The Gwyn Hall
- Telephone 0300 365 6677
- Opening times Mon–Sat 10am–8pm; Sun 11am–4pm.
- Website www.gwynhall.com
From concerts to comedy, movies to music, drama to dance, the Gwyn Hall has something for everyone!
The main auditorium, seating up to 393, hosts fantastic and varied live events, as well as first release cinema, seven days a week.
The Cinema Pod, seating 73, also shows first release films, as well as hosting a Kids Cinema Club every weekend, at pocket money prices.
The studio theatre is fully equipped with an LCD projector, 3m screen, lectern, sound and lighting equipment which are ideally suited for conferences. The studio theatre is designed with a sprung floor, mirrored wall and barres, making it a perfect space for performances, classes, dance and drama workshops.
The multi-purpose room is available for hire, for smaller groups.
Cafe bar and interval bar at the venue, private hire and catering available on request.
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Celebrating decades of golden hits with a recreation of the live Abba show.
- Directed by: Kerry Jones
- Written by: Kerry Jones
Classic panto fun with Aladdin Jafar and Princess Jasmine, featuring a mixture of traditional and modern music, custard pies and water pistols.
Sat 3 Jan 2015
Ballet Theatre UK: Swan lake
A spectacular new production of this timeless classic. This immortal tale tells of a princess held captive as a swan by the spell of an evil magician, a spell that can only be broken if a prince swears true love to her. Featuring new choreography by Artistic Director Christopher Moore and over 120 new costumes and…
Bars And Melody
Performance by a British duo consisting of rapper Leondre Devries and singer Charlie Lenehan who took part in the eighth series of Britain's Got Talent in 2014.
A re-formed configuration of the veteran Scotrockers whose hits include 'Fields of Fire' and 'In a Big Country'. They are joined on this leg of the tour by special guests Stevie Agnew, Dave Sharp and Simon Hugh.
The Book of Life
- 95 min
- Directed by: Jorge R Gutierrez
- Cast: Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum, Diego Luna, Ron Perlman
- UK release: 24 October 2014
Manolo (Luna) and best friend Joaquin (Tatum) are both in love with feisty Maria (Saldana), but it all goes El Sur when squabbling gods La Muerte (del Castillo) and Xibalba (Perlman) make a wager over who'll win her. Lively, colourful animation exploring dark themes, with great gags, superb voice work, and a delightful…
Sun 26 Oct
Mon 27 Oct
Tue 28 Oct
- 97 min
- Directed by: Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi
- Cast: Isaac Hempstead-Wright, Ben Kingsley, Elle Fanning, Toni Collette, Jared Harris, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Richard Ayoade, Tracy Morgan
- UK release: 12 September 2014
Eggs (Hempstead-Wright) lives underground with a family of Boxtrolls, marginalised creatures who make their home from rubbish. But then the trolls are hunted by a group of exterminators, led by the grotesque Snatcher (Kingsley). Adventurous, intense and sometimes disturbing animated movie, with plenty to keep adults…
Tue 28 Oct
Wed 29 Oct
Cwmni Mega: Patagonia
A Christmas show for children based on the heroic journey by the Welsh to Patagonia on board the former tea-clipper the Mimosa and their brave tales trying to establish a Welsh Settlement under such harsh conditions and in a country so far away.
Having recently squeezed his way back into the 'limelight' on reality TV shows Dancing On Ice and The Big Reunion 2 the runner-up of Pop Idol's first series returns to the stage.
- 145 min
- Directed by: David Fincher
- Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike
- UK release: 3 October 2014
Nick (Affleck) comes home on his fifth wedding anniversary to find his wife Amy (Pike) gone, and a series of revelations cast him in the worst possible light. Fincher directs with cool proficiency and a sense of brutal fun; Affleck is perfect, and Pike gives a bravura, breakout performance.
Hairspray: Cefn Saeson School
Musical comedy piled high with laughter, romance and deliriously tuneful songs.
- 80 min
- Directed by: Pawel Pawlikowski
- Cast: Agata Kulesza, Agata Trzebuchowska, Joanna Kulig
- UK release: 26 September 2014
Poland 1962; orphaned novice nun Sister Anna (Trzebuchowska) is about to take her vows when she finds out that she was originally named Ida and is Jewish, so she goes on a search for the truth about her parents. A thoughtful, beautifully shot but emotionally uninvolving coming-of-age story.
Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat: CWM Musical Youth Theatre
- Written by: Bill Kenwright
A student performance of the musical based on the biblical tale, featuring the songs Any Dream Will Do and Close Every Door To Me.
Wed 3 Dec
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Sat 6 Dec
£10 (£8; Children £8) / 0300 365 6677
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein
- Directed by: Danny Boyle
- Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Jonny Lee Miller
Mary Shelley's classic gothic tale realised by Danny Boyle in his return to theatre. The roles of Dr Frankenstein and the Creature are alternated between Benedict Cumberbatch and Johnny Lee Miller.
Pws Mewn Bwts
A Welsh version of the famous Puss in Boots adventure. The tall tale tells of a poor miller's son, Jac, who is left little in his father's will except a very talented cat.
A historical drama based around the legend of the Gunpowder plot as told from the perspective of one of Guy Fawkes's fellow conspirators.
Shakespeare Schools Festival
A unique arts-education initiative enabling young people to perform abridged productions of Shakespeare's most famous plays.
Doo wop nostalgia merchants, big in the 70s, with thinning quiffs these days, tour in celebration of their 40th year together.
Swinging at the Cotton Club
A step back to Harlem during the 1920s, with this exciting show celebrating the music and songs of New York's famous jazz club.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
- 101 min
- Directed by: Jonathan Liebesman
- Cast: Megan Fox, Alan Ritchson, Jeremy Howard, Pete Ploszek, Noel Fisher, Will Arnett, Danny Woodburn, William Fichtner, Johnny Knoxville, Tony Shalhoub
- UK release: 17 October 2014
Visually distinctive reboot of the franchise chronicling the adventures of four late-adolescent, martial-arts-trained, pizza-addicted chelonians and their intrepid reporter pal (Fox). The CGI-enhanced turtles are an improvement on their cinematic predecessors, Fox is commendably committed and Arnett is enjoyable as her…
Mon 27 Oct
Tue 28 Oct
The Twelve Days Of Christmas
- Written by: Steven Lee
Sing-a-long musical show based on the popular Christmas carol. Presented by the People's Theatre Company.
Tribute trio to Jimi Hendrix and Cream.
White Christmas: Neath Amateur Operatic Society
- Written by: Irving Berlin
A seasonal drama based on the classic film, with music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, featuring the perennially popular title song.