COMPETITIONS | DECEMBER-JANUARY 17-18
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Two Vinyl Records and Two CDs of Morrissey’s Low In High School
Former Smiths’ front-man Morrissey finds himself riffing refreshing sounds with his typically melancholic lyrics in his 11th solo album. As ever he brings issues and politics to the forefront (now if he only he would keep his mouth shut in the press!). With four copies in total (two records, two CDs), you can win a copy of this stellar new release.
A copy of The Cardiff Christmas Club by Nick Frampton
A wonderfully festive tale of romance set in the Welsh capital, as Katy returns to the life, relationship and city she left behind a year ago. She must rediscover her home, her friends and her lovers whilst realising the undeniable truth that everyone has changed. Adjusting back into winter weather is not easy after swapping out sandy beaches but she endeavours to make it a merry Christmas.
Two Tickets to Islands in the Steam at St. Davids Hall
Struggled to find a place where other people want to belt out 9 to 5 or The Gambler as much as you? Look no further, as you’ll be able to sing your night away to all the classic country hits from megastars Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton. Get into the country jive with this stand-out tribute and grab yourself two free tickets for Tues 5 Jan
Two Tickets to The Darkness at St Davids Hall
With the release of their 5th album, this globally renowned rock group are here to blast the hinges off the doors, raise the roof and show you that rock and roll is still king. Prepare to revisit old favourites such as I Believe in a Thing Called Love and get swept away by new hits on Weds 13 Dec.
Two Tickets to ‘Milton Jones is Out There’ at Swansea Grand Theatre
Absurd? Masterfully so. Societal truth bombs? Certainly. Hilarious one liners? He is the master of them. Milton Jones will be at the Swansea Grand Theatre telling you all about his impeccably hilarious observations on society. Fancy a night funny enough to ensure you leave with your sides aching? He appears on Weds 6 Dec.
Two Tickets to Miss Saigon at the Wales Millennium Centre
Record-breaking, award-winning musical Miss Saigon makes its way to Cardiff where it will stay until Sat 6 Jan. It tells the tale of a young bar girl Kim who falls in love with an American GI. This spectacular, thrilling, dramatic romance is sure to entertain and awe.
Two Tickets to ‘Climbing Trees’ at their Pontypridd Christmas Gig and a CD bundle
This glistening, magnificent and innovative Welsh band, acclaimed for their dynamic songs, are going to be in their hometown of Pontypridd for a festive gig Sat 23 Dec. With heightened melodies and extraordinary harmonies, they are sure to sweep you away and leave an aftertaste of bliss. Perfect for the festive season, and you can take away copies of both their albums.
Two Tickets to Take That-inspired musical The Band
Written by award-winning writer Tim Firth, The Band is the smash-hit musical success making its way to Cardiff, where it will play from Tues 9 to Sat 20 Jan. Based on the music of Take That, this tells a story instantly relatable for anyone who grew up idolising boy bands.
Two Tickets to Adult Aladdin Panto at Pontardawe Arts
Not for the faint-hearted and strictly over-18s only, this is not your typical Aladdin pantomime, playing on Fri 15 and Sat 16 Dec. Ditching the Disney charm and sweeping romance and instead opting for sexual innuendos and risqué jokes. This filthy, funny pantomime is the hot event of the season, and we have two tickets…choose your partner wisely!
Two Tickets to Snow White Panto at New Theatre
Mirror mirror on the wall don’t miss the finest pantomime of them all…this classic fairytale is being made a glittering spectacle this Christmas, playing at the New Theatre from Sat 9 Dec until Sun 14 Jan. Tthis is a fantastic retelling of the timeless tale that will make an ideal family outing.
Two Tickets to Swan Lake at St. David’s Hall
The Russian State Ballet and Orchestra of Siberia have built an international reputation of quality and depth during their tours – this is a wonderful chance to catch the ultimate ballet, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake in all its elegant majesty, when the troupe performs on Thurs 28 Dec.
Two Tickets for The Wind in the Willows
The ageless tale of Mole, Rat, Badger and Toad will be once again brought to life. A hundred years since the story was first told, these characters are still as fun, eccentric and touching as ever in a story that is sure to still capture hearts and imaginations, and now running at the Sherman from Tues 5 to Sat 20 Dec.