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Circus City: He Ain’t Heavy
Artist: Oddly Moving 25 Oct 26 Oct

Venue: Trinity Centre
Performance Time: 15:00
Extra performance 8pm on 25th October
Performance Duration: 1:00
Full Price: £12.00
Concession Price: £10.00
Box Office Phone Number: 07388848490

When people ask me about my brother I usually give them the short answer: he has severe learning disabilities, epilepsy and autism. He Ain’t Heavy is the long answer. As Sean cannot go on a national tour due to a love of routine and no concept of theatre, we are going to bring him into the room in other ways.

Performer Grania Pickard returns to Bristol's Trinity Centre to tell the story of growing up with her brother Sean. Using physical theatre, aerial circus, audience interaction and storytelling she brings the world they share to life. Through puppetry the audience see how Sean walks, talks and interacts with the world and how his unique take on life has shaped and influenced Grania.

“You have to see Grania in action: she is a highly skilled circus performer, storyteller and connector, lighting up the entire stage.” LucyLovesCircus

Please note: there will be a relaxed performance at the 3pm performance on the 26th October.

Photo credit: Paul Blakemore

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In addition, you may be interested in this related workshop: 

He Ain't Heavy workshop - FREE
Thurs 26th October, 11am Trinity Centre 

Grania will be running a circus-theatre workshop focusing on young siblings and carers of people with disabilities.The workshops will use physical theatre and circus to enable the young people to tell their own stories. Grania is an experienced workshop leader who is qualified to work with people with special needs. For ages 10-16. 

To reserve a place on the workshop please BOOK HERE

Venue:
Trinity Centre
Trinity Road
Bristol
BS2 0NW
South West

Box Office Phone Number: 07388848490
www.3ca.org.uk
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Added by: Bristol Circus Forum

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