Salmon (2021)

SALMON A bright burst of pure hope MED Theatre’s latest community play commission, ‘Salmon’, is part of the River Teign Restoration Project which aims to…


Devon’s War Girls

Devon’s War Girls A SHORT TOURING PLAY INSPIRED BY TRUE EVENTS As part of our National Lottery Heritage Fund project, ‘Dartmoor, Devon and World War…


The Magistrate (2021)

THE MAGISTRATE (2021) A WORLD AT WAR AND A FRACTURED COMMUNITY The final output of MED Theatre’s ‘Dartmoor, Devon and World War Two’ project, funded by…


Daughters of Sunset (2020)

DAUGHTERS OF SUNSET (2020) DARTMOOR AND EXMOOR, RULED BY QUEENS ‘Dart, Eske, sisters. Two great beech trees. Sheltering their flocks.’ Set in 1100BC: two queens…


Rocks (2019)

Rocks (2019) A futuristic comedy set among Dartmoor’s tors MED Theatre’s community play ‘Rocks’ put Dartmoor’s unique tors centre stage. MED Theatre toured ‘Rocks’ in…


Dartmoor Rivers 2018

DARTMOOR RIVERS 2018: celebration of youth talent Inspired by the rivers of dartmoor Dartmoor Rivers Performances of young people’s plays and music  December 8th 2018 2.30pm and…


Stapledon (2018)

STAPLEDON (2018) An ashburton community play ‘Stapledon’ was commissioned from MED Theatre by the Guild of St Lawrence in Ashburton. Written by MED Theatre’s Artistic…


The Coast (2018)

the coast (2018) a coastal tale told on the moors MED Theatre’s community play The Coast explored the relationship of Dartmoor to the coast of…


Wolf’s End (2017)

wolf’s end (2017) A young people’s play about the last wolf Part of our HLF funded Young Roots project, The Hound of The Baskervilles and…


The Howling (2017)

THE HOWLING (2017) A MODERN ‘HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES’ The Howling was devised and written by Mark Beeson in collaboration with Wild Nights Young Company…


Refuge (2016)

Refuge (2016) The ENGLISH CIVIL WAR ON DARTMOOR It doesn’t take an expert historian to know that the English Civil War was a conflict that…


Wolf Whispers (2016)

wolf whispers (2016) a radio play by med theatre’s young company Wolf Whispers was written, performed and recorded by MED Theatre’s young company members, aged…


Badgerland (2015)

BADGERLAND (2015) A DARTMOOR COMEDY MED Theatre’s 2015 community play, Badgerland, took a comic look at Dartmoor’s contemporary climate, both ecological and political. As well…


Whitehorse Hill (2015-19)

As part of the Moor than meets the eye Landscape Partnership scheme, MED Theatre is reviving a play that explores how our ideas of heritage, knowledge and female strength have been passed down and evolved through time.


Devon Scenes (2014)

devon scenes (2014) a collection of young people’s plays On December 5th 2014 MED Theatre’s Young Company showcased their latest plays in Moretonhampstead Parish Hall. ‘Devon…


Chasing Kitty Jay (2014)

CHASING KITTY JAY (2014) THE CREATION OF A WARTIME MYTH The modern myth of Kitty Jay is perhaps one of the best-known stories from Dartmoor’s…


Catchment (2012)

CATCHMENT (2012) OTTERS AND FLOODS A significant number of properties are at risk from flooding along catchments that include Dartmoor. For example across the South…


Dartfest 2012

dartfest 2012 a festival of young Dartmoor people’s plays At the end of November 2012 MED Theatre put on its biennial festival of young Dartmoor…


The Rib (2011)

The Rib (2011) A dark comedy ‘The Rib’, performed to a sold out audience on Nov 19th 2011, was a brand new dark comedy written…