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Your guide to What's On this weekend

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Thu, 07/02/2015 - 10:21am

Your essential guide to what’s on in and around Exeter this weekend.

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HELP! Friday & Saturday, Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter Viki is not coping. Taking you from the dairy aisle of Sainsbury’s to the green turf of Ascot, via a disco of dirty secrets with a euro-pop soundtrack; HELP! is about falling apart and pulling yourself together again. This moving, joyous show is for anyone who has ever struggled. http://www.bikeshedtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/help-1/

The Triumph of Love Friday & Saturday, Cygnet Theatre, Exeter What is a princess to do when she is in...

Your guide to What's On this weekend

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Fri, 06/12/2015 - 8:11pm

Don't make any plans for the weekend until you've checked out our guide to what's on in and around Exeter.

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Figs in Wigs: Show Off Friday & Saturday, Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter Figs in Wigs are out to reinvent themselves. Witness this playful five-piece find their calling as comedians, dancers, visual artists, musicians and circus entertainers in 'Show Off', a tongue-in-cheek variety show (without the variety). Tickets £10 (£8). www.bikeshedtheatre.co.uk

Tribes & Tribulations Friday & Saturday, Barnfield Theatre, Exeter Tribes and Tribulations is...

Exmouth Carnival Spring Fun Day

Event Date: 
16/05/2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Venue: 
The Strand, Exmouth

Exmouth Carnival Spring Fun Day - Saturday 16th May, The Strand, Exmouth, 9.00am - 5.00pm

There will be over 60 stalls selling plants, handmade gifts, crafts and jewellery, toys, cakes, clothing, ceramics plus lots, lots more.

In addition to this we will have owls and birds of prey from the Bird & Owl Sanctuary, animals from The World of Country Life, a children’s entertainer, face painting, an inflatable assault course, toddler soft play area, rodeo ride, balloon modelling and traditional adults and children's games.

Throughout the day Bay FM will be...

Your essential guide to What's On this weekend

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Fri, 03/13/2015 - 7:55am

Your essential guide to what’s on in and around Exeter this weekend.

THEATRE

Vienna Festival Ballet's 35th Anniversary Gala Friday, 7.30pm, Exeter Corn Exchange Vienna Festival Ballet's reflection on 35 years of performing classical ballets all over the world will take you on an unforgettable journey through the best of ballet in one magical evening. Tickets £21 adults, £15 under 16s. http://www.exeter.gov.uk/cornexchange

Milked Friday & Saturday, Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter A black comedy about friendship, unemployment – and a cow called Sandy. Tickets: £12/£8...

Your guide to what's on this weekend

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Thu, 03/12/2015 - 1:46pm

Your essential guide to what’s on in and around Exeter this weekend.

THEATRE

Vienna Festival Ballet's 35th Anniversary Gala Friday, 7.30pm, Exeter Corn Exchange Vienna Festival Ballet's reflection on 35 years of performing classical ballets all over the world will take you on an unforgettable journey through the best of ballet in one magical evening. Tickets £21 adults, £15 under 16s. http://www.exeter.gov.uk/cornexchange

Milked Friday & Saturday, Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter A black comedy about friendship, unemployment – and a cow called Sandy. Tickets: £12/£8...

Your guide to What's On this weekend

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Fri, 03/06/2015 - 10:44am

Don't make any plans for the weekend until you've checked out our guide to the best of what's on in and around Exeter.

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Exeter Comedy Club Friday, 8.30pm, Exeter Corn Exchange Exeter Comedy Club continues to feature the best comedy talent around. Tonight’s line-up features Tom Deacon, Peter White, Carly Smallman and Jamali Maddix. Over 16s only. http://www.exeter.gov.uk/cornexchange

Infinity Pool: A re-telling of Madame Bovary Friday & Saturday, 7.30pm, Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter Emails unopened, cup-a-soup undrunk, a secret in the stock room; Emma...

Standby For Tape Back-Up by Ross Sutherland

Event Date: 
23/03/2015 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Venue: 
The BikeShed Theatre, Exeter

“Two years ago, I found a videotape in my loft. On it: one and a half films, one quiz show and two sit-coms. Somehow, it became the story of my life” (Ross Sutherland)

After a hard-drive crash and a near death experience, Ross Sutherland found himself house-bound with only one thing for company: an old videotape that once belonged to his granddad.

Over the months that followed, Ross memorised every second of the tape. Slowly, he learnt how to manipulate the images into telling the story of his life. The videotape allowed Ross to open a dialogue with his late grandfather,...

Milked by Simon Longman

Event Date: 
10/03/2015 - 7:30pm to 14/03/2015 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
The Bike Shed, Exeter

Pentabus Theatre Company presents

Milked By Simon Longman

Paul can’t find a job. Snowy can’t find himself. A tender, pertinent portrayal of rural life, unemployment, friendship and a cow called Sandy. A riotous black comedy from one of the UK’s most exciting new playwrights.

For ages 15+ Tickets: £5 Tuesdays, £10/£8 Wednesday - Saturday

http://www.bikeshedtheatre.co.uk/whats-on/

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Ablutions at The Bike Shed Theatre

Authored by PMM_2014
Posted: Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:05pm

24th to 28th February, tickets from £5

Ablutions by the award-winning FellSwoop visits The Bike Shed Theatre from 24th to 28th February following its sell-out run at Edinburgh Festival 2014. Adapted from the novel, by Man Booker Prize shortlisted author, Patrick deWitt – it is an inventive fusion of music and theatre. A heady mix of vice, violence and debauchery - Ablutions is a whiskey-soaked portrait of a bartenders descent into drink and divorce, the ultimate in dark modern drama.

Picture yourself as a Los Angeles bartender, sipping top-shelf whiskey and watching your...

Your guide to What's On this weekend

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:05pm

Your guide to the best music, events and activities taking place in and around Exeter this weekend.

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After the Accident Friday & Saturday, Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter Highly accessible and utterly engrossing, this award winning drama takes you on a highly charged journey where forgiveness and redemption are set against guilt, rage and despair. Through brilliant storytelling and recognisable characters, experience a fascinating insight into Restorative Justice; a process which tries to repair something of the harmful consequences of crime. This riveting production...

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