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Disability Arts Cymru Appoints New Director

It is with great delight that Disability Arts Cymru has appointed Ruth Gould (MBE) as its new Director. Hailing from Liverpool, Ruth has been working in the disability arts sector since the mid 90’s, mostly known for her pioneering work as Director of the award winning DaDaFest. Ruth is eager to bring her years of experience to the role, but…

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The Big MaDCaff Project is happening

MaDCaff is going National, and we want you to get involved We are very pleased to announce that our MaDCaff project, which has been running successfully in and around Ceredigion for 5 years, is about to go National with the help of funding from the WCVA’s Volunteering in Wales grant.  MaDCaff is a pop-up café style open mic event showcasing…

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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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Disability Arts Online and Aidan Moseby

Contested Spaces Exhibition 9 September 2019 – 9 January 2020 Open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm The Foundry, 17 Oval Way London, SE11 5RR In association with Equalities Work and The Foundry, Disability Arts Online is pleased to announce an exhibition and related programme of events, working with DAO’s Associate Artists, Aidan Moesby, Dolly Sen and Richard Downes, running from 9th September until…

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Hijinx Theatre

FRED’S BACK! Sherman Theatre, Sengennydd Road, Cardiff CF24 4YE 26 – 28 September  7.45pm The performance on September 26th will be BSL interpreted Tickets – £16; Concessions £2 off; Under 25s Half Price Your favourite foulmouthed puppet is back with a vengeance for three nights only! Following his whirlwind success, his award wins, and his tours across the globe, MEET FRED returns…

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Sherman Theatre

On Bear Ridge A National Theatre Wales and Royal Court Theatre Production Sherman Theatre, Senghennydd Road, Cardiff CF24 4YE Friday 20 September 7.30pm Preview Saturday 21 September 7.30pm Preview Monday 23 September 7.30pm Preview Tuesday 24 September 7.00pm   Wednesday 25 September 7.30pm   Thursday 26 September 7.30pm   Friday 27 September 7.30pm   Saturday 28 September 7.30pm   Monday…

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Learning Disability Wales

Learning Disability Wales Photo Competition

Here is your chance to win a prize! We are running a photo competition with Able Radio for anyone living in Wales with a learning disability.  There is a lot you can say with a photo. All you have to do is email me your picture and entry form.  Deadline for entries is Monday, 14th October  2019. How to enter?…

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Chapter

The Cardiff Tapes Thursday  19th  – Saturday  21st  September 7.30pm Saturday 21st 2pm BSL performance Seligman Theatre Chapter Arts Centre, Market Street, Cardiff, CF5 1QE      Tickets £5 ‘There’s not much beauty in it. I can’t see no beauty at all in that.’ In 1972 Garth Evans created a large-scale sculpture that was placed in The Hayes, Cardiff for six months…

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The Livery Company of Wales

Award Presentation We were delighted that artist Cerys Knighton and actor Jenna Preece were awarded funding from The Livery Company of Wales to support their work. Keith Shankland has been a long-time supporter of DAC and with the Livery Company has created a new award for young disabled artists to apply for every year. We will be sending out details…

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Unlimited

Unlimited Connects Wales Date for your diaries! Connecting up the cultural sector is one of the most important things we do – we are nothing without disabled artists, and equally we can’t change anything without involving arts organisations, promoters, festivals and venues. That’s why we have teamed up with arts organisations around England and Wales to host a series of…

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Celf o Gwmpas Artist Network Exhibition 5th September – 17th October 2019

Discovering Celf o Gwmpas Artist Network   Exhibition Dates: 5th September – 17th October 2019 Preview Thursday 5th September 4 – 6pm This is the third annual exhibition by Celf o Gwmpas’s Artist Network.  The work in this exhibition portrays the artists discovery of new things about themselves and their practice over the last year.  Make your mark and add…

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