Inside Out Festival 2014 - The Stats That Count

Take at look at this excellent infographic created by Activate to show the headline statistics of the 2014 Inside Out Dorset Festival. We wanted to share with you just how important it is to the ecology of Dorset. See you again in 2016 when we're planning to deliver another knockout festival.

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David GlassWorkshop 21st & 22nd March 2015

Activate's TheatreNet initiative enabled a range of artists and performers to attend the Creative Practice Workshop with David Glass (organised by Opera Circus) at Bridport Arts at a reduced price.

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Activate selected as a partner organisation Weston Jerwood Creative Bursary Scheme

Partners announced for Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries:

The new programme will be launched in June to provide paid placements for graduates from lower income backgrounds.

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Free streaming of National Theatre productions for schools

National Theatre. On Demand. In schools.

From September teachers can stream National Theatre productions direct to classrooms for free.

From September 2015, classrooms across the UK will be able to experience the National Theatre’s smash-hit productions of

Hamlet, Othello and Frankenstein.

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Creative Dance in Wimborne

Creative Dance Days

Wimborne Wimborne Community Dance group is holding a further two Creative Dance days, led by dance practitioner, Rosalind Conlon after the success of its taster session.

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A Typical Day with Activate's Theatre Producer, Wendy Petitdemange

There’s no such thing as an average day or typical day – and that’s one of the things I love about being a theatre producer for Activate. A day can be spent in the office huddled over the computer writing funding applications - and it’s great when they have a positive result.

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