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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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The Elves and the Shoemaker

Posted on: 22nd May 2014

The Lighthouse hosted a theatre production ‘The Elves and the Shoemaker’ by Stuff and Nonsense, in November 2010, for early years and reception classes in Bournemouth and Poole that were invloved in the cultural hub. Activities following the children’s attendence of the performance included artist workshops in school, and visits to local libraries. Teachers were also given a useful resource...
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The Enormous Turnip

Posted on: 22nd May 2014

wave and Lighthouse commissioned Dorset based Stuff and Nonsense Theatre Company to create a Christmas show, The Enormous Turnip, as an alternative to a pantomine for Reception aged children. This Cultural Hub project was written specifically to engage children in the story, to encourage them to listen, talk about and understand the plotline and the characters...
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The Mermaid Princess

Posted on: 22nd May 2014

March 2010 saw the arrival of Teatro Kismet’s production of The Mermaid Princess in six Bournemouth and Poole primary and middle schools.   After finding inspiration whilst watching the play at Lighthouse, the students participated in workshops related to the story in local libraries, with professional artists and illustrators in school and had map work...
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Project Subway

Posted on: 3rd April 2014

Lowther Road in Charminster, Bournemouth, is soon to undergo a huge transformation. We have commissioned local artist Ilse Black to create a digital mural using a number of paintings by local school children. The design will be vinyl wrapped on one side of the underpass walls, in a bid to create a positive environment following...
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