Site Specific Material- Thoughts and Ideas

As part of our sight specific performance I’m going to be performing a song called ‘Dacw ‘Nghariad’ by Eve Goodman. It’s a welsh folk song. The meaning of ‘Dacw ‘Nghariad’ means ‘There is my sweetheart’ in English. When I first heard this I liked it straight away as its’ very soft, calm and sweet sounding,…

Visit to Devils Bridge

When we went to visit, it was a lot bigger than what I was expecting. It was like a giant secret garden. The place it’s self has been a tourist attraction for over 100 years. The village is small but interesting.  The main attraction are the Three Bridges built one on top of the other. …

Taking a nap on the beach

On March the 29th we took a trip down to the beach of Aberystwyth, specifically by the beacon. Lately we’ve all been doing so much which has worn us out, so our tutor, Solveig, decided we should take some time for ourselves and just relax on the beach. Some people fell asleep, including myself, which…

Individual Comparing and Contrasting Site Specific Performance

The first performance I’m going to be talking about was aperformance from last year’s Sight Specific performance which was done in ‘theSilver Mountain Experience’ just 15 minutes from Aberystwyth. I’ll call it ‘thegroup of miners’. The performance was based off the history of the place,specifically the mines. It was a small group of people gold…

My Solo Sights Specific Performance Evaluation

For my sight specific solo I knew I wanted to sing a song, so had an idea for doing something in the Castle Park, but I knew it was likely that a lot of people would want to do theirs there, so instead I chose the Aberystwyth Train Station as I have had a a…

Comparing and Contrasting Site Specific Performance

Gododdin by Brith Gododdin The company Brith Gof was founded in the early 1980s by Mike Pearson and is Hughes Jones, who began as residents of a community club in Aberystwyth called ‘the Barn Centre’. They continued their work together and decided to move down to Cardiff but then later on in around 1987 they…