2015 and ongoing
‘ComBUStion’ was conceived by one of Extant’s visually impaired artists and developed into a performance exploration between Extant in collaboration with playful public realm arts company, Bureau of Silly Ideas (BOSI)
In the Summer of 2015 we worked together with visually impaired performers to discover what performance possibilities the ubiquitous London double Decker bus could offer, both on and off board. The outcome of some of this exploration was shared in a presentation in July 2015 at the Liberty disability arts Festival on the National Paralympic Day celebration at Queen Elizabeth Park, Stratford.
We invited audiences to form an orderly queue at the bus stop, and wait for their chance to participate in a London Bus ride with a difference…