Albert Hall, Llandrindod Wells

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Albert Hall, Llandrindod Wells

The Albert Hall is a theatre in Llandrindod Wells in Powys, Wales.[1] It is a period Victorian building, built when Llandrindod boomed as a spa town, which has retained most of its original features. It hosts a thriving amateur dramatics society, Llandrindod Wells Theatre Company. Work on a major restoration project started in June 2007.[2]

Events include (dates may be subject to change) -

  • January - Pantomime season by the Local Theatre Company.
  • February - Young Farmers Entertainment.
  • July to September - a Summer Season show, that features Upbeat Hits and Old Time Classics. The show is usually on a Thursday evening and is performed by the Local Theatre Group. Most of the audience is drawn from tourists staying at local hotels, where the show is advertised by the hoteliers.
  • August - A couple of Victorian-themed productions during Llandrindod's Victorian Festival.
  • October - The Halls annual Talent Night featuring, many talents from the area.
  • December - An Annual Christmas Singalong with Various Acts and then a Jolly Sing Song at the end.

Other events are held every now and then including -

  • Spring Cleaning
  • Ghost Hunts
  • One off Performances
  • Tours

The Hall has also put on two shows of its own which were:

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Stage. "Albert Hall". Archived from the original on 30 September 2007. Retrieved 2016-06-14. 
  2. ^ BBC news (2007-06-05). "Welsh Albert Hall repairs start". BBC News. Archived from the original on 10 October 2007. Retrieved 2007-11-11. 

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