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Exhibitions - Posted 03-11-2014

Exciting news! As part of the Library’s Dylan Thomas Centenary celebrations, the Library – with financial assistance from DT100 and Scottish Power Foundation – have commissioned national children’s theatre company Arad Goch to perform a special theatrical production in the Library to Secondary Schools.

The performance will be based on a series of Dylan Thomas’ poems and short stories dealing with adolescence, drawing inspiration from ‘The Hunchback in the Park’ especially.  You can watch a short animated film of the poem created by the BBC here.

The Tormenting of the Hunchback © Jeff Philips

The Tormenting of the Hunchback © Jeff Philips

The performance will be held in the ‘Dylan’ exhibition in the Gregynog Gallery between 10th and 14th November.

The exhibition will remain open as usual to the public; although visitors are advised there may be some disruption in the gallery during this period, specifically audio/visual exhibits. The company will also be rehearsing in the space on Friday 7th November, however the gallery will still remain open during this time.

If you are planning a visit to the exhibition between these dates and would like further information regarding the timings of the performances (whether to avoid or catch a glimpse of!), please contact the Library.

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