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.

17th - 19th July 2019

AYDMS Juniors
The Little Mermaid Jr

Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's The Little Mermaid JR….

5th - 6th July 2019

Encore Theatre Academy
Seussical the Musical

Join the Cat in the Hat and a host of much-loved characters on a magical, madcap adventure….

8th June 2019

Ceri Dupree in
The Ladies I Love

Ceri Dupree is back on the road with his faaaaabulous new show….


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…

21st June 2019

The Valli Boys UK

The Valli Boys UK are widely acknowledged as the ultimate tribute to the sensational sounds of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. There are many Frankie Valli and more

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5th - 6th July 2019

Encore Theatre Academy - Seussical

"Oh, the thinks you can think" when Dr. Seuss's best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper! ETA presents the fantastical world of Dr. more

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10th July 2019

St Marys RC Primary - Grease

St Marys RC Primary School Present Grease At The Metropole, Abertillery Wednesday 10th July 2019 7pm Start Tickets: £10   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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