North Wales welcomes back Mrs Brown’s Boys

Rhyl Pavilion welcomes back to North Wales Mrs Brown’s Boys! Their 2017 tour follows a very busy twelve months for Mrs. Brown’s Boys. After a sell-out tour of Australia and New Zealand and following the “Live” Episode of Mrs. Brown’s Boys as a special for BBC’s 60 Years of Comedy with an audience of over…

Llandudno welcomes World Snookers Players Championship

Snooker’s elite stars will return to Venue Cymru in Llandudno this March for the Players Championship. Venue Cymru has hosted the World Grand Prix for the last two seasons and will now stage the Players Championship for the first time. The world ranking tournament runs from March 6th to 12th and will feature 16 of the…

Sunny afternoon brings the sound of The Kinks to North Wales

Sunny Afternoon, the West End sensational smash hit musical explodes into Venue Cymru this February. Winner of the 2015 Olivier Award for Best New Musical, Sunny Afternoon is an irresistible musical with slick theatricality and ingenious storytelling at its heart. It tells the captivating tale of how one of Britain’s greatest bands, The Kinks, rose to…

take pART 8 comes to Venue Cymru on January 14/15

Venue Cymru will host an explosion of arts and literature workshops and events in January 2017, with the return of take pART. Following on from last year’s hugely successful event’ which attracted some 10,000 people through Venue Cymru’s doors, take pART 8 is looking to be even bigger and better than ever before, with news…

Magical Pantomine adventure arrives at North Wales

Venue Cymru welcomes Johnny Evans to their panto season for a tenth season running in the wonderfully produced Aladdin this December. Having been invited to join the panto frolics at the fantastic North Wales venue, I took along my daughter to gain a younger minds view on the show. The stage set is creative and…

Venue Cymru in North Wales welcomes Aladdin for panto season

Venue Cymru in Llandudno. North Wales has scored a pantomime try with Welsh rugby star Gareth Thomas leading the cast of this year’s spectacular family pantomime alongside Llandudno favourite John Evans and local comedian Andy Jones. Bridgend-born Gareth Thomas, known as ‘Alfie’, was the first Welsh rugby player to reach 100 caps and is one…

Tommy Steele arrives at Venue Cymru in The Glenn Miller Story

The Glenn Miller Story arrives into North Wales at Llandudno’s Venue Cymru from 11th October. This extraordinary tale of America’s most famous big band leader stars music legend Tommy Steele. It has been seventy years since Glenn Miller vanished over the English Channel as he flew to Paris to entertain the troops during the Second…

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap thrills Venue Cymru

Agatha Christie’s longest running West End production of the murder mystery The Mousetrap has arrived in Venue Cymru, Llandudno this week to rave reviews. Louise Jameson stars as Mrs Boyle in the record-breaking 60th anniversary tour of The Mousetrap. Jameson is best well-known for her long-running roles as Leela, a companion of Tom Baker’s Doctor…

Venue Cymru welcomes Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap

Louise Jameson will star as Mrs Boyle in the record-breaking 60th anniversary tour of Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap when the show arrives in North Wales at Venue Cymru, Llandudno next week. Louise Jameson is best well-known for her long-running roles as Leela, a companion of Tom Baker’s Doctor in Doctor Who, Susan Young in Bergerac¸…

Priscilla roles in North Wales

Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical, the feel good West End and Broadway smash hit musical has rolled into North Wales at Venue Cymru, Llandudno this week staring Darren Day as Tick. Based on the movie, Priscilla Queen of the Desert is a heart warming, uplifting adventure of three friends who hop aboard a…

Venue Cymru welcomes a Little Shop of Horrors

Hit musical comedy Little Shop of Horrors is coming to North Wales this summer, and bringing everyone’s favourite carnivorous plant to Venue Cymru from 15th  to 20th August as part of a major new UK Tour. A charming, kooky and hilarious 1950s musical comedy, Little Shop of Horrors tells the story of Seymour, the assistant at Mushnik’s…

You can’t stop the beat of Hairspray at Venue Cymru

Monday night saw the opening night of the smash hit feel good musical Hairspray at Venue Cymru and I was lucky enough to be asked along to see the show by the theatre. The show starts in Baltimore, United States of America, in 1962 and the all-American teenager Tracy Turnblad wants to be a dancer…