Why we believe the arts are so important

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At the Romani Cultural & Arts Company, we believe that participation in the arts can:   1. Increase people’s confidence and sense of self-worth 2. Extend involvement in social activity 3. Give people influence over how they are seen by others 4. Stimulate interest and confidence in the arts 5. Provide a forum to explore personal rights and responsibilities 6. …

Equal Voices

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Equal Voices was part of a three year programme of song writing projects within the SW Valleys community, delivered by WNO MAX and funded by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation. Writer Karen Hayes, Composer Stacey Blythe and Singers Mark Evans (Baritone) and Sian Cameron (Soprano) worked alongside artist Louise Carey to help the young Travellers and Gypsies involved with Torfaen Council’s …