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FAQs for Blazing Saddles Lakes Alive in Kendal

Why should I come on the Blazing Saddles Performance Ride?
It’s a great opportunity to get out on your bike & enjoy a unique performance.
Is bike hire available?
Audience members can join the Ride using their own bikes.  Hire options are currently being explored, more info shortly…  Please note, riders are advised to wear a helmet for […]

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Additional Access Information – Milton Keynes

The Blazing Saddles Show & ride will take place in open, public spaces & along MK Redways.
There are two spots, in particular, which might be tricky for larger bikes or trikes:
The Peace Pagoda – which is up a long hill & down quite a steep zig zag hill.  There will be no performance element at […]

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FAQs – Blazing Saddles Milton Keynes

Why should I come on the Blazing Saddles Performance Ride?
It’s a great opportunity to get out on your bike, explore the Redways network in a fun, sociable group, & enjoy a unique performance.
Is bike hire available?
Audience members can join the Ride using their own bikes or hire from Santander Bikes.  The nearest dock is by […]

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Blazing Saddles in Milton Keynes – Sun 16 Sept 2018, FREE EVENT

[ September 16, 2018; ] Come & join us for a visually stunning, outdoor show Blazing Saddles, performed by a cast of  local women cyclists & professional performers, commissioned by Pedalling Culture, Milton Keynes & funded by Arts Council England, as part of MK Heritage Open Day.

Blazing Saddles is a celebration of women & cycling & fashion.   The show explores […]

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Privacy Policy for Milton Keynes Pedalling Culture

The Bicycle Ballet Co is produced by KP Projects CIC, which will only use the contact details you have provided for delivering the Blazing Saddles performance, as part of the Milton Keynes Pedalling Culture project.  Your details will be shared only with event partners directly involved in producing this performance, including the Pedalling Culture consortium […]

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Beatnik Vlog, May 2017 edit

http://www.bicycleballet.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Beatnix-Blazing-Saddles-Balham-May-2017.m4v
 
The full post at this link…

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Blazing Saddles – Participatory Show

Blazing Saddles was originally created as a participatory show, so the possibilities for community engagement run through its veins & have evolved in a number of ways, including a creative workshop model, rehearsal only or a flash mob model.
Each performance is unique, working to the ages, abilities & strengths of participants, & responding to a […]

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Blazing Saddles – work in progress film May 2017

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Call out for performers for Strictly Cycling 2018

The Bicycle Ballet Co is looking for physical performers / dancers with a keen interest in, or experience of, improvisation & riding bicycles.  We’re looking to build our pool of performers for our outdoor show, Strictly Cycling, around the UK, during the summer.
Strictly Cycling – a roving performance, using a mix of choreography & improvised […]

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Blazing Saddles – Historical & Contemporary Inspirations

In the late 19th century, cycling was at the forefront of movements for women’s equality.  Women embraced the independence & the freedom of cycling &, despite public & media consternation, shed voluminous dresses & up to seven pounds of underwear.  After 50 years of campaigning & the ‘Rational Dress Movement,’ the wider availability of bicycles […]

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