10:47am Friday 20th September 2013
10:45am Friday 20th September 2013
10:00am Friday 20th September 2013
5:16pm Friday 24th May 2013
5:12pm Friday 24th May 2013
2:01pm Friday 10th May 2013
9:36am Friday 3rd May 2013
1:54pm Friday 4th January 2013
THE team who run Bristol’s annual Slapstick Festival are smiling, after Victoria Wood agreed to take over as host of the event’s biggest attraction and fund-raiser, the Slapstick Gala, at Colston Hall on Friday January 25.
1:51pm Friday 4th January 2013
12:16pm Friday 21st December 2012
12:04pm Friday 21st December 2012
4:25pm Friday 7th December 2012
THESE are exciting times for young Risca soprano Laura Parfitt. I met up with her on a ‘day off’ between auditioning in London for Glyndebourne Opera (returning home at 2am) and flying off to Germany at 7am the following morning on her next great adventure.
4:23pm Friday 7th December 2012
4:46pm Friday 30th November 2012
4:39pm Friday 30th November 2012
THIS weekend Usk Festival and Christmas Market takes place with the Centerpiece of the Winter Festival, the Christmas Market open both days between 10am and 7pm, focussing on quality food, drink, crafts and gifts.
2:33pm Monday 26th November 2012
4:08pm Friday 26th October 2012
EVERYONE knows that the Brother Grimm’s fairy tales are the best fairy tales, and following the success of their previous productions of Grimm Tales, Theatr Iolo has created a brand new performance to celebrate its 25th birthday, which will be showing at Blackwood Miners’ Institute next week.
4:05pm Friday 26th October 2012
HALF-term is nearly upon us and there’s an action-packed week of hands-on workshops, musical theatre and kids shows lined up at The Riverfront to keep little ones and teenagers entertained and the grown-ups happy.
9:54am Friday 28th September 2012
9:49am Friday 28th September 2012
CARDIFF’S St David’s Hall’s 2012/13 International Concert Series starts in October featuring concerts by top conductors, soloists and orchestras, ranging through Renaissance music and romantic masterworks to music from iconic minimalist composer Steve Reich.
9:53am Friday 14th September 2012
4:18pm Friday 7th September 2012
DESPITE the country suffering the wettest summer in 100 years, Usk Show is still going ahead on Saturday. Members of the committee and other volunteers are working tirelessly to help dry the ground, including pumping off standing water and using a Water Hog Blotter, like the ones used at cricket grounds.
4:15pm Friday 7th September 2012
4:13pm Friday 7th September 2012
2:47pm Friday 31st August 2012
2:42pm Friday 31st August 2012
2:26pm Friday 31st August 2012
BRASS bands are something that, for many people, conjure up stereotypes. Whether it be the marching band at the head of a parade, playing on the bandstand in the park on a balmy Sunday afternoon, or as a musical link back to our industrial heritage – an anachronism in the 21st century – a symbol of amateur music-making.
11:12am Friday 24th August 2012
11:08am Friday 24th August 2012
11:04am Friday 24th August 2012
11:02am Friday 24th August 2012
10:59am Friday 24th August 2012
10:58am Friday 24th August 2012
9:32am Friday 17th August 2012
9:29am Friday 17th August 2012
EXCITING Roman re-enactments awaits visitors to Caerleon this weekend when Empire: A Roman Spectacular takes places in Caerleon Amphitheatre and the National Roman Legion Museum between 11am and 5pm on tomorrow and Sunday.
9:25am Friday 17th August 2012
9:23am Friday 17th August 2012
THE ANNUAL Newport Community Aquatic Festival event will be held on Friday August 31, from 9.45am to 3pm, at the Newport International Sports Village and will be the culmination of the Free Swim activities that have taken place in pools in council-run leisure centres across Newport.
3:28pm Thursday 16th August 2012
2:52pm Thursday 16th August 2012
2:45pm Thursday 16th August 2012
THIS year’s Summer Show at the Martin Tinney Gallery, Cardiff, features excellent examples of work by Wales’ leading 20th-century artists including Gwen John, Augustus John, Ceri Richards, Sir Kyffin Williams, Josef Herman, Peter Prendergast, John Elwyn, George Chapman and others.
2:43pm Thursday 16th August 2012
BBC One Show presenter Alex Jones and Only Men Aloud musical director Tim Rhys-Evans will co-present a magical evening of music at this year’s BBC Proms in the Park, in Caerphilly’sOwain Glyndwˆr Playing Fields, on Saturday, September 8, at 7.45pm.
11:01am Friday 27th July 2012
11:00am Friday 27th July 2012
9:00am Tuesday 17th July 2012
A weekend of Roman re-enactment awaits visitors to Caerleon this August when Empire: A Roman Spectacular takes places in Caerleon Amphitheatre and the National Roman Legion Museum on Saturday, August 18, Sunday, August 19, between 11am and 5pm.
2:36pm Friday 13th July 2012
2:33pm Friday 13th July 2012
9:25am Friday 13th July 2012
4:24pm Thursday 5th July 2012
11:48am Friday 22nd June 2012
11:41am Friday 22nd June 2012