Month: June 2013

Children Celebrate Wind Farm Anniversary on Gusty Global Wind Day

School children from three South Wales schools celebrated the 20 year anniversary of Taff Ely Wind Farm with a special open day visit that also coincided  with Global Wind Day, 15th June 2013. RWE npower renewables, one of the country’s most experienced renewable energy companies,  organised the event to help educate primary school children about renewable energy, its power and how wind can be part of a stable, clean energy future. The open day was attended by 150 primary school children from local schools, Llanharan Primary, Dolau Primary, Hendreforgan Primary along with teachers and staff of RWE npower renewables. As...

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Max Boyce and Special Guests Friday 8 November 7.30pm

Our Park & Dare Centenary Patron, Max Boyce, is a Welsh icon, his albums have sold in their millions and he has been awarded 6 gold discs and an MBE! Over the years his BBC TV series’ have been hugely successful with Max Boyce’s World Cup Journey nominated for a BAFTA award.  In 2011 Max Boyce: The Road to Treorchy and Max Boyce: Live at Treorchy… Again smashed the TV network ratings and became the most viewed show in Wales at that time. Don’t miss this concert so you can say “I Was There!” £20.00 The Park & Dare Theatre Station Road Treorchy CF42 6NL Box Office – 08000 147 111 Website –...

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National Theatre Wales present

TONYPANDEMONIUM By Rachel Trezise. In its centenary year the Park & Dare Theatre plays host to the first play from Dylan Thomas Prize winning author Rachel Trezise; a raucous, raunchy, hilarious and heartbreaking account of a daughter’s fraught, decade-spanning relationship with her beautiful, fun-loving and alcoholic mother. “You just know it’s going to be one of those nights. Hormonal teenager and neurotic mother under one terraced roof!   My father’s got a word for it: Tonypandemonium.” Recommended for ages 14 and over. £10.00 .  Early Bird Ticket £8.00 Friday 11 October – Saturday 19 October (excluding Sundays) & Monday 28 October – Saturday 2 November 7.30pm. The Park & Dare Theatre Station Road Treorchy CF42 6NL Box Office – 08000 147 111 Website – www.rct-arts.co.uk...

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HERE BE MONSTERS Friday 26 July 2.00pm.

Presented by Theatr Iolo and RCT Theatres. Written by Mark Williams (the stage adapter of Horrible Histories and Horrible Science) Something strange is happening in the town, dogs bark at things that aren’t there. The air smells sour and damp. And there is a sound of distant thunder, though the skies are bright and clear.  Can you see what is hidden right in front of you? Ed and Elfi are a new brother and sister. Neither of them likes the arrangement. But when the town is in danger, both must put aside their quarrels to protect it, and discover what being in a family is all about. A magical tale of fantasy and adventure suitable for the whole family. £5.00. Family Ticket £16.00 The Park & Dare Theatre Station Road Treorchy CF42 6NL Box Office – 08000 147 111 Website –...

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BERT’S MAGICAL MUSICAL FARMYARD – TIDDLY PROM Saturday 28 September 2.00pm.

This colourful, interactive and informative preschool concert will enchant, amaze and inspire young children and the grown-ups they look after. It’s a busy day on Bert’s farm with lots of jobs to be done. But ‘Oho’, the rain is coming down and the tractor is stuck in a muddy ditch. Even with all his friends helping Bert cannot pull the tractor out of this slippy slidey hole. Perhaps the magic of live music can help them? £5.00. Family Ticket (2 Adults & 2 Children) £16.00 The Coliseum Theatre Mount Pleasant Street Trecynon Aberdare CF44 8NG Box Office – 08000 147 111 Website –...

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