It was, give or take a few weeks, three years ago I had my first TEAM experience, attending a Leadership training course. This morning I received a letter welcoming me as a National Theatre Wales Board Member as TEAM Representative. It’s been quite a journey!
My experience of attending that Leadership Training day in early 2014 explains a great deal about what TEAM is about, what it means to me & why I’m proud to have been able to represent TEAM for the last three years.
Posted on April 18, 2017 at 15:15
“Community is not a dirty word”
I wrote those words in my notebook whilst en route to the Acta Community Theatre Festival in Bristol last week.
There can be connotations of the words “Community Theatre” that are less than helpful. As a working professional in Theatre I've frequently come across assumptions that…Continue
Posted on June 20, 2016 at 14:19
I came to this show with that anticipation one has when you've absolutely loved a company's previous work. I was a huge fan of “Gym Party”, which may mean I came to this show with unreasonably high expectations.
Of course, they are two different shows & I shouldn't hold them up against each other. But, some of the themes & ideas followed similar lines, so perhaps they do stand up to comparison.
Both shows set out to challenge, both the…Continue
Posted on April 9, 2016 at 10:09
It’s time to get those Cardiff Chins Critically wagging again!
We’ll be watching “Tonight I’m going to be the new me” by the ever excellent Made in China & brought to Cardiff by the equally fantastic Theatr Iolo.
We’ll be going to the performance at 8pm on Friday 8th April at…Continue
Posted on March 23, 2016 at 15:34