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AUB students deliver 24-hour brief for Activate

BA (Hons) Acting / Creative Events Management / Costume and Performance Design / Make-up for Media and Performance Student Course news / Industry news / Collaborate / Engage – Published 27th Mar 17

18 BA (Hons) Acting, Costume and Performance DesignCreative Events Management and Make-up for Media and Performance students recently collaborated with outdoor theatre specialists And Now and creative producers Activate to deliver a 24-hour brief.

The first day of the project, Explore: Outdoor Arts in the Landscape residency, saw students receive a brief to create an installation or performance experience that would be performed at dusk the following day.

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Sweeney Todd in Budapest

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design Student Course news

Second year BA (Hons) Costume student, Nikki Konkoly, spent her summer holiday in her home town of Budapest dressing the international cast of Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.

She told us more about the project:

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Collaborative Project Success

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design Course news / Engage – Published 30th Sep 16

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design collaborate on Inside Out Dorset Performance Festival.

The festival saw a range of inspiring and uplifting performances and installations on the subject of climate change and the natural environment. Multi-disciplinary company Arbonauts presented Soaring Sky, a site-specific performance in the sand dunes (Whitepits) of Hengistbury Head.

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Costume Lecturer visits Rio for AUB Research Project

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design Staff Course news / Inspire / Industry News – Published 9th Aug 16

AUB Lecturer, Jon Croose, visits Rio over the 2016 Olympic Games, as part of an AUB Research Fellowship project.

Jon tells us more about his research:

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AUB collaborates with Modernism on Sea Festival

BA (Hons) Architecture / Costume and Performance Design / Graphic Design Course news / Engage / Industry News – Published 22nd Jun 16

AUB students and staff contribute to the Modernism on Sea Festival. The festival celebrated Art and Culture of the 1930’s and took place at Talbot Heath School to mark their 130-year anniversary.

Among the many 1930’s inspired events that took place, BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design ran a workshop in Millinery and Modernism,  BA (Hons) Graphic Design ran a Type Print workshop while course leader, Simon Beeson from BA (Hons) Architecture gave an inspirational lecture.

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Professor Les Ebdon CBE visits AUB

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design Student Course news / Make / Collaborate / Industry News – Published 18th May 16

Earlier today, AUB received a visit from Professor Les Ebdon CBE, Director of the Office for Fair Access to Higher Education (OFFA).

Professor Ebdon met with students and academic staff to discuss access to Higher Education and to learn more about the creative work that AUB is doing to help those from all backgrounds to achieve their academic ambitions.

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