What's On: Live arts & music

Curating programmes across music, film, live performance and contemporary visual art, Dartington Arts aims to animate our rural space with global perspective and profound experiences.

Our full programme can be found below, or use the yellow filter to browse specific programmes. Our Barn Cinema programme can be found here. For more about our work in the arts and how you can be involved, click here.

And don’t forget – Dartington membership is a great way to enjoy great savings on arts events whilst supporting our charitable work. Find out more here.


London Baroque: Les Amours Baroque

  • Fri 31st Jan 2020

Totnes Early Music Society. Outstanding viol player Charles Medlam and his daughter Hannah, a soprano, are joined by theorbo player Alex McCartney for a programme of 17th century songs and instrumental music. More Info >

Devon Baroque: 20th Anniversary Concert

  • Sun 16th Feb 2020

Devon Baroque celebrate their 20th birthday with a sparkling concert of concertos for multiple violins and the Handel Concerto Grosso that was the first piece the ensemble ever performed. More Info >

Open Mic at The Green Table

  • Thu 20th Feb 2020

Join us as listener or performer on the third Thursday of every month. Enjoy dinner, some local tipple and a great local line-up! Whatever your talent, we've got the stage for you! More Info >

Dartington Community Choir Spring Concert

  • 26/04/2020 to 27/04/2020

Dartington Community Choir proudly presents the celebrated baritone Roderick Williams singing Vaughan Williams’ dramatic "A Sea Symphony" and Stanford’s "Songs of the Fleet" with the choir, soprano Catherine Hamilton and the Dartington Sinfonietta. More Info >

David Walliams’ Mr Stink

  • 27/05/2020 to 28/05/2020

You’re invited to celebrate Annabelle’s 10th birthday, hosted by everyone’s favourite MP candidate, Janet Crumb! (Almost) everyone is welcome… that is, everyone apart from Chloe’s particularly smelly new friend, Mr Stink. More Info >