An ambitious combination spoken word, music and theatre.


This is a production that explores how individuals react when their freedom and free will are taken away – and what happens when they have no choice?

This is a story of faith, loss and strength in the face of a catastrophic disaster.

Popeth ar y Ddaear is part of our 2020/21 Progamme.



Creative Director: Nico Dafydd
Composer: Osian Williams
Writers: Marged Tudur, Lauren Connelly, Mari Elen Jones + Iestyn Tyne

With Frân Wen Young Company


In partnership with the National Eisteddfod of Wales and Literature Wales.


A chance for three young artists to join the professional creative team of Popeth Ar Y Ddaear, a new production which will be performed at Maes B and nightclubs all over Wales in 2021-22.

Open Call for Writers aged 18 -30
Application Deadline: 28 August 2020

  • A chance to win a prize of £750 each to write material
  • Receive training from the professional spoken word performance practitioner, Vanessa Kisuule
  • A weekend residential visit at Ty Newydd Writing Centre from 18 – 20 September this year
  • More information about the open call.