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Responding to Coronavirus

As the public health situation surrounding Covid-19 escalates, Activate are putting measures in place to ensure the safety of staff, artists, participants and audiences across all areas of our work:

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Your help needed to secure future arts funding in Dorset

Dorset Council are proposing significant changes to how grants are awarded to organisations in the culture, community and voluntary sectors in our county.

Please let Dorset Council know that you value the contribution arts makes to life in Dorset.

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World Book Day Workshops & Performance

CANCELLATION NOTICE

Weymouth Library Workshops and Performance

Saturday 14 March

Considering the welfare of all our participants and audiences, Activate has made the decision to postpone the workshops and performance at Weymouth Library tomorrow, Saturday 14 March.

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Lauren's story

Previous Dorset Youth Dance Company dancer Lauren, shares how her DYD experience helped her step into University life. Read more
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Dorset Youth Dance Company 2020 Audition

Dorset Youth Dance Company returns for a new term in January 2020, kicking off with an audition on Sunday 12 January.

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Jerwood Arts Funding Success

Activate are delighted to be recipients of funding from Jerwood Arts*. This will help co-commission 2 artists to create new art works as part of our biennial festival Inside Out Dorset in September 2020.

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Pollution Pods - Press Release

PRESS RELEASE 

 

POLLUTION PODS   Friday 25 – Tuesday 29 October 2019  Church Field, Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour   10am – 4.30pm. FREE (ferry fare and National Trust admission charges apply) 

 

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Dorset Moon - a resounding success

DORSET MOON

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Dorset Moon - Sherborne Event Programme

This event has now ended.

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Important - Dorset Moon Bournemouth, venue change

Dorset Moon, the summer season spectacle starring installation artist Luke Jerram’s renowned Museum of the Moon, which opens in Bournemouth on Friday 26 June has been forced to head inside to St. Peter’s Church.

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