On Your Doorstep: Royal Arsenal Woolwich
Sunday 30 August, 1-5pm
Type: Circus, Dance, Installation, Street Games, Theatre
If the Royal Arsenal is on your doorstep, why not come along to catch virtuosic juggling, colourful interactive installations, and community led art?
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Show times: 1-1.30pm | 3.15-3.45pm
In this virtuosic performance from internationally recognised circus ensemble, Gandini, the dexterous manipulation of “forbidden fruit” helps skewer our assumptions about the relations between men and women. This reinvention of a street theatre classic will reverse the original male and female roles, whilst confounding expectations of traditional juggling and circus.
About the company
Formed in 1992 by word renowned jugglers Sean Gandini and Kati Ylä Hokkala, Gandini Juggling continue to be at the forefront of contemporary circus, reinventing and reinvigorating juggling for the 21st century.
Stalker Teatro and Artenaute
Show times: 2-2:45pm | 4:15-5pm
In a new socially-distanced version of a performance last seen at GDIF in 2017, you can play your part in creating a huge structure made out of wooden rainbow coloured sticks. A bridge between contemporary art and performance, Steli is a joyously interactive and highly colourful experience for all the family.
About the company
Also taking place at On Your Doorstep: Royal Arsenal as part of Weaving Together:
Nesting – Emergency Exit Arts with Stephen Stockbridge
Sociable Weaver – Natanya Mark and the Rosebud Centre for Girls
Faith, Love & Hope – Caribbean Social Forum
Proud – METRO Charity and Al Hill
There is level access to the performance locations.
A priority area for disabled audiences will be marked with a sign or flag. Space for wheelchair users, and a variety of seating options will be available. GDIF volunteers will offer directions from the nearest station.
Vincent Road, Beresford Square.
Blue badge parking
A photo route to Dial Arch Square can be found here.
A photo route to Artillery Square can be found here.
Contact Alex if you have any Access questions:
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Large-print and Easy Read versions of the festival brochure will be available to download in advance or to pick up on the day.
An Audio brochure and BSL interpreted brochure can be found here.
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible
What to Expect: Make Some Noise | Family Friendly | Speech Free
Content & Trigger Warnings: Loud noises and bangs are part of this performance.
An Audio Description about the show will be available online in advance.
BSL Interpreted description and Audio description can be found here.
Where to find it
On Your Doorstep: Royal Arsenal Woolwich will be performed at Artillery Square, Dial Arch Square and Delta Terrace, Woolwich, London, SE18 6ST.
On Your Doorstep is supported by the Royal Borough of Greenwich, Royal Greenwich Festivals, Arts Council England and Without Walls.