There’s only one week left to apply for travel grants to attend the #TakeOverProject Final Conference in Avignon this July!

This is your chance to hear and learn from the Take Over partners about the experience of having young people embedded within their venues.

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The Cultural Protection Fund, is now supporting 13 projects across the Middle East and North Africa.

Find out more about the projects already being supported and how to apply for funding here: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]
The Cultural Protection Fund is now supporting 13 projects across the Middle

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Today is Shakespeare's 453rd birthday!

Mark the occasion by watching our #ShakespeareLives short 'Dear Mr Shakespeare' over on BBC iPlayer.
Today is Shakespeares 453rd birthday Mark the occasion by watching our ShakespeareLives

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Explore our online arts tour of Belfast, BBC Proms heads to Hull UK City of Culture 2017, watch Cheek by Jowl's 'The Winter's Tale' and more: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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We’ve joined forces with some incredible film-makers and musicians for ‘Different Trains 1947’, celebrating 70 years of Indian independence with a little inspiration from Steve Reich.

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Watch Boiler Room's preview for the project below #UKIndia2017
Looking for new ways to engage and develop your audience? – this is your chance to get involved!

The #TakeOverProject has given young people across 4 organisations in Europe the opportunity to become part of their venue’s decision making team, in order to curate and produce their own events.

Join the Take Over final project conference, NEW APPROACHES TO NEW AUDIENCES, in Avignon this...
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Looking for new ways to engage and develop your audience this is

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"Deft, disturbing, and entirely absorbing" The Times and The Sunday Times

Watch our live-stream of Cheek by Jowl's 'The Winter's Tale' tomorrow at 19:30 BST!
"Deft disturbing and entirely absorbing" The Times and The Sunday Times

Watch our live stream of Cheek by Jowl in The Winter's Tale

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#MixtheCity is about different genres, music styles and influences!

Watch and listen to your favorite musicians from #Delhi coming together for a music tribute to the city.

Visit [ Bit.ly Link ] and mix your own sounds of the city #UKIndia2017
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We're pleased to announce the latest projects to be supported by the #CulturalProtectionFund.

The cohort of five projects across the Middle East and North Africa will work to protect tangible and intangible cultural heritage.

The projects include an important Tunisian Palace, specialist Bedouin knowledge, Yazidi rituals, a walled Turkish settlement and a spring which forms part of the...
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From opportunities for emerging theatre producers to film commissions, explore our latest international arts opportunities.
From opportunities for emerging theatre producers to film commissions explore our latest

Arts Opportunities | British Council

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Known for his ability to create music even from empty plastic bottles, Sivamani is truly a global percussionist.

Watch him create magic with drums and pipes in #MixtheCity #Mumbai.

Create your own mix of Mumbai at [ Bit.ly Link ]

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Known for his ability to create music even from empty plastic bottles
Happy #NationalGardeningWeek!

"Surrounded by the red roofs of Londoner's homes is Kew Gardens. It's a world garden for in it grow flowers and shrubs and trees from every country in the world"

Enjoy 1942 film 'World Garden' filmed at Kew Gardens from the British Council Film Collection: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]
Happy NationalGardeningWeek Surrounded by the red roofs of Londoners homes is Kew

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"My plan is to finish an album that comes from my time there"

Emmy The Great heads off to China tomorrow as part of our Musicians in Residencies programme!
"My plan is to finish an album that comes from my time there"

Emmy The Great: Musicians in Residence, China

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Catch up with our #EdShowcase programme announcement, find out about #MixTheCity India, discover the next two Fourth Plinth sculptures and much more.

This edition is also jam-packed with opportunities!

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Hear from Sir Ian McKellen on his 50 year relationship with the British Council and his recent visits to India, China and Russia as part of #ShakespeareLives via British Council Turkey's video, filmed this morning in our office in Istanbul!
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Explore our UK at the Venice Biennale website!

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Delve into the history of exhibitions by some of the UK's best contemporary artists, architects, designers and curators since the Venice Biennale began in 1895.

Follow #BritishPavilion on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook over the coming months to find out more...
Explore our UK at the Venice Biennale website
"As far as animation industries go, the UK and China are as different as they come."
"As far as animation industries go the UK and China are as different as they come"

What is working in China's animation industry like? | British Council

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Mix your own unique sound of Mumbai with #MixtheCity and Django Django!
Mix your own unique sound of Mumbai with MixtheCity and Django Django

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This week we've been at No Boundaries - the arts industry annual conference presenting questions and challenging new ideas on the role of arts and culture.

You can watch back all of the provocative and inspiring sessions that have taken place so far here: [ Nb2017.org Link ]
This week weve been at No Boundaries the arts industry annual conference

No Boundaries 2017

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Today is your last chance to watch #FiveFilms4Freedom!

Show your support for freedom and equality: [ Buff.ly Link ]
Today is your last chance to watch FiveFilms4Freedom