All projects


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…


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…


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,…


Grave Intimations (2004)

GRAVE INTIMATIONS A DANCE DOCUMENTARY Grave Intimations (2004) was  commissioned from MED Theatre by BBC2 as part of their Blast project for young people’s film-making….


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,…


Limen (2003)

Limen Threshold music for dartmoor A concert of original music pieces was performed at three Dartmoor venues in early December 2003, as part of MED…


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….


Upbeat (2002)

upbeat a music composition project Upbeat (2002) was a performance concert composed by Gillian Webster as well as local young people who put together some original…


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…


Dartmoor Rising (2002-2004)

Dartmoor Rising (2002-2004) Dartmoor’s Myths and Legends Our ‘Dartmoor Rising’ programme of work used local myths and legends as inspiration and covered a wide range…


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…


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 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…


Performing Dartmoor (1998-2001)

Performing dartmoor Exploring the National Park through performance Our ‘Performing Dartmoor’ (1998-2001) project, funded principally by a grant from European Leader II, covered a wide…