Louise will be working with Catriona James as Dramaturge and Critical Friend on the development of her movement/theatre piece exploring ‘failure and depression’. This process will happen at Chapter Art Centre during February and March with performance in March.
Worse Things Happen
Following the success of the DEMENSTORIA project with the Welsh National Opera and the Dementia Choir, The Forget-me-Not Chorus, the lyrics that Louise wrote for this Operatic piece will be exhibited and played at the new gallery on Penarth Pier during July/ August 2016.
Louise will also be doing a further residency, this time at Penylan House Home for the elderly – working on TAPESTRY – writing poems from people’s life experiences.
Flossy and Boo
Louise will be supporting these exciting new young artists in the development of their first play for small children.
See Flossy and Boo perform at Pontardawe Arts Centre on Monday January 18th!
Chrysalis project - Pontardawe
Louise will be working with Pontardawe Arts Centre during Spring 2016 as Artistic Co.ordinator on their CHRYSALIS PROJECT developing new pieces of work with different theatre artists. Louise will oversee the process as Mentor and Director, working with the following practitioners:
Living Pictures: FAT
Robbie and Elen Bowman with Llinos Mai.
With Master classes from the fantastic Holly Stoppit, and Louise as Mentor, Living Pictures will be working ‘on the floor’ in a devising process – exploring the ‘inner clown’.
Emily Hinshelwood: CAVELLE
Louise will be directing an R and D in early February of this new play.