performance

A cabaret of all kinds of performance styles, from live music to circus! This is an opportunity for artists of all performance styles to showcase their talents.

Performance Artist: I make performance about the pathological, psychological and social challenges of life and death. My work is highly visual, inspired by images from the front covers of magazines and sunlight through a blind. It’s reminiscent of half forgotten…

Curious about academic research in Theatre and Performance and how researchers collaborate with artists and practitioners? Join us for some short talks sharing ideas, research and exciting projects.

1 stage, 5 schools, 100 Young Performers, 1 Generation, 1 goal: to be heard. The Young Blood Theatre Festival has been working with 5 groups of amazing young people and their teachers from Bristol schools creating unique pieces of theatre…

Mid Life pauses three fierce women at a moment in time – the Menopause. Mid Life unpacks real-life stories of loss, joy and transformation. Hold tight. There’s a change coming.

Join us for an informal meet up of a bunch of people from around the UK who are involved in performance and tech in different ways. 

Learn the art of storytelling and creating a performance, while developing your confidence and skills in acting, movement and devising. For 11-18 year olds

Rooted is an exciting new contemporary dance theatre production, exploring the ideas of isolation using simplistic and visceral group choreography. We are inviting physical theatre, circus and dance performers who are comfortable learning, creating and performing movement to take part.

Multi award-winning Lost Watch present a brand new ensemble show.

Intimate storytelling and high-octane physical theatre explore what it is that really connects us.

Bristol’s Pervasive Media Studio hosts a brilliant community of over 100 artists, creative companies, technologists and academics exploring experience design and creative technology. And we want you to join us.

Callout for Artists, Performers, Dancers, Musicians!   A new immersive installation focused around the themes of beauty standards and their effect on women.   We are looking for anything that fits this theme from atmospheric music, to live art!  …

Almost 300 students from all 9 of the Youth Circus classes will come together to perform over this week of festivities.

Join us to work alongside the world famous Natural Theatre and Cocoloco to create versions of the street theatre phenomenon Dr YaYa and Mafia Wedding. Dr YaYa is a mashup of all flamboyant dictators with a heavy lean to the…

A festival of dance by and for older people.

Are you, or do you know, an artist with an interest in Carnival and/or creating outdoor work? We’re looking for 5 Next Generation Carnival artists to train and learn ‘on the job’ with two community groups who’ll parade in Gloucester…

‘Salon Soirées’ hosts evenings of listening indulgence, to entice the ears, soothe the mind, inspire curious souls – and support independent bookstores.

Learn to create strong, dynamic ‘scenic puppets’ using a working shadow puppetry set. No prior making experience necessary.

A workshop for creative practitioners with some puppetry experience; for those wishing to gain confidence or new perspectives in multi-operator table-top puppetry.