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Sun 17th Feb at 12:30pm

IBT 13 International Festival of Performance: Slideshow Birdshow

@ Wickham Theatre, Bristol

Featuring: Emma Bennett

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IBT 13 International Festival of Performance: Slideshow Birdshow: Emma Bennett

A short piece for voice and uncooperative powerpoint presentation.

Slideshow Birdshow is a songful paean to nature in all its uncooperative glory, and to the gasps, stutters and fluffed lines that emerge when we try to describe it.

Inspired by the attempts of ornithologists and poets to unlock the secret life of birds, Emma set out to find her own explanation. She discovered the scratchy music hidden in nature book descriptions. She impersonated a blackbird, got too close to a chaffinch and repeatedly failed to pin down a thrush. Here, with flickering slideshow and tremulous voice, she attempts to present her findings.

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Venue Facts

Venue: Wickham Theatre


Address:
Cantocks Close, Woodlands Road
Bristol
BS8 1UP 51.456322, -2.601412


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Website: bris.ac.uk/drama/theatre

Enquiries: 0117 728 7834

Bookings: 0117 987 7877


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