The Bike Shed Theatre

UK Theatre Awards 'Most Welcoming Theatre 2013'

Opening Times: 5pm - Midnight (2am on Friday & Saturday); Sunday: 5pm - 11pm

The Bike Shed Theatre

An award-winning programme of new work from emerging companies shown in our intimate brick-lined auditorium. Read more

“The arrival of the Bike Shed Theatre has electrified the city’s arts scene.” Exeter Living

“The enterprising Bike Shed is keeping theatre alive in Exeter ” The Guardian

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Our stylish bar has won acclaim for its wonderful selection of cocktails, and we've also a fine selection of beers, wines and cider.
Click HERE for the menu.


Our bar is open from noon, with antipasti plates of cured meats, cheeses and marinated vegetables, homemade soups and stews, and glorious coffees.

Location, Parking & Access

Central Exeter. Click here for details. See below for address.


9pm onwards every weekend

Thursday Night LIVE! Live music every thursday and top DJs every weekend.
For more details & the line-up click here

Box Office

The best way to buy tickets is through this website - just go to the What's On section and click on the show you'd like to see. Alternatively call the Box Office on (01392) 434169.
NB there is a £1 fee to book over the phone.

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Upcoming Shows

  • Rove

    - Saturday 26th September

    With live folk music, this show or anyone who has ever tried to untangle a family anecdote, or wished they knew more about where they came... more

  • Portrait

    Monday 28th September 7:30p.m.

    A frank and funny look at identity and roles models, inspired by Racheal’s own experiences. Through music, dance and poetry Portrait... more

  • The Talisman

    - Friday 2nd October

    ‘It has survived for a thousand years yet few are aware of its existence. Once you come into contact with it, it has the power to control... more

  • See what's on for more details

BikeShedTheatre on Twitter

  • RT @ChloeWhipple: Longest serving sofa @BikeShedTheatre narrowly survives the dump run #refurbishment #phew #pew


  • Our next show #rove is 'an interwoven tapestry of gentle storytelling that's really beautiful' (Londonist) Come see from 22 Sep


  • RT @lyngardner: Refusing limits: Why the government must fund disability arts


  • Spread the word! Just 2 days to nab £5 tix for our original family christmas show, with live music & set in #exeter.


  • Join us for Portrait, a frank and funny look at life through the eyes of a black woman.

    Aug. 27, 2015

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