Hinterland (2010)

hinterland (2010) The true story of thomas tyrwhitt One man had a dream of creating a utopia in the centre of Dartmoor, a new colony that…


Snow (2009)

SNOW (2009) THREE MONTHS OF SNOW ON DARTMOOR MED Theatre’s 2009 community play ‘Snow’ took a retrospective look at the famous winter of 1962-1963, when…


Dartfest 2008

dartfest 2008 A FESTIVAL OF YOUNG PEOPLE’S PLAYWRITING ‘Dartfest 2008’ was an evening festival of plays written by young people in the Dartmoor area. The…


Hot Air (2008)

HOT AIR (2008) An environmental comedy on dartmoor MED Theatre’s 2008 community play Hot Air was an environmental comedy, set during an outdoor party on…


Dartfest 2007

dartfest A festival of young people’s plays Dartfest 2007 was a compilation of a series of plays written by young people. These shows were: Ghost Girl by…


Cassiterides (2007)

CASSITERIDES the romans on dartmoor Cassiterides (2007) told the story of the end of Roman rule in Devon, following the lives of Roman noble Gaius…


The Ragged Walkers (2005)

The ragged walkers A MEDIEVAL HISTORY PLAY BY JOHN YOUNG The Ragged Walkers (2005) was a community play for North Dartmoor written and directed by John…


Roots (2005)

Roots WILd Nights Young Company’s first production Roots (2005) was created by MED Theatre’s original Wild Nights Young Company, as part of the founding Wild Nights Young Company…


Melys (2004)

Melys FIRST OF MED THEATRE’S NEW STYLE PLAYS Melys (2004), written by Mark Beeson, made used of the Dartmoor story of the Tinner of the Redbrook,…


The Calling (2004)

The Calling a play inspired by dartmoor myths The Calling (2004) was the second play in the ‘Myth’ project. It was written by Jess Avis and…


Sisters (2004)

Sisters A play as part of the dartmoor myth project Sisters (2004) was one of the plays that made up the overall project Myth, alongside another play,…


Story Plays (2003)

story plays plays born from storytelling Story (2003) was made up of five plays written by young people and a final play entitled Isolation by Mark Beeson….


All Change (2002)

ALL CHANGE A community radio play All Change (2002) was a radio play written by Claire Smith with music by Jess Avis. The play came out…


Monkey Rock 2 (2001)

Monkey Rock 2 Adventure in everforest Monkey Rock 2 (2001), written and directed by Mark Beeson, was part of a double bill of plays in MED…


The 82 (2001)

The 82 a mystery thriller The 82 (2000-2001) was devised, directed and written by six young people from the Dartmoor area. It features a bus…


The Evil Rider (2000)

The Evil Rider A community radio play The Evil Rider (2000) was a radio play commissioned by Moretonhampstead Development Trust and written by Mark Beeson, with music by…


Whale (2000)

whale a two part play Whale (2000) written and directed by Mark Beeson, was a play in two parts: Part 1, set in 1000 BC and…