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BETSAN LLWYD APPOINTED AS NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF BARA CAWS

Theatr Bara Caws is delighted to announce that Betsan Llwyd has been appointed as their new Artistic Director. 06 Feb 2012

BETSAN LLWYD APPOINTED AS NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF BARA CAWS

Betsan Llwyd says:

"I am looking forward to contributing towards an exciting period of collaboration with the team, and to the future development of the company as I have admired Bara Caws and followed their work since the company’s inception".

Betsan is an accomplished theatre director and has already directed three productions for Bara Caws – ‘Tri Rhan o Dair’; ‘Halibalw’ and ‘Un Nos Ola Leuad’. She is also a familiar face on stage and television. Her TV credits include ‘Sombreros’, ‘Pen Talar’ and ‘Talcen Caled’. She has received two BAFTA Cymru Best Actress awards for her performances in ‘Y Twr’ and ‘Y Wisg Sidan’.

John Gwynedd, Chairperson for Bara Caws, whilst thanking Tony Llewelyn for his invaluable contribution to the company as Artistic Director over the last nine years, warmly welcomed the exciting appointment of Betsan, and on behalf of Bara Caws’ board of directors stated that he was looking forward to working with her, and that the company would certainly gain from her vast experience.

Betsan will commence her work as Artistic Director from lst April, 2012.

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