Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru are delighted to announce further details regarding the production Estron (Alien) which will be touring throughout Wales in the spring, in co-operation with the National Eisteddfod of Wales and Carmarthenshire Theatres.
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Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru is the Welsh-language national theatre of Wales. We create bold, ambitious, inclusive and memorable theatre experiences in the heart of our communities at traditional theatre venues and unexpected locations across Wales and beyond.
The father’s world is topsy-turvy. Who are these strangers in his house? Is it, his house at all?
This is a heart-rending story about a man who is failing to understand what is happening to him as his memory crumbles, and a daughter who is struggling to come to terms with her father’s illness.
A new Welsh translation of Le Père, winner of the Molière Award 2014 for the Best Play, and winner of the competition to Translate a Play into Welsh at the National Eisteddfod of Wales, 2016.
Touring 21 February – 16 March 2018
Theatr Gen Creu
As part of the company’s commitment to providing opportunities to developing the craft of writers and theatre makers, the 2018 Theatr Gen Creu programme will include the production of two plays by new playwrights – namely Estron and Milwr yn y Meddwl – two exciting training and mentoring schemes and a programme of presentations of works in development.
An intriguing new play for the current generation by one of our brightest young writers, and winner of the Drama Medal at the Monmouthshire and District National Eisteddfod, 2016. Estron was performed for the first time in the Cwt Drama at the Anglesey National Eisteddfod, 2017. This is a rare opportunity to see a Drama Medal winner on a national tour.
For the first time ever a contemporary Welsh lesson by the National Centre for Learning Welsh has been created based on a production by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru. This latest lesson will give Welsh learners the opportunity to experience the latest production ‘Y Tad’.
The Cwt Drama is a partnership between Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru and the National Eisteddfod of Wales. Since its inception in 2014, the Cwt Drama has become well-known as the main platform on which to present professional theatre work under development, participatory events, and small-scale or undeveloped theatrical presentations at the Drama Village on the Eisteddfod […]
We are delighted that Wales Theatre Awards have recognised an excellent year of work by Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru, and that so many of our productions and actors and creative team have reached the shortlist for the Wales Theatre Awards 2018. The awards ceremony will be held at The Riverfront, Newport on Saturday 27 January.