Arts & Culture

Dirty Protest writers take inspiration from Artes Mundi for new series of plays

Dirty Protest writers take inspiration from Artes Mundi for new series of plays
January 3, 2013 No Comments »

After the successful run of its festive production “Last Christmas”, Cardiff theatre company Dirty Protest has wasted no time in launching its first project of 2013, which will see seven writers team up with Wales’ international visual arts prize, Artes ... Read More »

BBC Roath Lock studios named in world’s top 10 top new buildings

BBC Roath Lock studios named in world’s top 10 top new buildings
December 18, 2012 1 Comment »

An architecture expert has chosen a Cardiff landmark as one of his top 10 new buildings in the world today. Architecture critic Rowan Moore ranked the new Roath Lock studios in Cardiff Bay as one of the “gems” of 2012 ... Read More »

Dirty Protest’s ‘Last Christmas’ opens at Sherman Cymru

Dirty Protest’s ‘Last Christmas’ opens at Sherman Cymru
December 13, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff theatre company Dirty Protest has launched the run of its festive show “Last Chirstmas” at Sherman Cymru. Dirty Protest has teamed up with Clwyd Theatr Cymru for the production, which is the first full length play by Welsh writer, ... Read More »

Dozens of jobs lost after Cardiff club night Mode is dropped

Dozens of jobs lost after Cardiff club night Mode is dropped
December 12, 2012 1 Comment »

An entertainment management company says dozens of jobs are to be lost after a Cardiff nightclub dropped a popular student event. Student event Mode, held on Tuesdays at Revolution, was cancelled by the Castle Street club before the final week ... Read More »

Cardiff Before Cardiff project becomes a book

Cardiff Before Cardiff project becomes a book
December 12, 2012 4 Comments »

A Cardiff photographer who discovered thousands of old photos of Cardiff, then set out on a mission to identify the people in the images and the mystery photographer behind them, is publishing a book about his extraordinary project, “Cardiff Before ... Read More »

Jeff Kinney launches the first Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival

Jeff Kinney launches the first Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival
November 30, 2012 1 Comment »

Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney, whose Diary of a Wimpy Kid books have achieved global sales of more than 75 million, launched Cardiff’s first Children’s Literature Festival at City Hall last night. Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival will ... Read More »

Cardiff artist uses city’s pot holes to create latest work

Cardiff artist uses city’s pot holes to create latest work
November 29, 2012 4 Comments »

Consecutive freezing winters have seen many Cardiff roads turned into bumpy gravel tracks. The potholes are the bane of the motorist and cost councils millions to repair. But a creative young artist has been using the potholed roads of Cardiff ... Read More »

Cardiff Mini Film Festival announces Christmas event

Cardiff Mini Film Festival announces Christmas event
November 23, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff Mini Film Festival will take on a festive theme for its next event, with an evening of Christmas film competition at Gwdihw café bar on December 2. Cardiff Mini Film Festival was launched in June by Cardiff film company ... Read More »

Roath illustrator published children’s book inspired and narrated by her daughter

Roath illustrator published children’s book inspired and narrated by her daughter
November 21, 2012 4 Comments »

An illustrator from Roath has published her first e-book, with the story inspired and narrated by her seven-year-old daughter. Bella Woodfield has worked as an illustrator for various publishers since she left college 18 years ago, but this is the ... Read More »

Competition: Win tickets to see Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney launch Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival

Competition: Win tickets to see Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney launch Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival
November 20, 2012 1 Comment »

Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney will launch the first Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival at the end of this month with a special event at City Hall – and we’ve got a set of four tickets to give ... Read More »