March 2012 Blog Posts (71)

Playwright Tracy Harries and Kevin McCurdy lead Actorsworkshop's new Spring Term workshops

Actorsworkshop is about to begin its new series of workshops in Cardiff at Chapter Arts Centre. If you are looking to get involved with something creative, keep your skills topped up, meet like-minded individuals and work with some great creatives why not get in touch.


We have four courses on offer starting w/c 2nd April for all abilities. In our newest, highest level workshop playwright and recent assistant producer for BBC's 'Swansea: Life on the Streets' Tracy Harries will…


Added by Jamie Daniel Lee on March 30, 2012 at 11:47 — No Comments

Oh no I'm running put of steam!!!!!!!

Argh!!!! Do you ever get those moments when your writing and you feel that your brain is aching?


Well I'm having one of those moments!!!!!


What can I do??



Added by Rowena Louise Bernice Scurlock on March 30, 2012 at 1:00 — 3 Comments

Torchbearers - Wales Millennium Centre - 20 & 21 July

Added by Mzansi Cymru on March 29, 2012 at 23:00 — No Comments

Hello Everyone!!!!

Hi there my name is Rowena Scurlock, a budding actor, writer, and film director! I f anyone is interested in helping my with my writing or if there are any directing opportunities that Ii can help with, can you pass them my way please!


I'm currently writing a six part comedy/drama about the rise and fall of a celebrity, and analysing the fallacy of media culture, of how it can make you and break you all at the same time. It also examines the human fall out of…


Added by Rowena Louise Bernice Scurlock on March 29, 2012 at 22:55 — 2 Comments

National Youth Dance Wales Auditions 2012

Applications for NYDW 2012 now open


In May the NYDW team will be travelling all over the country scouting for some of Wales’ most talented young dancers (aged 16 – 21).


The application deadline is Friday 20th April 2012.


Application forms are ready to download from our website at or on our Facebook page at…


Added by National Youth Arts Wales on March 29, 2012 at 22:22 — No Comments

A Fantastic Opportunity

To reiterate:
  • 2 SCHOLARSHIPS worth 80% of fees are available to directors and actors for Weeks One and Two of the Working w/ Actors workshop in Cardiff. This is in response to a number of people reporting their keen desire to enroll, but their current state of penury.  Apply by email to Savannah ( with details of your work status, your educational…

Added by Stephen Bayly on March 27, 2012 at 23:30 — No Comments

Young Critic's Review - Barflies

Hi everyone,

Through the Young Critics scheme I've just completed my first review for Buzz Magazine. Please take a look:



Added by Chelsey Gillard on March 27, 2012 at 0:11 — No Comments

Attention ACTORS and DIRECTORS of South Wales!

CHANGE OF DATES:  The Cardiff Directing Arts "Working with Actors" workshop dates have changed.  In order to accommodate the Easter Break the sessions will be held as follows; 2-5 April, evenings, 10-13 April, evenings, and 14 & 15 April, all day.  Deadline for registration is 29 March.  Details of the course can be found at To book a place email Savannah (…

Added by Stephen Bayly on March 26, 2012 at 5:27 — No Comments

Male actors needed

HI, We have a read through at Bridgend College tomorrow night - Tuesday, from 5pm onwards. It will be an informal reading of some new writers work. We'd love to have your input. You can get in touch through here, Many Thanks, Carmen

Added by carmen medway-stephens on March 26, 2012 at 1:59 — No Comments

Devoted and Disgruntled in Cardiff.

Devoted And Disgruntled 2012 Roadshow

15 and 16 September Sherman Cymru, Cardiff

with National Theatre of Wales

What are we going to do about theatre in 2012 and beyond?

Join a nationwide conversation for anyone interested in theatre on any level , whether you make it, produce it, watch it, love it, long for it to be different...

Do you love theatre?

Do you find it…


Added by terry chinn on March 25, 2012 at 22:42 — No Comments

AUDITION - call for dancers for Autumn project

AUDITION – Cardiff, 15th April 2012 (by invitation only)

Tanja Råman and John Collingswood are looking to recruit a team of professional dancers for their new full-length production: Beyond the Body, co-produced by Taliesin, funded by the Arts Council of Wales and supported by Run and Become, NDCWales, Cardiff Met and Chapter.

Beyond the Body will be in rehearsal from 28th August 2012 for 11 weeks, the first 7 weeks of this period will…


Added by john collingswood on March 25, 2012 at 8:45 — No Comments

University of Glamorgan Lighting/Live Event Technology Showcase

I am currently finishing a degree in BSC(Hons)Live Event Technology at University of Glamorgan.

For our final year projects we have been developing products for the live event industry; these are a mixture of Lighting, Audio/AV & Rigging/Engineering based products.

I would like to extend an open invite to community members for our Graduand Showcase Event at Wales Millennium Centre on 29th/30th…


Added by Ben Gummery on March 24, 2012 at 5:32 — 1 Comment

My First Ever Blog Post . . .

Sitting in my living room with the TV on in the background I sit and write my first ever blog post . . . But what to write about?

So I thought I'd write about my relationship with National Theare Wales, so far . . . 

NTW18 is the second show that I will be helping to promote as part of the NTW TEAM, having been part of the comms TEAM for NTW17, and even though we have only had one meeting, I can tell that they are both going to be completely different…


Added by Sarah Jane Leigh on March 22, 2012 at 12:30 — 1 Comment

Women In Pregnancy pilot project is starting

Women in Pregnancy is a pilot project exploring the impact of pregnancy on a woman's creativity through very gentle Creative Movement techniques.

Join us for a unique creative journey of your pregnancy 

How you can get involved?

• If you are a professional dancer and/or are pregnant you can take part in the pilot project by attending the developmental workshops. We hope to be able to pay professional dancers taking part on the basis…


Added by Aleksandra Nikolajev Jones on March 22, 2012 at 10:31 — 1 Comment

An Inspector Calls -- Cardiff, Swansea, Llandudno -- looking for extras

Hello NTW Community,

We are currently recruiting for supernumerary actors to perform in the Number One Tour of An Inspector Calls. This production, originally produced by the Royal National Theatre in 1992 and directed by Stephen Daldry, the director of Academy Award-winning blockbusters Billy ElliotThe Hours and The Reader, has toured to international acclaim and will be playing at the New…


Added by Finn Beames on March 22, 2012 at 1:19 — No Comments

A unique opportunity for emerging Welsh playwrights with Clwyd Theatr Cymru and Sherman Cymru

SPREAD THE WORD AT CLWYD THEATR CYMRU: a unique opportunity for emerging Welsh playwrights




 SPREAD THE WORD is a national initiative to find the next crop of new playwrights emerging across Wales. Working in partnership with SHERMAN CYMRU in Cardiff, Clwyd Theatr Cymru is offering 12 brand new writers the chance to attend a series of weekly workshops in Autumn 2012 taught by…


Added by New Plays CTC on March 21, 2012 at 9:58 — No Comments

Cardiff NTW PROMOTER TEAM action!

Tonight was our first meeting for the Cardiff promotions team for The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning (NTW18).

You can see our ideas for how to promote the show and engage audiences in activities around the production above!

From now on, you will hear a lot more from Cardiff TEAM and the volunteers who are supporting all the…


Added by Catherine Paskell on March 21, 2012 at 9:00 — No Comments

Safe House

A Big thanks to all who contributed to last night's experience. Serious respect to my team for working overtime in tricky conditions. We made it over.

The Agency were


Matthew Wright aka Control

Fissha Teklom aka Kingfisher

Dick Bradnum aka Ieuan Evans

Juggy Singh aka Mr Wong Is My Master

Aled Herbert aka…


Added by john norton on March 21, 2012 at 5:00 — No Comments

End of an Experience

Saturday 17th March 2012 this day will be etched in the memories of millions of the Welsh for this was the day that Wales won their 3rd Grandslam in 8 years. But this was a bigger day for around 30 of us it was the day we said goodbye to NTW17 A Provincial Life and what a FANTASTIC experience i have had. My first ever professional production and boy did i enjoy it. I met some amazing new people who i am happy to say all became mates (it seems that all NTW do is attract amazingly kind…


Added by John Williams on March 20, 2012 at 14:39 — No Comments

Join in! All aboard The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning!



ANSWER: All three will host NTW's next show, The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning.


ANOTHER ANSWER: All are, or are seen as, "FRONTIER TOWNS". Interesting,…


Added by Catherine Paskell on March 20, 2012 at 3:00 — 5 Comments

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