Newport Playgoers Society’s latest production is set to have audiences gripped as a darkly comedic thriller takes to the stage.
Tag Archives: February 2023
Review: Tic Toc, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff
Kate Griffin visits Cardiff’s Chapter Arts Centre as the Welsh tour of the new musical, Tic Toc gets underway.
Get Ready For Totally Tina as Tina Turner Show Plays Cardiff’s St David’s Hall
The magic of Tina Turner is set to strut on to the stage of Cardiff’s St David’s Hall this March as Justine Riddoch and a cast of talented performers pay homage to the Rock Queen’s greatest hits.
WAVDA Theatre Students Join St David’s Day Events in Ohio
Students from the Wales Academy of Voice and Dramatic Arts (WAVDA) are currently hard at work preparing for St. David’s Day celebrations with a difference.
New Novel, “The Unrespectable Woman” Reveals The Story of The Last Woman To Be Hanged in Wales – Roger Griffin Interview
A new novel tells the true story of Leslie James, the last woman to be hanged in Wales. She was sent to the gallows in 1907 for allegedly smothering a baby in her care – but was she really a killer? The Unrespectable Woman sheds light on the life behind the crimes and shows that the reality of the case is much more complex. Entertainment South Wales sat down with South Wales author Roger Griffin to ask about the creation of the book.
Inspiring Fight For Justice and Equality Celebrated in Touring Musical Tic Toc
A formidable female cast of Wales’ highly respected actresses will star in Tic Toc; an uplifting musical in both Welsh and English when the tour opens at Cardiff’s Chapter Arts Centre this week.
Review: Mamma Mia!, New Theatre, Cardiff
Thomas Howells visits Cardiff’s New Theatre to review the musical, Mamma Mia! featuring the music of ABBA.
Mamma Mia! Producer Judy Craymer Discusses ABBA Musical As It Arrives At Cardiff’s New Theatre
It’s the mother of all contemporary musicals, a global, record-breaking super trouper of a show that’s been seen by over 65 million people worldwide, in 50 productions and 16 different languages. MAMMA MIA! the feelgood musical with a score of irresistible ABBA songs, has given birth to two smash-hit films: the first, released in 2008, sank even the mighty Titanic at the box office; the second, 2018’s MAMMA MIA! Here We Go Again, is the most successful musical movie sequel of all time. Now, the show’s new UK Tour arrives at Cardiff’s New Theatre and It’s likely to prove just the pick-me-up that audiences crave to fight away the winter blues.
Review: Frankie – The Concert, The Riverfront, Newport
Andy Howells reviews Frankie-The Concert celebrating the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons at Newport’s Riverfront Theatre.
HiFi Sean Discusses Music Influences As He Releases Happy Ending with David McAlmont
HIFi Sean reveals his music DNA to Andy Howells