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Be a Young Producer

Posted on: 13th December 2016

As part of our partnership with Lighthouse, Poole, the YOUNG PRODUCERS programme returns in early 2017, aimed at students wanting to get hands-on experience in the creative industries. The programme is open to young people aged 16-19 There are up to 12 highly subsidised places available – the fee for the whole programme is £40...
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Free Pantomime Session in your School

Posted on: 1st November 2016

This Christmas, Lighthouse’s festive show is returning to fully-fledged pantomime mode with the magical, mysterious, magnificent story of ALADDIN! Peter Duncan (legendary actor, presenter, writer, documentary maker, former Chief Scout and Blue Peter star) and Max Bowden (star of hit BBC TV series Waterloo Road) are undertaking a school tour on Monday 14 November to explain what it takes to put on...
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New Media Writing Prize 2016

Posted on: 3rd October 2016

Bournemouth University in association with if: book UK announces the seventh annual New Media Writing Prize, now open for entries The competition encourages writers working with digital media to showcase their skills. It also aims to provoke discussion and raise awareness of new-media storytelling. There are five awards: Best New Media Writing, Best Student, The...
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Lantern Making Workshops

Posted on: 3rd October 2016

Dates available in November. Two schools still needed! FREE! Would your school like to be part of one of Poole’s most popular events? As part of Wave’s offer to schools, why not join in with the Christmas festivities and take part in this year’s Lantern Procession? Children from participating schools will make a lantern at...
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Creative Writing Workshops – Aladdin (or is it Ala ad Din?)

Posted on: 3rd October 2016

WANTED! FOUR SCHOOLS FOR CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS… Free! Aladdin (or is it Ala ad Din?) Dates available for visits to your school: 3, 10, 17, 24 NOVEMBER 2016 • Year groups: Year 5 and older • The workshop leader can work with up to 2 classes in each school (one in the morning, one in...
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Free Drawing Workshops for Teachers at AUB

Posted on: 3rd October 2016

AUB opened the first drawing studio to be built in a UK art school for 100 years in 2016. It was designed by the AUB alumnus and globally renowned architect Professor Sir Peter Cook. The CRAB Drawing Studio is his first building in the UK and winner of four prizes to date. We want to share our specialism and passion with...
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