Performance

Souvenirs of a killing - Company of Sirens

After Last years 'Twelve Cabins Twelve Vacancies' inspired by Hitchcock's Iconic Film 'Psycho', Souvenirs of a Killing inspired by Vertigo, is a further exploration into the connections we make between personal tragedy and art. How art directly mirrors life. People often look to return to a previous…

Twelve Cabins Twelve Vacancies

NORMAN BATES IS INNOCENT! How much do we really know each other, even those we love? TWELVE CABINS TWELVE VACANCIES interlinks personal tragedy with the events of Alfred Hitchcock’s seminal sixties horror classic PSYCHO. “Dad died during the first broadcast of Psycho on network TV. Earlier that…

Second Skin

Second Skin is a performance installation project that began its R & D stage 1 at Chapter Arts Centre in August 2012. Supported by The Arts Council Wales and the Emerging artists Scheme with Volcano Theatre. Working with latex as the core material, the project is an exploration into the many skins…

Persephone - Dancing with the Shadows

The performance is a descent into a world of shadows and phantoms and takes the Greek myth of Persephone as its core inspiration. The narrative alludes to the cyclical nature of life-death and to the idea of resurrection, questioning what it means to embrace death-in-life. The audience is invited…

The Creature - Company of Sirens

‘Misery has made me a fiend’ When someone kills, when their crime is so terrible, so incomprehensible, can we still call them human? Who is to blame? Who and what creates monsters? Taking Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein as inspiration, THE CREATURE takes place in the mind and the prison cell of a young…

Silence Echos - Work in Progress

A work in progress project inspired by the Willard suitcase owners. Based upon the book 'The Lives they left behind: Suitcases from a state hospital Attic' written by Darby Penney, and Peter Stastny. When Willard State Hospital closed its doors in 1995, after operating as one of New York State’s…

The Colliers Son - Tick Ashfield

‘The Collier’s Son’ is a movement, sound and video work created By Tick Ashfield, which explores the impact of the Industrial Revolution on family and community. Featuring choreography and performance by Angharad Matthews and performed at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, May 2016. Creator…

Ar Waith Ar Daith - Walk the Plank

Ar Waith Ar Daith, A Welsh journey of myth and magic, became the largest ever outdoor production staged in Wales featuring over 600 participants involving: mass movement choreography, puppetry, a lantern procession, a parade of oarsmen and women from 25 Welsh sea rowing clubs, a new music…

Ruckus - Kitsch & Sync

Ruckus, Kitsch & Sync’s wrestling extravaganza directed by Kylie-Ann Smith. 26 performers – dancers, actresses and two bands – were brought together over two weeks to produce an hour long work in progress for an invited audience. Spring 2014 Chapter Arts Centre

Classic Campers - The classic way to travel New Zealand

Shot on location in New Zealand by Simon Clode Films Directed and created by Simon Clode Extra footage Angharad Matthews Featuring - Angharad Matthews, Simon Clode T25 Vanagon – Devon Camping Factory Conversion T2 Kombi - Westfalia Music - Only Human (instrumental) by Parade of lights, Licensed by…

Bodies in Urban Spaces - Willi Dorner

“bodies in urban spaces” is a temporarily intervention in diversified urban architectonical environment. The intention of “bodies in urban spaces” is to point out the urban functional structure and to uncover the restricted movement possibilities and behaviour as well as rules and limitations. By…

Adine Avion - Marc Rees

Adain Avion was Wales’s Artists taking the lead commission, funded by the National Lottery through Arts Council of Wales, included in the London 2012 Festival and part of London 2012 Cultural Olympiad. A mobile art space created from the fuselage of a DC-9 airplane, discovered and transformed by…

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