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Most recent press releases


 

Premiere dates for Without Walls’ 2018 commissions

May 18, 2018

Premiere dates for Without Walls’ 2018 commissions

  With Norfolk & Norwich Festival on the horizon, Without Walls, the UK’s largest commissioner of outdoor arts shows, taking inspiring new work to audiences all over the country and beyond, lists where audiences can see this year’s commissions for the very first time. 11 – 27 May: Without Walls premieres at Norfolk & Norwich Festival 19 & 20 May: A Bird in the Hand Theatre – The Bewonderment Machine (WORLD PREMIERE) 19 & 20 May: Hikapee – Look Up (WORLD PREMIERE) 19 & 20 May: Flex Dance Company – WIRED...

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Introducing Blueprint: Research & Development investment fund as part of an ambitious vision for the next four years

Apr 25, 2018

Introducing Blueprint: Research & Development investment fund as part of an ambitious vision for the next four years

  Without Walls is the UK’s largest commissioner of outdoor art shows, taking inspiring new work to audiences all over the country and beyond. With an outstanding track record for outdoor arts, Without Walls’ work has been recognised by Arts Council England, receiving the largest new National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) funding award for 2018 – 2022.  This funding allows the consortium to continue its fantastic work in outdoor arts, planning projects on a longer-term basis and enabling continued commissioning of thrilling...

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Without Walls is recruiting: Board Members

Feb 26, 2018

Without Walls is recruiting: Board Members

Board recruitment Document (PDF)   On 1 April 2018, Without Walls will join Arts Council England’s National Portfolio as the only new Band 3 organisation announced in this funding round. The annual investment of £1.2 million from ACE over each of the next four years will be transformative, allowing the network to forward-plan in a way that has not been previously possible, planning strategic programmes of innovative work that will reach more people, and launching a flexible programme of R&D that over time will transform the...

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Without Walls Announce New Touring Commissions 2018 For Artistic Excellence And Innovation In UK Outdoor Arts

Feb 15, 2018

Without Walls Announce New Touring Commissions 2018 For Artistic Excellence And Innovation In UK Outdoor Arts

Without Walls announce exciting commissions of thirteen UK companies to create ambitious new outdoor work in 2018, which will tour to eight leading outdoor arts festivals across the UK; • Without Walls has been awarded Arts Council England (ACE) National Portfolio Organisation status 2018 – 2022; fantastic recognition for the value of exceptional outdoor performances; enabling on-going commissioning of radical, surprising and thrilling outdoor work to attract more people to free events* in places where they live, work and play. Without...

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OPEN CALL: Commission opportunities, R&D and touring support from Without Walls in 2018 and beyond

Jul 28, 2017

OPEN CALL: Commission opportunities, R&D and touring support from Without Walls in 2018 and beyond

The open call deadline has now passed Without Walls invites artists and companies to request support for the creation and touring of new outdoor work for presentation in 2018 and 2019. In addition, Without Walls invites proposals for R&D support for outdoor work that may take place over a longer time scale. In June 2017 Arts Council England recognised Without Walls’ 10-year track record of success by awarding the organisation NPO funding from 2018 to 2022. This will enable Without to plan projects on a longer-term basis, and to develop...

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Without Walls Impact Study

Jul 4, 2017

Without Walls Impact Study

Without Walls is delighted to reveal the Without Walls Impact Study (2012-2016).

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Without Walls wins major Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation bid

Jun 27, 2017

Without Walls wins major Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation bid

  Without Walls is delighted to have been awarded National Portfolio Organisation funding from Arts Council England for 2018/19- 2021/22. It recognises the artistic achievements of the past 10 years and how outdoor arts has flourished, bringing delight and challenge to audiences across the UK. Now we can plan with artists, companies and partners – existing and new – to deepen our impact and make ambitious new work. You can read our full statement...

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Revealed: Without Walls’ 2017 programme!

Feb 9, 2017

Revealed: Without Walls’ 2017 programme!

  14 new shows will be supported by Without Walls for nationwide touring in 2017. These will premiere at our partner festivals and can be seen for free at many of the UK’s leading outdoor arts festivals throughout the summer. The programme features contemporary outdoor shows including digital technology, circus, dance, family theatre and puppetry. Without Walls projects in 2017 will be: Avant Garde Dance – Table Manners (Magic, contortionist, parkour, dance )  Bootworks Theatre – The JukeBoxes (Installation, music,...

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