Final tickets remaining for our Writing Workshop

Final tickets remaining for our Writing Workshop

12 September 2018

As the first step of a new project leading to a professional commission for a writer to devise a large-scale outdoor performance for the 2020 Inside Out Dorset Festival, we are delighted to offer a wonderful opportunity for professional and emerging …

View the 2018 programme

View the 2018 programme

21 August 2018

We’re delighted to share a first look at the full story of Inside Out Dorset 2018 with our Festival programme! With less than four weeks to go, discover all you need to know about the extraordinary events in extraordinary places …

Accessing our Festival

Accessing our Festival

20 August 2018

Here at Inside Out Dorset, we work hard to ensure that our Festival is as accessible as possible, and this year we’re delighted to offer a number of new additions to our access facilities. You can find detailed Access Guides …

Volunteer performers required for costumed roles

Volunteer performers required for costumed roles

25 July 2018

This year, two Inside Out Dorset Festival events have a very special participatory element that will allow volunteers an unforgettable experience. Both Furious Folly, which takes place in Weymouth and Wayfaring which is performed in Dorchester offer the opportunity to …

We’re teaming up with Morebus and Damory in 2018

We’re teaming up with Morebus and Damory in 2018

25 July 2018

We love our beautiful county and always encourage our audiences to use public transport wherever possible. So we’re thrilled to have teamed up with Go South Coast as our official travel partner for Inside Out Dorset 2018. Go South Coast …

Dorset Festivals Marketing Contract (Culture+)

Dorset Festivals Marketing Contract (Culture+)

24 July 2018

The Culture+ programme has appointed an arts and culture festival consortium in Dorset to programme, produce and manage three major arts and culture events in June and July 2019. The consortium is Activate (that’s us here, at Inside Out Dorset Festival!); b-side, which produces …

Your chance to help a local artist!

Your chance to help a local artist!

17 July 2018

Would you like to inspire a local artist and take part in an exciting event coming up at Shelley Park? Dave The Shouting Mute is creating a temporary art installation piece inspired by the local community and their connections to …

VACANCY: Project Assistant

VACANCY: Project Assistant

2 July 2018

We’re on the hunt for a dynamic and enthusiastic freelance Project Assistant to work with and support the Inside Out Dorset Producers on the delivery of the education and outreach programme for Inside Out Dorset festival in September 2018. We anticipate …

Join us for a ‘Welcome to Weymouth’ cream tea!

Join us for a ‘Welcome to Weymouth’ cream tea!

26 June 2018

Activate Performing Arts and students from Budmouth College invite you to the elegant gardens of Queen Charlotte Care Home in Weymouth, for an afternoon of WW1 reminiscence with tea and cakes! Formerly the hospital of the principle Anzac camp in Dorset, …

All is revealed!

All is revealed!

6 June 2018

We’re absolutely thrilled to announce our full programme of events for Inside Out Dorset 2018. The opening weekend takes place on Poole Quay, with …sodade… by Cirque Rouages, combining breathtaking circus with magical storytelling, in a world-class sunset spectacular. During …