At Siren Nights II in Aldeburgh Jubilee Hall on 7 August
Performances from Extinction Rebellion's 'Red People' are totally silent. Originally the brainchild of Bristolian Doug Francisco, founder of The Invisible Circus he said of this concept, “We just want it to be emotive and to have a message without having to explain it; the idea was that you would almost empathically feel and understand the situation, which is the power of art. We wanted to embody that ethos and convey our non-violence emotively.”
They’re like spirits coming back from beyond the grave, here to warn the living of the grave errors they’re making.