Dance in Devon recently worked alongside the Branchline partnership to support learning disabled young people create a first for Dartington: The ORDINARY ART FESTIVAL is a brand new festival which debued in 2018 drawing together the work of ‘artists with labels’ from across the SW.
Branchline is a new partnership between arts organisations, social care providers and venues in South Devon, enabling and inspiring the young arts leaders of the future. Branchline has been developed by Lifeworks, in partnership with RIO and funded by Arts Council England’s Bridge Challenge Fund. Dance in Devon is part of the Branchline Partnership.
Dartington Hall, Totnes
16 Feb 2018 | 10.30am – 4pm
The Ordinary Art Seminar explores progression routes for learning disabled young artists; with input from organisations and young artists leading the way to change. A half day seminar at Dartington Hall with lunch and an invite to see a ‘performance first’ at Dartington for professionals interested in creative industry progression routes for learning disabled young people; to hear from learning disabled young artists and their carers and connect with organisations wanting to improve progression routes for their client groups.
16 Feb 2018 | 11am – 7.30pm
Family Day: Taiko Drummers, Big Bands, Orchestras, and inclusive workshops in: Animation, dance, music and steam punk mask making + Quiet space in the SPACE Studios and relaxed screening in the Barn Cinema plus a Masked Ball in the Great Hall – everyone welcome – who will you be??
17 Feb 2018 | 11am – 10pm
Teen Day: Film making, music and graphic art workshops, parkour, yoga, Zumba and hula-hooping – vintage gaming and Comicfest – Comic art and Cosplay is coming to Dartington + bands, DJ’s and Glam Transform beauty space.