Canolfan y Clefyddydau Aberystwyth Arts Centre
- Telephone 01970 623232
- Opening times Mon–Sat 8am–11pm; Sun noon–8pm.
- Website www.aberystwythartscentre.co.uk
Wales's largest arts centre opened in 1970 and features a 312-seat theatre, a 900-seat concert hall, a studio and a cinema, plus gallery spaces, cafés, bars and shops. Operated by Aberystwyth University, it has over 700,000 visitors every year and maintains programmes of theatre, cinema, music, dance, the visual arts, stand-up comedy, talks & lectures, and other events.
The centre is situated in the University's Penglais campus, accessible by the 03 bus which runs to and from the town centre every 20 minutes between 7.40am–7.40pm during term time. The nearest train station, Aberystwyth, is in the town centre next to the main bus and coach station, and is approximately 11 minutes away by bus. The campus has large car parking which is free to the public after 5pm and at weekends.
- Provides: Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi
- Open since: 1970
There are 18 events at this location
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David Russell Hulme conducts the orchestra for a programme featuring Gershwin's masterpiece, Porgy And Bess.
Andy Parsons: Live & Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious
You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, Parsons is satirical and politically witty.
Sat 27 May 2017
Ballet Cymru: Romeo & Juliet
Shakespeare's tragic tale of young, star-crossed lovers is treated to a ballet adaptation by the award-winning company, featuring costumes by Georg Meyer-Wiel.
Ensemble Cymru: Coffee Concert
The established chamber music ensemble returns to Aberystwyth.
The Staffordshire trio of Tony Barrett, Denis Billau and Glen Buglass perform self-penned material that embraces folk, country and rock. With support from local group, Brenig.
Wed 8 Feb 2017
Authentic Appalachian and bluegrass from the British folk ensemble.
Jack And The Beanstalk
The Wardens presents a traditional family pantomime, featuring a poor boy, a hungry, sky-dwelling giant, some magic beans and a massive beanstalk.
Sat 7 Jan 2017
Sun 8 Jan 2017
Wed 11 Jan 2017
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat: Aberystwyth Arts Centre Youth Theatre
The company presents its take on Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's sparkling family musical featuring all the familiar songs including Any Dream Will Do, Jacob & Sons, Close Every Door and many more.
Wed 21 Dec
Thu 22 Dec
Fri 23 Dec
- Directed by: Ian Talbot
- Written by: Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie's play has been performed over 25,000 times. Now celebrating its diamond anniversary in the London West End, it's finally embarking on a UK tour.
Music Club: Del Mar Piano Trio
The trio performs works by Charlotte Bray, Frank Bridge, Benjamin Britten and John Ireland.
My Body Welsh
Pontio, Invertigo Theatre Company and The Conker Group present a mythical mystery by Tara Robinson and Steffan Donnelly.
Only Men Aloud
The Welsh male voice choir who were the deserving winners of the BBC's Last Choir Standing competition present a repertoire ranging from 17th century works to 21st century pop.
Adaptation of Owen Sheers's contemporary verse drama about three young Bristol men deployed to Afghanistan, directed by John Retallack and George Mann.
Tue 31 Jan 2017
Ross Noble: Brain Dump
The wild-haired Geordie, prone to wondrous tangents and surreal interludes, wanders back out on tour with a brand new show.
Doo wop nostalgia merchants, big in the 70s, with thinning quiffs these days, tour in celebration of their 40th year together.
Talon: The Best of the Eagles
Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.