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NDCWALES TOURS TO GERMANY AND SWITZERLAND Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 13 December 2018

NDCWALES TOURS TO GERMANY AND SWITZERLAND

Following tours across Wales and England with Roots and Passion, National Dance Company Wales will be visiting Germany and Switzerland in December, then to Poland in early Spring 2019.

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ED THOMAS, HIJINX & WALES IN VENICE LEAD NATIONAL THEATRE WALES’ 2019 SEASON Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 13 December 2018

ED THOMAS, HIJINX & WALES IN VENICE LEAD NATIONAL THEATRE WALES’ 2019 SEASON

· Ed Thomas, one of Wales’ leading writers, returns to the stage with a brand new play co-produced with the Royal Court Theatre · NTW will work with pioneering Welsh theatre company Hijinx and four Welsh or Wales-based artists on an original production marking 50 years since the first moon landing · The third instalment in The Storm Cycle – an epic series of productions created by Mike Brookes – will be staged in the run up to the UK’s planned exit from the EU · In a major new international project, Welsh artist Sean Edwards will create a radio play co-produced by NTW for Wales in Venice 2019, to be presented during the Venice Biennale · Four of the company’s NHS70 productions will tour Wales, the UK and further afield · And the company’s renowned Collaboration and Creative Development work with communities and artists will progress across Wales

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Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru Tour - Merched Caerdydd / Nos Sadwrn o Hyd Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 04 December 2018

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru Tour - Merched Caerdydd / Nos Sadwrn o Hyd

Following the resounding success of the recent Nyrsys tour, Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru is delighted to announce further details about the company’s next tour, namely a production of Merched Caerdydd / Nos Sadwrn o Hyd. Merched Caerdydd is a new work by Catrin Dafydd, and Nos Sadwrn o Hyd is a translation by Roger Williams of his own popular play Saturday Night Forever. The plays will be presented as one programme, and will tour throughout Wales during the spring of 2019.

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Arts Council of Wales to host consultation event in Swansea Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 04 December 2018

Arts Council of Wales to host consultation event in Swansea

Next Monday, 10 December, Arts Council of Wales will host the second of five public events as part of its three month consultation on its future strategy for distributing funds from the National Lottery. This consultation will shape its strategy for the coming five years.

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Anthem Chair Announced Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 03 December 2018

Anthem Chair Announced

Arnout van der Veer will be the inaugural Chair of Anthem, Cronfa Gerdd Cymru. Music Fund Wales.

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Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 29 November 2018

Award-Winning Musical set for Asian Premiere in 2019

Neath-based Theatr na nÓg have been invited to take their hit musical Eye of The Storm to audiences in Hong Kong early next year.

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Announcing the name of Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru’s new Chair Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 28 November 2018

Announcing the name of Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru’s new Chair

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru is delighted to announce that Efa Gruffudd Jones will be the new Chair of the company’s Board of Trustees from December 2018.

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NATIONAL THEATRE WALES INVITES WELSH WOMEN ARTISTS TO SUBMIT IDEAS FOR A 10TH ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 22 November 2018

NATIONAL THEATRE WALES INVITES WELSH WOMEN ARTISTS TO SUBMIT IDEAS FOR A 10TH ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION

RADICAL CREATURES IS A NEW INITIATIVE CALLING FOR ORIGINAL IDEAS FOR PERFORMANCE EXAMINING WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE A WELSH WOMAN TODAY

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LLANDUDNO’S LLAWN Arts Festival wins North Wales Tourism award Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 22 November 2018

LLANDUDNO’S LLAWN Arts Festival wins North Wales Tourism award

We are pleased to announce that Museum of the Moon, brought to St. Johns Methodist Church in Mostyn Street by MOSTYN and project partners Migrations during Llandudno Arts Weekend in September 2018, has been awarded North Wales Tourism's 'Go Magnificent Crowd Puller' (under 7.5k) award. The award was announced at a glittering awards evening at Venue Cymru.­

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Arts Council of Wales is seeking Arts Associates Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 20 November 2018

Arts Council of Wales is seeking Arts Associates

The Arts Council of Wales is looking for people to become Arts Associates.

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THEATR CLWYD WIN 'BEST MUSICAL' AT UK THEATRE AWARDS Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 19 November 2018

THEATR CLWYD WIN 'BEST MUSICAL' AT UK THEATRE AWARDS

At a ceremony yesterday at London’s Guildhall, Theatr Clwyd’s ground-breaking production of The Assassination of Katie Hopkins was named Best Musical Production at the UK Theatre Awards, which celebrated outstanding achievements in regional theatre throughout the UK over the past year. Hosted by Tyrone Huntley, the Awards showcase the wealth of theatrical talent across the UK.

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Applications to represent Wales in Edinburgh 2019 invited Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 14 November 2018

Applications to represent Wales in Edinburgh 2019 invited

Professional producing companies and creative professionals based in Wales or who have worked extensively in Wales are being invited to apply to represent Wales in Edinburgh 2019.

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KHS marks Children in Need day with Film Poem premiere Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 13 November 2018

KHS marks Children in Need day with Film Poem premiere

For Children in Need Day on 16th November, a showcase event will celebrate the work of students at King Henry VIII School who took part in Caban Sgriblio (Scribbling Cabin), a creative writing project funded by Children in Need.

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Arts Council of Wales opens consultation Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 12 November 2018

Arts Council of Wales opens consultation

Today, Arts Council of Wales has opened a three month consultation on its future strategy for distributing funds from the National Lottery. This consultation will shape its strategy for the coming five years. The outcomes of the consultation will determine the way in which the Council distributes the funds it receives from the sale of National Lottery tickets for the next five years.

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Race Council Cymru’s Uzo Iwobi Announced as RWCMD’s First International Chair of Diversity Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 12 November 2018

Race Council Cymru’s Uzo Iwobi Announced as RWCMD’s First International Chair of Diversity

The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama has just announced that Uzo Iwobi OBE, Chief Executive Officer of Race Council Cymru, is its inaugural Hodge International Chair of Diversity.

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Head4Arts’ WWI Centenary project showcased at Westminster Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 08 November 2018

Head4Arts’ WWI Centenary project showcased at Westminster

The Head4Arts team meet MPs at House of Commons event celebrating community projects marking the Centenary of First World War

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Leading composers to mentor Welsh artists in new Tŷ Cerdd scheme Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 08 November 2018

Leading composers to mentor Welsh artists in new Tŷ Cerdd scheme

Mark Bowden, Tansy Davies, Graham Fitkin and Errollyn Wallen will be paired up with four Wales-based composers in a new Tŷ Cerdd scheme.

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‘Hedd’ – Peace and Poppies … a remembrance project with Flintshire schools and Theatr Clwyd Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 08 November 2018

‘Hedd’ – Peace and Poppies … a remembrance project with Flintshire schools and Theatr Clwyd

Two schools in north-east Wales are commemorating the centenary of the end of the First World War in an exhibition at Theatr Clwyd. The project is part of Arts Council of Wales’s Creative Learning through the Arts programme.

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South Africa comes to south Wales with The Island Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 02 November 2018

South Africa comes to south Wales with The Island

An award-winning play will be performed at Cardiff’s Oasis Centre for refugees and asylum seekers in a few days’ time. This is thanks to Night Out, an Arts Council of Wales programme that helps communities stage high quality arts productions.

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Follow Hansel’s breadcrumbs to the Wales Millennium Centre! Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 02 November 2018

Follow Hansel’s breadcrumbs to the Wales Millennium Centre!

This Christmas join Hijinx’s community theatre group, Odyssey, as they follow Hansel and Gedeon on their adventure through the Grimms’ Wood. Showing in the Weston Studio of the Wales Millennium Centre from the 6th – 8th Dec at 7pm and 8th Dec at 3pm, with BSL interpretation for all performances and Audio Description on the 7th December.

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