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Intimate venue with some great entertainment on offer.

Have been a few times for films, live concerts, Science Festival events in 2016, and have just... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
followastar
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London
An attractive and modern venue ..if you can find it?

This is an attractive and welcoming theatre with nice cafeteria.I saw an excellent flamenco show... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Howard J
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Llandeilo, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Have been a few times for films, live concerts, Science Festival events in 2016, and have just booked tickets to see a lovely Welsh band called Calan there again next month. The venue is great, nicely laid out, good acoustics and comfortable seating. The bar...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is an attractive and welcoming theatre with nice cafeteria.I saw an excellent flamenco show, so they provided nice tapas beforehand. The place is very difficult to find baring in mind the sat.nav. post code they give you appears non existent to my very up...More

Thank Howard J
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Taliesin offers a diverse programme of movies, live screenings, live performance and exhibitions. The live screenings, from the very best venues in the UK, are made available to us on our own doorstep without costly and time consuming travel. I have also seen some fantastic...More

Thank RachaelJ66
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I've heard people complain that Taliesin doesn't show a lot of blockbusters but what you have to remember is that it's an Art Centre, not a chain cinema. I like that they show an eclectic mix of artsy film and international movies as well as...More

Thank Noahpopss
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We are patrons of Taliesan Theatre and have always had a good experience there. However, their sister Theatre The Great Hall at Swansea Bay Campus was very disappointing. We saw Clare Teal there - who we have seen many times at Taliesan, and the acoustics...More

Thank FairyGlenners
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

The taliesin is a small cinema/theatre that shows various films sometimes not found in the chains at the same time. Parking is ok on the university grounds tho you often have to pay. There is a restaurant and bar which serves a fairly limited range...More

Thank JAMcKimm
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Visited Taliesin Arts Centre to see Aakash Odedra performing Inked and Murmur, during the Swansea International Festival. This is a lovely small theatre in a beautiful location. It has a nice bar and cafe area and parking is free in the evenings. If i was...More

Thank Duncan F
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking for something to do on our day off and came across one of the best exhibitions of Egyptian artifacts that we have seen outside the museum in Cairo. The exhibits were beautifully displayed and are clearly cherished by the staff who are...More

Thank Lynette S
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Visited the Taliesin Theatre, set within the Swansea University Campus grounds with our 9 yr old g/daughter to watch a play, tonight 6th Nov.. superb little theatre with it's own cafeteria come bar restaurant, very light airy and clean, theatre seating is tiered so no...More

1  Thank David E
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Should I write a review of the Taliesin? It is already so popular that many films are sold out and the range of live shows are also very popular so is it wise to encourage more to attend - it might become impossible to get...More

3  Thank Michael_SF6310RH
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