Death Café Presents:

Death Cafe Bedford

Genre:
Creative Community
Opens:
21 Mar 2024
Until:
20 Jun 2024

Join us for our Death Café at The Place Theatre every third Thursday of the month. A Death Café is an informal gathering of people (often strangers) to talk about …

Bedford Drama Company Presents:

One for the Road

Genre:
Creative Community
Opens:
22 Feb 2024
Until:
24 Feb 2024

This wickedly observant comedy by the author of Educating Rita finds Dennis on the eve of a milestone birthday, making a last-ditch attempt to break away from the confines of …

WordSetFree Presents:

Tastes Like Home Bedford

Genre:
Live Event
Opens:
25 Feb 2024

Join the team and creatives of Tastes Like Home Bedford for an afternoon of exploration, discovery & mapping. We’ve assembled a small team of local creatives to help us dig …

Bedford Drama Company Presents:

Puppet Workshop

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
01 Mar 2024

Join Bedford Drama Company for their Puppet Workshop on 1st March 2024. Suitable for anyone aged 13+ The workshop will be lead by Heather (she/her) who is an actor, puppeteer, …

Laura Kenyon Dance Presents:

WomanEwer

Genre:
Dance
Opens:
01 Mar 2024

An inclusive live performance based on real life stories from women and Trans women, performed by 5 professional dancers and survivors of abuse.  Artistic Director Laura Kenyon uses contemporary dance …

GMG Promotions Presents:

Jokes & Laffs

Genre:
Comedy
Opens:
02 Mar 2024

Wilson Milton Rising star of the comedy circuit, Wilson Milton charms and delights with clever observation, curve ball one-liners, and funny anecdotes.  Wilson is picking up an impressive record around …

Swan Theatre Company Presents:

Read Poets Society – March 2024

Genre:
Opens:
03 Mar 2024

Join us for our second poetry evening of the year, hosted at Eagle Bookshop. This months theme is  – Hello, Good Evening and Welcome! Greetings all round in poetry, music and drama. …

BPT Presents:

Jackastory – Spring

Genre:
Fantastic for Families
Opens:
06 Mar 2024
Until:
17 Apr 2024

Join us for Jackastory with The Place Team.  Please note the new start time of 9.30am Our Jackastory session run fortnightly, and every week during school holidays. Listen to members …

Swan Theatre Company Presents:

1984

Genre:
Creative Community
Opens:
12 Mar 2024
Until:
16 Mar 2024

Winston Smith is in prison, found guilty of Thoughtcrimes against Big Brother. As part of his reconstruction, key moments from his past life are reenacted with the help of other …

Stage Write Presents:

Stage Write: Spring 2024

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
24 Mar 2024

StageWrite is a hothouse for the development of new writing for theatre, designed to help plays grow from page to performance. It supports writers in the process of getting their …

Grubby Little Mitts Presents:

Hello, Hi – A Sketch Show

Genre:
Comedy
Opens:
28 Mar 2024

Award winning sketch duo Grubby Little Mitts, or “The White Stripes of comedy” (Reviews Hub ★★★★) are here with their latest show: Hello, Hi!  Traverse the perils of employment, friendship, and love; …

Swan Theatre Company Presents:

Read Poets Society – April 2024

Genre:
Poetry & Spoken Word
Opens:
07 Apr 2024

This month's theme is – Found in Translation – Gems from abroad from Ancient Greece to 21st century. Join us at the Eagle Bookshop for an evening of poetry and prose.

BPT Presents:

Quiz Night

Genre:
Great Night Out
Opens:
12 Apr 2024

Following the success of our Quiz Night in January we are pleased to announce the date of our next Quiz. Grab a team (max 6 people), grab a table and …

Townsend Productions Presents:

Behold Ye Ramblers!

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
13 Apr 2024

Townsend Theatre Productions  in association with The Society for the Study of Labour History BEHOLD YE RAMBLERS – a new play by Neil Gore From the voices of ramblers and …

Certain Age Presents:

Wind in the Willows

Genre:
Creative Community
Opens:
16 Apr 2024
Until:
20 Apr 2024

When Mole leaves his underground home and meets Rat his world is changed; he discovers the delights of the riverbank and the terrors of the Wild Wood. The two friends, …

Robin Grey Presents:

3 Acres and A Cow

Genre:
Folk
Opens:
25 Apr 2024

Three Acres And A Cow is a history of land rights and protest in folk song and story. The show connects the Norman Conquest and Peasants’ Revolt with current issues …

Deadman Presents:

Freshwater 5

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
26 Apr 2024

5 Fishermen. £53 million of cocaine. An ongoing fight for justice. A tale of our deteriorating coastal communities. An enthralling, poigant and poetic retelling of the infamous Isle of Wight …

BPT Presents:

The Big Bumper Book Sale

Genre:
Community
Opens:
27 Apr 2024

Come and join us for our first Big Bumper Book sale in aid of our Raise the Roof campaign. Browse a huge selection of second-hand books including fiction, non-fiction and …

Raise the Roof Theatre Presents:

Educating Rita

Genre:
Creative Community
Opens:
08 May 2024
Until:
11 May 2024

Rita has enrolled on an Open University course to discover herself and better her circumstances. Her tutor is Frank;  a jaded academic and an alcoholic who is less than enthusiastic about …

The Pantaloons Presents:

The Importance of Being Earnest

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
04 Jun 2024
Until:
08 Jun 2024

Everybody loves Earnest. In fact, Cecily and Gwendolen are both engaged to Earnest. The only trouble is, he doesn’t exist. Or does he…? Best friends Jack and Algy have both …

Standing in the Wings Presents:

Performance Confidence Workshop

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
05 Jun 2024

Ready to turn those performance dreams into reality? We've got something special for you!  Join our Performance Confidence Workshops – YOUR ticket to unlocking your inner star power!   Calling all aspiring …

Fighting High Productions Presents:

The Valentine Letters

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
26 Jun 2024
Until:
28 Jun 2024

by Steve Darlow based on the book Geprüft by Frances Zagni directed by Jo Emery produced by Fighting High Productions ★★★★ “Strong, sure footed performances from the actors. The characters are played with style along …

DOT Productions Presents:

An Ideal Husband

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
08 Sep 2024

DOT Productions returns to The Place with The Oscar Wilde Classic ‘An Ideal Husband’. Sir Robert Chiltern’s dinner party takes a drastic turn when Mrs Cheveley makes a surprise announcement …

WordSetFree Presents:

Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
17 Sep 2024
Until:
21 Sep 2024

You’re going to speak more than 123 million words in your lifetime. But what if there were a limit? Oliver and Bernadette are about to find out. “Let’s just talk …