An arts centre and business hub

The Metropole in Abertillery is a community arts, culture and business centre providing services to the community of Abertillery and surrounding areas. All of our staff are Dementia Friendly Trained and the venue is completely accessible.

19th February 2020

Kites & Lanterns

Get crafty and work with an artist to make an eco-friendly lantern and a colourful kite as part of Head4Arts’ Earth Hour preparations.

7th February 2020

The
Carpenters
Experience

Back by popular demand, the UK's leading tribute to The Carpenters!

22nd January 2020

Up Pompeii!

Based on the original characters in the Frankie Howerd BBC comedy, this hilarious romp through ancient Pompeii brings back all the television favourites in this full-length play.

AVAILABLE TO HIRE

Business facilities

The perfect venue for your meetings, conferences and performances …

Fridays 11am-1pm

Weekly Tea Dances

Learn to dance, make friends and enjoy a cup of tea and a Welsh cake - £4.00 per person

Coming soon to The Met…

7th February 2020

The Carpenters Experience

Back by popular demand! The Carpenters Experience are the UK's leading tribute to The Carpenters. Featuring, the amazing voice of Maggie Nestor & top class musici..read more

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12th February 2020

Golden Melodies With Craig & Jason

Join us at The Met for an afternoon of golden oldie songs and entertainment with Craig James & Jason Price Tickets: £8 with tea and cake included read more

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19th February 2020

Kites and Lanterns

It’s About Time! Get crafty and work with an artist to make an eco-friendly lantern and a colourful kite as part of Head4Arts’ Earth Hour preparations. Sui..read more

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An arts venue with modern conference facilities in a beautiful and historic setting...

A unique blend of the traditional and the ultra modern, The Met (as it is known locally) has stood at the heart of the community of Abertillery for over 100 years. Originally known as the Metropole Theatre and Dance Hall, it has had a significant role in the history of Abertillery since it's construction in 1892, and has always been recognised as a hub in the cultural life of the community.

The Met is recognised as the centre for cultural events, activities and performances in Abertillery, as well as operating as a successful conference and meeting venue.

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