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Reportage by the Sea

Posted on: 14th September 2016

Fancy yourself as the next Big Art/ Music/ Theatre Critic? Become part of Arts by the Sea Reportage team, get free access to a range of shows and learn how to develop a killer portfolio of reviews as part of this year’s Reportage by the Sea. Reportage by the Sea is an exciting new initiative from...
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Inside Out Dorset Festival Volunteer Opportunities

Posted on: 1st August 2016

Activate is looking for Festival Marketing & Publicity volunteers to help spread the word about the Inside Out Festival, Dorset 2016. They are looking for people to help in the office or out and about around the county at summer events. They are also seeking volunteer Team Leaders, Stewards, Marshalls & Front of House volunteers for the Festival itself...
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Ukulele Making in Your School?

Posted on: 15th June 2016

UKULELE BUILDING WORKSHOPS WITH TUBUP (the Utterly Butterly Ukulele Project): subsidised cost £400 (50% subsidy from Wave) 22 and 23 November 2016 In your school, large space and breakout space needed Ideally year 3+ (though can consider Y2 if there are plenty of adult helpers) Covers ideally 60 children / 2 classes (can be up...
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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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