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Mary Anning – Lost In Time

Stour Hall
Sat 02 Oct - 07:30 PM
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‘Antigone, Interrupted’

Stour Hall (UR)
Sun 10 Oct - 07:30 PM
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The Mayor of Casterbridge

Stour Hall
Sat 09 Oct - 07:00 PM
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Jenny Eclair: Sixty! (FFS!)

Stour Hall
Sat 06 Nov - 07:30 PM
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The Exchange: Arts centre, business venue, and community hub in Dorset

The Exchange is the culmination and the focal point of a remarkable community initiative to take the lead in the regeneration of the historic market town of Sturminster Newton. The building embodies many significant themes; the process of regeneration, the active involvement of local people, architectural quality and environmental awareness

Arts centre in Dorset

The Exchange provides a social centre, a cafe, a place for markets, a home to charity and community events and above all else a performance space in North Dorset for local, national and international performers of a standing that belies Sturminster’s location and population. Our emphasis is on serving our Dorset community by making all of this affordable and within reach of our local Dorset populace. So if you’re looking to watch a theatre performance, enjoy a live music concert or watch a film, The Exchange is the perfect place.

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The perfect business venue in Dorset

The Exchange is situated in Sturminster Newton, in the heart of North Dorset and the Blackmore Vale. Centrally located within the county and with a number of business rooms available to hire at very competitive rates, it is the ideal business venue for a wide range of functions, catering for small groups through to 301. A full catering kitchen and functioning bar are available along with multimedia facilities, sound and lighting equipment and Wi-Fi throughout.

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