Just spent a really enjoyable morning with six fantastic actors and co-director Bethan Jones of the BBC pulling together excerpts from each of the shortlisted plays for the Wales Drama Award. Then on to lunch where the excerpts were performed and the winner, finally, announced.
And it is: Kath Chandler for her play Parallel Lines
Runners up are Ralph Boland for I Tell Big Fat Lies for You, and Paul Jenkins for Fear of Drowning
Big congrulations also to the rest of the…Continue
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After a lively discussion of political theatre (what is it? do we need it?) at this year's Arts Council Wales conference, around 40 people created a manifesto for political theatre in Wales in a rather intense 10 minutes. The rule was that there could only be 6 items in the manifesto. Anyone could add their own point, but once there were six points up on the wall, adding yours meant taking someone else's down. If yours was taken down, you couldn't put it back - but someone else could.…Continue