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DAC ANNUAL EXHIBITION 2018

                                                                                                             Disability Arts Cymru invites you  to submit work for the DAC ANNUAL EXHIBITION 2018         Image by Suzie Larke The theme of this year’s open exhibition is ‘On The Edge’ Through our DAC Annual Exhibition we showcase and tour the work of Wales-based disabled and deaf artists or those living with long term…

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Cyhoeddiad Barddoniaeth Iechyd Meddwl, 2018/ Mental Health Poetry Publication 2018

Cyhoeddiad Barddoniaeth Iechyd Meddwl, 2018 Rydyn ni’n bwriadu cyhoeddi pamffled o farddoniaeth gan ein aelodau yn gynnar yn 2018—barddoniaeth sy’n delio efo profiadau iechyd meddwl—felly os oes gennych gerddi addas yn barod neu eisiau ysgrifennu gwaith newydd am eich profiadau, dyma’r siawns i chi ddweud eich dweud. Rheolau: rhaid i chi fod yn berson anabl 16 oed neu hŷn ac…

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DAC Annual Poetry Competition

We invite you to submit work that is in response to the theme of Stronger Together:    We want to reflect the feelings of our DAC members about this through poetry: consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; Unity; Solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around Immigration.    …

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Poetry Competition iBook 2016

Free iBook For the second time we have created an iBook from the Poetry Competition inspired by the images in our Annual Exhibition with the theme of Austerity/ Extravagance. Caroline Gill was the winner with her poem Drop in the Ocean responding to her own artwork called Shoreline Symphonies. If you would like to read Caroline’s poem as well as…

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Accessible Screenings

Just a reminder for you. Audio Described cinema & DVD. Check out this web site for audio described cinema screenings: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/ad.html Latest audio described DVD releases: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/ad.dvd.html Sub-titled cinema Check out this web site for sub-titled screenings: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/now.showing.html Find your local cinema, bookmark the page, check it every Friday for the latest shows!            

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Mid Wales Opera @ The Riverfront Newport

On Friday 16 March, Mid Wales Opera will be presenting a BSL-interpreted performance of Eugene Onegin at The Riverfront.       Although complemented by Tchaikovsky’s breathtaking music, the story of Eugene Onegin stands on its own as a thrilling piece of theatre: Pushkin’s compelling and heartbreaking tale is a stunning exploration of love, death, life and convention. You can…

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Sherman Theatre

  Dublin Carol 1st – 17th February 2018 Captioned preformance 14th February 2018 @ 7.30pm       “THERE’S NOTHING WORSE THAN DECORATIONS AFTER CHRISTMAS. THAT’S THE WAY I SOMETIMES USED TO FEEL PUTTING MY CLOTHES ON IN THE MORNING.” Dublin, Christmas Eve. John, an alcoholic undertaker, is confronted by the ghosts of his past. Can he salvage something from…

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AMATEO

AMATEO are looking for exceptional projects across Europe to nominate for an award and high profile publicity     Do you have an outstanding amateur art project? Then maybe you’ll be the first winner of the Amateo Award! 🎭 🎨 🎬 🎹 🎺📽💃📸 📝 Subscribe now: https://amateo.org/2017/12/13/amateo-award-2018-launched/

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Suzie Larke

In The Mind’s Eye An exhibition of photography by Suzie Larke Penarth Pier Pavilion 19th January  – 23rd March 2018 “One of the problems with mental illness is that the symptoms are often not outwardly apparent. Through conceptual photography, this project is an attempt to transform my own personal experiences of depression into something more tangible. To create images that  promote a greater understanding…

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Gofal

Gofal’s Journeys Gofal’s Journeys  are running a Depression Busting Course in Bangor in January 2018 in partnership with Hafal and Cyfle Cymru  Peer Mentoring service. The course will run: Depression Busting Wednesdays 17th January 2018 – 21st February 2018 1.00pm – 3.00pm at CAIS, First Floor, 30 Dean Street, Bangor, LL57 1UR The aim of the course is to enable…

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FAN Charity

Two New FAN Groups Starting in Cardiff   The Mentor Ring, Butetown – Men’s FAN Group  Starting on Tuesday 30th January.  The group will take place on Tuesdays from 12.30 to 1.30pm.  The Mentor Ring, Butetown Community Centre, Unit 4,  Second Floor,  Butetown CF10 5JA   Tel: 029 213 21073   The Gate –  Open to all. Starting on 28th February.  The group will…

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ACW Lead Creative Schools Scheme

Call Out for Creative Practitioners Wanted: Art, Drama and IT Practitioners Fee: £3,000 each and a contribution towards resources Ysgol Crud Y Werin, Aberdaron, Pwllheli, Gwynedd LL53 8BP Ysgol Abererch, Abererch, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, LL53 6YU   Ysgol Crud Y Werin and Ysgol Abererch, Gwynedd are eager to appoint creative practitioners to facilitate an innovative and exciting scheme as part of…

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