Welcome to the Creative Arts Area

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The extra-curricular Creative Arts programme at Gillingham School has brought an exciting programme of professional artists to our community of North Dorset. Theatre companies such as Kneehigh, Miracle, Alibi, Red Cape, Hijinx, Inspector Sands, O-Region and Zecora Ura; Dance companies such as Jaleo, Motionhouse, Attik, CScape, Pretty Good Girl, Dance Southwest, Beeja, Panta Rei and Rosie Kay; Music performances by Brekete, Alec Dankworth, Jacqui Dankworth, David Gordon, Opera Circus, Mujenko, Julie Dunn, Christian Garrick, John Etheridge, Seckou Keita, Neil Maya, Cathryn Craig and Brian Willoughby.

If you wish to be kept up to date with all the Creative Arts Events taking place at Gillingham School please email us stating you wish to join the Creative Arts mailing list. If you decide you no longer want to receive the updates then send us an email stating you no longer wish to recieve updates about the Creative Arts Events at Gillingham School.

The students and staff of Gillingham School present an annual series of concerts and theatre performances that draw in large audiences and often support major charities. These events have all been hosted by staff and students to serve our wider audiences and to make the creative arts available and accessible to everyone.

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