We Have Overcome

Sun 22 Sep 2019 from 3:00pm — 4:00pm

A revival of this show from 2012, updated and re-worked in the light of the Windrush scandal. The story of the Elders arrival in Bristol, the struggles they faced and how they overcame them.

Clippies

Mon 18 Nov 2019 from 7:00pm — 9:00pm

A new show about the Tramways riots of April 1920 – the flags had long ceased waving; widows struggled to keep families fed, the soldiers were home and out of work, and bitterly eyeing the women who were still working. Tensions were high, tempers were short.

Clippies

Tue 19 Nov 2019 from 7:00pm — 9:00pm

A new show about the Tramways riots of 1920 – a forgotten and scandalous chapter of Bristol history. Clippies is a companion piece to acta’s successful Gas Girls show... Preview performances in November will be followed by a longer run in May 2020.