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Richard III returns to Bosworth

David Lee-Jones of The Festival Players
David Lee-Jones of The Festival Players, as Richard III

Outdoor theatre company The Festival Players are in the midst of a 45-date all-male tour of Richard III across the UK the highlight of which will be a performance on the historic Bosworth Battlefield, where the last Plantagenet king lost his life.

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Born on a Dartmoor morning, Wild Nights Young Company is still going strong

Wild Nights Young Company
Wild Nights Young Company

On a wild night in 2004, far from civilization in a remote valley on Dartmoor, a group of creative teenagers were camping out with with their drama group run by MED Theatre.

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A summer of Shakespearean history with The Elysium Theatre Company

Wars of the Roses
Shakespeare's eight history plays performed by The Elysium Theatre Company

Get set for a whirlwind journey through history this summer courtesy of Shakespeare and The Elysium Theatre Company.

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Step into the intimate world of global connections with make-shift

Make Shift performance
make-shift explores private actions with global consequences

make-shift is a string of performances which re-imagine ‘the private actions of our domestic lives as multiple, interconnected and with global consequences’ –  there was almost an air of prescience when Paula Crutchlow talked about the launch of the interactive online performance make-shift way back in November 2010.

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