The Weekend

A cast of more than 3,500 including 118 hula hoopers, 15 roller derby rollerskaters, 12 bands, 51 circus performers, 17 fantastic foxes, an 800-strong choir, the First Minister, Carwyn Jones and a giant peach appeared in Wales’ biggest ever arts event, Roald Dahl’s City of the Unexpected, in September 2016. Produced by Wales Millennium Centre and National Theatre Wales with director Nigel Jamieson, Cardiff’s landmark celebration of its most famous son aimed to put the city firmly on the international map, and gave audiences and participants a weekend to remember for a generation…