Jon Dafydd-Kidd

Outreach Coordinator
029 2063 5622,
jon.kidd@hijinx.org.uk

Jon specialises in inclusive creativity with a solid back ground in both Theatre and Music. He has taken great delight in working with theatre companies who are considered Welsh leaders in their fields, including The National Youth Theatre of Wales, Hijinx Theatre and Taking Flight Theatre Company. He has also enjoyed being a Creative Practitioner for Arts Council Wales initiative, Lead Creative Schools.

As well as working freelance, Jon founded the arts organisation COMMUSICATION (2012), and performance group Nid Fy Mwnciod I/Not My Monkeys (2015). Jon is currently a mentor for cARTrefu, an initiative bringing artisits into care settings to develop their own practice through residencies, and improve well being for residents. 

Jon was a Next Generation practitioner for the ASSITEJ Festival and World Conference 2017: Cradle of Creativity in Cape Town, selected as one of 28 individuals from around the globe. He has since joined the Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) UK board and stands as co-representative of TYA Cymru..

Latest News
All about Metamorphosis

We’re premiering a new online show, Metamorphosis, as part of Green Man Festival’s online party, ‘Field of Streams’ at 6pm on 22nd August. We were really looking forward to being a part of Green Man Festival this year, and now we can continue to do so – in an entirely unique and different way! 

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Hijinx Presents Its First Online Festival

 Today, we're launching Hijinx Online/ Ar-lein [24 April – 22 May] – a free festival of theatre and film to entertain those who are self-isolating due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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A Message from Hijinx...

Having closed our activity last Monday evening, we’ve spent the last few days coming to terms with not seeing our fantastic Hijinx actors, participants and team of both freelance and core staff every week. It’s quite a change, but the right one to keep everyone safe and healthy.

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