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ONES TO WATCH: STAGE | FEATURE

ONES TO WATCH: STAGE | FEATURE

Ones to Watch: Stage Compiled by Claudia Rutherford and Chris Williams Common Wealth Rising in popularity, the Common Wealth theatre company pursue an ambition in voicing the struggles of working-class people. The company’s core project is to produce art that communicates the real concerns of everyday people, and in a post-Grenfell Britain, their work could […]

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ONES TO WATCH: FILM | FEATURE

ONES TO WATCH: FILM | FEATURE

Ones To Watch: Film Compiled by Fedor Tot Snowcat Cinema Having recently programmed a number of films at Penarth Pier Pavilion, Snowcat Cinema are a pop-up cinema aiming to proselytise for cult classics and the undiscovered gems out there. Their Dec 5th screening of Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes, a documentary on Chris Morris’ […]

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ONES TO WATCH: FOOD AND DRINK | FEATURE

ONES TO WATCH: FOOD AND DRINK | FEATURE

Ones to Watch: Food & Drink Compiled by Hannah Silvey Andrew Sheridan Andrew Sheridan is a BBC Young Chef of the Year semi-finalist and has his sights set on creating an award-winning waterside restaurant. After recently landing the role as Executive Chef of Sosban Restaurant, he announced he would make the restaurant the “best in […]

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ONES TO WATCH: MUSIC | FEATURE

ONES TO WATCH: MUSIC | FEATURE

Ones To Watch: Music Complied by Various ADWAITH One of several, mostly pretty young, Carmarthenshire bands who’ve released singles on the Libertino label, for this observer’s money Adwaith – ‘reaction’ in Welsh – are the most interesting of them. A trio of Gwenllian Anthony, Heledd Owen and Hollie Singer, the two Adwaith songs released back […]

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ONES TO WATCH: ART | FEATURE

ONES TO WATCH: ART | FEATURE

Ones to Watch: Art Compiled by Megan Potterton Artes Mundi 8 Artes Mundi is an internationally-focused arts organisation which holds Wales’ biggest contemporary art exhibition in Cardiff every two years since 2002. The biannual exhibition is set to make a return to the capital city in 2018 with its eighth instalment. Shortlisted artists whose work […]

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ONES TO WATCH: THIS | MUSIC FEATURE

ONES TO WATCH: THIS | MUSIC FEATURE

Our immovable style guide calls them THIS, my own sense of propriety is inclined to call them This, but this magpie-like rock quartet from south Wales’ valleys call themselves THiS. The song titles on Hoc Est, their self-released debut LP, maintain such a typographical approach, written as RHYTHM iN PiECES, STiLL and so forth. These idiosyncracies […]

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ONES TO WATCH: GRIFF LYNCH | MUSIC FEATURE

ONES TO WATCH: GRIFF LYNCH | MUSIC FEATURE

  The brightest and best, they say – that’s the migrants who are most prized, in the parlance of dog-whistle politics and oily xenophobia. What does this have to do with Griff Lynch, frontman of popular Welsh language indie-pop band Yr Ods and recent entrant into the solo artist realm? Well, having formed Yr Ods […]