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Gracefool Collective R&D their latest work at Weymouth College

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.

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Case Study 1 - Samantha Gillingham

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.

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Grants For The Arts information session with Adam Gent

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.

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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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