The people’s bridge, a people’s play: Preview of “Walking the Chains”, written by ACH Smith and staged by Show of Strength, Passenger Shed, Bristol from Sunday Jan 11th to 25th

It has been a long time coming for someone to piece together the story behind one of the most audacious engineering feats the world has seen. The extraordinary tale of how Clifton Suspension Bridge came into being is told through ACH Smith’s words and Elizabeth Purnell’s toe tapping music, under the direction of Robin Belfield, to celebrate the bridges 150 year anniversary. Produced by Show of Strength – with creative producer Sheila Hannon, designer James Helps, and a multi-talented Read more [...]