Theatre

‘Anyone Can Make a Difference’ – An Interview with No Boundaries Theatre Company

‘Anyone Can Make a Difference’ – An Interview with No Boundaries Theatre Company

Arts, Theatre February 27, 2017 at 7:40 am Comments

WHEN IT COMES to high-quality theatre, Aberystwyth’s Arad Goch has already had a fantastic 2017, with all kinds of exciting productions on display. However, even amongst such an exciting line-up, Golf Course War Machine – a one-womanRead More

William Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus – A Bloody, Dystopian Thrill-Ride

William Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus – A Bloody, Dystopian Thrill-Ride

Arts, Theatre February 3, 2017 at 5:57 pm Comments

IT’S FAIR TO say that, in terms of renown, Titus Andronicus does not rate highly on the list of Shakespeare’s plays. Indeed, in contrast to the precise, air-tight later tragedies that keep him at the forefront ofRead More

Upcoming Productions at Arad Goch

Upcoming Productions at Arad Goch

Arts, Theatre January 27, 2017 at 9:42 pm Comments

Titus Andronicus: Feb 2nd – 4th

Our story begins 70 years after a post-apocalyptic nuclear war. The late emperors sons; Saturninus, and Bassianus, are competing for the throne. Our protagonist, Titus Andronicus, is chosen by the people of RomeRead More

Action Hero – ‘Wrecking Ball’ Review

Action Hero – ‘Wrecking Ball’ Review

Arts, Theatre December 5, 2016 at 10:55 am Comments

THEATRE HAS ALWAYS had the power to present pertinent issues in interesting ways. It is fitting, therefore, that Action Hero’s Wrecking Ball – a piece which explores how images can be constructed or altered from one person to anotherRead More

Action Hero: Gemma Paintin Interview

Action Hero: Gemma Paintin Interview

Arts, Theatre November 27, 2016 at 10:59 am Comments

GEMMA PAINTIN IS a member of Action Hero, a theatrical collaboration between herself and James Stenhouse. I recently talked to her about her journey with Action Hero, their creative process and what audiences can expect fromRead More

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: A Dissection of the Happy Ending (Review)

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: A Dissection of the Happy Ending (Review)

Arts, Theatre September 26, 2016 at 7:48 pm Comments

I HAVE ALWAYS hated the epilogue in Deathly Hallows. No, no, you don’t understand, I hate the epilogue in Deathly Hallows to the point where I used to sit in bed sometimes, unable to sleep, thinking aboutRead More

Student Guide to Arts Societies at Aberystwyth

Student Guide to Arts Societies at Aberystwyth

Arts, Books, Creative Writing, Events, Film, Music, Theatre September 22, 2016 at 4:30 pm Comments

WHETHER NEW OR returning to the university, there are a multitude of clubs and societies to join. Here is a guide to a few of them within the arts that might take your fancy ahead of the fairRead More

Parallel Lines at the Arts Centre

Parallel Lines at the Arts Centre

Arts, Theatre December 8, 2015 at 12:45 pm Comments

Parallel Lines is just one of many pieces of work that has come out of production company Dirty Protest, who develop and promote new writers in Wales. This play in particular was written in 2012 byRead More

This Season coming from the Nomadic Players

This Season coming from the Nomadic Players

Arts, Features, Theatre November 4, 2015 at 4:00 pm Comments

THE NOMADIC PLAYERS are making momentum in their 16th year as a society with several shows on the way.
First the bittersweet Two by Jim Cartwright, a microcosm of working-class life in a Northern local in the 80’s; aRead More

What’s On Aberystwyth This Week: Mutt, Festival of the Spoken Nerd, Joe Stilgoe

What’s On Aberystwyth This Week: Mutt, Festival of the Spoken Nerd, Joe Stilgoe

Arts, Comedy, Music, Theatre November 3, 2015 at 9:59 am Comments

Festival Of The Spoken Nerd: 8:00pm, 5th November 
Following their appearance at this year’s Fringe, TV stars Helen Amery (Coast) Steve Mould (Britain’s Brightest)  and Matt Parker (You Have Been Warned) combine maths, science and standup inRead More