Your Events...
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.
Performing Arts Events
Royal Opera House - Rigoletto (As Live 12A)
  • Tuesday 16th January 7:15pm until 10:00pm
Opera in 3 Acts ... The corruption of innocence is at the heart of Verdi’s potent tragedy in David McVicar’s production for The Royal Opera. Rigoletto, court jester to the libertine Duke of Mantua, is... View event
A Woman of No Importance (AsLive 12A) (Delayed Live)
  • Friday 19th January 7:15pm until 9:45pm
Olivier award-winner Eve Best (A Moon for the Misbegotten and Hedda Gabler) and BAFTA nominated actress Anne Reid (Last Tango in Halifax) star in this new classically staged production of Oscar Wilde’s... View event
National Theatre  - Young Marx (as live, 12A)
  • Saturday 20th January 7:00pm until 10:40pm
@ Taliesin Arts Centre ..... National Theatre Live - Young Marx (AsLive 12A) Rory Kinnear (The Threepenny Opera, Penny Dreadful, Othello) is Marx and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night, Green Wing) is Engels,... View event
In the Absence of Silence
  • Thursday 25th January 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Five women meet on the beach in a seaside town for a picnic lunch. As the day progresses their friendship and shared experiences reveal devastating truths from the hidden corners of their lives – but through... View event
Motionhouse: Charge
  • Friday 9th February 7:30pm until 7:30pm
Charge, the exhilarating new multi-media show from world class dance company, Motionhouse, is about energy. From the electrical charge that sparks human life, to the beating of our hearts and the memories... View event
Louder is Not Always Clearer
  • Thursday 22nd February 7:30pm until 9:20pm
Jonny is a teacher, a workshop leader, a football fan, a father, a festival goer. Jonny is deaf. This is his humorous and moving story, portraying the vulnerability of a deaf man, created and performed... View event
NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Encore) (15+)
  • Wednesday 28th February 7:00pm until 10:05pm
The Young Vic and The Young Ones present the Young Vic production Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof played a strictly limited season in London’s West End in 2017.... View event
Carmen (AsLive12A)
  • Monday 12th March 7:15am until 10:50pm
Carmen is the best-known work by French composer Georges Bizet, and one of the most famous operas in the entire art form – numbers such as the Habanera and the Toreador Song have permeated the popular... View event
Lady Windermere's Fan (As Live 12A)
  • Tuesday 20th March 7:15pm until 9:45pm
A new production of Oscar Wilde’s social comedy, Lady Windermere’s Fan, directed by award-winning writer, actor and director Kathy Burke, will be broadcast live to cinemas from the Vaudeville Theatre in... View event
NT Live: Julius Caesar (As Live 12A)
  • Thursday 22nd March 7:00pm until 10:00pm
Caesar returns in triumph to Rome and the people pour out of their homes to celebrate. Alarmed by the autocrat’s popularity, the educated élite conspire to bring him down. After his assassination, civil... View event
The Barber of Saville
  • Friday 23rd March 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Swansea City Opera presents The Barber of Seville by Rossini Sung in English Designed by Gary McCann Directed by Brendan Wheatley and accompanied by the Swansea City Opera orchestra. Swansea City Opera... View event
LIFT
  • Wednesday 28th March 7:30pm until 9:30pm
LIFT, the official dance company of NPTC Group of Colleges will return to Taliesin this year. Often described as ‘taking dance to new heights’, the company’s success echoes the College’s hugely vibrant... View event
Royal Opera House - Macbeth (AsLive 12A)
  • Wednesday 11th April 7:15pm until 10:50pm
Verdi’s life-long love affair with Shakespeare’s works began with Macbeth, a play he considered to be ‘one of the greatest creations of man’. With his librettist, Francesco Maria Piave, Verdi set out to... View event
Lightspeed from Pembroke Dock
  • Thursday 19th April 7:30pm until 9:30pm
1979. When Star Wars superfan Sam discovers that the Millennium Falcon is being built in his home town, his life is turned upside down. Determined to get inside the cockpit; his only obstacle is his stepdad... View event
Jon Boden - The Afterglow Tour
  • Friday 20th April 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Jon Boden, former lead-singer of Bellowhead, brings us a close-up, intimate performance showcasing his infectious new material in a stripped-down, high-octane, very personal show. Using fiddle, guitar,... View event
National Dance Company Wales - TERRA FIRMA
  • Thursday 26th April 7:30pm until 9:20pm
National Dance Company Wales invite you into the world of Terra Firma, a triple bill which tells stories drawn from the very ground on which we build our communities. View event
Matthew Bourne's Cinderella (As Live 12A)
  • Tuesday 15th May 7:00pm until 9:30pm
Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella, recorded at Sadler’s Wells, London in 2017, is a thrilling and evocative love story set in London during the Second World War. The internationally acclaimed choreographer’s... View event
Taliesin Live - Dominion Theatre - An American in Paris – The Musical
  • Wednesday 16th May 7:00pm until 9:35pm
This breathtakingly beautiful Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar® winning MGM film, tells the impassioned story of discovering love in the ‘City of Light’. Featuring the gorgeous... View event