In conversation with Phoenix Theatre Group’s producer Noel Rees

Noel Rees is a well known theatrical producer in Llanelli. He is a central figure in the Phoenix Theatre Group.

The group has been going strong for 47 years and Noel has taught drama to many young and aspiring actors and actresses in the town during that time. The Phoenix Theatre Group is self sustaining and they put on two major productions per year.

They are getting ready for their next production, which will be a play by Reggie Oliver entitled 'Once bitten'.

Noel describes it as...

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...

Phill Jupitus loves a bit of Ronnie and Ryan

Phill Jupitus has had a long an illustrious career in Film, TV, on stage and on radio. He is also an accomplished artist. He recently appeared at Theatr Ffwrnes with his one-man show ‘Juplicity’. We caught up with Phill after the show and asked him a few questions about his life, his career and his style of comedy.

We began by asking Phill what he thought of Theatr Ffwrnes. He said: “The venue was absolutely...