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Transformation Podcast Ep.3 – Accessibility: physical, cultural and social

Welcome to the Transformation Pod – our series that gets backstage and under the floor boards of the largest capital arts programme ever to take place in the South West. Over the next two years, Colston Hall will undergo a £48.8 million transformation that will ensure Bristol has a world class concert venue of international significance at the heart of the city. In this third episode, we discuss our ambition…

Give a home to a Colston Hall seat

Back in June 2017 we closed the doors to our 1950s auditorium for the last time in order to begin our £48.8 million transformation. Since then we’ve been hard at work preparing the Hall for the building work to start by removing our antique Harrison & Harrison organ and dismantling the thousands of seats. We were delighted to be able to donate the majority of the foldable seats to Trinity…

Transformation Podcast Ep.2 – What’s in a name?

Welcome to the Transformation Pod – our series that gets backstage and under the floor boards of the largest capital arts programme ever to take place in the South West. Over the next two years, Colston Hall will undergo a £48.8 million transformation that will ensure Bristol has a world class concert venue of international significance at the heart of the city. In this second episode, we discuss one of…

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