This summer sees the launch of a new community dance project aimed at the over 50’s which encourages adults across Dorset to get active through dance. A Dance A Day offers weekly dance classes to enhance fitness, wellbeing and creativity.
Performers from the world of theatre, dance and music are to benefit from a £150,000 scheme that has been set up by Sky Arts, aimed at supporting young artists at the beginning of their careers.
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The chief executive of one of Europe’s top circus-theatre schools is urging the public to step up their support for the types of performance which will dictate whether the UK is able to wow the world when the London Olympics 2012, and other high profile events, open or close.
No arts organisations are to be funded by London Councils beyond this summer, as the umbrella body’s rerun decision process leaves the cultural sector even worse off than first time round.
An international showcase of emerging artists’/practitioners work. Call for entries from all art forms.
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Frank Cottrell Boyce was on BBC Breakfast talking about writing the sequel to Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the HEROES series.