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

2019 Arts Retrospective: High Confidence & Character
Broadcast Media Reporting the Arts
The Review of the Year Show at BBC Radio Wales
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-18-20
read 27 times

review of  A Journey to Vienna  ; click here to read the full review

Mary Elizabeth Williams sparkles in WNO concert filled with Viennese delights.
A Journey to Vienna
Orchestra of Welsh National Opera at The Riverfront, Newport,
reviewed by James Ellis, January-14-20
read 40 times

review of Peter Pan ; click here to read the full review

A bastion of traditional festive entertainment in Ceredigion
Peter Pan
The Aberystwyth Wardens at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Alan Rock, January-14-20
read 526 times

review of On Criticism & Critics ; click here to read the full review

Lessons from a Critical Year
On Criticism & Critics
My Critical 2019 at Theatre in Wales
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-12-20
read 45 times

review of The King and I ; click here to read the full review

“Whistle a Happy Tune”
The King and I
The Lincoln Center – New York at Wales Millennium Centre
reviewed by Michael Kelligan , January-09-20
read 36 times

review of My Year of Theatre ; click here to read the full review

Theatre Matters Over the Border
My Year of Theatre
Drama, Comedy, Musicals at Theatre Beyond Wales in 2019
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-05-20
read 91 times

review of My Year of Theatre ; click here to read the full review

Looking Strong
My Year of Theatre
My Year in Theatre at Wales & Beyond
reviewed by Adam Somerset, January-01-20
read 108 times

review of Cats ; click here to read the full review

Tom Hooper’s film version of the mega hit musical is a futile, wretched fever dream with huge cult potential.
Cats
Tom Hooper at Chapter
reviewed by James Ellis, December-28-19
read 224 times

review of Critical Christmas Cracker ; click here to read the full review

"Give up wanting to be liked, live with imposter syndrome, love what you do"
Critical Christmas Cracker
Spice & Nice Comment at The Arts in 2019 2nd Half
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-24-19
read 100 times

review of Critical Christmas Cracker ; click here to read the full review

Spicy Comment from 2019 First Half
Critical Christmas Cracker
Thirteen Cheering Items at Commentary on Culture
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-22-19
read 134 times

review of On Criticism & Critics ; click here to read the full review

Criticism's Shrinking, Culture's Loss
On Criticism & Critics
Michael Billington at Theatre Criticism
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-17-19
read 130 times

review of It's a Wonderful Life ; click here to read the full review

Cheer and a Tear for End of Year
It's a Wonderful Life
Lighthouse Theatre at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
reviewed by Adam Somerset, December-15-19
read 220 times

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

. The Rock 'n' Roll Panto by Christian Patterson.
Jack and the Beanstalk
Theatre Clwyd at
reviewed by Victor Hallett, December-13-19
read 127 times

review of The Curious Muchness Of Stuff And Nonsense  ; click here to read the full review

Another Classic Given The Hijinx Odyssey Treatment".
The Curious Muchness Of Stuff And Nonsense
Hijinx Odyssey Theatre at Weston Studio - Millennium Centre
reviewed by David and Dan, December-11-19
read 90 times

review of Cinderella  ; click here to read the full review

“THE FAIRY GODMOTHER OF ALL PANTOMIMES”
Cinderella
Qdos at New Theatre Cardiff
reviewed by Michael Kelligan , December-10-19
read 123 times

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 105 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 108 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 135 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 121 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 237 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 141 times

review of A Political Diary ; click here to read the full review

"A bit of me says, can't help liking him.”
A Political Diary
Election Diary Week 3 at Westminster General Election
reviewed by Adam Somerset, November-25-19
read 65 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 130 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 388 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 138 times

 

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