MaDCaff at Victoria Hall, but we weren’t all there

MaDCaff at Victoria Hall, but we weren’t all there

It was touch and go whether we'd manage to MaDCaff at all this time. With my very much missed other half, Miranda, being so unwell that she had to go to hospital less than 48 hrs before the show was due to go on. So I did consider

Read More
Catching up with 2018 in 2019

Catching up with 2018 in 2019

MaDCaff at Victoria Hall, March 2018 Somehow almost a year has passed by since our MadCaff in March 2018. It was a good show with lots of variety and fortunately I do have the pictures as a reminder of what happened as my memory is somewhat burned out.

Read More
MaDCaff was a Great Get Together at Victoria Hall, Lampeter

MaDCaff was a Great Get Together at Victoria Hall, Lampeter

On Saturday 17th June, MaDCaff was, as usual, a delightful mix of cake, poetry and song, but with a slightly more sombre feel as we paid tribute to murdered MP, Jo Cox, and our very own regular MaDCaffer, Steve Acworth, who sadly died suddenly last month. The audience

Read More
Yes, I’m late again and yes, we were and will be again at the Victoria Hall

Yes, I’m late again and yes, we were and will be again at the Victoria Hall

This is the video feed from the start of the event But then the battery in my sound equipment died and had to be replaced, hence horrible fiddling at the start of this section – but bear with it, it gets better. Come back tomorrow for news of

Read More

MaDCaff at L;ttle Sparks, Part 1 and Part 2

MaDCaff at L;ttle Sparks, Part 1 and Part 2

MaDCaff was delighted to be asked to be part of L;ttle Sparks, the first ever Welsh Mental Health Arts Festival. The Festival saw events across Wales from Cardiff to Caernarfon and many places in between. MaDCaff put on two events, one at Theatr Soar in Merthyr Tydfil and another at the National

Read More
The MaDCaffers travel to MediaCityUk

The MaDCaffers travel to MediaCityUk

Apologies for the lateness of this entry. Both of us have been dealing with health issues since we got back from Salford (nothing to do with the trip). It’s shocking how fast time passes when you’re not having fun. But I really want to share with you, dear

Read More

MaDCaff at Small World – yep, we’re back

MaDCaff at Small World – yep, we’re back

It was great to be back at Small World one year on from the start of MaDCaff. The event was well attended, with a diverse range of performers and performances. The Tom Gray Band opened the event with some lovely jazz covers, followed by Iain and Dixey, a

Read More

MaDCaff at the Victoria Hall

MaDCaff at the Victoria Hall

At last, here’s the event report from our Lampeter MaDCaff – one day before the next event – see Facebook for details of that, but first enjoy the memories of our evening in the Victoria Hall, Lampeter. We had a great time at the Victoria Hall in Lampeter

Read More

Yes, we are being noticed, and getting some interesting questions…..

Yes, we are being noticed, and getting some interesting questions…..

Last week Miranda and Rachel had a chat with Katherine Landergan who is a Graduate Journalism Student at City University, London, although she is actually from the other side of the pond. Katherine is writing about people with mental health conditions who have found unexpected  artistic benefits from seeing the

Read More