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Fair Saturday – 24th November

On Saturday 24 November, Bristol will be the first city in England to join the international Fair Saturday movement. Jo Plimmer, Arts Officer at Bristol City Council, tells us more.   Hello Jo. So what is Fair Saturday? Fair Saturday, takes place …

Artists announced for Testing Ground: Experiments in Dance 2018!

We were thrilled to receive applications from fantastic dance artists and companies from across the city and beyond. Thank you to everyone who applied, we can now announce who will be taking part in the next Testing Ground: Experiments in Dance at Circ …

Down With This Sort Of Thing – Protest at Hamilton House

The team at Hamilton House are organising a protest on Wednesday 26th September. They got in touch to tell us why. Down With This Sort Of Thing   We all know communities need space; to meet, party, make stuff, dance and have better ideas.    Sometimes …

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Wise Children Podcast

Wise Children is a new theatre company conceived, created and led by director Emma Rice. Wise Children marks the beginning of a new chapter and the culmination of the practice and ethos Emma has developed over her unique 30-year career, which has inclu …

Mental Health Awareness for Arts Venues

A guide for arts venues initially developed by Viv Gordon, an artist living with Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and informed by The Social Model of Disability. INTRODUCTION Living with a long term mental health condition is a disability and a …

Artists announced for Testing Ground: Experiments in Dance 2018!

We were thrilled to receive applications from fantastic dance artists and companies from across the city and beyond. Thank you to everyone who applied, we can now announce who will be taking part in the next Testing Ground: Experiments in Dance at Circ …

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Interview with Horses! Horses! writer Rina Vergano

Rina Vergano is the writer of Wassail Theatre Company’s new play Horses! Horses! (directed by Emma Callander of The Room in the Elephant, Theatre Uncut), which is touring pubs and other venues in Somerset, Bristol, the South West and beyond this coming …

Fair Saturday – 24th November

On Saturday 24 November, Bristol will be the first city in England to join the international Fair Saturday movement. Jo Plimmer, Arts Officer at Bristol City Council, tells us more.   Hello Jo. So what is Fair Saturday? Fair Saturday, takes place …

A Haunted Existence: An Interview with Tom Marshman and Jo Kimber.

Performance Artist, Tom Marshman and his Producer, Jo Kimber tell us about their upcoming show A Haunted Existence. How did you do the research? Is there a way people can view your findings to put the stories in context?  TM: I did my research in a few …

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