Cygnet Theatre

Cygnet Theatre
Friars Gate, Exeter, Devon, EX2 4AZ
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  • Website www.cygnetnewtheatre.com

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Cygnet New Theatre

The Cygnet Theatre is drama school which was founded in 1980

It developed from a collaboration between the Northcott Theatre, Monica Shallis and Mary Evans.

It is now a full-time training company with a studio theatre and also undertakes occasional touring.

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There are 12 events at this location

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The Brexit Club (7pm)

Substance & Shadow Theatre bring you an original tale of intolerance, alienation and Findus crispy pancakes!!! It's the 23rd June - the day of the Euro Referendum and just another lunch time in the works canteen for cousins Len Silver and Melvyn Gould and their colleagues, but beneath their love of haute cuisine…

Fri 3 Feb

The Brexit Club (8.30pm)

Substance & Shadow Theatre bring you an original tale of intolerance, alienation and Findus crispy pancakes!!! It's the 23rd June - the day of the Euro Referendum and just another lunch time in the works canteen for cousins Len Silver and Melvyn Gould and their colleagues, but beneath their love of haute cuisine…

Ed Aczel: Foreign Policy

“Edward Aczel is perhaps Britain’s greatest living anti-comedian” Guardian No Aczel show would be complete without a prediction of the forthcoming apocalypse and ‘Foreign Policy’ is no different. Come along – it'll probably be fine –remember just think peace for a bit guys… yeah? “Still the master of the genre” ★★★…

Feeding The Darkness

Journeymen Theatre Immersive in style, Feeding the Darkness frames verbatim and 'faction' monologues, duologues and poetry as a series of 'ministries' which challenge our ignorance and avoidance of this sensitive and disturbing subject. It features wide-ranging material such as the experiences of the mother of Pte…

Sat 28 Jan

£7.70 / 01392 277189

Gala Concert

South West Classical Events South West Classical Events presents a classical extravaganza with leading vocalists and instrumentalists from the classical music world in South Devon. The programme features a professional classically trained duo Bellavoci, represented by a soprano Donna Marie Broomfield and tenor…

Sat 18 Feb

£14.85 some concessions / 01392 277189

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Ham & Passion

DeNada Dance Theatre DeNada Dance Theatre present a gender-bending evening of seductive and provocative dance choreographed by Carlos Pons Guerra. From a dingy cabaret in Civil War Barcelona, where a drag artiste murders her fascist lover backstage, passing through a lustful duel of seduction between two machos, and…

Thu 23 Feb

£13.20 some concessions / 01392 277189

Much Further Out Than You Thought

by Giles Roberts Lance Corporal James Randall left tours of duty in Helmand six years ago, but Helmand is still far from leaving him. A fragmented story of fathers and sons, heroes and failures, in which the worlds of civilian Britain and frontline Afghanistan collide. Much Further Out Than You Thought shines a…

Sat 11 Mar

£11 some concessions / 01392 277189

Nzingabeth! Or When Ana Met Virginia

NZINGABETH! or When Ana Met Virginia is a new show devised by a trio of South West artists: Sasha Herriman from The Bluebirds, Gloria Lawrence from Storytree, and Philip Kingslan John from Four of Swords. NZINGABETH! is a musical show for schools and theatres which challenges notions of nationality, race and gender. It…

Fri 12 May

£15.40 some concessions / 01392 277189

Sat 13 May

£15.40 some concessions / 01392 277189

Old Herbaceous

Old Herbaceous with Giles Shenton as 'Herbert' by Alfred Shaughnessy from the novel by Reginald Arkell. Giles Shenton, as Old Herbaceous, keeps us engrossed, entertained, amused and emotionally engaged. Old Herbaceous is an acute and sometimes hilarious observation of relationships between the classes in a gentler…

Sat 11 Feb

£13.20 / 01392 277189

Rachel Parris: Best Laid Plans

The award-winning musical comedian as seen on Austentatious, The IT Crowd and Murder In Successville presents a collection of songs, stories and stand-up about not having it all.

Twelfth Night

Sun & Moon Theatre Company 'In delay there lies no plenty youth's a stuff will not endure' Christmas 1916. While war wages on, those back at home in Illyria try to forget and seize the day, seeking distraction through frivolity, solace, and companionship. When refugee twins, Viola and Sebastian, are…

Fri 17 Feb

£9.35 / 01392 277189

Wren Music - Singing Her Story

Wren Music returns to Cygnet Theatre to host a concert in celebration of International Women's Day. This concert is the finale of a short project led by Sarah Owen and Marilyn Tucker, with a chorus of women recruited especially for the occasion. Come along to hear songs and stories in celebration of women's lives…

Fri 17 Mar

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