Launched in 2011, Arts by the Sea is Bournemouth’s premier festival of intriguing performance and installation art, dance, comedy and theatre.

From the Fields Ltd is responsible for the artistic direction of the event,which is undertaken in view of the audience development priorities of its core funders.

The 2017 and 2018 programme has been developed by FTF to include a Fringe Festival, to accommodate the rapidly increasing number of creative contributors to the event.

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