Theatre in Plymouth

Theatre Royal

One of England's largest regional theatres, the Theatre Royal features large-scale touring and homegrown productions on the main stage, the Lyric. Its studio space, the Drum, is renowned for featuring new writing.
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Newton Abbot Races

In a glorious collision of smartly dressed county set and hard-bitten gambling fraternity, the 19-fixture jumps season here lasts all summer. The course is a flat, mile-long, oval, left-hand circuit, with seven fenc…
Theatre in Exeter

Bike Shed

Emerging writers are profiled in the Bike Shed's rough 'n' ready subterranean, brick-lined performance space. Its vintage cocktail bar makes a hip setting for live music and DJ sets on Friday and Saturday nights.
Arts Centre in Exeter

Exeter Phoenix

Exeter's art and soul, the Phoenix is a buzzing blend of indie cinema, a performance space, galleries and a cool cafe-bar (snacks to 7pm).
Arts Centre in Plymouth

The House

Bijou performance space run by Plymouth University, which showcases work by emerging writers and performers, and dance pieces.
Cinema in Plymouth

Plymouth Arts Centre

Combines a cracking independent cinema, modern-art exhibitions and a smart cafe-bar.
Cinema in Exeter

Exeter Picturehouse

An intimate, independent cinema, screening mainstream and art-house movies.
Cinema in Totnes


An atmospheric independent cinema with a strong international program.
Arts Centre in Dartmouth & the Dart Estuary


Hosts small-scale theatre and dance, plus live music and films.
Cinema in Kingsbridge

Kings Cinema

A sweet, three-screen movie house, towards the top of Fore St.