This festival finished on Saturday 26 January 2019, and this page is being kept for archival purposes only.
Monday 21 January - Saturday 26 January 2019
Between the 21st and 26th of January Bedlam will come alive with a huge variety of shows, workshops and one-off events.
There’s up to three shows happening every single evening; from monologues to original writing to improvised comedy we’ve got something for everyone. Check out the brilliant daytime workshops and make sure you come along to the finale: our big pub quiz on Saturday evening.
Come on down to Bedlam, strap in and enjoy the ride!
Tickets available here!
For more information, check out our Facebook event here.
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM // Workshop - Let’s Get Physical!
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM // Barry: A Work in Progress
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM // Mother
10:30 PM - 11:30 PM // How The Other Half Love
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM // Our Culture
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM // EUSC Shakespeare Monologue Show
10:30 PM - 11:30 PM // Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM // Workshop - Transgender and the Theatre
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM // How The Pope Stole Christmas
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM // Flock
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM // Paper Bullets
10:30 PM - 11:30 PM // The Closing of a Small and Insignificant Bowling Alley
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM // Workshop - BAME at Bedlam
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM // Going Slightly Mad
9:00 PM - 10:00 PM // Chagos 1971
10:30 PM - 11:30 PM // The Improverts
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM // Project X
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM // In Five Minutes
10:00 PM - 11:00 PM // Pub Quiz
A Bedfest 2019 Show
‘Were I not a girl…’
Kicking off Bedlam Festival 2019 is Shrinking Violet Theatre Company’s first performance of B…
Eleanor is a veteran who cannot conceive. Celia is her surrogate. Their world of order is turned upside down. In this…
As a blimp powered by true love falls from the sky, its passengers must tell their most romantic tales to reboot the …
Our Culture’ is a celebration of South Asian culture for all different angles; through music, poetry readings, excerp…
The Edinburgh University Shakespeare Company showcases some of its finest acting talent with a second monologue show….
From award - winning playwright Alice Birch, Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. responds to the idea that ‘well behaved …
Caroling, Christmas trees, orgies, druids, drinking to excess and a royal smackdown. Believe it or not, a typical Chr…
Flock is a brand new puppet show full of interesting and amusing characters. It features several short stories and pu…
Two Russian journalists. One a pacifist, one a war veteran. Two assassinations. One real, one fake. October 2006. An…
After the horrifying realisation that Longstanton’s river renders their bowling alley obsolete, Sally and Ali decided…
The Thick of It meets imperial history. And, believe it or not, a true story. You won’t believe your eyes. In a Parl…
Max has just been sectioned and she doesn’t know why. She’s completely healthy, or so she thinks. But how does she kn…
Project X presents a collection of short plays written by our members when they were children. It promises hilarious …
Inspired by London new-writing nights that resulted in BBC3’s ‘Fleabag’ and numerous other contemporary plays, In Fiv…