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Dorset Youth Dance launches new pre-company feeder and company classes

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.

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Fl-utter-ances, an Inside Out Dorset Festival, Associate Programme event

Flutterances – Listening Walks

An Associate Programme project, part of the 2016 Inside Out Dorset Festival

  

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Grace & Growl Dance Company

Grace & Growl, contemporary dance company for older adults

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FREE dance and more at Pavilion Dance this July

Check out these great performances at Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth this July:

Cape Alley , Trashdollys

 

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Shhhh, there's a Festival RSPB Sleepout at Hengistbury

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.

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Museum of Memory, Kate McStraw

Museum of Memory

Preserving the memories of the Somerset & Dorset Railway 

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And Now - Barrow, Activate's Inside Out Dorset Festival 2014 Photo: Tony Gill
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Activate project receives Arts Council England: Ambition for Excellence investment

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 agree

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Artmusic's Lachrymae at Oerol Festival 2016

We always like to chart the future successes of artists that Activate have supported, so we were delighted to hear about Artmusic's latest achievement.

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Production Diary - Company Of Wolves; Samantha Gillingham

Read extracts from the Production & Marketing Assistant's Diary; a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes on just how much work goes into staging a performance.

Samantha Gillingham was awarded a coveted place as Activate's Projects and Promotions Assistant through the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursary Scheme

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Emma Williams – Work with Dorset Wildlife Trust

Artists in progress - an update on Activate supported artists and projects they are working on:

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