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Acclaimed First World War Drama makes its print debut to mark Armistice Centenary

Acclaimed First World War Drama makes its print debut to mark Armistice Centenary

The Torch Theatre has announced that its critically acclaimed production of The Wood, written by Cardiff-based playwright Owen Thomas, has now been published on both digital and paperback formats. Read more here, including how to order!

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‘Speaking from the Heart’ at the Joanna Field Gallery

‘Speaking from the Heart’ at the Joanna Field Gallery

A new exhibition at the Torch Theatre uses different art forms created by a mother and daughter to raise awareness of living with bipolar disorder, aiming to raise funds through sales of paintings for Bipolar UK.

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A SOCIALIST LOVE STORY

A SOCIALIST LOVE STORY

Award-winning Welsh theatre company, Theatr na nÓg (TOM, Eye of the Storm) bring their acclaimed political love story Nye & Jennie exploring the intimate story of NHS founder Aneurin Bevan and Jennie Lee to the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, this month as part of a UK-wide tour.

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Discover the man behind Sergeant Wilson in Do You Think That’s Wise? – The Life & Times Of John Le Mesurier

Discover the man behind Sergeant Wilson in Do You Think That’s Wise? – The Life & Times Of John Le Mesurier

In this affectionate tribute to one of Britain’s best-loved comedy stars, leading impressionist Julian Dutton (BBC1’s The Big Impression, BBC R4’s The Secret World, co-creator & co-star of BBC2's Pompidou with Matt Lucas etc.) brings to life the man behind the wry smile and urbane English repartee that charmed millions and turned John Le Mesurier into a household name as Sergeant Wilson in Dad’s Army.

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'PINOCCHIO': TORCH THEATRE CHRISTMAS SHOW CAST ANNOUNCED!

'PINOCCHIO': TORCH THEATRE CHRISTMAS SHOW CAST ANNOUNCED!

The magical story of the Little Wooden Puppet who longs to be a Real Boy takes centre stage this festive season at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven in this wonderful version of the classic childrens' fantasy story, 'Pinocchio'. We have a mix of new and familiar faces in this production!

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Meet the Cast of ‘April In Paris’

Meet the Cast of ‘April In Paris’

Llanelli based theatre company ‘It’s An Act’ present the hilarious comedy, April In Paris, written by John Godber & Directed by Jack Llewellyn. April In Paris takes to the main stage of the Torch Theatre on Thursday 1 November, 7.30pm. Meet the actors, Neil Harris - Al and Deborah Newton-Williams - Bet, as they tell us a little about the production and their characters.

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THE MAN BEHIND THE MONSTER: Q&A WITH ‘FRANKENSTEIN’ ARTISTIC DIRECTOR PHIL WILLIAMS

THE MAN BEHIND THE MONSTER: Q&A WITH ‘FRANKENSTEIN’ ARTISTIC DIRECTOR PHIL WILLIAMS

We all know Frankenstein; the tale of the monster made of and by man. A cautionary tale, a creation story, an outsider story…a love story. This November, a new Frankenstein is born as a company of five performers and two musicians bring to life Artistic Director Phil Williams’ compelling new adaptation of the ultimate gothic fantasy, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.

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Everybody's Talking About 'Exodus'!

Everybody's Talking About 'Exodus'!

Here are what critics and audiences are saying about Welsh theatre company Motherlode’s brand new production, Exodus coming to to the Torch Theatre this Thursday (25 October).

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One Man, Two Guvnors Cancelled

One Man, Two Guvnors Cancelled

It is with great regret that we have to cancel the remaining performances of the Torch Theatre Company production, One Man, Two Guvnors, due to the ill health of one of our cast members. The Torch Theatre is offering full refunds to ticket holders for the performances of One Man, Two Guvnors from Wednesday 17 to Saturday 20 October 2018. The theatre’s Box Office will be contacting customers directly as soon as possible to arrange refunds. Click here for full statement.

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SPOOKTACULAR HALF TERM FUN AT THE TORCH THEATRE

SPOOKTACULAR HALF TERM FUN AT THE TORCH THEATRE

The Torch Theatre is looking for budding young ghosts and goblins to take part in a Halloween themed workshop this October half term week. The three day workshop will be running from Monday 29th to Wednesday 31st October, 10am to 1pm, in the Torch Theatre’s Junction followed by an opportunity to perform a ‘ghoulish’ piece of theatre as part of the final day.

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A WICKEDLY DELICIOUS, ORIGINAL VERSION OF JOE ORTON’S DARK COMIC MASTERPIECE

A WICKEDLY DELICIOUS, ORIGINAL VERSION OF JOE ORTON’S DARK COMIC MASTERPIECE

Black RAT Productions and Blackwood Miner’s Institute will present a coproduction of Joe Orton’s comedy LOOT at the Torch Theatre this October as part of their Autumn Tour of Wales 2018

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EXODUS – HELLUVA DAY FOR FLYING

EXODUS – HELLUVA DAY FOR FLYING

Welsh theatre company Motherlode in co-production with RCT Theatres bring their brand new production Exodus to the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven on 25 October. Blisteringly funny, this heart-warming and uniquely Welsh story is touring selected venues across Wales before heading off to London.

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CAST MEMBERS DEEP IN REHEARSALS AS THE TORCH THEATRE PREPARES FOR THE OPENING NIGHT OF ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS

CAST MEMBERS DEEP IN REHEARSALS AS THE TORCH THEATRE PREPARES FOR THE OPENING NIGHT OF ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS

Rehearsals are well underway for the forthcoming Torch Theatre production of One Man, Two Guvnors ahead of opening night.

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BRINGING ‘JOY’ TO LOCAL AUDIENCES

BRINGING ‘JOY’ TO LOCAL AUDIENCES

Vamos Theatre, the UK’s leading full mask theatre company, will be bringing ‘joy’ to local audiences next month when they perform their award-winning show, Finding Joy at Milford Haven's Torch Theatre (Friday 26 October).

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ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS CAST & CREW MEET AND GREET

ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS CAST & CREW MEET AND GREET

Monday saw the first meeting with the whole cast and crew for this year's Autumn production 'One Man, Two Guvnors' - Check out some of the photos from the day, in this article!

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TORCH THEATRE GOING DARK

TORCH THEATRE GOING DARK

From Sunday 2 - Thursday 13 September, Torch Theatre will be closed for maintenance. Please note that during this time Café Torch will remain closed and Box Office hours will be limited. Further details within the article...

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'GRAV' HEADS TO WASHINGTON

'GRAV' HEADS TO WASHINGTON

The Torch Theatre production of Grav, the story of Welsh rugby icon Ray Gravell is on the road again and heading back to America!

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TORCH THEATRE ANNOUNCE CAST FOR AUTUMN PRODUCTION, THE INTERNATIONAL HIT ‘ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS’

TORCH THEATRE ANNOUNCE CAST FOR AUTUMN PRODUCTION, THE INTERNATIONAL HIT ‘ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS’

The Torch Theatre is delighted to announce the cast for this year’s Autumn production, ‘One Man Two Guvnors’. We welcome back some regulars and several new faces!

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ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR LIVE ACTS IN THE WORLD RETURNS TO SCREENS FOR 2018, WITH A CELEBRATION OF LOVE!

ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR LIVE ACTS IN THE WORLD RETURNS TO SCREENS FOR 2018, WITH A CELEBRATION OF LOVE!

The King of the Waltz, André Rieu, returns with the world-famous Maastricht Concert for 2018, entitled 'Amore, My Tribute to Love’. Two incredible and unforgettable ENCORE screenings brought to audiences Tuesday 28 August...

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AN EPIC NIGHT OF ROCK CLASSICS & MELODIC SYMPHONIC ROCK AWAITS THIS AUGUST!

AN EPIC NIGHT OF ROCK CLASSICS & MELODIC SYMPHONIC ROCK AWAITS THIS AUGUST!

Following a highly successful night in 2017, the most sort after ELO tribute band, Explosive Light Orchestra (ExpLO), returns to the Torch Theatre. Join us Saturday 25 August, for a celebration of the music of Jeff Lynne and Electric Light Orchestra...

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A MYTHICAL, MAGICAL STORY AWAITS 
THIS JULY!

A MYTHICAL, MAGICAL STORY AWAITS 
THIS JULY!

Brilliant fun for Families & Children aged 4+, Theatrix Arts' 'A Dragon's Tale' is a delightful theatre show, featuring puppets, magical music, wonderful scenery!

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‘BENNY’ – TORCH THEATRE, TUE 24 & WED 25 JULY

‘BENNY’ – TORCH THEATRE, TUE 24 & WED 25 JULY

The life of comic Benny Hill remembered, in new one man play by Owen Thomas. Special preview performances before headlining The Edinburgh Festival

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SUNSET CINEMA - COMING TO A VENUE NEAR YOU!

SUNSET CINEMA - COMING TO A VENUE NEAR YOU!

Torch Theatre Sunset Cinema brings a season of great films & great fun to the big screen across Pembrokeshire!

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AN EVENING WITH JAMIE OWEN & DAVID WILSON

AN EVENING WITH JAMIE OWEN & DAVID WILSON

Audiences are invited to join Jamie Owen and David Wilson in conversation with BBC producer and director Tony O’Shaughnessy, at the Torch Theatre, next Thursday (19 July), as they talk about their brand new book ‘A Year in Pembrokeshire’.

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XENON LIBERAL ARTS PRESENTS ‘MURDER ON THE NILE’ BY AGATHA CHRISTIE

XENON LIBERAL ARTS PRESENTS ‘MURDER ON THE NILE’ BY AGATHA CHRISTIE

This is The Queen Of Crime at her best. "Murder On The Nile" is Xenon's twenty first production at the Torch Theatre. Xenon hugely appreciates the generous and ongoing audience support it has received over these many years.

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EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE!

EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE!

Award-winning 5-star hit musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie broadcast live by satellite from the Apollo Theatre in London’s West End on Thursday 5 July 2018, followed by an encore screening on 15 July 2018.

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OLD HERBACEOUS BLOSSOMS ONTO THE STAGE THIS JULY

OLD HERBACEOUS BLOSSOMS ONTO THE STAGE THIS JULY

Engrossing, amusing & emotionally engaging... Giles Shenton truly lives the part of the legendary Head Gardener, Herbert Pinnegar, in this charming one-man play. On stage at the Torch Theatre, THIS JULY!

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BROADWAY COMES TO MILFORD HAVEN

BROADWAY COMES TO MILFORD HAVEN

Imagine all of your favourite musical theatre songs in one great evening’s entertainment. That’s what you’ll find when “Broadway and Beyond” comes to the Torch Theatre on Saturday 23rd June 2018 at 7:30pm. Whether you enjoy the classic shows of the 1920’s – 1960’s or prefer the modern-day musical, this show has them all!

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ABSOLUTE BOWIE PRESENT 50 YEARS OF BOWIE

ABSOLUTE BOWIE PRESENT 50 YEARS OF BOWIE

Absolute Bowie are proud to present a brand new stage show “50 Years of Bowie”; a musical journey through the iconic singer's ever changing personas.

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A Rare Orchestral Delight Awaits Audiences at the Torch Theatre this June!

A Rare Orchestral Delight Awaits Audiences at the Torch Theatre this June!

Coming soon to the Torch Theatre, Saturday 2 June, 7.30pm, The Welsh Chamber Orchestra are set to provide audiences with a rare & unforgettable evening experience of beautiful orchestral delights!

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The fabulous Ceri Dupree returns to the Torch Theatre with a new one man twenty-one woman show!

The fabulous Ceri Dupree returns to the Torch Theatre with a new one man twenty-one woman show!

"The frocks are fabulous, the wigs wonderful, the voice versatility itself, Ceri Dupree illuminates people rather than impersonating them walking a fine line between character and caricature, never being anything less than hugely funny with sharp wit, human perception and high energy!!!"

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Hope Theatre Company’s ‘Gypsy Queen’, by Rob Ward set to enter the Ring at the Torch Theatre!

Hope Theatre Company’s ‘Gypsy Queen’, by Rob Ward set to enter the Ring at the Torch Theatre!

Fresh from a 2017 UK tour that included Edinburgh Fringe, London’s King’s Head Theatre and Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester, ‘Gypsy Queen’ is the new Hope Theatre Company production written by and starring the award-winning Rob Ward (co-writer of ‘Away From Home’).

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'Belonging': A Message From Our Artistic Director

'Belonging': A Message From Our Artistic Director

Inspiring and moving, Belonging is a powerful play that follows the lives of two families as they discover that love and laughter don’t have to stop because of dementia.

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AWARD WINNING ‘BELONGING’ MAKES A TRIUMPHANT RETURN TO THE TORCH THEATRE

AWARD WINNING ‘BELONGING’ MAKES A TRIUMPHANT RETURN TO THE TORCH THEATRE

Don't miss one of the most powerful and uplifting plays of the year, with performances that will make you laugh and cry in equal measure.

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One Woman Sex and the City: A Parody on Love, Friendship and Shoes

One Woman Sex and the City: A Parody on Love, Friendship and Shoes

Get Carrie’d Away By This Sensational One-Woman Show - The ULTIMATE Girls Night Out! This loving tribute and send-up takes audiences through a laughter-infused version of all six seasons of the beloved show.

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HARROWING & COMPELLING - ‘CATHY’ ARRIVES ON STAGE AT THE TORCH THEATRE THIS APRIL

HARROWING & COMPELLING - ‘CATHY’ ARRIVES ON STAGE AT THE TORCH THEATRE THIS APRIL

Following a magnificent 5* run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Cathy returns due to a phenomenal demand, touring the UK, with Milford Haven firmly in its sights...

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MR AND MRS CLARK PRESENT: LOUDER IS NOT ALWAYS CLEARER

MR AND MRS CLARK PRESENT: LOUDER IS NOT ALWAYS CLEARER

Later this month, contemporary performer Jonny Cotsen brings his first one-man-show Louder is Not Always Clearer, produced, devised and directed by infamous performance activists Mr and Mrs Clark, to the Torch Theatre.

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Rhodri Miles in Dylan Thomas: Clown in the Moon - On Stage Tue 17 April

Rhodri Miles in Dylan Thomas: Clown in the Moon - On Stage Tue 17 April

Rhodri Miles is proud to present the return by popular demand of the critically acclaimed one-man show Dylan Thomas: Clown in the Moon, coming to the Torch Theatre on Tuesday 17 April as part of its 26 date UK tour...

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FAIRYTALE FOOD FOR FAMILIES  AT THE TORCH THEATRE

FAIRYTALE FOOD FOR FAMILIES AT THE TORCH THEATRE

I don’t know why she swallowed a fly... but The People’s Theatre Company do! And now you can too as they bring one of the world’s best loved nursery rhymes to life just in time to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Pam Adams' best selling book!

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New Film Guide now online!

New Film Guide now online!

Our new film schedule for April - June 2018 is now LIVE on our website. For more information on these coming attractions, including dates and times, check out our NEW FILM GUIDE.

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FAMILY DANCE FESTIVAL 2018 COMING TO MILFORD HAVEN

FAMILY DANCE FESTIVAL 2018 COMING TO MILFORD HAVEN

Free Easter holiday events, featuring four short performances and a chance to dance. Come and find out what got Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s toes tapping at the recent visit to Wales!

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AWARD-WINNING DANCE COMPANY RETURNS TO THE TORCH WITH THEIR SPRING TOUR!

AWARD-WINNING DANCE COMPANY RETURNS TO THE TORCH WITH THEIR SPRING TOUR!

Coming to the Torch Theatre on Tue 27 Mar 2018, NDCWales’ Spring Tour consists of an evening of works under the heading Terra Firma, and a separate family/schools performance called Watch Dance Class, a unique look ‘behind the curtain’.

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THE TORCH THEATRE COMPANY TAKES ‘THE WOOD’ TO CARDIFF

THE TORCH THEATRE COMPANY TAKES ‘THE WOOD’ TO CARDIFF

The Wood will be performed at Sherman Theatre on Monday 12 March.

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'The Wood' Media Round-Up

'The Wood' Media Round-Up

Here’s a round-up of some of the coverage our latest production ‘The Wood’ has received, including testimonials from our audiences as well as reviews and features in print and online.

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'Grav' goes to Washington!

'Grav' goes to Washington!

‘Grav’ is going to Washington DC to take part in the North American Festival of Wales!

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A MONSTER-OUSLY GOOD SHOW AWAITS AUDIENCES AT THE TORCH THEATRE!

A MONSTER-OUSLY GOOD SHOW AWAITS AUDIENCES AT THE TORCH THEATRE!

Brought to you by the creators of 'Aliens Love Underpants!', don't miss the perfect treat for your 'Little Monsters' this Half-Term!

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NT Live: CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF -  interview with director Benedict Andrews

NT Live: CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF - interview with director Benedict Andrews

Sienna Miller and Jack O’Connell take centre stage in this sizzling southern drama, hitting the Torch's screens next month. Before the opening of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof at London’s Apollo Theatre in 2017, former Young Vic Artistic Director David Lan sat down to talk with Director Benedict Andrews.

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Torch lights up Milford skyline

Torch lights up Milford skyline

Iconic new fly tower lighting courtesy of a grant from the Arts Council of Wales creates “a beacon of light … visible from Hakin and further afield”

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Torch Theatre Shortlisted For Best Marketing Impact Campaign

Torch Theatre Shortlisted For Best Marketing Impact Campaign

Torch Theatre selected as a finalist for the Best Marketing Impact Campaign for ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’ In Pembrokeshire Tourism Awards

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Young Film Programmers Mini-Season:  19 & 25 Feb, 2018

Young Film Programmers Mini-Season: 19 & 25 Feb, 2018

Exclusive HALF-TERM screenings of Alice in Wonderland and The Emperor’s New Groove brought to you by Young Film Programmers In collaboration with Milford Haven School.

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New Old Friends present comedy thriller Crimes Under the Sun

New Old Friends present comedy thriller Crimes Under the Sun

Inspired by Agatha Christie, Hitchcock and film noir, you are invited on an hilarious but murderous trip to a classic English Riviera retreat!

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MORE FROM THE MET! The Met: Live in HD’s 2017-18 Season continues into Spring 2018

MORE FROM THE MET! The Met: Live in HD’s 2017-18 Season continues into Spring 2018

Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of high-definition live cinema simulcasts, continues on Saturday, January 27 at 5:55 p.m with Tosca.

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MARK WATSON: IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

MARK WATSON: IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Due to ongoing television commitments, Mark Watson has been forced to reschedule his Torch Theatre date to Friday 9 February at 8.00pm.

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Spanish Tapas Evening, Café Torch: Wednesday 14 February

Spanish Tapas Evening, Café Torch: Wednesday 14 February

Come and enjoy an evening full of delicious Spanish tapas. Book a table and share with your friends and family… Lots to choose from!

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‘Grav’ in New York – tickets now on sale

‘Grav’ in New York – tickets now on sale

Tickets now on sale from the Actors Theatre Workshop

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Macmillan Rocks!

Macmillan Rocks!

On Saturday 3rd February 2018, Pembrokeshire Macmillan Cancer Support will take over the Torch Theatre for an evening of music and fun!

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'Dick Whittington' Reviews Round-Up

'Dick Whittington' Reviews Round-Up

Already a five star hit with schools audiences and theatre critics alike, here’s what reviewers have had to say about this year’s production of Dick Whittington!

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Café Torch Childrens' Menu Now Available

Café Torch Childrens' Menu Now Available

Panto season is upon us and with it comes a special childrens menu from Café Torch!

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At A Local Theatre In A Town Not Too Far Away…

At A Local Theatre In A Town Not Too Far Away…

Be first in line to see ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi ‘ (12A) at a special Midnight screening at the Torch!

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Phill Jupitus: Interview

Phill Jupitus: Interview

Stand-up comedian, poet, improviser and TV stalwart, Phill Jupitus hits the road with his brand new stand-up show JUPLICITY, coming to the Torch on Sat 9 Dec. Interview by Brian Donaldson

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'Grav' heads to New York!

'Grav' heads to New York!

After phenomenal success with recent Autumn production, the Torch Theatre Company now head to New York!

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Reviews Round-Up #OneFlewTorch40

Reviews Round-Up #OneFlewTorch40

Our 40th anniversary production is a hit with reviewers and audiences alike!

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Media Round-Up #OneFlewTorch40

Media Round-Up #OneFlewTorch40

There’s a real media buzz building up our fortieth anniversary and the Autumn production of One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest! Catch up with recent coverage!

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UK Award winner honours the Forces Sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn

UK Award winner honours the Forces Sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn

Following the 100th birthday of Dame Vera Lynn, The Forces Sweetheart in March, a brand new show about the life of Dame Vera will be paying a visit to the Torch Theatre in Milford Haven.

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Healthaspire set to host an Evening of Uplifting Inspiration at the Torch Theatre, this September!

Healthaspire set to host an Evening of Uplifting Inspiration at the Torch Theatre, this September!

On Tuesday 12 September, the public will be treated to a wonderful evening of inspiring and positive feel good vibes, with Healthaspire’s Ellen Picton! Healthaspire have previously held similar evenings at the Torch - 'That Sugar Film' and 'the Big Fat Fix', all of which proving to be highly popular with attendees offering positivity, improved senses of well-being and inspiring lifestyle changes for the better.

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 One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest is this Year’s Incredible Autumn Production

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest is this Year’s Incredible Autumn Production

The Torch Theatre is delighted to present this year’s Autumn Production, in conjunction and support with Mind Pembrokeshire; Dale Wasserman’s spectacular re-working of the incredible, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, directed by the award winning Peter Doran as the theatre celebrates its 40th Birthday.

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The Royal Opera’s New Production Of La Bohème, broadcast live at the Torch Theatre

The Royal Opera’s New Production Of La Bohème, broadcast live at the Torch Theatre

On Tuesday 3 October 2017, at 7.15pm, The Royal Opera’s new production of La Bohème directed by Richard Jones will be screened live to cinemas around the world.

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Andy Parsons Tour 2017 - Interview

Andy Parsons Tour 2017 - Interview

Worried about your job? Worried about your family? Worried about yourself? Worried about the health service? Education? Climate change? World War 3? Worried about worrying all the time? Sod it! Come and have a laugh about it.

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