Closing Party
Jun
23
7:30 PM19:30

Closing Party

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Closing Party

Free unticketed performance event

The Gate Café, The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, CF24 3JW

An opportunity for all of us Fringe lovers to let down our hair together! 

The evening will consist of a complimentary welcome drink, rehearsed readings of the top three 10 minute scripts from the Best Writing competition (run by Script Dawg and TicketSource, with guest judges from drama  production companies including Bad Wolf), presentation of the TicketSource Best Writing award and Festival Favourite award, and general blowing off of steam! 

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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LAURIE BLACK: LIVE
Jun
16
9:00 PM21:00

LAURIE BLACK: LIVE

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LAURIE BLACK: LIVE

Laurie Black

Full Price: £8.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, under 18s: £6.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Good Time Girl and LAURIE BLACK: LIVE on the same performance date

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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LAURIE BLACK: LIVE
by Laurie Black

Genre: Cabaret & Variety/Music Theatre

The revolution will not be televised, it will be live.

The most fun apocalypse survival guide you'll ever attend. Nuclear war, alien intervention, rapture from above - take your pick. Laurie Black has got your back. In her debut award winning solo show, she's armed with a synth, a piano and an arsenal of songs to prepare for the worst. In this part music, part cabaret ultraviolet riot, expect tunes from Nine Inch Nails and Rage Against The Machine as you've never heard them.

Winner: Best Emerging Artist and Weekly Best Music at Adelaide Fringe 2018

'★★★★ A triumph of contemporary cabaret' - Kryztoff

Press/Reviews:
http://laurieblack.co.uk/press 

Age restrictions: Adult themes, strong language. Anyone under the age of 16 will not be admitted to this performance.

Content warning: Strobe lighting, smoke machine, loud music.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Good Time Girl
Jun
16
7:00 PM19:00

Good Time Girl

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Good Time Girl

Good Time Theatre

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £6.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Good Time Girl and LAURIE BLACK: LIVE on the same performance date

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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Good Time Girl
written by Georgia Coles-Riley
produced by Good Time Theatre

Genre: Theatre/New Writing

I get out my phone and type 'How to send urself into a coma'... Did you mean 'How to send *yourself* into a coma?' You can find anything on the internet these days.

Good Time Girl is a darkly funny monologue about a millennial on the edge of a nervous breakdown. We follow her as she walks out of her call centre job, loses her cool on the DLR and hooks up with a stranger in the park. Come and see this daring and moving new work from three of Cardiff's finest emerging theatre makers.

Age restrictions: Strong language, sex references. Anyone under the age of 12 will not be admitted to this performance.

Content warning: Contains references to self-harm and suicide.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Workshop: Introduction to Stand-Up Comedy for Beginners
Jun
16
12:00 PM12:00

Workshop: Introduction to Stand-Up Comedy for Beginners

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Workshop

Introduction to Stand-Up Comedy for Beginners

Free unticketed development event

Venue: The Other Room

Always wanted to perform comedy but never dared? Then this is a workshop for you.

Carri Munn will guide you through an easy and practical exploration of the tools and techniques needed to unlock your unique comedy voice. A fun and accessible workshop, even for the most terrified...

Carri Munn is a comedy performer and her recent foray into stand-up met with rave reviews '..a master of quick wit and happy charm' (TIW)  and '..the best physicality I have seen in performance' (The Sprout)       

The maximum number of participants for this workshop is 10, so arrive early to make sure you get a spot!             

Access information: This venue is wheelchair accessible, via the back entrance.

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LAURIE BLACK: LIVE
Jun
15
9:00 PM21:00

LAURIE BLACK: LIVE

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LAURIE BLACK: LIVE

Laurie Black

Full Price: £8.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, under 18s: £6.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Good Time Girl and LAURIE BLACK: LIVE on the same performance date

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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LAURIE BLACK: LIVE
by Laurie Black

Genre: Cabaret & Variety/Music Theatre

The revolution will not be televised, it will be live.

The most fun apocalypse survival guide you'll ever attend. Nuclear war, alien intervention, rapture from above - take your pick. Laurie Black has got your back. In her debut award winning solo show, she's armed with a synth, a piano and an arsenal of songs to prepare for the worst. In this part music, part cabaret ultraviolet riot, expect tunes from Nine Inch Nails and Rage Against The Machine as you've never heard them.

Winner: Best Emerging Artist and Weekly Best Music at Adelaide Fringe 2018

'★★★★ A triumph of contemporary cabaret' - Kryztoff

Press/Reviews:
http://laurieblack.co.uk/press 

Age restrictions: Adult themes, strong language. Anyone under the age of 16 will not be admitted to this performance.

Content warning: Strobe lighting, smoke machine, loud music.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Good Time Girl
Jun
15
7:00 PM19:00

Good Time Girl

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Good Time Girl

Good Time Theatre

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £6.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Good Time Girl and LAURIE BLACK: LIVE on the same performance date

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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Good Time Girl
written by Georgia Coles-Riley
produced by Good Time Theatre

Genre: Theatre/New Writing

I get out my phone and type 'How to send urself into a coma'... Did you mean 'How to send *yourself* into a coma?' You can find anything on the internet these days.

Good Time Girl is a darkly funny monologue about a millennial on the edge of a nervous breakdown. We follow her as she walks out of her call centre job, loses her cool on the DLR and hooks up with a stranger in the park. Come and see this daring and moving new work from three of Cardiff's finest emerging theatre makers.

Age restrictions: Strong language, sex references. Anyone under the age of 12 will not be admitted to this performance.

Content warning: Contains references to self-harm and suicide.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Workshop: ScriptDawg
Jun
15
12:00 PM12:00

Workshop: ScriptDawg

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Workshop

ScriptDawg - Script Writing Crash Course for the Procrastinator

Free unticketed development event

Venue: The Other Room

Are you a writer who suffers from the terrible affliction Distractinitus? Where your hand drifts further away from the pen and closer to a Buzzfeed Quiz? We implore you, resist the urge to uncover which Disney villain you are (we got Hades) and come to our Scriptwriting Crash Course for the Procrastinator.

In this workshop we aim to make you self-sufficient in generating ideas; working to a deadline; setting realistic, achievable goals and writing for competitions. During the process we'll also work on character development.

Contrary to the workshop's title, anyone is welcome to join us. If you've stumbled into a writer's block, if you've never written anything before or you're an established writer, we'd be more than happy to host you.

So, what are you waiting for? The next Buzzfeed Quiz?

The maximum number of participants for this workshop is 10, so arrive early to make sure you get a spot!

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible, via the back entrance.

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Head-Count
Jun
14
8:00 PM20:00

Head-Count

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Head-Count

Functionally Dysfunctional

Full Price: £9.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £7.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Archetypical and Head-Count on the same performance date

Venue: The Gate Cafe
Venue Address: The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, CF24 3JW


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Head-Count
by Functionally Dysfunctional

Genre: Dark Comedy 

Have you ever felt cursed?  Doomed to a miserable fate no matter what? What if the curse would make you hurt others, those closest to you? Over. And over. Surely then the only thing you can do is laugh? Join Functionally Dysfunctional in an absurd, repeating nightmare, in a dark comedy that looks at fate, curses and that horrible feeling that your life isn’t yours to control. Two characters, forced to stay together, using everything they can to distract them from their reality, even those who have come to watch and laugh.

Age restrictions: Strong language, comic violence. Anyone under the age of 16 will not be admitted to this performance.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Archetypical
Jun
14
7:00 PM19:00

Archetypical

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Archetypical

UWTSD

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £5.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Archetypical and Head-Count on the same performance date

Show Duration: 30 minutes, 15 minute post-show discussion

Venue: The Gate Theatre
Venue Address: The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, CF24 3JW


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Archetypical
by Thania Acarón / UWTSD Contemporary Performance Swansea College of Art

Genre: Physical Theatre 

Archetypical is a promenade-style physical theatre performance that explores four archetypes of women: Saint, Martyr, Witch and Whore, placed in a contemporary context. Mixing humour and surrealism, audiences are invited to question and engage with critical notions of women’s bodies being sold, bartered, inspected and paraded, portrayed through metaphoric physical imagery. A devised performance piece developed within UWTSD Swansea College of Art’s Contemporary Performance programme, and under the direction of Thania Acarón, Archetypical features a live art-inspired comedic journey that characterises the human form. 

Age restrictions: Adult themes. Anyone under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Content warning: Please note that this involves an element of 'promenade' theatre, i.e. the audience may be required to walk/stand at times (wheelchair friendly).

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Workshop: How to Win Friends and Influence Critics
Jun
14
1:30 PM13:30

Workshop: How to Win Friends and Influence Critics

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Workshop

How to Win Friends and Influence Critics

Free unticketed development event

Venue: The Other Room

Host: Guy O’Donnell

Should you care about a five star review? Which online platform connects most with audiences? Is everyone a critic these days?

All these questions and more will be discussed and answered in this fun quiz-based workshop geared towards new critics, companies, arts marketing staff and interested audience members.

During the workshop you will be given an insight into the role of the arts critic. You will be given instructions on how to create a review and upload your response online. Participants will look at blogging, video, social media and much more!

We will also hear from freelance arts marketing staff and producers about how companies can best present themselves to venues to develop relationships and maximise their impact.

All workshop participants will get the opportunity for their reviews and feedback to feature on the Get the Chance website.

Access information: This venue is wheelchair accessible, via the back entrance.

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Head-Count
Jun
13
8:00 PM20:00

Head-Count

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Head-Count

Functionally Dysfunctional

Full Price: £9.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £7.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Archetypical and Head-Count on the same performance date

Venue: The Gate Cafe
Venue Address: The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, CF24 3JW


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Head-Count
by Functionally Dysfunctional

Genre: Dark Comedy 

Have you ever felt cursed?  Doomed to a miserable fate no matter what? What if the curse would make you hurt others, those closest to you? Over. And over. Surely then the only thing you can do is laugh? Join Functionally Dysfunctional in an absurd, repeating nightmare, in a dark comedy that looks at fate, curses and that horrible feeling that your life isn’t yours to control. Two characters, forced to stay together, using everything they can to distract them from their reality, even those who have come to watch and laugh.

Age restrictions: Strong language, comic violence. Anyone under the age of 16 will not be admitted to this performance.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Becoming Human: Pinocchio Retold
Jun
13
7:30 PM19:30

Becoming Human: Pinocchio Retold

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Becoming Human: Pinocchio Retold

Fucktons of Fairies

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £5.00

Venue: The Big Top
Venue Address: 10 Feet Tall, 11a-12 Church Street, CF10 1BG


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Becoming Human – Pinocchio Retold
written by Alice Muzzioli and Inari Soinila (based on the novel Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi)
produced by Fucktons of Fairies

Genre: Physical Theatre/New Writing

Becoming Human – Pinocchio Retold tells the story of the world's most famous puppet, set against the demands and prerogatives of modern Western society. Following his footsteps from birth to adulthood, we are invited to see through his eyes what it means to become socialised. Though Pinocchio is shaped in mind and body to fit into society, as an individual he still struggles to find meaning, love, and identity. This tragicomedy takes a unflinching look at social values and structures, while inviting the audience to laugh and be mesmerised by a caravan of characters (all played by Muzzioli and Soinila). The play poses questions about what makes up our core identity as humans and how we can deal with modern life - questions that Pinocchio grapples with throughout the play, and eventually comes to terms with.

Age restrictions: Strong language. Anyone under the age of 12 will not be admitted to this event.

Access information: The Big Top is accessed by two flights of stairs, and we regret is not wheelchair accessible.

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Archetypical
Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

Archetypical

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Archetypical

UWTSD

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £5.00

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Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Archetypical and Head-Count on the same performance date

Show Duration: 30 minutes, 15 minute post-show discussion

Venue: The Gate Theatre
Venue Address: The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, CF24 3JW


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Archetypical
by Thania Acarón / UWTSD Contemporary Performance Swansea College of Art

Genre: Physical Theatre 

Archetypical is a promenade-style physical theatre performance that explores four archetypes of women: Saint, Martyr, Witch and Whore, placed in a contemporary context. Mixing humour and surrealism, audiences are invited to question and engage with critical notions of women’s bodies being sold, bartered, inspected and paraded, portrayed through metaphoric physical imagery. A devised performance piece developed within UWTSD Swansea College of Art’s Contemporary Performance programme, and under the direction of Thania Acarón, Archetypical features a live art-inspired comedic journey that characterises the human form. 

Age restrictions: Adult themes. Anyone under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Content warning: Please note that this involves an element of 'promenade' theatre, i.e. the audience may be required to walk/stand at times (wheelchair friendly).

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Misfire
Jun
12
7:45 PM19:45

Misfire

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Misfire

Old Sole Theatre Company

Full Price: £5.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £4.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Just Say It and Misfire On the same performance date

Show Duration: 30 minutes (With 30 minutes talkback)

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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Misfire
written by James Neale
produced by Old Sole Theatre Company

Genre: New Writing

One part whiskey plus one part hard cider equals a catastrophic routine and the modern man on the verge of extinction.

Misfire is a blistering exposé of toxic masculinity, influence and staggeringly bad comedy. Old Sole Theatre Company presents a new short play by James Neale; an ‘anti-stand up’ exploring fragile masculinity on a post-Weinstein stage.

This pint-sized play directly challenges its audience on preconceptions of gender, intimacy and power in the wake of the #MeToo movement. 

Guidance Warning:
Contains strong language, mature themes and reference to sexual assault.

Reviews:
Medium

Age guidelines: Adult content. Not recommended for under 16s.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Becoming Human: Pinocchio Retold
Jun
12
7:30 PM19:30

Becoming Human: Pinocchio Retold

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Becoming Human: Pinocchio Retold

Fucktons of Fairies

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £5.00

Venue: The Big Top
Venue Address: 10 Feet Tall, 11a-12 Church Street, CF10 1BG


Labs.png

Becoming Human – Pinocchio Retold
written by Alice Muzzioli and Inari Soinila (based on the novel Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi)
produced by Fucktons of Fairies

Genre: Physical Theatre/New Writing

Becoming Human – Pinocchio Retold tells the story of the world's most famous puppet, set against the demands and prerogatives of modern Western society. Following his footsteps from birth to adulthood, we are invited to see through his eyes what it means to become socialised. Though Pinocchio is shaped in mind and body to fit into society, as an individual he still struggles to find meaning, love, and identity. This tragicomedy takes a unflinching look at social values and structures, while inviting the audience to laugh and be mesmerised by a caravan of characters (all played by Muzzioli and Soinila). The play poses questions about what makes up our core identity as humans and how we can deal with modern life - questions that Pinocchio grapples with throughout the play, and eventually comes to terms with.

Age restrictions: Strong language. Anyone under the age of 12 will not be admitted to this event.

Access information: The Big Top is accessed by two flights of stairs, and we regret is not wheelchair accessible.

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Just Say It
Jun
12
6:30 PM18:30

Just Say It

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Just Say It

Susan Monkton

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £6.00

Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Just Say It and Misfire On the same performance date

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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Just Say It
by Susan Monkton

Genre: New Writing/Comedy Theatre

If you love each other enough you can withstand anything, right? Bella and Dave think so… until their world gets upended.

Just Say It is a one woman, fast paced dark comedy that touches and tickles you. There are some not-so-subtle adult themes and some very obvious strong language chucked in just for good measure.

After all this is real life: imperfect but proper. Proper people. Proper love. None of that rom-com rubbish.

Watch Just Say It to find out if true love really can conquer all. Will Bella and Dave be strong enough?

Age restrictions: Adult themes, strong language. Anyone under the age of 16 will not be admitted to this performance.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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This performance will be BSL interpreted.

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Workshop: A Clown’s Perspective on Physical Theatre
Jun
12
1:00 PM13:00

Workshop: A Clown’s Perspective on Physical Theatre

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Workshop

A Clown's Perspective on Physical Theatre

Free unticketed development event

Venue: The Other Room

Host: George Fuller

Drawing on his 30 years experience in performance and clowning on stage and in the streets, the class will focus on exploring performers' unique voice through improvisation while anchored in act format and construction. Our guiding principle will be: failing is the tipping point to achieving something new. We will endeavour to develop our practice of stage play, mining real joy and the chaos of freedom to help us break from the norm and stay present in the performative moment.

The maximum number of participants for this workshop is 10, so arrive early to make sure you get a spot!

Access information: This venue is wheelchair accessible, via the back entrance.

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Misfire
Jun
11
7:45 PM19:45

Misfire

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Misfire

Old Sole Theatre Company

Full Price: £5.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £4.00

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Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Just Say It and Misfire On the same performance date

Show Duration: 30 minutes (With 30 minutes talkback)

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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Misfire
written by James Neale
produced by Old Sole Theatre Company

Genre: New Writing

One part whiskey plus one part hard cider equals a catastrophic routine and the modern man on the verge of extinction.

Misfire is a blistering exposé of toxic masculinity, influence and staggeringly bad comedy. Old Sole Theatre Company presents a new short play by James Neale; an ‘anti-stand up’ exploring fragile masculinity on a post-Weinstein stage.

This pint-sized play directly challenges its audience on preconceptions of gender, intimacy and power in the wake of the #MeToo movement.

Guidance Warning:
Contains strong language, mature themes and reference to sexual assault.

Reviews:
Medium

Age guidelines: Adult content. Not recommended for under 16s.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Just Say It
Jun
11
6:30 PM18:30

Just Say It

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Just Say It

Susan Monkton

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £6.00

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Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Just Say It and Misfire On the same performance date

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


Labs.png

Just Say It
by Susan Monkton

Genre: New Writing/Comedy Theatre

If you love each other enough you can withstand anything, right? Bella and Dave think so… until their world gets upended.

Just Say It is a one woman, fast paced dark comedy that touches and tickles you. There are some not-so-subtle adult themes and some very obvious strong language chucked in just for good measure.

After all this is real life: imperfect but proper. Proper people. Proper love. None of that rom-com rubbish.

Watch Just Say It to find out if true love really can conquer all. Will Bella and Dave be strong enough?

Age restrictions: Adult themes, strong language. Anyone under the age of 16 will not be admitted to this performance.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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This performance will be BSL interpreted.

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Talk: TV Drama Development
Jun
11
12:00 PM12:00

Talk: TV Drama Development

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TV Drama Development

Bad Wolf

Free TICKETED development event

Talk: An Introduction to Bad Wolf, Screen Alliance Wales, and the process of TV drama development

Venue: The Atrium, Studio 218

Bad Wolf: Introducing Bad Wolf - their story so far, their studio (Wolf Studios Wales), current projects and ambitions for the future.

SAW: A talk from Screen Alliance Wales and how it will deliver a pathway to a career in the media industry. Touching on the explosion of the production industry in Wales, education and how they work with trainees and young people to get them enthused and engaged for a career in the industry.

TV drama development – the process: This talk will illustrate the process of TV development from initial idea to broadcast series, looking at how production companies identify talent, work with writers, build a slate, and prepare projects for production. The talk will be given by Ellen Marsh, Development Executive at Bad Wolf.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Open Mic Poetry Night
Jun
10
7:30 PM19:30

Open Mic Poetry Night

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Open Mic Poetry Night

Free unticketed performance event

Deli Rouge, 73 Penywain Road, Cardiff CF24 4GG

The poetry open mic night returns to Deli Rouge for the third year in a row. All are welcome to this safe sharing space! Come and bring your own wordery or just enjoy the good company and stories of others. All that with food, a cup of tea or a glass of wine? Who could ask for a cosier evening.

Access information: This venue is accessed via a large step up from the street and we regret is not wheelchair accessible.

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EDDIE SUMMERS - ROCKET FUEL!
Jun
9
8:30 PM20:30

EDDIE SUMMERS - ROCKET FUEL!

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EDDIE SUMMERS - ROCKET FUEL!

Eddie Summers

Full Price: £8.00
Concession for students, unemployed patrons, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £6.00

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Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Five Green Bottles and EDDIE SUMMERS - ROCKET FUEL! on 09/06/18

Venue: AJ’s Coffee House
Venue Address: 20 City Road, Roath, CF24 3DL


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EDDIE SUMMERS - ROCKET FUEL!
by Eddie Summers

Genre: Comedy/Cabaret

Explosive Eddie's looking for one lucky new flatmate. Could you cope with the energy bomb? Expect toast, kissing, rap, cat whiskers, violence, flirting with an apple crumble, and a giant rabbit!  

'A uniquely brilliant high-octane comedian!' -Highly Recommended (FringeReview)

'Genuinely joyful, wonderfully absurd' (Reviews Hub)

'A supremely confident performer, infectious energy, crazily random / disconcertingly normal' (FringeReview)

Age guidelines: This performance contains sexual references and is not recommended for under 16s.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Gutsfull Comedy at The Gate
Jun
9
7:00 PM19:00

Gutsfull Comedy at The Gate

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Gutsfull Comedy at The Gate

Free unticketed performance event

The Gate Cafe, The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, CF24 3JW

To all those who wanted to attend tonight’s Gutsfull Comedy Night, we apologise for the disappointment, and for not better communicating it’s unfortunate cancellation. Thank you for your support of the event, we will endeavour for this mistake not to be repeated.

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Five Green Bottles
Jun
9
7:00 PM19:00

Five Green Bottles

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Five Green Bottles

Spilt Milk

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students: £6.00

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Online Route Ticket Discount when you book to see Five Green Bottles and EDDIE SUMMERS - ROCKET FUEL! on 09/06/18

Venue: Little Man Coffee Co.
Venue Address: Ivor House, Bridge Street, CF10 2EE


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Five Green Bottles
written by Joe Wiltshire Smith & Kristy Philipps
produced by Spilt Milk Theatre

Genre: Theatre/New Writing

It’s 4am, 1965. Wine is flowing and boredom has set in. The needle on the record skips as dawn breaks. Perhaps it’s time for a game. But let's not wake Gran up.

A surreal, satirical, carnal-romp of a comedy exploring the sexual awakening of the beat generation in the 1960s.

Age restrictions: Adult themes, strong language. Anyone under the age of 18 will not be admitted to this performance.

Access information: This is happening downstairs in Little Man Coffee Company, and we regret is not wheelchair accessible.

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This performance will be BSL interpreted.

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Five Green Bottles
Jun
8
7:00 PM19:00

Five Green Bottles

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Five Green Bottles

Spilt Milk

Full Price: £7.00
Concession for students: £6.00

Venue: Little Man Coffee Co.
Venue Address: Ivor House, Bridge Street, CF10 2EE


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Five Green Bottles
written by Joe Wiltshire Smith & Kristy Philipps
produced by Spilt Milk Theatre

Genre: Theatre/New Writing

It’s 4am, 1965. Wine is flowing and boredom has set in. The needle on the record skips as dawn breaks. Perhaps it’s time for a game. But let's not wake Gran up.

A surreal, satirical, carnal-romp of a comedy exploring the sexual awakening of the beat generation in the 1960s.

Age restrictions: Adult themes, strong language. Anyone under the age of 18 will not be admitted to this performance.

Access information: This is happening downstairs in Little Man Coffee Company, and we regret is not wheelchair accessible.

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Drag Night
Jun
7
9:30 PM21:30

Drag Night

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Drag Night

Free unticketed performance event

Mary’s, 89 St Mary's Street, Cardiff CF10 1DW

After the success of last year, the Cardiff Fringe Theatre Festival’s Drag Night is back for more, showcasing the best up-and-coming drag artists making a name for themselves across the capital. Prepare to be dazzled by cutting edge concept performances from queens, kings and performers of varying genders. They will serve high quality lipsyncs, cabaret and comedy, embodying the ever-changing face of the Cardiff Drag scene. Hosted by Cardiff’s favourite party queen, Polly Amorous, the night is set to be nothing short of a showstopper. Expect glitter.

Access information: this venue is wheelchair accessible via the use of a retractable ramp over the front steps.

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The Dress Rehearsal
Jun
7
8:30 PM20:30

The Dress Rehearsal

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The Dress Rehearsal

Felix & Sam

Full Price: £5
Concession for students, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £4

Venue: Sherman Theatre Foyer
Venue Address: Sherman Theatre, Senghennydd Rd, Cardiff CF24 4YE


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The Dress Rehearsal
by Felix and Sam

Genre: Cabaret / Comedy

More camp than a row of pink tents! This on-screen/off-screen couple fight for the limelight as well as deciding who wears the trousers. This kooky cabaret is not for the faint hearted as the reality behind the glitter and glamour is revealed. Delve into the lives of this dazzling duo, who bring you a show full of sparkling stupidity, music, comedy and costumes galore!

Review:
Buzz Magazine

Age guidelines: Strong language, explicit content. Anyone under the age of 16 will not be admitted to this performance.

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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Camp Be Yourself
Jun
7
7:00 PM19:00

Camp Be Yourself

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Camp Be Yourself

BOX. Theatre Company

Full Price: £9.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £8.00

Venue: The Big Top
Venue Address: 10 Feet Tall, 11a-12 Church Street, CF10 1BG


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Camp Be Yourself
by BOX. Theatre Company

Genre: Theatre / Comedy

Welcome to Camp Be Yourself. For those of you that can’t be yourself in real life, you camp be yourself here! Close your eyes. We’re not in England anymore, we’re in a small remote town on the east coast of America. Say, New Hampshire? Maine? The Adirondacks? A place full of nature, friendship, and bug juice. This summer American camp counsellors, Emily and Betsy, will help you figure out life, while trying their darndest not lose their campers, or their minds.

This surreal two-woman comedy blurs the lines between reality and fantasy, exploring the mental unrest of being an 'adult'.

Age guidelines: Adult themes, strong language, references to drug use. This performance is not recommended for under 12s.

Access information: The Big Top is accessed by two flights of stairs, and we regret is not wheelchair accessible.

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Camp Be Yourself
Jun
6
7:00 PM19:00

Camp Be Yourself

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Camp Be Yourself

BOX. Theatre Company

Full Price: £9.00
Concession for students/under 18s: £8.00

Venue: The Big Top
Venue Address: 10 Feet Tall, 11a-12 Church Street, CF10 1BG


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Camp Be Yourself
by BOX. Theatre Company

Genre: Theatre / Comedy

Welcome to Camp Be Yourself. For those of you that can’t be yourself in real life, you camp be yourself here! Close your eyes. We’re not in England anymore, we’re in a small remote town on the east coast of America. Say, New Hampshire? Maine? The Adirondacks? A place full of nature, friendship, and bug juice. This summer American camp counsellors, Emily and Betsy, will help you figure out life, while trying their darndest not lose their campers, or their minds.

This surreal two-woman comedy blurs the lines between reality and fantasy, exploring the mental unrest of being an 'adult'.

Age guidelines: Adult themes, strong language, references to drug use. This performance is not recommended for under 12s.

Access information: The Big Top is accessed by two flights of stairs, and we regret is not wheelchair accessible.

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#Live Show 1
Jun
5
7:30 PM19:30

#Live Show 1

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#Live Show 1

Godden and Barnes

Full Price: £8.00
Concession for students, disabled patrons, senior citizens, under 18s: £7.00
Children under 2 years old do not require a paid ticket

Venue: Sherman Theatre Foyer
Venue Address: Sherman Theatre, Senghennydd Rd, Cardiff CF24 4YE


#Live Show 1
by Godden & Barnes

Genre: Cabaret / Theatre

Is it original, or has it been done before? Who knows! The first ever live show by Godden & Barnes. Somewhat structured in cabaret form. Godden & Barnes travel through classic acts like ‘Jumping the Line’ and ‘When You’re String’ right up to the Spanish borders with some beautiful (and fruitful) flamenco music. This is not a show to be missed! The use of prop comedy within this show is strictly not prohibited. It’s silly, it’s fun and it’s never done!

Age guidelines: This performance is not recommended for under 12s

Access information: This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

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