History - Summer School
DAW has been successfully running summer courses, in a number of locations across Wales, for many years. The table below has details of previous Summer Schools
"Both Tutors were engageable and created a high regard for the seriousness needed, as well as the fun and enjoyable environment"
Bob McTurk Bursary – In memory of the late Bob McTurk, who was a former DAW Chair (1984-2004), the DAW Executive Committee elected to invest in the future of amateur theatre by creating a bursary for young people to attend DAW’s week-long Summer School.
- 2016 - Susan Monkton, The Unknown OUTCasts
- 2015 - Jonathan Johnston, BADG
- 2012 - Bethan Thomas, The Unknown OUTCasts
- 2011 - Lyon Devereux, Mold Youth Works
- 2010 - Andrew Machin, The Unknown Theatre Company
- 2009 - Catherine Morgan, Newport Playgoers Society
- 2008 - Helena Devereux, Mold Youth Works
Use the links below to go to the info and memories that we have from each year, which you'll notice are incomplete. If you have information / memories of these Summer Schools which can add to our archive, we'd be glad to hear from you.
"A varied course, movement, games, learning to make pictures without always putting text first"
Updated February 2017