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Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain archiveBritish history is full of barmy people who did nasty things to each other. With blood, battles, murder and mayhem Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain explores stories from Roman, Tudor, Stuart, Georgian, Victorian and WW1 periods and features famous characters such as Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Guy Fawkes, Florence Nightingale and General Earl Haig. Enjoy an episode of Roman Mankychef and find out how to impress your guests with roast dormouse; is it easier to lose your heart or head to horrible Henry? Will Parliament escape gunpowder Guy? Take a peak inside Georgian Crime School, dare to dance the Tyburn jig and find out what a baby farmer did. Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain website.

Creatives/Company

Author(s): Terry Deary, Neal Foster, Ciaran McConville
Music: Matthew Scott
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Archive listings for Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain

Work type: Kids show.

A Brand New Show - T01382159325

8 Dec 21 to 11 Dec 21MAST Mayflower Studios, Southampton :: V0645856574
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1 Dec 21 to 4 Dec 21Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham :: V140
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24 Nov 21 to 27 Nov 21Wyvern Theatre, Swindon :: V928
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17 Nov 21 to 20 Nov 21King's Theatre, Glasgow :: V613
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10 Nov 21 to 14 Nov 21The Orchard, Dartford :: V677
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3 Nov 21 to 6 Nov 21Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury :: V1452754579
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27 Oct 21 to 30 Oct 21The Hawth, Crawley :: V720
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21 Oct 21 to 24 Oct 21Grand Opera House, York :: V957
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14 Oct 21 to 16 Oct 21Richmond Theatre, Outer London :: V327
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19 Aug 21 to 22 Aug 21Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham :: V90
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17 Aug 21Plaza Theatre, Stockport :: V0766695186
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14 Aug 21 to 15 Aug 21Whitley Bay Playhouse, Whitley Bay :: V580
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10 Aug 21 to 11 Aug 21Baths Hall, Scunthorpe :: V0233865145
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3 Aug 21 to 4 Aug 21Darlington Hippodrome (formerly Civic Theatre), Darlington :: V562
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3 Aug 21 to 5 Aug 21Floral Pavilion Theatre, New Brighton :: V541
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28 Jul 21 to 1 Aug 21New Wimbledon Theatre, Outer London :: V341
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23 Jul 21 to 25 Jul 21Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe :: V749
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16 Jul 21The Harlequin, Redhill :: V707
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23 Jun 21 to 27 Jun 21Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes :: V754
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2 Jun 21 to 3 Jun 21Capitol Horsham (formerly Horsham Arts Centre), Horsham :: V723
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21 May 21 to 23 May 21Northcott Theatre, Exeter :: V886
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3 May 21General, General :: V01352681487
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2 May 21Carlisle Racecourse, Carlisle :: V01895579056
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2 May 21Harewood House, Leeds :: V240640962
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1 May 21General, Manchester :: V1414
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1 May 21General, Nottingham :: V0758542743
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30 Apr 21NEC (National Exhibition Centre), Birmingham :: V149
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25 Apr 21General, Chelmsford :: V1086
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24 Apr 21Knebworth House, Stevenage :: V1049781196
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23 Apr 21General, Northampton :: V585251288
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18 Apr 21General, Bristol :: V11060188
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17 Apr 21General, General :: V0983839876
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16 Apr 21General, General :: V791639071
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16 Apr 21General, Bath :: V0649096071
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15 Apr 21Wolverhampton Racecourse, Wolverhampton :: V01362871526
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14 Apr 21General, General :: V1268
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14 Apr 21Ricoh Arena, Coventry :: V0487589413
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13 Apr 21Newbury Racecourse, Newbury :: V768204520
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21 Oct 20 to 24 Oct 20Belgrade Theatre, Coventry :: V153
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30 Aug 20Lincolnshire Showground, Lincoln :: V226489365
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30 Aug 20General, Liverpool :: V1184
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26 Aug 20 to 29 Aug 20The Turbine Theatre, Inner London :: V01296042936
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19 Aug 20 to 23 Aug 20Troubadour Meridian Water, Outer London :: V0102697395
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15 Aug 20General, General :: V1267
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14 Aug 20General, Bristol :: V11060188
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13 Aug 20General, Leeds :: V1058
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10 Aug 20Newmarket Racecourse, Newmarket :: V1392684458
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9 Aug 20NEC (National Exhibition Centre), Birmingham :: V149
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8 Aug 20General, Darlington :: V1049265036
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8 Aug 20General, Belfast :: V0944217781
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1 Aug 20Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham :: V795595381
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26 Jul 20Trafford Centre, Manchester :: V01111894228
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26 Jul 20University of Bolton Stadium, Bolton :: V0606260416
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25 Jul 20Newbury Racecourse, Newbury :: V768204520
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24 Jul 20General, General :: V0983839876
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18 Jul 20General, Northampton :: V585251288
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11 Jul 20Kenton Theatre, Henley-On-Thames :: V797
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4 Jul 20General, General :: V1267
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The Best of Barmy Britain - T655545671

Company Birmingham Stage Company. Director Neal Foster. Design Jackie Trousdale. Lighting Jason Taylor. Choreographer Kenn Oldfield. Sound Nick Sagar. Performer Neal Foster. Performer Alison Fitzjohn.
29 Mar 19 to 31 Mar 19Redgrave Theatre, Bristol :: V858
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25 Feb 18 to 26 Feb 18Theatre Royal, Winchester :: V782
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23 May 17 to 25 May 17Broadway Theatre, Letchworth :: V01514782357
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13 May 17Connaught Theatre, Worthing :: V725
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10 May 17Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone :: V680
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3 May 17Oakengates Theatre at The Place, Telford :: V110
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More Best of Barmy Britain - T01229778089

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it's time to prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring your favourite characters from our barmy past to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Barmy Britain in the West End!
4 Aug 17 to 2 Sep 17Garrick Theatre, West End :: V394
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17 Jun 17 to 18 Jun 17Whitley Bay Playhouse, Whitley Bay :: V580
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4 Jun 17Alive Corn Exchange, Kings Lynn :: V68
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T1609236960

Company Birmingham Stage Company. Director Neal Foster. Design Jackie Trousdale. Lighting Jason Taylor. Choreographer Kenn Oldfield. Sound Nick Sagar. Performer Neal Foster. Performer Alison Fitzjohn.
8 Nov 16 to 12 Nov 16Theatre Royal, Bath :: V854
listing details L0374822686

The Best Bits - T0477926845

Company Birmingham Stage Company. Director Neal Foster. Design Jackie Trousdale. Lighting Jason Taylor. Choreographer Kenn Oldfield. Sound Nick Sagar. Performer Neal Foster. Performer Alison Fitzjohn.
5 Aug 16 to 3 Sep 16Apollo Theatre, West End :: V383
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T1519900330

Recommended age: 6+. Running time: 1hrProducer Neal Foster. Producer Birmingham Stage Company. Director Terry Deary. Design Jacqueline Trousdale. Lighting Jason Taylor. Sound Nick Sagar. Choreographer Kenn Oldfield. Performer Laura Dalgleish. Performer Alison Fitzjohn. Performer Benedict Martin. Performer Gary Wilson. Performer Martin Atkinson.
3 Dec 14 to 6 Dec 14Hafren (formerly Theatre Hafren), Newtown :: V852
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19 Nov 14 to 23 Nov 14Theatre Royal, Nottingham :: V462
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5 Nov 14 to 9 Nov 14Darlington Hippodrome (formerly Civic Theatre), Darlington :: V562
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28 Oct 14 to 1 Nov 14Arts Theatre, Cambridge :: V19
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14 Oct 14 to 18 Oct 14Hull New Theatre, Hull :: V934
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7 Oct 14 to 11 Oct 14Derby Theatre, Derby :: V1830193620
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26 Sep 14 to 28 Sep 14Colosseum, Watford :: V1182
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11 Sep 14 to 14 Sep 14The Harlequin, Redhill :: V707
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30 Jul 14 to 31 Jul 14De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea :: V651
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15 Jul 14 to 19 Jul 14Sheffield Theatres, Sheffield :: V962
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1 Jul 14 to 5 Jul 14Royal & Derngate, Northampton :: V449
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24 Jun 14 to 28 Jun 14New Theatre, Cardiff :: V823
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20 May 14 to 24 May 14Curve, Leicester :: V830272338
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26 Mar 14 to 30 Mar 14Blackpool Grand Theatre, Blackpool :: V518
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26 Feb 14 to 1 Mar 14Theatre Royal, Norwich :: V72
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18 Feb 14 to 22 Feb 14Belgrade Theatre, Coventry :: V153
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11 Feb 14 to 15 Feb 14The Orchard, Dartford :: V677
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31 Jan 14Capitol Horsham (formerly Horsham Arts Centre), Horsham :: V723
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T895856876

Recommended age: 6+. Running time: 1hrProducer Neal Foster. Producer Birmingham Stage Company. Director Neal Foster. Design Jackie Trousdale. Lighting Jason Taylor. Sound Nick Sagar. Performer Neal Foster. Performer Alison Fitzjohn.
7 Aug 13 to 1 Sep 13Garrick Theatre, West End :: V394
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1 Aug 13 to 2 Aug 13De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea :: V651
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26 May 13Alhambra, Dunfermline :: V282499872
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T0561070011

Running time: approx. 1hr. Recommended age 6+Producer Birmingham Stage Company. Director Neal Foster. Design Jackie Trousdale. Lighting Jason Taylor. Music Matthew Scott. Sound Nick Sagar. Performer Neal Foster (Rex). Performer Alison Fitzjohn (Queenie).
27 Oct 12 to 6 Jan 13Garrick Theatre, West End :: V394
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T607335292

Running time: approx. 1hr. Recommended age 6+Producer Birmingham Stage Company. Director Neal Foster. Design Jackie Trousdale. Lighting Jason Taylor. Music Matthew Scott. Performer Benedict Martin (Rex). Performer Lauryn Redding (Queenie). Performer Terry Deary (some dates).
14 Feb 12 to 1 Sep 12Garrick Theatre, West End :: V394
listing details L544987166

Other listings

16 Aug 20General, General :: V1267
listing details L1438345782

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