Be part of a film celebrating the people of our city

The crew are ingenious, sensitive to the ideas that are brought to them and to the sensibility of those who bring them...And, thanks to all their efforts, I must say I left happy. Osunwunmi, performer in THE DEMOCRATIC SET at IBT10

Do you love where you live? Come and create your own 15-second performance in celebration of the people that make up this city

We invite you to work with the Director from award-winning Australian theatre company Back to Back Theatre. THE DEMOCRATIC SET has toured the world for 9 years starring hundreds of citizens.

Performances can be as simple as people wish. Past performances have included a child sleeping or an entire Bristol family dressed as bees.

  • No performance experience needed
  • Anyone living in Bristol of any age can take part
  • Individuals and groups (2-15 people) are welcome

Film location 1            17 – 18 July, Netham Park, Barton Hill

Film location 2            19 – 20 July, Knowle West

Deadline for applications: 1 July


If you would like support to complete the survey please email [email protected] or call us on 0117 370 6383 and ask to speak to Georgia

For any questions about access and to let us know how we can best support you please email [email protected]

THE DEMOCRATIC SET is the first of many We Are Bristol projects.

THE DEMOCRATIC SET came to the UK for the first time for In Between Time’s IBT10 Festival. Watch the film:


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