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  • Wednesday After School Art Sept
    PRICE: €12.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Workshop
    A creative environment for budding artists to develop their skills with new materials in drawing painting and crafting e ...
  • Woman at War (Kona fer í stríð)
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 18 September, 8pm, €7/€5 Behind the guise of a quiet routine, Halla leads a double life as a passio ...
  • Thursday After School Art Sept
    PRICE: €12.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Workshop
    A creative environment for budding artists to develop their skills with new materials in drawing painting and crafting e ...
  • Culture Night 2019 - The Henry Girls and ...
    PRICE: n/a
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Friday 20 September, 7pm, FREE - booking recommendedDunamaise Arts Centre joins hundreds of other arts and cultural ...
  • Nomad Players present Invisible Women
    PRICE: €14.00 - €16.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Theatre
    Two Hilarious Monologues by Alan Bennett  Saturday 21 September, 8pm, €16/€14 Bed Among the Lentils: Sus ...
  • Pillow Talk
    PRICE: €5.00 - €6.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Tuesday 24 September, 11am, €6/€5 A love triangle develops between a womaniser, his unimpressed neighbour and ...
  • Life Drawing
    PRICE: €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Art Activity
    Tuesdays 7 - 9pm, 3 Sept - 1 Oct Un-tutored sessions. Suitable for practicing artists of all levels. Artists are en ...
  • Yesterday
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 25 September, 8pm, €7/€5 After a freak accident during a mysterious global blackout, struggling sin ...
  • Creative Play
    PRICE: €5.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Art Activity
    Thursdays, 1.30-2.30pm, €5 per child per session A fun class for pre-schoolers to enjoy with their grown-ups (Ages
  • National Theatre Live: One Man Two Guvno ...
    PRICE: €12.00 - €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema Screened Theatre Show
    Thursday 26 Sept, 7pm, €15/€12 by Richard Bean, based on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni, wit ...
  • Stockton’s Wing 2019 Tour: RETROSPECTI ...
    PRICE: €25.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Friday 27 September, 8pm, €25 Stockton’s Wing embark on a series of shows in 2019 presenting a retrospective
  • Thread Softly Festival of Stitch
    PRICE: €250.00
    VENUE: Mountmellick Embroidery
    CATEGORY: External Event
    28th & 29th September Thread Softly Festival of Stitch is a two day festival taking place  coinciding with Inte ...
  • Toy Story 4
    PRICE: €4.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Children´s Cinema
    Family Film Saturday 28 September, 2pm, €4 A new toy called "Forky" joins Woody and the gang for a road t ...
  • Culchie Warriors
    PRICE: €16.00 - €18.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Comedy
    Saturday 28 September, 8pm, €18/€16 Culchie Warriors brings two of the most memorable characters from Father T ...
  • Anthony McGorian (Tenor) & Piano Man Tom
    PRICE: €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Sunday 29 September, 8pm, €15 Irish Tenor Anthony Mc Gorian performs a selection of classical, operetta, musical th ...
  • The Lady Eve
    PRICE: €5.00 - €6.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Tuesday 1 October, 11am, €6/€5 A father-daughter team of card sharks plan to con a naive young heir, but hit
  • In Safe Hands (Pupille)
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 2 October, 8pm, €7/€5 This absorbing film narrates parallel strands of action surrounding the delic ...
  • Mosaic Making
    PRICE: €95.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Workshop
    Mosaic Making for Adults with Aidan Byrne   Saturday 5th October, 10am-4.30pm €95 (incl. materi ...
  • Dirtbirds ’Self Help Tour’
    PRICE: €18.00 - €20.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Theatre
    Saturday 5th October, 8pm, €20/€18 If making the school lunches, doing the jaysus homework and dodging the gua ...
  • Grapple Kings present Ireland v England
    PRICE: €30.00 - €50.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    Grapple Kings present their 4th instalment of the show on Sunday 6th October, 2019. Champions Ireland coming off their i ...
  • Music Network presents: Bangers and Cras ...
    PRICE: €10.00 - €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Hosted by Music Generation Laois Tuesday 8th October, 7 pm, €15 / €10  Alex Petcu, percussion |
  • Five Ways to Wellbeing - Film Screenings ...
    PRICE: n/a
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    Presented by Mental Health Ireland & Laois Sports PartnershipWednesday 9 October, 7.30pm, FREEMartin Rogan, CEO of M ...
  • Crowman
    PRICE: €20.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Theatre
    Thursday 10 October, 8pm, €20 Starring Jon Kenny | Written by Katie Holly  An intimate, stunning window i ...
  • cua
    PRICE: €12.50 - €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Friday 11 October, 8pm, €15/€12.50 cua are John Davidson, Shane Booth & Ros O'Meara Following on from ...
  • Float Like a Butterfly
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 16 October, 8pm, €7/€5 From the producers of Once and Sing Street, comes a powerful and timely stor ...
  • IFI Education Screening - Stars By The P ...
    PRICE: €5.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Friday 18 October, 11am, €5 (Teachers go FREE) Presented by the IFI Education Department for French Teachers and St ...
  • A Tribute to the Music of John Denver
    PRICE: €25.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Featuring the voice of Marc Roberts Friday 18 October, 8pm, €25 Marc Roberts performs his critically acclaimed ...
  • DUNAMAISE ARTS CENTRE CELEBRATES 20 YEAR ...
    PRICE: €12.00 - €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    Saturday 19 October, 3pm & 8pm, €15/€12 Group Rate The Board and Staff team of Dunamaise Arts Centre, past ...
  • Midland Weather Channel presents Laois 3 ...
    PRICE: €8.00 - €10.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    Tuesday 22 October, 7pm, €10/€8Climate Change is the greatest threat facing humanity in the 21st century, but
  • Pain and Glory (Dolor y Gloria)
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 23 October, 8pm, €7/€5 A film director reflects on his life choices as past and present collide arou ...
  • IFI Education Screening Jar Full Of Life ...
    PRICE: €5.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Thursday 24 October, 11am, €5 Presented by the IFI Education Department for German Teachers and studentsIn he ...
  • Defending The Caveman
    PRICE: €25.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Comedy
    Have you ever wondered why men can't multitask, or why women can’t change a tyre? Wonder no more as the
  • Tom Crean Antarctic Explorer
    PRICE: €16.00 - €18.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Theatre
    by Aidan DooleySaturday 26 October, 8pm, €18/€16/€60 (Small Group rate - Contact Box Office) *Ideal for f ...
  • Jackula A Halloween Magic Show
    PRICE: €6.25 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Children´s Event
    Tuesday 29 October, 7pm, €7/€25 (Family of 4) /€30 (Family of 5) Join Jackula (Dracula's younger bro ...
  • Sometimes, Always, Never
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 30 October, 8pm, €7/€5 Part family drama, part detective fantasy; a love of words helps a Scrabble-o ...
  • Dirty Dusting
    PRICE: n/a
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Comedy
    Strictly over 16's | Starring X-FACTOR'S MARY BYRNE ~ a hilarious girls-night out      ...
  • Manchán Magan: Aran & Im
    PRICE: €0.00 - €10.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Theatre
    Tuesday 5 November, 8pm, €10* Wednesday 6 November, 10am & 12pm, School Groups FREE A bi-lingual theatrica ...
  • National Theatre Live: A Midsummer Night ...
    PRICE: €12.00 - €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema Screened Theatre Show
    by William Shakespeare Wednesday 6 November, 7pm, €15/€12Starring: Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones) and
  • Class
    PRICE: €16.00 - €18.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Theatre
    Thursday 7 November, 8pm, €18/€16 Written & directed by Iseult Golden & David Horan | Cast: Sarah Morr ...
  • Poetry in the Making Workshop
    PRICE: €20.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Workshop
    Friday 8 November, 11am, €20 with Enda Wyley. Focusing on the work of inspiring poets & creating new poetry. Gr ...
  • An Evening with Joseph O´Connor, K ...
    PRICE: €12.00 - €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Literature
    Friday 8 November, 8pm, €15/€12 Readings by Kit de Waal, Joseph Ó Connor and music by Sibéal N&i ...
  • Flash Fiction Writing
    PRICE: €20.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Mezzanine
    CATEGORY: Workshop
    with Kit de Waal Saturday 9 November, 11am, €20 Learn the art of Short Short Fiction where every word counts. 
  • Legendary photographer, John Minihan, in ...
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Literature
    Saturday 9 November, 3pm, €7/€5 With a fascinating slideshow of his world famous photographs, this r ...
  • Tonight´s The Night - Ireland&acut ...
    PRICE: €22.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Saturday 9 November, 8pm, €22 Wowing audiences far and wide, this live seven-piece, full production show with fabul ...
  • Conversation, Music and Readings
    PRICE: €12.00 - €15.00
    VENUE: St Peter’s Church of Ireland
    CATEGORY: Literature
    Note - This event takes place at St Peters Church, Market Square, Portlaoise Join Dermot Bolger for his trademark intima ...
  • Ragtime, The Musical - Portlaoise Musica ...
    PRICE: €15.00 - €18.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Musical
    Saturday 16 - Saturday 23 November, 8pm (6pm Sunday), €18/€15 (Conc. Sun 17 -Mon 18 only) They’re b ...
  • EXHIBITION ON SCREEN: Leonardo - The Wor ...
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Tuesday 26 November, 11am, €7/€5 This close examination of the extraordinary genius of Leonardo da Vinci throu ...
  • The 65 Kitchen Choir
    PRICE: €16.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Thursday 28 – Saturday 30 November, 8pm, €16  The 65 Kitchen Choir presents "Sleigh Bells in The Sn ...
  • Pavarotti
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 4 December, 8pm, €7/€5 A riveting film lifting the curtain on the icon who brought opera to the peo ...
  • National Theatre Live: Present Laughter
    PRICE: €12.00 - €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema Screened Theatre Show
    by Noel Coward Thursday 5 December, 7pm, €15/€12 Andrew Scott (Sherlock) stars in this provocative comedy - a
  • Scoil Chroist Ri Annual School Musical
    PRICE: €10.00 - €12.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Schools´ Performance
  • Red Hurley - O Holy Night
    PRICE: €27.50
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Friday 13 December, 8pm, €27.50 Red Hurley and his band return to the Dunamaise stage for what promises to be a gre ...
  • Santa’s Fairytale Christmas by Talisma ...
    PRICE: €12.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Children´s Event
    Saturday 14 December, 11am & 1pm, €12 The Talisman Theatre Company proudly presents "Santa’s Fairyta ...
  • Three Random Words
    PRICE: €15.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Saturday 14 December, 8pm, €15 Three Random Words are an exciting new Irish band hailing from the Portlaoise and Ab ...
  • ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
    PRICE: €7.00 - €10.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Children´s Event
    (Oíche Roímh an Nollaíg - Presented by Branar Téatar do Pháistí  Tu ...
  • Scrooge
    PRICE: €5.00 - €7.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Wednesday 18 December, 11am AND 8pm, €7/€6/€5 Join us for mince pies, mulled wine and a very warm welcom ...
  • The Christmas Show - A Tribute to ABBA
    PRICE: €20.00 - €23.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Thursday 19 December, 8pm, €23/€20  The Christmas Show returns! It is one of the years’ most p ...
  • The Richard Mansworth Christmas Show
    PRICE: €15.00 - €18.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    Friday 20 December, 8pm, €18/€15 Don’t be shocked - YES - Christmas has come early! Richard Mansworth so ...
  • Elf
    PRICE: €4.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Cinema
    Family Film: Elf Saturday 21 December, 12pm, €4 Come and enjoy this hilarious, fantastically fun and festive family ...
  • Beyond The Horizon Pink Floyd Tribute Sh ...
    PRICE: €22.50
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Beyond The Horizon Pink Floyd Tribute Show This Pink Floyd Tribute Show features session musicians and singers, all life ...
  • Bosco´s Magical Garden and Sleepin ...
    PRICE: €10.00 - €12.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Children´s Event
    Saturday 4 January 2020, 12noon & 2pm, €12 (Family of 4 for €40*) Paula Lambert Puppet Theatre presents&nb ...
  • Christy Dignam & Joe Jewel ´Some S ...
    PRICE: €25.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Wednesday 8 January, 8pm, €25 Aslan's extraordinary singer and frontman Christy Dignam and his lifelong friend ...
  • The Legends of American Country
    PRICE: €25.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Saturday 22 Feb, 8pm, €25 Now seen by over 300,000 fans, direct from Ireland, Europe's No. 1 award winning Cou ...
  • Pilgrim St
    PRICE: €18.00
    VENUE: Dunamaise Arts Centre
    CATEGORY: Music
    Saturday 29 February, 8pm, €18 Strongly influenced by Bluegrass, Old Time Country and Folk Music, fused with tradit ...

Dunamaise Arts Centre

Church Street Portlaoise, Co. Laois, Ireland.

Contact The Dunamaise Arts Centre

Box Office Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Friday: 10am to 5.30pm
Saturday: 10am to 1pm & 2pm to 5pm.
One hour prior to curtain on the evening of a performance.
Box office 00353 57 866 3355.

General Enquiries: info@dunamaise.ie

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