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INSIGHT ENSEMBLE WILL RETURN

Following our orchestral odyssey beneath the waves, we will be resurfacing soon… We will announce news of our next projects and events here on our website, and via our social media. We can’t wait for you to join us on our next adventure!

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2 weeks ago

Insight Ensemble

Lush video of our latest project collab with Full Tilt Aerial at Glastonbury Festival Theatre & Circus Fields 2019 <3 Thanks to all our amazing performers! We hope to go bigger with this one next summer! Outstanding innovative composition by David Ridley and choreography by Rowan Fae <3 <3
#glastofest #verticaldance #stringsandelectronics #insightensemble #aerial #upsidedown #theatreandcircus

Theatre and Circus Fields
Nexus, one of this year's #GlastonburyArtsCommissions is a stunning collaboration between aerial dancers Full Tilt Aerial and virtuouso musicians Insight Ensemble. This 15-minute performance is on daily at Tor View Lookout. Sat 13:45 - 14:00 and 15:10 - 15:25, Sun 14:25 - 14:40
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2 weeks ago

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Slushy Slo-mo of our latest show at Glastonbury Festival this year <3
We had a blast, hoping to take this show onwards and upwards into 2020! Well played to all involved xx

Theatre and Circus Fields
The graceful moves of the aerial dancers and focus of the musicians are captured in slo-mo during a performance of Nexus at #TorView Lookout.
Thanks to Both Hemispheres Photography for the shot. #Glastonbury2017 #TheatreandCircus #GlastonburyArtsCommission Arts Council England
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2 months ago

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All ready for our first sunny show Glastonbury Festival 2019 (Official Event Page) πŸ’œπŸ’›πŸ’™πŸ€Έβ€β™€οΈπŸ€Έβ€β™€οΈ Come see us! Theatre and Circus Fields Full Tilt Aerial 🀘🎢🎻

Show times are....

Thursday - 13:00, 17:15 & 18;45
Friday - 13:55, 15:50 & 19:00
Saturday - 11:15, 13:45 & 15:10

Hope to see you there! πŸ’•πŸŽΆπŸ€Ÿ

#aerial #performance #electronicmusic #strings #livestrings #glasto2019 #artscouncilengland #socool #wedidathing #comeseeourshow #glastoperformance
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2 months ago

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Glasto showtimes πŸ‘ŒπŸ’•πŸŒž #Nexus our colourful collab with Full Tilt Aerial πŸ€Έβ€β™€οΈπŸ€ΈπŸ»β€β™‚οΈπŸ’ƒ
Thanks hugely to Arts Council England for funding this awesome project.
You got 9 chances to get over to us at Tor View Tower in Theatre&Circus, show is just 15 mins! Don't miss us πŸ’•πŸ™ŒπŸ’
#aerial #theatre #circus #strings #glasto #showtime #performance #classicalmeetselectronic #beats #neon
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2 months ago

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Rehearsal snippet of our Glasto show with Full Tilt Aerial! Very excited to arrive tomorrow and put this into action on the Tor View Tower in Theatre and Circus field! Glastonbury Festival 2019 (Official Event Page) 🎢🎻🀟😍.

Show times are....

Thursday - 13:00, 16:30 & 18;45
Friday - 13:55, 15:50 & 19:00
Saturday - 11:15, 13:45 & 15:10

Hope to see you there! πŸ’•πŸŽΆπŸ€Ÿ

#aerial #performance #electronicmusic #strings #livestrings #glasto2019 #artscouncilengland #socool #wedidathing #comeseeourshow #glastoperformance
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2 months ago

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Sneaky snippet of our recording session yesterday on David Ridley Music new piece #Nexus for Glastonbury Festival 2019 (Official Event Page)! 😍🎢❀️ We're in collab with Full Tilt Aerial on our first ever Arts Council England commissioned work ✊🎢
Thanks to Christchurch Studios for a slick set up πŸ‘ŒπŸŽΆπŸŽ§
Musicians: Alex Pearson, Anneka Sutcliffe, Rachel Waters
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#recordingstudio #recordingsesh #glasto2019 #bassface #musicians #christchurchstudios #bristolmusic #newcommission
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PAST SHOWS

Insight Ensemble presents an experience unlike any other classical concert Bristol has seen…taking you on journeys beneath the earth and sea, to the dawn of time, to outer space and beyond. If you want to see more, why not view our gallery?

UNDER
THE SEA

06-07/10/18

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An orchestra odyssey beneath the waves… A sonic journey from sandy shores to the depths of the deep blue… Featuring full symphony orchestra, dance, circus performers, eerie theremins, new compositions and more!

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DAWN OF
TIME

21-2/04/18

In the beginning…there was Music. From the grandeur of the Creation of the Earth out of Chaos…to the rule of the dinosaurs and the first footsteps of primitive man. Featuring full symphony orchestra, dance, pyrotechnics, newly created musical instruments, and spoken word.

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OUTER
SPACE

24/9/17

Insight Ensemble returns to the Loco Klub, this time taking you on a journey outer-space… An atmospheric exploration of a bewildering underground acoustic, from solo instruments to the raw power of a full symphony orchestra.

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UNDERGROUND
CLASSICAL

26/2/17

Insight Ensemble is back with an intriguing performance featuring Ives, Mahler and Grieg in a historic space that has never heard music like this before. In collaboration with Loco Klub, performers from Impermanence Dance Theatre, and composer Liam Taylor-West.

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SWAN LAKE
FLASH MOB

07/06/18

Join Insight Ensemble for a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it flash mob at Vue Cinema, Cribs Causeway. This one-off, surprise performance took place in connection with Vue Cinema’s screening of the Royal Ballet’s new production of Swan Lake in June 2018.

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WINTER
DREAMS

17/12/17

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Insight Ensemble present Winter Dreams… Exploring the soundscape of winter, through ice, snow, forests and folklore. Featuring full symphony orchestra, solo musicians, dance and puppetry. Let us welcome you underground down the Loco Klub tunnels again…

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UNDERGROUND
CLASSICAL II

21/5/17

Returning to the tunnels of Loco Klub for another performance, featuring Beethoven, Dvorak and Mussorgsky. In collaboration with performers and dancers from The Invisible Circus and composer Liam Taylor-West. Guest Conductor Jonathan James.

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