During the financial year 2018/19 the Trust made the following grants:




Agatha Christie Trust for Children

To support research into Childhood Leukaemia (1st of 3)


Welsh National Opera


Support for a new touring production of Rhondda Rips it Up!



Music Theatre Wales & National Dance Company Wales

To support a UK tour of PASSION a new dance opera.


National Museum Wales

Major Retrospective exhibition of works by David Nash at the NMW and off-site projects.  (2nd tranche)



British Library

To support the Save Our Sounds: Unlocking Our Sound Heritage, project in partnership with the National Library of Wales


Brecknock Art Trust

To purchase four Water Colour Gallery frames for Y Gaer in Brecon


National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain

To support places for young Welsh musicians.



Mousetrap Theatre Projects


To support the Theatre Openers Programme, (2nd year).



Arts & Business Cymru

To support the Prosper initiative, to develop the skills of junior fundraisers in smaller arts organisations in Wales


Sinfonia Cymru

Core artistic support over 3 years   (1st tranche)


Buxton International Festival

To support Outreach and engagement and Young Artists programme


Trac /Music Traditions Wales

To assist with the costs three residential rehearsal weekends, aimed at establishing a National Youth Folk Ensemble for Wales.


Vale of Glamorgan Festival

To support the “Journey to 50” across the 2018 and 2019 Festivals.


Oriel Myrddin Gallery

To support The Building Project, an exhibition and community visual arts project


Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

Support for the engagement of a String Quartet in Residence. 
(1st of 2)


The National Manuscripts Conservation Trust

For the preservation of historic manuscripts in Wales.


Finding Rhythms

Support for music based training in South Wales Prisons.


Mostyn Gallery

To support exhibitions by Josephine MeckSeper & Derek Boshier during 2019



Spinning Wheel Theatre Ltd.

Support for a new touring production of The Velveteen Rabbit for small venues across East Anglia.


Taliesin Arts Centre


To support a new commission of Requiem, for the Now The Hero project, from Johann Johannsson, & Owen Roberts  (2nd tranche)


Mid Wales Music Trust

To support the “Joined Up Music” Year 3 project in Powys


The Forget -me – not Chorus

To assist with costs of the creation of a new musical work relating to the WNO production of A Masked Ball.


Presteigne Festival

To support new commissions from Huw Watkins and Gareth Moorcraft.


Goldfield Productions


Support for the touring production of Hansel & Gretel and associated outreach activities.


Llandeilo Fawr Festival of Music

To support core costs of the 2018 Festival.


National Theatre of Wales

Mametz real time digital lesson plans. To provide information and insight into the 2014 NTW production, Mametz.



Theatr na nÓg

The White Feather, theatre production for young people in South Wales


Cardiff & Vale Health Charity

To support costs of a sculpture by Dilys Jackson for the “My Orchard” project at University Hospital Llandough


Circus Arts Academy

To support exhibition costs of Circus Life: Art and Artistes


Cowbridge Music Festival

To support core costs of the 2018 Festival


Longborough Festival Opera

Support for the 2018 Young Artist Programme, and production of  “The Coronation of Poppea”.