Live & Local - Surprising Shows In Surprising Places

The Live & Local Rural & Community Touring Scheme supports a network of voluntary organisations who bring their communities together to enjoy high-quality, entertaining and affordable professional live theatre, storytelling, music, dance, family & children's shows and film screenings in their local village hall, church or school.

Find out What's On in your area!

Visit the Live & Local Blog for news and stories

Visit DART for artist development opportunities

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The Big Picture Show

Big Picture Show
Bringing the latest movies to villages in the Midlands

Thank you to all the Friends who support Live & Local, your contributions mean a great deal and ensure we can continue to develop our rich and diverse Rural & Community Touring Scheme.

Special thanks to:

L Abba

K Ashdown

K Beastall

D Collins

A Coomber

M Dixon

K Dolbear

R Flude

D Howe

C Kulukundis

D Lowe

P Nutting

M Osborne

L Parkins

V Roberts

SJ Round






Developing Artists in Rural Touring (DART)

New opportunities for artists, promoters and audiences
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Rural Touring Dance Initiative (RTDI)

Live & Local bring something a little different to it's rural touring scheme: dance!

- find out more -

Inn Crowd: Live Performances In Pubs

A fabulous programme of live, high-quality spoken word performances in local pubs.

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Click county name below for a PDF version of the Spring 2020 What's On Brochure for:


Leicestershire & Rutland






and then print or download.


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