23rd November, 7:30pm
Tom Marshman blends creative technology, music and projection as he retraces the forgotten true story of a young local man arrested for gross indecency.
In the early 1950s, 17 year old Geoffrey Patrick Williamson was on the Exeter to Bristol train when he got into a conversation with another man, also travelling in his train compartment, who accused Geoffrey of making ‘improper approaches’.
The other man was...
30th November, 7:30pm
A raucous rebellious gig theatre show about a forgotten part of British history. On the 9th of June 1817, Jeremiah Brandreth assembles a crew of malcontents in a pub near Nottingham. Their plan is to march on London, overthrow the government, wipe out the National Debt and end poverty forever. What Jeremiah doesn’t know is that there is a spy in his ranks with other...
29th November, 6:00pm
Exhibition Preview: Friday 29 November, 6-8pm
This vibrant show is a yearly highlight in our visual arts programme, as we welcome submissions from artists working in all medium and genres, and present an exhibition flaunting the wealth and diversity of art in the South West and beyond.
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR CONSIDERATION.
First Prize – £500
Right Angle Framing Prize – £250
The Pound People’s Choice Prize...
21st December, 11:00am
21st December, 2:30pm
22nd December, 11:00am
22nd December, 2:30pm
23rd December, 11:00am
23rd December, 2:30pm
24th December, 11:00am
“The snow covered up the grass with her great white cloak and the frost painted all the trees silver…”
This festive season you and your families are invited to step into a theatrical worlds where giants are your neighbours and a once beautiful garden is stuck in everlasting winter. Explore an extraordinary friendship, and how even the grumpiest giant’s heart can melt when Spring finally comes.
The Pound arts centre offers a year round programme of performances, workshops, a youth theatre and exhibitions.
Our mission is to connect people through creativity.
A pre-show social, time to relax, work, meet up with friends, or grab a change of scenery with the little ones… All great ways to spend time in our café.
We are fully licensed and serve fresh, vegetarian and locally sourced food, including vegan and gluten free options.
The Pound offers a fully equipped auditorium seating 100 people. The seating can also be put away to create a large hall space. We have full AV capabilities and with a green room and technical booth it's the ideal place for performances, talks, conferences and classes.
Box office (01249) 701 628
General (01249) 712 618
Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 9.30pm