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More details - Katarina Karnéus and Julius Drake
Katarina Karnéus mezzo-soprano and Julius Drake piano. Mary Queen of Scots reflects upon her fate; Alma Mahler and Alban Berg explore the sensuous subconscious of fin-de-siècle Vienna, and Ture Rangström channels the poetry of the land of midnight sun.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Tue 18 Jun 19

More details - Electrolyte
WE ARE A BLIP. A SPEC OF DUST. TO BE WIPED OFF THE FACE OF TIME LIKE YOU MIGHT A BIKE CHAIN’S RUST. BUT TO EACH OF US, WE ARE EVERYTHING’ Jessie’s sick of Leeds, a city she thought she would never leave. But the aimlessness of the people she once believed she would always need is suffocating.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Tue 18 Jun 19

More details - Fathers Day
Celebrate Fathers Day with your loved ones in on of the most beautifull venues in Cardiff. Dine in style and enjoy 3 course meal package and gift for dad.
Chapel 1877 Bar & Restaurant Churchill Way, Cardiff
Sun 16 Jun 19

More details - Father's Day Specials
Father’s Day treat at the Brecon Mountain Railway! Bring your father with you and he can travel for the price of a child. Your dad whatever his age will enjoy a day out at the Brecon Mountain Railway whether it’s reminiscing about steam trains, engineering, building or just a trip down memory lane.
Brecon Mountain Railway Pant Station, Merthyr Tydfil
Sun 16 Jun 19

More details - Joust!
A fantastic family day out and a huge favourite with the crowds, The Knights of Royal England return with a dazzling show and an epic display of jousting.
Cardiff Castle Castle Street, Cardiff
Sat 15 Jun 19

More details - Dame Kiri Te Kanawa and Frederica von Stade
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa and Frederica von Stade, two of opera’s finest singers, discuss their lives and careers.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sat 15 Jun 19

More details - BBC Cardiff Singer of the World - Song Prize Heats
BBC Cardiff Singer of the World is a life-changing experience for twenty young singers at the start of their professional careers. Over four hundred gifted singers applied from all over the world, and the final twenty have made it through a rigorous selection process.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sat 15 Jun 19

More details - St Fagans Craft Festival
Craft and making is at the heart of St Fagans and its collections. Our new galleries are filled with handmade objects - some over 200,000 years old. From the humblest bowl to the finest textiles – the urge to shape, make, mend and decorate and has always been with us.
St Fagans National Museum of History St Fagans, Cardiff
Sat 15 Jun 19

More details - The Prisoner / Fidelio Act ll
This unique double-bill brings together the BBC National Orchestra of Wales alongside WNO Chorus and WNO Community Chorus. The Prisoner is a one-act opera and originally a radio opera, based on the short story, La torture par l’espérance (‘Torture by Hope’).
Wales Millennium Centre, Bite Place, Cardiff
Fri 14 Jun 19

More details - Jagged Little Pill - A Tribute To Alanis Morissette’s Iconic Album
Following the show’s hugely successful sell-out nationwide 2017 tour, Jagged Little Pill is back on the road paying tribute to Alanis Morissette and her iconic album. Hear hits like Head Over Feet, You Oughta Know, You Learn and the 90s anthem Ironic.
The Globe, Cardiff 125 Albany Rd
Thu 13 Jun 19

More details - Mrs. Brown’s Boys D’Musical£
The Award Winning Brendan O’Carroll and Mrs. Brown’s Boys invite you to their brand new production “Mrs. Brown’s Boys D’Musical£” coming to arenas across the UK and Ireland in 2019. Mrs. Brown’s Boys success has been nothing short of incredible. Voted the No.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Thu 13 Jun 19

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt - Cardiff
Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with her successful Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
Llandaff Institute 10 High Street Cardiff
Wed 12 Jun 19

More details - The Consul
Menotti’s urgent appeal for more compassion and humanity is the opera for our times Gian Carlo Menotti’s 1950 work The Consul – about the desperate wait for a visa – could not be more topical. Menotti’s urgent appeal for more compassion and humanity is the opera for our times.
Wales Millennium Centre, Bite Place, Cardiff
Wed 12 Jun 19

More details - Theatr Gen Creu Ar Daith: 'Sgrifennodd Honna?
Rehearsed readings of plays by local playwrights Melangell Dolma, Cai Llewelyn Evans, Gruffudd Eifion Owen and Lowri Morgan. Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru’s 2019 New Playwrights’ Group project culminates in a series of rehearsed readings across Wales of new plays by the new wave of Welsh-language playwrights.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Tue 11 Jun 19

More details - Stones in his Pockets
A small village in rural Ireland is turned upside down when a major Hollywood film studio descends to make a historical blockbuster on location. The story is told through the eyes of Charlie Conlon and Jake Quinn, employed as extras along with numerous other locals.
New Theatre Park Place, Cardiff
Mon 10 Jun 19

More details - Huw Warren & Jovino Santos Neto
AmserJazzTime Festival: Renowned Welsh jazz pianist and lover of Brazilian music Huw Warren joins forces with Jovino Santos Neto for a playful evening of Brazilian inspired piano and accordion duos, and guests.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sat 8 Jun 19

More details - Wellbeing Festival
Everyone’s feeling the strain these days and if you are feeling frazzled and stressed out by your busy life, it might well be worth taking some time away from the Saturday chores to come along to our Wellbeing Festival to see what you can do to make your life easier.
National Museum Cardiff Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sat 8 Jun 19

More details - Mark Watson: The Infinite Show
Cluster-bombed with yoghurt on ’Taskmaster’, half-killed on ’Bear Grylls’ Celebrity Island’, Watson returns to what he’s best at: being indoors.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Sat 8 Jun 19

More details - AmserJazzTime Festival: Hannah Grace
Hailing from Bridgend, Hannah’s training at the College has led her into a successful career as a jazz and soul inspired singer and songwriter.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Fri 7 Jun 19

More details - Stewart Francis: Into the Punset
The star of ’Mock the Week’, ’Live at the Apollo’ and ’Crackerjack*’ embarks on a brand-new show, in this, his last tour EVER!!! See him before he heads off... INTO THE PUNSET. *He’s joking. He wasn’t really in Crackerjack...
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Fri 7 Jun 19

More details - Dead Man Walking
Dead Man Walking is the first opera by Jake Heggie, with a libretto by Terrence McNally. It is based on the book by Sister Helen Prejean that first found international fame when it was made into a film starring Susan Sarandon.
Wales Millennium Centre, Bite Place, Cardiff
Fri 7 Jun 19

More details - AmserJazzTime Festival: Snowpoet
Led by graduate of the college, multi-instrumentalist Chris Hyson, along with vocalist Lauren Kinsella, Snowpoet’s music is infectious and delicate. They’ve won rave reviews for their compelling sound and a reputation as one of the most innovative and creative new bands in the UK today.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Thu 6 Jun 19

More details - Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John
It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian is back, with a brand new live show. In a six-year break from stand-up, a lot has happened to Rhod. Almost all of it s**t. And just when he thought he’d hit rock bottom, he met a bloke...called John.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Thu 6 Jun 19

More details - Elkie Brooks
Long before the end of a live show and the frequent standing ovations that accompany it, there comes a point where Elkie does something so amazing that it leaves her audience almost spellbound.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Wed 5 Jun 19

More details - Ian Stoutzker Prize: Final
Join us for the exciting finale of the annual Ian Stoutzker Prize to find the most outstanding vocalist at the Royal Welsh College 2019.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Wed 5 Jun 19

More details - Cotton Fingers
A timely, politically-charged and vividly written show made by an exceptionally talented, all-female creative team. Aoife is hungry and in need of something to do. Cillian makes a mean cheese toastie. As Aoife’s boredom and hunger are satisfied by half an hour in Cillian’s bed, her life changes forever.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Wed 5 Jun 19

More details - Blair Dunlop: Roots Unearthed
2018 saw Blair release his 4th album ‘Notes From An Island’ on his own label to rave reviews bringing in previous collaborator Ed Harcourt as producer.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Tue 4 Jun 19

More details - Dirty Dancing
Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story on Stage is back, exploding with heart-pounding music, breathtaking emotion and sensationally sexy dancing.
New Theatre Park Place, Cardiff
Tue 4 Jun 19

More details - Al Murray Landlord of Hope and Glory Tour 2019
Citizens of Hope and Glory! Our new tomorrow beckons. A new tomorrow that smells reassuringly of yesterday, but with wifi. One last heave and we will be there. And when the going gets tough the tough get going. Although the going won’t get tough and anyone who tells you it is going to be tough is lying.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Mon 3 Jun 19

More details - Albion Quartet
Tamsin Waley-Cohen leads our String Quartet in Residence in a programme of chamber music that’s quite simply larger than life. Beethoven’s last string quartet can’t decide whether to laugh or cry, while Thomas Larcher aims to ’break away from restraints both real and imagined’.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sun 2 Jun 19

More details - The Drifters
The Drifters are back on tour in the UK with a brand-new show performing all their classic hits from the last six decades.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Sat 1 Jun 19

More details - Wallace & Gromit’s Musical Marvels
Join everyone’s favourite dynamic duo as Wallace prepares to perform his musical masterpiece My Concerto in Eee Lad with help from his faithful canine companion Gromit...what could possibly go wrong£!
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Sat 1 Jun 19

More details - Ministry of Sound - The Annual Classical
The world’s most iconic dance brand, Ministry of Sound, proudly presents The Annual Classical, the orchestral reimagining of the best selling dance music compilation series of all time, ‘The Annual’.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Fri 31 May 19

More details - Conducting Showcase 2019 with the WNO Orchestra
Royal Welsh College conducting students direct the internationally acclaimed WNO Orchestra in a beautiful programme of lyrical legends.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Fri 31 May 19

More details - Inside Out Festival
Join Bugzy Malone, Not3S and DJEZ plus many more at Inside Out Festival in Cardiff this summer. Bugzy Malone and Not3S will headline Friday and DJEZ the Saturday. This is an 18+ event.
Bute Park and Arboretum North Road, Cardiff
Fri 31 May 19

More details - Studio Comedy Club: May
Sherman Theatre showcases some of Britain’s brightest and funniest comedians. Alongside our programme of touring shows from top comedians in the Main House, the Studio is home every month to our Comedy Club.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Fri 31 May 19

More details - The Kingdom Choir
The Kingdom Choir, known for their angelic and spellbinding performance at the Royal Wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle have announced a U.K. tour commencing in spring 2019.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Thu 30 May 19

More details - Harry Redknapp: I'm a Celebrity Winner
I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here 2018 winner and legendary football manager Harry Redknapp is coming to the Hall for one night only! Harry shares fascinating insights and hilarious anecdotes of his experiences Down Under and from the dug-out.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Wed 29 May 19

More details - Shrek The Musical
Join Orbit Theatre, Cardiff’s No 1 amateur company, and your favourite Shrek characters this half term for a magical fairytale adventure. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical will have you laughing, singing and dancing in the aisles.
New Theatre Park Place, Cardiff
Wed 29 May 19

More details - Cardiff School of Art and Design Summer Show
Join Cardiff Met’s School of Art and Design (CSAD) and see what students have been up to. Not only will you get to see the work of our final year students, but you can also learn some creative new skills.
Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Western Avenue, Cardiff
Wed 29 May 19

More details - Capital City Jazz Orchestra + guest Alan Barnes
Wales premier Big Band, Capital City Jazz Orchestra, was formed in Cardiff 11 years ago and has gained a loyal and growing fan base.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Tue 28 May 19

More details - Choralia!
A feast of choral gems from across the ages, performed by the college’s choral ensembles and directed by five young choral conductors at the outset of their careers.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Tue 28 May 19

More details - Olly Murs: All the Hits Tour 2019
Olly Murs is back with a new album ’You Know I Know’ and a 2019 All The Hits Tour! Olly will be supported by Rak-Su Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Tue 28 May 19

More details - Summer of Stories
A celebration of Wales’s oral traditions, held across several Cadw sites. Come and discover more as part of Summer of Stories. Wales is renowned worldwide for its literature and poetry, and this summer you will be able to experience the best of Welsh tale spinning.
Castell Coch (Cadw) Castle Hill, Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Mon 27 May 19

More details - 2019 Urdd Eisteddfod
The Urdd National Eisteddfod, one of Europe’s largest youth touring festivals that attracts around 90,000 visitors each year, will once again be held during Whitsun week at the end of May.
Cardiff Bay South East Wales
Mon 27 May 19

More details - Meet the Objects:20 Years of the National Assembly
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales cares for thousands of objects, documents, images and sound recordings in its collections and archives. These themed free sessions led by the Museum’s curators and archivists will take a closer look at the objects and uncover the many stories they can tell.
St Fagans National Museum of History St Fagans, Cardiff
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Cory Band and Only Men Aloud
Brass and Voices at the Movies - Featuring music from: Star Wars, James Bond, Mamma Mia, Singing in the Rain, The Lion King & The Incredibles.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals Tour 2019
Direct from BBC One’s award-winning prime time TV show Strictly Come Dancing, this glamorous production will bring together some of our much-loved Strictly Professional dancers.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Graham Fitkin: The Composer Plays
Vale of Glamorgan Festival - Graham Fitkin: The Composer Plays. Venue Acapela, Heol Y Pentre, Pentyrch, Cardiff CF15 9QD. A programme of music by Graham Fitkin, played by the composer, including Resistances, Running and Breathing, and two world premieres for prepared piano.
Cardiff Cardiff
Fri 24 May 19

More details - Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will kick off a summer of live music in the Welsh capital in the gorgeous grounds of Cardiff Castle on Friday 24 May 2019, bringing his international hits to the iconic location in the heart of the Welsh capital. Support comes from special guest Gaz Coombes and Boy Azooga.
Cardiff Castle Castle Street, Cardiff
Fri 24 May 19

More details - Lloyd Griffith: All-Rounder
After the success of his sold out 2017/18 UK tour, comedian, choirboy and host of Soccer AM, Lloyd Griffith is back on the road with his hilarious new stand-up show.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Thu 23 May 19

More details - Rita Ora
Rita Ora plays Motorpoint Arena Cardiff on 21 May 2019 in what’s sure to be an unmissable night!
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Tue 21 May 19

More details - Sandbox Percussion
Vale of Glamorgan Festival is thrilled to present the exuberant and flamboyant Sandbox Percussion – the percussion quartet from New York described by the Washington Post as “revitalizing the world of contemporary music [with] jaw-dropping virtuosity”.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Tue 21 May 19

More details - Northern Ballet: Victoria
Passion, tragedy, fierce devotion. Queen Victoria’s diaries revealed a life so fascinating that her daughter Beatrice tried to rewrite history. Her irrepressible love for Albert sparked a royal dynasty, but his untimely death brought the world’s most powerful woman to her knees with grief.
New Theatre Park Place, Cardiff
Tue 21 May 19

More details - Alaw
Described by Songlines magazine as a “Welsh supergroup”, Alaw is three leading musicians who bring a wealth of experience to a shared passion – the traditional music of Wales.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Mon 20 May 19

More details - Mary Portars in Conversation
Mary – retail expert, business woman and ‘Queen of Shops’ – comes to Sherman Theatre to discuss her life, her career, and her new book Work Like a Woman.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Mon 20 May 19

More details - Michael Ball: Coming Home To You Tour
Multi-platinum recording artist and national treasure Michael Ball announced a 21-date U.K. tour, supporting his studio album Coming Home To You. The double Olivier Award winner will hit the road in April until the end of May this year.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Sun 19 May 19

More details - When Wales Was a Tropical Swamp!
300 million years ago a vast tropical swamp covered what is now Wales. The Fossil Swamp had monster plants, giant insects, thunderstorms and floods. Dr Christopher Cleal, Head of Botany, talks about the ancient tropical swamp and how elements of this primordial forest are still with us today.
National Museum Cardiff Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sat 18 May 19

More details - The Hallé
International Concert Series 2018-19: The Hallé. Conductor Sir Mark Elder, Soloist Viktoria Mullova, Violin.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Sat 18 May 19

More details - Bill Bailey: Larks in Transit
Bill Bailey will bring his Larks in Transit back to Motorpoint Arena Cardiff on 18 May 2019. Larks in Transit is a compendium of travellers’ tales and the general shenanigans of twenty years as a travelling comedian. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Sat 18 May 19

More details - Monster Jam
On your marks, get set, go… The larger-than-life sport that always leaves you entertained, Monster Jam®, is returning to Cardiff’s Principality Stadium to deliver an unexpected, unscripted and unforgettable experience for the whole family.
Principality Stadium, Westgate St, Cardiff
Sat 18 May 19

More details - A Decade of Dance
The Dance Centre returns to Sherman Theatre with a wonderful celebration marking The Performance Centre’s 10th Anniversary. A Decade of Dance features favourite songs and shows from across the years, reinvented and performed by all the Dance Centre Students.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Sat 18 May 19

More details - Spring Fayre
Many plants at competitive prices, books, cakes, jams, marmalade, bric-a-brac, CDs, DVDs, toys, toiletries, scarves and handbags, jewellery, tombola, plus light refreshments.
Roath Church House, Waterloo Road, Roath, Cardiff
Sat 18 May 19

More details - Killer Queen
Killer Queen have been performing their tribute to Queen’s concert since 1993. Their expert musicianship, extraordinary energy and accurate portrayal of the world’s greatest live band have rightfully earned Killer Queen the title of Queen tribute royalty.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Fri 17 May 19

More details - WWE Live 2019
WWE have announced that its unique brand of action packed entertainment is returning to the UK in May 2019, and a huge Cardiff date on May 17! Fans will be able to see all their favorite WWE Superstars live in action all under one roof.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Fri 17 May 19

More details - Sofie Hagen: Bubblewrap, Happy Fat
After a total sell-out of her ‘Dead Baby Frog’ tour in 2018, Sofie comes to Sherman Theatre with the show that won her the Edinburgh Fringe Best Newcomer award, ’Bubblewrap’, all about self-acceptance and mental health.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Fri 17 May 19

More details - Jon Ronson
In this brand new show, Jon will recount his recent adventures in the porn world - based on his hit podcasts The Butterfly Effect and The Last Days of August. It’ll be a mysterious, funny, sad tale about porn, kindness, violence, bad thoughts, and the wonders of remaining curious.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Thu 16 May 19

More details - Menopause The Musical
Starring Cheryl Fergison (EastEnders), Maureen Nolan (The Nolans), Rebecca Wheatley (Casualty) and Hilary O’Neil (ITV’s Copy Cats). Menopause the Musical is heading out on another UK wide tour.
New Theatre Park Place, Cardiff
Thu 16 May 19

More details - An Evening of Eric & Ern
From the Olivier-nominated duo behind the hugely celebrated and critically acclaimed West End hit, Eric & Little Ern. This is a brilliant homage crammed full of renditions of those famous comedy sketches, that hits all the right notes! From Greig’s Piano concerto to Mr Memory, Arsenal!
New Theatre Park Place, Cardiff
Wed 15 May 19

More details - The Guilty Feminist: Live
The Guilty Feminist podcast has become a comedy phenomenon with over 50 million downloads since it launched in late 2015. Comedian Deborah Frances-White and her guests explore the noble goals of 21st century feminists whilst confessing the insecurities, hypocrisies and paradoxes which undermine those goals.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Wed 15 May 19

More details - Paul Carr, Organ: Lunchtime Concert
Paul Carr is in demand as an organist and recitalist, accompanist, choral director and teacher. He studied organ with Dr Roy Massey MBE at Hereford Cathedral and Professor David Saint at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, graduating with first-class honours.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Tue 14 May 19

More details - Andrea Gibson: 'Lord Of The Butterflies' Tour
Winner of the first ever Women of the World Poetry Slam in 2008, ANDREA GIBSON remains one of the most captivating performers in the spoken word poetry scene today. Gibson creates a space for each person in the room to feel, and to heal.
Tramshed Cardiff Clare Road Cardiff
Tue 14 May 19

More details - Musical Theatre Showcase
A chance to enjoy a short programme of speeches, duets, songs and company numbers from various musicals presented by our talented musical theatre performers.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Mon 13 May 19

More details - Steinway Int Piano Series: Cédric Tiberghien
“Tiberghien created worlds” wrote one critic when Cédric Tiberghien played Chopin in May 2018. “He can move from a whisper to a roar in seconds” There’s deep romantic poetry in this programme, but there’s passion too, and from Mozart’s dark masterpiece to the exuberant fantasy of Schumann’s Kreisleriana, this is one...
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sun 12 May 19

More details - On Your Bike for Barnardo's
On your bike for Barnardo’s is back for 2019, join us on 12 May for our 35 mile bike ride from Cardiff through the beautiful South Wales countryside. We are also very excited to announce that this year alongside the South Wales Bike ride we are holding our first ever children’s ride!
Olympian Dr, Cardiff
Sun 12 May 19

More details - Course: Dyeing - Intro to Indigo
This one day course is a chance to try your hand at indigo dyeing in the inspirational setting of Gweithdy, the Museum’s brand new workshop and gallery celebrating the skills of makers past and present.
St Fagans National Museum of History St Fagans, Cardiff
Sat 11 May 19

More details - 40th Anniversary Concert
Cardiff Philharmonic Choir 40th Anniversary Concert We are delighted to announce that to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Choir we shall be singing a specially commissioned work - “Rhuad Y Ddraig” - Music composed by Eric Jones & words by Christine James. It will be the first performance of this work.
Eglwys Dewi Sant, St Andrews Crescent. Cardiff
Sat 11 May 19

More details - 40th anniversary Concert
Cardiff Philharmonic Choir * 40th Anniversary Concert * “Rhuad y Ddraig” ……. Eric Jones & Christine James (The first performance of this specially commissioned work) & Requiem ……. Mozart
Dewi Sant Church, St Andrews Crescent, Cardiff Cf10 3DD
Sat 11 May 19

More details - Atlantic Rim Bowls Championships 2019
Wales will be hosting the Atlantic Rim Bowls Championships in the Cardiff area from 10 to 23 May 2019. Women and men from 26 countries will compete - singles, pairs, triples and fours. The venues for matches will be: Barry Athletic Bowls Club, Off Paget Road, Barry Island CF62 5TQ.
Cardiff Cardiff
Fri 10 May 19

More details - Lose Yourself
LOCK UP YOUR SONS. AND YOUR DAUGHTERS IF THE MOOD FITS. TONIGHT WE ARE GETTING DESTROYED.” Josh is the club’s rising star but injury threatens to ruin everything. Nate’s the veteran; he knows how to enjoy himself. Yaz and her mate Samantha are off on a night out.
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Fri 10 May 19

More details - Xian Zhang conducts Mozart
BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales 2018-19 Season - Xian Zhang Conductor, Lukáš Vondrácek Piano. A dark and intense programme is spearheaded by Coriolan’s call to revolt, with Bartók and Mozart sustaining the momentum with taut, brooding works.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Thu 9 May 19

More details - Jasper Carrott - Stand Up and Rock!
The 2019 tour will see the legendary Jasper Carrott back with a new stand up show before introducing his musical compatriots that have been ’rockin’ audiences all over the world. Bev Bevan, as well as being Jasper’s mate has rock star credentials that most dream of...
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Wed 8 May 19

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt Caardiff
Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt EARL HAIG MEMORIAL CLUB - Cardiff (non-members Welcome) Wednesday 8th May - 7.30pm Tickets £10.00 - Available online www.psychicmediumnikkikitt.co.
Earl Haig Memorial Club 23-25 Penlline Road Cardiff
Wed 8 May 19

More details - An Evening with Katherine Jenkins
Katherine will be touring her new album, ‘Guiding Light’ this April and May, performing 18 English dates, alongside concerts in Glasgow, Belfast and Dublin, plus Cardiff and Llandudno in her native Wales.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Tue 7 May 19

More details - The Girl with Incredibly Long Hair / Y Ferch gyda'r Gwallt Hynod Hir
Have you ever wondered how long you can grow your hair, bottled your own honey, or tried to set a new world record? Join Rapunzel, her Mam, and her new friend Daf in the forest as they set off on an adventure, for which they’ll need your help.
Barry Memo Arts Centre Gladstone Road Barry
Tue 7 May 19

More details - New Jersey Nights
Direct from the USA the international smash hit show New Jersey Nights comes to the UK as part of their world tour.
New Theatre Park Place, Cardiff
Tue 7 May 19

More details - Rumours of Fleetwood Mac - Anniversary Tour
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac, the world’s finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac, returns to the stage in 2019 with its ’Anniversary Tour’, a brand new show celebrating 50 years of the very best of Fleetwood Mac, including a very special blues set paying tribute to Fleetwood Mac’s legendary Peter Green era.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Mon 6 May 19

More details - Trailand Eltzroth: Above the Stars
Above the Stars, for string septet and field recordings, encapsulates Eltzroth’s ever-expanding fascination with the night sky.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sun 5 May 19

More details - Remembering the Movies
Remembering the Movies: Aljaz Skorjanec & Janette Manrara. Strictly’s very own Aljaz and Janette are back on tour with their brand new show Remembering the Movies.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Sat 4 May 19

More details - Sylvia Villa: Looking Glass
A piece for solo dance and mixed ensemble - Sylvia Villa. Odd thing, a Looking Glass- bares a copy of ourselves. The one we groom, enhance, refine; although it’s just a shell. Odd thing, a Looking Glass- shows us only how we look, But underneath our feelings swell in fear of being mistook...
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sat 4 May 19

More details - St Fagans Maker's Market
Pick up something special that you’d never find on the High Street! There’ll be a chance to meet the makers and find out more about their crafts as they run workshops and demonstrations throughout the week.
St Fagans National Museum of History St Fagans, Cardiff
Sat 4 May 19

More details - In Conversation: David Nash
Join artist David Nash in conversation with Professor Mike Tooby discussing his life and work and the active role the landscape and environment of Blaenau Ffestiniog has taken in shaping his career.
National Museum Cardiff Cathays Park, Cardiff
Fri 3 May 19

More details - Daniel Hall & The Prestige 6 Orchestra
Opening the festival weekend with 45 minutes of upbeat original music, Prestige 6 Orchestra are a hybrid jazz orchestra formed in 2018 by Daniel Hall and Christopher Turnbull along with members of Year of the Dog, 3DBrass & D-JAX.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Fri 3 May 19

More details - Harlem Globetrotters
Harlem Globetrotters. Artists performing: Harlem Globetrotters.: Tickets avaiable.
Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
Fri 3 May 19

More details - The Harlem Globetrotters
The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to Motorpoint Arena Cardiff in May 2019, as part of their world tour. The Globetrotters’ one-of-a-kind show is unrivalled in the world of family entertainment.
Motorpoint Arena Mary Ann Street, Cardiff
Fri 3 May 19

More details - Llyr Williams: Pictures in Music 1
Debussy called Grieg’s piano miniatures “bon-bon wrapped in snow” but his own Préludes contain some of the most evocative music ever conceived for the piano.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Thu 2 May 19

More details - Gardens Walk and Talk: Late Spring
Join members of the St Fagans gardening team for a tour of the gardens, looking at plants of interest this season, with tips about how to grow them. Accessibility: This session will involve a considerable walk including inclines. Come prepared with suitable footwear and outdoor clothing.
St Fagans National Museum of History St Fagans, Cardiff
Wed 1 May 19

More details - European Union Chamber Orchestra
Director Hans-Peter Hofmann, Soloist Emma Johnson, Clarinet. Peter Warlock’s Capriol Suite is a vivid reimagining of Renaissance dance movements and has remained a staple of the repertoire ever since its appearance in 1926.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Wed 1 May 19

More details - WNO Orchestra: Northern Lights
WNO Orchestra present three evocative masterpieces by the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius in this summer evening concert with fellow Finn, conductor Kalle Kuusava. Sibelius’ works are deeply linked to his homeland, for he was endlessly inspired by its landscape, mythology and language.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Wed 1 May 19

More details - Saethu Cwningod / Shooting Rabbits
Leaving home in the middle of the night, an impassioned young man travels to Spain to fight for his beliefs. Untrained, untested and totally unprepared, he faces a radical choice between idealism and action. Would you risk everything for democracy?
Senghenydd Road, Cathays
Wed 1 May 19

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