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New photos of Llandudno Weekend – professional photographer Paul Sampsons’ shots of the Jollies and New Follies

We had a lovely time by the side of the silvery sea in Llandudno this September! As part of a heritage lottery funded project, in collaboration with Venue Cymru, Promenade Promotions created a new pierrot troupe in honour of Will Catlin, the self-styled ‘King of Pierrots’, who toured pierrots throughout the country from 1894 until …

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Exhibition is open at Catlin’s Cafe @ Venue Cymru

The exhibition ran until 13th Jan 2019. It is available for use elsewhere. Just contact us! In Catlin’s Cafe at Venue Cymru (the site of Will Catlin’s Arcada) you will find an Exhibition on the Will Catlin’s Pierrot troupes that were the talk-of-the-town and major tourist attraction in Llandudno from the 1900s to the 1950s. …

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Seaside Follies – New Pierrot Troupe are alive in Llandudno

On Saturday 29th September 2018 new pierrot troupes – The New Follies and the youth team The Jollies – took to the Llandudno promenade and pier performing the art of the pierrots not seen in Britain since 2010. With songs and dances they performed 6 shows and did long walkabouts, to the delight of visitors …

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