x

Surf Tailz - A FREE EVENT! Welsh National Opera Surf, Film and Music project. Running in the Porthca

by on Tuesday 29th July, 2008   1652 Views

Flyer Front © 2014 petergill.com

Flyer back © 2014 petergill.com

Calling all surfers or wannabe surfers
At bawb sy n syrffIo neu am fod yn syrffwyr

Supported by
Cefnogir gan wno.org.uk

Surf Tailz

Do you like surfing or want to learn? Want to make
and star in your own Surf DVD? Tell the world your
stories, make your own soundtrack?
Join Welsh National Opera this August for an awesome
week at the beach with sun, sand, surf, music, filming
and bacon butties…

Welsh National Opera is offering young people
living in Bridgend, Maesteg and Ogmore Vale
a unique chance to make and star in their own
Surf DVD to be premièred at Porthcawl’s 2008
Surf Cult Festival
this September.

GiVe us your Surf Tailz and we’ll:

• teach you how to improve or learn to surf
• show you skills for filming and get you shooting on land and in the sea
• help you write your own soundtrack based on your stories and musical interests

Surf Tailz runs for one week between Monday
11 and Friday 15 August 2008, 9.30am (for tea
and bacon butties) til 4pm, based in Porthcawl,
and is completely FREE!

We’ll also provide any boards and wetsuits you
may need, although you’re welcome to use your
own if you have them.
You’ll be working alongside a top-class team of
pros including a semi-pro surfer and surf coach
currently competing on the BPSA UK Pro Surf Tour;
an extreme sports cameraperson who shoots around
the world; a professional
writer, composer and musicians.

If you are:
• aged 14 - 25
• already a surfer or would like to learn (all levels accepted)
• interested in surfing, filming, music or any combination of those
• living in Bridgend, Maesteg and Ogmore Vale

Contact Claire Cressey at Welsh National Opera,
for further information or to sign up: claire.cressey@wno.org.uk

029 2063 5061 Supported by

Cefnogir gan
surf-cult.co.uk | wno.org.uk
petergill.com
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Bridgend County Council

Surf Tailz

Comments
Average rating of 3.4993 from 0 votes

1652 Visits -

News Fanning and Moore Ring the Bell
414

Fanning and Moore Ring the Bell

A cacophony of bells reverberated around the sandstone cliffs of Bells Beach on Wednesday, announcing the wins of two wholly unsurprising victors.

News Approaching Lines Film Festival: 24th and 26th April
971

Approaching Lines Film Festival: 24th and 26th April

The Approaching Lines Festival is a three-night extravaganza showcasing the cream of UK and International surf filmmaking.

Feature A Journey to the End of the World – Gauchos del Mar
9775

A Journey to the End of the World – Gauchos del Mar

Two Argentinian brothers journey into the myth infused archipelago of Patagonia.

Video Micronesia Inside Out
9296

Micronesia Inside Out

Drawn in by the ugly perfection of P-Pass, Alex and Koa Smith journeyed to those isolated dots of sand in the western Pacific and ended up scoring one of the best sessions of the year.

Video Ferg's Quiver, Episode 5 of Growing
17294

Ferg's Quiver, Episode 5 of Growing

Ferg talks about his eclectic quiver of surfboards before putting them through their paces in some of the best waves the North Atlantic has to offer

News Kepa Acero at Approaching Lines
5798

Kepa Acero at Approaching Lines

Internationally renowned filmmaker Kepa Acero comes to Cornwall to host a very special event as part of the Approaching Lines Festival.