• Circomedia

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    By John Ellingsworth on 11 November 2011 in Features

    'Down then into the sunken arena at the back of the Book Barn by your choice of stage staircase—plain ones, starred ones, podium steps radiating out—the ambient, omnidirectional light joining you from high side-windows and skylights streaked with mossy rain sediment. It's closed, partly, sectioned off on the one side by the thick blue canvas of an old circus tent laid in overlapping strips, looped rope ties hanging free like the fastenings of a giantess' divested corset.'

    Sideshow travels to Bristol, where the relics of Victorian industry are being transformed into utopian artist-led projects.

    By John Ellingsworth on 19 June 2009 in Reviews

    The concept for this year’s Circomedia showcase is a reality show where audience votes are disregarded, circus performers competing for stage time while behind the scenes an embittered cleaner looks to ruin the show.

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    Circomedia, Look Back and Beyond
    31/03/2011 to 03/04/2011