Soaring Sky at Latitude Festival

Soaring Sky at Latitude Festival

14 July 2017

Did you catch Arbonauts performance piece Soaring Sky at Hengistbury during the 2017 Inside Out Dorset Festival? Well, you’ll be able to see a version of it when it’s performed at Latitude Festival this weekend. Including the amazing costumes designed …

Rock The Boat Street Guitars

Rock The Boat Street Guitars

26 May 2017

For the first time this Summer, Activate will present a one-off, Inside Out Dorset signature event in a bespoke performance area by the harbourside in Weymouth, over the weekend of the Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival (8 & 9 July 2017). …

Le Cirque Du Platzak returns! Book now

Le Cirque Du Platzak returns! Book now

27 April 2017

Kermiz, Le Cirque Du Platzak at Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival We are thrilled Le Cirque Du Platzak are returning to Dorset after their spectacular performances in last year’s Inside Out Dorset Festival. Don’t miss this one-off Inside Out Dorset signature …

Life Cycles & Landscapes

Life Cycles & Landscapes

24 November 2016

We received feedback from audience members who attended the Wayfaring event at Littlebredy, telling us they had been affected by the themes that And Now had explored: farming, consumption, our connection to the earth and our landscape and mass-market food …

Outreach Programme 2016 – Film Highlights

Outreach Programme 2016 – Film Highlights

23 November 2016

A broad and diverse range of groups and individuals take part in our extensive year-round learning and participation programme, which runs alongside the core Inside Out Dorset events. Some of this work – known as The Associate Programme – happened …

Hengistbury Headlines film

Hengistbury Headlines film

22 September 2016

Plenty of fun was had at Hengistbury Head nature reserve when we had our first flight using an aeriel camera, putting together this super film of Hengistbury Headlines, part of the Inside Out Dorset Festival 2016. Take a look as …

Our new 2016 promo video is here!

Our new 2016 promo video is here!

30 August 2016

Prepare to delight your senses and fuel your soul by watching our new Inside Out Dorset promotional video. Set to music composed by Tim Hill and performed by Tongues of Fire, who will be at our Up in the Air …

Fl-utter-ances listening walks

Fl-utter-ances listening walks

9 August 2016

An Associate Programme project, part of the 2016 Inside Out Dorset Festival As part of the Associate Programme for this year’s Inside Out Dorset Festival, we are delighted to be working with participants from the SWOP project at¬†Cherry Tree Nursery¬†in …

RSPB Big Wild Sleepout at Hengistbury Head

RSPB Big Wild Sleepout at Hengistbury Head

11 June 2016

Shhh! Book quickly, this event is going to be popular! To coincide with the incredible art installations set in the nature reserve of Hengistbury Head from 22nd-25th September, the RSPB are planning a series of their very popular, family Sleepouts. …

Grace & Growl, contemporary dance company for older adults

Grace & Growl, contemporary dance company for older adults

11 June 2016

Grace & Growl will be performing at Inside Out Dorset Festival, Up In The Air, Harbourside Park, Poole on September 24th. Anna Golding, acclaimed dance practitioner and former team member at Activate (and she was Artistic Director of our integrated …