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Dorset Council public consultation on funding for culture

We need your help to secure the future of arts, culture and heritage funding in Dorset. Dorset Council are proposing significant changes to how grants are awarded to organisations such as our colleagues at The Arts Development Company whom are […]

Artist Call Out – Open Art Surgery

Open Art Surgery (5 – 9 April 2020) is for hip hop artists wanting to develop their practice and skills in theatre making. Run by Breakin’ Convention at PDSW, a week of making led by top UK mentors ends in […]

Artist Call Out – Open Residencies at PDSW 2020

Are you a professional artist in need of creative space? Would you benefit from access to a beach-side studio, some time to test out new ideas and support from a friendly and experienced team? If the answer is yes, then […]

Artist Call Out – Company in Residence 2020

Take your performance idea to the next level… Do you need some space and time to focus on your work? Would you benefit from some fresh sea air and a supportive, friendly team? We’re looking for our first company in […]

Go Ross & Travis!

Congratulations to Ross and Travis on their success with their creative, fun hip hop routine in this weeks Greatest Dancer. Ross and Travis are local dancers with our good friends SHAKE DANCE based in Ringwood, Hampshire.  The legend goes that Ross […]

Exciting times ahead for Bristol and dance in the SW

The Arts Council England have awarded a grant to Bristol Dance Futures – a consortia of South West arts organisations and practitioners – to develop the city’s dance offer. We’re delighted to be part of the investors group for Bristol […]

Departure of Head of Performance, Sheila Creevey

The board and staff of Pavilion Dance South West (PDSW) are preparing to bid farewell to Head of Performance, Sheila Creevey, who will leaving on 13 March, 2020 to begin her new role as CEO, Dance Ireland. Sheila has spoken […]

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