Bristol Old Vic

Bristol Old Vic Ferment, Leicester Curve and The Lowry Salford are joining forces to launch ‘The Naseem Khan Commissions’, three seed commissions of £2,000 each to three Artists of Colour (theatre-makers or companies led by a majority of POC) to…

In their debut show, Made in Bristol company WILDERBEAST present In the Light Everything is Brighter, a daring exploration of inner torment, tenderness and raw humanity.

I’m an actor based in Frome (Somerset). I Graduated from Webber Douglas some years ago and I’m always on the hunt for creative opportunities in the South West and Beyond.

Theatre photographer based in Bristol working for various clients including the Bristol Old Vic, Theatre Royal Bath, Sadlers Wells, The In Between Time Festival and MAYFEST. Alongside various other independent theatre makers including Stand and Stare, Forest Fringe and Theatre…

Bristol Ferment is Bristol Old Vic’s artist development programme dedicated to supporting the exploration and creation of exciting new work from inspiring theatre makers from Bristol & the South West.

Bristol Old Vic Young Company is led by a team of professional directors, musicians, designers and writers who work with over 450 young people every week. 20 different workshops covering all aspects of acting and performance including specialist sessions such…

Bristol’s favourite festival of silent comedy returns to Bristol Old Vic for a Sunday filled with gags from BBC Radio 4 comedy stars, celebrations of TV classics and appearances from national comedy treasures. Join us fo…

Sink down upon us. Night of love, make me forget I live. Cornish King Mark is at war: he rules with his head not his heart. But he hasn’t counted on falling head over heels for his enemy’s sister, or…

For love, Medea sacrificed everything – only to suffer the ultimate betrayal at the hands of her husband, Jason. As he prepares to marry his new bride, Medea plots the ultimate act of revenge to free herself from him and…

The danger lies not in machine becoming more like man but in man becoming more like machine.Like a giant graphic novel burst into life, 1927 invites you to take a step through the looking glass into a dark and fantastica…

Buckle up for a night of extraordinary, adrenaline-fuelled seat-of-your-pants theatre that’s quite unlike anything else.On the evening of Sat 22 April, six writers will gather to write six brand new plays. Before daybrea…

We’re delighted to welcome back NT Connections, the UKs biggest youth theatre festival. Each year the festival offers a unique opportunity for youth theatres and school theatre groups to stage new plays written for young…

Nicholas Hytner will tell the story of 12 years at the helm of the National Theatre, a period of unparalleled creativity and success. He will share stories about productions of The History Boys, War Horse and One Man, Tw…

Emma Rice’s “exquisite” (Daily Telegraph) production comes to Bristol this Christmas following its critically acclaimed premiere at Shakespeare’s Globe.Struggling to keep warm on the freezing winter streets, our impoveri…

Emma was having the time of her life. Now she’s in rehab. Her first step is to admit that she has a problem. But the problem isn’t with Emma, it’s with everything else. She needs to tell the truth. But…

Perhaps you’ve seen them floating over a Russian village? Or perhaps you’ve seen her toppling forward, arms full of wild flowers, as he arches above her head and steals a kiss.Meet Marc and Bella Chagall! The flying love…

‘Sexy’ is a word a lot of us are uncomfortable applying to ourselves. Vanessa Kisuule certainly doesn’t feel she fits the bill. She really wants to, though. Through comedy, spoken word, dance and various states of undres…

This June, the hilarious and thoughtful award-winning poetToby Campionreturns to Blahblahblah fresh from international touring. He’ll be appearing alongside the “astute and… painfully humorous” (Huffington Post)Emily H…

When Caesar returns to Rome a virtual dictator, Brutus and the pro-democracy senators foresee the demise of the Republic in the powerful hands of this celebrated general. As fear spreads and conspiracy is sown, Caesar’s …