Making Giant Puppets – Children’s Workshop

With creator of ‘A Pirate’s Life for Me’, Jo Munton of Vagabondi Puppets. Come and help create a giant dragon puppet and have ... more >

Creating a Scene Film Season: The Red Shoes (cert. U), dir. Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger

Cert. U  Dir. Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger A young ballerina is torn between love and her ambition to become a prima ballerina in this ... more >

Summer Holiday Art Club – Creating a Scene!

Led by Helen Kennedy Six sessions of holiday fun based on the exhibition Creating a Scene. Sessions will explore popup books, ... more >

Oriel Davies Gallery
The Park, Newtown
Powys SY16 2NZ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1686 625041
Fax: +44 (0) 1686 623633
Email: desk@orieldavies.org
Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Free Admission

Talks & Events

Booking

Booking for all talks & events is advised. Telephone the Gallery on 01686 625041 or email: desk@orieldavies.org to book.

Creating a Scene Film Season: The Red Shoes (cert. U), dir. Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger

Saturday, 26 July 2014

Cert. U  Dir. Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger A young ballerina is torn between love and her ambition to become a prima ballerina in this much-loved classic film based on the Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale   Booking info: more >

Creating a Scene Film Season: Caravaggio (cert. 18) dir. Derek Jarman

Friday, 1 August 2014

Cert 15. Dir. Derek Jarman. In this award–winning film Jarman combines fact with fantasy to retell the life of Baroque artist, Caravaggio, exploring his infamous character and brilliance as a painter   Booking info: more >

Creating a Scene Film Season: Hans Cristian Anderson (cert. U) dir. Charles Vidor

Saturday, 16 August 2014

Cert U. Dir. Charles Vidor. Starring Danny Kaye, this famous musical’s opening scene describes it best: "Once upon a time there lived in Denmark a great storyteller ... This is not the story of his life, but a fairy tale about the great spinner of fairy tales."   Booking info: more >

Creating a Scene Film Season: Psycho (cert. 15) dir. Alfred Hitchcock

Friday, 22 August 2014

Cert 15. Dir. Alfred Hitchcock. Psycho was released over half a century ago but its power to shock remains undiminished.  With classic score by Bernstein and extraordinary performances by Anthony Perkins and Janet Leigh, this is perhaps the most famous horror film of all times. Book via Oriel Davies ... more >

Live, interactive street theatre with Montgomeryshire Youth Theatre

Saturday, 23 August 2014

Live, interactive street theatre with Montgomeryshire Youth Theatre, which is free for all passers by to enjoy.   Come and meet some of the members and enjoy watching the young talent we have here in Montgomeryshire!  Audience participation is invited, but feel free to ... more >

Carmen - Behind the Scenes

Friday, 5 September 2014

at Theatr Hafren A look at how an opera comes alive on stage with set, props, costume and lighting for Mid Wales Opera’s Carmen.  Attendees are also welcome to attend Mid Wales Opera Young Artist Programme Showcase at 2pm before the session.  Please reserve a space by contacting Oriel ... more >