from both sides, 2000
Using visual and performance art ‘from both sides’ draws attention to the colours, textures and contrasting atmhospheres of this decaying but beautiful place – the high walls and open water and it’s transition from victorian industrial beginnings through wasteland and dereliction towards new growth.
Visual theatre company economies of scale presents ‘from both sides’ – a performance which will take place on Canon’s Marsh, adjacent to the former gasworks, a unique site at the heart of Bristol. The piece is site specific and has been rehearsed and created on the harbourside. It will be a promenade performance – taking the audience on a journey beginning at the entrance to Gasworks Lane and finishing at Hannover Quay.
economies of scale is a company of performers and artists interested in making performance outdoors under the influence of unusual places, members of the company have worked with amongst others, Kneehigh,Candoco,By Word of Mouth,……..
“…things like this are hard to find.” (audience member)