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BAM Christmas Theatre Guide 2018

There's something quite magical about a family trip to the theatre at Christmas time. That hustle and bustle of arriving, settling down into your seat and being transported to other worlds, times and places! As always, there is lots of family theatre on in Bristol and beyond this Christmas so there's decisions to be made!… Continue reading BAM Christmas Theatre Guide 2018

Events, Guides

The Other Art Fair 2018

The Other Art Fair returns to Bristol and this year it's going big! From 26-29 July 2018, over 100 artists will be showcasing their work at The Passenger Shed by Bristol Temple Meads. Last year’s event was a great example of how art events of this kind can cater for families, as the fair hosted… Continue reading The Other Art Fair 2018

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Interview

BAM meets Kid Carpet

There is nothing quite like a Kid Carpet show. Funny, inventive and wonderfully anarchic, they're a rare example of family theatre that the whole family can get a kick out of. We caught up with the Bristol legend as he prepares for his new show in a few week's time and found out some noisy… Continue reading BAM meets Kid Carpet

Events

Affordable Art Fair 2017

This weekend Bristol will be treated to another family friendly art extravaganza as the Affordable Art Fair hits town. Head down to Temple Meads where you’ll find 50 UK galleries showcasing the work of around 500 artists. Prices will range from £100 - £6000 and there will also be a whole range of events happening… Continue reading Affordable Art Fair 2017

Events

The Other Art Fair 2017

Art fairs and children are not natural companions. The thought of wilfully taking little legs into a room of very expensive, smashable things no doubt fills you with horror, whilst sticky fingers on canvases and bored whining seem inevitable. Well, friends, good news! The Other Art Fair arrives in Bristol to take up residency in… Continue reading The Other Art Fair 2017

Interview

BAM meets Upfest

Sometimes it feels like Bristol welcomes another festival every weekend over the summer. Recently we've seen nature, music and BBQ all celebrated in true Bristol style. But in a few week's time Bristol's unique art scene will be in the spotlight at Upfest, Europe’s largest street art and graffiti festival. For one weekend, Bedminster will… Continue reading BAM meets Upfest

Interview

BAM meets The Time Seekers

If any of you joined Alph, Betty and Gammo on their previous adventure through space, you'll know that it was a wonderfully silly and lots of fun. You may have decided which planet to visit and helped find one of the glowing plasma orbs needed to fix the Bristol Space Station. Next week, the gang… Continue reading BAM meets The Time Seekers