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Ucheldre Holyhead

October 2017

Current Exhibition 

John Hedley - Natural Forms/Crete and Ynys Môn
Hedley's prints and painting depict the primordial essence of the world we inhabit. They are detailed and complex studies of seemingly random forms found in nature.
Showing until Sunday 15 October - Arddangosfa yn rhedig tan dydd Sul 15 Hydref
Admission Free / Mynediad am ddim

Tuesday 3 October - Mawrth 3 Hydref 7.15pm

ROH Opera Live: La Bohéme (Puccini)
When Rodolfo, a penniless poet, meets Mimì, a seamstress, they fall instantly in love. But their happiness is threatened when Rodolfo learns that Mimì is gravely ill. Directed by Richard Jones, conducted by Antonio Pappano and starring a superb young cast including Nicole Car, Michael Fabiano and Mariusz Kwiecieñ. Sung in Italian with English surtitles
£10, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Friday 6 October – Gwener 6 Hydref 7pm

NT Encore: Hamlet (12A)
Originally sold out at the Barbican we have another opportunity to see this amazing production of Shakespeare's great tragedy on our big screen with Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role.
£10, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Sunday 8 October - Sul 8 Hydref 5.55pm

MET Live Encore: Norma (Bellini)
This new production of Bellini's masterpiece stars Sondra Radvanovsky as the Druid priestess and Joyce DiDonato as her rival, Adalgisa (a casting coup for bel canto fans). Tenor Joseph Calleja is Pollione, Norma's unfaithful lover, and Carlo Rizzi conducts. Sir David McVicar's evocative production sets the action deep in a Druid forest where nature and ancient ritual rule. Sung in Italian with English surtitles
£10, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3children/plant

Wednesday 11 October - Mercher 11 Hydref 7pm

RSC live: Coriolanus
Directed by Angus Jackson this is the fourth and final in The Royal Shakespeare Company's Rome Season.
As famine stalks Rome and the citizens rise up. The rioting is halted by war and Caius Martius leads the Roman Army to victory, but the people turn against him and he is banished. He vows revenge and returns at the head of the Volscian army to march on Rome.
£10, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Friday 13 October – Gwener 13 Hydref 1-3pm

Lit Soc: Introduced by Fiona Owen – Phil Bowen
'Something else: poetry is the lie that serves the truth' - a workshop with poet and playwright Phil Bowen. According to Charles Causley, 'A good poem is always about something else other than what it's about'. Poems don't have to tell the truth but they have to be true to themselves even if they're telling a lie. A warm welcome to all / Croeso cynnes i bawb
£5, £4 concessions/gostyngiadau

Saturday 14 October – Sadwrn 14 Hydref 10am-4pm

Voice Workshop with Marian Bryfdir and Kiefer Jones
Aimed at developing your voice. Come along and try it. All ages and levels of experience and interest are welcome
£12, £6 mufyrwyr/students

Saturday 14 October – Sadwrn 14 Hydref 5.55pm

Met Opera Live: Die Zauberflöte ( Mozart)
Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts the full-length, German version of Mozart's magical fable, seen in Julie Taymor's spectacular production, which captures both the opera's earthy comedy and its noble mysticism. With a clever use of puppetry, this looks to be a very lively and colourful production.

Sung in German with English surtitles
£10, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Monday 16 October – Llun 16 Hydref 7.30 for 7.45pm 8pm on the stage

Clwb Jazz Ucheldre Jazz Club
The Ucheldre Jazz Club meets monthly on Mondays. Non-members welcome

Tuesday 17 & Wednesday 18 October - Mawrth 17 a Mercher 18 Hydref 4-6pm

Signdance Collective presents The Turtle Trials
Come and join Signdance Collective at their free, fun and interactive drop in workshops based on Dr Seuss' Yertle The Turtle. There is more than meets the eye with this intelligent and fascinating animal - one of the oldest life forms on Earth. In the workshops children from ages 4 to 11 can explore the story of Yertle The Turtle through sign language /theatre story telling, dance, music and scent! To book contact Ucheldre box-office. 01407 763361
Admission Free / Mynediad am ddim

Saturday 21 October - Sadwrn 21 Hydref 10am

Exhibition Opening SeaThought Exhibition
Members of the Anglesey Arts Forum are exhibiting work on the theme of the sea. This is running alongside the Anglesey Performing Arts Weeks and the SeeMôr film Festival.
Exhibition runs until Sunday 12 November / Arddangosfa yn rhedig tan dydd Sul 12 Tachwedd

Saturday 21 October - Sadwrn 21 Hydref 2-4pm

SeeMôr III Film Festival Screenings
Anglesey's Film Festival begins today with selected entries in the seven categories being screened in Ucheldre, Holyhead.
Entry is Free.

Sunday 22 October - Sul 22 Hydref 2pm

SeeMôr III Winners Screening
A chance to see the winning entries in the seven categories being screened in Ucheldre, Holyhead.
Entry is Free.

Sunday 22 October – Sul 22 Hydref 7pm

An Evening with Satie
David Crystal and Iwan Llewelyn-Jones invite you to join them for the evening as they explore, using his own writings, Eric Satie (1866-1925). Satie, a colourful character, musician and thinker, was a member of the early 20th Century Parisian Avante Garde. He composed Gymnopédies and Danses Gothiques, to name but two familiar compositions.
The evening will be arranged with a Parisian, café style, atmosphere and do feel free to dress in the mode of the time if you would like to. This event is a fundraiser for Canolfan Ucheldre Centre
£8, £7 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Monday 23 October – Llun 23 Hydref 7.15pm

ROH Ballet Live: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
At a garden party on a sunny afternoon, Alice is surprised to see her parents' friend Lewis Carroll transform into a white rabbit. When she follows him down a rabbit hole events become curiouser and curiouser...
£10, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Wednesday 25 October - Mercher 25 October 4-6pm

Signdance Collective presents The Turtle Trials a Sharing
Come and join Signdance Collective at their sharing of the work developed in the workshops and rehearsals. Work based on Dr Seuss' Yertle The Turtle. There is more than meets the eye with this intelligent and fascinating animal - one of the oldest life forms on Earth. The workshops for children from ages 4 to 11 explored the story of Yertle The Turtle through sign language /theatre story telling, dance, music and scent! To book contact Ucheldre. Free

Friday 27 October - Gwener 27 Hydref 7.30pm

Open Mic Poetry Evening
Another opportunity to read your own, or other people's work in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. Held in the Ucheldre's Café, where food and drink can be purchased.
£3 to listen, £2 if you would like to read

Friday 27 October - Gwener 27 Hydref 7.30pm

Radio Ysbyty Gwynedd Concert: A Fundraising Evening
Kev Bach presents: Dafydd Iwan, Meinir Gwilym, Wynne Elvis Roberts, Welsh Whisperer, Brodyr Magee, Sophie Jayne and Harmoneli.
Bydd y cyngerdd hwn yn cael ei ddarlledu yn fyw gan Radio Ysbyty Gwynedd / This concert will be recorded live by Radio Ysbyty Gwynedd
£9, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Saturday 28 October - Sadwrn 28 Hydref 7.30pm

Opera Live on our Stage: The World's Wife
Scored for soprano, string quartet, and loop pedals, The World's Wife is a musical adaptation of Carol Ann Duffy's poems presenting actions and stories of famous men of history and myth from their spouses' perspectives. The musical staging of The World's Wife features double revenge from the female point of view: not only do women re-tell world-renowned stories in their own words, but often overlooked musical works by women are celebrated and become the perfect commentary to accompany the presented tales.
The World's Wife is sung in English with surtitles in English

£12, £10 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

Sunday 29 October - Sul 29 Hydref 7.30pm

Gala Concert 2
Come and join the party atmosphere here at Ucheldre this Autumn. Once again we welcome to our stage the students of Bangor University with a gala performance of popular classical music, instrumental and song. This event is a fundraiser for Canolfan Ucheldre Centre
£8, £7 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant