Broadway star shines bright at Theatr Ffwrnes

There are numerous adjectives and superlatives one could use to describe what took place this evening, Friday (Dec 29) at Theatr Ffwrnes.

For one night only the star of the West End and Broadway and home grown talent from Burry Port that is John Owen-Jones took to the stage having cancelled the previous engagement through illness.

Forgiveness is a great thing and he received that in abundance from a capacity audience at the theatre as he walked on to rapturous applause and quickly...

John Owen-Jones concert cancelled

It is with great disappointment that John Owen Jones has had to cancel his show tomorrow at Y Ffwrnes Llanelli.

After taking medical advice, John Says “ I am hugely disappointed to have to cancel a concert for only the second time in my career. Unfortunately, the viral chest infection I picked up recently has left me not well enough to give the 100% I always give to a show. I hate to let any audience down but a 2 hour solo concert filled with the type of demanding material I usually...

New single for Burry Port’s John Owen-Jones

John Owen-Jones (Phantom/Les Miserables) will release a new single on 8 December. ‘Come What May’ is a duet with Sophie Evans (Wicked/Over The Rainbow). This follows John’s recent performances in Tiger Bay the Musical, and coincides with December solo shows in Llanelli, Cardiff and London. On the Welsh shows John’s Special Guest will be “the girl with the million-pound voice”, thirteen-year-old Beau Dermott. Beau shot to fame after giving a...

‘The Sausage Hut’ opened by Broadway star

West End and Broadway star John Owen-Jones was in Llanelli to open his brother Steven's new business, 'The Sausage Hut' in Llanelli Market on Thursday (Aug 23). Llanelli Online was there and we interviewed the Burry Port born star. You can watch the film here.

John Owen Jones In Llanelli Market from Llanelli Online on Vimeo.