For maps, transport information and full details of access to the site, please download this pdf.
You might be interested to see the BBC’s 2012 trail which starts with the Cultural Olympiad, includes the Olympic torch relay, BBC programming of music and drama. And there’s a bit at the end about sport.
Click here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-17179045
1500 tickets for the Twin Sails opening will be available from Lighthouse Box Office from Wednesday 29 February. For full details, please see enclosed press release.
If you have registered to be part of the choir, you will receive your artist wristband and one guest ticket at the on-site rehearsal on Thursday 8 March.You will need to apply to the Lighthouse box office for any additional tickets you may require.
Sunday 4 March
2 – 5pm
Everdene Hall, Budmouth College
Chickerell Road, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 9SY
Update for singers: full details of rehearsals, access to the site, ticketing and maps are now available at http://cvscores.posterous.com
If you would like to be part of the 200-strong choir performing the world premiere of the Nick Cave songs at the official opening of the Twin Sails Bridge on Friday 9 March, please fill in the simple form at http://www.coastalvoices.co.uk/singing-at-twin-sails-bridge-9-march-2012
You might also be interested in details of activity on 25 and 26 February at the Bridge, please see press release for full details.
Something to share from our friends producing Battle for the Winds in Weymouth and Portland as part of Maritime Mix 2012:
On the evening of 28th July, the finale of the spectacular show “Battle For The Winds” will be 2012 people wading into the sea with fire torches to represent the releasing of the winds for the start of the Olympic Games.“Battle For The Winds” would like to offer the opportunity to local people first, either from Weymouth and Portland or resident in Dorset. If you know of any individuals or groups you think might like to do this, please pass this e-mail onto them, or post it on Facebook! Groups might include scouts and guides, military, theatre groups, youth clubs, dance clubs,etc …any age welcome! If you want to volunteer yourself or sign up your group then either call 0117 939 3902 or sign up directly on their website at http://battleforthewinds.com/participate
Please see attached pdf file for further details.This is something to tell your grandchildren and a once in a lifetime opportunity…
Complete tenor and bass sung parts now online and available for download at http://cvscores.posterous.com
The remaining soprano/alto parts will be recorded at Saturday’s rehearsal and posted online as soon as possible.