Candy floss, penny arcades, donkey rides, fairgrounds, Punch & Judy. All part of the quintessential British summer. Memories of a favourite resort, family picnics, romantic walks on the prom, watching a late sunset; all fading, receding into a distant past.
B-side The Seaside is a series of immersive audio visual performances by Hugs Bison taking place & rooted in the memories of some of our best-known seaside resorts.
July 10 – Morecambe Out & About
July 11 – The Hothouse, Morecambe + Maja Bugge + Quakers Stang
July 14 – Brighton Out & About
July 15 – Spirit of Gravity @ The Caroline of Brunswick, Brighton + Isnaj Dui + Gillie Bloodaxe
July 17 – Margate Out & About
July 18 – Tom Thumb Theatre, Margate + Blanc Sceol + Rosanne Robertson
July 20 – Worthing Out & About
July 21 – Bar Forty Two, Worthing + Pig Lust & The Jezter + Linden Pomeroy
July 23 – Blackpool Out & About
July 24 – Bootleg Social, Blackpool + Alistair Topp + Schoolhouse
Out & Abouts:
Catch Hugs Bison as they tour the town. A day of filming and recording the sights and sounds of the seaside, ready for the performance the following evening. Hugs will also be doing some ad-hoc performances during the day – check http://hugsbison.com/ for details.
Supported by Sound and Music