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Enjoy great shows and concerts for less...

Aged 16-25? You could enjoy shows and concerts at both St David's Hall and New Theatre for only £5/£10.

Just join our free music and drama club exclusively for 16-25 year olds. Each show / concert has a limited number of seats at this special "REACT" price.

To join REACT, please complete the attached application form and email to: ntmailings@cardiff.gov.uk 

Once joined, to claim your react discounted tickets (not available online) just call into the Box Office.  The staff will confirm your discount by checking your address details - it's as easy as that.

Please note, our popular REACT tickets are subject to limited availability so don't delay book your tickets today.

Currently, you can enjoy the following shows / concerts at St David's Hall.

Frigg (Finland)
Tuesday 21 November, 8pm
L3 Lounge | Tickets £10

Frigg - a leading act on the Nordic scene with their Nordgrass sound - a mix of Nordic folk and bluegrass. Possibly the most exciting, uplifting & hip-twitching band in the Northern Hemisphere.


Tom Russell
Wednesday 22 November, 8pm
L3 Lounge | Tickets £10

American singer songwriter, Tom Russell will be at the Hall! Known for his strong identification with Americana music tradition, his music incorporates elements of folk, rock and country music.


By Patrick Marber
Wednesday 29 November &
Thursday 30 November, 7pm
Level 1 | Tickets £5

The Unknown Theatre Company present
Closer by Patrick Marber

There's a moment. There's always a moment ...Dan rescues Alice. Anna photographs Dan. Larry meets Anna online. Alice rescues Larry. 

This is the author's preferred text of the play and it includes intense Adult Themes and strong Language

This amateur production of  ‘Closer’ is  presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, LTD


Martyn Joseph
Tuesday 16 January, 8pm
Level 3 Lounge | Tickets £10

Martyn Joseph is as performer like no other.

He's a jaw dropping guitar player who has developed a unique percussive style, teamed up with a powerful show stopping voice, and has been called “The Welsh Springsteen”, but there are also shades of John Mayer, Bruce Cockburn and Dave Matthews there may be – but he stands in his own right, built on a reputation for giving what thousands have described as the best live music experience of their lives.


Verdi - La traviata
Monday 22 January, 7.30pm
Tickets £10

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music, La Traviata is Verdi’s outstanding interpretation of one of the most popular love stories of the 19th century, La Dame aux Camelias

Based on a true story, it tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan, Violetta. There are many echoes of Verdi’s own life in Traviata and he threw himself into the music. The highlights include the Brindisi, the best known drinking song in opera, the duet Un Di Felice and Violetta’s haunting aria
Addio Del Passato.

This magnificent opera production boasts sumptuous sets and costumes.


Amy Wadge and Luke Jackson
Tuesday 30 January, 8pm
L3 Lounge | Tickets £10

A pairing of two generations of captivating singer songwriters, Amy Wadge and Luke Jackson, touring together again across the UK.

Grammy winner Amy Wadge is widely regarded as 
one of the country's most successful female singer/songwriters.

Luke Jackson is a rising young Roots singer/songwriter from Canterbury, Kent , and 2013 saw him nominated for both the Horizon Award for Best Emerging Talent and the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award and in 2014 he was named Fatea’s “Male Artist of the Year”.


Chris Wood
Tuesday 6 February, 8pm
L3 Lounge | Tickets £10

Chris Wood is a self-taught musician, composer and song writer. Chris is a lifelong autodidact whose independent streak shines through everything he does.


Try Gamelan Workshop
Saturday 17 February, 1-3pm
Lefel 1 | Tickets £5

The whole family can enjoy our beautiful bronze Javanese percussion instruments and learn to play a traditional piece.  The two hour sessions are fun and non-stop hands on, offering something new whether you're a keen instrumentalist or have no previous musical experience.


Cara Dillon - Duo
Tuesday 6 March, 8pm
L3 Lounge | Tickets £10

If you don’t know the staggeringly beautiful voice of Cara Dillon, you’re in for a treat. If you are already amongst her legions of admirers around the world, you know you have something special in store.

The extraordinary Irish singer makes music that transcends genres and crosses barriers. She has won every folk award going, but confesses to being no purist, making music that reaches beyond the constraints and limitations of tradition. Her inimitable talent is to delve into the soul of a song to unearth its profound sweetness, poignancy and depth.


Puccini - Madama Butterfly
Sunday 18 March, 7.30pm
Tickets £10

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim* from the Korean National Opera, Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*

Back by overwhelming public demand, this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including a spectacular Japanese garden and fabulous costumes including antique wedding kimonos from Japan.

One of the world’s most popular operas, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly tells the heart-breaking story of the beautiful young Japanese girl who falls in love with an American naval lieutenant – with dramatic results. Highlights include the melodic Humming Chorus, the moving aria One Fine Day and the unforgettable Love Duet.

Starring the International soprano Alyona Kistenyova*, with highly-praised chorus and full orchestra.

Sung in Italian with English surtitles
*Cast Subject to Change


Kris Drever
Tuesday 17 April, 8pm
L3 Lounge | Tickets £10

Plus Support
Scottish songwriter Kris Drever (Lau) celebrated a decade of critical and commercial success by winning both BBC Radio 2 Folk Singer of The Year 2017 and Best Original Track 2017 (for his song If Wishes Were Horses) at BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. 

For his 2018 concerts Kris will be performing a 'best of' set featuring all the key songs from his first decade and some new material played live for the first time. 



To see what our sister venue New Theatre has to offer REACT members, please click here.

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