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December 2015

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2 December

Scrooge the Musical

Carmarthen Film Club - Scrooge the Musical

The Lyric Theatre, King Street, Carmarthen SA31 1BD.
7.30am. F: £5, F£4.50, Members: £2.50. Certification: U. Starring Albert Finney, Edith Evans, Alec Guinness, Kenneth More. Join Carmarthen Film Club with a screening of the 1970 musical adaptation of Scrooge. This Academy Award nominated film shows Scrooge (Finney) as a cold-hearted, greedy old miser who hates everything to do with Christmas. That is until he is visited by the Ghost of Christmas Past, the Ghost of Christmas Present and the Ghost of Christmas yet to Come who show him he must change his ways. The classic 'A Christmas Carol' plays out against a backdrop of eleven original musical arrangements composed specifically for the film.
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3 December

Spa Day at Llety Cynin

Spa Day at Llety Cynin

Llety Cynin, Llangynin Road, St Clears, Carmarthenshire SA33 4JR .
Mini treatments are available from £7 each. Full treatments from £28. To include Back, Neck & Shoulder massage, Facial & Full Body Massage. Make a day of it! Use the Leisure Club for £5.50 & book Afternoon Tea for £6.50!
lletycynin.co.uk  01994 231516

3 & 4 December

Melltith y Brenin Lludd

Melltith y Brenin Lludd

The Lyric Theatre, King Street, Carmarthen SA31 1BD.
10.00am & 1pm. F: £8, T: Free. Sgrechfeydd erchyll y Ddraig Goch! Cawr dychrynllyd sy’n lladrata’u holl fwyd! Hud a lledrith gwrach ddieflig! Sioe Nadolig wreiddiol yw hon wedi’i seilio ar hen, hen chwedl Gymreig o gyfnod y Mabinogion. Mae bywyd y brenin Lludd a’i bobl y Brythoniaid yn y fantol ac yn cael ei chwalu gan ddrygioni tair melltith erchyll! Ond... gyda help gan ei frawd mawr Llefelys... a chi... ?? Dewch gyda ni ar antur ddychrynllyd llawn cyffro, sbort a sbri; ar ras arswydus llawn lliw a chanu a dawnsio... yn ôl ymhell i hen hanes ein pobl!
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3 - 5 December

Academy Present - Anything Goes

Anything Goes

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
7.30pm. £12. The age-old tale of Boy-Meets-Girl and the complications which ensue to intrigue every audience and no musical puts it on stage better than ANYTHING GOES. This show is an amusing story wrapped around one of Cole Porter's magical scores. Set aboard the ocean liner S.S. American, where nightclub singer/evangelist Reno Sweeney is en route from New York to England. With the help of some elaborate disguises, tap-dancing sailors and good old-fashioned blackmail, it's a wonder that all the romances are sorted out and disaster is averted aboard the magical ship where ANYTHING GOES!
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3 & 17 December

Ranger Walk

Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT.
3rd Dec, 12pm - Ancient Trees.
17th Dec, 12pm - Ancient Trees.
nationaltrust.org.uk  01558 824512

5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 22, 23 & 24 December

Santa Magical Steam Trains

Santa Magical Steam Trains

Gwili Steam Railway, Bronwydd Arms Station, Carmarthen SA33 6HT.
"All aboard" Santa's Magical Steam Train for a Traditional Seasonal Treat! Ride the Steam Train to Santa's Grotto at Llwyfan Cerrig Station where a heated marquee with an exciting program of entertainment and inclusive refreshments awaits you. While you are entertained by 'Loopy Lewes' and others, you will be taken to see Santa Claus who will be able to speak to you in Welsh or English! Santa has a superb collection of quality gifts this Christmas. Enjoy a Mince Pie and a glass of sherry while you wait to visit Santa in his grotto (goodie bags for children 1-5yrs). Pre-booking essential.
gwili-railway.co.uk  01267 238213

6 December

Llanelli Beach Farmers Market

Llanelli Beach Farmers Market
Llanelli Beach Farmers Market

The Discovery Centre, North Dock, Llanelli SA15 2LF.
Head for Llanelli beach and you’re bound to bump into a friendly market trader on the first Sunday of every month. If you are looking for some fresh produce and a way to support local people, look no further, you've come to the right place! Llanelli Beach Market has something for everyone, This event boasts a free-spirited family vibe that can be felt throughout this beach side community. Here you will find countless vendors of fresh produce, tasty ready to eat meals, unique homemade arts and crafts, face-painting, bouncy castle and live music to help set the tone for a fun and exciting family day out, with a few surprises. Organised by Vintage Falls Pop Up Events.
facebook.com    07807 997728    

6 December

A Night at the Musicals

A Night at the Musicals

The Lyric Theatre, King Street, Carmarthen SA31 1BD.
5.30am. F: £12, Ch: £10. Join Stagecoach Theatre Arts Carmarthen and Haverfordwest in 'A Night at the Musicals' for an evening full of show-stopping entertainment. Students from both stage schools will come together to perform all singing, all dancing numbers from some of the most famous, popular and much loved Broadway and West End shows. From Les Miserables to The Lion King, Phantom of the Opera to Wicked, be prepared to be taken on a musical journey that will leave you wanting more.
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7 & 8 December

Melltith y Brenin Lludd

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
10am & 1pm. F: £8. Sgrechfeydd erchyll y Ddraig Goch! Cawr dychrynllyd sy’n lladrata’u holl fwyd! Hud a lledrith gwrach ddieflig! Sioe Nadolig wreiddiol yw hon wedi’i seilio ar hen, hen chwedl Gymreig o gyfnod y Mabinogion. Mae bywyd y brenin Lludd a’i bobl y Brythoniaid yn y fantol ac yn cael ei chwalu gan ddrygioni tair melltith erchyll! Ond... gyda help gan ei frawd mawr Llefelys...a chi...??? Dewch gyda ni ar antur ddychrynllyd llawn cyffro, sbort a sbri; ar ras arswydus llawn lliw a chanu a dawnsio...yn ôl ymhell i hen hanes ein pobl!
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11 December

Heol Goffa School present - Children of the World

Children of the World

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
1.00pm. F:£6. Every year, Gabriel and the angels celebrate the birth of Jesus by bringing children from around the world to visit the manger. Travelling as far afield as China, Malawi, Wales, Austria, Poland and Australia, each group is finally brought to the stable where they tell of their special Christmas customs, singing songs and presenting gifts.
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12 December

Côr Meibion Llanelli Present Christmas With The Choir 2015

Christmas With The Choir 2015

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
7.00pm. F:£12. Join the world famous award-winning Côr Meibion for a lighthearted celebration of Christmas in song and dance. Established in 1964 the choir have a long history, full of awards including five National Eisteddfod first prizes, and in that time have grown in stature and strength to become one of the leading male choirs in Britain. Côr Meibion have travelled extensively, graced many leading auditoriums and concert halls and are now returning to the Ffwrnes with Musical Director D. Eifion Thomas and Accompanist Aled Maddock. Come along for a delightfully musical evening full of the festive spirit.
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12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20 December

Sleeping Beauty

Jermin Productions presents Sleeping Beauty

The Lyric Theatre, King Street, Carmarthen SA31 1BD.
F: £14, C: £12, FT: £45, Group 10+: £11. Leading the cast is Carmarthen born and pretty as a princess HANNA MORGAN in the role of Princess Aurora. She will be joined by ADAM BYARD as Royal court handyman Jermin the Jester! Joining the laughs from the leading hit CBBC television show "The Dumping Ground." JOE MAW and AMY LEIGH HICKMAN. Former Prince Charming, MARC SKONE will be transformed as you’ve never seen him before into 'Nurse Nellie from Kidwelly', Fresh from their success on Britain’s Got Talent, Honey Bun front women CORRIN CASINI with killer vocals will use her menacing chords in the role Maleficent and fellow Honey Bun and West End singer SASHA LATOYA will join the cast as the beautiful Honey Bun Fairy.
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14 December

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
2.30pm. Tickets: £6. Certification: U. Starring: Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale. Get in the festive spirit with a special screening of Holiday Inn,including a complimentary glass of mulled wine and mince pie. This Oscar winning musical, including songs 'White Christmas' and 'Easter Parade' tells the story of Jim Hardy (Crosby) and Ted Hanover (Astaire) as they compete to win the affections of Linda Mason (Reynolds). Join them all at the 'Holiday Inn' Jim’s farm turned entertainment venue as they dance and sing their way through the holidays.
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14 - 31 December

The Friendship Theatre Group Presents Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs

Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
7.00pm. Saturdays 2pm & 7pm. Sunday 1pm. F: £12, C: £10, RV: £10. The story of a beautiful Princess, her evil stepmother, a magic mirror, the good Fairy, a handsome prince, the lovable Dame, the funny jester, the solicitor and his idiotic assistant Denny Twp, and not forgetting the lovable and hilarious seven dwarfs. Add the Friendship dancers and the Raie Copp Babes and what do you have? The perfect recipe for a magnificent pantomime. Follow Snow White’s adventure you will not stop laughing from start to finish in this wonderful production by the Friendship Theatre Group.
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15 & 16 December

Rachael Smith School of Dance presents Believe in the Magic of Christmas

Believe in the Magic of Christmas

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
7.00pm. F: £7. Join us in getting in the Christmas spirit, and be prepared to be entertained by the talented dancers from the Rachael Smith School of Dance who will take you on a journey to find the 'Magic of Christmas'. This evening’s showcase is set to include award-winning routines in tap, modern, acrobatics and ballet, to all time favourite songs from past and present musicals performed by pupils between the ages of 7-18. A true evening of young local talent not to be missed.
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18 December

Newton House Community Christmas Carols

Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthen SA19 6RT.
Open access Christmas performances at Newton House of local schools and groups for visitors to enjoy. Come and join us for some festivities and enjoy a glass of mulled wine. 11 - 6pm.
nationaltrust.org.uk/dinefwr  01558 824512

18 December

Black Tie Christmas Party

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
7.30pm. F: £30 or tables of 8 £175. Kick start your Christmas festivities with a touch of glitz and glamour at the Ffwrnes’ Black Tie Black Friday Christmas Party. It’s a great opportunity to celebrate with friends and family in our very special festive cabaret setting. Great music and entertainment, cocktails and canapés, plus plenty of other entertainment and special guests. Live music by the swinging and spectacular 'Swingshift Big Band'. Book early to avoid disappointment.
theatrausirgar.co.uk  0845 2263510

19 December

The Big Christmas Fantasia

The Big Christmas Fantasia

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
7.00pm. F: £20. Get into the Christmas spirit as the Hywel Girls’ Choir & Hywel Boy Singers welcome the British Sinfonietta Orchestra, Llanelli Choral Society, leading soprano Gwawr Edwards and a special appearance by 'The Reunion Chorus'. Past Hywel Choir members from across the country and abroad reunite and join forces with the current choristers for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The evening will include festive favourites such as O Holy Night, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker as well as favourites from film and musicals. The evening will include accompaniment by Huw Tregelles Williams and will be hosted by Jeremy Hywel.
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21 December

Performance Factory Productions Presents Miracle on 34th Street

Miracle on 34th Street

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd - 1.00pm & 7.00pm. Thursday 24th - 1pm. F: £12.50 C: £8.50 FT: £40. One of the most popular films of all time comes to the stage in this magical production of 'Miracle on 34th Street The Musical'. In this festive tale, Kris Kringle takes on the non-believers as a white-bearded gentleman claiming to be the real Santa Claus. Featuring all time classic songs such as It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas, this all singing, all dancing heart-warming tale is one for all the family; which promises to capture your heart and get you in the mood for the festive season.
theatrausirgar.co.uk  0845 2263510

21 December

Blues & Jazz Club

Blues and Jazz Club

The Ffwrnes Theatre, Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 3YE.
8.00pm. £10 (£8 Early Bird). Round off every month with an evening of true relaxation - a chance to really kick back and chill out. On the third Monday of every month, Stiwdio Stepni adopts another of its guises and becomes the Blues & Jazz hotspot of Llanelli. A place where good company and great music come as standard. One of our resident bands The Groucho Club or Saxpax will be joined by a range of special guest artistes to create memorable evenings of Jazz & Blues to seriously mellow and simmer down.
theatrausirgar.co.uk  0845 2263510

28 December

Carmarthen Antiques and Flea Market

Carmarthen Antiques and Flea Market

United Counties Showground, Carmarthen SA33 5DR.
Open from 10am - 4pm, admission is £4 for adults with accompanied children admitted free of charge. Carmarthen Showground is on the A40, minutes from Carmarthen town. All indoor pitches must be pre-booked whilst outdoor pitches will be available on the day with set-up at 7.30am. More details on our website.
towyevents.co.uk  01267 236569