Entertainment & Events UK Foo Fighters • 8 Sept • The Globe

Real Deal Comedy Jam Summer Tour 2018 • 8 Sept • The Neon

NEWPORT: This summer the Real Deal Comedy Jam Tour presents 5 dates of EXTREME laughter with Canada’s No.1 African stand- up Comedian Trixx, Aurie Styla (BBC 1Xtra), Judi Love (Comedy Central), Miss Mo’Real and NEW instagram sensation Christopher “Branches” Savage.

As UK Foo Fighters embarked on their 10th Anniversary Tour, they found themselves at the centre of a BBC documentary celebrating Tribute in homage to Glastonbury’s 2017 headliners, Foo Fighters. Another milestone in a long list of epic achievements, placing them firmly amongst tribute’s elite to arguably one of the biggest rock bands of the last 2 decades. Featured in Classic Rock, Rolling Stone, Kerrang, NME, Q, MOJO and Planet Rock magazines. UK Foo Fighters’ meteoric rise continues in 2018 with their ‘Banging on the Ceiling Tour’, a name inspired by Foo Fighters 9th studio album ‘Concrete and Gold’. Piling through hit after hit, the band performs set lists containing all the classics - such as ‘Everlong’ and ‘Best of You’ alongside brand new material from the Foo’s new album ‘Concrete and Gold’ including ‘Run’, ‘The Sky is a Neighborhood’ and ‘La Dee Da’. They absolutely nail the true vibe of a Foo’s live experience, all performed down to the closest detail making it a truly unmissable show for any Foo Fighters fan

125 Albany Rd, Cardiff, CF24 3NS Tel. 07590 471888 |

Ars Exhibition • 8 Sept • The Albany Galley

Cardiff’s Albany Gallery is bringing together a trio of accomplished artists Nick Holly, David Porteous-Butler and Penelope Timmis for its latest show.

74b Albany Road, Cardiff, CF24 3RS Tel. 029 2048 7158 /

Dane Baptise • 20 Sept • The Glee Club

G.O.D. (GOLD. OIL. DRUGS) Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, Dane Baptiste brings his third smash hit show on national tour. Original, provocative and exceptionally crafted, G.O.D. (Gold. Oil. Drugs) explores our worldwide pursuit of wealth, power and pleasure.

As seen on 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Channel 4), Mock the Week (BBC Two), Chris Ramsey’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central) Tonight at the London Palladium (ITV1) and Live from the BBC (BBC Two).

Mermaid Quay, Cardiff, CF10 5BZ Tel. 0871 472 0400 |

Clarence Place, Newport. NP19 7AB Tel. 01633 533666

Rain Man • 10-15 Sep • New Theatre

Matthew Horne (Gavin and Stacey) will star as Raymond Babbit – the role made famous by Dustin Hoffman in the film – with Ed Speleers (Downton Abbey) as Charlie Babbit. Based on the Oscar winning film which starred Tom Cruise and Dustin Hoffman, Bill Kenwright presents the inaugural Classic Screen to Stage Theatre Company with a production of Rain Man. When self-centred salesman Charlie Babbitt discovers that he has a long- lost older brother, Raymond, who has inherited the family fortune, he sets out

to get ‘his half’. Raymond is an autistic savant, has a remarkable memory and a genius for numbers.

Determined to get his hands on the money, Charlie ‘borrows’ Raymond from the institution, and as the two brothers embark on a trip across America, Charlie soon discovers that Raymond is worth more than he could have ever imagined…

Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3LN Tel. 02920 878889 |

Dave Gorman • 15 Sept • St David’s Hall

Googlewhack Adventure, is back on the road with a brand new live show, With Great PowerPoint Comes Great responsibilityPoint. As the title suggests, he’s bringing his laptop and projector screen with him so expect the ‘King of Powerpoint comedy’ (Guardian) to have more detailed analysis of those parts of life you’ve never stopped to think about before. Hey, not all heroes wear capes. With support from Nick Doody.

The Hayes, Cardiff CF10 1AH Tel. 029 2087 8444 |

For More Information visit: 12 - Friday 24th August 2018 - Cardiff & South Wales Advertiser

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