Project title: Sgwennu ar y Dibyn / (Writing on the Edge)
Artists names: Iola Ynyr and Mirain Fflur
Location of project: Caernarfon
About: Iola Ynyr and Mirain Fflur lead a series of six creative writing workshops for people living with addiction and dependency. This project is in partnership with Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru and with the support of Galeri, Caernarfon, where the workshops are held. The creative work will be performed by professional actors at the end of the project at Galeri, 13 November 2019.
Iola Ynyr is a freelance artist specialising in theatre, training and creative development. With 25 years’ experience as Creative Director of Cwmni Frân Wen and of leading creative worshops, script writing and developing productions with writers. She has personal experience of depression and dependency.
Mirain Fflur is a young artist and part of the ‘Awenau’ programme with Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru. She specialises in visual arts, experimenting with original theatric productions, acting and leading creative worshops. She is also very interested in participatory workshops in health and wellbeing.