Dance and Theatre

Lights. Zoom. Action!

Over the last 10 years, G-Expressions have produced and performed four sell out stage productions, with the fifth in the pipeline- but in line with the climate this year, things have had to be pushed back. Whilst it’s disappointing, as an organisation we have learned so much from the last year, and realised there are still many opportunities we can embrace. So…

GX Podcast- ‘Say it how it is’

Creative Discussion around life in South Wales. To read this article in Welsh: CLICK HERE The team at G-Expressions are proud to introduce ‘Say it how it is!’- a new podcast discussing anything from the biggest headlines to the smallest… a safe space for creators, performers and aspirational young people aged 11-25years, a platform without judgement where you can have your voice…

GX IS 10 – Press release.

To read this article in Welsh: CLICK HERE. Newport-based Dance and Theatre company G Expressions are 10 years old on Friday, November 20th. Over 3,000 visitors have to this date watched a GX show and over 100 dancers have passed through their doors in the past decade. On Friday night, 20th November, all friends, families, neighbors, partner organisations, and funders have been…

A place of belonging

Forming friendships through dance. As professionals, we can recognise that young people in today’s society face multiple pressures, many of which are pushed by expectations, the idea of fitting into a social norm, or mirroring what is around you. The desire to fit into a social group or friendship circle may tempt even us adults to wear a mask in the hope…

Understanding the physical benefits of dance

Promoting positive physical activity for young people Dance, like any sport, is a valuable way to increase a young person’s level of physical activity, and with that comes many health benefits. Within my dissertation study (The Impact of delivering dance through youth work programmes), I had the opportunity to explore this in more depth and gain a broader vision of the impact…