April highlights Posted on 01 Apr 2022

FILM

FESTIVALS

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CARDIFF ANIMATION FESTIVAL* | 7-10 April *selected BSL interpreted events

Cardiff Animation Festival is back! Experience the best animation from around the world with a packed programme of short and feature films, masterclasses, filmmaker Q&As, industry events, parties and more. Adults, families and filmmakers all welcome!

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KENDAL MOUNTAIN TOUR | 23 April

Unleash your wild side and celebrate adventure from some of the most spectacular places on earth. Kendal Mountain Tour is a curation of stories from across the globe, told by a unique collection of travellers, athletes, activists and creatives

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THE POWER OF THE DOG | Until 6 April

Jane Campion’s Oscar-winning beguilingly dark drama about two wealthy brothers in the America West.

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TRUE THINGS | Until 7 April

Kate's quiet life becomes intoxicated by a stranger. "A character-driven film that explores female sensuality and longing in all its complexity.” Deadline

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CHARLI XCX: TOGETHER | 14 April

Charli XCX, a pop superstar in quarantine, embarks on a whirlwind journey of making an album in 40 days.

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OPPORTUNITY 

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CALL OUT FOR YOUNG FILMMAKERS | Deadline: Friday 15 April, midday

As part of BFI Film Academy, we’re delighted to offer 5 x £1000 filmmkaing grants to young and aspiring Wales-based filmmakers, aged 16-24 years. To apply, email a visual treatment, synopsis and budget to: learning@chapter.org.

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ART

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JOY LABINJO: ODE TO OLAUDAH EQUIANO | Open now

Thanks to all of you who joined us for Joy Labinjo's preview in our gallery last Friday! Ode to Olaudah Equiano is the British artist's first institutional exhibition in Wales and features an entirely new body of paintings that present fresh and arresting compositions of colour, pattern, and motifs. 

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PERFORMANCE

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EVERY LITTLE HOPE YOU EVER DREAMED | 21-23 April, 7.30pm

A one man show about love, Calippo lollies, cats, phones, graphs, bravery and hi fives. But mostly, love.

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LIVE MUSIC

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SINFONIA CYMRU: CURATE - Songs for the Earth | 3 April, 4pm  

How Sunday afternoons should be spent – sitting back, relaxing and soaking up great music. Songs for the Earth is a folk classical fusion, inspired by our need to connect with nature and the outdoors. 

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CLWB MUSIC / CLWB IFOR BACH: ALICE LOW | 8 April, 7.30pm

We're thrilled to announce Alice Low's debut headline show. Alice's avant-garde performance style, unhinged energy, and emotional lyrics have sent her straight to the top of everyone’s must-see list.

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NEWSOUNDWALES: N'FAMADY KOUYATE | 9 April, 7.30pm

Newsoundwales return with something special! N’famady Kouyaté is an energetic, talented multi-instrumentalist who has wowed audiences with his modern interpretations of traditional West African songs and rhythms.

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COMEDY

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THE CUTTING ROOM FLOOR | Friday 8 April, 7.30pm

Vix Leyton presents a sneak preview of work in progress from some of our favourite comics (Siska & Eleri Morgan)!

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RYAN LANE: WILL BE THERE NOW IN A MINUTE | 13 & 14 April, 7.30pm

This playful, inventive and intimate character comedy is an investigation into Welsh and Queer identity.

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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We're seeking a Business Development Manager to direct and develop our fundraising programme and more. Interested in the arts? Experience in fundraising? Want to grow as a business development professional? Come and work for our dynamic arts centre!

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