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** CANCELED ** Theatre Tour

** CANCELED ** Theatre Tour

26th March 2020, 10:30am

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Explore the Georgian auditorium, working Paintshop, Weston Studio, historic Coopers’ Hall and more, on one of our Theatre Tours.

Combining myth, fact and Bristolian folklore, our Theatre Tours expertly weave past and present into a thrilling and informative experience. Gain an in-depth knowledge of Bristol Old Vic’s two and a half-century history with one of our experienced tour guides: from the origin of the Georgian theatre’s design, to details of our 2018 renovation.

The perfect morning for anyone with an interest in 18th or 19th Century theatre, architecture and Bristol Old Vic’s rich history.

Spaces regularly included on the tour: The new Bristol Old Vic foyer; The Georgian Auditorium, Stage, Gallery, and Pit passages; The Paintshop and Paint Frame; The Weston Studio; Cooper’s Hall.

Tours run Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30am. Tours are approximately 60 minutes. Tickets £12 (£10 concessions).

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