In March 2010, Only Boys Aloud was launched as a new initiative to get boys singing in Wales, breathing new life into the Welsh Male Choir tradition and inspiring teenage boys to find confidence, community, joy, friendship through song. No audition, no fee and inclusivity is central to the scheme. With 13 choirs working in some of the most deprived areas in Wales, word of this phenomenon has spread throughout the globe. The boys’ Britain’s Got Talent audition clip has had well over 28 million views on YouTube and they have messages posted almost daily on their website from around the world. Created for a one-off concert in 2010, OBA has gone from strength to strength, gaining a momentous 3rd place in ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent in 2012, performing at Buckingham Palace in 2013 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the coronation, launching a brand-new Royal Caribbean Cruise Liner, signing an album deal with Sony and much, much more. Fast forward ten years and The Aloud Charity has now engaged with over 1,000 boys through Only Boys Aloud choirs in North and South Wales plus they’ve also created Only Kids Aloud and the Only Boys Aloud Academi. For this extra […]
Following two critically acclaimed tours and a West End run, Footloose is back and better than ever. City boy Ren thinks life is bad enough when he’s forced to move to a rural backwater in America. But his world comes to a standstill when he arrives at Bomont to find dancing and rock music are banned. Taking matters into his own hands, soon Ren has all hell breaking loose and the whole town on its feet. Based on the 1980s screen sensation which took the world by storm, Footloose sizzles with spirit, fun and the best in UK musical talent. With cutting edge modern choreography, you’ll enjoy classic 80s hits including Holding Out for a Hero, Almost Paradise, Let’s Hear It For The Boy and of course the unforgettable title track Footloose. Age guidance: 8+ Start time: Mon – Sat 7.30pm Thu & Sat 2.30pm Find out more and book tickets >
An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson celebrates the life and career of a man who has interviewed over 2000 of the most important cultural figures of the 20th and 21st centuries. In conversation with his son Mike and showing highlights from the Parkinson archive, An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson is a unique opportunity to get an intimate, entertaining and informative look at his remarkable journey from a pit village in Yorkshire to the top of those famous stairs, whilst reliving the best moments from a show that for many defined their Saturday night. Age guidance: 5+ Start time: 7.30pm Running time: Approximately 1 hour 50 minutes (including one interval) Find out more and book tickets >
Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA. Sophie’s quest to discover the father she’s never known brings her mother face to face with three men from her distant romantic past on the eve of a wedding they’ll never forget. This irresistibly funny show has been thrilling audiences all around the world and now there’s never been a better time to see this unforgettable musical in Llandudno. Whatever age you are, you can’t help but have the time of your life at MAMMA MIA!
An epic concert celebrating the very best scores from two of the greatest film music composers of all time. Inception Gladiator Superman Man of Steel Harry Potter Jurassic Park The Dark Knight Rises Pirates of the Caribbean Star Wars Batman Begins Indiana Jones E.T. And many more… Robert Emery conductor London Concert Orchestra
London’s number 1 original and longest running comedy clash show comes to CARDIFF by popular demand with a star-studded, action packed line up. This event was rescheduled from 12TH APRIL- All tickets remain valid for the new date. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID to gain entry. (See FAQs)
Direct from The West End and for one night only, experience the ultimate Whitney Houston tribute show brought to you within the iconic setting of the ICC Wales. Whitney: Queen of the Night is a stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. The show will take the audience on a magical rollercoaster ride through three decades of nostalgic hits that include: I Wanna Dance With Somebody, One Moment In Time, I’m Every Woman, I Will Always Love You, My Love Is Your Love, So Emotional Baby, Run to You, Saving All My Love, How Will I Know, Million Dollar Bill, The Greatest Love Of All, and many more… Join us for an unmissable evening as we pay homage to the Queen of Pop with a sensational cast and a stunning live band within the iconic setting of the ICC Wales.
Grab your wands, don your house robes, and apparate yourselves to the Glee Club! A very magical improv show awaits… Note: Spontaneous Potter is an unofficial show that is not endorsed by or affiliated with Warner Bros., JK Rowling or her publishers. All rights to the ‘Harry Potter’ books and associated trademarks are the property of JK Rowling / her publishers. All film / image rights associated with the film series are property of Warner Bros. This event was rescheduled from 27th April 2020- All tickets remain valid for the new date. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID to gain entry. (See FAQs)
Clara the shoemaker is hungry and cold. No one wants to buy her shoes. One morning to her surprise she finds someone has mysteriously made a pair of the snazziest footwear overnight. Shoes that will sell like hot cakes. Clara’s luck is about to change. Who does she need to thank for this wonderful turn of events? Katherine Chandler’s The Elves and the Shoemaker is the perfect way to introduce little ones to the magic of theatre. Ages 3 – 6. Find out more and book tickets >
Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes. This event was rescheduled from 28th May 2020- All tickets remain valid for the new date. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID. (See FAQs)
Following the huge success of The Empire Strikes Back tour throughout the UK earlier this year, the iconic climactic sixth episode of the Star Wars saga, Return Of The Jedi, will be presented live in concert across the UK for the first time with a live symphony orchestra performing the iconic score of Oscar winner, John Williams along with the film shown in HD on a huge screen. Return of the Jedi (1983) sees Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and co. joined by Yoda and the Ewoks in an adventure across the galaxy as Darth Vader prepares to unleash the final blow to the Rebel Alliance. Since the release of the first movie nearly 40 years ago, the Star Wars saga has had a seismic impact on both cinema and culture, inspiring audiences around the world with its mythic storytelling, captivating characters, ground-breaking special effects and iconic music scores.
2020 is a big one for Deacon Blue. They have announced a new album CITY OF LOVE which sees the multi-million selling band deliver eleven brilliant new tracks tethered by a singular belief – that even in the corners of a town or a life where no light falls, hope can prevail. Supported by a huge tour, the band will be coming to our city of love on 15 November.