Emma Rice launches her new theatre company Wise Children with an adaptation of Angela Carter’s novel of the same name, coming to Bristol Old Vic from Wed 23 Jan - Sat 16 Feb. To celebrate Emma has selected four films that capture the spirit of performance in a thrillingly diverse way.
Upcoming screenings & events in this season
Wings of Desire 12A All the Stage's a World
Sun 27 Jan 12:00
One of cinema's most hauntingly beautiful city symphonies, Wim Wenders' Wings of Desire transcends concrete barriers to explore a Berlin of the imagination.
Greasepaint and Grit: The Tradition of Touring Theatre All the Stage's a World
Sun 27 Jan 15:00
Emma Rice, Artistic Director of Wise Children and Nell Gifford, founder of Gifford’s Circus, explore the tradition and future of touring performance. What is life like for artists on the road, and can we make a more sustainable future?