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 A Regular Little Houdini ; click here to read the full review

Flying Bridge Flies
A Regular Little Houdini
Flying Bridge Theatre at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, February-10-17
read 76 times

review of Madame Butterfly ; click here to read the full review

More beauty from ‘Love’s Poisoned Chalice’
Madame Butterfly
Welsh National Opera at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, February-10-17
read 37 times

review of Macbeth ; click here to read the full review

Foul murder in Caerphilly’s medieval fortification.
Macbeth
Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru at Caerphilly Castle
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, February-09-17
read 100 times

review of La Bohème ; click here to read the full review

Great singing, great music; it really pulls the heart strings!
La Bohème
Welsh National Opera at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, February-02-17
read 79 times

review of Pink Mist ; click here to read the full review

Triumphant Return for Owen Sheers Drama
Pink Mist
Bristol Old Vic at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, February-01-17
read 105 times

review of A Regular Little Houdini ; click here to read the full review


A Regular Little Houdini
Flying Bridge Theatre at Chapter and touring
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, January-27-17
read 116 times

review of My Body Welsh ; click here to read the full review

A Nice One to Start 2017
My Body Welsh
Pontio, Invertigo Theatre Company & The Conker Group at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-26-17
read 170 times

review of The Moot Virginity of Caterine of Aragon ; click here to read the full review

"Love loves to wander-from one person to the next." (Schubert's Winterreise)
The Moot Virginity of Caterine of Aragon
The Belfast Ensemble at Sherman Theatre CARDIFF
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, January-25-17
read 130 times

review of Enough is Enough ; click here to read the full review

SHOUT IT ALL OUT
Enough is Enough
beware productions at Barnabas Arts House - Newport
reviewed by Michael Keligan, January-24-17
read 459 times

review of 2017 Theatre Commentary Kick-off ; click here to read the full review

Theatre Isn't Television
2017 Theatre Commentary Kick-off
Alexander Zeldin: “Love” & Katherine Soper: “Wish List” at Guardian Opinion
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-22-17
read 131 times

review of Meet Fred ; click here to read the full review

Cloth comedian warms our hearts
Meet Fred
Hijnx at Chapter
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, January-20-17
read 398 times

review of Jack and the Beanstalk  ; click here to read the full review

Colour, Comedy, Community & Much Else
Jack and the Beanstalk
The Wardens Company at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-19-17
read 166 times

review of Sunny Afternoon ; click here to read the full review

They really got me and every other Kink worshipper in this jam-packed theatre onto our feet clapping our hands and waving them frantically in the air!
Sunny Afternoon
Sonia Friedman Productions at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, January-17-17
read 122 times

review of That Was 2016 ; click here to read the full review

My Year of Theatre
That Was 2016
Theatre and Performance at Wales & Afar
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-01-17
read 321 times

review of Theatre Writing in 2016   ; click here to read the full review

The Globe (2): the Groundlings Respond
Theatre Writing in 2016
Theatre's Audience at Guardian
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-30-16
read 164 times

review of Theatre Writing in 2016 (2)  ; click here to read the full review

The Globe: an Example of Arts Writing Failing
Theatre Writing in 2016 (2)
Critics & Commentators at Guardian, Times & Stage
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-29-16
read 177 times

review of Theatre Talking to Itself ; click here to read the full review

Audiences & Audience Research- Unconvincing
Theatre Talking to Itself
Consultants and Others at Theatre Conference 2016
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-28-16
read 182 times

review of Theatre Writing in 2016 (1) ; click here to read the full review

Several Kinds of Bad
Theatre Writing in 2016 (1)
Various at Times, Guardian, Blogs et al
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-27-16
read 163 times

review of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat ; click here to read the full review

One Big Heart-Cheering Show to Close the Year
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Aberystwyth Arts Centre at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-22-16
read 646 times

review of Peter O’Toole: The Definitive Biography ; click here to read the full review

Winter Theatre Book (2) Not the Definitive Biography
Peter O’Toole: The Definitive Biography
Robert Sellers at Sidgwick and Jackson
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-20-16
read 181 times

review of Aladdin, The Wok 'n' Roll Panto  ; click here to read the full review

I was wholly won over by the exuberance and energy shown by the whole company.
Aladdin, The Wok 'n' Roll Panto
Theatr Clwyd. at Theatr Clwyd.
reviewed by Victor Hallett, December-19-16
read 232 times

review of Will and Me ; click here to read the full review

Winter Theatre Book- A Proper Look at Shakespeare
Will and Me
Dominic Dromgoole at Penguin
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-12-16
read 253 times

review of Looking Through Glass ; click here to read the full review

More Unexpected Joyous Madness".
Looking Through Glass
Difficult Stage at The Other Room – Porters
reviewed by David Cox, December-09-16
read 251 times

review of The Mousetrap ; click here to read the full review

Much Substance Beyond Genre
The Mousetrap
Mousetrap Productions at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-07-16
read 252 times

review of Roald Dahl’s Little Red Riding Hood & The Three little Pigs ; click here to read the full review

“A beacon for quality classical ballet in Wales.”
Roald Dahl’s Little Red Riding Hood & The Three little Pigs
Ballet Cymru/Riverfront Theatre at The Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan, December-04-16
read 223 times

 

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