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SPAN ARTS

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Span Arts Ltd,
Town Moor,
Moorfield Road,
Narberth,
Pembrokeshire,
SA67 7AG

By Telephone & Fax
Tel / Fax: 01834 869 323

January 15th Kill for a Seat Comedy, Queen's Hall
23rd 'Here come the Girls':Aquarian Party 09, Queen's Hall
February 11th Jo Fooks with the John Gibson Trio, Pembroke House Hotel
12th Kill for a Seat Comedy, Queen's Hall
19th Sleeping Beauty / Alcestis, Queen's Hall
21st Jim Moray, Queen's Hall
27th Acapella Festival: Far Flung Voices / Su Harte / One Voice Choir, Queen's Hall
28th/1st Acapella Festival: Workshops, Queen's Hall
28th Acapella Festival: London Bulgarian Choir, Queen's Hall
March 6th Bink and the Hairy Fairy, Queen's Hall
26th Kill for a Seat Comedy, Queen's Hall

Jazz is thriving H'west

Our monthly jazz night in Haverfordwest at The Pembroke House Hotel, Barn Street on the second Wednesday of every month, is an affordable midweek night out presenting local and nationalperformers of a high standard. With a fine reputation for reasonably priced meals. Make this your monthly jazz date at this fine venue. See the hotel website

Tenby Blues Festival preview events at The Rugby Club Frog Street Tenby. Click here to go to website

January

21st

Singing workshop with Sarah Harman

February

18th

Singing workshop with Sarah Harman

March

18th

Singing workshop with Sarah Harman

The Fourcroft Hotel Tenby has a monthly Jazz Brunch Click here to go the website

Freewheelers Jazz: Change of venue - The Snooty Fox Inn, Martletwy every Wednesday. Call 01834 891438 for more details.
Snooty Fox Inn
Martletwy, Narberth
Pembroke
SA67 8SD

Workshops


Span Arts offer a wide range of workshops for Adults and Children.
From summer workshops designed for children during the summer holidays to dance workshops for adults wanting to learn something new.

The latest workshops from Span are detailed on the right of this page. Details of how to get involved are also detailed but if you have any other questions please dont hesitate to Contact us using the information on our web above

We try to stage a diverse range of popular and accessible arts workshops to suit all tastes, and across a wide spectrum of the arts. If there is anything you would like us to consider promoting, please contact us

About Us

Our aim here at Span-Arts in Narberth, is to serve a wide range of people in Pembrokeshire with innovative and exciting live music and creative arts activities. We are a community arts group which came into being in 1998 following the decline of Taf & Cleddau Arts, (started in 1986) to continue the work of promoting arts events in Pembrokeshire on a voluntary basis. We focus mainly on performance activities and community celebrations.

Span-Arts provide a varied selection of community arts activities ranging from music, dance and arts performances to workshops in schools and training sessions. We work with children and young adults, some of whom are at risk; care homes and disabled people of all kinds on creative projects. Silk Painting with Jay Bossom at Big House Farm

Centred on the Queens Hall Narberth, Span-Arts has developed this work based on the experience of 21 years of programming arts events for adults and children. Our performance programme at the Queens Hall Narberth, ranges from Roots and world music through dance, theatre, storytelling and poetry performance. Our promotions are included in the Queens Hall brochure and always accompanied by the Span Arts logo

Past achievements include 10 children's festivals since 1987 and a varied programme attracting people from all areas of West Wales - and beyond! We have also been part of the Fishguard Jazz Festival, Tenby Blues Festival and for the last 9 years we have helped to enhance the Narberth Food Festival with cultural input. We also helped organised the re opening of Narberth Castle in 2005. Since then we have held music and outdoor theatre events at the castle in summer.

Our audiences come from many different sections of society and all age ranges - check out photos from some of our events on the archive page!

We have worked in partnership with other Pembrokeshire organisations to achieve mutual goals. These include: Global Connections, Narberth Food Festival, Pembs. Sky Festival, all local Schools, Narberth Jazz Pembroke Festival, Aberjazz Fishguard,Circus Malarkey, Common Ground, Pembrokshire Friends of the Earth and others.

Currently we have a monthly singing workshops with tutor Sarah Harman with quarterly visits from Judith Silver and many one off workshops as and when requested by members. African drumming sesssions and Talespinners drama group.

Half term and holiday workshops for children at our building in Narberth car park (See workshop page).
In February we have held a series of dance workshops under the title of
FEET ON THE STREET but were unable to attract funding to do this event in 2008.If you would like to sponsor a dance event, please call Declan on 01834 869323.

Span-Arts is a Registered Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee, run by a committee of officers who are elected from the general membership of Span-Arts at our Annual General Meeting in June.

Some of these officers are also Directors/Trustees of Span-Arts Ltd. All Span members are entitled and are welcome to attend general committee meetings, although they will not have voting powers

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