0117 949 3993 (c/o Bristol Old Vic)Mayfest, c/o Bristol Old Vic, King Street, Bristol
Mayfest is Bristol’s unique annual festival of contemporary theatre. We are dedicated to presenting a broad range of unusual, playful and ambitious work from leading theatre makers from Bristol, the UK and beyond. Mayfest is produced in collaboration with Bristol Old Vic and works in partnership with other key arts venues across Bristol to present work in both established theatre spaces and non-theatre spaces all over the city.
Mayfest 2012 featured work by: Kindle Theatre, John Moran, Mercurial Wrestler, Mark Bruce Company, Andy Field, National Theatre of Scotland, Byron Vincent and Molly Naylor, The Other Way Works, Stand+Stare, Belarus Free Theatre, Gary McNair, Kieran Hurley, Antonia Grove, Tania El Khoury, Little Bulb Theatre, Chris Goode and Company, Bryony Kimmings, Andrew Dawson, Melanie Wilson, Jo Bannon, Tom Marshman and Frauke Requardt
Mayfest 2011 featured work by: Little Bulb Theatre, Guy Dartnell, Will Adamsdale, Debbie Pearson, Sylvia Rimat, Darren Johnston, Sam Halmarack, Bryony Kimmings, Dan Canham, Search Party, Leo Kay, Stand+Stare, Davy & Kristin McGuire, Jo Bannon, Sleepdogs, Made in China, Greg McLaren, Faulty Optic, NIE, Foster and Dechery, Probe, Proto-Type Theater and Dora Garcia.
Mayfest 2010 featured work by: Forest Fringe, Orbita, Tinned Fingers, Jasmine Loveys, Invisible Circus, Little Bulb Theatre, Ausform, Lone Twin Theatre, Ontroerend Goed, Bodies in Flight/Spell #7, Cartoon de Salvo, John Moran, Dancing Brick, Kristin Fredricksson, Inconvenient Spoof, Kings of England, Master Chaynjis, Curious, Lisa Hammond & Rachel Spence with Improbable, Greg McLaren, Jon Haynes, Cirque de Legume, Nic Green, Requardt and Rosenberg, Peggy Shaw and Clod Ensemble, Sylvia Rimat & Kate Ashman, Stand+Stare, Wattle & Daub, Plasticine Men, Will Adamsdale, Edward Rapley, Flying Eye, Stacy Makishi, NIE, Rotozaza, Once-Arts and Ceremonies.
Mayfest 2009 featured work by: The Other Way Works, Tmesis Theatre, John Moran, Polaris, Ontroerend Goed, Cartoon de Salvo, Top of the World, Inspector Sands, Paper Cinema, Bric a Brac Production, Soap Soup Theatre, Honk Project, Orbita, Tinned Fingers, Roustabout, imitating the dog, Chris Goode, Stan's Cafe, Duncan Speakman, Skutr, Edward Rapley, Little Bulb Theatre, BAC (BURST Festival).
Mayfest 2008 featured work by: Rotozaza, Duncan Speakman, Gravity & Levity, Action Hero, Al Seed, Drunken Chorus, The Special Guests, Precarious, Tim Crouch, Mem Morrison, Rosie Dennis, BlackSkyWhite, Green Eyed Zero, Itta Howie, Fairground, Search Party and more...