Today to Fri 18 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Dark Matter  -  Charlie Dore with Julian Littman
A very special evening of eclectic, contemporary folk as Charlie Dore, one of the UK’s most respected songwriters teams up with multi-instrumentalist Julian Littman of Steeleye Span to share her brand new album, Dark Matter.
The Flavel Flavel Place Dartmouth

More details - Richard Herring  -  Oh Frig I'm 50!
“Podfather” and star of Radio 4’s Relativity, Richard Herring gets to the half century (against all odds) and looks at how his life has changed in the last decade, from irresponsible, single kidult, literally fighting his way through a mid-life crisis, to married father who is mid-way to the telegram from the Queen
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Akram Khan's Giselle  -  English National Ballet Live to Screen
Hailed as ‘a masterpiece of 21st century dance’ from English National Ballet, Akram Khan’s Giselle comes to cinemas for the first time in 2018, giving ballet fans the opportunity to see this award-winning production in glorious high definition on the big screen.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Men are from Mars - Will they Return?  -  John Ellwood
After his sell out talk on the ESA’s Rosetta Mission, Dr John Ellwood (consultant to ESA on the Mars programme) will take us on a new journey - to the planet Mars. Many nations have tried to get to the red planet, but few have succeeded.
The Flavel Flavel Place Dartmouth
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Manon  -  ROH Live to Screen
Manon’s brother Lescaut is offering her to the highest bidder when she meets Des Grieux and falls in love. They elope to Paris, but when Monsieur G.M. offers Manon a life of luxury as his mistress she can’t resist.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Thu 3 May

More details - An Evening with Sunny Ormonde
Sunny has been playing the “outrageous and raunchy" Lilian Bellamy in Radio 4’s The Archers for the past 16 years and has become one of the listeners’ most favourite characters!
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Mon 7 May

More details - Macbeth  -  NT Live to Screen
Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris, will see Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Thu 10 May

More details - An American In Paris  -  The West End Production
With a record-setting 28 five-star reviews from critics, An American in Paris is coming from London’s West End to The Flavel. This breathtakingly beautiful Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar® winning MGM film, tells the impassioned story of discovering love in the ‘City of Light’.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Wed 16 May

More details - Henning Wehn  -  Das Neuen Materialen Nachten
Join the German Comedy Ambassador for Teutonic jolliness at its best. Expect some old favourites and plenty of new ideas. Some might call it work-in-progress but Henning prefers to describe it as masterpiece-under-construction.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Thu 17 May

More details - Coleton Fishacre - Trust10 trail run at Coleton Fishacre
A free monthly 10k trail run along the rugged South West Coast Path and through Coleton Fishacre garden. Free, fun, informal, forever and for everyone. Come and Trust10 with us. Registration is on the day at 8.30am in Coleton Fishacre car park and the run starts at 9am.
Coleton Fishacre, Brownstone Road, Kingswear,
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Coleton Fishacre - Artist in residence
On selected dates in spring, artist in residence Jo Turner will be in the garden capturing the views of Coleton Fishacre. Jo specialises in landscapes, buildings, objects and people, mostly working in pen and ink, as well as water colours.
Coleton Fishacre, Brownstone Road, Kingswear,
Sun 22 Apr, Sun 29 Apr

More details - Greenway - Spring walk with a ranger
Why not join one of the countryside rangers for a walk through Greenway garden out to part of the estate' On the walk you will find out about the work that the National Trust rangers do to care for this special place. Booking Not Needed. Children are very welcome. Dogs on leads welcome.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,

More details - Greenway - Spring flower walks
Why not join the gardeners at Greenway for a free walk and talk through the glorious woodland garden filled with spring flowers. Greenway’s romantic woodland garden is renowned for its spring flowers - from camellias to rhododendrons, as well as swathes of spring bulbs.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Greenway - 'Agatha Christie & Collins' exhibition
An exhibition of Christie’s ’secret’ letters to her longstanding publisher HarperCollins is on display in the Walled Garden, created to celebrate HarperCollins’ 200th anniversary.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Greenway - Greenway garden blitz
On the first Wednesday of each month the garden team blitz an overgrown or neglected area of garden - can you help' The work involves cutting down or digging out weeds, brambles, overgrown shrubs and moving debris to the shredder or bonfire. No gardening skills are necessary.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Wed 2 May

More details - Greenway - Dawn chorus walk
Would you like to join the ranger team for an opportunity to listen to and identify early morning bird song, whilst taking a walk on the beautiful Greenway estate' To make it even more worth your while, the walk finishes with coffee, tea and bacon sandwiches. Booking Essential. Phone: 01803 842382.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Sun 13 May

More details - Greenway - Book club
Why not bring a picnic to enjoy while you relax and informally discuss one of Agatha Christie’s books' Visit Greenway’s website nearer the time to find out which book will be the focus, but even if you’ve never read the book, the evening is a good chance to enjoy good company and lively
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Fri 18 May

More details - Higher Ash Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Evolving garden, high up in South Devon countryside. Sitting in 2½ acres there is a large kitchen garden terraced into the hillside with adjoining orchard. Vibrant array of azaleas and rhododendrons surround the barns and courtyard. Farmhouse is surrounded by a mix of herbaceous borders, shrubs and lawns.
Higher Ash Farm, Dartmouth
Sun 13 May, Sun 20 May

More details - Vintage Weekend
Step back in time to the 1930s and 40s on April 21st– 22nd at the John Fowler Holiday Park. The The entertainment during the weekend, is second to none. On Saturday, be blown away by the powerful vocal talents of Radio 2 regular Louise Parker, who interprets swing, blues and gospel classics with style and passion.
St Mary’s Road, Brixham
Sat 21 Apr and Sun 22 Apr

More details - Brixham Fish Market Tours
Now in it’s 9th year, Brixham Fish Market Tours are still proving to be very popular, even with the very early start of 6am. A chance to see behind the scenes and the hustle and bustle of the world famous Brixham Fish Market, culminating in a delicious fish breakfast at Rockfish.
Brixham Fish Market, The Quay, Brixham
Wed 9 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Pilgrim of Brixham FREE Open Day - Heritage Sailing Trawler
Pilgrim is the oldest surviving trawler built and rigged in Brixham. Come aboard and see how they did things in 1895 and explore Brixham’s unique fishing and sailing heritage. We provide free guided tours.
Town Pontoon, Brixham Harbour, opposite Prince William pub.
Mon 14 May

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More details - Ape and Cake
Join us for an exclusive opportunity to eat cake with the apes at Paignton Zoo! Learn about our primates with the chance to quiz keepers about what really makes apes tick! Enjoy presentations and a guided tour of the orang-utan, gorilla and gibbon enclosures. All of this plus a delicious slice of cake!
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Totnes Road
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Kast off Kinks
FEELING KINKY? The Kast off Kinks are actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made The Kinks a household name.
PALACE THEATRE, Palace Avenue, Paignton
Thu 10 May

More details - Learn to Lindy Hop/Swing Dance @ The Lucky 7 Club!
Learn to Lindy Hop/Swing Dance Swing into Spring!! Our Lindy Hop/Swing Dance night is becoming very popular and people want to dance every week so we have booked one of the best in the biz for a Friday night course 7.00pm – 8.00pm.
Dendy Road, Paignton

More details - Beats & Boogie @ The Lucky 7 Club!
Celebrate Record Store Day at The Lucky 7 Club The record store has made a come-back, vinyl is super trendy but for some of us it didn’t ever go away!
Dendy Road, Paignton
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Boom! Bang! Kapow! K&Q’s Burlesque & Boogie @ The Lucky 7 Club!
Hold on tight folks – it’s going to be a riotous one! Big costumes high energy, plenty of attitude and the return of one of the biggest names in burlesque – a gal who swapped Yorkshire for Shanghai for 5 years – she’s back – Anna Fur Laxis! It’s going to be a hell of a show!
Dendy Road, Paignton
Sat 28 Apr

Rob Heron And The Tea Pad Orchestra @ The Lucky 7 Club! More details - Rob Heron And The Tea Pad Orchestra @ The Lucky 7 Club!
ROB HERON & THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA We are really thrilled to have the fantastic Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra playing at The Lucky 7 Club!
Dendy Road, Paignton
Sat 12 May
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More details - Coastal Clean-Ups
Join our Coastal Crew and help us keep the shores clean! In 2018, Living Coasts will be running a series of beach cleans around Torbay, with the first one at Preston Beach on 12th May 2018.
Preston Beach, Paignton
Sat 12 May

More details - Divertimento String Quartet concert
Divertimento String Quartet give around 20 concerts a year. They enjoy exploring the rich and varied string quartet repertoire and their engaging introductions present the music in an informal and approachable style. The perfect sound of four strings is thought to be closest to the sound of a quartet of voices.
St Johns Church, Bridgetown, Totnes
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Portrait Sculpture in Clay
The courses aim to give you solid practical skills and an enthusiasm that you will take with you. I offer you my 35 years experience and my love of figurative sculpture.
The Mansion 36A Fore St Totnes
Thu 3 May to Sun 6 May

More details - Ensemble Moliere: Telemann and his Friends in Paris
In 1737, Telemann travelled to Paris where he met with the foremost French musicians of the day - including Blavet, Guinon, and Forqueray. They performed 12 sets of “Paris Quartets” together - with Telemann on the harpsichord!
St Mary’s Church, High Street, Totnes
Sat 28 Apr

More details - St George’s Day Lunch
3 courses of English classics with coffee and petit fours
Buckland Tout-Saints, Kingsbridge
Mon 23 Apr

More details - Ladies That Lunch - Spring Gardens with Chris Holdsworth
Cocktail on arrival, 2 course lunch with a glass of wine, coffee and petit fours
Buckland Tout-Saints, Kingsbridge
Tue 15 May

More details - Shalamar - Friends 35th Anniversary Tour
Shalamar - Friends 35th Anniversary Tour. Artists performing: Shalamar.: Tickets avaiable.
Princess Theatre, Torquay
Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Lost City Of Z Exhibition
Date: 25 October 2017 - 28 April 2018 For the first time a substantial exhibition, ’The Lost City of Z’ on the legendary Torquay-born explorer, Col.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Today to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Torquay Museum Bay Brass Concert
Torquay Museum Bay Brass Concert Bay Brass Torquay is a friendly band based in the English Riviera with a wide range of ages who enjoy playing together. Their repertoire is varied and continually expanding. They meet and rehearse regulary and play varied sets.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Unwritten Archives
Date: 28 April 2018 UNWRITTEN ARCHIVES On Saturday, 28th April, Torquay Museum is pleased to host the Friends of Devon’s Archives in their Spring Meeting. Opening with tea/coffee at 09:45, the day involves a series of talks as follows - ’JMW Turner in the West Country’ by Prof.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Ghost Hunt Night Hunt At Torquay Museum
Fancy a spine-chilling ghost hunting night in a spooky, atmospheric Victorian museum? Well if you’re fascinated by ghosts and the paranormal, and have ever wondered if there really is something “on the other side”, then now is your chance to join the Ghosts and Paranormal Seekers team on a blood-chilling paranormal...
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Sat 5 May

More details - Murder Mystert at Torquay Museum - The Curse Amenhotep
Torquay Museum is the unique setting for an exciting and unusual fully interactive Ancient Egyptian Murder Mystery evening. A priceless Egyptian artefact has been stolen - the Stone of Amenhotep. A murder has been committed. Is this the infamous Curse of Amenhotep or is it a robbery gone wrong?
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Sat 12 May

More details - TapUK 2018
The 24th Annual UK Tap Dance Festival. Dance workshops with top instructors, performance opportunity and parties.
TLH Leisure Resort, Torquay
Fri 18 May to Mon 21 May

More details - Dartington Live: Felix’s Machine with Plaid
Felix Thorn is an artist who creates music using audiovisual sculptures designed and constructed by himself. The project Felix’s Machines was originally built as an acoustic set of machines intended for gallery exhibitions, installations and intimate performances.
Studio 1, Space, The Dartington Hall Estate
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Dartington Live: Seb Rochford
Premiering an exciting new work, composer and drummer Seb Rochford (Polar Bear, Acoustic Ladyland) explores the theme of communication with an innovative exploration of immersive lighting design and acoustic music performed live by two drummers & two trombonists.
Studio 1, Space, The Dartington Hall Estate
Sat 5 May

More details - Dartington Live: History History History by Deborah Pearson
In a live commentary screening of a 1956 comedy about football, scheduled to premiere at the Corvin Cinema the week of the popular uprising against the USSR in Hungary, which lead to one of the largest refugee crises of the twentieth century, Deborah Pearson unlocks a surprisingly personal story.
Barn Cinema, The Dartington Hall Estate
Today and Sat 21 Apr

More details - Carito y Marina Weekend
A series of events, public discussions and exhibitions on the Dartington Hall estate to celebrate the lives and explore the legacy of the Rodriguez sisters, Carito and Marina, who came to Britain as child refugees during the Spanish Civil War and went on to become much loved teachers and to contribute so much to life
Hex Studio 30, Dartington Hall Estate, Totnes, Devon
Fri 27 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Dartington Hall Wedding Fair
Meet over 20 of the South West’s best suppliers and experts and let them inspire you. The fair will be packed with practical tips and ideas, and all the creativity, imagination and excitement you need to make your dream wedding a reality.
The Great Hall, Dartington Hall Estate, Totnes
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Merry May in the Deer Park
Join us for a nature-inspired family day in the Dartington Deer Park with maypole, dance, craft and music! Individual workshops are all bookable on the day. Refreshments on sale in the woodland. See a full programme of activities here:
The Deer Park, Dartington Hall
Sat 5 May

More details - Starshine
Illuminate your day with - Starshine. Featuring an array of talented performers who share one common purpose to ‘Entertain you’, the all new show for 2018, Starshine, promises an abundance of side - splitting comedy, powerful vocalists delivering dynamic songs and elegant dancers who are endlessly energetic.
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay
Tue 24 Apr, Wed 25 Apr, Tue 1 May, Wed 2 May, Tue 8 May, Wed 9 May, Tue 15 May, Wed 16 May, Tue 22 May, Wed 23 May, Tue 29 May, Wed 30 May, Tue 5 Jun, Wed 6 Jun, Tue 12 Jun, Wed 13 Jun

More details - Robert Temple - The Hypnotist Live & Outrageous
Join leading hypnotist Robert Temple on a fast-paced, laugh-out-loud and hysterical ride to the centre of your imagination! This is YOUR chance to become the star of this unforgettable show.
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay
Mon 30 Apr

More details - West End At The Movies
If you are passionate about music, love the magic of watching an epic musical on the big screen and enjoy the wonder of theatre, then the all new show, produced and directed by Colin Matthews, West End at the Movies, will be something you will not want to miss.
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay
Thu 3 May, Thu 10 May, Thu 17 May, Thu 24 May, Thu 31 May, Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Thu 28 Jun

More details - The Beach Boys Story
Back by popular demand! A unique opportunity to hear, played live, every chart hit America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows, Good Vibrations, I Get Around, Wouldn’t It Be Nice, Surfin’ USA, Fun Fun Fun, California Girls, Sloop John B and many more that you will know..
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay
Fri 4 May