Top folk singer Emily Askew and her band kick off the new Totnes Early Music season with a programme based on Alchemy, their first album together which was hailed by The Times as "one of the albums of the year".
Impressive 4yr old large allotment style kitchen garden with enormous 60m x 9m polytunnel. Planted up with an interesting range of organic vegetables, herbs and flowers used to feed and beautify our two fantastic restaurants, the Field Kitchen here and the Duke of Cambridge, Islington, London.
Each day from 28 July – 25 August 2018, the beautiful estate at Dartington transforms into a thriving venue for Summer School concerts and events that are open to the public.
Visit dartington.org/summerconcerts full event programme.
Permutations is a new musical work by Freya Waley-Cohen, performed by Tamsin Waley-Cohen, and an architectural installation by Architect Finbarr O’Dempsey, Architectural Designer Andrew Skulina and supported by RIBA (The Royal Institute of British Architects).
Returning to Dartington after their unforgettable debut last summer, Nathaniel Mann and Robin Alderton’s Dead Rat Orchestra have gained a reputation as one of the most innovative ensembles on the UK music scene.
Book tickets here: www.dartington.
Now in its eighth year, the Ashburton Food & Drink Festival has been described as the perfect food festival and on Saturday 8th September, 2018 the town centre will be transformed again into a wonderful street market with a carnival atmosphere which includes music and street performers.
Vanessa Kirby (The Crown, NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire) and Eric Kofi Abrefa (The Amen Corner) feature in the cast of this brand new production, directed by Carrie Cracknell (NT Live: The Deep Blue Sea) and broadcast live from the National Theatre to cinemas.
Leveret is a unique collaboration between three of England’s finest folk musicians. Andy Cutting, Sam Sweeney and Rob Harbron are each regarded as exceptional performers and masters of their instruments.
HAREWOOD HOUSE - Plympton
Saturday 8th September- 7.30pm
Tickets £10 Available online www.psychicmediumnikkikitt.co.uk
Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the Uk with her successful Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
How did a simple girl from East Ham rise to become the most famous singer of her time?
Relive Dame Vera Lynn’s remarkable story from her early years in working men’s clubs through her time with the leading dance bands of the 1930s to her incredible wartime popularity and beyond to the 50s, 60s and 70s.
In 1963 Judith Durham, a shy young Australian jazz singer, joined Keith, Bruce and Athol to form The Seekers. Within a year they were one of the biggest selling bands in the world with number one hits in the UK, USA, Australia and many other countries.
Fougou Jazz is delighted to present Grammy Award winner and world renowned-jazz superstar Paul McCandless and the Bay-Area jazz trio Charged Particles who will be touring the UK and playing compositions from McCandless’ solo records.
Join us this Summer as we celebrate 250 years of the Royal Academy of Arts, inspired by artist Angelika Kauffmann and Plympton’s born and bred Joshua Reynolds. See the Parkers extensive collection of art.
Looking to get fit whilst enjoying the outdoors' GT Fitness runs a bootcamp all held within the gorgeous garden at Saltram. This fitness bootcamp is a great opportunity to get outdoors and active in the garden at Saltram. Gareth leads a one hour session three times a week.
Get a feel for how it would have been for the nurses and soldiers at Overbeck’s during its time as a Voluntary Aid Hospital for the Red Cross Society. You will be able to view the original autograph book signed by some of the soldiers and sign a replica. Booking Not Needed.
Reminiscent of the convalescing World War One soldiers at Overbeck’s, who amused themselves doing craft activities, such as decorating shells, making cardboard animals and raffia flowers. You can have a go at re-creating these each Wednesday in the schoo. Booking Not Needed.
Join one of the gardeners and take a seasonal tour of the garden, discovering its short but interesting history and amazing collection of rare and exotic plants. Normal admission charges apply. Booking Not Needed.