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Does My Society Look Big In This?

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By Stephen Brown, Tom Morris
and the Wild Oats company
A Bristol Old Vic production

Bristol 2009-2012 in pictures
These photographs will be appearing front of house at Bristol Old Vic during the run of Does My Society Look Big In This?

Imagery courtesy of Bristol News and Media.

Recession... Riots... Revolution.

The post-millennial glow of optimism may have dimmed, but our instinct to speak out burns bright. We wake in 2012 to a buckled economy, a fractured government and an increasingly bruised public sector struggling to keep up.

Bristol Old Vic's Artistic Director Tom Morris joins forces with sharp-as-tacks writer Stephen Brown and the cast of Wild Oats to deliver a thudding piece of satirical polemic that sifts the biggest news stories of today and unearths the truth that lurks behind the headlines.

It will be rough.
It will be funny.
It will be topical.


Occupy is about everyone, there is no ‘you' and ‘us', we are you, you are us."

Occupy Bristol protestor, 2011

There is no such thing as society: there are individual men and women."

Margaret Thatcher

* Look out for our photography exhibition - depicting the major events of the last 12 months or so - that we'll be hosting front of house during the show's run.

But what would YOU change in you were made mayor? We grabbed a camera, a local journalist (thanks, The Post) and took to the streets...

Does My Society Look Big In This?
10, 12, 13, 17 & 19 Oct

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