Venue No.1

Welcome to Venue No.1


The Mark Jermin Stage School originated in Swansea South Wales, and in 2020, Swansea’s most exciting Arts hub: Venue No.1 became the The Mark Jermin Stage School’s Headquarters in the heart of Swansea.

Venue No.1 a fabulous newly developed premiere one stop Arts Hub… with Rehearsal spaces, Mirrored Dance Studios, Drama Rooms, a Self Tape Casting Studio, a fully equipped Studio Theatre,  a Cafe, Changing Rooms, Offices, Meeting rooms and Retail spaces.

We want Venue No1 to be a truly collaborative space. As well as classes from The Mark Jermin Stage School you’ll also be able to take part in classes from a whole host of companies specialising in Dance, Yoga, Toddler and Baby development, Wellbeing and Performing Arts.

Our beautiful Green Room Cafe at Venue No.1 serves fantastic coffee from Coaltown, healthy Vegan shakes and everyone’s favourite Joe’s ice cream. You can call by for one of their wholesome and hearty brunches, and sample one of their delicious infamous cakes!


What is going on at Venue No.1 for Christmas 2020?


Dine at The North Pole!

Christmas has arrived at Venue No.1 and Swansea’s hottest Arts Hub has had a Brrrrrrr-illiantly festive makeover ahead of The North Pole taking over The Green Room Cafe for a series of family festive feasts where you can dine with the cute polar bears and friendly frozen team on selected dates leading up to Christmas for Breakfast, Brunch or Afternoon Tea. Booking early is hugely advised as tickets are selling out… You can book here

Voices at Venue No.1 – Record a Song or Voice Reel in our Studio

For the talented tenor, inner diva or soulful songstress in your family, Venue No.1 is pleased to launch its professional Recording Studio where for this December any student can record 2 Christmas Songs of their choice to take away for them and make copies for friends, family and relatives. There are options to upgrade to include a professional preparation session prior to your recording and to make your own Pop Video in full out Christmas Video style! This could be an Advent Treat, an early Christmas present for diva or dynamo as well as getting an unforgettable record for your family and friends. You can get more information and book here with 3 Options of Pricing and Packages

Sleigh into Christmas, SLAY into the New Year with Layton Williams!!

Tickets are selling out so Book Here for the ULTIMATE Experience with LAYTON WILLIAMS Star of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Rent, Hairspray, Bad Education and much more as Layton and his fabulous team from Pros from the Shows take over Venue No.1 on SUNDAY 3RD JANUARY 2021 for the Ultimate Stage fest!! Choose your Bronze, Silver or Gold Package or for the most incredible day with Layton and his West End co stars, you can upgrade to maximise your time and talent and go for the PLATINUM option! Find out more and Book Your place to not be disappointed!!


Join this Creative, Collaborative Community and be part of this exciting and dynamic Arts hub.

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