News: World première of a new work by National Youth Arts Wales features lyrics by former Archbishop of Canterbury

Dr Rowan Williams has contributed lyrics for Sorrows of the Somme, a new orchestral and choral piece by the Welsh composer Brian Hughes. Commissioned by Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914-1918, Sorrows of the Somme is Hughes’ personal response to Welsh, English and German writings about the First World War and the battle for Mametz Woods …

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News: Hit off-Broadway comedy musical to play first dates outside of London at the @New_Theatre #MurderForTwo

Following acclaimed runs in New York and London, Murder For Two is heading to the New Theatre from 23 – 27 October. Murder For Two is a hilarious high-energy musical whodunit with a madcap twist and a loving homage to the canon of murder mystery plays. It’s a brilliant blend of music, mayhem and murder, with two actors playing thirteen characters …

News: Fast and furious bank robbery comedy caper breaks in to the @New_Theatre Cardiff

It’s been playing in London’s West End for nearly three years, and now Mischief Theatre’s smash-and-grab hit, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is coming to Cardiff’s New Theatre from 9 – 13 October. It’s summer 1958. Minneapolis City Bank has been entrusted with a priceless diamond. An escaped convict is dead set on pocketing the gem with the help …

News: Performances for the Curious is back with a new Autumn Season celebrating individuality, promoting diversity and supporting Welsh talent @TheCentre

Performances for the Curious is back for its second season at Wales Millennium Centre this autumn, with a programme of theatre and performance to celebrate individuality, promote diversity and showcase Welsh talent alongside some of the best international performers and boundary-pushing companies. Audiences can unleash their curiosity by choosing from over 25 performances which span …

News: Congratulations to @New_Theatre voted Wales Most Welcoming Theatre for a second year in a row @UK_Theatre #UKTawards

Part of the annual UK Theatre Awards, Most Welcoming Theatre is an opportunity for audiences across the country to celebrate their local theatres. Cassie Chadderton, Head of UK Theatre, said: “It is fantastic to see a record-breaking number of people all over the country casting votes in support of their local theatres this year. This …

News: @keithjack @MicaParisSoul @misJORGIEPORTER star in 30th Anniversary tour of @famemusicaluk coming to @New_Theatre Cardiff

KEITH JACK, MICA PARIS AND JORGIE PORTER TO STAR IN 30th ANNIVERSARY TOUR OF FAME - THE MUSICAL A brand new production of Fame – the Musical comes to Cardiff’s New Theatre next week from 24 – 29 September. Keith Jack plays Nick Piazza and is best-known as runner-up on BBC1’s Any Dream Will Do. His extensive theatre credits include: Joseph …

News: @mfhorne comes to Cardiff with the UK Tour of #RainMan at @New_Theatre

GAVIN AND STACEY’S MATHEW HORNE AND DOWNTON ABBEY’S ED SPELEERS STAR IN STAGE VERSION OF HIT FILM, RAIN MAN New Theatre, Cardiff’s autumn season features a host of big names and opens on the 10 September with the Classic Screen to Stage Theatre Company production of Rain Man. Mathew Horne (Gavin & Stacey, The Catherine Tate Show) stars as Raymond Babbit …

News: @TheCentre supporting @fosteringnet with the #FosterWalk in Cardiff in September

Wales Millennium Centre is supporting The Fostering Network’s ‘Foster Walk’ in Cardiff on Sunday the 9th of September 2018. The Centre will be the start and end point to the network’s flagship fundraising event, which aims to raise money to help The Fostering Network continue their work transforming the lives of fostered children. The 5k …

NEWS: August 2018 Update from Wales Millennium Centre Cardiff

CASTING NEWS– KINKY BOOTS  Kinky Boots is pleased to announce casting for the upcoming UK tour. Kayi Ushe will play the role of Lola, Paula Lane, known for her role as Kylie Platt in Coronation Street, will play Lauren and Joel Harper-Jackson will play Charlie. Also joining the Kinky Boots cast will be Demitri Lampra (Don), Adam Price (George) Helen Ternent (Nicola) who will be accompanied by Charlie Allen, Nicola Avino, Lizzie …