By Irene on 31st January 2017
Activate are always thrilled when a young person, who has been given opportunity through an Activate funded project, goes on to achieve fantastic success in adulthood.Read more
By Irene on 27th January 2017
Activate have produced a set of three short films highlighting various individuals and groups who have been affected in a positive way by projects that Activate have managed.
The first film features Samantha Gillingham who Activate employed for a year as part of the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursary scheme.Read more
By Irene on 12th January 2017
Activate facilitated an excellent talk, given by Adam Gent (Relationship Manager at ACE) at Weymouth College on Wednesday 11th January, all about things you should be aware of when applying for Grants For The Arts (G4A) funding from Arts Council England.Read more
By SammyG on 11th November 2016
Dorset Youth Dance
Dorset Youth Dance (DYD) has launched their new pre-company feeder and company class. DYD is managed by Activate Performing Arts and is for young people who have a real passion and enthusiasm for dance and want to take that extra leap in training.
By Irene on 3rd August 2016
Flutterances – Listening Walks
An Associate Programme project, part of the 2016 Inside Out Dorset Festival
By Irene on 30th June 2016
To coencide with the incredible art installations set in the nature reserve of Hengistbury Head from 22nd-25th September, the RSPB are planning one of their very popular, family Sleepouts.
Keep your eye on the RSPB website for details. Booking opens 1st July.Read more
By SammyG on 17th May 2016
Life Cycles and Landscapes brings together Activate, And Now: and Landscapes for Life* to explore the ancient 400 mile Icknield Way as an inspiration for an ambitious new large-scale artistic work The Way; professional development focused on the landscape; and a strategic agreeRead more