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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There are 16 events at this location
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- 134 min
- Directed by: Clint Eastwood
- Cast: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Jake McDorman
- UK release: 16 January 2015
Eastwood, noted for his kinship with the common soldier, is the ideal director for this true-life drama based on the autobiography of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle (Cooper). Cooper continues to be impressive but the film unravels when it shows Kyle's home life, failing to engage with either marital or wider political issues.
- 119 min
- Directed by: Alejandro González Iñárritu
- Cast: Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Zach Galifianakis, Naomi Watts, Amy Ryan
- UK release: 1 January 2015
Riggan Thompson (Keaton) played Birdman, a popular Hollywood superhero, but that was a while ago and he's having trouble getting the second art of his career started. A stellar cast (Norton, Watts, Stone) and fluid script prop up an award-worthy turn from Keaton, all mesmerisingly photographed by Lubezki. Highly…
A vision of the 80's urban nightlife. It's Friday night, it's disco night - time for Bouncers to come alive! John Godber's Bouncers was voted by the National Theatre as one of the greatest plays of the 20th century.
- 163 min
- Directed by: Richard Linklater
- Written by: Richard Linklater
- Cast: Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Ethan Hawke, Lorelei Linklater
- UK release: 11 July 2014
Made over 12 summers, Linklater's visionary Boyhood follows Mason (Coltrane) from age 5 to 18 as he grows up in real-time.
English National Opera Screen: La Traviata
- Directed by: Peter Konwitschny (dir)
- Written by: Verdi
Verdi's tragic drama about a scandalous love affair, beamed live from London.
Jamie Allan defies the boundaries of logic and blends illusion with high technology and laser manipulation.
The Imitation Game
- 113 min
- Directed by: Morten Tyldum
- Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode
- UK release: 14 November 2014
Historical drama about Alan Turing (Cumberbatch), father of modern computer science; how he and a team of codebreakers figured out how to beat the German Enigma machine during WWII, and his tragically early death. Triumphant slice of British heritage drama, with great emotional force and a touching performance from…
Julien Cotterau: Imagine Toi
With no set and no props, Julien creates entire worlds using only his own sound effects and mime talents.
National Theatre Live: Behind The Beautiful Forevers
- Directed by: Rufus Norris
- Written by: David Hare
National Theatre present David Hare's adaption of Katherine Boo's novel. Set in India the story follows the inhabitants of a makeshift slum who work in the garbage trade.
Thu 12 Mar
0300 365 6677
Nick Baker: Weird Creatures
A talk by the presenter of Channel Five's Weird Creatures, previous presenter of BBC One's The Really Wild Show and CBBC's Spring Watch.
Pan Oedd Y Byd Yn Fach
- Directed by: Aled Pedrick
- Written by: Sian Summers
Drama set in winter 1984 about betrayal, loyalty and becoming a man written by Sian Summers.
The cheeky, irritating one from TV's 'X-Factor' brings his swing-style crooning to a solo tour.
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
- 122 min
- Directed by: John Madden
- Cast: Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Judi Dench
This sequel to The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (yes, you may have guessed) has an ensemble cast, and follows the expansionist dreams of Sonny. He has his eye on a second property, but there are still predicaments to resolve in his first.
Fri 6 Mar
Sat 7 Mar
Sun 8 Mar
- 128 min
- Directed by: Ava DuVernay
- Cast: David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth, Tom Wilkinson
- UK release: 6 February 2015
The story of the 1965 civil rights marches from Selma to Montgomery, with Martin Luther King (Oyelowo) facing a nervous President Johnson (Wilkinson) and Alabama's racist Governor Wallace (Roth). Among a stellar cast Oyelowo is exceptional, and DuVernay and Webb capture both the greatness and the limitations of King's…
Tan & Spin
Harnisch-Lacey Dance present a double-bill, mixing contemporary dance with urban dance styles.
West Side Story: Neath Amateur Operatic Society Youth Theatre
- Written by: Arthur Laurents (book)
The amateur group present their take on the landmark Broadway musical featuring energetic dance routines and songs including Tonight, Maria, I Feel Pretty, Somewhere and America.
Wed 15 Apr
Thu 16 Apr
Fri 17 Apr
Sat 18 Apr
£7 (£5.50; Children £5; £23) / 0300 365 6677