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Gwent Theatre: forthcoming productions...     

By Louise Osborn
Music by Nick Wayland-Evans

A powerful and challenging new play exploring many of the complex issues that concern young people in today’s confusing climate of sexual explicitness, peer pressure and conflicting messages. Suitable for 14 years upwards and adults.
‘Refuse’ tours to Secondary Schools from September 20th to November 25th 2005.

Public performances can be seen at:

The Melville Theatre, Abergavenny – October 14th 2005 - 7.30pm
The Riverfront, Newport – October 26th 2005 – 7.45pm
UWIC Performing Arts Centre,Cardiff – October 31st 2005 – 7.30pm

Gwent Theatre provides a high quality professional Theatre in Education service for schools and communities that is creative, diverse and inclusive. Performances and workshop activities create access and participation for young people to experience live theatre and develop an appreciation of literature and the creative arts, provoke discussion of current issues and inspire an interest in the world in which they live. The company also creates opportunities for young people to participate in theatre activities under the direction of professional theatre practitioners through the Gwent Young People’s Theatre. Gwent Theatre is based at the Melville Theatre in Abergavenny, a highly active and well resourced venue for small scale touring companies, films, youth theatre and arts activities.
Forthcoming productions:

By Philip Michell
A world of song and stories, of dance and dreams, where music is made and hearts are mended.
A newly commissioned production for Primary Schools, touring to schools January – March 2006.

by Diane Samuels
The story of two children and their eventful journey to the Ash Mountain, inspired by the children’s crusades of the 13th century. Touring to Primary/Secondary Schools April – July 2006.
For further information telephone: 01873 853167

Gwent Theatre  
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