Theatr na nÓg was established in 1982 to produce theatre for a wide spectrum of audiences throughout Wales in a variety of venues and locations in both languages.The literal translation of Theatr na nÓg is theatre of eternal youth and this encapsulates the ethos of the Company by creating theatre that has the power to excite and engage audiences of all ages.The Company is a regular provider of main stage work throughout the country and continues to expand its portfolio of venues.Theatr na nÓg…See More
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Born, bred and based in Cardiff, I am a Welsh-speaking actor musician and comedian.
I play trumpet, guitar, bass, accordion and sing in local bands and have a solo musical comedy act called Francesca's Word Salad. www.francescadimech.com
The other bands I play in are listed in the projects section.
Enough is Enough (Be Aware Productions: 2017 to present)
Dr Frankenstein's Travelling Freak Show (Tin Shed Theatre 2014-2016)
Rude: A Ska Musical (Give It A Name Theatre: 2010 and 2012)
Work in education:
I've led bilingual (Welsh/English) vocal and movement workshops in schools with Man Mela Theatre company, puppetry making workshops with SWICA and Small World Theatre in Cardigan, as well as brass playing workshops for all ages with Wonderbrass. With Adamsdown Arts Association, I taught local children and care home residents how to create instruments from recycled materials, write and play songs.
Projects I’m working on:
Keeping Faith / Un Bore Mercher (Vox Productions)
Enough is Enough (Be Aware Prodictions)
Dr Frankenstein's Travelling Freakshow (Inc.A and Tin Shed Theatre).
Rude (Give it a Name)
Francesca's Word Salad
Swingin' Bill's Vintage Revue
Pagan Wanderer Lu
Hail! The Planes
I can’t believe I have evidence of the night referenced in Rhian’s speech but here she is...fairly close to the start of the eve...we were all a lot younger...good times #NTWcatrinpic.twitter.com/kvjyaESEYP