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 …

Advertisements

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: Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition comes to Wales Millennium Centre alongside Black History Month celebrations

Marking 100 years since the iconic leader’s birth, the Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition joins a programme of Black History Month events celebrating Black history, arts and culture The Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition opens at Wales Millennium Centre on 5 October during Black History Month, the nationwide celebration of Black history, arts and culture. The major …

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 …

News: Latest from #WalesMillenniumCentre @TheCentre in June 2018

NEW SHOW- AGATHA CHRISTIE’S THE MIRROR CRACK’D TO BE ADAPTED FOR THE STAGE FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER IN THE UK  Wales Millennium Centre and Wiltshire Creative have announced the first ever UK stage adaptation of Agatha Christie’s much-loved Miss Marple thriller The Mirror Crack’d from Side to Side. The Mirror Crack’d will be a European Premiere, opening at Salisbury Playhouse on 15 February before touring to Dublin, Cambridge and Cardiff. …

NEWS: VOICES FROM WALES AND THE WORLD FULL #FoV2018 PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED 7 – 17 June 2018 #CARDIFF @TheCentre

LUMP (Laura Marling and Mike Lindsay), Charlotte Church, Gruff Rhys world premiere, Ibibio Sound Machine, talks, a street game and more contribute to the final programme for this June’s 11-day international arts festival    7 – 17 June 2018 Venues across Cardiff Created by Wales Millennium Centre New shows plus Discovery Ticket Packages on sale …

Review: @ShrekUKTour Wales Millennium Centre @TheCentre 11.4.18

Imagine for a moment you’re back in 2001 and the only kind of computer animated films were Disney’s. They’re good but once you get past the age of 12, there seemed to be a gap in the market. That gap was filled by Dreamworks and Shrek which gave enough simple plot and humour plus additional …

NEWS: More Festival of Voice #FoV2018 information @TheCentre

NEW MUSIC, NEW THEATRE COMMISSIONS, NEW VENUES – FESTIVAL OF VOICE REVEAL MORE FROM THE 2018 PROGRAMME Elvis Costello, Angélique Kidjo and Gwenno join the biennial international arts festival alongside new theatre, opera, talks and more7 – 17 June 2018 Venues across Cardiff - Created by Wales Millennium Centre festivalofvoice.wales #FoV2018 Two world-class Grammy Award-winning artists, …