OnDemand performances

Some of this years Watford Fringe show performances that have already happened are available to view online, OnDemand until the end of October. To view an OnDemand performance:

  • Please go to the show listing of your choice
  • Purchase an online streaming ticket for the performance of your choice (it does not matter that the live performance times are in the past)
    Note for some performances the streaming ticket price is less than the main price listed in the summary for the event
  • You will be sent a ticket containing a link
  • On clicking on the link in your ticket you will be able to instantly view the performance online.

Shows with OnDemand performances:

Rough Sleeper

A homeless man is rough sleeping in the doorway of a closed down high street store. He tells the story of his rise from rags to riches, and his subsequent fall from grace into homelessness. A new play written in response to the homeless crisis, “Roug…

Drama King

This compelling one-man show by Mark Stratford charts the life and times of William Charles Macready, one of the greatest actor-managers of the 19th Century. With humour, drama, emotion and an array of characters, Stratford takes us on Macready’s j…

Tom Seals: The Piano Man

The mantle of UK Piano Man has been dominated by Elton John, Jools Holland and Jamie Cullum. No one else has come remotely close – until Tom Seals! His virtuoso solo-ing, excellent improvisation skills and distinctive voice make him the UK’s finest…

A Slice of Saturday Night

A Slice of Saturday Night is set in a nightclub where young love, teenage dreams, fashion and music are the order of the day. Watch and cringe as ten teenagers navigate their way through the night under the experienced eye of the club’s owner…

A Year On

Inspirational talk with music. Musician and brain injury survivor, David Naylor, woke from a coma and did not know who he was or what his life had been like. He heard a song in his head and realised he had written it. He set about finding more of his past compositions… and found a reason to live…

A Recital of Opera, Song & Musical Theatre

Local operatic baritone Thomas Isherwood performs a one hour recital with his duo partner Elspeth Wilkes, with music spanning the genres of opera, art song, folk song and musical theatre. Thomas began his musical training at the Watford School of M…

MCUsical: The Unofficial Parody Marvel Musical

The hilarious brand new nerdy comedy show, which retells the last 10 years of your favourite superhero cinematic films through an hour of your favourite Broadway show tunes! You’ll love it 3000! BES…

How To Space

A young girl is obsessed with the night sky, with what lies beyond and longs to travel into the unknown. Will she defy the odds like her astronaut heroines and achieve her dreams? ‘How To Space’ is written by St Albans based Anna Reynolds and inspir…

John Pendal: Monster

Professional comedian John Pendal was born and raised in Watford. He brings his hit comedy show “Monster” to the Pump House, fresh from the 2019 Edinburgh Festival where it received four FIVE STAR reviews: “fabulous show” * – Voice Magazine, “dee…

Audacious Mr Astley

Awarded 5 stars by reviewers at the Edinburgh Fringe , the audacious Sergeant-Major Philip Astley is heading to the Watford Fringe to tell first-hand how he and his wife Patty founded the world’s first modern circus. Audacious Mr Astley is meticulous…

Vinyl Encore

Bruised egos and broke, two forgotten rock stars try and record the album that makes sense of their lives. Can they overcome their animosity and confront the hurt of a life never quite fulfilled? This four star (Broadway Baby) critically acclaimed c…

Sam Carlyle: My Life and Other Jokes

You may be asking “Who even is Sam Carlyle?” right now, but after this cabaret you’ll certainly know her name (along with way too much else..) From customer service nightmares to dating disasters, toilet complications to weird encounters, Sam shares …

The Dream Speaks Back

Three authors reveal all about writing a joint book. In an open Q & A session, Cy Henty, Sue Hampton and Leslie Tate will describe touring with Russell Brand, growing up as non-binary and the mental health issues that went into their three-way autob…

Women, Witches and the Wild Hunt

Storytellers take you on amazing adventures, fight ferocious beasts, answer dangerous questions and bring you home with just a story. Ride with the night hunt, eat, drink and leave with payment in gold! Join Storyteller Sarah Lloyd-Winder as she weav…

In the secret garden of Frances Hodgson Burnett

Frances Hodgson Burnett is best known for The Secret Garden but her life and considerable literary output remain largely unknown. She was a phenomenally successful and prolific author, adapting and producing many stage versions of her work. With two…

The Show Must Go On…Online

Herts Inclusive Theatre presents a short film, The Show Must Go On…Online, a fully inclusive production filmed by participants of all abilities and all ages during the Covid19 lockdown.

“SafeHaven – a place to call home” – Devised and performed by The Dan Tien Drama Company

The middle of nowhere. A building with no doors. 9 women and a Doctor. All the women are here for different reasons. Escape? Prison? A dream? Their new normal, their new home. SafeHaven looks at what happens when we expose characters to a new surroun…