WHAT'S GOING ON AT THE TORCH
Welsh National Opera launches The Cradle Choir in Milford Haven, for people living with dementia in Pembrokeshire
Welsh National Opera are looking to recruit members of a new Choir based in Pembrokeshire as part of an intergenerational project bringing together 96 primary school children from Milford Haven Community Primary School and local people living with dementia.READ MORE
Get the best seats in the house for a new season of cinema screenings from the Royal Opera House!
Leading operatic talent returns to the big screen as The Royal Opera House 2019/20 cinema season opens with Mozart’s Don Giovanni (Sunday 20 October) with Erwin Schrott in the title role, followed by Bryn Terfel and Olga Peretyatko in a new production of Donizetti’s Don Pasquale (Sunday 27 October).READ MORE
SEE 'THRONES' STAR GWENDOLINE CHRISTIE IN SHAKESPEARE'S TIMELESS ROMANTIC COMEDY ON THE BIG SCREEN AT THE TORCH THEATRE
Captured live from the Bridge Theatre in London, Shakespeare’s most famous romantic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be broadcast to the Torch Theatre on Thursday 17 October.READ MORE
The Met Opera’s award-winning Live in HD series return to cinemas with a dazzling production of Puccini's epic fairy tale.
Thrilling dramatic soprano Christine Goerke brings her fierce portrayal of the title princess to cinemas on October 12, with Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium for Franco Zeffirelli’s dazzling production of Puccini’s final masterpiece, Turandot.READ MORE
METALLICA ROCKS ON TO THE BIG SCREEN AT THE TORCH THEATRE
Metallica and San Francisco Symphony reunite to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their original S&M (Symphony & Metallica) show with S&M², filmed at San Francisco’s new Chase Center.READ MORE
REELING IN THE YEARS - MOVIES & MEMORIES SCREENINGS AT THE TORCH THEATRE
The new ‘Movies & Memories’ screenings are designed to suit the needs of people living with dementia and memory loss, their family, carers and friends. Set in a relaxed environment, these films are shown with the house lights turned up and the sound levels turned down. Patrons can also sing along to any musical numbers should they wish to. Trained staff will also be on hand to give a very warm Torch Theatre welcome.READ MORE
STAGE TO SCREEN SEASON: RELIVE CLASSIC DRAMAS ON THE BIG SCREEN AT TORCH THEATRE!
This Autumn, the Torch Theatre are pleased to announce a short season of classic films going under the banner of ‘Stage To Screen’ – a rare chance to see three classic cinema adaptations on the big screen where they belong!READ MORE
TORCH THEATRE SCREENINGS CELEBRATE LITERARY LEGENDS MARGARET ATWOOD AND ANGELA CARTER
A new season of live broadcasts at the Torch Theatre kicks off next month with two special screenings celebrating the work of acclaimed authors Margaret Atwood (1939+) and Angela Carter (1940 - 1992), two of the foremost literary feminist icons of the twentieth century; with ‘Margaret Atwood Live’ (Tuesday 1 October) recorded live in London and ‘Wise Children’ (Thu 3 & Sun 13 Oct) filmed at York Theatre Royal.READ MORE
‘ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS’: FULL CAST ANNOUNCEMENT!
Back by the popular demand, The West End and Broadway smash hit One Man, Two Guvnors returns to the stage this Autumn at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, to complete some ‘unfinished business’.READ MORE
IT’S THAT MAN AGAIN! CHRISTIAN PATTERSON RETURNS TO THE TORCH IN ‘PEGGY’S SONG’
You’ll know him from the Torch Theatre Company’s smash hit production ‘One Man Two Guvnors’, which returns to the Torch this Autumn, but before he returns for ‘unfinished business’ Christian Patterson will be swapping trunks for turntables as hospital radio DJ Danny Walkman in Katherine Chandler’s ‘Peggy’s Song’, part of National Theatre Wales’ NHS70 festival.READ MORE
THERE BE SWASHBUCKLING PIRATE DINOSAURS COMING TO MILFORD HAVEN THIS OCTOBER
Yo-ho, yo-ho, to the Torch Theatre we go go go. Captain Flinn and his motley crew drop anchor in Milford Haven on Sunday 6 October for their return voyage with a cargo full of adventure, excitement and laughter for the whole family!READ MORE
CHEW THE FAT WITH ROBERT BOWMAN, PROVIDING FOOD FOR THOUGHT AT THE TORCH THEATRE!
Say When is a darkly funny look at weight loss, the diet and food industries, wrestling, the environment and Robert’s relationship with his Dad.READ MORE
“CWTCH IS KING!” PREPARE FOR THE ‘SEXIEST SCIENCE SHOW’ TO COME OUT OF WALES!
Fresh from its second run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Lovecraft (Not the Sex Shop in Cardiff), a unique, one-woman, science-comedy musical from BAFTA Award-nominated, Welsh actress and singer Carys Eleri, will take on a 11-venue tour of Wales this autumn, rocking up to the The Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Wednesday 30 October.READ MORE
KEITH JAMES RETURNS TO THE TORCH TO SING THE SONGS OF CAT STEVENS FOR UNICEF
Singer-songwriter and gifted interpreter Keith James makes a welcome return to the Torch Theatre this September, following on from his well-received November 2018 show ‘The Songs of Leonard Cohen’. For his latest show, he turns his attention to the amassed body of music from the hugely popular Cat Stevens - now Yusuf - whose songs made for a collection of 'must have' records across a whole generation.READ MORE
‘THEATRE AT ITS BEST’ SCREENING AT THE TORCH THEATRE, DIRECT FROM LONDON’S WEST END
Critically acclaimed and five-time Olivier Award nominated play The Lehman Trilogy, screening at the Torch Theatre on Tuesday 17 September as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th Birthday season.READ MORE
ROARSOME FUN AT MILFORD WATERFRONT
The Torch Theatre’s final Sunset Cinema of the season is the family smash hit film of the summer, The Lion King. The live action remake of this Disney’s classic takes to the big screen in the great outdoors, at Mackerel Quay, Milford Waterfront, Milford Haven on Saturday 31 August.READ MORE
VICE AND VIRTUE ON THE BIG SCREEN AS RSC PRESENT ‘MEASURE FOR MEASURE’
Gregory Doran’s new production of Shakespeare’s Measure For Measure, will be screened at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven on Saturday 31 August.READ MORE
This Autumn: FAT CLUB FOR MEN in Milford Haven
Fat Club for Men is a series of meetings leading up to the performance of Say When?, a new play tackling weight at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, later this Autumn.READ MORE
TIME TO IGNITE YOUR VOCAL POWERS WITH THE NEW TORCH VOICES CHOIR
Torch Voices, led by Angharad Sanders, is a choir open to all abilities, from those who would like to give singing a go for the first time to those who may wish to sharpen up their vocal skills.READ MORE
André Rieu waltzes back onto the screen at the Torch Theatre this summer!
The King of The Waltz, André Rieu, brings his annual summer cinema event from his hometown of Maastricht in the Netherlands to the big screen in Shall We Dance?, screening at the Torch Theatre this August. It is without doubt the classical concert cinema event of the summer.READ MORE
The glitz and glamour of vintage Paris arrives on the big screen in Milford Haven!
Back by popular demand, the internationally acclaimed Broadway and West End musical An American In Paris, returns to the Torch Theatre with an encore screening on Friday 30 AugustREAD MORE
Community to guide the development of a countywide creative arts network
An exciting project focusing on the development of the creative arts sector in Pembrokeshire is inviting members of the community to participate in a survey about their experience of creative activities and events to guide the creation of a countywide cultural network.READ MORE
STEVEN SPIELBERG'S FAMOUS BLOCKBUSTER ROARS ITS WAY INTO PEMBROKE CASTLE!
Come along to this open-air screening of Steven Spielberg's massive blockbuster Jurassic Park, screening at Pembroke Castle on Wednesday 14 August, as part of the Torch Theatre’s Sunset Cinema season!READ MORE
'THE MAGIC FLUTE' RETURNS TO SCREENS FROM GLYNDEBOURNE FESTIVAL
Mozart’s magical comedy The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte) makes a welcome return to the Glyndebourne Festival for the first time in over a decade in a brand-new production by renowned directing/design duo Barbe & Doucet, which will be screened at the Torch Theatre on Sunday 11 August.READ MORE
SUNSET CINEMA WILL ROCK YOU AT PEMBROKE DOCK HARLEQUINS!
Another chance to enjoy the hugely popular, Oscar winning Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody on the big screen in the great outdoors, at Pembroke Dock Harlequins RFC, on Friday 9 August.READ MORE
Inspiring Pembrokeshire Survey
Pembrokeshire Inspired would like to hear your thoughts about the arts and culture scene in Pembrokeshire!READ MORE
ART, POETRY AND SCULPTURE SHOWCASE EXPLORING LIFE’S JOURNEYS
‘Passing Through’ opens on Friday 2 August at Joanna Field Gallery at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven; a new exhibition showcasing paintings by Pembrokeshire artist Charlotte Cortazzi, accompanied by poems by Sue Kullai, and sculptures by Robert Jakes and Pauline Le Britton.READ MORE
FAMILY FRIENDLY SUMMER HOLIDAY ENTERTAINMENT AT THE TORCH THEATRE!
School’s out for the Summer and the Torch Theatre has a host of family-friendly entertainment lined up!READ MORE
'MAMMA MIA' IS BACK - HOW CAN YOU RESIST IT?
Mamma Mia, here we go again! The sunny and funny Mamma Mia! swings onto the big screen at Milford Haven Golf Club, Thursday 1 August, as part of the Torch Theatre’s Sunset Cinema season.READ MORE
GET READY TO HAVE THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE AT SUNSET CINEMA
Dirty Dancing, the timeless love story with a classic soundtrack will be back on the big screen at Pembroke Castle on Wednesday 31 July as part of the Torch Theatre’s Sunset Cinema season.READ MORE
MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM ABOUND IN ROSSINI’S SIZZLING OPERA!
Opera’s greatest comedy makes a welcome return to the Glyndebourne Festival in Annabel Arden’s stylish, surreal production of The Barber of Seville (Recorded 2016) receiving an encore broadcast next Sunday (21 July)READ MORE
ACCESS FOR ALL WITH RELAXED ENVIRONMENT FILM SCREENINGS
The Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, is now screening the latest movies in a Relaxed Environment, starting with Toy Story 4 on the morning of Saturday 13 July...READ MORE
LOOK OUT ‘CAUSE HERE IT COMES…Sing-along with The Greatest Showman!
A special sing-along of the hit film The Greatest Showman is coming to Milford Haven School on Friday 5 July as part of the Torch Theatre's 2019 Sunset Cinema season of outdoor screenings across Pembrokeshire and beyond. Come and sing your heart out to the smash hit musical!READ MORE
PEMBROKESHIRE PAINTER EXHIBITS HER LATEST AND LARGEST WORK AT THE TORCH THEATRE
Local artist, Julie Christine Gannon, is exhibiting some of her latest and largest paintings of the Pembrokeshire Coast at the Oriel Joanna Field Gallery within the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven from Monday 1st to Wednesday 31st July.READ MORE
Men Behaving Badly as infamous Thames boat journey takes to the stage
After last year’s sell out success of Old Herbaceous, Kick In The Head Productions are back at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Wednesday 17 July, with a hilarious adaptation of Jerome K. Jerome’s classic humorous novel, Three Men in a Boat.READ MORE
RE-LIVE THOSE ‘SUMMER NIGHTS’ WITH GREASE AT SUNSET CINEMA!
Calling all T-Birds and Pink Ladies, the classic high school musical goes back to school for a night to remember under the stars. As part of this year’s Sunset Cinema season, the Torch Theatre are proud to present a chance to enjoy Grease on big the screen, ‘on campus’ at Milford Haven CP School (Meads Site) on Friday 28 June.READ MORE
BALLET CYMRU PRESENTS “ROMEO A JULIET”
Critics’ Circle Award winning company, Ballet Cymru, present an extraordinary adaptation of William Shakespeare’s masterpiece Romeo and Juliet; live on stage at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Wednesday 26 June.READ MORE
Local Artist Spreads Her Wings in a Touching Exhibition of Family Life
Local photo-blogger and journalist Sarah Hoss opens a new photography exhibition at the Oriel Joanna Field Gallery at the Torch Theatre this Friday evening (June 7).READ MORE
Award Winning Welsh Chamber Orchestra bring a ‘classical touch’ of the East to West Wales
The Welsh Chamber Orchestra (WCO) invite audiences to open their minds to the musical traditions of the East at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Thursday 13 June.READ MORE
FAIRPORT CONVENTION 2019 Spring Tour
Whether you are a long-time fan or a newcomer to their music, an evening with Fairport Convention is sure to surprise and delight you.READ MORE
HANCOCK & CO: ONE MAN, MANY VOICES – CELEBRATING OVER 60 YEARS OF HANCOCK’S HALF HOUR
Following a sell-out UK theatre tour in 2018, impressionist James Hurn, makes his Milford Haven debut with Hancock and Co, his popular one-man, many voices, celebration of BBC Radio comedy classic Hancock’s Half Hour, which comes to the Torch Theatre on Saturday 1 June.READ MORE
Welsh National Opera serves up a tasty new production of Don(er) Pasquale
Taking opera into the 21st Century, this is Don Pasquale like you’ve never seen or heard before! Chili sauce anyone?READ MORE
Swan Lake swoops and soars on to the big screen in Milford Haven
Filmed Live at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London in 2019, Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake comes to cinemas with a fresh look for the 21st century.READ MORE
Michael Palin - Erebus: the Story of a Ship
To celebrate the paperback publication of Erebus: The Story of A Ship, Monty Python star and much-loved television globe-trotter Michael Palin brings his brand new one-man stage show to the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Wednesday 17 July. The talk is a fundraising event presented by The Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust with the Torch Theatre.READ MORE
An American in Paris – The Musical returns to screens!
Back by popular demand in cinemas, this breathtakingly beautiful Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical is coming from London’s West End to the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Tuesday 21 May, 7:00pm.READ MORE
An evening of stories and songs from Mal Pope
Mal says: “I'm really looking forward to bringing my one man show to the Torch Theatre. It's been great getting out sharing these stories and songs. This is my last show for a while before going into production with my new show Calon Lan The Musical so it makes it even more special for me."READ MORE
MAMMA MIA, HERE WE GO AGAIN! THANK ABBA FOR THE MUSIC RETURN!
THE UK’S BEST ABBA TRIBUTE returns to the Torch Theatre for two nights this month, and tickets are selling fast!READ MORE
‘ALL MY SONS’ BROADCAST LIVE FROM THE OLD VIC
Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman (The Sinner, Independence Day) star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama All My Sons; broadcast live to the Torch Theatre from the Old Vic, London on Tuesday 14 May. Colin Morgan (Merlin) and Jenna Coleman (Victoria) also starREAD MORE
Be transported to 1870s Paris as The Royal Opera’s Faust is screened at the Torch Theatre.
Hick-kicking cabaret, breath-taking ballet, sublime singing and Parisian passion will inspire cinemas audiences when The Royal Opera’s Faust is screened at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Sunday 5 May 2019.READ MORE
HAVERFORDWEST OPERATIC SOCIETY PRESENT THE ADDAMS FAMILY - A NEW MUSICAL COMEDY
In The Addams Family, America's darkest family comes to life in this original musical about love, family, honesty and growing up... Haverfordwest Operatic Society Musical Theatre will be performing The Addams Family at the Torch Theatre in Milford Haven from Wednesday 1 - Friday 3 May.READ MORE
‘THE KAISER AND I’ DOUBLE BILL
Lighthouse Theatre with Pontardawe Arts Centre Presents A Double Bill of Plays About World War I.READ MORE
National Theatre Wales presents NHS70: THE STICK MAKER TALES
LlA love letter to the NHS and part of the NHS70 Festival, National Theatre Wales’ The Stick Maker Tales comes to the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven on Wed 1 & Thu 2 May.READ MORE
Smash hit comedy returns to the Torch Theatre to complete some “unfinished business”
Back by popular demand and to complete some unfinished business, Richard Bean’s smash-hit comedy, One Man, Two Guvnors returns to Milford Haven this Autumn.READ MORE
THE TORCH THEATRE PRESENTS 2019 LGBT+ FILM SEASON
Alongside its regular cinematic fare of blockbusters, family films and the best of British and independent films, the Torch Theatre will also be presenting an LGBT+ mini-season showcasing three LGBT+ themed contemporary dramas in this, the 50th anniversary year of the Stonewall uprising. The three films are ‘Disobedience’ (15), ‘120 BPM’ (15) and ‘Girl’ (15).READ MORE
SEE GILLIAN ANDERSON AND LILY JAMES IN ALL ABOUT EVE
National Theatre Live - All About Eve screening at the Torch Theatre on Thursday 25 April: A power-struggle lifting the curtain on a world of jealousy and ambition! Recorded before a live audience from the Noël Coward Theatre in London’s West End, this acclaimed stage production stars Gillian Anderson and Lily James.READ MORE
Creeds Cross’ farewell tour calls at the Torch Theatre for an evening of lively music & entertainment!
For one night only the incredible Creeds Cross are returning to the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, with their barnstorming show, FiddleAnjo!.READ MORE
AWARD WINNING SINGER ROBERT HABERMANN SINGS ALL THE GREAT SINATRA CLASSICS
Robert Habermann sings the unforgettable songs and tells the remarkable story of Francis Albert Sinatra - from band singer, 1940s pop idol and his fall from popularity to swinging his way through the 1950’s, recording his most famous songs and albums and building his own record label ‘Reprise’.READ MORE
Verdi’s heart-wrenching opera La forza del destino broadcast live
With exclusive interviews, backstage access and close-ups of performers, Verdi’s La forza del destino will be broadcast live and direct to the Torch Theatre from the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden on Tuesday 2 April.READ MORE
THE TORCH THEATRE WELCOMES DANCE FESTIVAL 2019
Arts Care Gofal Celf have partnered up with Torch Theatre to bring you the TENTH annual D Festival!READ MORE
APRIL EXHIBITION: MAGGIE TWEED – BEYOND THE BLUE
Colour, texture, surfaces and the constantly changing seasonal elements play an important part in Tweed's semi-abstract interpretations of this spectacular coastline...READ MORE
WAGNER’S DIE WALKÜRE, BROADCAST LIVE AS PART OF THE MET OPERA’S LIVE IN HD SERIES
Featuring some of the most glorious music ever written—including, of course, the Ride of the Valkyries—Die Walküre is broadcast live to the Torch Theatre on Saturday 30 March.READ MORE
Lucie Jones 'up close and personal' at the Torch Theatre
The former X Factor finalist and West End actress invites you to join her for a thrilling, intimate evening as she performs an eclectic mix of songs from her favourite stage musicals, movie soundtracks and most adored recording artists.READ MORE
New Old Friends return with Crimes on the Nile!
A cast of just four perform multiple outrageous characters in Agatha Christie inspired comedy-thriller CRIMES ON THE NILEREAD MORE
Always the extra, never the star: Taking Flight Theatre Company bring peeling by Kaite O’Reilly to Milford Haven
“Taking Flight is a company which has taken the idea of inclusivity in terms of artists and audiences with hearing impairments and other disabilities and run with it as an essential element of its aesthetic rather than a mere box-ticking exercise.”READ MORE
MARCH INTO SPRING WITH THE TORCH THEATRE
The days are starting to get warmer and the evenings lighter, as March sees a lively mix of new movies and live entertainment coming to the Torch Theatre! It’s just the ticket!READ MORE
A NEW PRODUCTION OF DONIZETTI'S LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT
The Torch Theatre's live broadcasts of The Met Opera's Live in HD 2018-2019 Season continues with Donizetti's La Fille du Régiment (March 2, 2019, 5:55pm) transmitted live from the Met stage.READ MORE
New to opera? Swansea City Opera’s production of Così Fan Tutte is the perfect introduction!
Great tunes, funny characters, fast moving plot and a free pre-show talk, here on Wednesday 27 February in the main auditorium.READ MORE
GRAV performs to the Welsh Rugby Team at the Principality Stadium
The Torch Theatre Company Production ‘GRAV’ receives warm praise from the Welsh squad and coaching staff, following exclusive performance at the Principality Stadium.READ MORE
Milford Haven Amateur Operatic Society Presents MY FAIR LADY
Next month it is Milford Haven Amateur Operatic Society's turn to tread the boards of the Torch Theatre main stage with their annual stage show, and this year sees the Society staging the classic musical My Fair Lady.READ MORE
BLOOD BROTHERS COMES TO MILFORD HAVEN SCHOOL...
Next week students from Milford Haven Comprehensive School will take on the classic, heartfelt story of Blood Brothers, written by Willy Russell!READ MORE
VAMOS THEATRE PRESENTS A BRAVE FACE
Vamos Theatre, the UK’s leading full mask theatre company, is bringing its compelling production A BRAVE FACE to the Torch Theatre on Thursday 14 March at 7.30pm.READ MORE
“BUTTONS UNDONE” – ‘A BIG BAWDY BARREL OF LAUGHS'
Welsh Rugby Legend, Radio and TV Presenter Rupert Moon joins the cast of Owen Money’s over 18’s panto packed with rib-tickling double entendres and innuendo...READ MORE
THE ROYAL BALLET’S DON QUIXOTE IS A FEBRUARY FIESTA!
Love and friendship triumph in Carlos Acosta’s vibrant production of this dazzling ballet, screening at the Torch Theatre this month.READ MORE
FEBRUARY HIGHLIGHTS AT THE TORCH THEATRE
The Torch Theatre have a host of entertainment scheduled this month, with something for everyone, from the latest kids films just in time for Half Term to opera and ballet – not to mention the triumphant return of ‘Grav’ and rugby mania as we screen Wales’ 6 Nations games LIVE on the big screen!READ MORE
FEBRUARY EXHIBITION: LOCAL ARTIST JENNIE SHALES
A new exhibition opens on Monday 4 February at the The Oriel Joanna Field Gallery, the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, showcasing the work of Pembrokeshire artist Jennie Shales from Lowertown, Fishguard, painted in a variety of beautiful locations in Pembrokeshire.READ MORE
GRAV – THE STORY CONTINUES…
Following an incredible tour of Wales and the USA in 2018, including performances in New York and Washington DC, the Torch Theatre Company is delighted to once again bring the story of Ray Gravell to the stage for 2019.READ MORE
TRY OUT OPERA THIS JANUARY WITH THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE
Explore culture and feel something new in January 2019 as Tchaikovsky’s The Queen of Spades and Verdi’s best-loved opera La traviata are screened at the Torch Theatre direct from the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden this month.READ MORE
A NEW PRODUCTION OF CILEA’S ADRIANA LECOUVREUR BROADCAST LIVE AS PART OF THE MET OPERA’S LIVE IN HD SERIES
Anna Netrebko brings her acclaimed portrayal of the passionate real-life French actress at the heart of Francesco Cilea’s Adriana Lecouvreur to the Metropolitan Opera for the first time in a new production that will be transmitted live to the Torch Theatre on Saturday 12 January as part of The Met: Live in HD series.READ MORE
Shakespeare’s tale of treachery and mistrust takes to the big screen
William Shakespeare’s The Tragedy Of King Richard II will be broadcast live from the stage of the Almeida Theatre in London to the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven on Tuesday 15 January.READ MORE
Don’t miss David Hare’s explosive new drama ‘I’m Not Running’
Broadcast live to the Torch Theatre on 31 January 2019READ MORE
A CHRISTMAS TREAT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY: THE ROYAL BALLET’S THE NUTCRACKER
A classic with a special place in the hearts of ballet fans around the world, festive favourite The Nutcracker will be shown at the Torch Theatre, Milford Haven, on Thursday 3 January in a special encore screening recorded at Covent Garden in the heart of London.READ MORE
IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR AT THE TORCH THEATRE!
With the nights truly drawing in and Jack Frost nipping away, there’s no better time to be keeping out the cold and making the most of the entertainment on offer at the Torch Theatre this December.READ MORE
November In a Nutshell
A round-up of this month’s Cinema, Theatre and Broadcasts, as well as any exciting goings-on (and coming-ups!) at the Torch Theatre.READ MORE
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!READ MORE
‘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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
'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!READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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).READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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 2018READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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).READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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...READ MORE
'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!READ MORE
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...READ MORE
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...READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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!READ MORE
‘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 FestivalREAD MORE
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’.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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!!!"READ MORE
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’).READ MORE
'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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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...READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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...READ MORE
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!READ MORE
GRAV TAKES MANHATTAN!
“a standing ovation in front of a sold-out New York audience was the highlight of my playwriting career to date” – ‘Grav’ writer Owen ThomasREAD MORE
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!READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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’.READ MORE
Pete's Picks - Spring 2018
Take a look at some forthcoming highlights, selected by our Artistic Director, Peter DoranREAD MORE
THE TORCH THEATRE COMPANY TAKES ‘THE WOOD’ TO CARDIFF
The Wood will be performed at Sherman Theatre on Monday 12 March.READ MORE
'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.READ MORE
'Grav' goes to Washington!
‘Grav’ is going to Washington DC to take part in the North American Festival of Wales!READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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”READ MORE
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 AwardsREAD MORE
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.READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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.READ MORE
Theatr Pena presents 'Woman of Flowers'
Theatr Pena bring a very ancient tale of love, betrayal and retribution to Torch TheatreREAD MORE
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.READ MORE
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!READ MORE
‘Grav’ in New York – tickets now on sale
Tickets now on sale from the Actors Theatre WorkshopREAD MORE
On Saturday 3rd February 2018, Pembrokeshire Macmillan Cancer Support will take over the Torch Theatre for an evening of music and fun!READ MORE
New Exhibition: 'Art For All'
A Collaborative Exhibition By Learning Pembrokeshire Students opens on Monday 8 January.READ MORE
Take a look at some highlights of our new season, selected by our Artistic Director, Peter Doran.READ MORE
'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!READ MORE
Café Torch Childrens' Menu Now Available
Panto season is upon us and with it comes a special childrens menu from Café Torch!READ MORE
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!READ MORE
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 DonaldsonREAD MORE
'Grav' heads to New York!
After phenomenal success with recent Autumn production, the Torch Theatre Company now head to New York!READ MORE
Shakespeare Schools Foundation at the Torch Theatre
Join us at the Torch Theatre from 7th November – 9th November 2017 for a series of unique Shakespeare productions staged by your local schools.READ MORE
The World's Wife: an Opera by Tom Green and Carol Ann Duffy
The World's Wife, a new chamber opera by the composer Tom Green and poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy, will perform at the Torch Theatr on Friday, 3 November.READ MORE
Reviews Round-Up #OneFlewTorch40
Our 40th anniversary production is a hit with reviewers and audiences alike!READ MORE
Half Term Fun with 'Crafty's Creepy Castle'
From the team behind Marty MacDonald’s Farm and The Santa Shows comes the spookiest Trick Or Treat show ever… Come in your scariest Hallowe’en costume and join the adventure to find the hidden treasure in…Crafty’s Creepy Castle!READ MORE
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!READ MORE
Take a look at some forthcoming highlights, selected by our Artistic Director, Peter DoranREAD MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
Welsh Chatter and Coffee at Café Torch, first Tuesday of every month at 11.00am. Meet new friends, enjoy a cuppa and a slice of cake while developing your language skills! Next meeting is on Tuesday 7 May 2019, 11.00amREAD MORE
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.READ MORE
LIVE BROADCAST: The Royal Opera’s New Production Of La Bohème
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. One of the most popular operas in the repertory, Puccini’s romantic portrayal of bohemian Paris has captivated generations of opera lovers and newcomers with wonderful music and a love story drawn from everyday life.READ MORE
Mozart’s Charming Opera The Magic Flute
On Wednesday 20 September at 7.15pm, the Torch Theatre will be screening a live broadcast of The Royal Opera’s production of The Magic Flute.READ MORE
OFF THE KERB PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS RICH HALL’S HOEDOWN
An incredible season of comedy at the Torch Theatre kicks off this month when American comedian Rich Hall’s critically acclaimed new show Rich Hall’s Hoedown comes to the Torch Theatre on Friday 29 September at 8pm as part of its second leg of touring.READ MORE
LIVE THEATRE SHOW OF THE MONTH
It’s the Torch Theatre’s 40th Anniversary Year, which means only one thing: the Torch Theatre Autumn Production and a spectacular re-working of the powerful One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, a fabulous vehicle with which to celebrate the theatre’s 40th birthday. You’ve read the book, you’ve seen the movie, now experience it as a piece of theatre!READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE