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Surya’s Story & Jazz and Jagdeep Like Dancing are back in Dorset

Posted on: 13th June 2016

Surya Arts, the educational Indian arts group, are back in Dorset with two programmes! Their highly successful long-touring Surya’s Story (Primary & Secondary) and a new piece for Reception and Key Stage 1 Jazz and Jagdeep Like Dancing. Not only do Surya Arts raise awareness of the importance of The Rights of The Child and Fairtrade but...
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Project Subway is Complete!

Posted on: 3rd November 2014

Lowther Road in Charminster, Bournemouth, has been transformed! We commissioned artist Ilse Black to create a digital mural using a number of paintings from students of Bethany Junior School and Malmesbury Park Primary School. The design was vinyl wrapped on one side of the underpass walls, in a bid to create a positive environment following a series of...
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Grants for the Arts

Posted on: 8th April 2014

We have won a brilliant grant from the Arts Council of England! We are very excited to hear that we have been given funding for new projects that will allow us to add to the work we already do across Bournemouth and Poole.  We will soon be launching projects working with disadvantaged communities as well...
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New Architecture Lessons at Primary School

Posted on: 8th April 2014

In the office we are interested to hear that a recent study, commissioned by the government, has suggested children should be taught about architecture in Primary school. The idea is to teach lessons in den-building to encourage an understanding of the world in which we live. The architect Sir Terry Farrell recently released his review...
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SoundStorm & wave Celebration Event

Posted on: 27th November 2012

On Wednesday 28th November SoundStorm & wave invited councillors, headteachers, art coordinators, music coordinators and local partners along to the Bournemouth Learning Centre (where we are based) to celebrate 10 years of SoundStorm and wave. The event celebrated past successes and future opportunities. Thank you to everyone who came along to help us celebrate, we...
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