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Art Across The City 2015 opens onSaturday 21st March with a range of 15 contemporary artworks in public spaces across the city. These include new commissions by David Cushway,Graham Dolphin, Colin Priest, Emily Speed and Michael Stumpf.
Join us to celebrate the achievements of stroke survivors through the arts.
Come and be inspired by the artwork created by stroke survivors across South Wales and find out
more about their artistic journey.
Stand up comedians perfrom at Comedy Shed night, The Riverfront.
We’re kick-starting the summer at Wales Millennium Centre with the return of Calan Mai, our annual free folk music festival. This year’s Calan Mai brings together the very best folk musicians from Wales and beyond in four days of music, dancing and festivities.
Everybody in the theatre can hear you scream!
The Woman In Black is a gripping theatrical exploration of terror, thrilling audiences of all ages with its unique blend of suspense, drama and bold stagecraft.
National Theatre Wales returns to its birthplace in the south Wales valleys for the first production in its fifth season - a bold, anarchic new version of Bertolt Brecht’s 1939 anti-war play performed in and around the Merthyr Labour Club.
"What gets me through is knowing I took this pain, and saved all of you from suffering the same."
Stumbling down Clifton Street at 11:30am drunk, Effie is the kind of girl you'd avoid eye contact with, silently passing judgement. We think we know her, but we don't know the half of it.
Effie's life spirals through a mess of drink, drugs and drama every night, and a hangover worse than death the next day - till one night gives her the chance to be something more.
Gary Owen's powerful new adaptation of the enduring Greek myth drives home the high price people pay for society’s shortcomings.
Following on from the successful Wild Boar 2014, the challenge continues in the stunning surrounds of the Sirhowy Valley with its challenging terrain and commanding views.
The Caerphilly Challenge Series will have routes suitable for all fitness levels and abilities.
Winter 1984, and the Miners' Strike is raging. Money is tight and tensions are high.
In a quiet spot far from the fury of the picket line, a group of boys get together early one morning to show their support. But not everyone is welcome, and one violent and shocking act is about to change their lives forever.
A new play by Siân Summers about betrayal, loyalty and becoming a man.
This band hail from North Devon and feature double bass, fiddle, mandolin and vocals. They play classic tunes from the likes of Bill Monroe, The Stanley Brothers, Alison Krauss and Union Station alongside original material with mellow bluegrass, old timey and Irish influences, which they like to call the ‘Devonish mellow blend’.
A spectacular exhibition and exciting events programme celebrating the power of flowers in contemporary art.
We're off to see the Wizard…
This half term Orbit Theatre, Wales' no.1 amateur company, is on a journey down the yellow brick road to meet the wonderful Wizard of Oz.
Gypsy Fire’s brand new ‘Acoustic Spectacular’ theatre show, propels you on a fabulous musical journey through style and time.
The Big Splash Festival will return to the centre of Newport on 29 - 31 May 2015.
/ MUSIC / CIRCUS / STREET THEATRE / DANCE / COMEDY / SUNSET SPECTACULAR /
Join Edward Hancock (One Man Two Guvnors) as the effervescent, aristocratic fool Bertie Wooster andJason Thorpe (What the Butler Saw, Primeval) as his dutiful valet Jeeves, with Chris Ryan (The Young Ones,Absolutely Fabulous) as Seppings in this hilarious new production. Layering joy on joy, joke on joke, Jeeves and Wooster is a delightful evening of theatrical absurdity featuring P.G Wodehouse's iconic double act.
The Bodyguard, the award-winning musical based on the blockbuster film, is heading to the Centre, starring three-time Brit nominee and X-Factor winner,Alexandra Burke^ as Rachel Marron.
Hijinx Unity Festival 2015 is a celebration of the best inclusive and disability art from around the world, from 1-5 July. For the full festival programme, including details of a Family Weekend of free performances in Cardiff City Centre, see hijinxunity.org.uk.
Carlos Acosta, the world's favourite dancer, returns to the Centre with his most personal work to date, On Before.
As refreshing and thrilling as the day it was written, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! is the original feel-good musical.
Celebrating the vigour of America’s pioneering spirit with classic tunes and boot-stomping dances, we follow rugged cowboy Curly (Ashley Day) and the girl of his dreams, Laurey (Charlotte Wakefield), as they travel down love’s highway on an extremely bumpy surrey ride.
Featuring a live orchestra and overflowing with well known songs like I’m Just a Girl Who Cain’t Say No and the rousing title song, this brand new production from the award-winning producers of The King & I and Fiddler on the Roofbrings its audience romance, excitement and a score filled with sunshine.
With Belinda Lang as Aunt Eller and Gary Wilmot as Ali Hakim.
Music by RICHARD RODGERS
Book and Lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II
Based on the play ´Green Grow the Lilacs´ By Lynn Riggs
Original Dances by Agnes de Mille
Presented through special arrangement with R&H Theatricals Europe