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Inn Crowd at Brighton Fringe

Posted on: 19/02/2018

Inn Crowd at Brighton Fringe

The Inn Crowd is going to Brighton!
On Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May, in partnership with Creative Arts East, Applause will  present an Inn Crowd showcase at the Sweet Dukebox Theatre as part of the Brighton Fringe. The showcase is an opportunity for interested landlords, pub goers, other rural touring networks and all audiences with an interest in energetic, inspiring, inventive and interactive spoken word and live literature, to experience a range of shows and performers who participate...Categories:

Inn Crowd Writer In Residence

Posted on: 05/02/2018

Inn Crowd Writer In Residence

As part of the  Inn Crowd project, supporting rural pubs throughout the South East and East of England to host spoken word, poetry and storytelling performances in their pubs, we are very excited to have developed a new partnership with Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to support a Writer In Residence programme, which will focus on the North Kent Downs.
The writer will spend time in and around pubs in the Kent Downs generating and...Categories:

Catalyst Funding

Posted on: 29/01/2018

Exciting news this week is that we have been awarded Catalyst Funding by Arts Council England. This will allow us to develop a fundraising scheme that will help to ensure long term sustainability for the organisation and the work that we do across Kent and Sussex. Read all the information below:
Applause Rural Touring is one of four Kent based arts companies to be awarded investment from the Arts Council England Catalyst Small Grants Programme....Categories:


Posted on: 24/01/2018


We are delighted to be supporting #VillageHallsWeek, an initiative from Action with Communities in Rural England, from 22nd-25th January, celebrating all the amazing community hubs at the heart of rural England.
A massive thank you to all the fantastic volunteer promoters we work with to bring live arts into village halls and community spaces across Kent and Sussex! Today we are putting the spotlight on Dick Johnson, one of our army of wonderful volunteer promoters. Dick is the treasurer of Godmersham...Categories:

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