The Gathering/Yr Helfa

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The Gathering/Yr Helfa

National Theatre Wales with Migrations & Louise Ann Wilson Company
Created by Louise Ann Wilson 
Written by Gillian Clarke

Dogs and sheep in the dance of the slopes,
the mountain deep in animal mind,
hefting the weight, treading the shape of it,
the knowledge, cynefin
in their bones, nerves, blood
 

A powerful exploration of the annual cycle of sheep-farming, The Gathering/Yr Helfa is the culmination of three years' observation of life at Hafod Y Llan, a working hill farm on Snowdon.  

Join National Theatre Wales for a remarkable journey on foot through installations and performances, inspired by this iconic location, its day-to-day workings, its history and its people.

Created and directed by Louise Ann Wilson, this production will feature new poetry by Wales' national poet, Gillian Clarke, with sound, film and movement.

In association with National Trust
Suitable for ages 10+

Website: http://nationaltheatrewales.org/gathering-yr-helfa
Location: Snowdonia
Members: 25
Latest Activity: Sep 7, 2014

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Wales Millennium Centre

www.wmc.org.uk / By phone: 029 2063 6464

National Trust’s Tŷ Isaf shop, Beddgelert, LL55 4YA
Tel: 01766 890 545

Ticket Prices: £15/£12 concessions

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Comment by Rhian Lewis on July 29, 2014 at 16:35

If you're any where near Cafe Gwynant in Snowdonia this Thursday around 5pm, come along and say hello!

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