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Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

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Address: North Road | Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ER, Wales
Phone Number: +44 29 2034 2854
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I recently attended a conference at this facility and was really impressed with the architecture, layout and facilities at the venue. There is an impressive program of events... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeff E
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently attended a conference at this facility and was really impressed with the architecture, layout and facilities at the venue. There is an impressive program of events, concerts on at the college and well worth supporting.

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Thank Jeff E
Leyland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

You can see some fantastic theatre here for amazing price. Go and watch the super talented students for a fraction of the usual theatre prices. You may be watching the next generation of Oscar winners!

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Thank jtas
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This was a 1 p.m. concert given by the students specialising in percussion on the day in question. £8 entrance fee with no reductions. The conductor really enjoyed his job in deputising. A robust performance.

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Thank Desmond C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I don't know how much it is worth visiting the inside of the building (unless it's for a performance) but the building is a great piece of architecture and is worth a look if you're in the area.

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Thank Laurie C
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Architect designed state-of-the-art acoustics in this world renouned music college. Worth a visit if just to see a performance from the students.

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Thank dee c
Hamilton / Cambridge, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

My wife and I spent a wonderful evening eating and being entertained, in the Welsh style, while on a coach tour. The singing was superb, oh and that master of ceremonies...now then , he was both naughty and nice !! lol

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Thank AllanF369
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing venue and a fabulous show. It's an amazing venue not too large which makes the shows very intimate.

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Thank Vance D
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

My home college is a wonderful place to be. The public cafe is FAR better than the student side, though on the expensive side it is always of good quality. Would recommend it for a coffee or business meeting.

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Thank Chris M
Lampeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Fabulous new building (thank you EU) great spaces inside and a remarkable concert hall space all overlooking a gorgeous park.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

wine was good, though not a wide choice. They seem to be short staffed though so service is slow. Limited menu but value for money. Food was tapas style.

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