There’s culture on your doorstep, whether that’s from close to, further afield, from the ages or looking to the future. Here are just five in Devon from this week… ish.[Read more…] about Culture coups and opening up | 5 things in Devon
Art and Culture
3 Theatre Commissions
In 3 theatre commissions, the Exeter Phoenix is offering £3,000 of cash support is available for the region’s theatre and performance makers to develop new work to be shared in a special live event at the venue later in the year.
Call for films
Cine Sisters SW have put out an open call for films on the theme of ‘Open’ for their take over at the Exeter Phoenix.
Can you take snaps? Cine Sisters SW are after someone to document their takeover event. Are you the happy snapper for the job?
Social media commission
Cine Sisters South West, the collective of womxn working in film and living in Devon & Cornwall, are offering a social media commission for their May take over at the Exeter Phoenix.
Plymouth students win at Royal Television Society Awards 2021
Two students from Plymouth College of Art have won awards at this year’s Royal Television Society Devon & Cornwall Television Awards 2021. Third years Yergalem Carimini and Sonny Layton have gained great praise for their short films, La Volpe and 1977, winning the Craft Award for Production Design and Animation, respectively.
Harbour House in Kingsbridge is reopening its art gallery for exhibitions following several months of closure. And what better event to launch a new gallery programme than an exhibition of life drawings and paintings from the thriving Friday Life Drawing Group? Body Language ii opens at the South Devon art gallery in September.[Read more…] about Body Language ii / Harbour House gallery reopens
Former CID detective with the Avon and Somerset Constabulary and North Devon resident James D Mortain has launched the audiobook version of his new novel Dead Ringer, which was released back in March, before lockdown.[Read more…] about Win a free copy of James D Mortain’s new crime novel audiobook Dead Ringer
Iconic musical Grease had its 2020 tour put on hold, but the new tour is revving up its music and dance engines, ready to travel the UK and Ireland in 2021, kicking off at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.[Read more…] about 2021 Grease Tour to start at Theatre Royal Plymouth