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New Head of Communication for Arts Council of Wales Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 15 June 2018

New Head of Communication for Arts Council of Wales

The new Head of Communication for Arts Council of Wales has begun in post this week. Siôn Brynach steps into the role after a year of being Chief Executive of the grant-making charity Hanfod Cymru, and before that, more than a decade at the BBC.

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AN INTERNATIONAL WALES - INDIA MUSIC AND STORYTELLING COLLABORATION HEADS FOR WALES THIS JUNE Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 14 June 2018

AN INTERNATIONAL WALES - INDIA MUSIC AND STORYTELLING COLLABORATION HEADS FOR WALES THIS JUNE

TWO YEARS, FIVE ARTISTS, TWO CONTINENTS, SIX LANGUAGES, THREE FESTIVALS, UPTEEN TEMPLES AND A WEALTH OF STORIES AND SONGS

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Scheme to develop new Welsh-language writers for the theatre Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 14 June 2018

Scheme to develop new Welsh-language writers for the theatre

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru invites individuals to join a scheme to develop new Welsh-language writers for the theatre

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Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 14 June 2018

Hitting the Right Note

A Response by Arts Council of Wales to the National Assembly for Wales - Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee's 'Inquiry into funding for and access to music education'.

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theatr Gen Creu: New Writers’ Group Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 13 June 2018

theatr Gen Creu: New Writers’ Group

The New Writers\’ group is a unique opportunity for up to 8 new or emerging theatre writers to develop their craft through a series of events, workshops and mentorship over a period of 10 months. The aim of the New Writers’ Group is to nurture future talent in Welsh-language theatre writing, and to enable new and diverse voices to flourish. The project will also help those individuals to develop their craft as they create new work for the theatre in Welsh.

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Arts and Business Award for DAC’s Treasurer Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 11 June 2018

Arts and Business Award for DAC’s Treasurer

Congratulations to our Honorary Treasurer Joanne Taylor who was awarded the 2018 Grant Stephens Family Law Adviser Award at the Arts and Business Cymru awards last week for her outstanding contribution as a Board member of DAC.

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Sŵn Festival announces new dates, new music and new management Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 11 June 2018

Sŵn Festival announces new dates, new music and new management

Gwenno, Boy Azooga, Drenge and The Go! Team to play festival this October

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Gypsy, Roma & Traveller Arts & Culture Symposium III Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 07 June 2018

Gypsy, Roma & Traveller Arts & Culture Symposium III

Taliesin Arts Centre Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PZ Monday 1 October 2018 – 9.30am – 2.00pm

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Peak Commissions Artist for Green Man Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 07 June 2018

Peak Commissions Artist for Green Man

Edinburgh-based Natasha Russell will create work for the Horsebox Studio at the popular festival

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STAMP Castell03: To The Sea Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 05 June 2018

STAMP Castell03: To The Sea

The exhibition STAMP Castell returns to the town of Caernarfon this summer for the third time, led by Manon Awst.

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sue williams - my cherry bomb Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 04 June 2018

sue williams - my cherry bomb

private view: saturday 09 june 2018, 2.00 - 5.00 dates: 09 - 30 june 2018

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Sean Edwards selected to represent Cymru yn Fenis/Wales in Venice 2019. Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 25 May 2018

Sean Edwards selected to represent Cymru yn Fenis/Wales in Venice 2019.

Arts Council of Wales is pleased to announce that Sean Edwards has been selected to represent Cymru yn Fenis/Wales in Venice at the 58th International Art Exhibition, the Venice Biennale, running from 11 May to 24 November 2019.

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Creative learning through the Arts annual report Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 25 May 2018

Creative learning through the Arts annual report

Arts Council of Wales’ trail blazing Creative learning through the Arts programme releases 2016-17 annual report

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Three actors support and handle Meet Fred the puppet Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 24 May 2018

Meet Fred in China

A two foot tall cloth puppet from Wales called Fred that fights prejudice every day has opened a door for long term partnership between the performing arts in Wales and China.

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Pendevig – An Electric Reaction to Tradition Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 24 May 2018

Pendevig – An Electric Reaction to Tradition

“There’s a thriving music scene in Wales at the moment, and we want to bring that energy onto the Pavilion stage this year.” The words of Angharad Jenkins, member of award-winning folk band, Calan, and one of those involved in Pendevig, a brand new group starring some of Wales’s leading musicians, and an exciting project pushing the boundaries of traditional Welsh music.

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Three circus performers rotate inside a hoop Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 22 May 2018

NOFIT STATE UNVEIL NEW SHOW, LEXICON

The internationally renowned circus company will bring their newest large-scale touring show, LEXICON, home to Cardiff as part of the Volvo Ocean Race Stopover - their first performance of a large-scale tented work in Cardiff since 2015.

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VALLEYS KIDS TAKE YOUTH CLUB AND RHONDDA FRONT ROOM TO TATE EXCHANGE Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 18 May 2018

VALLEYS KIDS TAKE YOUTH CLUB AND RHONDDA FRONT ROOM TO TATE EXCHANGE

Closed Youth Club in Rhydyfelin provides inspiration Community development charity Valleys Kids is a Tate Exchange Associate

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Cardiff to host 2019 Creative Cities Convention Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 17 May 2018

Cardiff to host 2019 Creative Cities Convention

An expert advisory board comprising representatives from all the main terrestrial broadcasters and Pact has chosen Cardiff as the host city for next year’s Creative Cities Convention. The inaugural industry-backed convention, which took place at Leeds College of Music in April, saw almost 300 delegates from the broadcast industry come together over two days to discuss and debate content production and distribution across the UK.

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NDCWales  - Facebook Live premiere of P.A.R.A.D.E. - Friday 18 May 2018 7pm Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 17 May 2018

NDCWales - Facebook Live premiere of P.A.R.A.D.E. - Friday 18 May 2018 7pm

National Dance Company Wales (NDCWales) are delighted to announce that Facebook audiences across the UK and internationally will be able to view the hour long highlights of P.A.R.A.D.E which was performed at Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff last October as part of R17 centenary in Wales.

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Arts Council of Wales featured in official History of Parliament commemorative album for Vote100 celebrations Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 14 May 2018

Arts Council of Wales featured in official History of Parliament commemorative album for Vote100 celebrations

Official History of Parliament Vote100 commemorative album to feature Arts Council of Wales

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