Offbeat Theatre - unusual and strange plays, shows, costumes and props

  • The Dream Makers - a magical full length play
  • Our guns and costumes in Bugsy Malone - Alleyns Junior School
  • Available now - a musical by Barbara Hockley & Greg Swinford
  • More fab Bugsy costumes & guns courtesy of
  • May Contain Nuts - a pretty silly one act play
  • Offbeat perform! Ghost Hunters December 2014
  • Darkness in the Night a one act play with an egg whisk
  • Costumes for James and the Giant Peach!
  • Offbeat Show 2016 The Killing of Poe

Explore the site for details of our PLAYS and HIRES.
The 'INFO' link takes you to themed blog posts with loads of useful/interesting theatre info

Offbeat HIRES

We specialise in BUGSY MALONE costume and splurge gun hire. Go to our Dedicated Bugsy Site page for details.
ALSO - Check out the HIRES page for Alice in Wonderland, James and the Giant Peach, Steampunk, Elizabethan Punk and other lovely creations you can HIRE for your show!

PLAYS for Youth Groups and Schools

We also promote selected SCRIPTS for Youth Theatres and Schools that are slightly (or completely) off-the-wall, unusual, fantasy-based or just plain bonkers. You can download preview scripts and get all the info you need on our Plays site!

Feel free to contact us for extra info and queries etc!

Offbeat NEWS! Plays, costumes, props, production pics and other stuff...

Loving the lighting!

Posted on Saturday 11th March, 2017

In this version of ‘Alice’The Tweedles & Alice end up on a boat. This is a beautifully lit photo – clocks looking like stars. Fantastic. Love it. Retford Youth Theatre. Costumes by Offbeat.

Retford Youth Theatre, Alice in Wonderland

Do send us your Offbeat Plays performance pics! We'd love to feature them - see more on the Offbeat News Blogsite