Our latest news.
Friday - 20 January 2017
We’re delighted to announce that in March, Pontio will host its inaugural PSYLENCE 2017 film weekend.
Oriel Mwldan in Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan.
Friday - 13 January 2017
Arts Council of Wales has announced the names of professional artists from across the arts disciplines that will receive a Creative Wales Award.
Wednesday - 11 January 2017
Exiled Turkish Artists tour first production in Wales
Wednesday - 04 January 2017
NoFit State Circus celebrates the end of a ground-breaking anniversary year, filled with exciting company firsts and astounding achievements. In 2016, NoFit State performed 170 times to 70,475 people.
Wednesday - 21 December 2016
Proposals are now being invited from the tourism industry for two funding pots, totalling around £2.5 million over two years for the Year of Legend in 2017 and the Year of the Sea in 2018
Tuesday - 20 December 2016
Ballet Cymru’s Autumn Tour 2016 finished on a fantastically positive highpoint.
Monday - 19 December 2016
On Sunday 18 December 2016, a sculpture by Nick Elphick in memory of Wilbert Lloyd Roberts, a leading figure in the history of theatre in Wales and one of the founders of Theatr Gwynedd, was unveiled at Pontio Arts and Innovation Centre in Bangor.
The biennial Sir Leslie Joseph Young Artist Award has grown in status and prestige since its inception in 1996, and is a joint venture between the Friends of the Glynn Vivian and the Gallery itself. The Award has been made possible by a generous donation received from the late Sir Leslie Joseph.
Friday - 16 December 2016
On 11th October 2016 the Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Children signalled in an Oral Statement that he was minded to phase out the Communities First Programme and establish a new approach to building resilient communities.
Thursday - 15 December 2016
Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias music centre in Caernarfon received a huge surprise when a National Lottery player revealed their application for funding had been successful.
Monday - 12 December 2016
Thousands of primary school children from across the UK entered their most repulsant rhymes to the Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymers competition this autumn. Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymers was organised by the Roald Dahl Literary Estate in partnership with Literature Wales, National Literacy Trust, Penguin Random House Children’s, The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, Sainsbury’s, and Magic Light Pictures.
Thursday - 08 December 2016
This exciting event will take place in the context of the Gypsy Maker 2 project; the unique RCAC venture that facilitates the development of innovative works by established and emerging GRT artists.
Wednesday - 07 December 2016
The Arts, culture and the creative industries have been at the centre of discussions in Shanghai this week as part of the UK-China People to People 2016 initiative.
Monday - 05 December 2016
A major Chinese preschool animation series for broadcast in China is being produced in Cardiff by the award winning Cloth Cat Animation Studio with support from the Welsh Government.
The search is on for inspirational ideas which will see artworks, inspired by Wales’ many legendary figures, installed at some of Wales’ most loved and iconic sites - as part of the Year of Legends in 2017.
Wednesday - 30 November 2016
Coreo Cymru and Chapter in partnership with National Dance Company Wales
As the country’s home of art, culture and entertainment, Wales Millennium Centre is continually evolving whilst staying true to its ethos to inspire our nation and impress the world.
Friday - 25 November 2016
Elen ap Robert, artistic director of Pontio, Bangor has announced the arts and innovation centre’s artistic programme for the forthcoming season January-April 2017.
Wednesday - 23 November 2016
William Smith is the winner of the Wales Drama Award 2016, it was announced at a ceremony held this evening at Yr Hen Lyfrgell in Cardiff. He will receive £10,000 and the opportunity to develop his work with BBC Cymru Wales, BBC Writersroom and National Theatre Wales.
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