The Bristol Shakespeare Festival is annual festival held throughout July, hosting performances and events inspired by the Bard in alfresco and unusual spaces across Bristol.


The programme for #brisbardfest 2018 is now ON SALE

If you fancy getting involved by fundraising, stewarding or in any other way, we'd be delighted to hear from you! Please contact director@bristolshakespeare.org.uk 

Plus, to get a feel for the festival, check out our trailer below! 

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Get Involved

The Bristol Shakespeare Festival is an entirely volunteer-run organisation, and we are proud to work with local volunteers to bring the festival to life each year.

To find out more about how to get involved as a festival volunteer, either as a committee member or as a steward in June and July, please take a look on the Volunteers page.

Are you a theatre company looking to bring your Shakespearean production to Bristol? Please visit our Touring Companies page to find out more.

As a volunteer-run organisation, we are happy to explore any sponsorship opportunities. Please take a look on our Sponsorship page for further details on how to get in touch.