Anthem promises wind machines, key changes and finalists from every corner of Wales getting ready to battle in the nation’s biggest TV singing competition.
Translated into Welsh for the stage, Shirley Valentine is due to open at Theatr Soar in Merthyr Tydfil on Thurs 3 March before embarking on a national tour.
“It’s very much about men not talking about mental health” – director Gareth John Bale on one-man rugby play, CARWYN
Jamie Rees talks to the director of new play, Carwyn, which tells the unsung story of the coach who masterminded four victories against the All Blacks in the 70s.
2021 in the theatre world sometimes felt like a tragedy and a farce rolled up into one, but Jamie Rees looks to 2022 with more optimism.
Last year it was a case of “oh no you won’t” for pantos, but this year they will go ahead! And Jamie Rees has combed the country for the best.
“Theatre needs to be de-intellectualised” – XXXMAS CAROL’s Duncan Hallis on his naughty ‘anti-panto’
Big Loop Theatre Director Duncan Hallis discusses fringe theatre in Wales, and new 'anti-panto' XXXMas Carol, coming to the WMC in Cardiff.
Life’s such a drag in the theatre world at the moment. No, it is – literally. Everywhere you look there’s a drag show happening, such is the effect RuPaul’s Drag Race has had. One such show is murder mystery Death Drop, featuring Ra’Jah O’Hara. Jamie Rees dropped in to meet her a day after her arrival in Wales from the States.
The curtain-raiser to Wales Millennium Centre’s Cabaret season, if anyone could win over a tough sellout crowd it was Matt Tedford, playing Margaret Thatcher in this outstanding show.