The Dartington Hall Trust has announced its summer season of performing arts following the themes of intimate, international and new music
Two of the UK’s leading underground music producers – Shackleton and Vengeance Tenfold – have created an exclusive new Sonic Journey in response to and inspired by sections of two of the most beautiful stretches of train line in the South West, in North Devon on the Tarka Line and in South Devon, between Exeter and Newton Abbot s the train rounds the bend at the end of the Exe estuary and passes Dawlish Warren station. The audio is available for free download
Encounters’ creative community dialogue and exchange project on Dartington’s past, present and future hits the road
Participatory arts group Encounters are hosting a project in the old grocery shop – not The Gallery – on the Dartington Estate. They’ve turned it into a shop! It’s intended to provide a friendly and informal space for Dartington staff, visitors and the local community to share their thoughts about Dartington’s past, present and future.
South Devon-based cultural centre Dartington has announced its new season of performing arts.
New Art Club, who picked up Edinburgh Spotlight Best Comedy Award at this year’s festival for their Big Bag of Boom, will be at Dartington with their This Is Now performance. Dartington’s autumn season also includes the acclaimed Clod Ensemble and the Richard Alston Dance Company
Ways With Words literary festival at Dartington includes literary titans, comedians, economists, environmentalists, historians, Turner prize-winning artists, sports legends and politicians.
Dartington College of Arts will host a free symposium investigating how the arts can be used to motivies learners in Further Education
Ways with Words, the literary festival at Dartington is offering Devon-based students a free bursary to attend the festival of of words and ideas.
Home, a one-day international music and arts festival, is set to take place at Dartington on Saturday, June 26. Featuring Bassekou Kouyaté with Amy Sacko (Mali), Rizwan Muazzam Qawwali Ensemble (in their first visit to the UK from Pakistan in seven years), Fairground Attraction’s Eddi Reader (Scotland), Mor Karbasi (Israel), Patrick Duff of Strangelove fame and Cuban son stars Asere. As well as other arts and crafts events, workshops and talks
Ways With Words, the literary festival at Dartington South Devon, which has been described as the ‘the Glyndebourne of literature festivals’, has announced its lineup of literary titans
Artist and sculptor Peter Randall-Page will give a talk at Dartington’s Upper Gatehouse on Thursday, Decmeber 3 at 7.30pm. We have a review of his major exhibition in and around the Underground Gallery has just opened at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, this ambitious show of mainly new work features over 50 sculptures as well as […]
DIARY ENTRY 14 Dress Rehearsal Mayflower Steps Fri 19th June Finished two further large mirror boats as spares in the morning and then drove down to Plymouth for noon.
David Francis, a music man, is down your way – he’s just been appointed the new director of arts at Dartington