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NTW Producer call-out | Galwad am Gynhyrchwyr

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…


Added by Dylan Huw on April 12, 2021 at 7:30 — No Comments

NTW TEAM Virtual talk with François Matarasso on Co-creation / Sgwrs rithwir gyda François Matarasso ar gyd-greu

On Thursday 25th March at 4pm, we will be hosting a free talk over Zoom, with community artist, writer and researcher, François Matarasso (you can learn more about him here …

Added by Sophie Lewis on March 15, 2021 at 13:14 — No Comments

Runner Jobs in Newport on TV Drama!

Calling all those interested in a career in TV behind the camera!

There is going to be a TV drama filming in Newport over the summer and TriForce Creative Network are working with them to help them connect with local talent for behind the camera roles! 

There are currently TWO runner roles we're recruiting for (with more roles to come). These are to start asap, so if you're interested in working in TV behind the camera, check out the link below and find out how to apply. You…

Added by Minnie Crowe on February 24, 2021 at 18:49 — No Comments

Dear freelancers // Annwyl weithwyr llawrydd

Dear freelancers

The arts landscape has changed irrevocably over the last year. Our industry has been devastated and existing inequalities have been highlighted and exposed. When theatres are able to reopen and we can come together again to make magic happen, we must do better. We must be more open to diverse voices, we must be more representative of our nation, and we must truly centre the vital work that freelancers do to make theatre happen. Freelancers are the lifeblood of theatre…


Added by Megan Price on February 5, 2021 at 13:00 — No Comments

Playwrights' Studio are recruiting for a Creative Director & Chief Executive

Playwrights' Studio, Scotland seeks an ambitious and highly motivated  

Creative Director & Chief Executive

Full Time

Salary £40,000 per annum


The Creative Director & Chief Executive will have good advocacy and strategic management skills. We’re looking for a person…


Added by Hayley Sinclair on January 26, 2021 at 16:15 — No Comments

Welsh National Opera Director Fellowship

WNO Director Fellowship

To apply, please visit: https://wno.org.uk/about/work-for-us/directorfellowship…


Added by Lisa and Elspeth on January 25, 2021 at 14:00 — No Comments


Filmmakers and video designers of Wales — we want to see your work!

We're looking to expand National Theatre Wales' network of Welsh and Wales-based creatives working with film and video, for possible collaboration on future projects. If you’d like to be on our radar, please send a CV with relevant links to your work to …


Added by Dylan Huw on December 17, 2020 at 16:36 — No Comments

Creative Practitioner Call-Out, Pembrokeshire! Galwad am Ymarferydd Creadigol, Sir Benfro!


Broad Haven School, Pembrokeshire is looking to work with an enthusiastic, imaginative and innovative Creative Practitioner for a project to design and create an engaging space within our school, dedicated to the Creative Habits of Mind.  We hope to inspire creativity across the curriculum to raise the standards of a group of MAT pupils…


Added by Naomi Chiffi on December 4, 2020 at 9:42 — No Comments

Exciting Opportunity: TEAM Panel is looking for new members! Cyfle Gwych: Mae TEAM Panel yn edrych am aelodau newydd!

National Theatre Wales TEAM Panel

We are looking for new members to join our TEAM Panel from January 2021.



Added by Sophie Lewis on December 11, 2020 at 7:45 — No Comments

Zoom Sharing Account // Rhannu Cyfrif Zoom

We know that having access to a paid for Zoom account is a luxury that not everyone can afford. For this reason, we want to make our account available for people to borrow, much as we would a rehearsal room (if we had one!). 


  • Rehearsals
  • Meetings…

Added by National Theatre Wales on August 13, 2020 at 15:43 — No Comments

Wrexham Connection Callout

Over the past few weeks, we have been running the Connection Callout -  a means of getting your letters, poems, artwork and photographs to our local community. We've been blown away by your beautiful submissions and we'd like to thank each and everyone of you who submitted work to us.

At the heart of this callout is No22, a cafe situated in Ty Pawb.Working alongside other organisations, No22 have been cooking…


Added by Anastacia Ackers on July 13, 2020 at 13:00 — No Comments

Sometimes we look up and can barely believe we are living through this moment...

After nearly three months spent with us so far, all in lockdown, and following more seismic shift in our global, national and local consciousness over the last two weeks – Artistic Director Lorne reflects on where we find ourselves, and where we go from here.…


Added by National Theatre Wales on June 10, 2020 at 13:22 — No Comments

"The dreams are like ancient scripture, we treat them reverently. These are fragments of peoples subconscious" - Emily Laurens

Dream a Little Dream For Me by Emily Laurens

I have been living with dreams for 3 weeks now. Other peoples dreams. I dream about dreams. Other peoples nightmares have given me nightmares. In Wales May is a time when the veil between worlds is thin, Calan Mai, May Day Eve, is ysbryd nos, a spirit night, much like…


Added by National Theatre Wales on May 28, 2020 at 13:30 — No Comments

Go Tell The Bees Sunflowers Bloom!

It's been a wonderful week seeing the responses to Go Tell The Bees Mission 1 – our sunflower make!

On Wednesday, Key Stage 3 pupils at Cynffig Comprehensive School in Bridgend celebrated World Bee Day by taking on the mission. Their beautiful creations are displayed in the galleries below! 

They have also kindly shared their PowerPoint - a brilliant resource which gives a handy breakdown of the mission. Huge thanks to all of the pupils and teachers and…


Added by Sophie Lewis on May 22, 2020 at 17:30 — No Comments

An open letter to our network of freelancers | Llythyr agored i'n rhwydwaith o weithwyr llawrydd

As you may have seen by now, NTW is one of the signatories of an open letter from a network of U.K. theatre companies to the freelancers who are the lifeblood of all our work. To find out more from us or to register your interest, email me at…


Added by Dylan Huw on May 21, 2020 at 16:27 — No Comments

"I’m really interested to see how the play sits in the current world" Matthew Bulgo - Constellation Street

Please tell us about the play, and what it is about

Constellation Street takes place over the course of one night in Cardiff, between midnight and dawn. It follows the story of four characters - a pub landlady, a taxi driver, a school teacher and a young girl - who are all stuck in their own personal purgatories. Their past actions are weighing on them heavily and they’re desperate to find a way of moving forward. This one particular…


Added by National Theatre Wales on May 15, 2020 at 12:28 — No Comments

The Agency in Lockdown

Just before the lockdown our Agents had been working on their projects for eight weeks. They had developed a plan, budget and schedule for delivering their projects. There were four projects that were about to happen:

Mycelium - enabling young artists from Butetown,…

Added by Gavin Porter on May 14, 2020 at 6:14 — No Comments

Ripples....a dramatic journey



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…


Added by tracy harris on April 30, 2020 at 15:00 — 1 Comment

*UPDATED* Funding application support from NTW Development Team

**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…


Added by Esther Morris on April 23, 2020 at 12:30 — No Comments

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