Events in Cardiff Bay

Some events in Cardiff Bay are currently cancelled or postponed due to the Covid-19 outbreak. Please visit the individual venues’ websites for further details.

The Lion King

- (19:30 - 22:00)
Wales Millennium Centre
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Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney’s The Lion King is a worldwide theatrical phenomenon. It has been experienced by 100 million people globally and is still drawing sell-out crowds at London’s Lyceum Theatre in its 20th year.

 

A spectacular visual feast, this adaptation of Disney’s classic film transports audiences to a dazzling world that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music. At its heart is the powerful and moving story of Simba – the epic adventure of his journey from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.

The Book of Mormon

- (19:30 - 22:00)
Wales Millennium Centre
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The Mormons are coming to Cardiff!

 

This outrageous musical comedy from the creators of South Park, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Bobby Lopez – co-writer of Avenue Q and Frozen – follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries sent on a mission to a place that’s about as far from Salt Lake City as you can get.

 

Winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, and with sold out productions in London, on Broadway, in North America and Australia, The Book of Mormon has become a global sensation.

The Commitments

- (19:30 - 22:00)
Wales Millennium Centre
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The Commitments is a fantastically feel good celebration of soul. Returning to tour the UK and Ireland, 5 years after a phenomenally successful, record-breaking run in London’s West End subsequent sell-out tour, The Commitments is based on the BAFTA award-winning film classic.

The Commitments received universal critical acclaim following its London World Premiere and was quickly hailed as a smash hit musical sensation.

With over 20 soul classics performed live on stage including: Night Train, Try A Little Tenderness, River Deep, Mountain High, In The Midnight Hour, Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Save Me, Mustang Sally, I Heard It Through The Grapevine, Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Reach Out, Uptight, Knock On Wood, I Can’t Turn You Loose and more!

Sister Act

- (19:30 - 22:00)
Wales Millennium Centre
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Brace yourself Sisters…Returning with a brand-new, reimagined production – the Broadway, West End and UK smash-hit musical returns!

 

Your favourite sister is back, and she’s ready to take on the 21st century. Based on the iconic 1992 movie, this sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, sisterhood and music tells the hilarious story of the disco diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a murder.

 

Under protective custody she is hidden in the one place she won’t be found – a convent! Disguised as a nun and under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own.

 

Praise the lord, different decade – same fabulous sister!

Strictly Ballroom

- (19:30 - 22:00)
Wales Millennium Centre
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With direction from dancer, choreographer, theatre director and Britain’s favourite TV Judge, Craig Revel Horwood, Strictly Ballroom the Musical will be will be foxtrotting around the UK from September 2020.

Bringing together a cast of over 20 world class performers, Strictly Ballroom the Musical follows arrogant, rebellious young ballroom dancer, Scott Hastings. When his radical and daring dance style see him fall out of favour with Australian Federation, he must dance with beginner, Fran. Together they find the courage to defy tradition and discover that to win, your steps don’t need to be strictly ballroom!

 

Featuring break-into-song numbers such as Love is in the AirPerhaps Perhaps Perhaps and Time After Time, as well as several wonderful new songs by internationally acclaimed artists including Sia, David Foster and Eddie Perfect. This spectacle is sure to make for an unforgettable evening under the glitter ball that will send your heart soaring and toes tapping!