MAYK is a theatre producing organisation that collaborates with artists and audiences to make exciting things happen in unusual ways.
Mayfest will return in 2018 bringing with it the best theatre and performance from the UK and beyond to venues and surprising spaces across the city.
Gloucester Guildhall is transformed into a music venue on the brink of closure. A teen band, a community choir and ageing rockers join JOF’s drums and Sam’s guitar to mark and protest its demise, leading audiences through a strange ceremony and heartfelt celebration of how music shapes the lives of the people that play it.
An electronic musical exploring grief as a modern, emotionally vivid experience. The show is in its first phase of development and Sleepdogs would like to share some of the songs with you, at Pulse Festival.
Following the phenomenally popular hit Two Man Show, we’re delighted to be building on our mission to bring world-class performance to our audiences in Bristol year-round, by working with Tobacco Factory Theatres and Bristol Old Vic to bring RashDash back to the Tobacco Factory Theatres with their new show.
Tonight we come together, to look each other in the eye and dance.
We have time on our side and we’re making a space to call our own.
Made in collaboration with an extraordinary group of young performers SESSION is a battle cry and a love song, celebrating community, youth and belonging - and we are thrilled to announce it will be premiering at LIFT 2018.
Invites the most exciting makers we can find to present and play in the city
Curates and commissions bespoke theatrical events for Bristol
Produces, develops and tours new work nationally and internationally
Our major project is Mayfest, Bristol's international festival of contemporary theatre, and we also work with a number of artists to develop, present and tour their work. Currently we work with Still House, Sleepdogs, Firebird Theatre and Sam Halmarack.
Image: Can You Hear Me Now. The Station, Bristol; 24/25 November 2017, image by Paul Blakemore