not for the likes of me commission awarded to Dante or Die

Dante or Die set to make theatre for Surrey’s Sport & Leisure Centres in 2016

  • Dante or Die are the recipients of the not for the likes of me commission from Arts Partnership Surrey and Farnham Maltings
  • The commission exists to present a tour of a new or extant piece of theatre across the county that has, at its heart, the ambition to reach people who don’t normally engage with the arts
  • The new production entitled Take On Me will be an oddball homage to fitness crazes; the lifestyle, culture and stories of people who regularly use local sports centres.

Dante or Die’s Take on Me has been selected by a panel as the recipient of not for the likes of me, a £30,000 commission from Arts Partnership Surrey and Farnham Maltings, from over 80 applications. The project, working in collaboration with leisure centres across the county, will begin development in early 2016, with the finished production touring later in the year.

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