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Come and join Mike Doyle and his fabulous live band for a sensational evening of his unique brand of comedy and music, guaranteed to delight and entertain in equal measure. Since appearing on the final of Bob says Opportunity Knocks in 1988, Mike has forged a career on stage and television including starring roles in the West End, three of his own entertainment series for the BBC and to date 26 pantomimes, alongside over 30 years of headlining cruise line performances on some of the Worlds largest cruiselines. This year marks Mike’s 40th year on stage. The show ends with a rocking, foot stomping homage to the hits of the 1970’s.
All Tickets £17.70gwynhall.com/shows/mike-doyle-rocking-with-laughter/
Bowie Experience is a spectacular concert celebrating the sound and vision of David Bowie. A must see for all Bowie fans, the latest production features all the hits from A to Ziggy.Bowie Experience continues to amaze audiences with an astounding attention to detail, bringing the golden years of David Bowie to theatres across the globe. So, put on your red shoes and Let’s Dance! ?????“Phenomenal” “Absolutely brilliant” Ticketmaster Reviews ?????10/10“Totally awesome” “Fantastic, Wow, Amazing” “Mind blowing”Facebook Reviews
All Tickets £27.50gwynhall.com/shows/bowie-experience/
Totally Tina… from Nutbush to Wembley Stadium with The Queen of Rock’n’Roll Come shake a tail feather with the UK’s official No1 Tina. . . Justine Riddoch and her talented cast.When Tina Turner burst onto the scene, she won the hearts of music fans from the outset, creating a fearsome reputation for her live performances – and those never-ending legs!Early hits River Deep – Mountain High, Proud Mary and Nutbush City Limits were just a taste of what was to come. We Don’t Need Another Hero, Simply the Best, What’s Love Got To Do With It, I Don’t Wanna Lose You and When the Heartache is Over propelled her to stadium concert stardom.Supported by her super-talented band and dazzling dancing girls in sequins, feathers and diamonds, Justine is the SUPREME Tina (National Tribute Awards). She’s got the looks, she’s got the moves, but most of all, she’s got THE voice. Best ChoreographyBest Female ArtistBest Sound, Lighting and ProductionPlus Lifetime Achievement Award
All Tickets £26.40gwynhall.com/shows/totally-tina/
Spain's best export, Ignacio Lopez (as seen on BBC Sesh),slams Spanish and British culture in a relentlessly funny show about holidays,food and childhood. An armada of sarcasm, silliness and songs!Ignacio was born in Mallorca to a Spanish father and a Welshmother, he spent his summer holidays in rain soaked Pontardawe, trying his bestto fit in; learning Welsh, stuffing his face with chips and underage drinking.“HILARIOUS” - The Scotsman“CHARISMATIC WITH A WASPISH CHARM” - Chortle“PLAYFUL, BRUTAL & BLOODY FUNNY” - Moody Comedy“UNIQUE AND HILARIOUS" - BUZZ Magazine“FILLED THE ROOM WITH LAUGHTER. RELEVANT & PERCEPTIVE.AN ACT NOT TO BE MISSED” - Broadway Baby"POSSESSED THE SAME SORT OF FLAIR AS THE SPANISHFOOTBALL TEAM WITH A PITCH PERFECT SET" - Wales Online????? Get Reading ????BUZZ Magazine ???? Dark Chat
All Tickets £11gwynhall.com/shows/ignacio-lopez-spains-best-export/
The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 4 decades!Formed in the 1970s in Leicester from several local bands, they have sold more than 20 million records and have toured all corners of the World extensively.Their live show is dynamic and uplifting featuring all of their biggest hits, many of which reached number one in the pop charts of Europe.‘Under The Moon of Love’, ‘Three Steps to Heaven’, ‘Hey Rock & Roll’, ‘When’, ‘Blue Moon’, ‘Pretty Little Angel Eyes’ and many, many more.So come and join the ‘Dancin’ Party’…‘You’ve Got What It Takes’!
All Tickets £26.40gwynhall.com/shows/showaddywaddy/
Undoubtedly the BEST Dire Straits Tribute Band in Europe”‘Money for Nothing’ was formed in 2000 as a tribute to one of the world’s premier rock bands – Dire Straits. The abundant energy and the excellence and musicality of their performance makes Money for Nothing a “must see” for any rock enthusiast or Dire Straits fan.Fronting the band is the brilliant guitarist and Mark Knopfler sound-alike Aled Williams. Behind him the line-up features top-class and experienced musicians that make this band a worthy tribute to Dire Straits. Aled and the entire band have studied Dire Straits in great depth to re-create their tribute to be as close as possible to the real thing. Not only ‘can the boy play’ but his voice is also what makes Money for Nothing so unique. You will also see an array of guitars like Mark would play. 2020 is their 20th Anniversary and set to be the biggest and best yet!“Make no mistake…they are good…..VERY GOOD!” – The Observer
All Tickets £24gwynhall.com/shows/money-for-nothing/
Max is back!Max Boyce has been entertaining people all over the world for more than 40 years with his ability to paint pictures in word and song. A huge new young audience has recently discovered this exceptional entertainer, taking him into their hearts and making him a true modern day folk hero.Max’s live performances need no introduction; the audience’s reactions and standing ovations speak for themselves. Don’t miss out on the unique experience of seeing Max Boyce live in concert, and being able to say, “I Was There!”
All Tickets £33gwynhall.com/shows/max-boyce/
The Drifters are back on tour in the UK with a brand-new show performing all their classic hits from the last six decades.The legendary group have previously been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, listed among the Greatest Artists of All Time by Rolling Stone magazine and have produced an incredible list of hits – including; Saturday Night at the Movies, Come on Over to My Place, Stand By Me, Under the Boardwalk and many, many more!Following phenomenal success for their 65th Anniversary tour in 2018, The Drifters are back on the road with string of additional dates for 2019, with a line up hand-picked by Tina Treadwell herself – President of the Treadwell Entertainment Group and owner of The Drifters name.
All Tickets £29.70gwynhall.com/shows/the-drifters/
Celebrating the music and tribute to Neil DiamondFrom London’s West End, led by Fisher Stevens with his full live band, the internationally acclaimed production celebrates the music of Neil Diamond.The show pays homage to his incredible career, from the hits he penned during his time in the hit factory that was the Brill Building, to the amazing musical achievements that have led him to become one of the world’s most famous singer-songwriters.A cast of professional musicians will take you on a moving and powerful musical journey, celebrating all the classic hits. This musical adventure, unrivalled by any other, revisits more than five decades of sparkling musical gems including, Love On The Rocks, Sweet Caroline, Forever In Blue Jeans, Song Sung Blue, I am …I Said, America, Holly Holy, Red Red Wine, I’m A Believer and many more.www.aimshows.co.uk
Tickets Adult: £28.60, Concessions: £26.40gwynhall.com/shows/a-beautiful-noise/
Join resting actor Alfred St John Merrimoon once again, as he regales his audience with more unsettling tales of seasonal spooks, winter wraiths and Christmastime horrors. Huddle closer to the fireplace and keep away from the shadows, for who knows what might be lurking just out of sight? An amusingly chilling way to see in this special time of year! Jonathan Goodwin writes and performs in this original show. The play is co-directed by Goodwin and Gary Archer.
All Tickets £10gwynhall.com/shows/more-ghost-stories-for-christmas/
It is just over 40 years since ABBA won Eurovision and now it’s your chance to thank ABBA for the music!ABBA MANIA is accepted as the world’s number one touring ABBA tribute production.Featuring a special concert presentation, which celebrates the music of ABBA in a respectful and enjoyable way, reviving special memories of when ABBA ruled the airwaves.ABBA MANIA brings ABBA fans old and new a night not to be missed. If you’re looking for an excuse to party, reminisce or simply be entertained by the best music ever, then ABBA MANIA is for you! So dig out those platforms, dust down those flares, join in and enjoy all of your favourites including: ‘Mamma Mia’, ‘Voulez Vous’, ‘Dancing Queen’, ‘Winner Takes It All’, ‘Super Trouper’ and many more.
Tickets £26.40 full, £24.20 concessiongwynhall.com/shows/abbamania/
“It’s always the most wonderful time of the year, full of peace and love, family and friends– so why does Santa think that this Christmas is going to be the best one ever… can you guess? Dotty the Elf thinks Santa is planning a surprise Christmas party, Pompom the Penguin thinks Santa has been making Christmas crackers, and Dasher the Reindeer thinks Santa has got their biggest Christmas tree ever – do you think they’re right? Or do the other reindeer know? They all seem very excited in their stable…”Join Father Christmas and friends in this brand new, festive, musical, interactive adventure to make 2021 Santa’s Best Ever Christmas! It’s a family show most suitable for 2-7 year olds, where every child will receive a specially wrapped present from Santa after the most Christmassy Christmas show ever, HO-HO-HO!The show where every child gets a present from Santa!
“The Santa Shows have become our Christmas tradition and we love them! Perfect engagement with the children, lots of audience participation and the children were beside themselves when Father Christmas gave them a present after the show. Wonderful value for money and top rate entertainment!”- Natalie D, mum of Rae“Eyes lit up full of wonder and joy – as my children walked away from receiving their gift they whispered, “That was the real Santa!” -Families North Hampshire“A magical way to start our Christmas celebrations and a memory I shall treasure!” -Basingstoke Gazettewww.santashows.co.ukwww.honaleemedia.co.ukTickets £8
The West End At Christmas are back!Stars from the West End present a magical evening of entertainment featuring hits from the musicals and the best of Christmas song. The exceptionally talented cast have starred in many West End productions and national tours including Les Miserables, We Will Rock You, South Pacific, Starlight Express, Phantom Of The Opera, Wicked, Legally Blonde, Joseph and Cats... to name but a few! "This wonderful concert guarantees to bring you joy and fill you with Christmas cheer"(Evening Post)An evening not to be missed!
Tickets £16.50 full, £14 concessiongwynhall.com/shows/the-west-end-at-christmas/
Thrilled with the reaction to our adult panto ‘Aladdin and His Magic Ring’, it’s time to do it all again, this time with Cinderella – The Adult Panto! (18+)This was the first time anything like this had ever been done in the Gwyn Hall and our cast certainly delivered – they left the audience wanting more and more, which is why we have added another Adult Panto Performance to the run.Aladdin and His Magic Ring sold out within weeks of it going on sale, So book now for an evening of hilarious live comedy!
This Panto is strictly for Adults Only and contains scenes of an explicit nature – definitely not for the faint hearted or easily offended.Tickets £16.50gwynhall.com/shows/cinderella-adult-panto/
The most magical pantomime of all comes to Gwyn Hall from January 7th – 16th 2022The classic rags to riches tale Cinderella will be transformed into a breath-taking family extravaganza with glittering sets, gorgeous costumes and the latest hits that you know and love.Lose yourself in this classic fairy tale with all the usual characters, packed full of comedy in a traditional setting with plenty of audience participation.Cinderella is the ultimate New Year treat for all the family.You’re all invited to the ball and we’d love it if you could join us, this pantomime is sure to leave you wanting more….Oh yes it will!
Tickets Adult: £14.50, Concessions/ Child £11.75, Family (2A, 2C or 1A, 3C): £45.00gwynhall.com/shows/cinderella-panto/
It’s the show jam packed with sweet soul music and Motown magic that continues to leave audiences dancing and chanting for more following each outstanding performance.Featuring the voice of Mr William Hicks, high-stepping choreography and superb vocal harmonies hit the stage with all the glitz of Vegas.Hailing from Atlanta Georgia, William Hicks comes from the old school – he is a big man with a big voice. He’s has played the Atlanta Stadium on the same bill as Gladys Knight and the original Four Tops and Temptations.Visually exciting, musically authentic, all the Four Tops’ hits feature: Reach Out, Baby I Need Your Loving, Standing In The Shadow, Bernadette, as well as the songs of The Temptations, Drifters, Miracles, Platters, and many more...This explosive show is guaranteed to leave you breathless. Get ready, cos here it comes!“…a pleasure to work with..” Gladys Knight“It’s just not good enough to imitate Motown, you must be able to create it”
Take a trip through the unique career of a guitar hero, troubadour and raconteur – Andy Fairweather Low!With a pedigree the stuff every guitarist’s dreams are made of, Andy first came to prominence at the vanguard of the new youthful expression of music in the ’60s as the lead singer in Amen Corner, clocking up hit after pop hit. Songs such as ‘Bend Me Shape Me’, ‘Hello Suzy’, ‘(If Paradise is) Half As Nice’ are internationally remembered to this day.A solo career followed featuring major hits including ‘Wide Eyed And Legless’. Since the early days Andy has gone on to work with Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, David Crosby, The Band, Elton John, Roger Waters, Dave Gilmour, The Who, BB King, Joe Cocker, Steve Winwood, Linda Ronstadt, the Bee Gees, Jeff Beck, The Impressions, Mary J. Blige, Georgie Fame, Bonnie Raitt, Otis Rush, Van Morrison, Jackson Browne, Bill Wyman, Sheryl Crow, Pete Townsend… and hundreds more.
From the producers of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and Sarah and Duck Live on Stage comes another enchanting show for young audiences.The Twirlywoos are setting sail around the UK to welcome young fans along for a theatrical adventure.Expect mischief, music and plenty of surprises as they share the delight of discovery. With beautifully inventive puppetry this show promises a cast full of all your favourite characters from the hit TV show.
All Tickets £12The show is billed for ages 1+ but its fine for younger children too.The show has a run time of around 55 minutes with no interval.No pyrotechnics or strobe lighting will be featured, any effects will be ‘young child friendly’ – bubbles, confetti etc etcgwynhall.com/shows/twirlywoos-live/
From the days he spent recording with Elton John at Abbey Road to the musicals like Cappuccino Girls and Amazing Grace that have sold out theatres across the country. He’ll be telling stories about the years spent touring with Art Garfunkel and Belinda Carlisle as well as sharing what it was like to produce and write the music for the film “Jack to a King”.This intimate performance will feature songs Mal has written for artists like Cliff Richard, The Hollies and duets he has recorded with Bonnie Tyler and Aled Jones. You might even get a chance to ask Mal some questions about the stories behind the songs.
Tickets Adult: £16.50, Concessions: £13.20gwynhall.com/shows/an-evening-of-stories-songs-from-mal-pope/
OH! WHAT A NIGHT takes you back in time on a musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, now immortalised in the multi-award winning show Jersey Boys, which has been packing theatres worldwide since its debut in 2005. Valli’s unmistakable voice dominated the airwaves for more than two decades with classics such as Sherry, Let’s Hang On, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, My Eyes Adored You, December 63 (Oh What A Night), Bye Bye Baby, Who Loves You and many, many more.With a repertoire which needs no introduction, OH! WHAT A NIGHT combines infectious personalities, amazing vocals, slick harmonies and even slicker dance moves to deliver a show full of energy and nostalgia which will leave you wanting more! Don’t miss the ultimate celebration of one of the world’s greatest Rock & Roll bands!
Neath Comedy Festival presents a comedy roast of two British Lions, Wales and Ospreys greats Lee Byrne and James Hook. Join us for a night of rugby banter, mickey taking, funny stories and rugby gossip and low down with 2 international rugby superstars plus other guest rugby personalities and top Welsh comedians.
Bronwen Lewis is a Welsh singer/songwriter who has become a TikTok sensation with her covers of hit songs in the Welsh language. She is proudly bilingual and an exceptional multi-instrumentalist.Bronwen starred in and sang the theme song ‘Bread and Roses’ in the BAFTA Award Winning and Golden Globe nominated film ‘Pride’! She also received international acclaim during her time on BBC’s The Voice. She has recently enjoyed interviews on BBC Radio 1 with DJ Greg James and her bilingual cover of ‘Friday’ by Riton xNightcrawlers was played to over 5 million listeners.Throughout lockdown Bronwen performed more than 45 live, virtual concerts from her home studio and has generated a wonderfully supportive fanbase. Her shows have gained over half a million views since March 2020.
Tickets Tickets £16.50gwynhall.com/shows/bronwen-lewis/
Dust off your air guitars for an evening of the very best classic rock anthems from legends past and present! Let them take you on a roller coaster journey of classic rock nostalgia, performing hit after hit, live with stunning accuracy and high energy accompanied by an incredible light and projection show, they’re guaranteed to have you on your feet all night.Over two hours of classic rock anthems from artists including Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Pink Floyd, Deep Purple, Free, The Eagles and Jimi Hendrix to name but a few!
Legends of Irish music & song The FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were sweet 16’, ‘The Green fields of France’, ‘The old man’, ‘Red rose café’, ‘From Clare to here’, ‘Her father didn’t like me anyway’, ‘Leaving Nancy’, ‘Steal away’ etc.The FUREYS have been entertaining audiences worldwide for 43 years, audiences that have included former Australian Prime Minister John Howard, Former Irish President Mary McAleese and the late Pope John Paul while Tony Blair has publicly stated his favourite peace song of all time is the FUREYS “Green Fields of France” and President Michael D Higgins attended their last concert in National Concert Hall.
Dom Joly is best known as the creator of Trigger Happy TV. And now the writer and broadcaster is undertaking his first UK tour since 2011, giving fans a rare opportunity to see him live. Dom will be talking about his exploits as a serial globe-trotting and seeker of dangerous travel spots. From North Korea though the Congo and Syria to Chernobyl, he’s visited some of the most unusual places on the planet. Joly famously attended school with Osama Bin Laden and armed with a trusty Powerpoint, fans can expect his holiday snaps to provide comedy and a sense of danger. The best-selling author will meet fans after the show to sign copies of his latest book, The Hezbollah Hiking Club.
When we were young we’d listen to the radio, waiting for our favourite songs. Now they’re back again, like a long-lost friend, all the song we loved so well. . .The UK’s leading Carpenters show, featuring the amazing voice of Maggie Nestor and eight top-class musicians, captures the sights and sounds of the amazing talents of Richard and Karen Carpenter.Karen’s silky contralto is combined with Richard’s delightful piano and seamless harmonies in this big production that brings Close to You, We’ve only Just Begun, Top of the World, Rainy Days and Mondays, Solitaire, Goodbye to Love, Please Mr Postman, For All We Know, Only Yesterday and dozens more classic songs to the stage.The Carpenters Experience is coming to town for an evening of non-stop hits – it’s yesterday once more. . .
Tickets Full £20, Concession £18.00gwynhall.com/shows/the-carpenters-experience/
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No parking at the venue. Please click on the link for the nearest parking facilities www.npt.gov.uk/1452
The Gwyn Hall is back open for Cinema!We are hoping to resume our live events programme in the Autumn.Our Box Office is open in conjunction with our Cinema Screenings, ready to take your bookings for future events.Please click on the link for up to date Box Office opening hours;gwynhall.com/box-office-information/The Gwyn Hall is located in the heart of Neath Town Centre and has been an integral part of Neath’s history since it was built in 1887. Re-opened in March 2012 after an extensive refurbishment, the Gwyn Hall is one of the most versatile contemporary arts and entertainment centres in the area.Open seven days a week, the venue boasts a 384-seat theatre which offers an excellent and varied programme including music to suit all tastes, drama, children’s shows, comedy and light entertainment. It is also in regular use as a cinema showing the latest films on its main screen as well as the hugely popular National Theatre Live and Royal Opera House screenings
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