THEATRE

The Haunting of Romany Rye by Jane Bennett

Event Date: 
25/10/2012 - 8:00pm to 27/10/2012 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Manor Pavilion, Sidmouth
The highly acclaimed and innovative Nightshade Theatre Company bring you the premiere of this ghost story starring James Pellow Jane Benett and Janette Froud. Tickets: £12, performance at 8pm. Box Office: 01395 514413 http://www.manorpavilion.com

BONES: A new play by Jane Upton

Event Date: 
21/10/2012 - 7:30pm to 22/10/2012 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
The Bike Shed Theatre

Following a sell-out run at last year’s Edinburgh Festival, Fifth Word take their production of Jane Upton’s Bones on the road this Autumn and are coming to Exeter's Bike Shed on the 21st and 22nd of October. This production marks Fifth Word's first national tour, don't miss it.

Synopsis

I had this pet rabbit once. I used to hold it tight ‘til my knuckles went white. I held it tight so it couldn’t run. But it did. It dug itself out of the mud round the yard. I would have dug my way out and never come back if it wasn’t for her.

Nottingham,1998....

Kinky & Quirky's Burlesque and Boogie Night

Event Date: 
07/12/2012 - 9:00pm
Venue: 
Exmouth Pavilion
K& Q's 'Christmas Crackers' Burlesque and Boogie A glittery, stocking-filled spectacular with amazing entertainment, rockin' music, fun and frivolity! Devon's burlesque funsters Kinky & Quirky will be hosting another exciting and unmissable night which will have you laughing, whooping and shaking your tail feathers. Cabaret seating with dancefloor, dress to impress. Always the best burlesque party in the SW! www.kinkyandquirky.com "The best Saturday night I've had out in Exeter for a long time" Express & Echo Tickets £16.00 each Call 01395 222477 to book now. www.ledtickets.co.uk

Rosie Wilby presents How (not) to make it in Britpop

Event Date: 
19/11/2012 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter
From playing Glastonbury and Ronnie Scott’s to miming on children’s television, musician turned comedian Rosie Wilby looks back at the emotional rollercoaster of chasing stardom at the heady height of Britpop in How (not) to make it in Britpop – a revised version of her acclaimed 2011 Edinburgh Fringe show Rosie’s Pop Diary . Mixing stand up, storytelling and songs, Rosie delves into a personal treasure trove of old photos, fan letters, lyrics and reviews to trace the weird and wonderful story of a singer that nearly made it - from bizarre auditions, supporting Bob Geldof and Jamie Cullum to...

Quirk Theatre & Exeter Phoenix: The Emperor's Perfume

Event Date: 
12/12/2012 - 12:30pm to 05/01/2013 - 4:30am
Venue: 
Exeter Phoenix
Wed 12 Dec - 1:00pm, until Sat 5 Jan, £6.50 / £9.50 (£6.50) / £6 Sponsored by This Year's Show The famous parfumier of the town of Sniffniff creates the best scent in the land. One day the emperor, hearing of his smelly skills, demands that he create a new perfume, a perfume never smelt before, a perfume fit for a king, or else there will be trouble. The parfumier now needs your help to create the perfect pong.Together with his assistant, he needs to mix some special ingredients, and work out which scents are best. Which perfume will please the Emperor? What creates the perfect smell? What...

Theatre Alibi presents: Cabbage Heart

Event Date: 
24/11/2012 - 11:30am to 25/11/2012 - 2:30am
Venue: 
Exeter Phoenix
Sat 24 Nov - 11:30am, and 2:30pm and Sun 25 Nov, 11:30am and 2:30pm. Adult £8 (£6), Child £6, Family £24 Show Times Cabbage Heart • Sat 24 Nov, 11:30am Cabbage Heart • Sat 24 Nov, 2:30pm Cabbage Heart • Sun 25 Nov, 11:30am Cabbage Heart • Sun 25 Nov, 2:30pm A magical adventure with lots of drawing and painting live on stage! by Daniel Jamieson There’s a brave girl called Jelly who lives beside the sea. Best of all Jelly loves drawing - on pavements, on walls, on the beach, everywhere. But a little voice inside her says she’s rubbish. Then one day she discovers a secret garden full of giant...

Russell Kane brings Posturing Delivery to Exeter

Event Date: 
04/11/2012 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott Theatre
The Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner takes his most outrageous show yet, the brand new Posturing Delivery Tour, on the road. Russell considers that he might be one of the guys who never has a baby, why is this not a 'male subject' and plans to give birth, live on stage, then raise it - in front of you. Come along! Tickets £17.50 01392 493493 www.exeternorthcott.co.uk

Stones and Bones: a marvellous mix of history and mystery

Event Date: 
04/11/2012 - 3:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott Theatre
Squashbox Theatre’s new show is a marvellous mix of history and mystery! Find out all about archaeology and fossils, say hello to one of your stone-age ancestors, hear stories of giants and wizards, see a volcano erupting before your very eyes, and maybe even glimpse a dinosaur or two... There will be thrills and spills galore, but also lots of laughs, plenty of puppets, songs, slapstick, tall tales and crazy characters – all presented in unique Squashbox style! Tickets: £10, family ticket: £24 for 3 + up to 3 more £8 each. Suitable for children aged four-plus. Box office: 01392 493493 www...

Bringing adventure to Exeter's Barnfield Theatre

Authored by Chalk and Ward PR
Posted: Thu, 09/27/2012 - 3:47pm
Totnes based company, Lifedge, will be helping to bring a taste of adventure to Exeter with the announcement it will be sponsoring UK adventurer, Mark Beaumont’s upcoming UK tour, which will see him appear at Exeter’s Barnfield theatre on Friday October 19th. Lifedge was launched earlier this year by Scanstrut – a company that has been designing products for the demanding marine environment for over 25 years. The first product to be launched is the Waterproof iPad Case, designed to enable all outdoor enthusiasts to use their iPads in any location, no matter how extreme the conditions. 29 year...

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