Just watched Gavin Porter, Di Ford & Naomi Chiffi's Sea Empress film and remember the smell of the oil on the wind flowing over the mountain and being able to smell it in Ceredigion. What a lovely put together film. Good to capture these memories.
It invoked memories of that era. Ann and I had been working on environmental, ecological theatre for about 16 years at that time in 1996 so we put an artist response together to it, harnessing the outrage and anger that the huge scale…Continue
Posted on November 19, 2021 at 7:24
The weight of a cromlech capstone in Newport, Pembrokeshire, feels heavy and monumentally permanent. The sunset at Tresaith glorious and hopeful offering something better soon. If only this stasis would bend and release resetting this temporal freeze.Continue
Posted on June 21, 2021 at 2:57
It seems the Arts Council Wales has launched the application process for the Festival UK*2022 but is this not B Johnson's BREXIT FESTIVAL? ?
As 95% of the creative industries did not vote for Brexit who wants this Festival?
By the time this festival happens, if it goes ahead, we may well find that touring in Europe will be very difficult and very expensive. Admin will increase and extra expenses for the carnet system will make it almost impossible for small companies to make a…Continue
Posted on September 27, 2020 at 6:12 — 1 Comment
We at Small World Theatre have closed to the public, Not only have visiting acts cancelled decimating a great programme of shows and events, a straw poll of audience members and event providers concur that as Government advice is to avoid theatres there will be no audience to buy tickets. A predictable response. As we are not ACW supported, have no core funds to sustain us we face a very uncertain period. We really wish to carry on and get back up running when this virus is under control. As…Continue
Posted on March 17, 2020 at 23:06