The Bristol Old Vic main stage is ready to reveal its new refurbishment – and there’s a lot more to it than comfy new seats. DERI ROBINS gets the lowdown from artistic director Tom Morris
The main stage is as gorgeous as ever, but the auditorium has been re-levelled, new seating installed and air-con introduced. The original forestage has been reinstated, making for a more intimate viewing experience – and if required, the front stalls can be removed to create a kind of ‘mosh-pit’ . . .