coastal encounters

various artists

Performances:
Saturday 15 September, 12noon - 6pm
Sunday 16 September, 12noon - 6pm
Location: Boscombe Overcliff and surroundings
FREE and suitable for all ages

See our world from a new perspective. Surprises await across Boscombe and its surroundings, with a series of unique performances and installations from international artists.

About the artists:

De Weide Wereld

Waterlanders

This striking interactive installation highlights the plight of meadow birds threatened by intensive use of grassland. Through integrated audio and video systems, the audience can both literally and figuratively climb inside the head of local birdlife and experience the landscape from their unique perspective.

12noon – 6.00pm

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Manimal: Gesticulating, a way of thinking about the World

Les Souffleurs Commandos Poétiques

Les Souffleurs will become hybrid beings, half-human, half-animal, in and around Boscombe, creating improvised nests, popping up in the landscape and then disappearing again. And though fragile and wild, they are also curious…

12noon – 6.00pm

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Fl-utter-ances (Tree Songs)

Jane Pitt with Lorna Rees

Lounge in sound, bathe your ears in breezy sound-scapes and laid back tree songs created in the Bournemouth treescape with volunteers from Cherry Tree Plant Nursery. Relax in our clifftop sonic glade, experience a digital ambient mix of audio ebbs, flows and leaf-whelmed song that take you to another plane. With live acoustic performances across the day.

12noon – 6.00pm

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Olie

Collectief Walden

Collectief Walden present Olie, a thrilling UK premier. This confronting performance and installation investigates how greed, specifically around the mining and consumption of oil, can influence, inform and damage the landscape around us.

12noon – 6.00pm

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to be announced

Sarah Shorten, Stacked Wonky

Stacked Wonky is a contemporary dance company led by Artistic Director Sarah Shorten, buoyed up and inspired by a very strong group of performers, designers, musicians, mentors and makers of all sorts.

FURTHER PERFORMANCE DETAIL TO BE ANNOUNCED

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to be announced

Dave Young

Dave Young aka The Shouting Mute is a performance poet and also produces music and films. He is a member of Remix Gold and will be creating a new piece for Inside Out 2018.

FURTHER PERFORMANCE DETAIL TO BE ANNOUNCED

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to be announced

AUB

Arts University Bournemouth graduate artists Giorgia Garancini and Emily Attenburrow will be creating a new work for Coastal Encounters.

FURTHER PERFORMANCE DETAIL TO BE ANNOUNCED

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Photo by Tony Gill

Getting to the event

Boscombe Overcliff and surroundings

Public Transport
The nearest train station is Pokesdown for Boscombe
Bus stop M2 to Portman Road via Morebus buses, or Yellow buses P3&P4 to Portman Road

Car Parks
Sovereign Centre car park BH1 4SX
Plus street parking on and around Boscombe Overcliff Drive

Please consider lift-sharing, walking or using public transport.

FURTHER TRAVEL AND ACCESS INFORMATION WILL BE PROVIDED SHORTLY

 

Supported by:

Supported by Fonds Podiumkunsten, Valentine Trust, Alice Ellen Cooper Dean Charitable Foundation. Thanks to Bournemouth Parks.