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Macbeth – Director’s Cut

A Radical Classic™ from Volcano For the second time in its career, Volcano re-invents Shakespeare’s pacy, eloquent tragedy; this time with a new generation of outstanding performers. “Volcano by name, volcanic by nature, the Swansea company’s psycho serial-killer drama smashes down theatre’s fourth wall, […] moving in and out of Shakespeare’s script in a night […]

NAWR Artist Toolkit

Overview The sessions are open to all creative practitioners who are seeking guidance on collaborating with schools. It will be an opportunity to gain useful background information on the rapidly changing curriculum and unpick how artists can best support a school community to expand their creative potential. The sessions will include; An overview of Creative […]

Welsh Traditional Music in the GCSE Music Curriculum

Traditional Folk Music from Wales is included as an option as part of the WJEC GCSE Music, we have adapted our successful GCSE Music Live: TGAU Cerdd Byw training resource. This one-day course will help you to: •Learn about these traditions and how to compare them with Western Classical and contemporary music genres •Work with […]

THE LAST FIVE YEARS 

Leeway Productions supported by Wales Millennium Centre, and in partnership with Blackwood Miners Institute Written and composed by JASON ROBERT BROWN  A hit both off-Broadway and internationally, The Last Five Years comes to Wales for the very first time. This ground-breaking production combines an emotionally powerful score with sign language and beautiful movement by award-winning […]

Frankenstein

Cascade Dance Theatre in co-production with Taliesin Arts Centre present: Frankenstein “It was on a dreary night of November that I beheld the accomplishment of my toils…” Celebrating 200 years since the publication of Mary Shelley’s masterpiece; Cascade breathes new life into a story that has become so much more to us than its 19th […]

Nyrsys

Have you heard about Nyrsys, the next show by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru?  The play is superb and the music wonderful. The pupils will enjoy its standard, content and music. Follow the link below to see a clip of a reading that was held recently, and for a taste of the show: They also have also […]

NYRSYS EDUCATION PACK

This pack was developed by an experienced practitioner in the field of education who is also an examiner for WJEC. The pack has been specially tailored for the GCSE / A-Level drama course and is suitable also for reviewing a play as part of the GCSE Welsh-medium course. It could be used as one example […]

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