Theatre Shows in Exeter

Exeter Theatre

 

The University has a theatre right at the heart of its Streatham campus. The Exeter Northcott Theatre is a 460 seat venue hosting a professional programme of events from family theatre to world-class opera.  The University has many venues for theatrical performance, from practising spaces and performing halls in Kay House, to the open space of the Forum Street and Piazzas.  


The University of Exeter has a strong Drama department, currently 1st in the National Student Survey (2012). Combining practise and research in an exciting combination, the department is also internationally renowned for world-leading research.


There are also a large number of theatrical student-led societies at the University of Exeter. From contemporary musicals to renditions of Greek tragedy, there is a great choice of theatre to be involved with, or to go and enjoy.
 

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 Cuckoo's Nest 

Cuckoo's Nest

11th - 13th September 2014 at 19:30

£13.50 - £21.50

Following their spectacular Indian Tempest in 2012 we’re delighted to welcome back one of the most thrilling and influential theatre companies to emerge out of the South West. Tickling your imagination and touching your heart, Footsbarn Travelling Theatre...

 Simon Callow: The Man Jesus 

Simon Callow: The Man Jesus

14th September 2014 at 19:30

£22.50

This extraordinary play looks back two thousand years to witness key moments in the life of ‘the man Jesus’, through the eyes of the people who knew him. Simon Callow, one of Britain’s best-loved actors, performs this fresh...

 Romeo & Juliet 

Romeo & Juliet

23rd - 27th September 2014 at 19:30

£13.50 - £21.50

Set amongst the princes and nobles of Verona, this dynamic new production combines the purity and beauty of Shakespeare’s original text with entrancing contemporary street dance. Caught between the long-running and bitter feud of their families, the Montagues...

 RAW Emerging Arts Platform 

RAW Emerging Arts Platform

2nd - 4th October 2014 at 19:30

£8.00

Following the annual RAW Platform during the Ignite Festival in June, we present a new Autumn event – a programme of the best new work, created by recent graduates of the University of Exeter Drama Department. The programme...

 The Queen's Knickers 

The Queen's Knickers

5th October 2014 at 15:00

£11.00

Get your knickers in a twist with this classic comedy for wise young children. What would you do if you lost the Queen’s pants? Dilys, the Queen’s maid, is the royal custodian of her Majesty’s ‘intimate apparel’, otherwise...

 Park 

Park

9th - 10th October 2014 at 19:30

£11.50 - £19.50

Park is an urban oasis, a place of refuge from ordinary life where eight characters play, fight, fall in love and learn to survive. In this playground of relationships, young lovers wrestle in a historic fountain, a graffiti...

 1984  

1984

14th - 18th October 2014 at 19:30

£16.50 - £24.50

A new adaptation created by Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan April, 1984. 13:00. Comrade 6079, Winston Smith, thinks a thought, starts a diary, and falls in love. But Big Brother is always watching, and the door to Room 101...

 An Elephant in the Garden 

An Elephant in the Garden

22nd - 25th October 2014 at 19:00

£13.50 - £15.00

1945. Dresden, Germany. Lizzie, her mother - and an elephant from the zoo, flee the Allied fire-bombing in the end-game of the Second World War. Escaping the Allies’ advance from the West - and also the advancing Russian...

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