To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

St Pauls Carnival Takeover at Bristol Old Vic

Old Vic Theatre, King Street, Old City, Bristol, BS1 4ED

Tel: +44 (0)117 987 7877

Add St Pauls Carnival Takeover at Bristol Old Vic to your Itinerary

St Pauls Carnival Takeover at Bristol Old Vic

About

On 4 May, St Pauls Carnival will take over Bristol Old Vic’s front of house spaces to celebrate the two month countdown to this year’s carnival and join the smash hit production of Barber Shop Chronicles as it powers into Bristol Old Vic as part of its UK tour.

Barber Shop Chronicles is one of the decade’s most successful plays. It takes place in 6 barber shops in 6 different cities across the globe and is a joyous celebration of masculinity, fatherhood and identity. Described by The Guardian as “one of the best 25 plays of the decade” it is a riot of laughter, dance and music and feels like the perfect fit with St Pauls Carnival, now in its 51st year, creating a great moment to bring the two events together for a day of fun, food and festivities.
 
Beginning at midday on Saturday 4 May, this explosion of arts and culture will feature African-inspired DJ sets, drumming and song, with craft activities throughout the foyer, and an Afrikan-Caribbean menu served by Bristol’s latest food hotspot, 1766 Bar & Kitchen. 

This free event is wrapped around two performances of Barber Shop Chronicles at 2.30pm and 7.30pm with tickets available from £11.50.

 

Date of Event

Opening Times

Sorry, this event has passed

TripAdvisor

What's Nearby

  1. Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel

    City Centre hotel featuring great dining and views of the river

    0.13 miles away
  2. SACO Bristol - West India House

    These 4 star city centre waterfront apartments are an ideal alternative to hotels,…

    0.16 miles away
  3. Your Stay Bristol - Marsh House

    New development in the heart of Bristol's historic centre of deluxe one and two bedroom…

    0.16 miles away
  1. SACO Bristol - Broad Quay

    Set in the buzzing heart of Bristol, these apartments are within a short stroll of the…

    0.18 miles away
  2. The Bristol - a member of The Doyle Collection

    As one of the city’s premier places to stay, The Bristol offers visitors a unique…

    0.19 miles away
  3. Overlook the Floating Harbour from The Bristol hotel

    The Bristol Hotel enjoys an unbeatable waterfront location in the heart of Bristol

    0.19 miles away
  4. Stay in a Rooftop Retro Rocket Caravan

    A stylish, contemporary family-run guesthouse, nestled in the heart of Bristol's buzzing…

    0.2 miles away
  5. Brooks Guesthouse Bristol

    The stunning refurbished Brooks Guest House Bristol is a boutique guesthouse, the most…

    0.2 miles away
  6. Radisson Blu Bristol

    Stunning hotel in the centre of Bristol, with amazing views and 176 modern guest rooms

    0.2 miles away
  7. Get a birds-eye view across the city with a room at Radisson Blu

    Floor-to-ceiling tinted windows take in the Harbour, the city, the centre and beyond –…

    0.2 miles away
  8. Bristol YHA

    YHA Bristol is in an impressive refurbished warehouse on the quayside in Bristol's…

    0.21 miles away
  9. PREMIER SUITES Bristol Redcliffe

    Luxury, city centre, serviced apartments available for stays from a one night to a few…

    0.21 miles away
  10. Bristol Harbour Hotel

    With 42 luxury bedrooms, some with spectacular views over St Nicholas Market and Bristol…

    0.23 miles away
  11. Bristol Backpackers

    Bunk Beds in dorms or private rooms.Sociable lounge, bar and kitchen.ID required to check…

    0.24 miles away
  12. Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

    Explore vibrant Bristol city and harbour by staying at Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel.

    0.26 miles away
  13. Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel

    The four-star Mercure Bristol Grand on Broad Street, Bristol has had an extensive…

    0.28 miles away
Previous Next

What's Nearby

Directions

Road Directions

Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from TravelWest.info

Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit TravelWest.info

Search For What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles

Downloads & links

Discover More

Related

Bristol Old Vic Theatre
Bristol Old Vic Theatre, Old City

Saturday, 4th July 2020 - Saturday, 4th July 2020

St Pauls Carnival
more info

Bristol Old Vic Theatre Tours, Old City

1766 Bar and Kitchen, Old City

Afternoon Tea at 1766 Bar and KitchenAfternoon Tea at 1766 Bar and Kitchen, Old City