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Urban Astronaut

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Urban Astronaut

Festival 2018

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Free - no ticket required
Open to All

Dates and times

9th - 10th Aug 2018
1:00PM - 4:30PM

1pm - 1:30pm and 4pm - 4:30pm

Presented by Highly Sprung Performance, Urban Astronaut provides a glimpse of a future that might be, where problems surrounding air pollution have grown to a crisis point. Is there any way back?  

Combining stunning design and a unique travelling flying machine with simple storytelling and a moving dance performance, Urban Astronaut searches for a solution to the environmental disaster that is present in our near future.  

The answer is found in a simple encounter with a young girl who provides the one thing the astronaut has lost - hope.

Commissioned by Without Walls and Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival, Norfolk & Norwich Festival and Out There International Festival of Circus & Street Arts. Supported by Gi20.

Venue

Merchant City Festival (various locations)

various places throughout, Merchant City, Glasgow, G1 1LQ