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"Cue 85A Collective, a group from Glasgow who stage elaborate happenings which are part art installation and part theatrical event, with elements of music, film and puppetry thrown into the mix" The Scotsman

Latest: Herbaceous Barbershop at Fusion festival

Thanks to the amazing Fusion festival for the invite.

“A fine head of the purest wheatgrass”

Drop them bones down on our fully rotating Barber’s chair and let our specialist stylist imagine and instigate you a new look for that thing above your face. In the meantime feast on shots of wheatgrass juice or even have a graze from the head itself as you boogie away to the mighty grooves laid down by our Herbaceous DJs

After a tumultuous journey the 85A crew of renegade barbers have dropped anchor at Fusion to bring you a Deluxe Portable Garden For Your Head. Due to circumstances brought upon them by their own scissors 85A perfected their brand of “cranial cultivation” in the cramped cargo hold of a rum boat in a daring escape from their native village Glasgow after what has historically become known as "The Incident"... 

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 New Showreel: 85A projects 2010-2014

All 20 of our shows documented in our Past Projects archive



"Residing in a 'sleazier, darker, grimier' part of town are 85A Collective presenting their visceral, pumping,
sensorial cinematic experience"
Dazed and Confused
"a reminder that Glasgow’s vibrant underground arts scene
is still alive and well."
Future News
"85A's very identity is an act of resistance
to the mundane"
Gareth K Vile