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Pavilion Dance and Arts 4 Dementia

Fri 24 Mar 17 - Fri 19 May 17, 10 – 11.30am

A series of eight weekly creative dance classes for people with mild memory loss and their companions.


Artisan Community Arts Studio

Thu 15 Jun 17 - Sun 18 Jun 17

The Artisan Community Arts Studio has moved to Branksome Centre, (previously Parkstone Sports & Arts Centre), Recreation Rd, Branksome, Poole. BH12 2EA. Offer regular weekly art sessions in a supported art...

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Business Come Dancing Summer Ball

Fri 23 Jun 17, 6.00pm

A spectacular Gala evening with a line up of 11 local business individuals getting to grips with choreography and performing live for charity.

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AUB Creative Make-up for Media and Performance (Summer...

Sat 01 Jul 17 - Thu 31 Aug 17

Explore a diverse range of make-up,hair skills, special effects and prosthetic make-up. Develop the skills, techniques and confidence needed in this key creative role in performance, fashion, film or TV.

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AUB Film Making (Summer course)

Sat 01 Jul 17 - Thu 31 Aug 17

Create your own short film and learn the fundamentals of the filmmaking process with this fast paced summer course.

Sing Together!

Fri 08 Sep 17 - Fri 22 Dec 17, 10:30 to 11:30

Community Choirs for over 55s No experience necessary! Beginners welcome! Meet new people! Come at 10am for a cuppa if you like! For more information, phone 01202 885294 or email...


RED by David Lloyd’s Mischief

Thu 21 Sep 17 - Fri 22 Sep 17, 7:30pm

Mischief Company is breathing new life into the classic story of Little Red Riding Hood with a piece of energetic and provocative physical theatre. Through intricate storytelling and dark humour,...


AUB Photography (Short courses)

Mon 09 Oct 17 - Sat 24 Mar 18

AUB will be running short courses in photography. There are three levels of course– introduction, intermediate or advanced


AUB Design & Print (Short courses)

Mon 09 Oct 17 - Sat 24 Mar 18

AUB will be running short courses in Design & Print including Pattern & Fabric Printing, Creative Printmaking & The Art of Screenprinting


AUB Interior Design (Short courses)

Mon 09 Oct 17 - Sat 24 Mar 18

AUB will be running short courses in Interior Design, including a 1 Year Course (including introduction to AutoCAD) and an Introduction course for AutoCAD & SketchUp


AUB make-up (Short courses)

Mon 09 Oct 17 - Sat 24 Mar 18

AUB will be running short courses in make-up which include Professional make-up, Make-up for film, TV and theatre and Special Make-up effects.

The Magic Fish lead image credit Foteini Christofilopoulou


Sun 29 Oct 17, 3:00pm

Vishnu, one of India’s shape-shifting Supergods, wakes up after sleeping for thousands of years to find a greedy demon called No-Knowledge has taken earth’s most precious treasures for himself. Photo...

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BORDER TALES by Luca Silvestrini’s Protein

Fri 03 Nov 17, 7:30pm

Award-winning company Protein presents a thought-provoking yet poignant commentary on multicultural Britain through dance, live music and dialogue compiled from the performers’ personal experiences. Photo credit: Jane Hobson



Wed 08 Nov 17, 6pm & 8pm

International artist Cie. Philippe Saire has developed Black Out, a performance which crosses dance and visual art, to be performed at Pavilion Dance South West on Wednesday 8th November 6pm...

Last Man Standing PhotoCredit Werner Kmetitsch

Last Man Standing

Thu 30 Nov 17, 7:30pm

James Wilton and his world class dancers will take to the stage at Pavilion Dance South West with an exhilarating performance of Last Man Standing, Thursday 30th November, 7.30pm. Along...


The Nutcracker

Sun 03 Dec 17, 3:00pm

The Bolshoi Ballet’s magical performance of The Nutcracker will be screened at Pavilion Dance South West, Bournemouth, allowing audiences to watch the classic ballet up-close whilst in a cosy cinema...

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The Big Draw Festival

Thu 15 Feb 18 - Sat 17 Feb 18, 11am-5pm

The Big Draw Festival is for anyone who loves to draw, as well as those who think they can’t! It’s an opportunity to join a global community in celebration of...

How To Get Published – Arts University Bournemouth

Sat 28 Apr 18, 09:00am to 5:00 pm

Writers & Artists are teaming up with Arts University Bournemouth to bring a day of getting to grips with the practicalities of writing. The day includes: a two-hour writing workshop...