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Calum Stirling: Locws International 2009 Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 21 April 2011

Arts Lottery boost for Wales’ leading festivals

Festivals across the whole of Wales are to receive over £500,000 to showcase cultural and creative talent following an announcement made today by Arts Council of Wales.

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Artes Mundi 5 call for artist nominations Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 19 April 2011

Artes Mundi 5 call for artist nominations

Artes Mundi, the UK’s largest art prize, launches its global call for the nomination of artists on 19 April.

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Wales Book of the Year Long List 2011 Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 14 April 2011

Wales Book of the Year Long List 2011

Literature Wales announced the Long List of Wales Book of the Year 2011 on Wednesday 13 April 2011. The awards, worth £10,000 to the winners, are presented to the authors of the best books of the year in English and Welsh.

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The Curious World of Becky Adams Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 12 April 2011

The Curious World of Becky Adams

Mission Gallery is delighted to present this Ruthin Craft Centre & Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre Touring Exhibition by Cardiff based, Becky Adams from 2 April - 22 May 2011.

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Welsh arts students and graduates land dream jobs Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Monday - 11 April 2011

Welsh arts students and graduates land dream jobs

Arts students and graduates who studied across the whole of the country and beyond have landed dream jobs at one of the world’s most famous art exhibitions.

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Wales Book of the Year 2011 Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 07 April 2011

Wales Book of the Year 2011

Literature Wales is pleased to announce that John Lewis, Cardiff will be one of the main sponsors of Wales Book of the Year 2011.

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Gallery films keep rolling Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Tuesday - 05 April 2011

Gallery films keep rolling

The Glynn Vivian has announced extended showing times for Ffilm 3, the contemporary film and video exhibition currently on display at the art gallery on Alexandra Road

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Leading international opera director to head Welsh National Opera Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 01 April 2011

Leading international opera director to head Welsh National Opera

One of Britain and Europe’s most renowned opera directors, David Pountney, is to take up the position of Chief Executive and Artistic Director of Welsh National Opera in September this year.

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Roméo et Juliette – Berlioz’s inspired work Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 31 March 2011

Roméo et Juliette – Berlioz’s inspired work

A performance of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, with actress Harriet Smithson as Juliet, shook the young composer Berlioz to the core of his being. He didn’t rest until he had married Harriet and set the play to music.

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Bangor New Music Festival Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 30 March 2011

Bangor New Music Festival

The Bangor New Music Festival is pleased to announce that the renowned harpist Catrin Finch has been appointed as the festival’s Resident Artist for the next two years.

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Award for New Work in Poetry goes to Welsh artist – Kaite O’Reilly Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 30 March 2011

Award for New Work in Poetry goes to Welsh artist – Kaite O’Reilly

The Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry was presented to Kaite O’Reilly on Thursday 24 March 2011.

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A new face joins BBC National Orchestra of Wales Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 30 March 2011

A new face joins BBC National Orchestra of Wales

BBC National Orchestra of Wales’ Swansea Season continues on 9 April at Brangwyn Hall at 7.30p.m., when outstanding German soloist Alban Gerhardt will perform Schumann’s colourful and tender Cello Concerto, conducted by the Orchestra’s Swiss Principal Conductor Thierry Fischer.

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Academi and Tŷ Newydd join to create Literature Wales Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 30 March 2011

Academi and Tŷ Newydd join to create Literature Wales

A new chapter for literature in Wales begins on 1 April 2011 when Academi, the literature promotion agency and society for writers, joins forces with Tŷ Newydd Writers’ Centre to form a new national organisation known as Literature Wales.

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Dyddiau Du/Dark Days by John Cale Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 23 March 2011

Dyddiau Du/Dark Days by John Cale

The first showing of John Cale’s Dyddiau Du/Dark Days in north Wales at the National Slate Museum, Llanberis from 25 March-3 April 2011.

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Tickets now on sale for innovative international music festival in Cardiff Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 18 March 2011

Tickets now on sale for innovative international music festival in Cardiff

The Arcomis International Flute Event 1-3 April 2011 is a music festival for everyone a dazzling weekend-long event celebrating one magical instrument – the flute.

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Placement - Ceramic Connections: Wales & Scotland Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Thursday - 17 March 2011

Placement - Ceramic Connections: Wales & Scotland

16 April - 6 July 2011 at Oriel Davies Gallery - Stephen Bird, Claire Curneen, Lowri Davies, Ken Eastman, Nick Evans, Laura Ford, Anne Gibbs, David Shrigely, Cecile Johnson Soliz, Conor Wilson & Dawn Youll.

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Memory Of Light by Clare Maynard Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 16 March 2011

Memory Of Light by Clare Maynard

Wales-based artist Clare Maynard will be exhibiting her latest project, Memory of Light, both in Wales and internationally beginning in Oriel Mwldan from now until 26 March 2011.

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Fale Surion Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 11 March 2011

Fale Surion

Welsh adaptation by Catrin Dafydd and Manon Eames of Fresh Apples by Rachel Trezise.

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National Theatre Wales praised for exciting first year Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Friday - 11 March 2011

National Theatre Wales praised for exciting first year

National Theatre Wales have been praised by the Heritage Minister for their achievements and progress in their first full year of performing.

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Torch launches biggest season ever Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru ~ Arts Council of Wales

Wednesday - 09 March 2011

Torch launches biggest season ever

As the Torch bring their winter season to a spectacular finale with their ambitious co-production of Mundo Paralelo, this week (14 March) sees the launch of another top season of live entertainment to look forward to.

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