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:

The 8th [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
17 May 2021
Until:
14 Jun 2021

The Place Bedford are partnering with Modern Films to bring a fantastic programme of British & Irish cinema right to your home. The 8th tells the story of the Irish women and their fight to overturn one of the most restrictive abortion bans in the world. After a 35- year struggle the pro-choice side radically shift tactics to try to bring an historically conservative electorate over the line.

Modern Films Presents:

UNDERGODS [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
17 May 2021
Until:
14 Jun 2021

UNDERGODS Cert 15 Running Time: 92 mins A film by Chino Moya Cast: Kate Dickie, Ned Dennehy, Géza Röhrig, Burn Gorman, Tanya Reynolds, Johann Myers   An otherworldly journey through a Europe …

Modern Films Presents:

Sisters With Transistors [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
14 May 2021
Until:
13 Jun 2021

Distributed by Modern Films Written and Directed by Lisa Rovner Produced by Anna Lena Vaney NARRATED BY LAURIE ANDERSON Year 2020 Runtime 84 min, Feature documentary, UK Cert PG In …

Modern Films Presents:

Cowboys [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
07 May 2021
Until:
13 Jun 2021

The Place Bedford are partnering with Modern Films to bring a fantastic programme of British & Irish cinema right to your home. Anna Kerrigan’s award-winning debut shows a rare understanding of the complexities and challenges of modern family life, when a father and his transgender son escape to the mountains of Montana.

Modern Films Presents:

Here Are The Young Men [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
13 May 2021
Until:
13 Jun 2021

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

Together Films Presents:

Ahead of the Curve [Online FILM]

Genre:
Film
Opens:
04 Jun 2021
Until:
18 Jun 2021

Ahead of the Curve Cert 12A Running Time: 97 minutes US 2020 – English Jen Rainin – Director & Co-Producer Rivkah Beth Medow – Producer & Co-Director With a fist …

Swan Theatre Company Presents:

Read Poets Society – June

Genre:
Community
Opens:
21 Jun 2021

For this event, the theme will be The Sun, and will take place on Monday June 21st – the summer solstice, longest day.

Bedford Players Trust Presents:

Our Sustainable Future

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
26 Jun 2021

Join us for a few hours at The Place Outdoors. We are planning to start a discussion about the next steps for our green agenda at the venue and we …

Gobbledegook Theatre Presents:

Cloudscapes [Outdoor Event]

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
27 Jun 2021

“By inviting us to relax and listen, and to look up rather than along the horizontal plane that we mostly operate in, Lorna Rees has given us a marvellous gift. …

Mangled Yarn Presents:

Outdoor Theatre Workshops by Mangled Yarn

Genre:
Workshop
Opens:
28 Jun 2021
Until:
11 Jul 2021

The Place Outdoors invites you to join Mangled Yarn for a series of FREE workshops designed to aid in the preparation of any performer for performing theatre in the open …

Townsend Productions Presents:

Farewell Leicester Square [Outdoor Theatre]

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

Farewell Leicester Square’ tells the story of Bedford’s own Joe Clough, Britain’s first black bus driver.  When hundreds of people travelled from Barbados, Jamaica and Trinidad to work on London’s …

BPT Presents:

Jackastory Outdoors

Genre:
Spoken Word
Opens:
07 Jul 2021
Until:
01 Sep 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 …

Hotbuckle Productions Presents:

Tess of the D’Urbervilles [Outdoor Theatre]

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
09 Jul 2021

“Why didn’t you tell me there was danger? Why didn’t you warn me? Ladies know what to guard against, because they read novels that tell them of these tricks; but …

LAStheatre Presents:

Rascally Diner

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
10 Jul 2021

Everybody clap your pans – it’s time for The Rascally Diner! Cook up a stink as part of Rufus Skumskins O’Parsleys’ kitchen crew or bring a pot to bang and …

Swan Theatre Company Presents:

Swan Theatre’s The Tempest [Outdoor Theatre]

Genre:
Community
Opens:
20 Jul 2021
Until:
24 Jul 2021

Prospero, a Magician, was usurped from his Dukedom by his brother Antonio aided by Alonso, King of Naples. Exiled with his three-year-old daughter Miranda, they have for many years lived …

Lamphouse Presents:

Suitcase Shakespeare – Romeo and Juliet / Macbeth [Outdoor Theatre]

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
27 Jul 2021
Until:
29 Jul 2021

Suitable for all aged 6 to 106 In Suitcase Shakespeare two actors bring to life an entire Shakespeare play using only what’s in their suitcases! From three extremely weird sisters …

DOT Productions Presents:

Jane Eyre

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
30 Jul 2021

Charlotte Bronte’s masterpiece is brought vividly to life in this new stage adaptation. From the cruelty of Jane’s life as a child to the passions and mysterious secrets of her …

The Pantaloons Presents:

Pride and Prejudice [Outdoor Theatre]

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
03 Aug 2021

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen’s witty and romantic masterpiece is one of the best-loved stories of all time, dealing with the most important questions in life… …

BPT Presents:

Table Top Swap Shop 2021

Genre:
Community
Opens:
07 Aug 2021
Until:
04 Sep 2021

In need of a post-lockdown clearout? Book a table! Fancy a few bargains? Come and have a look. Happening outdoors, using social distancing, our Table Top Swap Shop it's a …

Betwixt and Between Presents:

Peter Pan in Kensington Guardens [Outdoor Theatre]

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
07 Aug 2021

Fly away for 60 minutes with Betwixt-and-Between’s magical stage adaptation of J.M.Barrie’s prequel to Peter Pan. Meet Mary and her father, George as they explore the origins of ‘the boy …

Spun Glass Theatre Presents:

This Noisy Isle – Summer 2021 [Outdoor Theatre]

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
14 Aug 2021
Until:
15 Aug 2021

A treasure-hunt show giving 7-11 year-olds an adventure through a strange, magical new world. You've washed up on a new shore…can you navigate through this world where nothing is quite …

Squashbox Theatre Presents:

The Sea Show

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
20 Aug 2021

The Sea Show is a quirky and hilarious mix of puppet show, natural history and comedy cabaret. Meet crazy characters like Morwenna the ‘beautiful’ mermaid, Ruan the reformed seagull and …

The Pantaloons Presents:

The Pantaloons present The Tempest [Outdoor Theatre]

Genre:
Professional Theatre
Opens:
21 Aug 2021

Join open-air Shakespeare specialists The Pantaloons on a voyage to an enchanted island full of adventure, romance, magic and…monsters! Expect music and mayhem, poetry and puppetry in the Bard’s brilliant …

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 …