By Nicola Baldwin
In partnership with The Mental Health Foundation
Supported by the Wellcome Trust and Central YMCA


Mickey Mitch, The Bedlam Runner's charismatic, troubled lead singer is missing, possibly dead......nobody knows. Two months later 16 year old TJ goes missing, she is a huge fan of Mickey's. She has been slipping into depression as a result of the pressures and stresses in her life. "Mickey's songs sound like I feel" she says…

Advisory Board

Dr Sophie Petit-Zeman;
Professor Roy Porter;
Dr Michael O’Donovan, Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, University of Wales College of Medicine;
Professor Chris Fairburn, University of Oxford;
Professor Lewis Wolpert.


Aug 1997 – Dec 1997
Nigel Townsend - Director
Annabelle Lee -Designer
Steven Lambert - Tony/Company Manager
Lee Colley - Jaimie/Ross McManus
Sarah Knight - Mary/Sarah
Christopher Mills - Mickie Mitch/Tom
Von Pearce - Joe
Trudy Tennant - TJ
Jan 1999 – April 1999
Nigel Townsend - Director
Annabelle Lee - Designer
Osaze Ehibor - Tony/ Company Manager
Ben Langley - Joe
Carmen Wilson - TJ
Libby Machin - Mary/Sarah
Gavin Ahern - Jaimie/ Ross Mc Manus
Luke De Woolfson - Mickie Mitch/Tom

Jan 2001 – April 2001
Nigel Townsend - Director
Annabelle Lee - Designer
Mark Thompson - Tony/Company Manager
Adam Deacon - Joe
Eve Polycarpou - Sarah/Mary
Adam Johnson - Jaimie/Ross Mc Manus
Richard Tench - Mickie Mitch/Tom
Georgie Alexander - TJ
World Festival of Madness Toronto Tour March 2003
Nigel Townsend - Director
Annabelle Lee - Designer
David Jackson - Company Manager
Emily De Cosimo - TJ
Sarah Knight - Sarah/Mary
Jonathan Lisle -Tony
Gordon Parnis - Joe
Richard Tench - Mickie Mitch/Tom
John Purchase - Jaimie/Ross Mc Manus