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Wales Millennium Centre is Wales’ national home for the performing arts in Cardiff Bay. One of the UK’s top cultural attractions and home to eight resident partners, this Welsh landmark stages musicals, opera, ballet, circus and contemporary dance alongside the UK’s largest programme of free performances.

Welsh National Opera:</br>Kiss Me, Kate

Welsh National Opera:
Kiss Me, Kate

Cole Porter

29 Sep - 02 Oct 16

Full of wit, dance, show business and hit songs, Kiss Me, Kate will leave any Tom, Dick or Harry grinning from ear to ear.


“The irresistible dancers of Ailey are back” (The New Yorker) after a five year absence from the UK with a dazzling array of offerings. 

Art Exhibitions

The Centre hosts a regular programme of exhibitions by a wide range of established and emerging artists, across a wide range of mediums.


We offer a range of inspiring family experiences here at the Centre, including many activities for our youngest visitors to enjoy.

A Good Clean Heart

A Good Clean Heart

in association with The Other Room and Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru

18 Oct - 22 Oct 16

This dynamic, bilingual play in Welsh and English from award-winning playwright Alun Saunders tells the story of two brothers, raised apart in separate families and different languages.

Stewart Lee: Content Provider

After four years writing and performing his TV show Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle, Content Provider is Stewart’s first brand new full-length show since the award-winning Carpet Remnant World.

Justin's Party

Justin's Party

11 Mar 17

Are you ready to party? Because BAFTA award winning actor Justin Fletcher is coming to town and YOU are invited!

Crazy for You

Crazy for You

Starring Tom Chambers

05 Sep - 09 Sep 17

Tom Chambers stars in the multi-award winning musical Crazy For You. With a fabulous score from the Gershwin's songbook including I Got Rhythm, They Can't Take That Away From Me, and Nice Work If You Can Get It.


Kate Rusby

Kate Rusby

06 Oct 16

Of all the stars in Folk Music’s dazzling firmament, few shine as brightly as Yorkshire’s Kate Rusby.

The Red Shoes - Matthew Bourne / New Adventures

A beloved fairytale and Academy Award-winning movie, The Red Shoes has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its tale of obsession, possession and one girl's dream to be the greatest dancer in the world.

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17 Jul - 29 Jul 17

Dust off your leather jackets and pull on your bobby-socks as the original, electrifying West End production of Grease gets set to light up the Centre.

Raslas Bach a Mawr

Raslas Bach a Mawr

Welsh Language Production

30 Nov 16

Theatr Bara Caws present a brand new family show by Wynford Ellis Owen and Mici Plwm with a cast including Iwan Charles, Llyr Evans and Carys Gwilym.