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Flint Castle Project Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 25 July 2017

Flint Castle Project

Arts Council of Wales Statement

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Prize winning play to be staged at National Eisteddfod Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 19 July 2017

Prize winning play to be staged at National Eisteddfod

Estron, the play that won the Drama Medal for playwright Hefin Robinson at the Abergavenny National Eisteddfod in 2016, will be performed at the Cwt Drama on the field of this year’s Anglesey National Eisteddfod at Bodedern. This will be the main play of the week at the Drama Village, and it is presented by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru in partnership with the National Eisteddfod of Wales.

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INNOVATIVE TRAINING FOR WELSH TALENT Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 17 July 2017

INNOVATIVE TRAINING FOR WELSH TALENT

Welsh language film, television and theatre receive a boost as four promising directors embark on tailored training through Y Labordy.

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Literature Wales Funding for Writers Now Open Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 17 July 2017

Literature Wales Funding for Writers Now Open

“It bought me time to think. To dream. To write and really play around with words. But not only that. It bought me belief. Belief that I could actually have a career as an author. - Eloise Williams, 2015 Writer’s Bursary Recipient

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Arts Council Chair, Phil George honoured by Cardiff University Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 17 July 2017

Arts Council Chair, Phil George honoured by Cardiff University

A football manager, an equality campaigner, a managing director for a world-leading jet engine provider and the founder of MoneySavingExpert.com are among those who will be honoured by Cardiff University at its annual degree ceremonies next week (17 - 21 July 2017).

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Macbeth by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru available to education establishments and Welsh learners Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 11 July 2017

Macbeth by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru available to education establishments and Welsh learners

In February 2017, Gwyn Thomas’s Welsh adaptation of Macbeth was performed by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru at Caerphilly Castle.

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Independent Review of Support for Publishing and Literature in Wales Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 10 July 2017

Independent Review of Support for Publishing and Literature in Wales

A statement from the Arts Council of Wales

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Nurturing the Artists of Tomorrow for the Audiences of Today Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 10 July 2017

Nurturing the Artists of Tomorrow for the Audiences of Today

Theatr Iolo is delighted to invite submissions from emerging artists to be part of the third and final year of Platfform, our artist development programme. This year, it’s all about families…

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The ‘Pirates’ are back to showcase new work at Pontio Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 10 July 2017

The ‘Pirates’ are back to showcase new work at Pontio

Plans for Pontio arts and innovation centre, Bangor’s festival of circus, ‘Circus Feast’ 18-27 July are well underway, and one of the acts taking part will be Pirates of the Carabina - the company that wowed over 3,000 people when they came to Bangor’s Beach Road with their show FLOWN in 2015.

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Night Out Awarded a Share of Cash Seized from Criminals Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 05 July 2017

Night Out Awarded a Share of Cash Seized from Criminals

Art Council of Wales’s Night out scheme has been awarded funding of £5,000 from the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent’s Partnership Fund which is funded by the proceeds of crime awarded to the police and from the sale of unclaimed found property.

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Tony Bianchi Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 04 July 2017

Tony Bianchi

Tony Bianchi is remembered by Dr Phil George, Chair of Arts Council of Wales.

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Mwgsi's Story Set for Big Stage Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 28 June 2017

Mwgsi's Story Set for Big Stage

Back in June 2015, Megan Davies was an ordinary 18 year old from Pwllheli in North Wales.

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The Prince of Wales attends WNO performance in Cardiff Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 27 June 2017

The Prince of Wales attends WNO performance in Cardiff

HRH The Prince of Wales, Patron of Welsh National Opera, attended a performance of WNO’s Die Fledermaus at Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, on Saturday 24 June.

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The Trebanog Project: Creative community comes to life Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 27 June 2017

The Trebanog Project: Creative community comes to life

Project open day and public presentation July 3rd

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Circus, sleepwalkers and suitcases -  Hijinx Unity Festival Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 26 June 2017

Circus, sleepwalkers and suitcases - Hijinx Unity Festival

Watch out for the pink suitcases popping up around Caernarfon this week as the town is taken over by a surprisingly different arts festival (28 Jun – 2 July)

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Eluned Haf at CULT, European Parliament's Culture and Education Committee Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 26 June 2017

Eluned Haf at CULT, European Parliament's Culture and Education Committee

Watch a video of Eluned Haf's appearance before the European Parliament's Culture and Education Committee.

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National Museum looking for designers for Eisteddfod 2018 Chair Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 26 June 2017

National Museum looking for designers for Eisteddfod 2018 Chair

Following the official ceremony announcement that the National Eisteddfod will take place in Cardiff in 2018, Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales is already thinking towards the Chairing Ceremony in 2018.

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Local schools tell Bangor’s ‘Lost Stories’ in circus procession Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 22 June 2017

Local schools tell Bangor’s ‘Lost Stories’ in circus procession

Five local schools will be joining in a colourful procession through Bangor High Street at 1pm on Thursday 20 July as Pontio kicks off its biennial 9 day circus extravaganza.

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Hollti – Announcing the Cast and the Tour Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 19 June 2017

Hollti – Announcing the Cast and the Tour

As the countdown begins for the National Eisteddfod of Wales, Anglesey 2017, Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru are delighted to announce further details of our next production, namely Hollti by Manon Wyn Williams, that will open during Eisteddfod week.

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World War 1 bunker tours Valleys towns Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 08 June 2017

World War 1 bunker tours Valleys towns

A new community play called The Last Post is being promoted through a replica World War 1 bunker. Filled with artefacts and information, the mobile bunker will be visiting towns across the Eastern Valleys, encouraging people to talk about their families’ experience of the home front during World War 1.

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