The Place Theatre, Bedford

Theatre Shows and Ticket Sales

The Place is delighted to announce that tickets for most of our shows can now be purchased and paid for online through this website, using a variety of credit and debit cards.

To purchase tickets, click on the show name in the index below to access the information and sales page for the show. Once you've completed your ticket selection, you'll be transferred to our secure payment pages at WorldPay, one of the world's largest secure payment providers, where your credit card details will be taken in a secure environment. Once payment is complete you'll be returned to this website, where you'll be given the opportunity to print an 'E-Ticket' record of your purchase.

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The Place is delighted to present two mini-seasons of films this autumn - a series of Spanish films, and a series of Sci-Fi! Check out our Film Page for full details!


18th September:
Wonderfuel Productions and The Place Theatre:
A special comedy night to benefit the small children's charity, the Theodora Children's Trust.
19th September:
A Cat and Mouse Act:
20th September:
Bedford Players Trust & UK Touring:
World Poetry Slam Champion 2006
UK Slam Champion 2006
UK All-comers Poetry Slam Champion 2004
21st September:
Townsend Productions:
A new play by Neil Gore and MD John Kirkpatrick
24th to 27th September:
Swan Theatre Company:
By Connor McPherson
30th September:
The Place Theatre, Bedford Library Services &
house and Wizard:
By Michael Morpurgo
1st October:
The Place Theatre, Bedford Library Services &
house and Wizard:
By Michael Morpurgo
2nd to 4th October:
No Loss Productions:
By Claudette Lawrence
Directed by Cally Lawrence
5th October:
Swan Theatre Company
with the Eagle Gallery:
An evening of Poetry at the Eagle Gallery
5th October:
Cultural Aspects:
8th October:
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Edward Hall
9th October:
Tayo Aluko & Friends:
Written and Performed by Tayo Aluko
with live Piano accompaniment
10th October:
house & Chris Goode & Company:
Recommissioned by house.
Originally produced by Corn Exchange Newbury.
11th October:
Bedford Community Gospel Choir:
An evening of classic gospel songs and other music favourites.
12th October:
Richard Darbourne Ltd:
With 2 Actors
13th to 17th October:
Theatre of Widdershins:
and other tasty tales
15th and 16th October:
Square Peg:
17th October:
SOLAR Productions:
Meet John Barleycorn:
Drinker/Party Animal/Ancient God
18th October:
OXJAM Bedford:
19th October:
Lakin McCarthy:
Award-winning comedian Jo Caulfield is back with a hilarious new show.
23rd to 25th October:
Certain Age:
By Peter Shaffer
26th October:
Cultural Aspects:
27th October:
By Sean Burn
28th October:
from the novel by John Steinbeck
29th October:
Tayo Aluko & Friends:
Performed by American stage and screen actor Darryl Van Leer
30th October:
The Pantaloons:
By Charles Dickens
31st October:
London Contemporary Theatre:
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Kevin Williams
1st November:
Miles Productions in association with The Grand Theatre Swansea:
2nd November:
Swan Theatre Company
with the Eagle Gallery:
An evening of Poetry at the Eagle Gallery
5th to 8th November:
Theatre in Transit:
By Georg Bchner
11th to 15th November:
Swan Theatre Company:
By Somerset Maugham
18th to 22nd November:
ShowCo Bedford:
Lyrics by Tim Rice
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
23rd November:
house, Gate Theatre and Beckie Darlington :
By George Brant
Directed by Christopher Haydon
With Lucy Ellinson
25th Nov to 5th Dec:
Goblin Theatre:
An original show for children made especially for ages 3 and up.
26th November:
Bedford Players Trust/Ruby Falls
& house/Greg Wohead:
Featuring a performance of The Many Apologies of Pecos Bill
27th November:
Bedford Players Trust:
29th November:
By Jane Austen
A new adaptation by Adrian Preater
30th November:
Written and performed by Bookends
4th December:
Creative Bedfordshire:
5th December:
Live Nation:
7th December:
Swan Theatre Company
with Bedford Players Trust:
An evening of Poetry at the The Place Theatre
11th December:
UK Touring:
14th December:
Don't Go Into The Cellar:
19th to 21st December:
The West End In Concert:
Featuring hits from the Musicals and the very best of Christmas song to fill you with festive spirit....