I wanted to write something about ‘Ripples’ as I feel this play has been on its own dramatic journey from the original idea to where it is today in its newfound digital form. I got the commission back in August 19 from RWCMD and Sherman Theatre to write a play as part of ‘New 2020’ thanks to the support of Philip Carne. I was away in Bulgaria at the time, the sun was shining and I was really excited about beginning a new…Continue
Added by tracy harris on April 30, 2020 at 4:00 — 1 Comment
An open zoom session to support thinking re organisational stabilisation funds from ACW: https://arts.wales/stabilisation-fund-for-organisations
The zoom will be hosted and chaired by Laura Drane, and led by Pauline Burt (CEO, Ffilm Cymru Wales) with Neil Cocker (entrepreneur with a background in music and tech, founder of Cardiff Start) and…
Added by Laura H Drane on April 24, 2020 at 4:23 — No Comments
The Agency is a creative entrepreneurship programme for young people aged 15-25, from the Butetown, Riverside and Grangetown areas of Cardiff with ideas that need to happen. We provide training, support, funding and advice from industry professionals, to develop passions into a project that benefits local communities.
The programme is led by our Agency Coordinator, Gavin Porter, a film and theatremaker from…
Added by National Theatre Wales on April 24, 2020 at 1:04 — No Comments
This week, we welcomed Rhiannon Boyle to the National Theatre Wales team, and we wanted to take a moment to properly say hello to Rhiannon, and introduce her to you all!
You may remember Rhiannon was announced as the inaugural winner of 2019 Wales Writers in residence, an initiative between BBC Cymru Wales, BBC's Writers Room and National Theatre Wales, which offers the winning writer the opportunity to…Continue
Added by Rhian Richards on April 24, 2020 at 0:53 — No Comments
**Updated post to include link to this page https://www.grantsonline.org.uk/coronavirus.html which will show you who is currently accepting applications***
We know many people are now finding themselves having to apply for funding, which may be new to them.
We only have a small department of two people, but we would like to offer our support and advice for people seeking funding in the…Continue
Added by Esther Morris on April 23, 2020 at 1:30 — No Comments
It's that time of the week again. As part of our Encounters Unknown programme of work for the lockdown, Volcano releases a new Notes from the Interior performance task every Monday.
Tasks are set by Volcano's Artistic Director Paul…
Added by Claudine Conway on April 20, 2020 at 2:30 — No Comments
Well it's looking like we're in for the long haul lockdown - we hope everyone's staying safe & well.
Like everyone else Mercury Theatre Wales are having to adapt our plans, so here's our news:-
We'd like to thank Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru / Arts Council of Wales for supporting our forthcoming Homelessness R&D project.
Despite the lockdown, our project will still be starting in May and we'd like to hear expressions of interest for the following roles:-…
Added by Bethan Morgan on April 18, 2020 at 3:58 — No Comments
Free, drop in meetings of #ProducersPlace coming up this week and next, for those in/of Wales.
We'll be discussing ACW's emergency and stabilisation schemes for individuals and organisations, and more:
Fri 17th 2pm
Fri 24th 2pm
Sun 26th 8pm
These will be via Zoom - DM/email me for the link. All welcome.
Added by Laura H Drane on April 13, 2020 at 9:10 — No Comments
Gypsy Maker 4 Artwork Narration
Coshtis 2019, 90 cm x 60 cm x 10 cm, wood, Perspex and foam by Dan Turner
“As an artist, my work has not always been concerned with my heritage although it has always been informed by being born into a family of makers and a vibrant visual and craft based culture. As my practice evolved I slowly came to…Continue
Added by Isaac Blake on April 13, 2020 at 7:45 — No Comments
Gypsy Maker 4 Artwork Narration
Pani Kekkavva (Kettle) Bamboo 2019, 132 cm x 52 cm x 0.5 cm by…Continue
Added by Isaac Blake on April 13, 2020 at 7:42 — No Comments
The world feels strange right now and the shadows can be scary, but sometimes the best things can happen when we stop and have the space to be creative. The world has slowed down, the skies are clearing, the seas are calming and nature is reclaiming its place. That’s pretty magical.
The themes of Go Tell the Bees appear more relevant than ever right now - our connection to each other as communities; our connection to ourselves through nature and the importance of taking care of and…Continue
Added by Naomi Chiffi on April 9, 2020 at 4:30 — No Comments
Oi, oi! How is everyone doing within NTW community and wider? Hoping we are all happy and healthy as much as we can be!
I'd just like to introduce myself and start to share my journey through these trying times and welcome anybody's feedback/comments/thoughts or and questions.
I currently am in 2nd year Fine Art degree in Kingston School of Art, London and find myself exploring the unconscious mind.
I paint more out of emotions rather than plan out the ideas. …
Added by Cara S Gaskell on April 9, 2020 at 4:30 — No Comments
National Theatre Wales TEAM is now on Instagram!
Follow us @nationaltheatrewalesteam for latest news, opportunities, events and general lovely imagery to fill your digital feed!
Got pictures of a past event? Tag us and use #ntwTEAM
Added by Fern Lewis on April 8, 2020 at 3:55 — No Comments
The final deadline for the New Digital Commissions has now passed. | Mae rownd derfynol y Comisiynau Digidol nawr wedi cau.
National Theatre Wales has announced NETWORK, a programme of digital activity in partnership with BBC Cymru…Continue
Added by Dylan Huw on April 7, 2020 at 3:00 — 4 Comments
Sgroliwch i lawr ar gyfer y Gymraeg
National Theatre Wales
In partnership with BBC Cymru Wales & BBC Arts
How do you make and experience theatre in a lock down?
Remove the obvious form of theatre; people gathering in a particular place, at a particular…Continue
Added by National Theatre Wales on April 7, 2020 at 1:30 — No Comments
Hello 2020 graduating actors, (sgroliwch i lawr ar gyfer y Gymraeg!)
I've been loving all the self-tapes, zoom duologues and musical numbers I've seen online. Just this afternoon Showcase 2020 launched, where graduates can upload their work and directors and casting directors can watch them all (it's free). You, and your…
Added by Mawgaine Tarrant-Cornish on April 6, 2020 at 4:01 — 3 Comments
I’d like to say hello as the National Theatre Wales TEAM associate for Pembrokeshire.
As a long term resident of Pembrokeshire, I have so much passion for the landscape, nature and characters in this corner of Wales. It is bursting with talent and I love seeing people come together to create and connect.
Added by Fern Lewis on April 2, 2020 at 1:59 — No Comments
I just wanted to write a quick post to introduce myself in these strange and uncertain times (who's completed Netflix yet?)- I'm Anastacia, the new TEAM Creative Associate.
Based in North Wales, for the next six months I'll be specifically working on the Wrexham TEAM show that is currently underway, freeing up the wonderful Naomi Chiffi, who is currently busy prepping for Go Tell The Bees. I'll be supporting the fabulous Iolanda Banu Viegas around all…Continue
Added by Anastacia Ackers on April 1, 2020 at 2:38 — No Comments