The Big Sheep Events and Gigs

Events & Gigs

BIG sounds, BIG events and a BIG atmosphere is happening on our massive stage.

We are working hard to keep our live events safe during this difficult time so be assured that all of our live events will be covid secure for you.

Gigs

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Big Sheep Live Events

The Ewe-nion is our brand new area for you to enjoy daily live shows and entertainment outside while staying safe, and we hope you’ll love it! Each bubble is socially distanced and perfect to keep you safe and still enjoy the atmosphere!

The Big Sheep gig guide

Festival Camping

FESTIVAL CAMPING

from just £10 a night (per person)

The camping field will be available 1 hour before the music starts. Your must have left the field by 10am the following morning. Portaloos and Tap only.

PLEASE NOTE FESTIVAL CAMPING IS ONLY AVAILABLE WHEN YOU PURCHASE A TICKET FOR ONE OF OUR GIGS AND EVENTS LISTED ON THIS PAGE

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BAA-LLADIUM

Saturday 5th June

9 Yards • Big Al and the Wild Strawberries • The Rivals • Bicycle Repair Man

Come and be a part of something special, the first social distanced gig with The Big Sheep and The Palladium Club

dr dolittle

THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF DOCTOR DOLITTLE

Friday 11th June • 6pm

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The Plough Arts Centre & The BIG Sheep presents….

Illyria’s “The Further Adventures of Dr Dolittle”

BAA-LLADIUMS BIG DAY OUT!

Saturday 12th June

Mark Chadwick • Black Water County • Land of the Giants
3 Daft Monkeys • Sound of the Sirens • Samantics • Clatters

Come and be a part of something special, a social distanced gig with The Big Sheep and The Palladium Club

PAUL JONES FROM MANFRED MANN

Wednesday 16th June

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Ruggedly durable and timeless, the Blues is perhaps more popular today than it has ever been. Young musicians still cut their teeth on its enticing, 12-bar appeal, but its real rewards, true virtuosity, poise and knowledge, only come with age.

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

FROM THE SPECIALS:
NEVILLE STAPLE BAND

Friday 18th June

The original rude boy, and one of the undisputed forerunners of the ska movement. Best known for being the lead singer of The Specials, Neville is credited with changing the face of pop music not only once but twice.

MAD DOG MCREA

Friday 25th June

Mad Dog Mcrea never fail to capture their audience with their infectious songs.

FOLK WITH SOUL AND BLUES

FOLK WITH SOUL & BLUES

Sunday 4th July • 5pm

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This fundraising live music night is raising funds for the Plough Arts Centre

The line-up includes:

Soul Intention

The Medicaments

Johnny & June Tribute

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

SIMON & GARFUNKEL THROUGH THE YEARS

Thursday 8th July • 7pm

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‘Simon and Garfunkel Through the Years’ is the world’s most authentic sounding theatre show of it’s kind. With moving and powerful live performances and multimedia, the show takes a chronological journey through the friendship and behind the scenes of the greatest ever folk-rock duo.

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

BOOTLEG BEATLES v ROLLIN’ STONED

Saturday 10th July

The Palladium Club & The BIG Sheep Family Attraction presents…..

The Bootleg Beatles vs The Rollin Stoned

JACK DEAN & CO: HERO & LEANDER, OR, I LOVE YOU, BUT EVERYTHING IS UNDER WATER

JACK DEAN & CO: HERO & LEANDER, OR, I LOVE YOU, BUT EVERYTHING IS UNDER WATER

Thursday 15th July

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Sing, dance and cry with us in this bittersweet outdoor gig theatre show. Six multi-instrumentalists tell an epic seaside tale through songs encompassing folk, indie, sea shanties and choral music. A story of bad rulers, worse weather, and how we keep going when everything is flipping terrible.

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

FEROCIOUS DOG

Saturday 17th July

The Palladium Club & The BIG Sheep Family Attraction presents…..

Ferocious Dog

The feel-good punk band draws on Celtic folk and aggressive rock and roll to create something truly special.

Horrible Histories

GORGEOUS GEORGIANS & VILE VICTORIANS

Sunday 18th July

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We all want to meet people from history! The trouble is everyone is dead!

So it’s time to prepare for Horrible Histories live on stage with the acclaimed production of Gorgeous Georgians and Vile Victorians!

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

Queen & Bowie Tribute

QUEEN AND BOWIE TRIBUTE ACT

Saturday 24th July

You’ll feel under pressure to get up, dance and sing along to this brilliant act!

Enjoy an evening of your favourite songs performed spectacularly.

THE LAST BAGUETTE: ARTHUR - THE STORY OF A KING

THE LAST BAGUETTE: ARTHUR – THE STORY OF A KING

Thursday 5th August • 5pm

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A story of the old world, with knights, wizards, mist, magic and an amplified lute. This fun and farcical adventure is a deliberately anarchic and anachronistic re-telling of the Arthurian Legend with live music, physical comedy and lo-fi acrobatics.

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB

Friday 6th August

The Palladium Club & The BIG Sheep Family Attraction presents…

Gentlemans Dub Club
Cut Capers
Skata Tones
Barefoot Bandit
Datura Root Collective
Samantics

SUNNY CIDER FEST WITH THE WURZELS

Saturday 7th August

The Palladium Club & The BIG Sheep Family Attraction presents…..

The Wurzals
Bicycle Repair Man
JollyRoger
Falling Apart

+ More to be announced

Tankus The Henge

TANKUS THE HENGE

Friday 13th August

Get ready for this vibrant act to knock your socks off!

Beatones

THE BEATONES ULTIMATE 60S SHOW

Sunday 22nd August

Taking you back to when Britain ruled radio airwaves across the globe. This live musical extravaganza features your favourite 60s hits from The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Kinks, The Who, Herman’s Hermits, and many more.

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PRIDE AND PREJUDICE – THE PANTALOONS

Thursday 26th August • 6pm

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Jane Austen’s romantic masterpiece is one of the best-loved stories, dealing with the important questions in life… Will Mrs Bennett manage to offload her numerous daughters in record time?

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

THE DUALERS

Friday 27th August

The Dualers are a 9-piece Ska & Reggae band from South East London. They first hit the headlines when the single Kiss on the Lips stormed in to the UK top 30 despite no industry backing.

Beach Boys Tribute Band

THE BEACH BOYZ TRIBUTE BAND

Sunday 29th August

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Now in the sixth year of touring, Tommy, Andy, Terry, Cliff and Graham, The Beach Boyz Tribute Band continues to enhance their reputation. With an established fan base across the UK, sell out or near sell out events are fast becoming a growing trend, so, while the ‘boys’ are in town it would be wise to book your tickets early.

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre

Jungle Book

THE JUNGLE BOOK – IMMERSION THEATRE

Wednesday 1st September • 5pm

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Funny, exciting and wildly entertaining, this larger-than-life musical will have you howling with laughter; The perfect treat for the whole family!

Recommended age: 4+

This event is brought to you by The Plough Arts Centre 

Here for the Music 2021

HERE FOR THE MUSIC FESTIVAL 2021

Friday/ Saturday/ Sunday 3rd, 4th, 5th September 2pm

Here For The Music Festival is a 3 day music festival organised by JMW Promotions w/Palladium Club which takes place at The Big Sheep as part of the Baa-lladium Events series in Devon.

Comedy

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Comedy Shows

Boasting the best and latest talent, fresh off the comedy circuit, and performing just for you, get ready for BIG laughs all night long with top comedians and comedy acts from around the country.

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Kids

A Horrible Histories performance
Wooly The Sheep
Learn and be entertained at the same time with Horrible Histories! Enjoy learning about the Gorgeous Georgians & Vile Victorians. Enjoy our MASCOT SHOW, every day! Meet Wooly! Look out for new shows throughout summer.
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