Theatre in Wales

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We regularly commission our team of experienced writers to write exclusive reviews of Welsh productions and performances by outside companies in Wales for the web site, as well as reproducing items that have appeared in other sources. We also review selected productions in the rest of the UK where they have a relevance to the theatre sector in Wales

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review of The Ugly Duckling ; click here to read the full review

QUACKING ALONG WITH WARMTH AND LAUGHTER.
The Ugly Duckling
Sherman Theatre at Sherman Theatre Cardiff
reviewed by Michael Kelligan , December-07-19
read 35 times

review of The Snow Queen ; click here to read the full review

“A SPECTACULAR NEW CHRISTMAS ADVENTURE FOR EVERYONE”
The Snow Queen
Sherman Theatre Company at Sherman Theatre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, December-04-19
read 46 times

review of Meeting Gorbachev ; click here to read the full review

Werner Herzog’s latest documentary presents an enticing and sympathetic perspective on the life & work of the Soviet Union’s last leader.
Meeting Gorbachev
Director: Werner Herzog at Chapter
reviewed by James Ellis, December-01-19
read 59 times

review of Les Miserables  ; click here to read the full review

“DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING ?”
Les Miserables
Cameron Mackintosh at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan , November-29-19
read 49 times

review of Lovecraft (Not the Sex Shop in Cardiff) ; click here to read the full review

Both Love and Craft in a Show Like No Other
Lovecraft (Not the Sex Shop in Cardiff)
Carys Eleri & Wales Millennium Centre at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-28-19
read 131 times

review of Hela- the Critical Round-up ; click here to read the full review

“The Other Room leading where other theatre companies, particularly the larger ones, are lagging”
Hela- the Critical Round-up
The Other Room at Porters
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-25-19
read 87 times

review of Kamil and Francis ; click here to read the full review

New Welsh Review at D J Britton Play
Kamil and Francis
Theatr Cadair at Taliesin
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-23-19
read 79 times

review of Rambert 2 at Cardiff Dance Festival ; click here to read the full review

Cardiff Dance Festival which explores the more cutting edge and challenging things happening in dance today.
Rambert 2 at Cardiff Dance Festival
Rambert 2 at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama's Richard Burton theatre
reviewed by Jenny March, November-21-19
read 96 times

review of Hamletmachine ; click here to read the full review

Volcano- the One & Only
Hamletmachine
Volcano at Volcano Building, Swansea
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-21-19
read 285 times

review of Nativity The Musical ; click here to read the full review

WARM HEARTED LAUGHTER – “SPARKLE AND SHINE”
Nativity The Musical
Jamie Wilson, Ramin Sabi, Entertainment One and Belgrade Theatre Coventer at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan , November-20-19
read 69 times

review of On Bear Ridge ; click here to read the full review

London Critics' Round-up: Part 2
On Bear Ridge
National Theatre Wales & Royal Court Theatre at Royal Court Theatre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-16-19
read 111 times

review of At National Theatre ; click here to read the full review

London Critics' Round-up of "On Bear Ridge": Part 1
At National Theatre
National Theatre Wales & Royal Court Theatre at Royal Court Theatre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-11-19
read 135 times

review of Mold Riots ; click here to read the full review

Guardian Impressed at Community Theatre
Mold Riots
Theatr Clwyd at Theatr Clwyd
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-07-19
read 114 times

review of Hela ; click here to read the full review

Cardiff pub theatre the Other Room has revealed the winner of its inaugural Violet Burns Playwright award, which aims to discover female writers from
Hela
The Other Room/in association with Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru. at The Other Room
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, November-06-19
read 283 times

review of Broadcast Media Reporting the Arts ; click here to read the full review

True to Form: No Interest from BBC Wales in Theatre Beyond Cardiff
Broadcast Media Reporting the Arts
Get the Chance sees “Pavilion” at Theatr Clwyd
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-03-19
read 132 times

review of Art ; click here to read the full review

Classy Revival Still Full of Meaning
Art
Black Rat Productions & Blackwood Miners’ Institute at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, October-31-19
read 208 times

review of Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 The Musical ; click here to read the full review

Sparkling musical ‘Hanging’ in the air!
Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 The Musical
Dolly Parton at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan , October-29-19
read 112 times

review of Eye of the Storm ; click here to read the full review

Why We Have Theatre in the Public Domain
Eye of the Storm
Theatr na nÓg & Swansea Grand Theatre at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, October-28-19
read 135 times

review of Theatre in Wales: Comment ; click here to read the full review

A Plea for a Digital Commons
Theatre in Wales: Comment
Common Space at Arts of Wales
reviewed by Adam Somerset, October-25-19
read 153 times

review of Hedda Gabler ; click here to read the full review

Fire, flowers & firearms haunt the stage in the Sherman’s latest indulgent production.
Hedda Gabler
Sherman Theatre at Sherman Theatre
reviewed by Weeping Tudor, October-23-19
read 180 times

review of The Mold Riots  ; click here to read the full review

aAtotal success as drama
The Mold Riots
Theatr Clwyd at Theatr Clwyd
reviewed by Victor Hallett, October-23-19
read 277 times

review of Small World Theatre ; click here to read the full review

Small World at 40 Years
Small World Theatre
Theatre Company Exhibition at Small World Theatre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, October-22-19
read 114 times

review of ON YOUR FEET/The story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan  ; click here to read the full review

COME AND SWAY TO THE CUBAN RYTHMS
ON YOUR FEET/The story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan
Jamie Wilson, Gavin Kalin and Associates at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan , October-21-19
read 108 times

review of In Memory ; click here to read the full review

My Personal Memory
In Memory
Keith Morris at Aberystwyth
reviewed by Adam Somerset, October-19-19
read 188 times

review of Arts Policy Report ; click here to read the full review

The Arts, the Nation & the State
Arts Policy Report
Seven Policy-Makers at the Arms Length Principle of Funding the Arts
reviewed by Adam Somerset, October-16-19
read 180 times

 

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