Recent Productions WALKING THE CHAINS - Terrific reviews

Hannah Darby in WALKING THE CHAINS.  Pic: Zuleika Henry

January’s celebration of Brunel’s Clifton Suspension Bridge WALKING THE CHAINS was at The Passenger Shed, Temple Meads Station, Bristol to Sunday 25 January.

Lyn Gardner in The Guardian

thrilling… gurgles with life

Full review here: gu.com/p/45vtd/sbl

4 Stars from The Stage

Brunel would have taken his famous stove-pipe hat off to this exemplary piece of community theatre

Full review here: www.thestage.co.uk/reviews/2015/walking-the-chains-7

4 Stars from Bristol Evening Post

I highly recommend you go and see this play. Bristolian or not, any resident of the city will walk out with a renewed sense of pride

Full review here: po.st/4afgiQ

4 Stars from StageTalk Magazine

Full review here: stagetalkmagazine.com

Guide2Bristol

…I couldn’t help feeling rather proud of the city and its iconic bridge…

Full review here: www.guide2bristol.com/news/85284

Dan Martin

Full review here: www.leshopuk.com/blog/2015/1/walking-the-chains-brunel-bristol

@Shonette

Full review here: simplelampoon.com/walking-chains-celebrating-150th-birthday-clifton-suspension-bridge/

Claire Sully’s blog after seeing the Preview

Like the bridge itself this show has sheer ingenuity on many levels

Full review here: bit.ly/1DSkSKe

BBC Points West Preview

Full review here: www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-30716058

ITV Preview

www.itv.com/news/west/2015-01-12/preview-a-new-play-about-the-clifton-suspension-bridge/

Preview Made In Bristol TV

Photo: Hannah Darby in WALKING THE CHAINS Credit: Zuleika Henry

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Recent Productions TREASURE ISLAND Story Walk

New for 2017: 27 May – 4 June

The perfect family activity in the place where it all began: Bristol Docks

See hidden caves and spy holes, and discover the dark and dirty deeds of Long John Silver, Blind Pew, and a host of pirates and buccaneers!

One hour, suitable for age 8+

Times/prices/details on the flier »

Starts at: Merchant Venturers Almshouses, jct King St/Prince St BS1 4DT
See map »
But remember, “Them that die’ll be the lucky ones…”

In association with the Long John Silver Trust’s Treasure Island Trail
www.longjohnsilvertrust.co.uk

TREASURE ISLAND STORY WALK Gerard Cooke & Nadia Williams, pic Zuleika Henry
Gerard Cooke & Nadia Williams, pic Zuleika Henry


Recent Productions WALKING THE CHAINS

Ben Walker rehearsing WALKING THE CHAINS.  Photo Zuleika Henry

13-25 January 2015

Walking the Chains CIC in association with Show of Strength Theatre Company and Circomedia present:

WALKING THE CHAINS

Roll up! Roll up! Celebrate the 150th birthday of Bristol’s best loved landmark!
8 actor musicians, 4 circus performers, a band and a choir telling—and singing—the stories and secrets of Brunel’s glorious Clifton Suspension Bridge. And it’s happening in another Brunel masterpiece: The Passenger Shed.

You can download the flyer here » or click below for more information and a video.

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