Theatre, Dance & Events

Broken Spectacles
Broken Spectacles invite us into the kitchen preparations of Cupid’s wedding feast. H...
Friday 24th May 6:00pm, Lupton House, Churston Ferrers
One Step Theatre
Join One Step Theatre in an interactive performance based workshop exploring our relationship with the sea and plastic pollution. Young Sally struggles to reconcile her inner eco-warrior with her mum's battle to support a family under the pressures of modern life. If Not Now explores our relationship with the current plastic crisis, raising important environmental questions using playful storytelling and games. We invite those young and old to take part in this urgent conversation that will shape our futures for generations to come.
Saturday 25th May 2:30pm, Torre Abbey Learning Lab
Doorstep Arts
Join our family friendly dragonfly making workshop at the UNESCO Geopark festival. You will make big beautiful dragonflies on a big-scale, whilst exploring the world of just how big insects used to be and why. This event is drop-in with a maximum of 25 people in the room at a time, so during busy periods you might be asked to come back in a short while.
Friday 31st May 11:00am, Learning Lab, Torre Abbey
Paddleboat Theatre
Do you have an imaginary friend? A little piece of mischief only you can see? ​Sophia’s imaginary friend is called Mr. Whatsit. No matter where Sophia finds herself living, he’s always there with a new joke to tell and a new game to play. But when Sophia moves into her new foster home, Mr Whatsit finds himself unimagined! Now Sophia has a new imaginary friend – the glamourous, grown-up Margo. Can Mr. Whatsit’s childish playfulness keep him from being unimagined for good? And with her imaginary friends competing against each other, will Sophia manage to find her forever home?
Friday 31st May 12:00pm, The Lucky 7 Club
Friday 31st May 3:00pm, The Lucky 7 Club
Meet The Book Keepers - Pippy and Lizzibella  -  tellers of tantalizing tales and guardians of the intriguingly ingenious StoryGenerator. These intrepid explorers have been travelling the world, chasing clues and bright ideas, hunting for snippets of suspense and stealthily following unusual twists in the plot. Join them to see what secrets the StoryGenerator holds, hear their stories, create your own and bring them to life with movement and play. Suitable for ages 4-10.
Saturday 15th June 2:00pm, Torquay Library
Come and join Alice’s adventure down the rabbit hole and into her magical journey thr...
Saturday 3rd August 2:00pm, Palace Theatre, Paignton
Saturday 3rd August 6:30pm, Palace Theatre, Paignton
Sunday 4th August 12:00pm, Palace Theatre, Paignton