Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru

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Overview

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru reflects the dynamic culture of Wales through theatre in the Welsh language – at traditional theatre venues and unexpected locations throughout Wales and beyond. Its recent site specific Welsh-language production of Macbeth was broadcast live to venues across Wales from the Medieval castle at Caerphilly.

The company has won Wales Theatre Awards’ Best Welsh-language Production three times in recent years, most recently in 2016 for Chwalfa. Its latest production, Y Tŵr, a co-production with Music Theatre Wales, represents a significant moment, as the company ventures into the world of contemporary opera for the first time.

In the press

“This is without doubt the best production of Macbeth I have seen in any language”
Arts Scene in Wales

“…expertly choreographed…an engaging, and understandable, impression of the emotional attachment a community may feel to its homeland”
The Stage (on Dawns Ysbrydion/Ghost Dance)

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