What's on at The Met

With a busy schedule of exciting and varied performances for the whole family, The Met is a cultural hub and social focal point for the community of Abertillery and the wider region. Dramas, musical theatre shows, rock and pop music and children’s theatrical performances make up just part of our busy schedule of events. The fully licensed Bar is open an hour prior to performances, for you to enjoy a relaxing drink before your show. 

Amazing events at The Met…

A Night of Melody & Song

  • 24th October 2019
  • 19:00
  • £10.00

Hermon Cemetery Trust Presents

A Night of Melody & Song

We invite you to an evening of musical entertainment starring Katy Treharne and friends with Abertillery Male Voice Choir and Blaina Town Band

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Other exciting events coming soon…

The Carpenters Experience

  • 7th February 2020
  • 20:00
  • £17.00

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 musicians.

The Carpenters Experience have captured the sights and sounds of the amazing talents of Richard & Karen Carpenter featuring all the hits: Close to You, We've Only Just Begun, Top of the World, Rainy Days & Mondays, Solitaire, Goodbye to Love…. plus many more,
This is a show not to be missed. 

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Golden Melodies With Craig & Jason

  • 12th February 2020
  • 14:00
  • £8

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

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Kites and Lanterns

  • 19th February 2020
  • 11:00
  • £4.00

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.

Suitable for 5 to 12 year olds

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Start Time: 11am, 1pm & 3pm

Tickets: £4.00 per child (Includes a soft drink)

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Owen Money's Juke Box Heroes 3 Tour

  • 6th March 2020
  • 19:30
  • £18.50

Following the huge success of Owen Money’s Jukebox Heroes in 2016, and then Owen Money’s Jukebox Heroes II in 2018; Owen Money is back with another talent packed live show featuring the music of his popular weekend Radio shows on BBC Wales; and of course his unique style of comedy and ‘Welsh Whit’ !

Yes you’ve guessed it Owen Money’s Jukebox Heroes III ….

Joining Owen on stage is his fantastic band ‘The Travelling Wrinklies’ who will accompany some breathtaking tributes to some legends of the Music World …

Owen and the band will accompany the jaw dropping vocals of Alex John as they reignite the innovative sounds of The Beach Boys …

Get ready to be blown away as Katie Mittell sensationally pays homage to the Greatest Soul Legends such as Aretha Franklin, Etta James and Nina Simone …

Jeff Phillips will take to the stage simply ‘as’ the legendary Neil Diamond …

‘We don’t need another hero’ but go on one more! …  

Sara Jones explodes onto the stage with a  fabulous portrayal of Miss Tina Turner.

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I Want That Hair

  • 13th March 2020
  • 19:30
  • £10.00

Set in a fading hairdresser’s, in a town in northern England, ‘I Want That Hair’ Is a hilarious warts and all look at what happens between the chit-chat, the wash and blow dry and the curling, in a local hair salon. It explores the lives and friendship of the two women who work there.

Bex is fifty-five, fed-up and rushed off her feet. Heidi is supposed to be her assistant.

Originally commissioned for Hull Truck Theatre and written by BAFTA-award winning playwright, Jane Thornton, ‘I Want That Hair’ is a convincing, enjoyable and well-observed play, portraying characters with warmth and honesty.

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Mike Doyle - Rocking With Laughter

  • 21st March 2020
  • 19:30
  • £16 Full / £15 Concession

Come and join Mike Doyle and his fabulous live band for a sensational evening of his unique brand of comedy and music, guaranteed to delight and entertain in equal measure.

Since appearing on the final of Bob says Opportunity Knocks in 1988, Mike has forged a career on stage and television including starring roles in the West End, three of his own entertainment series for the BBC and to date 26 pantomimes, alongside over 30 years of headlining cruise line performances on some of the Worlds largest cruiselines.

This year marks Mike's 40th year on stage.  The show ends with a rocking, foot stomping homage to the hits of the 1970's.

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Rhymney Millennium Mixed Choral Concert

  • 26th March 2020
  • 19:30
  • £6.00

An evening of great music with this local mixed choir and special guest artist Stephanie Harvey-Powell

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The Sounds Of Simon

  • 28th March 2020
  • 20:00
  • £15.00

As seen on BBC The One Show!

The Sounds of Simon is a tribute to the wonderful music of Simon and Garfunkel.

Lose yourself to nostalgia as the full band play such classics as Mrs Robinson, The Boxer, The Sounds of Silence and You Can Call Me Al as well as all the others that have established Paul Simon as one of the most successful songwriters of all time.

Paul and Art are played to perfection, bringing in elements of their famously fractious relationship, as well as replicating the beautiful harmonies flawlessly. This is a wonderful show filled with excellent music, nostalgia, and a genuine love for some great musicians.


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