Monthly Archives: April 2011

‘It was an orgy laid at the feet of Sistershow’

Pat VT West never shied away from telling it like it was. In this oral history excerpt she describes the sensationally erotic impact Sistershow had on the women who saw it. Apologies for the poor sound quality. There is a … Continue reading

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Exhibition opening times

We want as many people as possible to come and see the Sistershow Revisited exhibition, so we will be open 7 days a week from 7-26 May. Here are the opening times: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm Sunday 11am-5pm The space will also … Continue reading

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Festival of Ideas Special Offer

As part of the Sistershow exhibition we are holding a Bristol Feminism: Past and Present discussion at the Watershed, in conjunction with the Festival of Ideas. The good people at the FOI have organised a special concessionary price for in-the-know … Continue reading

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Exhibition catalogue cover

Check out the cover for the exhibition made by Jan Martin for the exhibition. Copies will be available for a donation at the Sistershow Revisited official opening Tea Party on Saturday, 7th May from 12-4pm. You can pick up a … Continue reading

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Dominic Thrupp’s Animal Crackers

With the exhibition less than two weeks away, it is time to share a great memory from the first Sistershow at Bower Ashton from Dominic Thrupp. Dominic, who was eight at the time, pulled off a show-stopping, cross dressing performance … Continue reading

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