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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay
Enjoy movement and relaxation sessions for people of all ages with the most profound disabilities, autism and behaviour that challenges at our purpose-built spaces in Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff.
Movement * Music * Development *
Whatever your age and ability, our programme changes lives. We focus on intensive interaction and sensory integration in a welcoming, happy atmosphere. So come along, relax and have fun with our specially trained team.
* overhead hoists * full changing facilities * sensory equipment * specialist lighting
Touch Trust has everything you need for a carefree visit that everyone can enjoy.
* group or one-to-one sessions for any age *
* mother and baby sessions and drop-in support groups *
* family sessions for parents and children *
* creative further education activities for 19 – 25 year olds with profound complex needs *
No-one is turned away.
Open Monday to Saturday
Call now for more information or book a taster session by contacting Karen Woodley on 029 2063 5664 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
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Dai Sharkey’s Album News
The hugely talented Dai Sharkey is soon to be releasing his new album “Schizophrenic”. Visit You Tube to hear the track ‘No More’.
Further details of the album will follow as we have them.
Daffodil photo-Gwanwyn Fest
Gwanwyn is a month long national festival held across Wales in May each year celebrating creativity in older age.
Gwanwyn, which means ‘spring’ in Welsh, celebrates older age as a time of opportunity for renewal growth and creativity. Our aim is to offer opportunities for greater participation by older people in the arts, whether visual arts, drama, storytelling, music, literature, photography, dance or film.
Get inspired – take a look at what has happened in previous festivals and put your imagination to work on ideas for your Gwanwyn festival event. Every year the events get bigger, better and more ambitious. Start planning today!
Get involved – All over Wales there are groups of older people exploring their creativity in all sorts of ways. Here is where you can find out about groups or organisations in your area. Somewhere out there is a group looking for someone just like you.
Get in touch – The Gwanwyn Team has a wealth of knowledge and information to help you plan, organise and publicise your event.
Please get in touch – they’re there to help.
For more details please go to: www.gwanwyn.co.uk
The Woman in Black
Sign language interpreted – Thursday 21st February 2013 at 7.30pm
Rape of the Fair Country
Audio-described performance and stage text captioned – Saturday 23rd March 2013 at 2.00pm
Sign language interpreted – Thursday 6th June 2013 at 7.30pm
For more information please go to the web site:
www.swanseagrand.co.uk or Telephone Box Office 01792 475715
Bristol Old Vic
Signed Performance – 14th March at 2pm & 15th March at 8pm
Audio-described Performance – 16th March at 3pm
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Signed Performance – 20th April 2013 at 2.30pm
Audio-described Performance – 27th April at 2.30pm
Bristol Old Vic, Theatre Royal, King Street, Bristol BS1 4ED – Box Office 0117 987 7877
High Society – Wednesday 30th January 2013
Welsh National Opera – Friday 15th March 2013
Save the Last Dance – Friday 22nd March 2013
The Mousetrap – Thursday 28th March 2013
High Society – Friday 1st February 2013
Save the Last Dance – Friday 22nd March 2013
The Mousetrap – Friday 29th March 2013
Box Office: 01492 872000
Web site: www.venuecymru.co.uk
Accessible performances at the WMC
Welsh National Opera with Madam Butterfly – Friday, 1st March 2013
BSL interpreted: Hairspray – Thursday, 27th June 2013
Captioned: Hairspray – Saturday, 29th June 2013
Audio-described: Hairspray, Thursday, 27th June 2013
Please note coming to the WMC in 2014:
War Horse – 18th June – 19th July 2014 – The National Theatre’s powerfully moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s beloved novel comes to Wales in 2014.
Wales Millennium Centre, Bute Place, Cardiff, CF10 5AL
Telephone: 029 2063 6464
Accessible Performances at the New Theatre
British Sign Language interpreted performances:
Jack and the Beanstalk – 12th January 2014 at 1.00pm and 9th January 2014 at 7.00pm
Jack and the Beanstalk – 18th January 2014 at 2.30pm and 16th January 2014 at 7.00pm
Jack and the Beanstalk – 5th January 2014 at 1.00pm
New Theatre, Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3LN
Box Office: 029 2087 8889
Web site: www.newtheatrecardiff.co.uk