Memo Arts Centre

Memo Arts Centre
7 Gladstone Road, Barry, South Glamorgan, CF62 8NA
  • Telephone 01446 738622
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  • Website www.memoartscentre.co.uk
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Popularly known as the Memo, the Barry Memorial Hall and Theatre is the largest multi-arts venue in the Vale of Glamorgan and Barry's only cinema. Inaugurated in 1932, it was named in remembrance of the local people who lost their lives in WWI.

Hosting regular arts events and concerts, plus a teenagers' nightclub, the main auditorium seats 886 (1,300 including standing).

Previous performers include Ant and Dec (as PJ and Duncan) and Len Rawle.

Events at this venue

There are 18 events at this location

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The Addams Family

Hit musical based on the popular film.

Sat 21 Apr

£12 (£10; Family £42) / 01446 738622

Best Of Wham!

Tribute to the 80s favourites with some George Michael solo hits as a bonus.

Sat 6 Oct

£23.50 / 01446 738622

  • 20:00

Beyond the Barricade

A selection of the best-loved songs from new and classic West End shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Les Miserables.

Thu 26 Apr

£22 / 01446 738622

The Bluejays

Classic rock'n'roll covers.

Sat 26 May

£20 (£18) / 01446 738622

The Dreamboys

The world famous male strippers strut their stuff.

Thu 28 Jun

£21.50 / 01446 738622

  • 20:00

FastLove

An affectionate celebration of the life and music of George Michael including his early days with Wham!.

Thu 17 May

£23.50 / 01446 738622

Forbidden Nights

Forbidden Nights is made up of a male vocalist, aerial artist, pole performer and fire act all with an element of strip tease – think Cirque du Soleil meets Magic Mike.

Fri 21 Sep

£18–£21.50 / 01446 738622

  • 19:30

The Invisible Man

A new production of the HG Wells’ classic from Ignition Theatre.

Wed 20 Jun

£12 (£10) / 01446 738622

  • 19:30

Jethro - The Count of Cornwall

Adult character comedy from the reactionary Cornishman and well-known Kipper.

Thu 14 Jun

£21.25 / 01446 738622

  • 19:30

Money for Nothing

A Dire Straits tribute band.

Fri 19 Oct

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01446 738622

National Theatre Live: Macbeth

  • 2018
  • Directed by: Rufus Norris
  • Cast: Anne-Marie Duff, Rory Kinnear

Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris sees Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.

Thu 10 May

£10 / 01446 738622

Royal Opera House: Manon

  • 2018
  • 2h 35min
  • Directed by: Kenneth MacMillan
  • UK release: 3 May 2018

Kenneth MacMillan's modern ballet is a powerful telling of Manon and Des Grieux’s tragic love, set to music by Massenet.

Thu 3 May

£11–£15 / 01446 738622

£14 / 01446 738622

  • 19:15

Royal Opera House: Swan Lake

  • 2018
  • 3h
  • Directed by: Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov, Liam Scarlett, Frederick Ashton
  • UK release: 12 June 2018

A new production of Tchaikovsky’s classical ballet, with additional choreography by Liam Scarlett and designs by John Macfarlane.

Tue 12 Jun

£11–£15 / 01446 738622

£14 / 01446 738622

  • 19:15

Royal Shakespeare Company: Romeo and Juliet

  • 2018

Shakespeare’s most famous story of love at first sight explodes with intense passion in this contemporary production with heartbreaking consequences.

Wed 18 Jul

£13 (£11) / 01446 738622

  • 19:00

RSC Live: The Merry Wives Of Windsor

  • 2018

A live screening of The Merry Wives of Windsor from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford upon Avon.

Wed 12 Sep

01446 738622

  • 19:00

Sister Act

BillBoard Ensemble present Sister Act, the feel-amazing musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film.

Fri 27 Jul

£14 (£12) / 01446 738622

  • 19:30

SuperSonic 70s Show

Six piece 'totally live' 70s tribute show.

Fri 9 Nov

£16 / 01446 738622

The Tina Turner Experience

High energy tribute to the iconic soul / rock singer.

Sat 15 Sep

£23 / 01446 738622

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