The Bike Shed Theatre

UK Theatre Awards Most Welcoming Theatre 2013

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

'Dark Times'

Non-Theatre Events throughout August

As the Theatre goes 'Dark' for august and has its little summer break, when everyone runs off to the Edinburgh fringe. We have organised this tasty little line up for you of music, cinema and much more. Click to see August's Diary

Upcoming Shows

  • The Situation Room

    - Saturday 20th September

    It’s 1961 and the Cold War is reaching boiling point. East and West are on a collision course as revolution erupts in the small nation of... more

  • Knights

    Saturday 20th September 2:00p.m.

    It’s Toby’s stag and his best man Jack is determined to send him off with a bang. Toby’s old friend Malcolm isn’t sure about the whole... more

  • Framework In Progress

    - Sunday 16th November

    A chilled-out showcase of germinating ideas, presented by Framework, the artistic development arm of the Bike Shed... more

  • See what's on for more details

BikeShedTheatre on Twitter

  • We're making a scrumptious new show with @_AMINAL and they are doing some fundraising. Please help spread the word!


  • "Immersive theatre at its very best” Don't miss @OscarMikeActual's residency kicking off our Autumn season next week.


  • RT @IdeasTap: .@WBNtheatre are #crowdfunding for their residency at @BikeShedTheatre: #accelerator

    Sept. 1, 2014

  • @OscarMikeActual are looking for 2 Exeter based actors to join them for a weeks development on their show #Knights

    Aug. 30, 2014

  • September is nearly upon us and we're back to fill that theatre shaped hole in your life...

    Aug. 29, 2014

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The Bike Shed Theatre

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

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

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Our bar is open from 5pm, with antipasti plates of cured meats, cheeses and marinated vegetables

Location, Parking & Access

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


9pm onwards every weekend

Live music & and eclectic DJs every weekend.
For more details & the line-up click here

Box Office

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