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International Opportunities Fund Projects

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Vertical Dance Kate Lawrence

Collaborative exchange between Vertical Dance Kate Lawrence and Aeriosa Dance Society (Vancouver)

Vertical Dance Company Director, Kate Lawrence received support for herself and two dancers to travel to Vancouver to collaborate and develop two new pieces of work in new performance spaces.

http://www.verticaldancekatelawrence.com

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Llewellyn, Richard

Paper Aeroplanes at NXNE

Richard Llewellyn of Paper Aeroplanes received support to take the band to Toronto and showcase at NXNE in June 2015.

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Jones, Andrew

The Roseville Band at Indie Week Canada 2015

The Roseville Band have been invited to play a showcase at Indie Week Canada, Toronto which takes place in October 2015.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Wales PEN Cymru

PEN International 81st Congress

Wales PEN Cymru received support for two delegates (Menna Elfyn and Simon Mundy) to participate in the PEN International Congress in Quebec.

http://www.walespencymru.org

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Disson, Joseph

Canadian Music week 2016 (CMW) Showcase

Joseph Disson along with the rest of the band, The Undivided received support to showcase at Canadian Music Week 2016.

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HMS Morris

HMS Morris showcase at Canadian Music Week

HMS Morris are applying got funding to showcase at Canadian Music Week in Toronto

http://https://hmsmorrisband.bandcamp.com

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The People The Poet

Application To Fund Our Invitation To Canadian Music Week 2016

The People The Poet applied for funding to travel to Toronto to showcase at Canadian Music Week in May 2016.

http://www.thepeoplethepoet.com

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Berney, Hannah

Violet Skies at Canadian Music Week

Violet Skies applied to travel to Toronto to showcase at Canadian Music Week in May 2016.

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Owen-Jones, Ceri

Deuair Banff Centre Music Residency

Ceri Owen-Jones and Elsa Davies (Deuair) applied for support to undertake a residency at the BANFF centre in Canada, September - October 2016.

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Husted, Mary

Open Books Ottawa

Mary Husted applied for support as the organiser of teh Open Books project which has been invited to exhibit in the Library Archive Canada in Ottawa from September until November 2016.

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Bettridge, Dan

Canadian Music Week 2016

Dan applied for support to travel to Toronto to showcase at Canadian Music Week 2016.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Peasant's King

Peasant's King at Canadian Music Week

Peasant's King applied for funding to travel to Toronto, Canada, to showcase at Candian Music Week in May 2016.

http://www.peasantsking.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Rees, Aled

Canadian Music Week

Cut Ribbons are applying for funding to showcase at Canadian Music Week 2016.

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Theatr Iolo

International Performing Arts for Youth Showcase (IPAY) in Montreal

Attending the IPAY showcase gave us an understanding of just how global the marketplace for Theatre for Young Audiences has become.

http://www.theatriolo.com/

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9Bach at Mundial Montreal

9Bach were awarded funding to enable them to travel to showcase at Mundial Montreal in November 2016.

http://www.9bach.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Palser, Maja

ISCM 2017 Vancouver

Maja Palser is looking for support to attend the ISCM World New Music Days in Vancouver, Canada, November 2017, where her piano piece"A Cry" has been selected to be performed.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Singh, Simran

Banff Early Fall Residency

Violinist Simran Singh has been invited to participate in a residency at the Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada through October 2017.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

HMS Morris

HMS Morris showcases at Indie Week Canada 2017

A proposal for Cardiff based band, HMS Morris, to showcase at Indie Week Canada.

http://https://hmsmorrisband.bandcamp.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Palser, Maja

ISCM 2017 Vancouver

Maja Palser is looking for support to attend the ISCM World New Music Days in Vancouver, Canada, November 2017, where her piano piece"A Cry" has been selected to be performed.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Singh, Simran

Banff Early Fall Residency

Violinist Simran Singh has been invited to participate in a residency at the Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada through October 2017.

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International Calendar Events

Chapter Arts Centre

Song

11/04/2011 - 17/04/2011

Co-presentation residency between Zuppa Theatre (Halifax), Ranters Theatre (Melbourne) and Chapter Arts Centre (Cardiff), featuring work-in-progress presentations of two new works.

Mexico

International Opportunities Fund Projects

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Griffiths, Owen



Owen Griffiths and Fern Thomas to visit Morelia in Mexico in September/October 2008 as part of Identidades 04, exploring the role of food as an integral experience of identity and memory.

www.axisweb.org/artist/owengriffiths

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Bowen, Robin

Festival Latinamericano de Arpa Durango MX 25/08/2015

Robin Huw Bowen travelled to Durango, Mexico to participate in the Festival Latinoamericano de Arpa in October 2015.

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Wales Literature Exchange

Ffair Lyfrau Guadalajara 17/11/2014

This was a project to enable Cynan Jones to attend Guadalajara Book Fair in December 2014.

http://www.waleslitexchange.org

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WalesPENCymru

PEN Pregunta - Mexico

PEN Pregunta - Mexico 17/02/2015

Wales Arts International funding allowed Dylan Moore to travel to Mexico City on behalf of Wales PEN Cymru to participate not only in PEN Pregunta, a one-off public event which provided a platform for international writers and journalists to speak up for persecuted colleagues in Mexico, but also to participate in the Summit of the Americas, a major meeting of PEN International centres across the Americas and beyond.

http://www.walespencymru.org

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Gwyn, Richard

Guadalajara FIL, Mexico

Richard Gwyn was funded to participate in the Guadalajara FIL to launch his anthology of Latin American poetry, The Other Tiger, and to promote the Spanish translation of his Selected Poems and The Vagabond's Breakfast in November 2016.

www.richardgwyn.com

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Boyd, Patrick

Iridescence

Attend the opening of the group exhibition 'Iridescence' in New York which will contain 5 pieces of his work.

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Bettridge, Dan

CMJ Music Marathon, New York

Dan received support following an invite to showcase at CMJ Music Marathon 2015 in New York.

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Dingley, Alex

LA Collaboration with Tim Presley and Cate Le Bon

Alex is looking to travel to LA to collaborate with Tim Preseley and Cate Le Bon.

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Ballet Nimba 2014

Ballet Nimba

Promoting FareTa - "Land of Dance"

FareTa - Land of Dance Ballet Nimba attended the Silicon Valley African Film Festival in California, 17-19 October 2014.

http://www.balletnimba.org.uk

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Pryce, Guto

Gulp at CMJ Music Marathon 2014

GULP applied to the International Opportunities Fund for support to play at the CMJ Music Marathon in November 2014, and subsequently, to promote their album, Season Sun.

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Jones, Chris

Folk Alliance 2015, USA 09/12/2014

Chris was invited to showcase at Folk Alliance International in Kansas City in February 2015.

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Davoren, Thomas

International Trumpet Guild 2015 09/12/2014

Composer Thomas Davoren was invited to present and discuss his work at the International Trumpet Guild Conference in Ohio in May-June 2015.

http://www.tomdavoren.co.uk/

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Kizzy Crawford

Crawford, Kizzy

Kansas 2015

Kizzy Crawford applied for funding to travel to Kansas City, Missouri, to showcase at Folk alliance International 2015.

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Evans, Lowri

Folk Alliance International 2015

Lowri was invited to showcase at Folk Alliance International in Kansas City in February 2015.

http://www.lowrievansofficial.co.uk/

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Ty Cerdd - Music Centre Wales

Under Milk Wood An Opera New York Launch Event

Ty Cerdd was awarded support to travel to New York City in February 2015.

www.tycerdd.co.uk

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SXSW2015 Cymru Wales

The People The Poet

Funding Our Invitation to South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, USA

The People the Poet were awarded funding to travel to Austin, Texas, to showcase at SXSW 2015.

http://www.thepeoplethepoet.com

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Golden Fable Ltd

Golden Fable SXSW 2015

Golden Fable applied for funding to travel to Austin, Texas, to showcase at SXSW 2015.

http://www.goldenfable.com

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Chapter Cardiff Ltd.

San Francisco Exchange

Freya Dooley, Programme Support Officer for Visual & Live Arts at Chapter (and previously for Film & Cinema), undertook a Research and Development visit to San Francisco on behalf of the organisation in June 2015.

http://www.chapter.org

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Ezugha, Vivian Chinasa

Because of Hair; the dichotomy of culture and identity

Vivian Ezugha applied for funding support to enable her to travel to Chicago in June 2015 to perform her work at Rapid Pulse Festival, to undertake R&D to develop her networks in the area and inform her future creation of work and to participate in a panel session at the festival.

http://vcezugha.wix.com/work-in-progress

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Miles, Rhodri



With the support of the International Opportunites Fund, Rhodri Miles travelled to Hollywood, California to represent Wales at the 'Inaugural Hollywood Fringe Festival 2010'.

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Literature Wales

Brave New Voices Festival, Philadelphia, and Urban Word, New York, USA

"Literature Wales’ Outreach Manager, Louise Richards, visited Philadelphia and New York to research and study the management of the Brave New Voices Youth Slam Festival and the successful pre-emptive education workshops run by Urban Word in New York.

http://www.literaturewales.org

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Theatr Mwldan

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita - USA visit

Theatr Mwldan were supported on behalf of the collaborative duo, Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita, to attend and perform at Chicago World Music Festival in September 2014.

http://www.mwldan.co.uk

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Tin Shed Theatre Company

Dr Frankenstein's Travelling Freak Show in San Diego

Tin Shed Theatr Company was invited to present Dr Frankenstein’s Travelling Freak Show in San Diego Fringe in July 2014.

http://www.tinshedtheatrecompany.com

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Williams, Jeremy Huw

Recital tour of the USA

Jeremy Huw Williams was supported to visit the US to perform 12 recitals in 30 days across 5 states.

www.jeremyhuwwilliams.com

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Harris, Alan

Scythe of Time

Alan Harris was invited to work with composer Mark Swanson in Georgia, USA, on a new work based on stories by Edgar Allen Poe: "In 2013, I took a new play, Marsha, to the Capital Fringe Festival in Washington DC and as part of the workshops and performances there I met with USA composer Mark Swanson.

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International Calendar Events

Chapter Arts Centre

Devotion

13/01/2011 - 13/03/2011

Touring dance performance co-produced by Sarah Michelson, New York City Players and Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff.

SXSW 2010

International trade mission to South by South West

11/03/2011 - 20/03/2011

Trade Fair presence and Wales Party Showcase.

Wales - China 2017

Thomas Martin - Stratum 50 - Open Books

India Wales

Hay Festival Kerala

Patagonia 150

Patagonia - Marc Rees