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Welsh Theatre | The Best of 2017

It’s been another fascinating year on the Welsh theatrical landscape; so here is Wales Arts Review’s highlights, the ten best plays to be put on in Wales in 2017, as chosen by our critics, plus for the first time, our Play of the Year.

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Torch Theatre’s One Flew Over the Cuckoo Nest

Wales Arts Review’s 10 Plays of the Year

My Body Welsh (Pontio, Invertigo & the Conker Group)

Killology (Sherman Theatre)

Boho (Theatr Clwyd & Hijinx)

The Revlon Girl (Pontardawe Arts Centre)

Uncle Vanya (Theatr Clwyd)

Granton Street (Fluellen Theatre Company)

The Cherry Orchard (Sherman Theatre)

Little Wolf (Lucid Theatre Company)

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Torch Theatre)

Rent (Theatre Clwyd)


And Wales Arts Review’s Play of 2017 is…













The Revlon Girl.


“A powerful ensemble piece from the pen of Neil Docking, that knocked the Edinburgh Fringe sideways this year with a run of sold out shows and standing ovations.”

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