Newport’s Riverfront Theatre and Arts Centre is co-producing a comedy-theatre piece with Newport-based performer Justin Teddy Cliffe on 21st and 22nd October, their first studio theatre performance and co-production since 2020, with support from Arts Council of Wales. The TigerFace Show is a semi-autobiographical, partly improvised, comedy-performance piece about childhood dreams, adulthood and mental health.Continue reading “The Tigerface Show Reminds Adults ‘What We Want To Be When We Grow Up!’”
Rachel and Thomas Howells review the musical, The Book of Mormon which plays Wales Millennium Centre until October 30, 2021.
Centrestage Cymru return to the stage of Newport’s Dolman Theatre from October 20th – October 23rd, 2021, with their presentation of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s rock musical Jesus Christ Superstar. 50 Years of Jesus Christ Superstar Centrestage Cymru’s presentation coincides with the 50th anniversary of Jesus Christ Superstar’s launching on Broadway on OctoberContinue reading “Centrestage Cymru Bring Jesus Christ Superstar To Newport’s Dolman Theatre”
Andy Howells reviews The Boy with Two Hearts at The Weston Studio, Wales Millennium Centre.
Following two triumphant seasons at The London Palladium, the sensational brand-new production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat comes to the New Theatre, Cardiff from Tuesday 3rd May to Saturday 14th May 2022. Alexandra Burke reprises her celebrated role as Narrator, joining Jac Yarrow who is preparing to don the famous coat in the titular role on tour.
Music icon Billy Idol will return to the UK in 2022 with The Roadside Tour featuring new music, a stack of timeless classics and his long-time lead guitarist and collaborator Steve Stevens. For his first appearances in the UK since 2018, Billy will play 6 Arena dates in June 2022 including Cardiff Motorpoint Arena on June 19, 2022.
Newport Playgoers are to return with their first post-lockdown presentation at Newport’s Dolman Theatre on October 12th. In Peter Quilter’s comedy, Glorious: The True Story of Florence Foster Jenkins, audiences will get to meet the worst opera singer in the world.
Formed in 2002, The Subways aka Charotte Cooper and Billy Lunn multiple chart-worthy album releases including Young for Eternity (2005), All Or Nothing (2008), Money And Celebrity (2011), and The Subways (2015), spawning a slew of hit singles including ‘Rock & Roll Queen’, ‘Oh Yeah’, ‘Girls & Boys’ and ‘We Don’t Need Money To Have A Good Time’.
Musical theatre royalty, the original Miss Saigon and two-time Disney Princess, Lea Salonga is coming to Cardiff in 2022 with her brand-new tour Dream Again.
Andy Howells visits Cardiff’s New Theatre to check out the new Peter James’ stage thriller Looking Good Dead.