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Rhian Lewis commented on Jeremy Linnell's blog post Hello TEAM Panel, and a wary greeting to 2017.
"I love this Jeremy! Welcome to TEAM Panel, look forward to hearing what you get up to and sharing thoughts x"
Jan 9
Jeremy Linnell posted a blog post

Hello TEAM Panel, and a wary greeting to 2017.

So. TEAM Panel. Me. TEAM panel AND me. Oof. Let’s start with me. Narcissists never change.I’m Jeremy, I’m a writer, performer, professional idiot and general weirdo.  I’m based in Cardiff and now I’m on TEAM Panel.  That’s not really saying anything new though.Shit. Ok. So I’ve applied for Panel before but this time I was successful. Yay.  I guess that makes me a successful failure, but then I always was an oxymoron. Without the oxy.So as you may or may not know (those are the two options) TEAM…See More
Jan 8
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Grassroots Drama Group Sessionss at Grassroots Youth Centre

February 3, 2016 at 2pm to February 29, 2016 at 5pm
Come along to Grassroorts youth centre in Cardiff each Monday for a chat and play exploring drama and performance, centred around telling personal stories.. No experience necessary these sessions will be built around cultivating creative and performance skills in a lighthearted, no pressure context for young people aged 16-25. ALSO CAKEFor more details and to register interest (as places are limited) please email grassrootsdrama@gmail.com This event is taking place thanks to Grassroots Youth…See More
Feb 3, 2016
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Jan 18, 2016
Laura Fay Thomas is attending Jeremy Linnell's event
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Grassroots Drama Group First Session at Grassroots Youth Centre

January 25, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Come along to Grassroorts youth centre in Cardiff each Monday for a chat and play exploring drama and performance, centred around telling personal stories.. No experience necessary these sessions will be built around cultivating creative and performance skills in a lighthearted, no pressure context for young people aged 16-25. ALSO CAKEFor more details and to register interest (as places are limited) please email grassrootsdrama@gmail.com This event is taking place thanks to Grassroots Youth…See More
Dec 16, 2015
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Grassroots Drama Group First Session at Grassroots Youth Centre

January 25, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Come along to Grassroorts youth centre in Cardiff each Monday for a chat and play exploring drama and performance, centred around telling personal stories.. No experience necessary these sessions will be built around cultivating creative and performance skills in a lighthearted, no pressure context for young people aged 16-25. ALSO CAKEFor more details and to register interest (as places are limited) please email grassrootsdrama@gmail.com This event is taking place thanks to Grassroots Youth…See More
Dec 2, 2015
Laura Fay Thomas joined Jeremy Linnell's group
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Grassroots Drama Group

A place to discuss the work done during the Grassroots drama sessions, to leave feedback and share ideasSee More
Nov 30, 2015
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Grassroots Drama Group

A place to discuss the work done during the Grassroots drama sessions, to leave feedback and share ideasSee More
Nov 30, 2015
Jeremy Linnell posted an event
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Grassroots Drama Group First Session at Grassroots Youth Centre

January 25, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Come along to Grassroorts youth centre in Cardiff each Monday for a chat and play exploring drama and performance, centred around telling personal stories.. No experience necessary these sessions will be built around cultivating creative and performance skills in a lighthearted, no pressure context for young people aged 16-25. ALSO CAKEFor more details and to register interest (as places are limited) please email grassrootsdrama@gmail.com This event is taking place thanks to Grassroots Youth…See More
Nov 30, 2015
Jeremy Linnell joined Buddug James Jones's group
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CRITICAL CHINWAG

Critical Chinwag is a new review & social night by me (Hi, I’m Bud by the way!) and NTW TEAM. See More
Jun 8, 2015
Jeremy Linnell is attending Lisa Wells-Turner's event
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NTW TEAM Workout in Cardiff at Victor Salvi Room, Wales Millennium Centre

February 21, 2015 from 10:15am to 4:30pm
Do you have an idea/script/dream, which you’re not sure how to get off the ground?  Are you looking to get involved in new projects and find new collaborators?  Are you a theatre-maker who’d like to meet other theatre-makers and play for a day?  Answer yes to any of these questions and Workout is for you.  Taking place at a variety of locations around Wales, it's a day long event which gives creative people a chance to get ideas off the ground and meet fellow theatre-makers.   As well as a…See More
Feb 17, 2015
Jeremy Linnell joined Kelly Jones's group
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Stories Of The Streetz: Cardiff

5 Writers...5 Areas of Cardiff...5 Scripts....Stories Of The Streetz encourages you to listen to the world around you and create theatre from it! 5 writers will each be given a different area of Cardiff to spend the day in. After spending the day listening to conversations on buses,street corners and coffee shops they will then write a short script which will be performed at the first Stories Of The Streetz night in a few weeks!!!If your interested in being one of the 5 writers or are an actor…See More
Oct 9, 2014
Jeremy Linnell posted a blog post

Dirty, Gifted and Welsh

It’s just past 4pm on Wednesday and I’m already blazing down the caffeine highway. I’ve been rocking it since last night. I think one of the problems with wanting to write, or do anything that has a creative component and deadlines, is that you fall back in to bad habits. Energy drinks. Sweets. Tesco value pork pies. Late nights with endless cups of coffee. You fill your body with enough stimulants and shit and hope the resulting explosion is accompanied by the juddering birthing of your ideas…See More
Oct 8, 2014
Jeremy Linnell might attend Carrie Ann-Newman's event
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How safe is the ‘safe space’ of participatory practice in an Arts and Heritage context?” at Cardiff Story

October 8, 2014 all day
An event that will open up the discussion about community participation in Arts and Heritage contexts.The day will consist of keynote speakers from NTW, Our Museums Project and Brendan Jackson, freelance artist in intercultural dialogue. This will be followed by a debate on what is good practice and how we can address the parts which are "not always so great".Open to freelance artists, practitioners in represeting individuals, museums and theatres and anyone interested in postcolonial issues…See More
Sep 5, 2014
Jeremy Linnell commented on National Theatre Wales's group National Theatre Wales TEAM
"Here's a blog about my final day in Edinburgh courtesy of ntwTEAM. The best day in my opinion, each show was unique and inventive. http://tinyurl.com/oso9o6n"
Aug 12, 2014
Jeremy Linnell posted a blog post

Finale! Or Intrusion, Contortion and Confusion

My final day in Edinburgh was quite possibly my favourite. I saw some wonderfully varied theatre today, all if it good. So without further ado let’s get on with it.Things From Before are an LA based performance collective in Edinburgh with an adaption of “The Intruder”, originally by Maurice Maeterlinck. I am unfamiliar with the original text but from what I’ve gathered Things From Before have really worked to make it their own. The text is a one room play about a family waiting as a woman…See More
Aug 12, 2014

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What I do:
Writer, Performer, Maker
A little more about me:
I moved to Cardiff just under 5 years ago and have been steadily working towards a career in the arts. In late 2013 finished up a MA in Drama at the Cardiff School of Creative Industries, a course that lead to a lot of personal growth and discovery about my working methods.

Since graduating I have been looking for work that supports my creative growth, doing volunteer work with Hijinx Theatre's Academy, learning how to be an effective freelancer with GO Wales and working on several projects. In 2014 I wrote several creative projects, including for NTW TEAM's performance party, a short radio piece and a commission for "Dirty, Gifted and Welsh 2014". I also participated in Hijinx's residency with PunchDrunk and performed in the production "Beneath The Streets", nominated for "Best English Language Production" at the Wales Theatre Awards.

I have also been involved with several TEAM events; Stories of the Streets, Performance Party, Word For Word, Scratch That Itch and representing TEAM at the Edinburgh Fringe. Basically you'll probably see me/hear me at TEAM events. I'm the short dude with the nose ring who laughs like an idiot.

I've just finished working with the ShermanTheatre and Theatre Iolo on TAITH to write a new short play for young people. I'm looking to create more work in that vein and am actively seeking opportunities to do so and continue writing for young people.

My company Functionally Dysfunctional produces work that explores the life of the outsider. Our current piece Cleft has been warmly received and we are currently developing out next piece.

As a performer I'm very much open and up for anything. I've performed physical theatre, worked inclusively, done serious drama and broad sex comedy.

My writing tends to dwell in the realm of pitch black comedy and horror. This usually involves looking at the black underside of our collective soul. For more detail see my blog, it's pretty much a raw, unfiltered look at it. Nightmares custom made.
Location:
Cardiff
Projects I’m working on:
Exploring ways to turn my short play for young people "No One Wants To Be In Hufflepuff" in to a longer piece.

Functionally Dysfunctional are seeking more venues to expose Cleft to and starting development on our next piece.
Personal Website/CV:
http://jeremylinnell28playslater.blogspot.co.uk/
Twitter @username:
jeremylinnell

Jeremy Linnell's Blog

Hello TEAM Panel, and a wary greeting to 2017.

So. TEAM Panel. Me. TEAM panel AND me. Oof. Let’s start with me. Narcissists never change.

I’m Jeremy, I’m a writer, performer, professional idiot and general weirdo.  I’m based in Cardiff and now I’m on TEAM Panel.  That’s not really saying anything new though.

Shit. Ok. So I’ve applied for Panel before but this time I was successful. Yay.  I guess that makes me a successful failure, but then I always was an oxymoron. Without the oxy.

So as you may or may not know…

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Posted on January 8, 2017 at 16:30

Dirty, Gifted and Welsh

It’s just past 4pm on Wednesday and I’m already blazing down the caffeine highway. I’ve been rocking it since last night. I think one of the problems with wanting to write, or do anything that has a creative component and deadlines, is that you fall back in to bad habits. Energy drinks. Sweets. Tesco value pork pies. Late nights with endless cups of coffee. You fill your body with enough stimulants and shit and hope the resulting explosion is accompanied by the juddering birthing of your…

Continue

Posted on October 8, 2014 at 15:00

Finale! Or Intrusion, Contortion and Confusion

My final day in Edinburgh was quite possibly my favourite. I saw some wonderfully varied theatre today, all if it good. So without further ado let’s get on with it.

Things From Before are an LA based performance collective in Edinburgh with an adaption of “The Intruder”, originally by Maurice Maeterlinck. I am unfamiliar with the original text but from what I’ve gathered Things From Before have really worked to make it their own. The text is a one room play about a family waiting as a…

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Posted on August 12, 2014 at 12:16

Tired! Shadows, Satan and Mythical Beasts

Our third day in Edinburgh found Frank and myself a little worse for wear, worn out from trekking from venue to venue and late night shows after only two days. Lord knows how people manage a month. Today we took it a little easier, spacing things out a bit more and making sure e had plenty of time for travel etc. It made sense then that our first show was only round the corner from the hotel.

“Yeti” (pronounced Yet-eye) was performed by Gary from Leeds, a performance poet. Part of the…

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Posted on August 11, 2014 at 6:30

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At 12:38 on December 13, 2012, Anna Poole said…

Hi Jeremy,

Welcome to TEAM!

Have a look around the group to see if there are any opportunities you are interested in and to see what other TEAM members are up to around Wales. If you would like to know more about TEAM please feel free to contact me via the community or send me an e-mail to annapoole@nationaltheatrewales.org.

I hope to hear from you.

Best,

Anna

 
 
 

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