Pontardawe Arts Centre

Pontardawe Arts Centre
Pontardawe Arts Centre
Herbert Street, Pontardawe, West Glamorgan, SA8 4ED
  • Box office 01792 863722
  • General enquiries 01792 863722
  • Opening times Mon–Fri 1.30pm–8pm.
  • Seasonal times Half hour before any shows on weekends
  • Box office times Mon–Fri noon–8pm & 1 hour before performances.
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  • Website npttheatres.co.uk/pontardawe/
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Pontardawe Arts Centre is based in the heart of Pontardawe, situated 10 minutes off the M4 and 20 minutes away from Swansea.

This multi-purpose venue hosts a 400-seat theatre which is used for live events and 3D digital cinema. There is a new studio space, cafe facilities, licensed bar, art gallery and dance studio. The beautiful traditional theatre hosts professional work of the highest calibre, including gigs, classical music, stand up comedy, celebrity talks, dance, drama, literature, children's events and more. Every packed season has something for everyone to enjoy.

We also run a weekly schedule of classes for all ages including drama, various dance, photography, poetry and more. Our snooker room has just been redesigned into a new smaller space studio with cafe facilities which will be opening soon. Pontardawe Arts Centre is available for private hire and is able to cater for all different requirements.

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  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 15 events at this location

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Traditional music group from Wales.

Thu 21 Jun

£12.90 (£10.75) / 01792 863722

Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise

Razor-sharp gags and intelligent one-liners from the double Sony Award-winning radio and TV writer.

Sat 24 Nov

£15 / 01792 863722

  • 19:30

Gary Delaney: There's Something About Gary

The something about Gary is that he has a lot of opinions on jokes and is going to let you hear them (and hopefully some jokes) on his latest tour.

Sat 24 Nov

£16.50 / 01792 863722

Karine Polwart

Contemporary folk songs from the award-winning singer-songwriter whose album Traces was shortlisted for the 2013 SAY award.

Fri 19 Oct

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01792 863722

Kast Off Kinks

Not quite a tribute band as the Kast off Kinks feature former members of the Kinks from through the years, including original drummer Mick Avory.

Sat 21 Apr

£16.13 / 01792 863722

The Last Supper

A performance piece where the audience eats and drinks with the performers and hears some famous last words.

Thu 19 Apr

£16.13 / 01792 863722

  • 19:30

Lightspeed From Pembroke Dock

Dirty Protest in co-production with Chapter and Torch Theatre present Mark Williams's play about what happens when Hollywood's best-loved spaceship lands on your doorstep.

Tue 24 Apr

£12.90 (£10.75; £5.38) / 01792 863722

  • 19:30

Mark Steel: Every Little Thing’s Going To Be Alright

  • 3 stars

Mark Steels talks about being adopted, and the remarkable things he discovered when searching for his biological parents.

Thu 12 Apr

£16.13 / 01792 863722

  • 20:00

Mark Steel: Every Little Thing's Gonna be Alright

The star of Radio 4’s Mark Steel’s in Town and newspaper columnist of the year is back with a new show guaranteed to make the world seem even more wild than it is.

Thu 12 Apr

£16.50 / 01792 863722

  • 20:00

Oskar's Amazing Adventure: Fideri Fidera (Ages 2-8)

The Anglo-Swiss Theatre presents the heart-warming, humorous play using a rich mix of storytelling, physical theatre, puppetry, music and song to tell the tale of a puppy's search for friendship in the wilderness of the Alps.

Thu 12 Apr

£7.70 (Children £5.50) / 01792 863722

  • 14:00

Rory McLeod

The award winning Orcadian troubadour performs magical music with a broad spectrum of influence from flamenco and blues to Celtic and calypso rhythms.

Fri 8 Jun

£10.75 / 01792 863722

Rory McLoed

Rhythmic storyteller, multi-instrumentalist. Telling unpalatable truths about broken hearts Social injustice in songs, that are percussive, bold, lyrical, deeply personal and have an unexpected edge to them, accompanied by spoons, harmonica, guitar, trombone and-tap-dancing shoes.

Fri 8 Jun

£10.75 / 01792 863722

  • 19:30

Talon: In The Raw

Talon bring you Eagles classics with beautiful acoustic arrangements, plus their own personal favourites in a brand new show for 2018.

Sat 23 Jun

£17.74 / 01792 863722

Talon: The Best of the Eagles

Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.

Sat 23 Jun

£17.73 / 01792 863722

  • 19:30

Zoe Lyons: Entry Level Human

The stand-up comic and Mock the Week regular discusses not really knowing what she's doing in life.

Sat 13 Oct

£16.50 / 01792 863722

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