Great Hall Events

The iconic Great Hall is the legacy building provided by BP to Swansea University.

Swansea University’s newest venue, offers a range of cultural events, complementing the vibrant programme presented by Taliesin Arts Centre.

On this page you will find the full list of cultural events at the Great Hall.

The Hall is located at the centre of the Bay Campus and provides a beautiful space for the University to host music concerts, conferences, and hold graduation and other large University events. It is available for staff, students and the community to enjoy.
For general information about the Great Hall please click here.


Parking is free when you attend events within the Cultural Programme at the Great Hall. Please note that charges may apply at all other times.
Click here for information to plan your visit (click on the tab; 'How to find us').

  1. My Own Country: songs from Wales and the wider world Wed 4th Oct

    This year’s Festival opening concert is a world tour in song, courtesy of Swansea’s...

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  2. Tim Horton (piano) Sun 8th Oct

    Tim Horton is a brilliant star among the emerging generation of UK pianists. Today’s...

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  3. Friends Festival Talk Sun 8th Oct

    The distinguished writer, broadcaster and composer Stephen Johnson gives this year’s...

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  4. Llŷr Williams (piano) Sun 8th Oct

    Llŷr Williams is now one of the most admired and sought-after piano soloists in the...

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  5. Orpheus Sinfonia / Thomas Carroll Wed 11th Oct

    Of the stellar music talents to emerge from Swansea in recent years, Thomas Carroll is...

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  6. Xiaolu Guo: Once Upon a Time in the East Thu 26th Oct

    Swansea University Centenary Lecture Series Curated and introduced by Professor in...

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  7. Ensemble Cymru: The Anniversary Tour Sat 4th Nov

    Ensemble Cymru – The Anniversary Tour Wales’s leading chamber music ensemble,...

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  8. Stile Antico Sat 11th Nov

    Stile Antico In a Strange Land ELIZABETHAN COMPOSERS IN EXILE Queen Elizabeth I may...

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  9. The Richard Burton Annual Lecture: Figure in a Landscape by David Carpanini Thu 16th Nov

    The Richard Burton Annual Lecture David Carpanini - Figure in a Landscape The famed...

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  10. Opera Classics: WNO Orchestra Sun 19th Nov

    Opera Classics WNO Orchestra Judith Howarth Soprano Paul Charles Clarke Tenor Timothy...

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  11. An evening of poetry with Simon Armitage and Daljit Nagra Thu 23rd Nov

    An evening of poetry with Simon Armitage and Daljit Nagra  Join us for this rare...

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  12. Red Priest Sun 10th Dec

    Red Priest WINTER BAROQUE CARNIVAL Piers Adams – recordersAdam Summerhayes –...

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