Live for 5

  • RWD15_Toby-PeachWEB 22 March • The Eulogy of Toby Peach - Toby has come to deliver his Eulogy. Join him as he enters the (not so) exclusive Cancer Club; sample chemotherapy cocktails, select the perfect funeral playlist and marvel at Willy Wonka’s life-saving stem cell machine.... Read More »
  • DYT_WEB 30 & 31 March • DYT: Pronoun - Isabella and Josh are childhood sweethearts. It should be happy ever after. But it is not that simple, Isabella has now become a boy. This is an engaging and thought-provoking story about transition, testosterone and... Read More »
  • hounslow_web 2 April • The Diary Of A Hounslow Girl - The Diary of a Hounslow Girl is told through the eyes of a 16 year old British Muslim Girl growing up in West London. From traditional Pakistani weddings to fights on the night bus this... Read More »
  • Ninebarrow_web 8 April • Ninebarrow - Ninebarrow are building a huge reputation for their innovative and captivating take on the folk tradition. Described by Mike Harding as ‘sounding damn fine’ and by Seth Lakeman as ‘a fantastic duo’, Jon Whitley and... Read More »
  • Bronte_web 21 April • We Are Bronte - We Are Brontë is a madcap physical interpretation of the Brontë myth, taking the real and imaginary worlds of the Yorkshire siblings as inspiration. With only a handful of props, the two masterful performers deconstruct... Read More »
  • WEB_Kathryn-Roberts-&-Sean-Lakeman-Press-Shot-2 23 April • Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman -   Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman have long established themselves as one of the UK folk scene’s most rewardingly enduring partnerships. Twice recent winners of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Award for Best Duo –... Read More »
  • kokoro 7 May • Kokoro - 2.30pm (doors and bar 2pm) Dorchester Corn Exchange               Kokoro is the new music ensemble of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, committed to bringing contemporary music to the South and... Read More »
  • FFMTC clean2 13 & 14 May • Far from the Madding Crowd - “I shall do one thing in this life – one thing certain – that is, love you, and long for you, and keep wanting you till I die.” As three very different suitors compete for... Read More »
  • BeastImage2 24 May • I Am Beast -   An outstanding piece of theatre from start to finish. Raw and dark… this is a show that everyone should see.” The Buxton Review  What happens when the wildest parts of our imagination take control?... Read More »
  • MATFORDE 26 May • Matt Forde – NEW DATE! -   We are delighted to announce that Matt Forde will now be coming to Dorchester Arts on Friday 26 May.   Following the UK’s most important referendum until the next one, host of hit show... Read More »