Touching the void: 'A mountain to climb'

Published: 4 September 2018
Reporter: Colin Davison

Ti Green, designer, on Touching the Void video

Bristol Old Vic has released a behind the scenes video for its world premiere of Touching the Void.

The story, made into a BAFTA-winning film, has been reimagined for the stage by the Old Vic's Tom Morris (The Grinning Man, War Horse) and David Greig (The Events, The Suppliant Women), Artistic Director of the Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh.

The play opens the Bristol autumn season and runs from Saturday 8 September to Saturday 6 October.

The online video, exploring the challenges of trnsferring the mountaineering epic to the stage can be seen on YouTube.