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Superb venue

Saw Fairport Convention here earlier in the week and it was an excellent concert. Lovely venue... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
Ian S
Kettering, United Kingdom
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Adult panto very funny

This venue is small and provides an intimate setting ideal for all types of shows, we went to see... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2017
dave r
Swansea, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Saw Fairport Convention here earlier in the week and it was an excellent concert. Lovely venue, very friendly staff and a good bar! Great acoustics and easy to see the stage from most seats. Glad we went! Would love to return here!

Thank Ian S
Reviewed December 17, 2017

This venue is small and provides an intimate setting ideal for all types of shows, we went to see Aladdin adult panto, Brilliant, amazing interaction with audience, very very funny adult humour with gags galore and no language that would offend (think roy chubby brown)...More

Thank dave r
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The sensation of Glastonbury 2016, the hottest band of the 1980's still amongst the best live acts in the world...and Squeeze performed a full 2 hour set at Pontardawe! How good is that! Been to this venue before for Comedy and live music. Small comfortable...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Small venue, seats in the upper circle, or mix it with the revellers in the mosh-pit. Saw Karnataka and Space on consecutive nights while on a trip to Swansea watching the Swans beat Stoke City 2-0, keeping their Premier League hopes alive!! Great intimate venue....More

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

The arts centre is absolutely fab. Right in the middle of Pontardawe, they're always holding lots of activities for schools, and the older generation I.e salsa classes, workshops etc. Nice big theatre to watch a performance and they usually have the latest films to watch...More

Thank Elisha A
Reviewed April 3, 2017

5 of us went to see the manfreds on the 1st april lovely compact auditorium good view from the stall fellt intimate

Thank tony b
Reviewed March 4, 2017

stunning place staff helpful who ever works there or live in the area you should be proud of this place

Thank dogsey48
Reviewed December 27, 2016

The centre is really worth a visit It shows all the recent films at bargain prices It also has a programme of live shows to suit all tastes. It runs various programmes for groups in the arts and theatre I recently went to the Xmas...More

1  Thank Sharon T
Reviewed November 27, 2016

The arts centre is fantastic. It now has a new art gallery upstairs. There's a great concert venue with sometimes some big names playing in a small venue. The atmosphere is great here. There's a well stocked bar. A cafe (not tried it yet) and...More

1  Thank amblebrec0n
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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Pontardawe Arts Centre provides a very good selection of varied entertainment for adults and children. The staff are always friendly and helpful. Well worth a visit...

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