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  1. Hamed and Hessam Amiri stood outside Wales Millennium Centre

    We Fire Imagination: Hamed and Hessam Amiri

    We caught up with Hamed and Hessam Amiri to chat about their journey into the world of theatre and getting their family's story, The Boy with Two Hearts, from page to stage.

    Tue 10 May, 2022

  2. Tumi Williams stood outside WMC

    We Fire Imagination: Tumi Williams

    Halfway through his two year Creative Associate role, we caught up with musician, producer, chef and youth arts worker, Tumi Williams.

    Thu 28 April, 2022

  3. The two members of New Wave are wearing sunglasses and pointing at the camera.

    Sunday Sessions

    Introducing our brand new community music event, happening monthly at Radio Platfform.

    Wed 20 April, 2022


    Learning the ropes with junior apprenticeships

    Find out more about the junior apprenticeship workshops we've been helping to run here, with Cardiff and Vale College.

    Tue 12 April, 2022

  5. 10 treats to try this spring

    It’s the bright and brilliant season we have all been waiting for and we have a Spring top ten treat for you to enjoy.

    Mon 4 April, 2022

  6. Hijinx Unity Festival 2022

    Free pop-up street performances, live music, ticketed theatre and dance events in the Weston Studio and more. Hijinx’s Unity Festival is back!

    Mon 4 April, 2022

  7. The power of music

    From Judy Garland to the Scissor Sisters, Luke Hereford journeys through his queer childhood + musical influences ahead of our co-production Grandmother’s Closet (And What I Found There…)

    Sun 3 April, 2022

  8. Taking a walk with Jo Fong

    Molly Palmer took a walk with Creative Associate, Jo Fong as part of her 'Come Rain or Shine' project.

    Tue 29 March, 2022

  9. We Fire Imagination: Prendy

    Throughout the year we run FREE creative courses. Prendy joined us on a six-week radio course three years ago and has never looked back.

    Thu 24 March, 2022

  10. A sanctuary for eccentricity

    Luke Hereford, star of our musical adventure Grandmother’s Closet (and What I Found There…), tells us about the first place where he felt able to be his true self – his Nan’s house.

    Wed 23 March, 2022

  11. Sita Thomas

    Paid artist development programme

    ARISE - WALES CREATIVES is a year-long, paid artist development programme, supporting the next generation of early-career creatives of all ages across Wales.

    Tue 22 March, 2022

  12. On the airwaves with Radio Platfform

    Edward Lee, our Radio Platfform Station Co-ordinator looks back on 2021 and ahead to the exciting things the station will be delivering in 2022.

    Mon 21 March, 2022

  13. Celebrating our queer history

    Peter Darney, our cabaret producer and programmer, marks LGBT+ History Month by exploring how queer culture has inspired our work.

    Wed 16 February, 2022

  14. Seven cast members of Anthem standing together outside Wales Millennium Centre

    Meet the Cast: Anthem

    Meet the cast of Anthem, our new musical comedy set as the live final of a TV singing competition.

    Tue 15 February, 2022

  15. Dancers performing as part of Festival of Voice

    Investing in young people: Powerful Interventions

    Watch our latest film about Powerful interventions, an exciting youth-led commission that took place during Festival of Voice 2021.

    Mon 14 February, 2022

  16. illustration of a crochet tree

    Half term creative writing workshops

    At the foot of our 'Ancestree' we'll be holding drop-in workshops for writers aged 7+ of all abilities this half term.

    Mon 14 February, 2022

  17. A headshot image of Llinos Mai, smiling directly at the camera

    Heart, humour and catchy songs – Llinos Mai on Anthem

    Writer and co-composer Llinos Mai shares her inspirations for Anthem, our first Wales Millennium Centre production of 2022.

    Mon 31 January, 2022

  18. Top 10 shows to see in 2022

    We've got some incredible shows lined up. Here's 10 amazing shows taking you into summer!

    Fri 28 January, 2022

  19. Molly Palmer

    Radio Plattform Porth

    We now run two youth-led radio stations. Here's studio co-ordinator Molly Palmer on what's been happening at our sister station in Porth.

    Thu 27 January, 2022

  20. Exchange your tickets online

    Find out how to move your tickets to another date or time, or change your seats altogether on our website.

    Sat 1 January, 2022

  21. Rescheduled productions and performances

    Find all the latest information for productions and performance affected by the Coronavirus pandemic.

    Sat 1 January, 2022

  22. Coronavirus closure: December 2021

    Following Welsh Government announcements, all scheduled shows have been cancelled from 26 December 2021 until we can reopen.

    Wed 22 December, 2021

  23. Drag queen Polly Amourous pretending to eat a copy of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol

    Naughty and nice! Meet the XXXmas Carol company

    We've teamed up with Big Loop Theatre Company to bring you Cardiff's most chaotic anti-panto ever!

    Wed 8 December, 2021

  24. Samantha Womack as The White Witch

    Things to do with the family this Christmas

    With shows to suit all ages this season, come and make some lasting memories with your friends and family.

    Wed 1 December, 2021

  25. Christmas presents

    Give the gift of theatre this Christmas

    Our stockings are bursting at the seams with amazing theatre gifts for your loved ones this Christmas.

    Sun 28 November, 2021

  26. Diwali celebrations 2021

    Watch a video featuring highlights from this year's Diwali celebrations, when our Glanfa foyer was filled with Hindu music and culture for a few hours.

    Mon 22 November, 2021

  27. Festival of Voice 2021 highlights

    Take a look at highlights from this year's Festival of Voice featuring Hot Chip, Arab Strap, Ghostpoet, Brian Eno and more...

    Mon 15 November, 2021

  28. Festival Of Voice: 2021 Highlights

    Check out highlights from Festival Of Voice 2021 featuring Hot Chip, tricky and more.

    Mon 8 November, 2021

  29. Powerful Interventions: Reflecting on the journey

    Creative workshops, Covid and plenty of challenges. Artist Bethan Marlow chats about her incredible three year journey to deliver this exciting youth-led commission.

    Thu 4 November, 2021

  30. Diwali artwork

    Celebrate Diwali with us

    Find out about this year's Diwali celebrations and our free family event on Friday 12 November 2021.

    Wed 3 November, 2021

  31. A mirrored backstage dressing room

    Open casting call: Join our new production

    We're searching for performers be part of our next original production, to be staged in our Weston Studio in Spring 2022.

    Mon 1 November, 2021

  32. An illustration of a broken pencil

    Pencil Breakers

    Original pieces of writing from queer, disabled, activist voices to read and listen to.

    Wed 20 October, 2021

  33. People parading with paper lanterns through a foyer at Wales Millennium Centre

    Community Lantern Parade 2021

    Come and join in with the annual lantern parade and half-term lantern decorating workshops

    Tue 19 October, 2021

  34. Black History Month 2021

    Join in with our workshops and performances to mark this year's Black History Month.

    Tue 12 October, 2021

  35. Four actors holding up another actor in the air on his side

    In rehearsals: The Boy With Two Hearts

    Rehearsals are well underway for our first homegrown production since reopening our doors.

    Fri 17 September, 2021

  36. Immersive Arcade tour - drop-in sessions

    Come and experience some of the best examples of virtual reality and 360° experiences created in the UK over the last 20 years.

    Fri 10 September, 2021

  37. Capturing Carnival

    The dust may have settled on Butetown Carnival for another year but we're not quite done...

    Thu 9 September, 2021

  38. 3, 2, 1....We're open!

    It's great to be back, filling our theatre with people and atmosphere once again, and we've got lots of exciting news to share with you!

    Thu 9 September, 2021

  39. The Boy With Two Hearts cast members in rehearsal: Dana Haqjoo, Farshid Rokey, Ahmad Sakhi, Géhane Strehler, Shamail Ali

    Meet the Cast: The Boy with Two Hearts

    Meet the cast of our upcoming world premiere stage adaptation of The Boy with Two Hearts – a story of hope, from Afghanistan to Wales.

    Wed 8 September, 2021

  40. The band Hot Chip

    Festival of Voice 2021 Lineup – Hot Chip, Max Richter, Biig Piig + more

    We're beyond excited to be announcing our Festival of Voice 2021 lineup, featuring 20 acts from across Wales and the world.

    Tue 7 September, 2021

  41. David and Philippa Seligman

    Remembering David Seligman

    We were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of a great friend of the Centre.

    Thu 26 August, 2021

  42. Butetown Carnival 2021

    Carnival weekend is coming! There's loads happening outside the Centre so pop down on 29 - 30 August for the community fun, culture and live music.

    Wed 25 August, 2021

  43. Tumi Williams standing inside Wales Millennium Centre

    Introducing Tumi Williams

    We're getting to know each of our Creative Associates a little better. Come and meet Tumi...

    Thu 19 August, 2021

  44. Introducing Jo Fong

    We're getting to know each of our Creative Associates a little better. Come and meet Jo...

    Thu 12 August, 2021

  45. Crowd watching music

    Festival of Voice 2021 dates announced

    We're back from 4 - 7 November 2021 for four days of incredible live music, thought-provoking performance and inspirational talks.

    Tue 3 August, 2021

  46. Carnival costume making workshops

    Join us this August for free, artist-led costume making workshops for Butetown Carnival 2021.

    Tue 3 August, 2021

  47. A group of young people stood on a stage looking upwards

    Introducing our Youth Collective

    Meet our Youth Collective - nine young people will help to inform multiple aspects of our organisation and ensure we're an inclusive space for all.

    Fri 23 July, 2021

  48. Artwork by Ludo Natatorium

    Your Voice: Behind the scenes with our curator

    Exhibition curator, Brad Caleb Lee lifts the lid on our latest community exhibition which opens on 22 July 2021.

    Thu 22 July, 2021

  49. Acrobat walking on metal structure

    Cardiff Summer of Smiles

    We're got loads of exciting, mostly FREE activities lined up for the whole family down in Cardiff Bay, from dancing dinosaurs to drag aerobics, slapstick magic shows and more.

    Wed 30 June, 2021

  50. Introducing Ruslan Pilyarov

    We're getting to know each of our Creative Associates a little better, via a Q&A. Come and meet Ruslan...

    Tue 22 June, 2021

  51. Introducing Tafsila Khan

    We're be getting to know each of our Creative Associates a little better, via a Q&A. Come and meet Tafsila...

    Tue 15 June, 2021

  52. Introducing Nerida Bradley

    Over the coming weeks, we'll be getting to know each of our Creative Associates a little better, via a Q&A. First up, meet Nerida...

    Wed 9 June, 2021

  53. Group shot of our Creative Associates sitting down smiling

    Introducing our Creative Associates

    We’re delighted to introduce our first cohort of Creative Associates. This dynamic group of eight artists and practitioners join our team at a crucial stage in our story.

    Wed 26 May, 2021

  54. The road to reopening

    At long last, we are gearing up to gradually reopen Wales Millennium Centre.

    Thu 20 May, 2021

  55. Behind closed doors - April 2021

    April has been another busy, with summer knocking on the door. Find out all about our latest show news and more...

    Wed 5 May, 2021

  56. Behind closed doors - March 2021

    From digital festivals to live streaming and more. Here's what we got up this March.

    Tue 30 March, 2021

  57. Admiral logo


    We're delighted to announce that Admiral has become our latest corporate supporter.

    Wed 17 March, 2021


    Behind closed doors - February

    Take a look at what we got up to behind closed doors here in February 2021...

    Wed 10 March, 2021

  59. Four Welsh festivals, two days, one amazing line-up

    Four of Wales’ best-loved festivals  have joined forces in lockdown to create Gŵyl 2021; a free, online festival packed with unforgettable music and comedy, embracing diversity and dialogue.

    Tue 9 February, 2021

  60. Behind closed doors - January 2021

    Here's what we got up to behind closed doors in January...

    Thu 4 February, 2021


    We’ve kicked off February with some wonderful news. Garfield Weston Foundation have awarded Wales Millennium Centre £823,000 as part of its Weston Culture Fund.

    Wed 3 February, 2021

  62. Learning the ropes online with Radio Platfform

    Edward Lee our Outreach and Training Officer on Radio Platfform blogs about our free five-week training course kicking off online in February.

    Fri 29 January, 2021

  63. Long exposure photo on a street at night by Dee Bryan


    Local photographer, Dee Bryan recently sent us some of her lockdown photography for our Voices of Change exhibition. Here's Dee in her own words explaining the motivation behind this personal project.

    Wed 27 January, 2021

  64. Red, Pink, and Blue light by Bruno Thethe

    Call out: Creative Associates

    We’re proud to announce the creation of up to six full-time Creative Associate roles on two-year contracts at a salary of £25,000. Find out how to apply.

    Mon 25 January, 2021

  65. Focus on photography

    Our latest exhibition features photography by Black, Asian and ethnically diverse young people from in and around Cardiff.

    Wed 20 January, 2021

  66. bokeh light blur

    Wanted: innovative exhibition curator

    We're looking for an innovative curator to work on a community-led, multimedia arts exhibition encapsulating the lives, hopes and dreams of our audiences and communities during a unique moment in history.

    Tue 19 January, 2021

  67. Woman in Colour (2020) by Michael Burgess

    Seeing the light in lockdown

    As we find ourselves living through another lockdown, we're asking everyone to help us to create a new installation that fills our building and bring everyone together.

    Thu 14 January, 2021

  68. Behind closed doors - December

    We've already slipped into 2021 but there's still time (just) to reflect on what we go up to in December 2020.

    Fri 8 January, 2021

  69. Mae Gen I Hawl (I Have a Right)

    We’re celebrating Welsh Language Rights Day, find out more about the services we offer in Welsh to our customers, visitors and staff.

    Mon 7 December, 2020

  70. Behind closed doors - November

    It's been a wet and windy month but we're finally emerging from the storm we've all been weathering and starting to plan for the future, looking for new ways to inspire and impress Wales and the world.

    Thu 26 November, 2020

  71. In these stones horizons sing

    Our Director of Development and Partnerships, Sian Morgan reflects on what has been an exceptionally challenging year which ends ends with the promise of exciting opportunities.

    Thu 26 November, 2020

  72. Gabin Congolo in a blue seatshirt smiling

    Up and Coming: Gabin Kongolo

    Each month we're featuring up and coming young artists from Wales. First up it's Gabin Kongolo the actor and musician from Llanrumney who has a starring role in the new Grime film, 'Against All Odds'.

    Fri 20 November, 2020

  73. Young people stood outside a building holding a Welsh flag

    Future Generations and me

    Molly Palmer from our Radio Platfform team recently graduated as a member of the Future Generations Leadership Academy. Here's Molly in her own words writing about her extraordinary experiences at the Academy.

    Thu 5 November, 2020

  74. Autumn leaves by Peter Crosby

    Behind Closed Doors - October

    It's all go this October, in a month which saw us launch our Diversity Action Plan, receive exciting funding news from the Arts Council Of Wales and work with Cardiff Youth Council and local artists to showcase their powerful artwork across our building.

    Wed 28 October, 2020

  75. Colourful artwork for Black History Month 2020

    Black History 365

    While we’re closed, we’re trying hard to use the building in other creative and safe ways and our huge windows provide the perfect backdrop to showcase some amazing community artwork. Take a look at what we're doing for Black History 365.

    Tue 27 October, 2020

  76. Shows and events update

    All the latest updates on contacting our ticket office, postponed and rescheduled shows, FAQs and more…

    Wed 21 October, 2020

  77. Copper coloured steel tiles on the exterior of wales Millennium Centre. Image © Simon Ridgway


    We'd like to express our sincerest thanks to Arts Council of Wales for its financial support. This will enable us to retain roles and skills, support the wider arts community across Wales and ensure our building is safe when we reopen.

    Wed 21 October, 2020

  78. collage of people's portrait photographs

    Meet a Mentor: Polly and Jennifer

    Working with Create Jobs, we're proud to deliver Meet a Mentor: Behind the Lens; a four-month mentoring programme, funded by ScreenSkills.

    Mon 19 October, 2020

  79. A black woman with her eyes closed

    Diversity Action Plan

    This is our Diversity Action Plan, which aims to make our building, our work and our staff more inclusive. We are determined to get this right, for the benefit of all.

    Wed 14 October, 2020

  80. Two ladies wearing face masks

    Behind closed doors - September

    The building is still closed but we're still keeping busy behind closed doors, with digital and community projects and plenty of great Radio Platfform broadcasts.

    Thu 1 October, 2020

  81. Butetown Carnival Community Picnic

    On Sunday 20 September after months of planning we finally held a community celebration that was fully planned and coordinated during lockdown with our wonderful partners at Butetown Arts and Culture Association.

    Fri 25 September, 2020

  82. Three dancers from Rambert, dancing in a rehearsal space

    Live dance performance, but not as we know it

    Rambert’s full company of dancers are currently in the studio creating their first real-time, live-stream performance with leading choreographer and filmmaker, Wim Vandekeybus.

    Fri 18 September, 2020

  83. A collage featuring portrait shots of people

    Meet a Mentor: Dylan and Prano

    Working with Create Jobs, we're proud to deliver Meet a Mentor: Behind the Lens; a four-month mentoring programme, funded by ScreenSkills.

    Tue 15 September, 2020

  84. Butetown Carnival

    Butetown Carnival has an incredibly colourful history dating right back to the 1960s in Butetown Docklands. We caught up with some of the carnival organisers to chat about what makes it so special and why community is at its heart.

    Fri 28 August, 2020

  85. Behind closed doors - August

    It feels like autumn is just around the corner but hopefully you’ve all managed to find a little piece of sunshine somewhere amidst the wind and rain. Here's what we've been up to in August.

    Fri 28 August, 2020

  86. Brightly lit corridor with neon pink and yellow lighting reflecting off the walls

    Creative Voice Courses

    This September we're offering free online courses for anyone aged 16-25 including film making, radio production and print and zine-making.

    Thu 20 August, 2020

  87. Behind the scenes in lockdown

    You might be surprised to learn what happens inside this vast, empty building during an extended lockdown. From police training to sniffer dogs. It's all go!

    Tue 4 August, 2020

  88. sunflowers in a field

    Behind closed doors - July

    The summer months are flying by but we're still keeping busy behind closed doors and working hard with local communities on a range of exciting projects. Here's what we've been up to in July.

    Fri 31 July, 2020

  89. Create a piece of public art

    Fancy creating some art for us? We're currently inviting applications from individuals, community groups and/or community arts organisations across Wales to create a piece of public art to be displayed on our external fence.

    Thu 30 July, 2020

  90. Wales Millennium Centre Diversity Statement

    We acknowledge that our task starts with the urgent diversification of our workforce. Read our full statement here.

    Tue 14 July, 2020

  91. Black man with dreadlocks wearing a green t-shirt speaking into a microphone

    Are the Arts in Wales inherently racist?

    Our Creative Learning producer Jason Camilleri reflects on his career in the arts as a Welsh black man and considers the lack of diversity in the sector.

    Tue 14 July, 2020

  92. Support package for the arts

    The UK Government has announced a £1.57bn support package, £59m of which will be invested in Wales and we're very keen to hear further details.

    Mon 6 July, 2020

  93. Behind Closed Doors - June

    We may be closed but that doesn't mean we're not being creative. Here's a recap of what we've up to in June 2020.

    Thu 2 July, 2020

  94. Keeping the lights on

    Our Chairman, Peter Swinburn on the current crisis and the creative work we are continuing to do during lockdown.

    Fri 26 June, 2020

  95. Windrush Day 2020

    For Windrush Day 2020 we thought we'd take a closer look at one our incredible Community Ambassadors, Roma Taylor who arrived here in Wales from the Caribbean in 1948, aged 15.

    Mon 22 June, 2020

  96. The Boy With Two Hearts

    Love, loss and legacy. Here's what happened when Emma Evans, a Senior Producer from our Arts and Creative team met Hamad Amiri, author of The Boy with Two Hearts...

    Wed 17 June, 2020

  97. Closing until January 2021

    Mat Milsom on the difficult decision to close the venue until January 2021 due to the devastating impact the Coronavirus pandemic has had on the theatre industry.

    Fri 12 June, 2020


    Sadly, Festival of Voice will not be taking place this year. It has been a difficult decision but one that we had to take, due to the uncertainty around hosting music events during the Coronavirus pandemic.

    Thu 11 June, 2020

  99. The Sounds of Change

    Since Voices of Change launched we've had a huge variety of work submitted - from paintings to photography, poetry to film but music has also been a popular and powerful vehicle of expression.

    Mon 8 June, 2020

  100. World Environment Day

    We're not just a pretty face, sustainability has always been at the heart of this building's design and we're constantly striving to make our building as energy efficient as possible.

    Fri 5 June, 2020

  101. Creating with our community

    Gemma Hicks our Senior Community Engagement Producer looks back at some of the exciting projects she's worked on with the local community so far.

    Thu 4 June, 2020

  102. Voices of Change...Your story so far

    We've had some amazing submissions to our Voices of Change community project. Here's a taster of your story so far...

    Thu 21 May, 2020

  103. Janatt - backstage at Wales Millennium Centre

    Voices of Change

    Find out how you can get involved in our exciting community art project about the future - Voices of Change.

    Wed 6 May, 2020

  104. Broadcasting from my bedroom

    As we closed out doors our intrepid Radio Platfform presenters grabbed their mics and continued broadcasting; turning their bedrooms into radio studios.

    Thu 16 April, 2020

  105. 5 family friendly ideas for Easter

    Wondering how you’re going to keep the kids entertained this Easter? Here's five of our favourite indoor activities to keep the whole family happy

    Thu 9 April, 2020

  106. While we're in isolation...

    Our Artistic Director, Graeme Farrow, reflects on the current situation with the coronavirus and its impact on Wales Millennium Centre.

    Thu 2 April, 2020

  107. Wales Millennium Centre

    Coronavirus update

    An update from Mat Milsom, our Managing Director on coronavirus and our decision to close Wales Millennium Centre.

    Wed 18 March, 2020

  108. Making The Beauty Parade

    The Beauty Parade’s writer and director, Kaite O’Reilly and our Artistic Director, Graeme Farrow, spill the secrets on this hidden story from the Second World War and why we’ve chosen to tell it.

    Thu 5 March, 2020

  109. Free creative workshops this spring

    We've got some great workshops coming up for young people in both Welsh and English, looking at visual art, digital music and creative writing for radio.

    Mon 2 March, 2020

  110. Cate Le Bon stood outside wearing a red coat

    Catch up with Cate Le Bon

    We caught up with Festival of Voice’s guest curator Cate Le Bon to find out about her life, her work and who inspires her…

    Fri 28 February, 2020

  111. Lightbulb against a black background with idea clouds drawn in chalk next to it

    Action Learning opportunities explained

    Find out more about our Action Learning opportunities available for free to any independent producers and self-producing artists.

    Fri 28 February, 2020

  112. Top 5 dance shows this spring

    Five fabulous dance shows to get you on your feet and moving in 2020.

    Thu 27 February, 2020


    We're excited to announce that Welsh musician and producer Cate Le Bon joins Festival of Voice as a guest curator in 2020.

    Wed 19 February, 2020

  114. Come and perform here on St David's Day

    Fancy performing on our main theatre stage on St David's Day? Find out how your school or community can be involved.

    Mon 27 January, 2020

  115. Celebrating St Dwynwen's Day

    Love is in the air as we get closer to St Dwynwen's Day...

    Wed 22 January, 2020

  116. 10 Incredible Facts About Female Agents

    With The Beauty Parade coming soon; take a look at the extraordinary female agents who risked it all during the Second World War.

    Tue 21 January, 2020

  117. A New term of Welsh lessons

    Sophie Garrod, our Marketing Campaigns Officer has been learning Welsh since September. Find out how she’s getting on...

    Tue 14 January, 2020

  118. Artist Opportunities for Spring 2020

    Opportunities for artists at the Centre this spring

    Mon 13 January, 2020

  119. 12 bangers for 2020

    We've got some incredible shows lined up for 2020. Take a look at what's coming up and get booking.

    Fri 13 December, 2019

  120. 2019: what a year

    2019 was a huge year for us with dozens of fabulous shows including Jersey Boys and Les Misérables to name but a few. Here's our take on this year's highlights.

    Fri 13 December, 2019

  121. Fabulous Welsh-language festivities

    Get ready for Christmas with a fabulous dose of Welsh-language music, drag and comedy.

    Thu 28 November, 2019

  122. Seven reasons why we love Les Mis

    Our handy guide to Les Misérables' best bits, so you can storm the barricades in style in 2019.

    Wed 27 November, 2019

  123. Remembering Sir Donald Gordon

    Remembering Sir Donald Gordon – the South African businessman who donated £10 million to the building of Wales Millennium Centre.

    Wed 27 November, 2019

  124. Happy 15th Birthday to us

    It's hard to believe that we've just turned fifteen. Take a look at some of our highlights.

    Tue 26 November, 2019

  125. Eight Christmas stocking fillers

    We've hand-picked nine great Christmas gift ideas, so you can concentrate on the mince pies and mulled wine.

    Mon 25 November, 2019

  126. Inspiring the next generation

    A digital film project with young people focusing on the work of our Creative Learning team's projects.

    Wed 20 November, 2019

  127. Celebrating 25 years of the National Lottery

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the National Lottery, an organisation that has played a vital role in the work we do here.

    Mon 18 November, 2019

  128. Seven hits from the Movie Mix Tape

    David Mahoney gives us his seven of the best from his Movie Mix Tape night in November.

    Thu 31 October, 2019

  129. Get Up and Dance

    Check out these unmissable shows from the world of dance, including the Cardiff Dance Festival, Brendan Cole and AJ Live.

    Wed 23 October, 2019

  130. Carys Eleri, writer and performer of Lovecraft (Not the sex shop in Cardiff) and Cer i Garu...sori...GARU

    Making language sexy

    We went to chat with Carys Eleri to find out more about the process of adapting her award-winning show Lovecraft (Not the sex shop in Cardiff) to Welsh…

    Mon 21 October, 2019

  131. Seven screamers for Halloween

    We've got plenty of spooky things lined up for Halloween and beyond so take a look at what's ghouling on...

    Wed 16 October, 2019

  132. Ignite Your Curiousness in Welsh

    Take a look at our Welsh language performances that are coming up during this season of Performances for the Curious.

    Tue 15 October, 2019

  133. Two girls playing at a Tooling Up in the Valleys event

    Tooling up for life

    Find out what happened when young people aged 16+ spent three months working on a Tooling Up in the Valleys production.

    Mon 14 October, 2019

  134. Two dancers in an intimate scene from Sweat Baby Sweat for the Cardiff Dance Festival.

    Autumn Curious Season

    From now until Christmas we've got more than 30 incredible productions for you to choose from: including Drag, comedy, Burlesque, dance and more...

    Fri 11 October, 2019

  135. Join Gareth on his quest for fabulous, through memories and the real life accounts of one man.

    Great performances for less

    Our Pay What You Feel and Scratch Nights mean you get to see great performances for less.

    Thu 10 October, 2019

  136. Getting more out of volunteering

    Find out how volunteering helped Carol fight her depression, make new friends and inspired her to abseil off our roof.

    Tue 24 September, 2019

  137. Here Come the Girls

    Welcome to our world of inspiring and empowering women.

    Tue 24 September, 2019

  138. Summer workshops in Welsh-medium schools

    Here’s a snapshot of our Creative Learning workshops that took place at Welsh medium schools during the summer term.

    Thu 5 September, 2019

  139. Back to (Welsh) school

    Free Welsh courses are offered to all members of staff at the Centre. We caught up with Sophie who's about to begin the intensive course.

    Mon 2 September, 2019

  140. Top 10 shows this autumn

    Summer may be over but we're still turning up the heat. Here's 10 unmissable shows to see this autumn.

    Fri 30 August, 2019

  141. Relaxed performances

    Come and try our relaxed performances. We brighten the lights and lower the sound so you can make some noise and move around.

    Tue 20 August, 2019

  142. Supper Clwb this August

    There's plenty more great cabaret coming up this August at Supper Clwb - from comedy to drag, we've got it covered.

    Mon 12 August, 2019

  143. Voice of Wales in VR

    Pop down to our virtual reality zone this summer and get front row seats at some incredible Welsh music gigs in Voices of Wales.

    Thu 8 August, 2019

  144. It's Eisteddfod time again

    As we look forward to this year’s National Eisteddfod, we’re also looking back to this time last year, when we hosted it.

    Mon 29 July, 2019

  145. new Artist Development Associate role

    Year on year, we're producing more co-productions and we're excited to announce a new artistic development associate role.

    Thu 18 July, 2019

  146. Mad about musicals

    Hoarding show programmes? Humming show tunes in the shower? You might just be mad about musicals. Read on for the cure...

    Wed 10 July, 2019

  147. Experience theatre in a new way and volunteer

    Tony and Andy used to come here to drink coffee and see shows but now they've fallen in love with volunteering. Here's their take on why you should try it.

    Tue 25 June, 2019

  148. Burlesque performer, Dave the Bear

    Supper Clwb heats up for July

    Temperatures are set to soar for a sizzling July Supper Clwb. Check out the latest the lineup...

    Wed 19 June, 2019

  149. Tafwyl Highlights

    This weekend Tafwyl comes to Cardiff Castle. We can't wait to see some of our friends performing there.

    Mon 17 June, 2019

  150. Top 10 summer sizzlers

    With so much going on it's hard to know what to do, so here's our top 10 summer sizzlers for you to see this season.

    Tue 11 June, 2019

  151. Looking back on an incredible week

    We had an incredible week at the Cardiff and Vale Urdd National Eisteddfod (27 May - 1 June). Here are a few highlights...

    Mon 10 June, 2019

  152. Six great reasons to volunteer here

    There are loads of ways to volunteer here. Find out what Ian and Jane, our Membership and Engagement volunteers get up to.

    Tue 4 June, 2019

  153. Five reasons to spend a night at the musicals

    David Mahoney, conductor, producer and creative director gives you five great reasons to spend A Night at the Musicals.

    Mon 3 June, 2019

  154. Amazing gift ideas for Father's Day

    Make this year's Father's Day be the best ever with these fantastic gift ideas - from rock musicals to global explorers.

    Mon 13 May, 2019

  155. Mistar Urdd's Top 10

    The Urdd Eisteddfod is coming. Test your friends with our top ten facts about this uniquely Welsh festival.

    Mon 13 May, 2019

  156. A quick 'clonc' with one of our Welsh learners

    We offer free Welsh classes to all our staff. Kirsty recently completed an intensive Welsh course. Here's how she got on...

    Thu 25 April, 2019

  157. Three reasons not to miss The Nature of Why

    Boundary-breaking and immersive. Three reasons why you mustn't miss The Nature of Why this May.

    Wed 24 April, 2019

  158. Ushering in new volunteers

    A look at how young people can volunteer here and see some great theatre and musicals for free.

    Wed 10 April, 2019

  159. 10 of the Best from Motown the Musical

    More moves and grooves than you can possibly 'shake your thang' to. It's Motown the Musical.

    Mon 18 March, 2019

  160. Mother's Day treats

    Treat your mum to something special this Mother’s Day. We've lined up West End musicals, intimate performances and fab food.

    Thu 14 March, 2019

  161. Sharp knives and hot fire

    King Kong, hula hoop art, sharp swords and terrifying stunts. Meet the incredible performance artists behind Mary Bijou.

    Tue 12 March, 2019

  162. Four 'fab' things to see in Pepperland

    Four good reasons not to miss the sensational Pepperland this April.

    Tue 12 March, 2019

  163. 10 of the best curious performances

    Prepare yourselves for weapons of mass seduction, stand up and slam, striptease and more.

    Mon 11 March, 2019

  164. Watch a play yn Gymraeg (in Welsh)

    Read our handy guide to watching a play yn Gymraeg (in Welsh).

    Fri 1 March, 2019

  165. Mad to miss this March

    You’d have to be as mad as a March hare to miss these shows; from Bing to shows that make you sing…

    Thu 21 February, 2019

  166. Meet the Residents

    Find out what our eight resident companies are up to this month.

    Wed 20 February, 2019

  167. Top nights out this Spring

    If you’re after a great night out this spring them look no further. Here’s our pick of the bunch so far…

    Tue 12 February, 2019

  168. Agatha Christie 1922 © Christie Archive Trust

    Agatha Christie: 13 Fascinating Facts

    13 facts about Agatha Christie that might just surprise you...

    Mon 4 February, 2019

  169. Come dine with us

    Experience a different kind of dining with us; from Six Nation's brunches to Sunday lunches.

    Tue 29 January, 2019

  170. BBC Hoddinott Hall: 10 Years On

    Join BBC NOW's birthday celebrations as they look back on 10 years in BBC Hoddinott Hall.

    Fri 25 January, 2019

  171. RawFfest 2019

    RawFfest is coming to Cardiff. A youth arts festival by young people, for young people.

    Thu 24 January, 2019

  172. Developing young people

    Find out how Asha developed her self-confidence and vocal skills and landed a job at our youth-led radio station.

    Thu 20 December, 2018

  173. Big hitters for 2019

    Fresh from the world stage, these award-winning shows are winging their way to Cardiff in 2019.

    Tue 18 December, 2018

  174. What a year, 2018

    2018 was an amazing year at the Centre. Take a look back at some of the highlights.

    Fri 14 December, 2018

  175. Curious Christmas

    Le Gateau and Connie Orff donned their best frocks to record a Christmas carol with a difference...

    Mon 10 December, 2018

  176. Behind the Label at Christmas

    We caught up with some of the participants from Behind the Label about their experiences and performing on stage.

    Wed 5 December, 2018


    We've got 30 days to help 30 young people find their voice. Help us to raise £15,000 and transform some lives.

    Tue 20 November, 2018

  178. Curious about Cabaret

    Kick off the festive season in style with six of the best cabaret acts in ffresh.

    Wed 14 November, 2018

  179. Wicked lines

    10 of the best lines you'll ever hear from the hit musical, Wicked.

    Wed 14 November, 2018

  180. Dragged into the spotlight

    Dr Bev Ballcrusher on becoming a Drag Queen and a matriarch of the LGBT community.

    Wed 14 November, 2018

  181. And all that Jazz...

    Check out six of the best venues to catch some live Jazz in Cardiff this Winter.

    Wed 31 October, 2018

  182. 5 minutes with...Lucy Skilbeck

    Bulllish director, Lucy Skilbeck on labyrinths, Minotaurs and queerness in Greek mythology.

    Wed 24 October, 2018

  183. A Woman's World?

    Alun Saunders on becoming a Drag Queen and his quest to find long lasting, durable make-up.

    Wed 24 October, 2018

  184. Sleep no more...

    Macbeth, a post-apocalyptic world of anarchy and uncertainty.

    Mon 1 October, 2018

  185. Curious?

    Let your curiosity get the better of you with our new season.

    Thu 20 September, 2018

  186. For One Night Only

    National treasures, visiting for a one-off performance.

    Wed 19 September, 2018

  187. Autumn opera unleashed

    There's a storm brewing...

    Fri 14 September, 2018

  188. Happy Dahl Day

    Thu 13 September, 2018

  189. Strictly great dancing this autumn

    Tue 11 September, 2018

  190. James and the Giant Peach

    LEGO of your inner Dahl

    Come and see six of the best all under one roof.

    Wed 22 August, 2018

  191. Summer Holiday Season

    The Summer holidays are coming to an end but ours isn't over just yet.

    Thu 16 August, 2018

  192. Five must-see showstoppers

    Prepared to be wowed. Five shows you cannot afford to miss.

    Wed 15 August, 2018

  193. The Eisteddfod: a hub and hearth for the nation

    A true celebration of how the arts can bring people together.

    Tue 14 August, 2018

  194. Eisteddfod 2018

    The Eisteddfod in pictures. Take a look at some of this year's highlights.

    Tue 14 August, 2018

  195. Festival of Voice: 2018 Highlights

    Thanks to everyone that made our international festival one to remember.

    Mon 23 July, 2018

  196. Agatha Christie’s Mirror Crack’d heads to the stage

    First ever UK stage adaptation of Agatha Christie’s much-loved Miss Marple thriller, A Mirror Crack’d.

    Thu 17 May, 2018

  1. Daytime giggles: family fun at the cabaret

    This summer, cabaret isn't just for grown-ups! As we return with our strongest cabaret season yet, there’s plenty in the mix for kids too.

    Tue 13 July, 2021

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  2. We’re back! Fire your imagination with our 2021 programme

    Our theatre has been dark for over a year, our foyer silent… so we are very excited to welcome you back this summer!

    Thu 3 June, 2021

  3. Voices of Change live workshops

    Get involved in our Voices of Change exhibition by joining these fab free workshops, live on Instagram and Facebook.

    Fri 5 February, 2021

  4. Nadolig Llawen

    Our building may be closed, but our talented community of artists have stepped up and created beautiful festive exhibitions, bringing the space to life this Christmas.

    Thu 17 December, 2020

  5. Dydd Miwsig Cymru - Welsh Language Music Day

    Heledd Watkins from the band HMS Morris shares her favourite Welsh language artists.

    Fri 7 February, 2020

  6. Student offers for 2020

    Make your money go further in 2020 and grab some great student deals on some of our top shows.

    Mon 13 January, 2020