Here’s what went down when the giant spider from Glastonbury’s Arcadia invaded London

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Last weekend, Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park was occupied by a 50-tonne fire breathing spider and the 360-degree experimental sensory laboratory called The Reactor. No, it’s not the start of a dystopian film: The Reactor is an immersive dance floor and the huge spider means that Glastonbury’s famous anarchic arachnid¬†had descended on London. Celebrating Arcadia’s 10th anniversary, the crew brought theatre, circus and, of course, some madly brilliant live sets to the bank holiday weekend. Here’s what went down.

Image credit: Babak Samangoui