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Jemima: A Captivating Welsh Language Production for Families

Discover the extraordinary story of Jemima Nicholas, one of the most significant women in Welsh history, at the Lyric Theatre in Carmarthen. Cwmni Theatr Arad Goch presents “Jemima,” a brand-new Welsh Language production that promises an unforgettable experience for families.

Written and directed by Jeremy Turner, “Jemima” is suitable for children aged 7 to 11. You can join them as they delve into the captivating tale of Jemima Nicholas, who lived in Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, during the 18th century. When Britain faced a French invasion, Jemima, in her late forties, rallied a group of women dressed in traditional Welsh costumes, armed with pitchforks, to confront the French soldiers. Their bravery and determination forced the French army to surrender, effectively stopping the invasion of Britain.

This inspiring production by Arad Goch, known for their innovative and engaging plays for young people, brings Jemima’s heroic story to life through history, music, mischief, and lots of fun. Immerse yourself in the tale of this Welsh hero from Pembrokeshire, celebrating the rich heritage of Wales.
Don’t miss this remarkable theatrical experience suitable for audiences aged 7 and above. Join the Lyric Theatre and be a part of the legacy of Jemima Nicholas.


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Lyric Theatre
King Street
SA31 1BD

T: 0345 2263510
E: [email protected]
W: Book Tickets Now



Wednesday 1pm
Thursday 10am

Running time: 1 hour with no interval





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