Drama

Drama at the Ucheldre Centre includes plays performed by touring companies, workshops, one-person shows, and local community drama. These most often take place in the main hall, but there is also an outdoor amphitheatre beside the Centre.

Drama
Thursday 29 September 7:30 pm
Written and Directed by Tom Wallwork

Dream Academy is a musical drama set in a junior school. It revolves around eleven year old Robert, who because of his troubled home life, isolates himself in is bedroom watching television. This unfortunately is also the core of his problems at school. He longs for a better life if he can only find the key to unlock it. We are taken into his world of fantasy where his teachers take on celebrity status along with some familiar colourful fairytale characters. Eventually he comes to realise through the wisdom of the headmistress that the key he seeks was always within his grasp.

£6, £5 concessions, £4 children
Drama
Friday 30 September 7:30 pm
Written and Directed by Tom Wallwork

Dream Academy is a musical drama set in a junior school. It revolves around eleven year old Robert, who because of his troubled home life, isolates himself in is bedroom watching television. This unfortunately is also the core of his problems at school. He longs for a better life if he can only find the key to unlock it. We are taken into his world of fantasy where his teachers take on celebrity status along with some familiar colourful fairytale characters. Eventually he comes to realise through the wisdom of the headmistress that the key he seeks was always within his grasp.

£6, £5 concessions, £4 children
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Drama
Saturday 1 October 7:30 pm
Written and Directed by Tom Wallwork

Dream Academy is a musical drama set in a junior school. It revolves around eleven year old Robert, who because of his troubled home life, isolates himself in is bedroom watching television. This unfortunately is also the core of his problems at school. He longs for a better life if he can only find the key to unlock it. We are taken into his world of fantasy where his teachers take on celebrity status along with some familiar colourful fairytale characters. Eventually he comes to realise through the wisdom of the headmistress that the key he seeks was always within his grasp.

£6, £5 concessions, £4 children
Broadcasts
Thursday 6 October 7:00 pm

A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night).

After an aerial dog fight, Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to win the heart of his old flame, Lydia Languish. Back on British soil, Jack’s advances soon turn to anarchy when the young heiress demands to be loved on her own, very particular, terms.

Emily Burns directs this spectacularly entertaining new version of Sheridan’s The Rivals. Featuring a cast including Caroline Quentin, Laurie Davidson, Natalie Simpson and Kelvin Fletcher.

‘One of the funniest productions in the National’s history.’ Guardian on One Man, Two Guvnors

£13, £11 concessions, £4 children
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Drama
Thursday 3 November 7:00 pm

Original by Anton Chekhov, in a version by Anya Reiss and directed by Jamie Lloyd.

Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) makes her West End debut in this 21st century retelling of Anton Chekhov’s tale of love and loneliness.

A young woman is desperate for fame and a way out. A young man is pining after the woman of his dreams. A successful writer longs for a sense of achievement. An actress wants to fight the changing of the times. In an isolated home in the countryside, dreams lie in tatters, hopes are dashed, and hearts broken. With nowhere left to turn, the only option is to turn on each other.

Following his critically acclaimed five-star production of Cyrano de Bergerac, Jamie Lloyd brings Anya Reiss’ adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s classic play to stage. Filmed live in London’s West End with a cast including Tom Rhys Harries (White Lines), Daniel Monks (The Normal Heart), Sophie Wu (Fresh Meat) and Indira Varma (Game of Thrones).

 

13, £11 concessions, £4 children
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Drama
Friday 25 November 7:30 pm
Presented by Adverse Camber, Created and Performed by Phil Okwedy, Directed by Michael Harvey

Sparked by the discovery of a series of letters from his father in Nigeria to his mother in Wales, The Gods Are All Here is a compelling, lyrical and warm, one-man performance from first-class storyteller, Phil Okwedy.

This captivating storytelling show skilfully weaves myth, song, folktales and legends of the African diaspora with an astonishing personal story that uncovers Phil’s experiences of growing up as a child of dual heritage in 1960 & 70’s Wales.

Storytelling in English

 

 

Suitable for ages 12+

Trigger Warning: This production talks about being brought up with foster parents, there are stories of slavery that include descriptions of violence, and the show contains discriminatory language

2 x 50-minute halves, including a 20 minute interval
£10, £8 concessions
Drama
Thursday 26 January 7:00 pm

By Arthur Miler and directed by Lyndsey Turner

A witch hunt is beginning in Arthur Miller’s captivating parable of power with Erin Doherty (The Crown) and Brendan Cowell (Yerma).

Raised to be seen but not heard, a group of young women in Salem suddenly find their words have an almighty power.  As a climate of fear, vendetta and accusation spreads through the community, no one is safe from trial.

Lyndsey Turner (Hamlet) directs this contemporary new staging, designed by Tony Award-winner Es Devlin (The Lehman Trilogy). Captured live from the Olivier stage at the National Theatre.

 

 

13, £11 concessions, £4 children
Drama
Friday 24 February 7:00 pm
William Shakespeare

Directed by Clint Dyer

An extraordinary new production of Shakespeare’s most enduring tragedy, directed by Clint Dyer with a cast that includes Giles Terera (Hamilton), Rosy McEwen (The Alienist) and Paul Hilton (The Inheritance).

She’s a bright, headstrong daughter of a senator; elevated by her status but stifled by its expectations. He’s refugee of slavery; having risen to the top of a white world, he finds love across racial lines has a cost.

Wed in secret, Desdemona and Othello crave a new life together. But as unseen forces conspire against them, they find their future is not theirs to decide.

Othello is filmed live on the Lyttleton stage of the National Theatre.

13, £11 concessions, £4 children

Ucheldre Centre, Millbank, Holyhead, Anglesey, LL65 1TE. 01407 763361

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