Phil Grainger, Oliver Tilney and Alexander Wright [Half Man || Half Bull] Presents:

Half Man || Half Bull

Genre:
Music
Opens:
01 Apr 2021

HALF MAN || HALF BULL 2 ancient myths. 2 narrative albums. 20 original tracks. A radical retelling of Theseus & The Minotaur and Daedalus & Icarus created as a brand …

Modern Films Presents:

WITCH: WE INTEND TO CAUSE HAVOC [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
02 Jul 2021
Until:
31 Jul 2021

The Place Bedford are partnering with Modern Films to bring a fantastic programme of British & World cinema right to your home.

YourScreen Presents:

Calamity / Calamity, une enfance de Martha Jane Cannary (2020) [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
13 Aug 2021
Until:
12 Sep 2021

The Place Bedford are partnering with YourScreen to bring a fantastic programme of world cinema – most of it new to the UK and not available on other streaming platforms …

YourScreen Presents:

But Beautiful (2019) [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
20 Aug 2021
Until:
19 Sep 2021

The Place Bedford are partnering with YourScreen to bring a fantastic programme of world cinema – most of it new to the UK and not available on other streaming platforms …

BPT/BFI Education/BFI Film Hub South East Presents:

Young Film Programmers – 1st Session

Genre:
Film
Opens:
13 Sep 2021

Love Film? Love Movies? Want to know more about the world of event planning? You could be a Young Film Programmer! Join this 15 week course exploring everything you need …

Grief Wellies Presents:

Bedford Death Café

Genre:
Community
Opens:
16 Sep 2021
Until:
18 Nov 2021

Join Grief Wellies for their first Death Café at The Place Theatre Bedford, on Thursday, 16 September, at 5 pm. A Death Café is an informal gathering of people (often …

Spun Glass & BPT Presents:

First – Sharing for parents, babies, friends and family

Genre:
Community
Opens:
20 Sep 2021

A relaxed exhibition of work and art created in our First workshops with refreshments, toys for baby and a chance to invite friends and family. We are delighted to invite …

Your Long Lost Friend Presents:

Understanding Your Carbon Footprint

Genre:
Spoken Word
Opens:
26 Sep 2021

Your Long Lost Friend are delighted to be taking part in the Great Big Green Week Bedford by bringing you an interactive experience to deepen your understanding of your carbon …

BPT Presents:

Kokutai (2019) & Idol (2020) + Recorded Intro and Q&A by Ryushi Lindsay

Genre:
Film
Opens:
27 Sep 2021

KOKUTAI and IDOL will screen as part of our BFI funded Japan Film Season. We are proud to be working with contemporary director Ryushi Lindsay to present two of his …

The Keepers Daughter Presents:

The Time Machine

Genre:
Dramas In Pyjamas
Opens:
29 Sep 2021

An eccentric Victorian Time Traveller has crash-landed in the 21st Century. He has journeyed across time to escape the horrors of Earth’s far-flung future. Join this mysterious traveller on an …

Townsend Productions Presents:

Ragged Trousered Philanthrophists

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
01 Oct 2021

This show has been selected for our Autumn food offering. To learn more about our food offer, including the options available, go here. Townsend Theatre Productions present THE RAGGED TROUSERED …

Pell Ensemble Presents:

800 Lifetimes: Sharing event

Genre:
Dance
Opens:
02 Oct 2021

800Lifetimes: Sharing and Critical Feedback Session on October 2nd  '800 Lifetimes' looks at the origins of language and myth. Specifically around the time of the cognitive era (about 50,000 years …

BPT Presents:

A Recital evening in honour of Richard Hancock

Genre:
Spoken Word
Opens:
02 Oct 2021

A Recital evening in honour of Richard Hancock RIP, on Saturday, 2nd October at 7pm.  There is no charge but an opportunity to donate to the Woodland Trust. Richard was …

Swan Theatre Company Presents:

Read Poets Society

Genre:
Poetry
Opens:
03 Oct 2021
Until:
05 Dec 2021

Read Poets Society returns to The Eagle Bookshop for the Autumn Season! Join us once a month for some seasonal readings. October 3 – Bibles and Other Banned Books – …

Filskit Theatre Presents:

Kaleidoscope

Genre:
Fantastic for Families
Opens:
05 Oct 2021

Blink. Blink again. What do you see? Day by day your world is filling up with colour, little one. Reds and blues, yellows and greens. Twinkling lights that glisten and …

BPT Presents:

Jackastory

Genre:
Spoken Word
Opens:
06 Oct 2021
Until:
01 Dec 2021

As part of our growing programme of events for the younger members of our audience to give them the excitement of being in a theatre watching a live performance we …

house Presents:

These Hills Are Ours (Postponed)

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
08 Oct 2021
Until:
23 Sep 2022

Sales disabled performance postponed  Due to the cast member Boff Whalley requiring urgent hand surgery, the performance of These Hills Are Ours on the 8th October this autumn will be …

BPT Presents:

Workshop: SHOCKCRISIS a game to address the fundamental CRISES of ourTIME

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
09 Oct 2021
Until:
16 Oct 2021

TO ALL ECO PUNKS, DISRUPTERS AND PLAYMAKERS: We have 8 HOURS to design the future. SKILL TREES REQUIRED: WRITERS, 3D RENDERERS, ILLUSTRATORS, ANIMATORS, SOUND DESIGNERS, HACKERS, PERFORMERS, DESIGNERS, VISIONARIES.   …

Megson Presents:

Megson’s Family Folk Show

Genre:
Folk
Opens:
09 Oct 2021

Organic, Authentic & Fun Folk Concerts for Big & Little Music Connoisseurs Award-winning folk duo Megson blend their infectious mix of heavenly vocals and lush harmonies into a gentle, entertaining …

GMG Promotions Presents:

JOKES AND LAFFS Comedy Nite

Genre:
Comedy
Opens:
09 Oct 2021

GMG Promotions presents JOKES AND LAFFS Comedy Nite.  An evening filled with laughter and more. Showcasing the very best of established and new comedy talents – both homegrown and international, …

Bedford Drama Company Presents:

That’s What She Said

Genre:
Community
Opens:
12 Oct 2021
Until:
16 Oct 2021

Have you ever wondered how Jane Austen dealt with a hangover or how Katherine of Aragon challenged Henry VIII in the divorce court? That’s What She Said lifts the curtain …

Action Hero Presents:

Oh Europa [Free Town Centre Event]

Genre:
Accessible
Opens:
16 Oct 2021
Until:
18 Oct 2021

Oh Europa is collection of works by Action Hero that spans a continent and seeks to re-imagine the ways we think about Europe and how we continue to share this …

BPT Presents:

Paprika (2006) [Film]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
18 Oct 2021

PAPRIKA will screen as part of our BFI funded Japan Film Season   This Is Your Brain On Anime   Three scientists at the Foundation for Psychiatric Research fail to …

Eastern Angles Presents:

Our White Skoda Octavia

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
21 Oct 2021

Our White Skoda Octavia is a heartfelt story of family life told with truth, humour and tabla rhythm. In a small town in the East of England, Amjad decides to …

Arch 468 and Laura Wyatt O’Keeffe Presents:

Vessel

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
22 Oct 2021

This show has been selected for our Autumn food offering. To learn more about our food offer, including the options available, go here. How far would you go for a …

BPT Presents:

Workshop: Play in a Week(end)

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
23 Oct 2021

PLAY IN A WEEK(END)  We’re going to make a play.  We’ve got three days and a theatre, where at the end of that time we’ll put on the show we’ve …

The Pantaloons Presents:

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
23 Oct 2021

This show has been selected for our Autumn food offering. To learn more about our food offer, including the options available, go here. The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and …

Chalk Line Theatre Presents:

The Nobodies

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
27 Oct 2021
Until:
28 Oct 2021

A town is in turmoil. A hospital is closing. And an MP is dead on the train tracks… Accident? Or opportunity? When a local hospital announces its closure, panic ensues. …

Chalk Line Theatre Presents:

Workshop: Devising Physical Theatre

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
28 Oct 2021

Join Chalk Line Theatre in a physical devising workshop exploring how to bring to life bold political work.  Creating material from scratch can be a daunting task, particularly with the …

LUNG Presents:

Who Cares?

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
29 Oct 2021

‘The alarm rings. You take a breath. Then it starts’ Sitting at the back of the bus, skipping the lunch queue and skiving lessons. At school Nicole, Jade and Connor …

The Just Us League Presents:

MARVELus: All the Marvel Movies…Kind Of

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
30 Oct 2021

The Just Us League present MARVELus: All the MARVEL Movies…Kind Of We’re delighted to present the world’s premier nerd-culture comedy double-act, The Just Us League, with their smash hit show …

Eastern Angles Presents:

Workshop: Finding your voice – women’s creative storytelling

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
31 Oct 2021

Join actor/artist/theatre-maker Radhika Aggarwal for a creative writing workshop exploring how our everyday experiences can inspire engaging storytelling.    We all have important stories to tell and life events to …

Peculiar Hand Presents:

Anytime The Wind Can Change

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
06 Nov 2021

Anytime The Wind Can Change is the heartwarming tale of lonely giants, comets and compassion told with intricate shadow puppets to a powerful live musical score. ​Two giants fall in …

Peculiar Hand Presents:

Workshop: Shadow Puppetry

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
07 Nov 2021

After watching Peculiar Hand's beautiful performance of Anytime The Wind Can Change on 6th November, join the company's team of international artists and experienced educators on a bespoke shadow puppetry …

Seth Kriebel Presents:

The Death of King Arthur

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
13 Nov 2021

The Death of King Arthur is a new version of a very old story, an interactive twist on the enduringly popular tales of Arthur and his knights. Choose which parts …

Pell Ensemble Presents:

Workshop: Move & Code

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
14 Nov 2021

‘Fun, Interactive, Exhilarating!’ -Student MOVE AND CODE is a 1 day workshop that uses movement and physical computing to build and code a light that interacts with movement. The morning …

Swan Theatre Company Presents:

The Father

Genre:
Community
Opens:
16 Nov 2021
Until:
20 Nov 2021

Andre is a man facing a barrage: his favourite watch goes missing, (he has his suspicions), his daughter Anne tries to take his flat and her husband (or lover) is …

Certain Age Presents:

Motherless Brontes

Genre:
Community
Opens:
23 Nov 2021
Until:
27 Nov 2021

In 1821 Maria Branwell Bronte died. At the time of her death Charlotte was 5, Emily 3 and Anne had not yet reached her second birthday. Motherless Brontes features scenes …

Pell Ensemble Presents:

Workshop: Fields of Sound

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
27 Nov 2021

A one day workshop exploring field recording, 360, immersive and wearable sound. Starting with a walk we will record the different sounds that make up Bedford for you. We will …

The Pantaloons Presents:

Humbugged: Xmas Carol 2

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
01 Dec 2021
Until:
02 Dec 2021

Ebenezer Scrooge is a changed man… Having given away too much to charity he is now caught between the dangerous loan shark Mr Hardplace, calling in his debt on Christmas …

Moon on a Stick Presents:

Jack Frost

Genre:
Fantastic for Families
Opens:
03 Dec 2021

A magical, wintery production brings Jack Frost to life through puppetry, live music and enchanting storytelling. Jack has no idea that his ability to freeze everything he touches is spreading …

That's All Folk Presents:

FOLK NIGHT: Blair Dunlop

Genre:
Folk
Opens:
04 Dec 2021

Blair Dunlop, award-winning British singer-songwriter and guitarist, has now released 4 albums 2 ep’s and toured around the globe. All of this in a short 5-year career is astounding alone …

Mangled Yarn Presents:

Xmas 2021: It’s A Wonderful Life

Genre:
Fantastic for Families
Opens:
14 Dec 2021
Until:
31 Dec 2021

Christmas Eve. George is contemplating ending his life: He never got out of Bedford Falls; the bank is on the verge of closure; Potter is closing in; and his blasted …