"Thanks, guys. Really helpful. I suppose I was being a bit offhand with the blacklist comment. But there definitely feels as though there's an attitude of 'taking it on the chin'. It's a lot like the internship culture, I…"
"I've felt hugely pressured to work for nothing in the past. Mainly on short plays. One glaring experience was where I had a short play on and the actors had to pay for a full ticket if they wanted to stay and watch the other shorts.You end up…"
"Hello Peter.Hugely sad news. Glad that it's been acknowledged on here.A real quality that completely transcended theatre - Morrissey says himself that if it wasn't for Delaney then he wouldn't have written at all. (Dare say, nor would…"
"I've been trying to think for a while about how to phrase my opinion on the "Welsh play" thing. And while this seems a perfect board/thread/opportunity to do so I’ve been wary as I don't want my point of view to come across…"
"To kinda pick up on the point made about international work (I think Greg made it), I'd love to see Venue 2 house works that don't necessarily fall under the label "new" but comes from... um, other shores. Amy mentioned…"
"I agree wholeheartedly, Meredydd.
Being from Mid Wales, we very seldom get discussed as being part of the artistic tapestry of Wales. The scalpel with which the Arts Council used to decimated the area last week is testament to that. As of next year…"
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Thank you for the masks! Haha, that was a bit of a surprise on here. Didn't realise you could do that kind of thing.
But yes, thank you. And thank you for all your help. Looking forward the Sherman group that starts on Wednesday. A…"
"I think the Megrahi case has been really interesting... All the ins and outs and rumoured deals etc... Especially with regards to him being asked to drop his appeal. That really caught my eye because he's been asked, in exchange for his…"
Hi Brad don't worry,I'm slow with these things too. Willow theatre going well. Did you see the post I left for Peter? I think us mid-wales theatre makers should organise some kind of meeting of minds- be great to know what talent is available in these hills. Is this something ou might be interested in?
Hi Brad, welcome to the National Theatre Wales community! Great to hear about your interests and experiences, both as a writer and theatre enthusiast... Keep in contact and let us know what you are up to!