TAKEOVER: A Festival of Spoken word- Produced by Apples and Snakes

Apples and Snakes Presents TAKEOVER! A week-long festival of spoken word! (Part Apples and Snakes 35 year anniversary) Apples and Snakes is the UK’s leading organisation for spoken word and performance poetry in the UK and this year we are celebrating 35 years of daring, artist driven, revolutionary poetry performance. 

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Launch of Venues South West – Routes In

We, along with Salisbury Playhouse have worked with a number of venues and organisations across the South West to create a document which provides programming  and artists support information for venues in the region.

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Party at the Bike Shed

Birthday? Anniversary? Bar mitzvah? Or just a fine excuse to cheer up your mates? Celebrate in our basement of wonder and curiosities before we close at the end of March. 

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Announcement: Over and Out

On March 31st, the curtain will fall for a final time, the last orders bell will fall silent and we’ll be left with memories.

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Find out why we are closing and other frequently asked questions.

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Sam Potter (Writer) on Hanna

In 2015 Sam Potter was awarded a place on the Channel 4 Playwright’s Scheme with Papatango. She spent a year as their Resident Playwright and Hanna is the result of that collaboration. Ahead of its London Premiere, she reveals how the play came about.

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Arts Council Artist Surgeries

As part of their ongoing commitment to supporting talent development, The Exeter Phoenix, has been working in partnership with The Bike Shed Theatre to invite Philip Butterworth from Arts Council England to offer a series of 1-2-1s with artists and arts organisations, the first of these will be on Monday 12th February and Monday 9th April.

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Only the Lonely – Artist Opportunity

As part of the launch events for the new Wellcome Centre for Cultures and Environments of Health at Exeter University, the Bike Shed Theatre has partnered with the Centre to deliver an event exploring the themes of loneliness and social isolation. The event will be on February 5th 2018, at Exeter Library.

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Festive Opening Hours

Festive opening hours for The Bike Shed Theatre and Cocktail Bar

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Pizza & Pasta from The Flat

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