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EDDIE HALLIWELL | CLUBS PREVIEW

EDDIE HALLIWELL | CLUBS PREVIEW

Logic @ Rainbow Rooms, Gorseinon Sun 28 May Hard dance has always been massive in the valleys of south Wales. While tracking it down in Cardiff has become a tall order since the demise of long-running boshfest Bionic, devotees of the tougher stuff continue to flock to events outside of the capital in their droves. […]

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BEASTS OF THE MABINOGION | ART PREVIEW

BEASTS OF THE MABINOGION | ART PREVIEW

CRiC Gallery, Crickhowell Fri 26 May – Fri 23 June Beasts of the Mabinogion is a collection of Welsh tales from long ago which combines history, tradition and legend. The tales have been passed on through a largely oral tradition which has created a rich heritage and has proven inspiration to artists across the ages. One […]

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SUBMERGE OFFICIAL OUTLOOK LAUNCH PARTY | CLUBS PREVIEW

SUBMERGE OFFICIAL OUTLOOK LAUNCH PARTY | CLUBS PREVIEW

Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff Fri 26 May Dubstep, for whatever reason, never really quite took hold in Cardiff as it did across the water in Bristol, which became one of the sound’s most fertile and progressive breeding grounds. Submerge, however, have been one of dubstep and bass music’s only representatives in the city through the […]

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PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: SALAZAR’S REVENGE | FILM PREVIEW

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: SALAZAR’S REVENGE | FILM PREVIEW

**** Dir: Joachim Renning, Espen Sandberg (12A, 145 mins) After the bloated original trilogy and its lacklustre follow-up On Stranger Tides, Johnny Depp’s Jack Sparrow is back in another nautical adventure that feels far more in spirit with the original, The Curse of the Black Pearl. Sparrow is being pursued by the ghostly Salazar played […]

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EPSY PHOTOAWARD 2017 | ART PREVIEW

EPSY PHOTOAWARD 2017 | ART PREVIEW

Elysium, Swansea Until Sat 1 July Now in its fourth year, the ESPY photography award hopes to discover new and exciting photography both in Swansea and from the international stage. The open competition invites professional, amateur and student photographers to enter a piece that that shows their best work with the prize being the opportunity […]

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SNATCHED | FILM PREVIEW

SNATCHED | FILM PREVIEW

**** Dir: Johnathan Levine (15, 99 mins) An inspired pairing of new and old-school Hollywood comediennes, and written by the woman behind The Heat, Katie Dippold, Snatched should allow Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn to flex their funny bones. Dumped by her boyfriend, Schumer goes on a South American vacation with her mother, Hawn. One is […]

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JORDAN BROOKES: BODY OF WORK | STAGE PREVIEW

JORDAN BROOKES: BODY OF WORK | STAGE PREVIEW

The Big Top, Cardiff Mon 22 May The Wales Unsigned Standup Award 2012 winner and Comedians Choice Nominee for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Fringe 2015 is returning to Edinburgh again this year for his third successive show at the Scottish capital. Jordan Brookes has earned many admirers in recent years for his original and […]

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FROM NOW ON | LIVE PREVIEW

FROM NOW ON | LIVE PREVIEW

Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff Fri 19 + Sat 20 May Returning in more of a concentrated dose this year, From Now On’s 2017 edition once again offers a snapshot of high quality contemporary music, of esoteric sounds and playful experimentalism. Organised by Welsh label Shape Records, the previous three years’ worth of festivals have seen […]

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KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD | FILM PREVIEW

KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD | FILM PREVIEW

*** Dir: Guy Ritchie (12A, 126 mins) Guy Ritchie brings his brand of slo-mo, speedy-up mockney swagger to the Arthurian legend in this mash-up of Lock, Stock and Excalibur. After the successes of the style over substance Sherlock Holmes films with an indestructible Robert Downey Jnr, Ritchie has embarked on a proposed six film odyssey of […]

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THE CRUCIBLE | STAGE PREVIEW

THE CRUCIBLE | STAGE PREVIEW

New Theatre, Cardiff Tue 23-Sat 27 May Imagine you live in a small town and are accused of a serious crime you didn’t commit. Even friends are pointing the finger at you and other innocents. More and more people begin to bay for your blood. You’re put on trial, found guilty and put to death. […]

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