Cardiff Gypsy, Roma & Traveller History Month

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The Cardiff GRT HM event┬átakes place at the Pierhead Building in Cardiff Bay on 29th June 2010 (10.30 am until 2.30 pm). The Cardiff event, which is free to the public, will provide a range of workshops and performances bringing together traditional crafts and performances: – Young people from the Shirenewton Community will put on a show of their newly …

Lavior – ‘Words’

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Lavior is the latest piece from contemprary choreographer Isaac Blake. Described as a dark and menacing piece, the performance explores the oppression of Gypsies and Travellers over the ages through contemporary dance and haunting melody. Lavior brings together three performers to explore the twin concepts of communal anonymity and loss of language within the Romani culture. Please note that this …

National Launch at Senedd

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In June 2009 the Romani Cultural and Arts Company worked with BVSNW to bring the first celebration of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month to Wales, but this year will be bigger and better with planning groups established in both Cardiff and Newport. The National Launch of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month will take place at the Senedd on …