Comedy & Literature

LLWYBR CADFAN ~ ABATY CYMER

14:00 | Sunday, 17.07.22

Part of the Diocese of Bangor’s literary pilgrimage.

The event will focus on telling the story of faith, celebrating the local heritage and noting the importance of Cymer Abbey to the Christian history of Wales.

It will be an enjoyable afternoon in the company of the resident poets Siôn Aled and Sian Northey. The historical background of the Cistercian monks will be presented by the Venerable Andrew Jones, Archdeacon of Meirionydd. The ‘Mewn Cymeriad’ drama company’s first performance of ‘Cymeriad Cadfan’ with the well-known actor Llion Williams will bring the story to life. A musical performance from the talented musician Gwilym Bowen Rhys will be followed by a short service with contributions from the Revd Carwyn Siddalll and the Assistant Bishop of Bangor, the Right Reverend Mary Stallard. The Most Revd Andrew John, Archbishop of Wales will give the blessing.

This will be a Welsh-speaking event, an English translation of some items will be included in the programme.

Please register HERE.