open air theatre

Joey the Lips

Event Date: 
31/07/2019 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The nation's funkiest 10 piece band with an insanely loyal local following. We bring you 3 great vocalists, a driving rhythm section and a kicking horn section that won't stay still for a second. This band really do love what they do; their on-stage energy is infectious and they create a fantastic atmosphere.

Abba's Angels

Event Date: 
27/07/2019 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

One of the UK's premier Abba Tribute Bands made up of full time singers and musicians who have dedicated their careers to the love of music.

Pure Queen

Event Date: 
26/07/2019 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

Pure Queen have been captivating audiences around the UK and abroad with their award winning tribute act and full live band experience of Pure Queen.

The Take That Experience

Event Date: 
24/07/2019 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The Take That Experience bring you all the music and choreography you'd expect, along with an absolutely infectious enthusiasm.

Open air theatre comes to Exmouth

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Sun, 07/03/2016 - 2:25pm

Enjoy a picnic in the park and a hilarious performance of Canterbury Tales

Exmouth’s Manor Gardens will be the setting for an open air production of Canterbury Tales, performed by The Pantaloons theatre company on Wednesday 10 August.

The production – to be staged in Phear Park - is a funny new adaptation, making Chaucher’s Canterbury Tales accessible to all ages.

The performance starts at 7pm, with gates opening from 6pm for setting up seating and picnic.

Councillor Iain Chubb, East Devon District Council’s portfolio holder for the Environment said: “The...

Open air theatre returns to East Devon

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Fri, 06/03/2016 - 11:15pm

Book up for Gulliver’s Travels in Connaught Gardens on Sunday (June 5)

Sidmouth’s best loved garden will be the setting for an open air production of Gulliver’s Travels being performed by The Pantaloons theatre company on Sunday June 5.

The production – to be staged in Connaught Gardens - is a funny new adaptation based on the book by Jonathan Swift and begins at 7pm.

Later in the summer on August 10, a family-friendly production of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales will be staged by The Pantaloons in the Manor Gardens in Exmouth, again beginning at 7pm.

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Open air theatre comes to East Devon

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Mon, 06/08/2015 - 12:01pm

Open air theatre, including works by Shakespeare and Jane Austen, will be staged in two of East Devon’s best loved parks this summer.

Four touring theatre companies are bringing their productions to the beautiful Connaught Gardens in Sidmouth and Manor Gardens in Exmouth in a joint project between East Devon District Council’s StreetScene and Countryside departments. Topping the bill will be The Tempest, Much Ado about Nothing, Hamlet, Pride and Prejudice and the Triumph of Love.

Cllr John O’Leary, the district council’s Culture Champion, said: “These gardens have wonderful...

Gawain and the Green Knight at Poltimore

Authored by Kickline
Posted: Mon, 08/04/2014 - 10:17am

Hopefully you’ve had a great summer so far. However if you’re already running short of things to do with the family, Four of Swords Theatre has an evening for you that will turn a great summer into a legendary one.

The Exeter based company is reprising its family blockbuster Gawain and The Green Knight from 7 - 9 August at Poltimore House just outside Exeter.

Tickets at just £10 are available from www.four-of-swords.com where you’ll also find out more about the show and about the company which counts amongst its hits sold-out productions of Jekyll and Hyde, also performed...