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June 2017
£12

Odo / Peggy Gou /

June 2 @ 10:00 pm - June 3 @ 3:00 am
Odo / Peggy Gou, The Island, Bristol

Peggy Gou is undoubtedly one of the most exciting artists in the business right now. She's been playing all across the world, non-stop, for the last two years and is not slowing down. We missed her last summer in Bristol, so we've had to bring her back for 3 hours of mastery in our favourite space in the city 🏝. We are beyond excited. 🔥 Tickets: goo.gl/1v3Kqw 🔥

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The Island Tenants Showcase

June 3 @ 6:00 pm - June 4 @ 2:00 am
The Island Tenant showcase, Bristolac

The Island Tenants Showcase Hosted by Dusty Sounds and Cellar Tapes Studios Exercise Yard 6 - 9pm BBQ, Live Art, Habitus, Billy Whizz & Jay L (DJ Set) Main Room 9pm - 2am Habitus Collective (Live Hip-Hop) Cellar Tapes Cypher (MCP + Live Instruments) LeRoy Khadaroo (Live MPC Set) Benjamin One (Live MPC Set) Ile Flottante (Live MPC Set) Special Guests: The High Breed (Live) Verbal Highz (Live)    

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Nicola Hunter – Lost Bodies Tour – Bristol

June 3 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Nicola Hunter - Lost Bodies, Bristol

This performance is taking place at Jacobs Wells Baths Centre, Jacob's Wells Rd, Bristol BS8 1DX Tickets: £8/10 http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2942819 (or cash-only on the door) Lost Bodies Tour arrives in Bristol for a special event at Jacobs Wells Baths Centre in partnership with The Island and Theatre Bristol “The painful beauty of the always inexplicable manifestation of being alive.” Incident Magazine Her body transpired into the darkness that day. Her last breath grew wings: pulling the soul from beneath her bones to the next…

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£10

Timedance – 10th June – Minor Science, Batu, Laksa

June 10 @ 10:00 pm - June 11 @ 3:00 am
Timedance, The Island, Bristol

The annual Timedance summer showdown returns for the third year in a row! Minor Science has been making waves ever since he debuted on Trilogy Tapes in 2014. His sound really came into it's own when followed up the debut record with two exciting and daring records for Whities. They received airplay from just about everyone and stamped his name as one of the most formidible techno/not techno producers about. The Berlin resident has yet to play in Bristol yet,…

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Boomerang

June 15 @ 7:30 pm - June 17 @ 10:00 pm
Boomerang, The Island, Bristol

Meet the millennials who boomerang between homes and universities, clad in high waisted Levi's and round glasses, the ones who stamp loudly at protests and swiftly return to craft ale bars and victory sip at a job well done. But this time they've tweaked something; in a moment, someone might have just sparked the revolution. Laugh at the madness that ensues. Hosted by Flying Elephant theatre company   RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/211242659364077/

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July 2017
£10

Summer Cabaret

July 6 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Summer Cabaret Concert, The Island, Bristol

Bristol Hippodrome Choir presents a Summer Cabaret An evening of songs with a link to the theme of cabaret or musical theatre. A semi staged performance. July 6th at 7:30pm £10 full Price, £8 concession or free to under 12yrs old https://www.bristolhippodromechoir.com https://en-gb.facebook.com/bristolhippodromechoir/ https://twitter.com/bristolhipchoir Email: info@choirbristol.co.uk or https://www.bristolhippodromechoir.com/shows for more details

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Free

The Grass Trail Book Launch

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Grass Trail, Book launch, The Island, Bristol

You are invited to join AA. Abbott for the launch of her fifth thriller novel The Grass Trail in the basement cells of the old Bridewell police station, The Island, in central Bristol (please use the Bridewell St entrance). Shaun Halloran wouldn't be in prison if Kat White hadn't taken his gun. Pictures of the stunning blonde are plastered all over his cell. As soon as he can escape, she's dead. But with his criminal empire crumbling, who can he trust? Kat, panicked by…

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August 2017
Free

Contact Open Day for the Homeless

August 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Contact Open Day, The Island, Bristol

Everyone and anyone is invited. Several charities will have representatives there to help, by talking to you the public and the homeless in need of their services. We will be handing out hot food and hot drinks and any donations towards this will be highly appreciated both before, at and after the event. Hope to see as many of you there as possible! Spread the word and join the event: https://www.facebook.com/events/752673931586384/ Created for NCS- CONTACT

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September 2017
Free

The Island Open Studios 2017

September 7 @ 10:00 am - September 10 @ 4:00 pm
The Island Open Studios 2017, Bristol

The Island's annual open studios are a highlight of our arts and events calendar and we look forward to inviting you all along to join us in September. Our open studios are a fantastic opportunity for members of the public to explore the building, meet our artists tenants and participate in free taster workshops. They are also an opportunity to celebrate all things around art, music, events at The Island featuring a group art show, films, music, taster dance and…

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£7

Restless Nights presents: Saoirse All Night Long

September 22 @ 10:00 pm - September 23 @ 3:00 am
All Night Long, The Island, Bristol

Saoirse All Night Long Saoirse joins Restless Nights as part of her All Night Long tour as one of only a few dates in the UK. As a DJ, Saoirse is confidently in control of her sound. A sound that is the product of an already long and varied musical journey. Her interest in and comfort with a range of genres means she is capable of effortlessly weaving a variety of sounds together - with equal measures of ease and…

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Free

Trash to Treasure

September 24 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Trash to Treasure, The Island, Bristol

Sunday 24th September, 11.00am – 7.00pm Entry is FREE but there is a charge for workshops: £2 for drop-in Make-and-takes, full-length workshops will be as priced on Eventbrite (see Facebook page for updates). A day of drop-in activities and upcycling workshops with local artists, getting creative with second-hand materials.  Proceeds in aid of Emmaus Bristol, working to end homelessness. Trash to Treasure - get creative with second-hand materials Follow Emmaus on Twitter: @EmmausBristol A special Thank you to the Island for…

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£15

Timedance – 30th September – Objekt, re:ni

September 30 @ 10:00 pm - October 1 @ 3:00 am
Timedance at The Island, Bristol

After a summer break Timedance is back! Given the occasion we thought it might be nice to celebrate in style... Objekt really doesn't need an introduction, so I won't bore you for too long. All you need to know is that right now he's one of the most creative and exciting DJs in the world, it's going to be special. He will have a three hour set on the night, expect twists and turns and if you are just after 4/4…

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October 2017
£8

Musu ft. Huerco S. & Crump • The Island • Sat 7th Oct

October 7 @ 10:00 pm - October 8 @ 3:00 am
Musu at The Island, Bristol

Huerco S. - 3 hours (Probito / Future Times / Opal Tapes) + Crump (Idle Hands) £8 / 11 / 14 - http://bit.ly/2x9T6hu 10.00pm - 3.00am The Island Cells Artwork by Lizzie Stone https://www.instagram.com/lizziestone.art/ New York based Heurco S. caught our attention many years ago with a series of dusty house releases, before his most recent ambient productions turned our heads indefinitely. Within the past year alone he has provided two very different 'must-listens', the first being his meditive ‘For Those Of…

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£6

Loose Lips in Bristol – 3rd Anniversary Rave w/Skee Mask + Peev

October 13 @ 10:00 pm - October 14 @ 3:00 am
Loose Lips at The Island, Bristol

It's been 3 years since we became loose! We're celebrating with another raucous rave in the prison cells, hosting 2 very special Bristol debuts... Powered by the amazing Jenga Soundsystem as always! 22:00 - 03:00 £6 / £8 / £10 pre-sale £12 OTD - Skee Mask (Ilian Tape) https://www.facebook.com/Skee-Mask-1537085959882541 The amazing, versatile producer from Munich, who doesn’t want to be identified. Rolling rhythms, eerey soundscapes. Inspired by the likes of Chain Reaction, Warp Records and Counterbalance. - Peev (Intramuros/No Suits)…

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£8

Room 237 Presents Sleeparchive

October 14 @ 10:00 pm - October 15 @ 3:00 am
Room 237 at The Island, Bristol

// LINEUP Sleeparchive (Mord / Tresor / Arsenik) Fyerhammer / Fire Hammer Recordings (https://firehammer.bandcamp.com/) Black Amiga (Room 237) Trigger Warning (Room 237) // DETAILS We return to our spiritual home within the prison cells beneath The Islandand for a rare performance by one of the most vital technicians of the Berlin Techno scene. Few can match the credentials of Sleeparchive. He's released some of the finest minimalist dance music of the past decade, is part of the TR-101 duo with DJ Pete, and works at…

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Free

DOCH Residencies – Dwelling

October 24 @ 8:00 pm - October 27 @ 8:30 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Dwelling Circus City, The Island, Bristol

Angeliki Meli - DOCH MA Contemporary Circus Practise Tue 24 October - Fri 27 October 12:00 AM VENUE: THE ISLAND Thursday 27th 8pm (30mins) by Angeliki Meli The circus apparatus is this space, in which the circus artist grows up and spent most of their time. What turns this space in to a space of intimacy, in to a dwelling, is the memories, the smell, the personal freedom of expressing our selves inside it and the desire of returning. It is…

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£9

Shutter w/ Umfang • The Island • 27th October

October 27 @ 10:00 pm - October 28 @ 3:00 am
Shutter at The Island, Bristol

UMFANG // Support TBA Shutter launches this Halloween with a visit from Discwoman co-founder and New York native Emma Olson, aka Umfang. Renowned for her adrenaline-charged and uncompromising take on techno, both in her productions and DJ sets, as well as her substantial contribution in providing a platform for female and gender non-conforming talent. Umfang will be joining Shutter for an extended 3-hour set in the depths of The Island. £9 / £11.5 / £14 Available on CRACK: https://tickets.crackmagazine.net/events/8701/shutter-w-umfang-o-the-island/ HEADFIRST:…

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November 2017
£12

Tech-No Prisoners

November 10 @ 10:00 pm - November 11 @ 3:00 am
Tech-No Prisoners, The Island, Bristol

Mi Casa Su Casa head back to the depths of the Island Prison Cells where the Tech-No Prisoners series will return with a bang! Expect quality techno from start to finish were positive vibes and stripped back decor compliment the impressive DJ's pumping out the tunes all night! Our incredibly exciting Headliner will be..... SUNIL SHARPE Sunil Sharpe is a shining light in the resurgence of underground techno. Gaining an enviable reputation for his dj sets in the early '00s,…

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Same Soul, Different Body

November 14 @ 10:00 am - November 18 @ 10:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Same Soul, Different Body Exhibition, The Island, Bristol

Bristol Animal Save proudly prest to you 'Same Soul Different Body.' An animal rights themed art exhibition from 14th-18th November at The Island in Bristol. (http://theislandbristol.com/) The title for this exhibition was inspired by the Hippocrates quote “The soul is the same in all living creatures, although the body of each is different.” Entry is free. Food and drinks will also be available in the evenings. See below for details of speakers and poetry Final submission date is 14th October.…

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Timedance – 18th Nov – Pearson Sound, Ploy, Danielle

November 18 @ 9:00 pm - November 19 @ 3:00 am
Timedance, The Island, Bristol

Timedance returns to the sweaty basement again! It's the last party of the year so come get your fix. Pearson Sound's music and DJing has stayed at the forefront of UK dance music for ten years now. From early percussion experiments as Ramadanman all the way through to 2016's dancefloor anthem XLB, not to mention his influence as the co-founder of Hessle Audio. It's been a long time since he has played such a small Bristol spot - don't miss…

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