Coming into this placement I didn’t really know what to expect. I have a background in writing but working in theatre and film has been a long-term ambition of mine. I’ve always lacked the courage and steady nerves needed to make that initial step into the idustry but I guess sometimes all it takes is a global pandemic for a kick up the tush. Anyway, like I said I didn’t have a clue as to what to expect during a Covid-times placement.
It ended up being spread over the course…Continue
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Week three got off to a great start yesterday doing some voice recordings for the show...
Added by Bethan Dear on April 20, 2021 at 5:30 — No Comments
An attempt to express some of the anger and rage I feel...albeit it very nervously, about some of the things I have experienced in my life. Things other people I know, have met and worked with, have experienced, the systems I/we have then had to navigate, and the traps I/we have then felt caged by, in relation to 'social norms', 'social expectations' and 'social ideas', about what is and is not 'acceptable' to be, feel, or express. For me, personally, this relates specifically to my…Continue
Added by Bethan Dear on April 16, 2021 at 1:00 — No Comments
Continuing with the rehearsal process....and struggling for the first time with my commitment not to edit any of the videos and never to record them twice. I have been finding this very liberating so far and today, having chosen very bad lighting that highlights my tired eyes...I am noticing the vulnerability I can still feel around self image...sometimes. Enjoy my raw uncensored words.…Continue
Added by Bethan Dear on April 15, 2021 at 7:30 — No Comments
Day five of my rehearsal process...after skipping my Vlog duties on Monday and taking a day off on Tuesday, today's Vlog is a wee catch up of where I am at, how I have been feeling and how the project is coming along.
Added by Bethan Dear on April 14, 2021 at 10:30 — No Comments
Producers of Wales — we want to get to know you!
We're looking to expand National Theatre Wales' network of Welsh and Wales-based producers, for possible collaboration on future projects. It may be that you’re just starting out, that you’re self-producing your own work or you’ve been doing it all for years. Wherever you’re at, if you’d like us to know about you and your practice, please send a CV and/or relevant links to your work to…
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Looking for a male actor in his early 20s based in Cardiff.
Casting 'Acres of Longing' by Ad Astra Theatre Company. A theatre production that combines fantasy elements, multimedia, poetry, live music and drama to tell a story of losing one’s home and finding one’s strength. The performance tells the story of three young people who are about to lose the village that is their home due to the expansion of an opencast coal mine. To discover what being brave truly means, they have to fight…Continue
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Day two of rehearsals for my solo show "How To Be Well In A World That Is Sick"...a short account of my day, my creative process, and my on going journey with navigating my mental, physical, emotional health and well being.
Added by Bethan Dear on April 6, 2021 at 22:00 — No Comments
Hello National Theatre Wales Community. I am new here. I am a writer, director, performer and theatre maker and the Artistic Director of Jackdaw Theatre. I am now based in Machynlleth.
I am currently developing a solo performance project titled "How To Be Well In A World That Is Sick". Supported by the Arts Council of Wales and The National Lottery, this work is a semi autobiographical exploration of the…Continue
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Y gwanwyn hwn, mae Articulture a phartneriaid yn lansio #AgorAllan – gyda chronfa o £15K ar gyfer artistiaid heb gynrychiolaeth sylweddol i ddatblygu a theithio gweithiau celf awyr agored newydd yng Nghymru.
Oes gennych chi syniad? Mae’n syml - cysylltwch â ni i ddweud helo.
Ysbryd y cyfle hwn yw 'agor allan' – agor lleoedd, syniadau, posibiliadau a chamu allan yn yr awyr agored gyda'i gilydd.
Mae'r cyfle hwn i artistiaid sydd eisiau gweithio yn y Gymraeg,…
Added by Articulture Wales on April 5, 2021 at 23:28 — No Comments
This spring, Articulture and partners are launching #OpenOut – with a pot of £15K for under-represented artists to develop and tour new outdoor arts in Wales.
Got an idea? It’s simple – just contact us to say hello.
The spirit of this opportunity is ‘opening out’ – opening out new places, ideas, possibilities and stepping outdoors together.
This opportunity is for artists wanting to work in the Welsh language, those who identify as Black, Indigenous or…
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