1st weeks of class with Sean and Patricia

    We’re two weeks in to our program of professional class and its been a brilliant two weeks. Week one was with Sean Feldman – it’s always a pleasure to be in a room with Sean as he transfers a sense of joy in moving and a warm acceptance of everyone and everything. Class was open,…

    The Launch

    3, 2, 1, blast off… launch initiated! The Groundwork Pro Launch went off with a bang, 16th May the team assembled at Nofitstate Four Elms meeting room armed with nibbles, Pimms, a projector and a whole lot of pent up excitement and suspense. We knew 20 had booked but were unsure how many people might…

    The beginning

    After over two years of discussions, deliberations and a bit of hard graft, Groundwork Pro has finally taken shape! Beth, Jessie, Joanna, Deborah and Chloe have formed the artist-led collective and will soon be rolling out a packed 6-month pilot programme of events across the city. Cardiff is a thriving capital city which boasts a…

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Seed’s Dispersed (November 2020) – Artists Announced

Please welcome our Seed’s Dispersed Artists for November 2020! In our final round of remote residencies these three artists will each be nurturing the seeds of new ideas supported by mentors and the Groundwork team, thanks to funding from Arts Council Wales.  (artists from left to right) Indigo Matthews Indigo Matthews responds to the government’s…

Wales Freelance Taskforce Update

The Wales Freelance Taskforce has published a report on Dance in Wales. This report has been compiled by Deborah Light with input from across the dance sector. This report has two key areas of focus: The chronic underfunding from ACW for dance in Wales as evidenced in data and statistics, corresponding with and compounded by…

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