Ten events you won’t want to miss at Theatr Clwyd This Summer / Autumn Season
See dates and times 13 Apr 2023
A new Welsh language adaptation of the hit show! Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s award-winning comedic play Fleabag, which will be adapted into the Welsh language and performed across Wales. The production, based on the original, has been re-set in Liverpool and North Wales. It has been adapted by acclaimed Welsh writer Branwen Davies (Dirty Protest and Os Nad Nawr) and will be performed by Leah Gaffey (A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Sherman Theatre) and directed by Sara Lloyd (Nyrsys, Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru). The production will tour around Wales, with venues and dates to be announced, before its final performance at Theatr Clwyd.
27-30 Sep | Book Now
There’s comedy on stage this season with The Importance of Being…Earnest?, an unpredictable twist on the world’s favourite comedy classic.
5-7 Oct |Book Now
Faith Healer by acclaimed Irish writer Brian Friel is a drama around a healer who starts to lose his power.
They want a moment with Frank, the mercurial showman, who offers hope and salvation. Because Frank has a gift. A gift of healing.
12-16 Sep |Book Now
Our acclaimed rock ‘n’ roll panto is back - bigger and more breathtaking than ever! Sleeping Beauty. Written by Wales’ Christian Patterson (Robin Hood, Beauty & The Beast), join us for the biggest rock, pop and soul songs, fabulous frocks, spectacular sets and the anarchic panto puppets. For one-year only our show will be in a huge, heated, circus big top tent next to our theatre. Don’t miss the family panto of the decade!
30 Nov - 6 Jan |Book Now
Showcasing the finest Welsh writers Truth or Dare are ten brand news plays to push your buttons and cause mischief.
Truth is five teasing plays to push your buttons. Secrets and lies when the lights are out. Do you want to hear it? Can you handle it? 27 Apr - 13 May |Book Now
Dare is five mischievous plays asking what makes you pop. Spin the bottle, risk it all. Do you Dare to watch? 28 Apr - 13 May |Book Now
Here’s a second chance to see the previously sold-out production The Great Gatsby, made by Theatr Clwyd and The Guild Of Misrule. Audiences are invited to the best roaring 1920s party ever! Dress up and dance all night long at The Dolphin Pub in Mold this summer. This intimate performance gets you at the heart of the action as you move around the spaces.
15 June - 27 Aug |Book Now
The Adventures of Little Red Hen - Making bread is hard work, but it would be a lot easier if the lazy farmyard animals got off their reclining sofas and lent a hand! Join our plucky little hen as she finds her own way to get stuff done.
An energetic adaptation of this much-loved story, featuring a breath-taking combination of brilliant puppetry, live music and unforgettable comedy.
23-24 Sep | Book Now
Family Arts Festival - Save The Date!
Fun-packed, boredom-busting enjoyment for all the family, Family Arts Festival is back. Join us for low-cost family activities this summer in the beautiful Wepre Park with shows, workshops and lots of fun. Early booking necessary! Line up to be announced soon…
8-9 Jul |Book Now
The classical season stretches across Theatr Clwyd and to its sister venue, William Aston Hall, Wrexham, including performances from Tabea Debus (recorder), Toby Carr (lute) and Sam Stadlen (Gamba) (7 Jun), Sinfonia Cymru and violinist Max Baillie (25 June) and accordionist Samuele Telari (27 Aug). Pianist Llyr Williams (29 Oct) and Skampa Quartet (19 Nov) will play at William Aston Hall as part of the classical season.
As ever Theatr Clwyd’s Comedy Club (17 Jul/ 23 Jul/ 10 Sep/ 8 Oct) showcase some of the finest comedians on the circuit. We are also launching Clwb Comedi (26 June/17 Sept) this season, a Welsh language version of the event. William Aston Hall is also hosting its first comedy club, William Aston Comedy Club (26 Nov) starring Live At The Apollo star Nick Helm.