Organisation: Activate Performing Arts

Region: South West

Artform: Cross Artform

Welcoming: Inclusive/Integrated ; All Disabilities

Opportunity Summary:

Dance development agencies and organisations run professional development workshops and sessions for professional and emerging dance artists and choreographers. Please contact Activate for details of their current programme.

Organisation Information:

Activate Performing Arts is the arts development agency for Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole. Activate is the only strategic organisation in Dorset with the sole focus on producing and developing contemporary theatre, community dance and outdoor celebrations/festivals. Activate produces, promotes and develops the performing arts in Dorset with the belief that artists can affect and/or provide positive change in communities. Activate's ambition is to produce, promote and develop more performance in and from Dorset, working in partnership locally, nationally and Internationally to reach new audiences in the community. Activate is a partner in Diverse City's Remix inclusive youth performance company and Moving On project. Moving On is a programme to support the performing arts industry and young people in inclusive practice. It aims to develop a more inclusive approach to education and training as well as progression routes for young people who are disabled into employment as professional artists. For details of what Activate offers to support disabled young people and artists in dance, please contact the organisation directly.


T: 01305 260954