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.
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…
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.
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).
Bijou performance space run by Plymouth University, which showcases work by emerging writers and performers, and dance pieces.
Combines a cracking independent cinema, modern-art exhibitions and a smart cafe-bar.
An intimate, independent cinema, screening mainstream and art-house movies.
An atmospheric independent cinema with a strong international program.
Hosts small-scale theatre and dance, plus live music and films.
A sweet, three-screen movie house, towards the top of Fore St.