All projects

Project
Category
Date

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…

2020

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…

2020

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…

2020

Inspired By…

INSPIRED BY… At a time when theatres are dark, the streets are empty and our connection to others is limited, MED Theatre would like to…

2020

Moor Voices (2019-2020)

‘Moor Voices’ is MED Theatre’s latest project, involving outdoor performances of a play on both Dartmoor and Exmoor which deals with matriarchy in the Bronze Age.

2019

Plantlife (2019)

MED Theatre have been commissioned by Plantlife to mentor local young people in the making of a short film. They will take inspiration from, and film within, the Atlantic Oak woodland in Yarner Wood near Bovey Tracey.

2019

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…

2019

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…

2018

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…

2018

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…

2018

Dartmoor Rivers Music (2018)

Dartmoor Rivers MUSIC (2018) DARTMOOR-INSPIRED COMPOSITIONS Dartmoor Rivers Music was a music composition project for young people, inspired by the rivers of Dartmoor and  funded…

2018

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…

2017

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…

2017

The Last Wolf (2017)

The last wolf (2017) a young people’s film Part of The Hound of the Baskervilles and the Last Wolf on Dartmoor project which ran from spring 2016…

2017

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…

2016

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…

2016

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…

2015

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.

2015