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Wales’ arts create new collaborations through golden relationship with China Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 22 February 2017

Wales’ arts create new collaborations through golden relationship with China

Wales Arts International, the international arm of the Arts Council of Wales, is this week organising a first formal cultural delegation from Wales to China as part of a Welsh Government’s Trade Mission lead by Cabinet Secretary for the Economy Ken Skates. The aim of the mission is to enable new work, partnerships, learning opportunities and new exchanges of exhibitions and performers to and from both countries.

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International Women's Day 2017 Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 21 February 2017

International Women's Day 2017

Live music, circus, comedy, inspirational talks and workshops as part of International Women’s Day Celebrations in Swansea and Cardiff on 12 March 2017

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Royal Welsh College and Welsh National Opera Launch Fully Integrated Opera School Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 15 February 2017

Royal Welsh College and Welsh National Opera Launch Fully Integrated Opera School

The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is delighted to announce the launch of a fully integrated international Opera School, delivered in association with Welsh National Opera.

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Special poem to tackle climate change Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 15 February 2017

Special poem to tackle climate change

Ifor ap Glyn, the National Poet of Wales has written a special poem for the Stop Climate Chaos Cymru coalition’s #ShowTheLove campaign.

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National Endowment for Music Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 14 February 2017

National Endowment for Music

A new Development (February 2017)

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Tosca - Credit: Robert Workman Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 13 February 2017

Welsh National Opera’s 2017/18 season is announced

Welsh National Opera has announced its artistic programme for 2017/18 which includes ambitious new plans for the Company to extend its reach across all areas of work. The season includes a Russian-themed Autumn season, a three-year Verdi project launching in the Spring, and new plans for smaller-scale touring and special projects to reach a wider range of audiences and venues.

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Legendary choir to host St David’s concert in world’s choral capital Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 13 February 2017

Legendary choir to host St David’s concert in world’s choral capital

A venue acclaimed as the world capital of choral singing will play host to a show-stopping St David’s Day concert featuring the world famous Rhos Male Voice Choir.

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DROP - choreography Jasper van  Luijik Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 13 February 2017

Welsh arts organisations receive highly coveted recognition from E.C.

Two EU funded arts projects led by Cardiff arts organisations have been awarded ‘success story’ status from the European Commission.

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Arts organisations win funding to take Welsh culture to India Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 08 February 2017

Arts organisations win funding to take Welsh culture to India

Eleven Welsh arts projects will take Welsh culture to India as part of the UK-India 2017 cultural season.

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Family Arts Campaign in Wales Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 07 February 2017

Family Arts Campaign in Wales

UK Family Arts Conference

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TY Newydd LOGO Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 06 February 2017

Disability Arts Cymru and Tŷ Newydd Competition

Win a free course of your choice at Tŷ Newydd Writing Centre with Disability Arts Cymru and Tŷ Newydd poetry competition as part of a Wales-wide festival for over 50s.

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A magical adventure flies all around Wales Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 06 February 2017

A magical adventure flies all around Wales

A North Wales based dance theatre company will be premiering their latest piece at Venue Cymru this February, before touring Wales. Little Light have joined forces with award-winning author Heather Dyer to bring her classic adventure tale ‘The Flying Bedroom’ to life on stage through dance with innovative digital projection.

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Bringing Macbeth in the Welsh language to classrooms around Wales Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 30 January 2017

Bringing Macbeth in the Welsh language to classrooms around Wales

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru are getting ready to perform Macbeth, Shakespeare’s brutal tragedy, in a new translation by the late Professor Gwyn Thomas, former National Poet of Wales, at Caerphilly Castle 7-18 February 2017.

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“Solo Guitars Like Never Before” comes to Pontio Bangor in February Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 30 January 2017

“Solo Guitars Like Never Before” comes to Pontio Bangor in February

Making Tracks presents a genre-defying double bill of daring contrast and brilliant beauty, Solo Guitars Like Never Before: Paolo Angeli & Derek Gripper.

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A Green Pear - Pear Communications Logo Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 27 January 2017

Pear Launch Young Person Bursary Scheme

Pear Communications are very pleased to announce the launch of our Young Person Bursary Scheme.

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First Minister launches 2017 programme of events to mark centenary of First World War Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 26 January 2017

First Minister launches 2017 programme of events to mark centenary of First World War

First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones has today launched Programme 2017 to mark the centenary of the First World War

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Segrgrair- Paul Eastwood Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 25 January 2017

Segrgrair- Paul Eastwood

Oriel Wrecsam is delighted to announce Segrgrair, an exhibition of new work by Paul Eastwood as part of its PERICLO programme.

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Wales Theatre Awards Logo Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 25 January 2017

New supporter category for Wales Critics Fund and Wales Theatre Awards

A new category of supporter has been created for the innovative Wales Critics Fund and Wales Theatre Awards with individuals and smaller companies being asked to help ensure arts writing and reviewing continues.

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Wales’ Premiere of Barely Methodical Troupe’s tour-de-force of physical heroics Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 23 January 2017

Wales’ Premiere of Barely Methodical Troupe’s tour-de-force of physical heroics

Following sell out performances at the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, 2015 London International Mime Festival & Udderbelly Festival at the Southbank Centre; the all-male Barely Methodical Troupe bring their award-winning show Bromance to Pontio, Bangor for their first performance in Wales.

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