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Current Productions

Toilet Story by Forge

9th March 2024

Our Forge theatre makers present ‘Toilet Story: a conversation behind closed doors’. A drop-in artistic installation will be open from 6pm with last entry at 8.30pm, with performances taking place throughout the evening. If you’d like to watch a performance, please ensure you book ahead. Step past the gendered icons to enter into the public …

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Previous Productions

Trapped by Young Carers

15th February 2024

acta’s Young Carers Youth Theatre has been meeting online for a few months to lay the foundations for this show. In the three days prior to the show, they will devise it and rehearse it ready to present to an audience. In Trapped we meet two people who are intent on overhauling the education system. …

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The Wish by acta Company

9th December 2023 to 14th December 2023

The Wish is now sold out! Sorry if you missed out on tickets. You are welcome to come to the Theatre on the days of performances in case we have no-shows but we are unable to offer any guaranteed spots. Find yourself in an enchanted realm of wonder this Christmas with The Wish – a …

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It’s a Scorcher!

9th November 2023 to 10th November 2023

Behind each door at Cheapsands Hotel lies a different story to discover. Join Phoenix Theatre as they take a holiday to the golden sands of Benidorm. In this fast-paced comedy, sparks fly as we meet a cast of characters and bold personalities who find their holidays colliding. Will they get the relaxing vacation they’re looking …

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Platforma: CROWN/تاج by Company Scheherazade

28th October 2023

The Platforma festival is produced by Counterpoints Arts every two years in a different part of England, in partnership with a range of organisations, artists and venues across many different art forms. This year, Platforma takes place in the South West and we are delighted to host some events.  There is power in self-discovery… CROWN//تاج is …

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Platforma: MOHAND & PETER

21st October 2023

PSYCHEdelight Theatre presents a wonderful work of storytelling and physical theatre. With humour and visual poetry, Mohand and Peter will take you on a road trip through Sudan jumping from one character to another, including Omar Al Bashir, Mohand’s 450 cousins, and a lazy camel. Mohand and Peter bounce on one of the toughest international news stories of …

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Welcome To The Hippodrome

28th September 2023 to 30th September 2023

Step back in time and discover the long-lost Bedminster Hippodrome, a treasured local music hall. Immerse yourself in the rambunctious and vibrant world of this historical venue and witness the heart-warming stories of the people who frequented it. After a long day of hard work in the tobacco and paper bag factories, they gathered at …

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Bedminster Well-Being Day

3rd September 2023

On Sunday 3rd September, acta Centre will open up for Bedminster Well-being Day, a volunteer-led day to focus on a wide range of well-being activities. From 11am to 6pm, pop by where our Creative Wellbeing Cafe will be open all day serving vegetarian and vegan food, hot and cold drinks, and ice creams. The food …

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East Street Summer Arts Festival

5th July 2023 to 12th August 2023

Join us for the East Street Summer Arts Festival, a vibrant celebration of local Bedminster creativity. This exciting series of events and activities takes place over the Summer months and offers a perfect opportunity for you to get a bit of creativity in your life whilst doing your East Street shopping. East Street Summer Arts …

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Wild Camping

10th July 2023 to 11th July 2023

Join Thriving Theatre for a heart-warming and witty theatrical adventure as they take you Wild Camping. When a group of co-workers are forced to spend a weekend in the great outdoors, they quickly realise that they are in for more than just team building group exercises. As the weekend unfolds, tensions rise and personalities clash. …

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Don’t Get Vexed

14th May 2023

It is a beautiful, clear morning in the sleepy village of Littletown. The townspeople are living in peaceful harmony, right up until a discovery shakes the very foundations of Littletown. Join the inhabitants as they try to fix modern issues by turning to the past; uncovering the hidden histories of Littletown (or should we say, …

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