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Marketing Commissioner Opportunity – Volunteer Post

Click on image to see more or download PDF to read. Please contact Trevor Wakefield in the first instance. Marketing Commissioner 2018 FINAL

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ARTISTS’ OPPORTUNITY

“Get Creative” – Art Workshops Get Creative is a series of art-based projects where young people can create something exciting through any art-form whilst learning new skills. Get Creative is run through a partnership between the Youth Commission and the … Continue reading

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Guernsey Literary Festival 2019 NEWS

Guernsey Literary Festival News Only seven months . . . until 1-6 May The Guernsey Arts Commission has gladly agreed to continue its support for next year’s Guernsey Literary Festival. Preparations are well under way for the Festival – the … Continue reading

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Lunch with Les Mis cast!

The Victor Hugo In Guernsey Society PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR VICTOR HUGO CHARITY LUNCH, FEATURING THE STARS OF ‘LES MISERABLES’ IN CONCERT. 4TH NOVEMBER, ST PIERRE PARK. Tickets: £45 A unique opportunity to enjoy the music of Les Misérables … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity

Please see advertisement for volunteer opportunities for the Guernsey Arts Commission funding sub-committee. Closing date: 11th September 2018 Further enquiries please call Russ on 709707. Recruitment Advert for GAC Funding Sub-committee 2018 FINAL

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The art of dance on mental health

Dance is an art form that many people partake in many different ways such as ballet, street dance, Irish dancing or traditional Guernsey dancing etc. Dance can help us in many ways such as physically or mentally and can benefit … Continue reading

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Melody of the mind

Emotion regulation is an essential component to mental health and your well being, if your emotions are poorly regulated it can have serious effects and can cause psychiatric mood disorders such as depression. Clinical music therapists know that music can … Continue reading

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Performance & the mind

Similarly like art, theatre can have positive affects on your mental well being, theatre is an art form and can be taken seriously or done for fun. Using the arts as a preventative measure creates a good foundation in which … Continue reading

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‘There’s not a creative bone in my body!’

Sound familiar? If so, you’re not alone. This phrase has become a common chorus for many, especially those busy in a day-to-day non-creative job. Unnoticed, creativity can play a huge role in practically everyone’s lives, even if we believe this … Continue reading

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Benefits of the arts in every day life

Art is a perfect way to express yourself, whether that’s through, painting, drama, singing or dancing, it is often therapeutic and can have increasingly positive effects on our mental wellbeing, studies suggest. At the University of Gloucestershire, researchers have found … Continue reading

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