Inside Out Dorset

  1. Inside Out Dorset

    Gaia

    DATE: 17th–19th September

    In Greek Mythology Gaia is the personification of the Earth. Measuring seven metres in diameter, Luke Jerram’s Gaia features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the Earth’s surface*. This huge artwork provides the opportunity to see our planet like never before, floating in three-dimensions. The installation creates a sense of the Overview Effect, which was first […]

  2. Inside Out Dorset One woman holds two other women vertically on her shoulders. They are in a green field with buildings in the distance.

    Lifted

    DATE: 18 September 2021

    All-female acrobatic theatre company Mimbre perform at Inside Out Dorset. Lifted is a collection of funny, poetic and surprising moments, which explore in different ways what it means when one body is carried by another. Or when one person carries two people. Or when a person doesn’t want to be carried. Or when three people […]

  3. Inside Out Dorset Two dancers hold hands while balancing on a chair. They are surrounded by industrial storage units.

    Catch Me

    DATE: 18 September 2021

    Catch Me is an intimate and surprising take on age, race and gender. An older woman and younger man dance together through a landscape of abandoned chairs. They discover joy, risk and unexpected connections in a poignant duet. A poetic mix of dance and acrobatics, Catch Me asks how we see each other and who […]

  4. Inside Out Dorset Two men wearing jeans and hoodies balance on a box. The background is blue.

    Boate

    DATE: 18 September 2021

    Two men, young at heart, in motion, whether in equilibrium or falling On their back, a raw wooden box, as heavy as their past, as empty as their future Without a word, dancing to its beat, they make their own way. Their bodies speak, charting their journey frivolously and with lightness of youth, full of […]

  5. Inside Out Dorset One woman holds two other women vertically on her shoulders. They are in a green field with buildings in the distance.

    Lifted

    DATE: 19 September 2021

    All-female acrobatic theatre company Mimbre perform at Inside Out Dorset. Lifted is a collection of funny, poetic and surprising moments, which explore in different ways what it means when one body is carried by another. Or when one person carries two people. Or when a person doesn’t want to be carried. Or when three people […]

  6. Inside Out Dorset Two dancers hold hands while balancing on a chair. They are surrounded by industrial storage units.

    Catch Me

    DATE: 19 September 2021

    Catch Me is an intimate and surprising take on age, race and gender. An older woman and younger man dance together through a landscape of abandoned chairs. They discover joy, risk and unexpected connections in a poignant duet. A poetic mix of dance and acrobatics, Catch Me asks how we see each other and who […]

  7. Inside Out Dorset 5 older women dressed in white dance next to a large stone.

    Tess

    DATE: 19 September 2021

    Local dance companies Dorset Youth Dance, The Remix East and COAST Youth Dance Company (PDSW) join forces. Dancers from Dorset Youth Dance and Movers and Shakers came together during the second UK COVID-19 lockdown to create a short dance film, Tess. Now, as part of Inside Out Dorset they also join with inclusive performance company […]

  8. Inside Out Dorset Two men wearing jeans and hoodies balance on a box. The background is blue.

    Boate

    DATE: 19 September 2021

    Two men, young at heart, in motion, whether in equilibrium or falling On their back, a raw wooden box, as heavy as their past, as empty as their future Without a word, dancing to its beat, they make their own way. Their bodies speak, charting their journey frivolously and with lightness of youth, full of […]

  9. Inside Out Dorset

    Gaia

    DATE: 24th–26th September

    In Greek Mythology Gaia is the personification of the Earth. Measuring seven metres in diameter, Luke Jerram’s Gaia features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the Earth’s surface*. This huge artwork provides the opportunity to see our planet like never before, floating in three-dimensions. The installation creates a sense of the Overview Effect, which was first […]

  10. Inside Out Dorset

    Sense of Unity

    DATE: 24th–25th September

    As dusk falls, follow a parade through Weymouth and discover the puppets of baby Dundu and the gentle giant Dundu. Will they find each other? Will they get on? You’ll hear rhythms and sounds from across the globe. German company, Dundu features West African Kora (a type of harp), while UK-based Worldbeaters bring their dynamic […]

  11. Inside Out Dorset Four people in bright jump suits have large rocks covering their faces.

    Geophonic

    DATE: 24th–26th September

    We hear geology all the time but we might not realise that we are doing so. Geophonic is a sound walk, a journey through Symondsbury Estate that will make you more aware of your surroundings. Using large recycled plastic geophones, you’ll be guided to stop and listen at various points. Some of what you hear […]

  12. Inside Out Dorset Two female acrobats fly through the air.

    Gravir

    DATE: 24th–26th September

    A stuntwoman duet arrives, prepared to climb the highest peaks. Unfortunately, global warming has melted the snow leaving only the skeleton of this gigantic mountain… How will they defy gravity? Why persist in climbing if one always ends up coming down? It is a mystery that can only be solved in the weightlessness of acrobatics. […]