Author - mellynch

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Rotterdam | Theatre Review

Words by Anna Whitfield
Growing up in our current political climate, I constantly see that the world can be a very for  people who don’t fit into...

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Victoria | Ballet Review

Words by Saoirse O’Connor
I spent my Saturdays through Sixth Form volunteering in an old country manor once owned by Queen Victoria’s favourite prime...

Comedy Culture Theatre

Werq the World | Review

Words by Martha Hughes
As a long-time follower of the Ru Paul’s Drag Race brand, the prospect of attending Werq the World at Cardiff Millennium Centre was an...

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Class | Theatre Review

Words by Andrea Drobna
Performed on an intimate stage in Cardiff’s Millennium Centre, Class was set in a singular primary school classroom, all the scenes...


Hair | Theatre Review

Words by Rachel Nurse
Let the sunshine in Cardiff: live through the late 60’s with Hair the musical
A product of the hippie counterculture and sexual...

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Carmen | Review

By Dolunay Dogahan
A rather intriguing mix of a band consisting of guitar, percussion and the saxophone sets the mood for this intimate act of Bizet’s Carmen...

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The Full Monty | Theatre Review

Words by Max Modell
You’ve gotta make a livin’ somehow, so you may as well make it takin’ your kit off, it seems to be working for the cast...

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Peeling | Theatre Review

Words by Andrea Drobna
First performed almost 20 years ago, Kaite O’Reilly’s award-winning play Peeling is a revolutionary performance...

Books Culture

Guantanámo Kid | Book Review

Words by Christopher Colbourn
Guantánamo Kid tells the story of Mohammed El-Gharani, one of the youngest inmates detained at Guantánamo Bay by the US...


Billionaire Boy | Review

The silly-sensation also known as Billionaire boy is the hot new musical adapted from David Walliams’ smash hit book, and is gracing Cardiff’s New Theatre...

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Benidorm Live | Theatre Review

Words by Abby Wilson
This week we’re off to sunny Spain – for the production of Benidorm Live at Cardiff’s New Theatre!
Calling all Benidorm fans...

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Blue | Theatre Review

Words by Rachel Nurse
First and foremost, I did not know what to expect from BLUE. Every time I see a performance from Chapter I enjoy every second as each...

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Jersey Boys | Theatre Review

Words by Mel Lynch
Winner of 57 major awards, over the years Jersey Boys has gained an enviable reputation which has no qualms in selling out seats worldwide...