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Thursday 5 May 2016

David Jones (1895-1974) exhibition

5 May — 4 June
10:00 - 17:00
This exhibition provides an excellent chance for admirers of David Jones to see a substantial number of his prints gathered together and a rare opportunity for collectors to acquire work by this great artist.

Friday 13 May 2016

In Parenthesis

13 May — 3 June
19:15 - 22:00
Welsh National Opera present the World Premiere of Iain Bell's In Parenthesis

Thursday 26 May 2016

Cavalleria rusticana & Pagliacci

26 May — 4 June
19:15 - 22:15
Welsh National Opera present Mascagni / Leoncavallo's Cavalleria rusticana & Pagliacci

Saturday 28 May 2016

JUST LANDED! Bill's Costume

28 May — 4 June
00:00 - 00:00

Craft*folk – Whitsun in Landsea Square, Cardiff Bay

28 May — 30 May
10:00 - 17:30
We have a fantastic selection of art, crafts, traditional hot welsh cakes and chocolate brownies with mouth-watering hot chocolate sauce to tempt everyone, together with some demonstrations and workshops suitable for all the family

Tuesday 31 May 2016

Zygons are amongst us!

31 May — 1 June
00:00 - 00:00

Half Term - A Dinosaur Encounter

31 May — 1 June
10:00 - 16:00
Are you ready to meet the dinosaurs and their ancestors?

Half Term - Art & Craft Day

10:30 - 15:30
Join us for some arts and crafts sessions in our 15th century Undercroft

Lowri Porter & Lada Valešová

13:00 - 14:00
Lowri Porter & Lada Valešová perform a lunch time concert at St David's Hall

Martin & Eliza Carthy

20:00 - 22:00
The good Doctor Martin Carthy and his twice Mercury nominated daughter Eliza Carthy join forces to perform material that includes songs from their first ever duo album ‘The Moral Of The Elephant’.

Wednesday 1 June 2016

Cardiff Festival 2016 Visit Cardiff

1 June — 3 September
00:00 - 00:00
A jam-packed programme of scorching entertainment, bursting with family fun, returns to the capital this summer with the 2016 Cardiff Festival.

June Spa Offer - The Laguna Health and Spa

1 June — 30 June
00:00 - 00:00
June Spa Offer - The Laguna Health and Spa

Family Fun Day 2016 at Ice Arena Wales

10:00 - 15:45
Come and and enjoy the first Family Fun Day at the new Ice Arena Wales!

Comedy Tour Show - Sara Pascoe

18:45 - 18:45
The show is a mixture of completely true stories about Tony Blair, Oedipus Rex and the wildlife of Lewisham, plus a load of stories that don’t sound true at all about Jason Donovan, Henry the Hoover and when God took over the tannoy in Sainsbury’s.

Cinderella

1 June — 5 June
19:00 - 21:00
Cardiff's no.1 amateur company Orbit Theatre brings the evergreen story of the girl who becomes a princess to the New Theatre stage for half term.

Choralia!

19:30 - 22:00
A feast of choral gems from across the continents.

Glen Mably Quintet

20:00 - 22:30
Alto saxophonist Glen Manby brings his exciting new jazz quintet to Chapter for its Wales debut.

The Return of the Grumpy Old Women

20:00 - 22:00
Returning after a critically acclaimed, total sell-out sell-out spring 2015 tour the Grumpies are back to knock some sense into the nation.

Thursday 2 June 2016

Lush Hour at Burger and Lobster

2 June — 3 June
17:00 - 19:00
There is Lush Hour, where you can get two cocktails for an absolute steal at £10 between 5pm-7pm from Thursday to Saturday.

Comedy Carousel

19:00 - 22:30
A night of unique live entertainment with handpicked comedians from the top of the circuit, audience interaction and live visual projections.

Profile Piano 20th Century Piano

19:00 - 21:30
REPCo: Profile Piano 20th Century Piano

Make an Aria

19:30 - 22:00
MAKE AN ARIA Public Masterclass of Five New Arias exploring the theme of Immigration

Friday 3 June 2016

Amser Jazz Time Weekender

3 June — 5 June
00:00 - 00:00
Amser Jazz Time Weekender

Festival of Voice

3 June — 12 June
00:00 - 00:00
This major international music festival is produced and created by Wales Millennium Centre. With over 100 performances across 30 different locations over 10 days, this is not to be missed! Featuring local and international legends this is a celebration of the voice in all art forms. Come and celebrate Wales' timeless connection with song!

La Voix Humaine

3 June — 9 June
00:00 - 00:00
A woman is on the phone to her lover. He doesn’t want to be with her anymore. She is approaching breaking point. She thinks she’s alone but she’s not. We, the audience, are in her apartment. We witness her life unravelling.

X Music Festival

3 June — 4 June
00:00 - 00:00
Come and join an unforgettable weekend of music across four spectacular stages.

Lush Hour at Burger and Lobster

3 June — 4 June
17:00 - 19:00
There is Lush Hour, where you can get two cocktails for an absolute steal at £10 between 5pm-7pm from Thursday to Saturday.

Rustavi Ensemble

19:00 - 22:00
Festival of Voice welcomes two male voice choirs to tell stories of their homelands through song.

The Best in Live Stand-up Comedy

19:00 - 22:30
With Paul Myrehaug, Ron Vaudry, Dan Nightingale and Ian Smith.

Quercus

19:30 - 22:00
Quercus brings together three of the UK’s most celebrated folk and jazz musicians to create exquisite chamber music that weaves together the essence of folk and jazz.

John Cale

20:00 - 22:30
The founding member of one of the most defining bands of a generation, John Cale OBE will return home for an exclusive Festival of Voice performance with an opening set from home-grown talent Gwenno.

Toyah Wilcox Up Close and Personal

20:00 - 23:00
Household name, pop icon, TV presenter, and stage/screen actress (Calamity Jane, Cabaret, Peter Pan, Jubilee, Quadrophenia) Toyah comes to Acapela.

Fatima + Wyles & Simpson + Daudi Matsiko

20:30 - 23:00
Festival of Voice brings together three stand-out acts in an unmissable triple bill.

Georgia

20:30 - 22:30
Part of Festival of Voice, Cardiff’s new international arts festival, 3 – 12 June 2016. Created by Wales Millennium Centre and supported by Colwinston Charitable Trust, Arts Council of Wales and Cardiff Council.

Saturday 4 June 2016

Access All Arias

4 June — 5 June
00:00 - 00:00
Opera isn’t just for the theatre.

Fashion Machine

4 June — 5 June
00:00 - 00:00
Are you in or are you chicken?

WNO Community Chorus

16:00 - 18:15
WNO Community Chorus: Celebrating 70 Years of WNO

Lush Hour at Burger and Lobster

4 June — 5 June
17:00 - 19:00
There is Lush Hour, where you can get two cocktails for an absolute steal at £10 between 5pm-7pm from Thursday to Saturday.

Sianed Jones

17:00 - 19:30
Join international artist Sianed Jones for an evening of virtuosic vocals and violin playing at Festival of Voice.

The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy

19:00 - 22:30
With Paul Myrehaug, Ron Vaudry, Dan Nightingale and Ian Smith.

The Last Mermaid

4 June — 12 June
19:00 - 21:00
Set to be a hit with adults and children alike, this exclusive commission for Festival of Voice celebrates movement, music, light and – of course – the voice.

Wales 1000

19:00 - 21:30
Part of Festival of Voice, a new international festival in Cardiff, 3 - 12 June 2016. Created by Wales Millennium Centre and supported by Colwinston Charitable Trust Arts, Arts Council of Wales and Cardiff Council.

'The Blakey Project'

19:30 - 22:00
Jean Toussaint's Roots and Herbs 'The Blakey Project'

Higher Learning

19:30 - 22:30
Guaranteed to have the Tramshed bouncing, Festival of Voice presents a night of raw underground hip hop featuring some of the UK’s freshest MCs.

Nikolai Galen sings Jacques Brel

20:30 - 23:00
Former frontman of The Shrubs, Nick Hobbs – better known these days as Nikolai Galen – will perform an astonishing interpretation of Jacques Brel’s work at Festival of Voice.

Sunday 5 June 2016

Flavia Coelho: The Good Life Experience

00:00 - 00:00
Prepare for some Brazilian sunshine as Flavia Coelho brings her carnival of eclectic sounds to Festival of Voice.

Cardiff Naked Bike Ride

13:30 - 17:00
Join this growing celebration of bikes and bodies, highlighting the vulnerability of cyclists on our crowded roads; a peaceful, powerful demonstration highlighting a lack of provision for cyclists in many areas, and protesting against the over use of cars in towns and cities.

Fork in the Road

5 June — 9 June
17:45 - 20:00
This is the story of a young man who has escaped death countless times in his short life.

An Evening with the Modern Māori Quartet

18:00 - 20:00
The suave crooners from Modern Māori Quartet invite you to enjoy a fresh take on the classic Māori showbands.

Beyond Borders

19:00 - 21:30
Part of Festival of Voice, a new international festival in Cardiff, 3 - 12 June 2016. Created by Wales Millennium Centre and supported by Colwinston Charitable Trust Arts, Arts Council of Wales and Cardiff Council.

Rufus Wainwright

19:30 - 22:00
Rufus Wainwright has established himself as one of the great vocalists and songwriters of his generation.

Vento Em Madeira Quintet

19:30 - 22:00
Melting together Samba, Afro Brazilian folklore, Jazz and Classical traditions to magical effect, Vento Em Madeira are one of the foremost instrumental groups in Brazil.