Nestled in the heart of Swansea, the Pontardawe Arts Centre brings a wealth of cultural richness to the surrounding communities offering eclectic and high-quality theatrical performances, captivating cinema experiences, and intriguing literary works to inspire its patrons. Respected for its traditional theatre, the centre consistently attracts renowned talent to its stages from the realms of folk, world, and blues music, stand-up comedy, and groundbreaking dance and drama performances.
Accommodating a diverse range of artistic preferences, the Centre also promotes the exploration of literature and facilitates children’s events. It hosts professional exhibits, workshops and seminars which allow the community engaging access to a diverse range of artistic expressions.
Beyond the vast array of artistic performances, the Pontardawe Arts Centre is a popular venue for weddings, offering beautifully appointed and spacious function rooms to celebrate your special day. Additionally, our venue is home to the After Hours Arts Academy, a creative hub for young people aged 11-25 who are passionate about the arts and looking to gain practical skills and qualifications.
For those seeking involvement, we host a range of participatory programs, allowing you to engage with the arts and culture on a personal level. Whether you are a resident or a visitor, seeking an entertaining show, an educational experience, or inspiring spaces, Pontardawe Arts Centre stands as your go-to spot in Swansea for exceptional arts and cultural experiences.