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Dublin Carol

Thu 01 Feb 2018 - Sat 17 Feb 2018

Dublin, Christmas Eve. John, an alcoholic undertaker, is confronted by the ghosts of his past. Can he salvage something from the life he himself wrecked? Conor McPherson’s play is a raw and beautiful account of a life wasted. Dublin Carol is...

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Mark Thomas: Showtime from the Frontline

Wed 21 Feb 2018

Dodging cultural and literal bullets, Israeli incursions and religion, Mark Thomas and his team set out to run a comedy club for two nights in the Palestinian city of Jenin. Only to find it’s not so simple to celebrate freedom of speech in a place...

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Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

Thu 22 Feb 2018 - Fri 23 Feb 2018

Under the sea, out on the farm and into the jungle, these terrific tales are woven together with live music, puppetry and a whole host of colourful characters from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s best-loved titles: Tiddler, Monkey Puzzle, The...

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Grav

Thu 22 Feb 2018 - Fri 23 Feb 2018

In October 2007 Ray Gravell, a man who for many embodied what it is to be Welsh, passed away after succumbing to complications resulting from contracting diabetes. He was 56 years old. Known to millions for his legendary exploits on the rugby...

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Thu 01 Mar 2018 - Sat 03 Mar 2018

Over the years Sherman Youth Theatre has developed a reputation for being one of Britain’s finest young theatre ensembles. This year they perform [ BLANK ], a new work by Alice Birch. This moving, challenging and sometimes disturbing play explores...

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Y Tad (The Father)

Thu 08 Mar 2018 - Fri 09 Mar 2018

The father’s world is topsy-turvy. Who are these strangers in his house? Is it his house at all? This is a heart-rending story about a man who is failing to understand what is happening to him as his memory crumbles, and a daughter who is...

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Cannonballista

Thu 08 Mar 2018

Cannonballista is an explosive new solo show exploring grief, coping mechanisms and the things we do to get us through. Liz Clarke’s Super Hero Alter Ego, Betty Bruiser has been present in her life for a good few years now and Betty thinks it’s...

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Ten Plagues

Tue 13 Mar 2018

Mark Ravenhill and Conor Mitchell's award-winning AIDS polemic comes to Sherman Theatre, performed by Conor Mitchell and Matthew Cavan. Tracing one man's journey through a city in crisis, Ten Plagues charts the great plague of 1665. Part torch...

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Horrible Histories: More Best of Barmy Britain

Fri 16 Mar 2018 - Sat 17 Mar 2018

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! Prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring MORE of your favourite characters from our barmy past!

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NEW: 2018

Tue 20 Mar 2018 - Thu 22 Mar 2018

NEW is a weeklong showcase of new writing, which returns in 2018 for a fifth year. The College’s Richard Burton Company will premiere four new plays in Cardiff before transferring to London’s Gate Theatre. Following the success of Dafydd...

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