Shakespeare

Actor-musician to collaborate on a new condensed adaptation of Henry V by William Shakespeare.

Shakespeare’s sensual best-selling poem about Venus’s desire for, and seduction of the hunter Adonis.

An immersive, open air reimagining of Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy, Romeo & Juliet in Eastville Park Swimming Pool will be a visceral, fast-paced and cinematic adaptation running at 1hr 40mins (approx.). It will feature live acapella singing, thrilling stage fights, movement…

Insane Root is an award-winning Bristol-based theatre company specialising in site-specific performances. Their previous work includes acclaimed productions ‘Macbeth at the Redcliffe Caves’, ‘Orpheus & Eurydice in the Suspension Bridge Vaults’ and ‘The Tempest in St John on the Wall’s…

Lively discussions, lectures, workshops and Q&A sessions with experts in the field and the director of the production, Adele Thomas.

Macbeth speaks to a world we find ourselves living in now; a world in which politicians lie to our faces but no one can plaster over the truth that the planet is threatening to turn on us.I pull in resolution…

Keywords: Macbeth, Shakespeare

This is an outdoor production with the West Front of Wells Cathedral as the backdrop. Therefore the set design will need to work within these parameters. It is the intention to use the West Front in a practical manner if…

I am a College Graduate looking for more Theeatre experience i studied at The South West Academy of Dramatic Arts so i have learnt many skills in Theatre and Film Acting. I have a desired Passion for Classical Theatre. I…

Small and petite. Bright little character actor with a broad playing age range. A bit quirky!

South West Silents is a regional film organisation that specialises in screening films from the silent era. Born out of the volunteer organisation Bristol Silents, we are becoming established as a leader in screening silent film. With expert knowledge of…

Insane Root is a Bristol-born theatre company specialising in reimagining classic plays/stories by presenting them in unusual locations. We are passionate about making the inaccessible accessible – from bringing life to abandoned sites and making Shakespeare make sense(!), to sharing…

Squire is a company dedicated to providing outstanding stage combat training to schools, youth theatres and private drama groups. We provide stage combat training in armed and unarmed fight systems as well as workshops exploring SFX make-up and prosthetics. For…

The Bristol Shakespeare Festival offers a platform for local and national companies to bring the very best adaptations, interpretations and productions of Shakespeare’s works to unusual spaces in Bristol. We will celebrate this British icon in 2015 with alfresco summertime…

The Bristol Shakespeare Festival is a not for profit organisation dedicated to bringing the freshest, most exciting productions of Shakespeare’s plays to some of Bristol’s most beautiful and unusual spaces every July.

Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory (stf) is one of the UK’s most admired ensemble theatre companies. As well as our critically acclaimed annual season in Bristol we offer a touring programme in the UK and internationally – in 2015 we…

Last year, for the first time, CADS took to the streets of Clifton Village for a promenade performance in honour of Shakespeare’s birthday. It was such a success that we have decided to return for vol.2 and on St George’…

Ophelia: Madness (in blue)is a theatre production driven by extraordinary and original music, celebrating the other story of Shakespeare’s passionate, poetic heroine. In this 45 minute work, originally composed in 1983 b…

Was Shakespeare right to kill off King Lear at the end of his play? Lear is on the heath, left alone to once more think about that fateful day and what followed, using Shakespeare’s own words, reworked by Edinburgh…

Tea-Powered Theatre continues its in-house production series of adapting Shakespeare’s classics in their own unique style. This year, our director Calum Anderson has chosen The Tempest. The tale of a team of astronauts s…

The great tragedy of imagination and choice is summoned once more as we witness the ultimate demise by vaulting ambition, whispers and desire. The James Company and presentabsence hex the story with sound, character and…