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Blast Theory Summer School

July 5th, 2012 by

Blast Theory are holding a summer school for practitioners, performers and artists at University College Falmouth’s The Performance Centre 18-20 July 2012. Spend three days working with internationally renowned group Blast Theory to explore how technology can be used to create site specific, participatory performances and interactive art. Participants will work between the old Orchard […]

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The Berkshire Giant Project

June 16th, 2012 by

A key event in Corn Exchange Newbury’s outdoor arts programme, The Berkshire Giant Project is a large-scale multi-part participatory arts project incorporating giant puppetry, carnival parade, art installations, music and performance to tell the story of John Ever Afraid, ‘a giant who has been hiding in the walls of Aldworth Church for 600 years after […]

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The Point Receives £270k in Grants from Arts Council England and the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

June 16th, 2012 by

Eastleigh’s The Point theatre has received combined grants totalling £270,000 from Arts Council England and the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation to further its work supporting artists and engaging with new audiences: Over the next three years, The Point, in conjunction with its Creation Space, will fund Making Space, a project that will cover four main strands: […]

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Viva La Commedia Summer School

June 16th, 2012 by

Taught by Geoff Beale (Ophaboom) and Didi Hopkins (One Man, Two Guvnors), Viva La Commedia is two weeks of midsummer madness and spirited performance for actors of all ages. Come and discover the essence of the actor’s theatre; create scenarios with the characters, masks and skills of a commedia troupe. Develop your acting and performance […]

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Zecora Ura / Persis Jade Maravala: Hotel Medea ¦ Photo: Flávia Correia

Hotel Medea Masterclass

May 28th, 2012 by

To coincide with a three-week run of their overnight midnight till dawn showHotel Medea at the Hayward Gallery, Zecora Ura will be running a masterclass25 July 2012 11am – 5pm. The one-day workshop will focus on ‘indigenous and Afro-Brazilian rhythms, dances and rituals from the northeast of Brazil’ and will be led by Brazilian Master Urias de […]

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