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To find local events in Swansea throughout the year check out our online guide. We let you know what’s on in Swansea, where to be and when, for fun-filled moments and community events. Car boot sales and theatre productions are just some of what is on offer.

  • RSC Live - Julius Caesar

    RSC Live - Julius Caesar
    26/04/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Angus Jackson directs Shakespeare’s epic political tragedy, as the race to claim the empire spirals out of control. Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power.

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  • Liquidator Ska Night

    Liquidator Ska Night
    28/04/2017

    Liquidator Ska Night - playing the very best in Ska, Rocksteady, Reggae, Two-Tone, Lovers-Rock (all off original vinyl 7" singles)

    Categories: Nightlife and Clubbing

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  • Romans in Britain

    Romans in Britain
    28/04/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea ....Howard Brenton’s poetic masterpiece, The Romans in Britain, which deals with what happens when countries invade other countries, is as controversial and tragically relevant as when it was first performed in 1980 at the National Theatre in London.

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  • Romans in Britain

    Romans in Britain
    29/04/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... An Everyman Theatre Production Howard Brenton’s poetic masterpiece, The Romans in Britain, which deals with what happens when countries invade other countries, is as controversial and tragically relevant as when it was first performed in 1980 at the National Theatre in London.

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  • Swansea City Centre Student Lock In: Massive discounts for one night only!

    Swansea City Centre Student Lock In: Massive discounts for one night only!
    04/05/2017

    The UK's EXCLUSIVE #studentdiscount shopping event, is coming to Swansea City Centre, this for 1 night ONLY - Thursday 4th May 19:00 - 22:00

    Categories: Business

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  • The Trials of Oscar Wilde

    The Trials of Oscar Wilde
    05/05/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Mappa Mundi give audiences a chance to see the real Oscar for the first time, fighting for his art as well as his life as we get a real sense of Oscar's intellect at full stretch - his complexity, wit and deep humanity. Co-written by John O’Connor and Merlin Holland; the grandson of Oscar Wilde.

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  • Calan

    Calan
    18/05/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Calan Plus Special Guest: Gwilym Bowen Rhys Fiddles, guitar, accordion, bagpipes and step dancing explode into life when CALAN, the energetic young folk band from Wales, take to the stage. They breathe fire into the old traditions with their infectious rhythms and high voltage routines before melting into some of the most beautiful and haunting songs as they explore the legends of Wales’ very own fairy realm with tales of magic, myth and mischief.

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  • Liz Aggiss

    Liz Aggiss
    19/05/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Liz Aggis, Slap and Tickle Maverick, anarchic, indomitable and fearless: all words that have been used to describe performance artist Liz Aggiss. Born in an era when children were seen and not heard, Liz never had a clue what she wanted to do....

    Categories: Performing Arts

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  • Rough Diamonds

    Rough Diamonds
    31/05/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Rough Diamonds This year's superb crop of Swansea University Creative Writing MA student performance pieces take to the Taliesin stage. This is a huge event for the students, bringing professional actors to perform extracts from the work of these talented emerging writers....

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  • Evie Ladin & Keith Terry (USA)

    Evie Ladin & Keith Terry (USA)
    01/06/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Evie Ladin & Keith Terry (USA) Dynamic American roots music and dance Based in Oakland, California, multi-talented singer, songwriter, clawhammer banjo player and step-dancer Evie Ladin grew up surrounded by traditional Appalachian music and dance, but also brings an urban edge and contemporary vision with her original songwriting and her work in percussive dance. A sensational live performer, Evie was formerly the driving force behind San Francisco stringband The Stairwell Sisters and since 2010 has released three albums under her own name.

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  • Sarah & Duck

    Sarah & Duck
    02/06/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea ..... The enchanting world of Sarah and Duck is brought to life in a brand-new stage show, featuring the wonderful characters from the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show

    Categories: Family Fun, Kids

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  • National Theatre Live - Peter Pan

    National Theatre Live - Peter Pan
    10/06/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Peter Pan - A delight for children and adults alike, Sally Cookson (NT Live: Jane Eyre) directs this wondrously inventive production, a co-production with Bristol Old Vic theatre.

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  • Aferim! (18)

    Aferim! (18)
    14/06/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... 'Aferim!' Romania 2016 1hr 48mins with subtitles Teodor Corban, Mihai Comanoiu, Toma Cuzin Set in 19th century Romania, a policeman, Costandin, is hired by a nobleman to find a Gypsy slave Carfin, who has run away from his estate after having an affair with his wife....

    Categories: Film

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  • Y Twr

    Y Twr
    15/06/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Y Tŵr Music Theatre Wales, Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru Gan | By Guto Puw Libreto gan | Libretto by Gwyneth Glyn Opera newydd yn seiliedig ar ddrama | A new opera based on the play by Gwenlyn Parry “Tyrd. Mi awn ni i fyny, chdi a fi, law yn llaw hefo'n gilydd, heb ofn, heb ddifaru.” O ieuenctid i henaint, o gariad i anobaith, o chwant i ddadrithiad, dyma opera ddwys a threiddgar, gan gwmni opera newydd mwyaf blaenllaw y DU a’r cwmni theatr cenedlaethol iaith Gymraeg.

    Categories: Performing Arts

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  • Shake That Thing!

    Shake That Thing!
    24/06/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... All-Electric Productions presents Shake That Thing! The Great British Swing-Dance Show Starring the UK’s premier dance company The Swing Time Jivers, Tony Jacobs' Tuxedo Jazz Orchestra....

    Categories: Performing Arts

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  • I Am Not Madame Bovary - Wo bu shi Pan Jin Lian

    I Am Not Madame Bovary - Wo bu shi Pan Jin Lian
    26/06/2017

    FILM @ Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Li Xuelian and her husband Qin Yuhe stage a fake divorce to secure a second apartment in the city reserved by the government for single people. Qin remarries six months later - as agreed - but to a different woman....

    Categories: Film

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  • The Phoenix Choir of Wales

    The Phoenix Choir of Wales
    30/06/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... The Phoenix Choir of Wales - The Annual 2017 The Phoenix Choir of Wales return to Taliesin to celebrate a milestone in their history - their tenth birthday! Fresh from performing at the Cornwall International Male Voice Festival, the "Male Voice Choir with a Difference" will continue to break the mould and will be singing a wide and entertaining variety of genres from pop to songs from the musicals....

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  • Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita

    Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita
    11/11/2017

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea .... Transparent Water is an exquisitely beautiful new collaboration between the seven-time GRAMMY-nominated pianist, composer and bandleader Omar Sosa from Cuba, and the award-winning Senegalese kora master and singer Seckou Keita. Following the worldwide release of their debut album Transparent Water on 24th February 2017, the pair is taking to the road in together this November with percussionist Gustavo Ovalles to give UK audiences a thrilling live experience of their new recording....

    Categories: Performing Arts

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