This short film shows an excerpt from the live performances where 'BE' - a collection of 12 musicians and 40,000 UK Honey bees played the album ONE at the Nottingham Arts Theatre. Filmed and produced by Spool UK
A heartfelt thanks to everybody who made BE play ONE a wonderful experience. Musicians, Confetti Media Group, Nottingham Arts Theatre, Spool, Outboard, Hoare Lea and the UK Honey Bees.
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To coincide with the recently released ‘ONE’ album, please see an accompanying installation at Rough Trade Nottingham. This artwork takes its form from the Hive sculpture that is to be relocated from the UK Pavilion in Milan to the grounds of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in the Summer of 2016. The installation is open for the public to experience at Rough Trade Nottingham and ‘ONE’ is available to purchase on CD and LP in store now as well as online at Caught by the River and Rough Trade.
40,000 Bees + 12 Musicians Play the Album ONE as a Live Multisensory Experience at the Nottingham Arts Theatre on 18th and 19th February 2016
These live shows will recreate the immersive ONE album with a live stream from a beehive in Brackenhurst, Nottinghamshire. An immersive 15.2 surround sound and visual projections taken from research produced for academic study will be used, as well as footage of the Bee Cello project at Langar Hall Hotel.
Tickets for these dates are now sold out. More dates to be announced soon.