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.

24th - 28th April 2019

Legally Blonde

AYDMS are back with the fabulously fun international award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde!

17th April 2019

The Magic of

Join Alice and her friends on a magical, mad-cap adventure in Wonderland!

12th April 2019

Melvin Hancox Band

One of the stars of this year's Abertillery Rock and Blues Festival returns to The Met with Ray Richman on drums and Tom Harper on bass guitar.


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…

29th March 2019

Waterloo Live

The UK’s leading and most authentic ABBA show is packed with classic hits including Dancing Queen, Fernando, Super Trouper, Mamma Mia and many more. Dig out more

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5th - 6th April 2019

Buttons Undone

"Button Undone" is a big bawdy barrel of laughs and although aimed at Over 18's, it doesn't contain any crude four-letter words, as the humour is unshamely in the more

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12th April 2019

Melvin Hancox Band

The former guitarist with Vincent Flatts Final Drive has now formed his own band. One of the stars of this year's Abertillery Rock and Blues Festival is returning to 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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