Celebrations in Cwmdonkin Park

On the 7th September, there are several events sponsored by the Friends of Cwmdonkin Park. Bring your own picnics and chairs.

Dylan Thomas Shelter Stage, 12 noon - 5 pm

Live music from local artists and bands including The Shamoncies & Mark Montinaro, Danielle Lewis, Sam Gardner & Sarah Passmore, Eden Avenue, K9, Providence, Empty Shed Experience, Sian James, Blind River Scare and Lorraine King

Spoken Word, the Bowling Green, 2 pm - 5 pm

Dylan Thomas Poetry with Mark Montenaro, Jim Parc-Nest, Tony Webb, Fran Lock and Mab Jones

Evening Concert Stage, 5 pm - 6 pm

Stan Tracey's Under Milk Wood Jazz Suite

UK Filmharmonic Orchestra 7 pm - 8.30 pm

Featuring Peter Karrie

  • readings

    Extracts from Under Milk Wood

    with Dylan Thomas Community School at 1.30pm

  • book-market

    Local Stalls

    Crafts, food, books and clothing

  • willow weaving

    Workshop Marquee

    Willow weaving, guitar and poetry

  • sports

    Sports Activities

Download the Celebrations timetable hereDownload the full list of timings here.

Green Fuse Performers

  • Flossy and Boo

    Prepare to have your minds boggled by Flossy and Boo. You wont see them on stage, but you will find them mingling with the crowd with Flossy and Boo's

  • Jemma Krysa

    Jemma Krysa, an acoustic folk singer songwriter from the rural mining village Tairgwaith, near the Black Mountain in South Wales. Jemma’s unique voice

  • Danielle Lewis

    Danielle Lewis is a 21 year old acoustic folk/pop singer songwriter from New Quay, West Wales and published with Charlotte Church’s Publishing House a

  • Mark Montinaro

    "Often silly,sometimes serious, always pretentious!" (His Mum). Marks` work as a performer has taken him the West End to Covent Garden (Street Theatre

  • Izzy Young and Maria Lindström

    Izzy Young - the Folklorist and Maria Lindström will remind us of poems, songs and artists that will take us back to the 1960s when Izzy was the frien

  • Peter Fulton

    Peter Fulton was raised on early American poets and inspired by Dylan Thomas’ Under Milk Wood to write and then perform his first verse drama entitled

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