What's On In and Around Swansea

Today to Mon 31 Oct by date within - 20 + miles

RSC: Richard III

Set in 19th-century Japan, Puccini’s heart-rending opera tells the tale of Cio-Cio-San, a young geisha who falls in love with an American naval officer –and pays the ultimate price.
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Today

FREE taster session with the Llanelli Rock Choir

Do you want to learn to sing near you? Your local Llanelli choir is run by singer/pianist Dan Rogers.
Myrtle House, 22 Myrtle Terrace, Llanelli SA15 1LH Details >
Today, Mon 10 Oct, and more dates until Mon 14 Nov

Queen of Glory  (cert tbc)

‘Queen of Glory’ is the story of Sarah Obeng, the brilliant child of Ghanaian immigrants, who is quitting her Ivy League PhD program to follow her married lover to Ohio.
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Tue 4 Oct

FREE taster session with the Swansea Rock Choir

If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the local Rock Choir. The Swansea Rock Choir is led by singer/pianist Dan Rogers.
Bishop Gore School, Del-La-Beche Road, Sketty, , West Glamorgan SA2 9AP Details >
Wed 5 Oct, Wed 12 Oct, and more dates until Wed 16 Nov

FREE taster session with the Bridgend Rock Choir

If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the local Rock Choir.
Heronsbridge School, Ewenny Road, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan CF31 3HT Details >
Wed 5 Oct, Wed 12 Oct, and more dates until Wed 16 Nov

In My Craft – Raymond Antrobus

Raymond Antrobus MBE FRSL, is a multi-award winning poet, educator and spoken word artist, including, the Ted Hughes Award, the Sunday Times Young Writers Award and the Rathbones Folio prize.
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Thu 6 Oct

FREE taster session with the Neath Port Talbot Rock Choir

If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Port Talbot?' then why not join your local Rock Choir. Your local Port Talbot choir is run by choir leader Dan Rogers.
Baglan Community Church, Lodge Drive, Baglan, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan SA12 8UB Details >
Thu 6 Oct, Thu 13 Oct, and more dates until Thu 17 Nov

FREE taster session with the Mumbles Rock Choir

If you have ever wondered 'are there any community choirs near me?' then the answer is firmly yes! The The Mumbles Rock Choir is led by Swansea based musician Dan Rogers.
Mumbles Methodist Church, Mumbles Road, The Mumbles SA3 4DH Details >
Sat 8 Oct, Sat 15 Oct, and more dates until Sat 19 Nov

Burn and Mini Burn Adventure races

THE BURN Adventure Racing for adults either with adventure racing experience or a good level of fitness and navigation ability. For solos and teams of up to four.
Margam Park, Port Talbot, Wales SA13 2TJ Details >
Sat 8 Oct

PYO Pumpkins Porthcawl

PYO Pumpkins Porthcawl Picking Patch Porthcawl is back! With our renowned PYO pumpkins and Halloween crafts, join us this Autumn. PYO Pumpkins is our favourite activity alongside getting lost in mazes.
Tycoch Farm Pyle Porthcawl CF33 4RR Details >
Sat 8 Oct, Sun 9 Oct, Sat 15 Oct, Sun 16 Oct, Fri 21 Oct to Sun 30 Oct
Premium

The Feast (18)

An affluent family gathers at their lavish home in the Welsh mountains for a dinner party, hosting a local businessman and neighbouring farmer to broker a business deal to mine the surrounding
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Mon 10 Oct

It Snows in Benidorm (15)

After being forced to retire, Peter, a man of routines and few joys, decides to go to Benidorm to visit his brother Daniel with whom he has little contact.
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Tue 11 Oct

ROH Live: Aida

In this new production, director Robert Carsen situates Verdi’s large-scale political drama within a contemporary world, framing its power struggles and toxic jealousies in the apparatus of a modern,
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Wed 12 Oct

James Wilton Dance - The Four Seasons

James Wilton Dance, one of Europe’s most in demand dance companies, presents The Four Seasons. Using Max Richter’s recomposed version of Vivaldi’s seminal work The Four Seasons James Wilton Dance has...
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Thu 13 Oct

Angel

Angel is the legendary story of Rehana. In 2014 Kurdish families were fleeing Kobane to avoid the inevitable ISIS onslaught; Rehana stayed to fight and defend her town; as a sniper, she allegedly...
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Fri 14 Oct

Swansea University Postgraduate Virtual Information Session

Booking is now open for the Postgraduate Virtual Information Session. This event is a short drop-in session so you can join us any time between 10:30 and 12:00 (BST) on Saturday 15 October 2022.
Virtual Event
Sat 15 Oct

Strong Enough - the ultimate tribute to Cher

Get ready for an unforgettable evening, celebrating the global superstar and great female icon that is Cher.
The Princess Royal Theatre, Civic Centre, Port Talbot SA13 1PJ Details >
Sat 15 Oct

The Forgiven (Cert tbc)

The Forgiven takes place over a weekend in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco and explores the reverberations of a random accident on the lives of both the local Muslims, and Western visitors to a
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Mon 17 Oct

Exhibition on Screen: Hopper

Combined with expert interviews, diaries, and a startling visual reflection of American life, Hopper brings to life America’s arguably most influential artist.
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Tue 18 Oct

Xavier Montsalvatge: Puss in Boots

Mid Wales Opera’s fifth Small Stages tour kicks off our fairytale season with Catalan composer Montsalvatge’s beautifully crafted one-act version of the familiar tale of ‘Puss in Boots’, El Gato con
Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea, SA2 8PZ Details >
Wed 19 Oct

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