1 – 8 August 2020
Welcome to Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru’s programme during Eisteddfod AmGen.
While we can’t all meet on the Eisteddfod Maes this year, we have put together a programme to celebrate this year’s virtual Eisteddfod. We’ll be presenting a varied programme of past productions and activities, as well as a new digital production.
by Gareth Evans Jones
A Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru production in partnership with the National Eisteddfod of Wales with the support of Gwenlyn Parry’s Literary Estate
A new, hopeful play about loss, fragile mental health and unexpected friendships – the prize-winning play of the 2019 Conwy County Drama Medal competition.
Director: Branwen Davies
Cast: Sion Eifion, Mirain Fflur, Judith Humphreys
More details about this production available here.
Talk: Celebrating the Drama Medal
An opportunity to hear Gareth Evans Jones, Rhydian Gwyn Lewis, Hefin Robinson and Heiddwen Tomos – the most recent winners of the Drama Medal competition – discussing their work in the company of Arwel Gruffydd, Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru’s Artistic Director.
6 August 2020, 2.30pm
National Eisteddfod website
Playtime with Llygoden yr Eira
Join Llygoden yr Eira and his friend on their latest adventure in this fun-filled session for children aged 5 and under on Facebook Live.
5 August 2020, 1.30pm
Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru’s Facebook page
Image: Kirsten McTernan
Theatr Gen Eto
As theatres across Wales are closed at the moment, we have launched Theatr Gen Eto to offer opportunities for audiences to enjoy some of our productions on screen. As part of the Eisteddfod’s programme this year, we’re pleased to share four productions from previous festivals with you online:
Bachu by Melangell Dolma
X by Rhydian Gwyn Lewis
Milwr yn y Meddwl by Heiddwen Tomos
Estron by Hefin Robinson
Llygoden yr Eira