Welcome to Villages in Action

Community Development through the Arts

Villages in Action (VIA) is a rural touring scheme based in Crediton, Devon that covers five of the rural Districts of Devon.  We help to bring top quality professional performances and workshops at affordable prices to communities through a network of local volunteer promoters.

We are supported by District Councils, including West Devon, East Devon and Teignbridge, as well as Devon County Council and Arts Council England.

Find out about how our Rural Touring Scheme works by watching our Video

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Forthcoming events...

Monkey!

10th January 2015

Favourites with VIA audiences for many years, PuppetCraft are back with a brand new show for families. Monkey is based o...

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Monkey!

17th January 2015

Favourites with VIA audiences for many years, PuppetCraft are back with a brand new show for families. Monkey is based o...

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Comedy Chaos

24th January 2015

The fun show in which Gerald the juggler attempts to teach Wallace the art of clowning. Despite being keen, Wallace is ...

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T: 01363 773660 First Floor Offices, 106 High Street, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3LF

Our Patrons:
Michael Morpurgo OBE, Noel Harrison, Richard Stilgoe OBE,
Matt Harvey & M.I. R Bull

Latest News...

  • New Patron

    Actor Luke Treadaway has agreed to join us as a new Patron.  Luke was the original Albert in the first run of the National Theatre's adaptation of Michael Morpogo's War Horse and he has a...more

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