The Aul Fella By Irene Melaugh Sunday 24th October to Monday 25th October £11 / £8 Eamon Friel Friday 3rd December £11 / £8 Preston Reed Saturday 4th December £11 / £8 The Playhouse Simply Christmas Craft Fair Saturday 4th December £1 entry fee Launch of Ken McCormack's 'Derry' Wednesday 15th December Fringe Benefits Theatre Company presents Pack Up Your Troubles Devised and Written by Fringe Benefits Theatre Company and directed by Peter Quigley Friday 4th March £11/ £8 Inishowen Gospel Choir Saturday 5th March £8 The Playhouse presents Kings Of The Kilburn High Road By Jimmy Murphy Thursday 10th March to Saturday 12th March £10 / £8 C21 Theatre Company presents Not A Game For Boys By Simon Block Friday 18th March £11 / £8 Mephisto Theatre Company presents Grenades By Tara McKevitt Saturday 19th March £11 / £8 The Internet of People- Key Note Lecture by BEN HAMMERSLEY British Council Annual Lecture 2011 Wednesday 23rd March Further information & tickets:email@example.com or www.britishcouncil.org/nireland Greasepaint Productions presents The Factory Girls By Frank McGuinness Friday 25th March to Saturday 26th March £8 The Imagine Create Festival presents MARY ANNE HOBBS, PHIL KIERAN AND BOXCUTTER Saturday 2nd April £8 A Time to Speak Adapted by Sam McCready from the Holocaust memoir by Helen Lewis Friday 8th April £11/ £8 Love the Concept Do Something Supported by Micky Bartlett Saturday 9th April £7.50 Bruiser Theatre Company presents Othello Directed by Lisa May Wednesday 13th April £11/ £8 European Arts Company presents Chekhov's Shorts Saturday 16th April £11/ £8 City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents The Lol Coxhill Trio Thursday 28th April Free City of Derry Jazz Festival presents Paul McIntyre Quartet with guest Luke Ratttenbury Friday 29th April Free City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Brass Jaw Friday 29th April Free City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents D.I.T Conservatory of Music Big Band Saturday 30th April Free City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents The Chet Baker Story Saturday 30th April Free The Playhouse Spring Simply Craft Fair Saturday 30th April City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Andreas Varady Trio Sunday 1st May £5 City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Jason Palmer Quartet Sunday 1st May Free Indigo Moon Theatre presents Alice and The White Rabbit Friday 6th May £7/ £5 Greasepaint Musicals presents Rent Friday 6th May to Saturday 7th May £8 'Dancing Down the Days' Showcase Tuesday 10th May Free (Donations Welcome) Sherlock Studios presents The Movie Quiz Friday 13th May £5 Sole Purpose Productions presents Theatre Lab 18 Saturday 14th May Fee £30 / £20 concs International Culture Arts Network (ICAN) presents Borders and Boundaries Spring Conference Thursday 19th May to Friday 20th May free (booking is essential) What IF? Graduation Tuesday 24th May The Playhouse Theatre presents Star Men By Seamas Keenan Thursday 26th May to Friday 27th May Tickets: £11/ £8 Marvel Arts Theatre Company presents One Fine Day By Dennis Lumborg Friday 27th May to Saturday 28th May £11 / £9 Laugh Your Leg Off Theatre Company presents Gregory's A-Maze-ing Brew Shop By Gregory Peck Friday 3rd June to Saturday 4th June £10 / £7 Columba Community of Prayer and Reconciliation, The Playhouse Theatre and University of Ulster presents The Columba Then & Now Open Air Pageant Guildhall Square Thursday 9th June A night with Sophie Shiels in aid of the Missions in Mozambique Friday 24th June £10 Future Fest A Networking event for festival organisations Thursday 30th June Future Fest is free and lunch is provided. Places are limited. Cathedral Youth Club presents Flames Of War By Jonathan Burgess Thursday 30th June to Friday 1st July £5 Fahy Productions presents Solicitors by J.P. Conaghan Saturday 2nd July £7 The Annual Playhouse Tots, Childrens, and Teens Arts Festival 2011 Monday 18th July to Friday 29th July FaceDown BootsUp Productions present presents The History Boys Friday 12th August to Saturday 13th August Tickets: £8/ £6 Rawlife Theatre Company presents The Christening Written by Pearse Elliot and Directed by Martin McSharry Saturday 20th August Tickets: £10 Sole Purpose Productions in association with The Rainbow Project & Derry City Council presents Galatea By Lawrence Aronovitch and directed by Patricia Byrne Tuesday 23rd August Entrance by recommended donation: £5 Women on the Verge of HRT by Marie Jones Friday 26th August to Saturday 27th August £12/ £9 The Big Tickle presents David O'Doherty Friday 2nd September £12.50 David Hull Promotions & The Big Tickle presents Jake O kane Supported by Micky Bartlett and Ruaidhri Ward Saturday 3rd September £12.50 Sherlock Studios and The Big Tickle presents The Movie Quiz The local comedy panel show is back! Wednesday 7th September Tickets £5 The Big Tickle presents Colin Murphy Friday 9th September £15 Nathan McCartney presents The Mercy Seat By Neil LaBute Sunday 11th September £10 / £7 International Culture Arts Network (ICAN) presents Lecture: Claudia Bernardi Artist & Human Rights Activist Wednesday 14th September Cost Free. All are welcome The Big Tickle presents An Evening with Barry Murphy, Paul Tylak and Jarlath Regan Thursday 15th September £10 Zocorro Rose of Tralee Friday 16th September £11/ £8 Dreadful, Richard Jordan Productions and Jackson's Lane Theatre presents Penny Dreadful’s Etherdome Written by Bernadette Russell Saturday 17th September Tickets £11/ £8 Ki Productions presents The Last 5 Years Starring Peter Corry / Directed by Kieran Griffiths Wednesday 21st September to Saturday 24th September Tickets £15 Culture Night What Will You See? Friday 23rd September Tickets for The Last Five Years are £15
All other events are Free International Culture Arts Network (ICAN) presents Acting Together on the World Stage Irish Premiere Wednesday 28th September Cost Free.All are welcome CityLight Productions presents Glengarry Glen Ross By David Mamet Thursday 29th September Tickets: £8 International Culture Arts Network (ICAN) presents Mickey B by Educational Shakespeare Company Belfast Friday 30th September Free. All are welcome David Meade Saturday 1st October £12.50 Chris Newman & Máire Ni Chathasaigh Tuesday 4th October £11 / £8 The Playhouse Theatre presents Kind Hearts and Gentle People - The Life of Stephen Collins Foster By Peter McDonald Wednesday 12th October to Saturday 15th October Tickets: £11/ £8 Opening night offer, all tickets only £5 The Playhouse presents Life Goes On Adapted by Felicity McCall and Directed by Bernie Mahon Tuesday 18th October to Wednesday 19th October £11/ £8 (group discounts available) Bruiser Theatre Company presents Cooking With Elvis By Lee Hall Directed by Lisa May Thursday 20th October £11 / £8 Isosceles presents The Man Who Left The Titanic Saturday 22nd October £11 / £8 The Playhouse presents Halloween Ghost Stories Thursday 27th October to Friday 28th October £8 adult / £5 children Centre Stage Theatre Company presents All Souls Night By Joseph Tomelty (1911 - 2011) Saturday 29th October £11 / £8 The Playhouse presents Halloween Ghost Stories at The Beech Hill Hotel By Ken McCormack Sunday 30th October Tickets £15 bOUNCE presents The Vampire Strikes Back! Monday 31st October Tickets are £8.50 online at www.bouncindj.com or £10 on the door. Southern Tenant Folk Union Friday 4th November £11 / £8 Sole Purpose Productions presents A Wee Taste By Patricia Byrne / Directed by Shauna Kelpie Wednesday 9th November £5 (Group discounts are available) DYAD PRODUCTIONS in association with Theatre Tours International presents Austen's Women Adapted & performed by Rebecca Vaughan Thursday 10th November £11/ £8 Group rates available) Fine Girl Ye Are The Legendary Story of the Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem Featuring The Kilkennys Saturday 12th November £15 Songshed presents Boys of the Island Sunday 13th November £12 The Playhouse presents The Wood of The Crows By Stan McGowan Wednesday 16th November to Saturday 19th November £11 / £8 The Playhouse Simply Christmas Craft Fair Simply gorgeous things to buy! Saturday 19th November Entry: £1 The Playhouse presents Wood of The Crows at Prehen House By Stan McGowan Monday 21st November £15 AJTC Theatre Company presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare Tuesday 22nd November Tickets: £11/ £8 (Group rates are available) Wood of The Crows at Prehen House By Stan McGowan Wednesday 23rd November £15 Changes By Brian Hasson Friday 25th November £8 CALMS Variety Night Saturday 26th November Tickets £8 available from CALMS, 10 Northland Rd
TEL: 02871268698 Sherlock Studio presents The Movie Quiz Thursday 1st December £5 The Glasvey Theatre Company presents The Quarry Written and directed by Gareth Knox Friday 2nd December £8 / £6 Ki Productions presents O Holy Night featuring Peter Corry and Guests Friday 2nd December Tickets £10 Eamon Friel Saturday 3rd December £11 / £8 Fab Productions presents Songs for a New World by Jason Robert Brown Monday 5th December £8 Big Tickle Comedy presents Jason Byrne – Cirque De Byrne Thursday 8th December £15 Beyond Eternity Promotions presents Killer –The Jerry Lee Lewis Story Saturday 10th December £11 Something Special presents Shine Wednesday 14th December Free (donations welcome) Big Tickle Comedy presents Kevin McAleer Friday 16th December £12.50 FDRC Players presents Comedy Christmas sketches Friday 16th December Entry is free. All are welcome Colmcille Ladies Choir presents An Evening of Christmas Music Sunday 18th December £8 (All proceeds will go to Foyle Hospice) Kabosh Theatre Company presents Hostel By Fionnuala Kennedy Thursday 26th January Tickets: £8/ £6 Fahy Productions presents Heroes with Their Hands in The Air By Fintan Brady. Directed by J.P. Conaghan Monday 30th January Tickets £10 Fahy Productions presents Heroes with Their Hands in The Air By Fintan Brady. Directed by J.P. Conaghan Tuesday 31st January £7.50 First Call Youth Theatre presents The Gaza Monologues Wednesday 1st February Tickets £1.50 (Group rates available) Fahy Productions presents Heroes with Their Hands in The Air By Fintan Brady. Directed by J.P. Conaghan Friday 3rd February to Saturday 4th February Tickets £10 The Playhouse in association with Holywell Trust presents The Annesley Malley Inaugural Annual History Lecture "Derry before Londonderry, the history of the Hill of Derry, 600-1600" By Dr Brian Lacey, The Discovery Programme, Dublin Tuesday 7th February Free More Pies Productions presents Journey To ‘X’ By Nancy Harris Thursday 9th February to Saturday 11th February Tickets £8/ £6 Indra Theatre presents Albert & Equiano by Jayne Newton Chance Friday 17th February Tickets: £10/ £8 The Henry Girls with Guests Saturday 18th February Tickets: £10 Sherlock Studios presents EGO THE JACKAL (AKA Connor McGowan) The Debut Album BIG MOON Launch Friday 24th February Tickets £10 Green Shoot Productions presents Brothers In Arms A new play by Sam Millar and directed by Martin Lynch Saturday 25th February Tickets: £11/ £8 International Culture Arts Network (ICAN) presents Seminar by Hjalmar Jorge Joffre-Eichhorn Thursday 1st March Free. Booking is essential. Contact Elaine on (028)71268027, email Elaine@derryplayhouse.co.uk Neil Delamere Friday 2nd March Tickets: £16 Class Act School of Speech and Drama presents Annie Saturday 3rd March Tickets £6 Big Telly Theatre Company presents Melmoth the Wanderer Thursday 8th March £11/ £9 Premiere Theatre Company presents The Vagina Monologues Starring Olivia Nash, Lynda Bryans, and Pamela Ballantine Saturday 10th March Tickets: £18/ £16 Shindig Theatre Company presents Dealing with Dougie By Jim McClenaghan and Carl Campbell Thursday 15th March to Friday 16th March Tickets: £11/ £8 Sole Purpose Productions presents Every Move You Make by Patricia Byrne Thursday 22nd March Tickets £5/ £3.50 group rate International Culture Arts Network (ICAN) and the School of Creative Arts at Queens University, Belfast presents Nine Tenths Under- Performing the Peace Thursday 22nd March to Saturday 24th March Free. Booking is essential. Replay Theatre Company presents Marianne Dreams Thursday 29th March Tickets £5 (Group rates available) Two-for-One Productions presents Coole Lady The Extraordinary Story of Lady Gregory Friday 30th March Tickets: £11/ £8 David Hull Promotions presents Kieran Goss in Concert Saturday 31st March Tickets £15 La Tene and the Citizen's Wallpaper project A gathering for cultural exchange between communities Tuesday 3rd April Free Sherlock Studios presents Walled City Sessions live Saturday 14th April Tickets: £8 The Celtic Media Festival 2012 Wednesday 18th April to Friday 20th April Lilliput Theatre Company presents The Last Mile to Manchester/ The Atheist Two plays by Jack Scoltock Tuesday 24th April to Wednesday 25th April Tickets £5 Foyle Hospice presents THE ART OF CARING Saturday 28th April to Saturday 5th May Free The City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival Thursday 3rd May to Sunday 6th May All events are free. To book contact The Playhouse Box Office on (028)71268027. Laurence Clark: Health Hazard! Saturday 5th May £11/ £8 The Academy of Urbanism presents The Resilient City Annual Congress VII Wednesday 9th May to Friday 11th May International Culture Arts Network (ICAN) presents Threads of Resilience In the CKS Centre in Omagh Thursday 10th May Free. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served Shoestring Productions presents presents Changes By Brian hasson Friday 11th May Tickets: £8 The Playhouse presents The Wood of The Crows By Stan McGowan Thursday 17th May to Friday 18th May £12.50, £15.00 King's Fool Productions presents Sitting up for Michael by James McAnespy Saturday 19th May Tickets £11/ £8 Citizens Wallpaper Project A visual exhibition in The Playhouse Plaza about the Fountain and its Community Monday 21st May to Saturday 26th May Columba in Song In The Playhouse Community Room Thursday 24th May £5 in aid of the Capuchin Care Centre The Legend of Luke Kelly - featuring Chris Kavanagh Friday 25th May Tickets: £15/ £12.50 Brassneck Theatre Company presents A Night With George By Brenda Murphy & Donna O'Connor, Directed by Tony Devlin Saturday 26th May Tickets £11/ £9 Northern Period Productions presents Acting Masterclasses in First Person Interpretation Saturday 26th May Free Salty Dogs Records presents Bronagh Gallagher- The album Launch Thursday 31st May Tickets £10 A MAC commission, Co-produced with ponydance presents Straight to DVD Saturday 2nd June Tickets £11/ £8 Moving on Music presents Furnace Mountain Thursday 7th June Tickets £11/ £8 The Jammhouse Live Music Event Saturday 9th June £6 Aisling Ghéar Theatre Company presents Bun Go Barr/ It’s only a Game Show By Orna Collins Wednesday 13th June Tickets £5, or book by 11th May and pay £3 per ticket with teaching staff free of charge Sr Aloysius Memorial Prize for Religious Art Monday 18th June to Tuesday 19th June Exhibition- Playhouse Evening Painting Class Wednesday 27th June The Playhouse’s Digital Dialogue Project presents Dialogues Wednesday 27th June LYLO Productions presents HMS Ursula Written and Directed by Gregory Peck Thursday 28th June to Saturday 30th June Tickets £10/ £8 Furrowed Lives A NEW collborative work of poems and paintings between two well local known artists Thursday 28th June THE ROSSES ... SUPPORTED HOUSING presents INTERGENERATION ART EXHIBITION Tuesday 3rd July The Jammhouse Featuring John Deery and the Heads Saturday 7th July Tickets £6 The Playhouse in association with Holywell Trust presents Field Day Lecture 2012 "Know Your Place" Saturday 7th July Tickets: £10 Link Academy presents Link Fest Saturday 14th July £7 The Playhouse presents The Playhouse Children’s and Teen's Arts Festival 2012 Art in Motion Monday 16th July to Friday 27th July The Jammhouse Saturday 4th August Tickets: £6 St Columb's Cathedral & The City Walls Heritage Project presents A Whiff of Gunpowder and Gossip At the Cathedral Gates Sunday 19th August Free. All are Welcome Sole Purpose Productions in association with The Rainbow Project and Foyle Gay Pride presents Galatea By Lawrence Aronovitch, directed by Patricia Byrne Thursday 23rd August to Friday 24th August Tickets £8 / £5 Digital Derry presents Culture Tech Festival Wednesday 29th August to Saturday 1st September The Jammhouse Featuring Best Kept Secret Saturday 1st September Tickets: £7 AnNua Productions presents Derry Story Saturday 1st September Tickets: £8 The Big Tickle and Lisa Richards presents Colin Murphy Friday 7th September Tickets £15 Heritage Open Day Saturday 8th September Free Off The Kerb and The Big Tickle presents Shappi Khorsandi: Dirty Looks And Hopscotch Saturday 15th September Tickets: £13 The Big Tickle presents Seann Walsh Thursday 20th September Tickets: £12 Ursula & Co Friday 21st September Admission FREE Culture Night Friday 21st September Free International Arts Culture Network (ICAN) presents Voices Interned An exhibition of photographs by Geraldine Gallagher Thursday 27th September to Thursday 4th October Free All are welcome Seabright Productions and The Big Tickle presents Indian Takeaway with Hardeep Singh Kohli Friday 28th September Tickets: £13.50 Macmillan Cancer Support presents World’s Biggest Coffee Morning at The Playhouse Friday 28th September Free! Donations welcome Borderline Players and The Big Tickle presents Cash on Delivery A Farce in Two Acts Saturday 29th September Tickets: £10/ £9 The Playhouse presents Borstal Boy By Brendan Behan, adapted by Frank McMahon Wednesday 3rd October to Saturday 6th October Tickets: £11/ £8 The Playhouse and The Beech Hill Hotel presents Free Family Fun Day- ‘Trail through the remnants of World War II’ at Base One Europe-The Beech Hill Camp Sunday 7th October Free More Pies Productions presents Journey to X By Nancy Harris Thursday 11th October £8 (Group rates available) A Prodigal Theatre collaboration with Andrew G Marshall performed by Ignacio Jarquin presents Caruso and the Monkey House Trial Featuring live opera singing including Puccini and Verdi Friday 12th October Tickets: £11 (Group rates available) The Jeremy Lyons Ensemble Saturday 13th October Tickets: £10/ £8 An Grianan Theatre presents Bassam by Idan Meir Monday 15th October Free Sole Purpose Productions in association with The Drink Think Project presents A Wee Taste A play on underage drinking Wednesday 17th October Free- Booking is essential Marvel Arts Theatre Company presents Misery Produced and directed by Deigh Reid Friday 19th October Tickets: £10 Isosceles presents On Our Way to Lisbon by Patrick Prior Saturday 20th October Tickets: £11/ £8 The Playhouse in association with Holywell Trust and St Columb’s Cathedral presents Autumn Hill of Derry History Lecture: Derry in Revolutionary Times At St Columb’s Cathedral Tuesday 23rd October Tickets: £5/£3 Theatre of Witness and The Playhouse presents Release at The Playhouse Men Coming to Terms with the Legacies of Their Lives During the ‘Troubles’ and Beyond Thursday 25th October to Saturday 27th October Admission Free The Playhouse presents The Haunting By Ken McCormack Monday 29th October to Tuesday 30th October Playhouse Tickets: £11/ £8 / Under 16’s £5 Jammhouse Halloween ball Wednesday 31st October Tickets £6 Jackula For children aged 4 to 12 Wednesday 31st October Tickets: £6 Special offer-Family of four: £20 Puddle Alley Theatre Group presents Calendar Girls Thursday 1st November to Friday 2nd November Tickets £10/ £8 Laneway Ltd presents Born to Run - The Life, Loves & Music of Bruce Springsteen Written and performed by Michael Devlin & Directed by Nigel O’Neill Saturday 3rd November Tickets: £10 The Playhouse presents The Haunting at The Beech Hill Hotel By Ken McCormack Sunday 4th November Tickets: £15 ICAN presents Nightwind By Hector Aristizábal Tuesday 6th November Free/ Booking is recommended. To Book contact Elaine Forde – 02871 268027 or firstname.lastname@example.org Free Trade Agency presents Damien Dempsey Wednesday 7th November £15 Big Telly Theatre Company presents The Scarlet WWWeb A life on the line and a life online Thursday 8th November Tickets- £11/ £9 Fringe Benefits presents Nicholas Nickleby at Dotheboys Hall Adapted and directed by Sam McCready Friday 9th November Tickets: £11/ £8 Songshed presents Voices of the past - sharing our future Featuring composers Tracey McRory and Richard Laird Saturday 10th November Tickets £8/£6 The Playhouse and The Beech Hill Hotel presents Anniversary Marine Ball At The Beech Hill Hotel Saturday 10th November Tickets £25, inclusive of Three Course Dinner and Music Theatre. To book contact The Beech Hill on (028)7134 9279. Theatre of Witness and The Playhouse presents Release at The Brian Friel Theatre, Belfast Men Coming to Terms with the Legacies of Their Lives During the ‘Troubles’ and Beyond Tuesday 13th November to Friday 14th September Free Arts Care presents Trust Arts Care Fundraising Event Saturday 17th November Ticket Event Only, Prices £12Phone or call at Waterside Hospital, Gransha during Office hours for ticketsTel: O2871 860007 One-Act City of Derry Drama Festival Thursday 22nd November to Saturday 24th November Tickets: £8/ £6 Cunningplan Productions and The Big Tickle presents AT LARGE: Dave Allen – A Journey Through Life Performed by Kieran Cunningham Saturday 1st December Tickets £11/ £8 Field Day Theatre Company presents Farewell/ Half a Glass of Water Directed by Stephen Rea Monday 3rd December to Saturday 8th December Tickets: £20 / Preview on Monday 3rd December- £12 SOLE PURPOSE presents A SPECIAL THEATRE LAB WITH HANNA SLATTNE Saturday 8th December £30 / £20 conc A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens Directed by Nicky Harley Thursday 13th December to Saturday 15th December £10/ £7 (Family and Group Rates available). The Christmas Jammhouse With special guest Soak Saturday 15th December Tickets £4 Colmcille Ladies Choir presents The Sister Aloysius Memorial Concert The Christmas Story in Words and Music Sunday 16th December Tickets: £8 (All proceeds will go to Foyle Hospice) BBC Radio 4’s “Broadcasting House” live from The Playhouse Sunday 30th December Free The Playhouse presents Over the Wire By Seamas Keenan Directed by Kenny Glenaan Monday 14th January to Saturday 19th January £14/ £10 (opening night offer £10) Satchmo With Rick Swann (trumpet), Gay McIntyre (clarinet) and John Trotter (trombone) Saturday 9th February Tickets: £11/ £9 Dyad Productions presents Female Gothic NOW AT THE WATERSIDE THEATRE Wednesday 13th February Tickets £11/ £9 Ursula & Co presents Club Cabaret With special guest singer and performer Kieran Griffiths Thursday 14th February Tickets £10/£8 Andrew Lawrence is Coming to Get You Saturday 16th February Tickets: £10 Teya Speinuck presents Theatre Of Withness / Book Launch Sunday 17th February Free The Playhouse presents On the Subject of Love- A Proposito Di Amore by Ken McCormack Directed by Caitríona McLaughlin Tuesday 19th February to Saturday 23rd February Tickets: £14/ £10 (Opening Night Offer- All tickets £10) The Playhouse presents The Sensory Engagement Programme Showcase Wednesday 27th February Event is free and open to the public. Willfred Theatre In association with Arts & Disability Ireland presents Follow Thursday 28th February Tickets: £10/£8 Terra Nova Productions presents The Ulster Kama Sutra By Nuala McKeever, Andrea Montgomery & Anthony Toner Friday 1st March to Saturday 2nd March Tickets: £10 Ican Conference presents Challenging Place Friday 1st March Free Dog Ears presents Malachy Doyle At the Humdinger! book festival! Saturday 2nd March Price: £2 Dog Ears presents Roddy Doyle At the Humdinger! book festival! Thursday 7th March £2 Dog Ears presents Quercus Ensemble At the Humdinger! book festival! Thursday 7th March to Friday 8th March Tickets £2 Dog Ears presents Alex T. Smith The Humdinger! book festival at The Playhouse Gallery Friday 8th March to Friday 8th March Friday free for school groups / Saturday £2 Dog Ears presents Rastamouse At the Humdinger! book festival! Friday 8th March Friday free for school groups / Saturday £2 Dog Ears presents Alex T. Smith The Humdinger! book festival Saturday 9th March Friday free for school groups / Saturday £2 Dog Ears presents Derek Keilty At the Humdinger! book festival! Saturday 9th March Price: £2 Dog Ears presents Rastamouse At the Humdinger! book festival! Saturday 9th March : Friday free for school groups / Saturday £2 David Hull Promotions and The Big Tickle presents Jake O’Kane- Mouthful Thursday 14th March Tickets £14/ £12 An Grianán Theatre Productions presents Molly Sweeney by Brian Friel Friday 15th March Tickets: £10/ £8 The Priory Stage presents Black 47 by Sean Donnelly Saturday 16th March Tickets £11/ £8 Spanner in the works Theatre Company and HSENI and Gis a hug foundation presents Toxic Thursday 21st March Free Greasepaint Productions presents Dolly West’s Kitchen by Frank McGuinness Friday 22nd March Tickets £10/£8 Shindig Theatre Company presents Someone Who'll Watch Over Me by Frank McGuinness Saturday 23rd March Tickets £10/ £8 Class Act School of Speech and Drama Spring show Sunday 24th March Tickets £6 Handful Productions presents Every Bottle has a Story to Tell by Aoidh Barbour with the Foyle Haven Arts Collective Tuesday 26th March Admission Free The Playhouse presents Screening of ‘The Passion of the Christ’ on Good Friday Friday 29th March Free National Theatre Connections presents Bo Strategy Friday 5th April Tickets: £5 The April Jammhouse Featuring Paul Tully, Paul Casey & Best Boy Grip Saturday 6th April Tickets: £6 Holywell Trust presents Walls 300 400 YEARS OF HISTORY IN A SINGLE WEEKEND Saturday 6th April to Sunday 7th April Tickets: £10/£5 (All proceeds will go towards preserving and making available the Annesley Malley Book Collection) The Irish Repertory Theatre, New York presents For love With John Duddy by Laoisa Sexton Directed by Tim Ruddy Monday 8th April to Saturday 13th April Tickets: £9/ £10/ £14 Play On Words Theatre in association with European Arts Company presents Tom Crean- Antarctic Explorer Written & performed by Aidan Dooley Thursday 18th April Tickets £11/ £8 The Playhouse presents Tillies by Patsy Durnin At The Millennium Forum Friday 19th April to Saturday 20th April Tickets: £9.50/ £12.50/ £15 Box Office: (028)71 264 455 or www.millenniumforum.co.uk Sarah McQuaid Saturday 20th April Tickets: £10/ £8 Purple Penguin Production presents Dirty Flirty Thirty Written and directed by Kat Woods Monday 22nd April £10/ £8 London Irish Theatre/Borderline Theatre presents Cooley Women by John Dunne Friday 26th April Tickets £11/ £8 Seán Donnelly Saturday 27th April Tickets £10 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents The Dark Energy Trio At The Playhouse Theatre Thursday 2nd May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents David Lyttle featuring Jason Rebello At The Playhouse Theatre Friday 3rd May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Paul McIntyre Trio plus Guest At The Playhouse Theatre Saturday 4th May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents John Leigton At The Playhouse Theatre Saturday 4th May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Louis Stewart with Gay McIntyre, Paul McIntyre, Dave Flemming At The Playhouse Theatre Sunday 5th May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Club Cabaret At The Playhouse Theatre Sunday 5th May £5 The Playhouse presents Re-energize by Gary Mitchell Directed by Conall Morrison Monday 13th May to Saturday 18th May Tickets: £14/ £10 (preview on Monday 13th May all tickets £10) NORTH BY NORTH WEST FESTIVAL A Two Day Urban Festival Saturday 25th May to Sunday 26th May NORTH BY NORTH WEST FESTIVAL SAT ONLY The First Day of a Two Day Urban Festival including 40 bands, DJs & acts Saturday 25th May NORTH BY NORTH WEST FESTIVAL SUN ONLY The Second Day of a Two Day Urban Festival including 40 bands, DJs & acts Sunday 26th May Columba Canticles Four centuries of Song at St Columb’s Cathedral Sunday 9th June Tickets: £10/£7 Marks of Time– The Buildings Of Derry~Londonderry Monday 10th June to Tuesday 18th June Free entry Gay McIntyre Saturday 15th June Tickets: £11/ £9 Playhouse Digital Dialogue Project presents “Faces of Derry~Londonderry” Thursday 20th June Free Music City! Friday 21st June Free Moving on Music presents BEYOND THE MARCH New Music for Londonderry Bands Friday 21st June Moving on Music presents BEYOND THE MARCH Performance 1 Friday 21st June Free Moving on Music presents BEYOND THE MARCH Performance 2 Friday 21st June Free Borderline Players presents It Runs in the Family By Ray Cooney Saturday 22nd June Tickets: £10/ £9 The Three Tenors & Star Violinist At First Derry Presbyterian Church Saturday 22nd June Tickets £20 Lajee Center presents Lajee Cultural Tour Tuesday 25th June Free (Donations are welcome) To book contact (028)71268027. The Playhouse and Black Sheep Theatre presents The Cook Directed by Dennis Bohr Wednesday 26th June to Saturday 29th June £14/ £10 (Opening night offer £10) ‘They Sailed from Londonderry’ Book Lunch Thursday 27th June The Playhouse presents The Playhouse Disability Arts Festival Monday 1st July to Friday 5th July Foyle Civic Trust presents Derry~Londonderry Goes Global The Foyle Civic Trust 2013 UK City of Culture Conference Wednesday 10th July to Wednesday 10th July Open Door 77 presents Origins Tuesday 16th July to Friday 26th July Free All are welcome An Nua presents Derry 24 Wednesday 17th July to Friday 19th July Tickets £10/ £6 The Playhouse Children’s &Youth Arts Festival 2013 Monday 22nd July to Friday 2nd August Echo Echo Dance Theatre Company presents The Motion Ensemble project Tuesday 6th August Mary Hughes – A Life in Art Tuesday 6th August to Monday 12th August All are welcome The Relief of Derry Symphony At St Columb’s Cathedral Thursday 8th August to Friday 9th August Tickets £5 The August Jammhouse Featuring The Clameens, The Turning and Darrell Coyle Saturday 10th August Tickets £6 Ivan Armstrong presents Famine Folio Monday 12th August to Sunday 18th August Free Sole Purpose Productions presents Rehearsed Readings of LGBT Plays in Development Thursday 22nd August Tickets £3 Holywell Trust, Derry City Council and The Playhouse presents Derry Walls Day Sunday 25th August Free The Big Tickle presents FNT Live Friday 6th September Tickets: £7 Wall2Wall Music presents Once in A Blue Moon Band Sunday 8th September Theatre of Witness presents Release A documentary film directed by Declan Keeney for Echo Gate Productions Monday 9th September Admission Free Belfast Media Festival at CultureTECH Thursday 12th September to Friday 13th September King of Comedy Promotions and The Big Tickle presents Micky Bartlett - Go Wi Ma Friday 13th September Tickets: £10/£8 The Playhouse Jammhouse and Oh Yeah! Music Centre presents FUSE Saturday 14th September Tickets: £3 Lisa Richards & the Big Tickle presents Neil Delamere: Smartbomb Saturday 14th September Tickets: £16 Heritage Open Day Saturday 14th September Free St Columba Photographic Exhibition By Don Mullan Monday 16th September to Monday 30th September Ki Productions & the Big Tickle presents I Love You, You’re perfect, Now Change Book and Lyrics by Joe DiPietro Music by Jimmy Roberts Thursday 19th September to Saturday 21st September Tickets £10 Culture Night 2013 Friday 20th September Free The Playhouse Jammhouse presents Jon Gomm Saturday 21st September Tickets £8 Love the Concept & the Big Tickle presents Love the Concept Featuring Bec Hill, Alan Irwin, Terry McHugh, Rory McSwiggan, Fintan Harvey and Bobby Best Thursday 26th September Tickets: £8 BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking BBC Radio 3's hugely popular festival of ideas and provocative debate Friday 27th September to Saturday 28th September Sole Purpose Productions presents Pits and Perverts Thursday 3rd October to Friday 4th October £10 An Exhibition by Michael Kilfeather Monday 7th October to Saturday 12th October Culture Company 2013 and Louise Chantal Productions presents Sea Lavender by Andy Hinds Tuesday 8th October to Saturday 12th October Tickets: £14/£10 Educational Shakespeare Company presents SECOND CHANCE FOR CHANGE Friday 11th October Free. Donations welcome on the day. Culture Company 2013 and Louise Chantal Productions presents Morning and Afternoon by Andy Hinds Saturday 12th October Tickets: £11/£8 Exhibition by Marion Miller Monday 14th October to Tuesday 22nd October Theatre of Witness presents Sanctuary Thursday 17th October to Saturday 9th November The Jammhouse presents NOW AND THEN with Roy Arbuckle & Friends A retrospective of songs composed by Roy Arbuckle over the past 30 years Saturday 26th October Tickets: £7Limited offer- Book a table for 8 people for £70 (includes 3 bottles of wine) Xchange xchange stories, xchange ideas, xchange space… xchange fun!! Saturday 26th October to Sunday 27th October Free ‘Theatre of Witness – Finding the Medicine in Stories of Suffering, Transformation and Peace’ Book Launch and Reading at Brian Friel Theatre, QFT Belfast Monday 28th October All are welcome Theatre of Witness presents Sanctuary At Brian Friel theatre at Queens University, Belfast Tuesday 29th October to Wednesday 30th October The Playhouse and Dear Conjunction presents More Lives Than One Oscar Wilde & the Black Douglas Saturday 2nd November Tickets: £25 (Includes supper) No Jury, No Prize Symposium Saturday 2nd November Free. All are welcome Rosetta Life and Wall2Wall Music presents Stroke Odysseys Tuesday 5th November to Tuesday 5th November Price: £5 Phizzical in association with Belgrade Theatre Coventry presents Cymbeline Wednesday 6th November £11/ £8 (Group rates available) Songshead and Richard Laird presents Laura Gailey - Somewhere in the Darkness Thursday 7th November Tickets: Free (light refreshments provided) Theatre of Witness presents Sanctuary At First Presbyterian Church Hall, Derry-Londonderry Thursday 7th November to Friday 8th November Women of the World Festival Friday 8th November to Sunday 10th November Theatre of Witness presents Sanctuary At Corrymeela Community, Ballycastle Saturday 9th November Local An exhibition of paintings by award-winning artist Nuala Herron Saturday 9th November to Wednesday 27th November The Playhouse and Dear Conjunction presents The Clearing by Helen Edmundson Tuesday 12th November to Saturday 16th November Tickets: £14/ £10 (Preview night Tuesday 10th December- All tickets £10) Cathedral Youth Club presents Exodus Revisited By Madeline McCully Wednesday 20th November Tickets: £10 One-Act City of Derry Drama Festival Thursday 21st November to Saturday 23rd November Tickets: £8 Field Day Theatre Company in association with City of Culture 2013 presents A PARTICLE OF DREAD (Oedipus Variations) By Sam Shepard Thursday 28th November to Saturday 7th December Tickets: £18/£15 Previews: £12/£10 (28th & 29th Nov) Omagh Waterford Peace Choir and special guests presents Voices of the 1914 Christmas Truce Concert St Columb’s Cathedral Sunday 8th December £5 The Playhouse presents 'Twinkletoes', 'Mustn’t Forget High Noon', 'Christine' by Jennifer Johnston Directed by Caitríona McLaughlin Tuesday 10th December to Saturday 14th December Tickets: £14/ £10 (Previews Tuesday 10th December all tickets £10) The Prison Arts Foundation in partnership with The Playhouse presents Extrications: Freed from a difficult or restrictive situation or place. Tuesday 10th December to Thursday 19th December A Game of Two Halves Thursday 12th December Free Artscare presents Heart and Soul Sunday 15th December Colmcille Ladies Choir and The Playhouse presents Let The City Sing At St Columbs Hall Sunday 15th December Tickets: £8 (proceeds in aid for Foyle Hospice) Laugh Your Leg Off Theatre Company presents The Search for the Holy Pail By Gregory Peck and Brian Hasson Thursday 19th December to Friday 20th December Tickets: £10/ £8 Concessions/ Under 16s £5 Dyad Productions presents The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe Thursday 6th February Tickets: £11/ £9 Play On Words Theatre presents Tom Crean- Antarctic Explorer Written & performed by Aidan Dooley Saturday 8th February Tickets £12.50 The Playhouse and Fahy Productions presents All There is By Jonathan Bailie Tuesday 11th February to Saturday 15th February Tickets £10 (Groups rates available) Matinee (Wednesday 12th February, 4pm) £7.50 Newpoint Players presents Newpoint One Act Festival Friday 21st February £6 Auditions Zoe’s Auditions Written and Performed by Suzanna Geraghty Saturday 22nd February £11/ £8 THE KILKENNYS In Concert Friday 28th February Tickets £14 Carmel McCafferty School of Drama presents A Streetcar Named Desire By Tennessee Williams Saturday 1st March Tickets: £9/ £7 Sole Purpose Productions and Northwest ACT NI presents The House by Edie Shillue Wednesday 5th March Tuned In presents Rock and Soul Night Friday 7th March Ticket Price: £7 Class Act School of Speech and Drama annual Spring show Saturday 8th March Tickets £8 The Playhouse presents Over the Wire by Seamas Keenan Tuesday 18th March to Saturday 22nd March £12/ £10 Storytellers of Ireland and The Playhouse presents World Storytelling Day At The Thatched Cottage, The Craft Village Thursday 20th March Free Sole Purpose Productions presents The Maiden’s City: A Herstory of the Walled City By Anne Crilly (University of Ulster) Thursday 20th March to Saturday 22nd March £5 per person. Arts Council of Northern Ireland presents Building Peace through the Arts – Re-Imaging Communities Programme Information event Tuesday 25th March Accidental presents The Kitchen, the Bedroom and the Grave Written by Donal O'Hagan, Directed by Richard Lavery Friday 28th March Tickets: £11/ £8 The Production Exchange in association with Cambridge Devised Theatre presents EMILY – THE MAKING OF A MILITANT SUFFRAGETTE by Ros Connelly, directed by Kath Burlinson, performed by Elizabeth Crarer Saturday 29th March Tickets £11/ £9 (Group rates available) Dog Ears presents Oliver Jeffers Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £3.50 Dog Ears presents Tony Ross Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £3.50 Dog Ears presents Louie Stowell- Comic Book workshop Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Ian Whybrow Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Louie Stowell- Create your Own Story book workshop Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Mike Brownlow Pirates! Event Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Chris Higgins Funny Families talk Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Adam Stower Creating Stories & Characters workshop Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Tony De Saulles Horrible Illustration Workshop Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Mike Brownlow Pirates! Event Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Adam Stower Creating Stories & Characters workshop Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Dog Ears presents Trisha Deery Making Picture Books workshop Humdinger! children's book festival 2014 Saturday 29th March £2.50 Uprising by Tara McKevitt Directed by Mary Moynihan Monday 31st March Tickets: Free (Booking is essential) Exhibition: MARKS OF TIME By Manus Deery Tuesday 1st April to Friday 11th April Bruiser Theatre Company presents The Nose Written by Patrick J. O’Reilly Based on the short story by Nikolai Gogol Directed by Lisa May Wednesday 2nd April Tickets: £11/ £9 (Group rates available) David Hull Promotions presents Eddi Reader Friday 4th April Tickets: £18/ £15 Lakin McCarthy presents Mark Thomas- 100 Acts of Minor Dissent Saturday 5th April Tickets £14 / £10 BBC Children in Need outreach session Thursday 10th April Chambers Management and The Big Tickle presents Andrew Lawrence - There is no Escape Friday 11th April Tickets: £12/ £10 Fireworks Dance and Drama Theatre Academy presents Fireworks Annual Showcase Saturday 12th April £6/£3 for children Joking Apart An Exhibition of cartoon images by Joe Connolly Tuesday 15th April to Wednesday 23rd April ACTING TOGETHER ON THE WORLD STAGE DOCUMENTARY FILM SCREENING AND DISCUSSION WITH POLLY O WALKER Tuesday 15th April Free Creating a New Story: Memorial Ceremonies involving Indigenous and Settler Peoples A lunchtime Event Garden of Reflection Talk with Polly O Walker Wednesday 16th April Free Theatre Master Class with Kate Clarke Thursday 17th April Free The Great Hunger By Peter Duffy Based on the poem by Patrick Kavanagh Friday 25th April Tickets: £11/ £8 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Anthony Strong At the Jazz Spiegeltent, Guildhall SQ Thursday 1st May £5 The Playhouse and the City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents The Playhouse Jazz Festival Speakeasy Friday 2nd May to Sunday 4th May £1 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Dana Masters Friday 2nd May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Paul McIntyre and Guests Saturday 3rd May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents David Lyttle Saturday 3rd May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Kyle Eastwood At the Jazz Spiegeltent, Guildhall SQ Saturday 3rd May £8 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Paul McIntyre and Guests Sunday 4th May £5 City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival presents Curtis Stigers At the Jazz Spiegeltent, Guildhall Sq Sunday 4th May £12.50 Sole Purpose Productions presents Lesbian Style by Hilary McCollum Thursday 8th May £5 The Playhouse presents Thirteen Steps By Patrick Durnin Wednesday 14th May to Saturday 17th May Tickets £10 (preview tickets on Wednesday 14th May- £5) 22C An exhibition by Bernadette O' Doherty and Lorna Torrens Tuesday 20th May to Saturday 24th May ZoNa Dance Co. presents The ZoNa End of Year Showcase 2014 Wednesday 21st May £8 individual ticket price, £28 family of 4 package The Playhouse presents An Evening with Doris Day and Gordon MacRae The Lifetime Achievement Series… Friday 23rd May to Saturday 24th May Tickets £12/ £10 Unspoken Love An original Playhouse Theatre of Witness production by Thomas Spiers Tuesday 27th May Free admission. To book call Emma Stuart on 02871 268 027 or email email@example.com Our Lives Without You An original Playhouse Theatre of Witness production by Alessia Cartoni Thursday 29th May to Saturday 31st May Free Admission. To book call Emma Stuart on 02871 268 027 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Aluko and friends presents Call Mr Robeson- - A life, with songs Written and Performed by Tayo Aluko, Directed by Olusola Oyeleye, Designed by Phil Newman Thursday 29th May Tickets: £11/ £9 WINDOWS INTO GAZA An exhibition organised by Gaza Action Ireland and curated by Felim Egan. Thursday 29th May to Monday 16th June Burnside & Cauley presents Turn up the Wick With Joe Cauley and Trevor Burnside Saturday 31st May Tickets: £8 NIEA Digging for Culture lecture Tuesday 3rd June Free. All are welcome. LYLO Productions presents The Way to The Crock Road By Gregory Peck Friday 6th June to Saturday 7th June Tickets £11/ £8 Garden of Reflection presents Teya Sepinuck announced as Garden of Reflection’s Chair of Theatrical Innovation Wednesday 11th June Playhouse Painters Summer Exhibition Wednesday 18th June to Monday 30th June The Playhouse presents The Pirate King’s Hunt for the Treasure of Legenderry…Part II Another high energy Musical Treasure Hunt! Saturday 21st June to Sunday 29th June Cost £1 Stephen McCauley presents Electric Mainline Special Saturday 21st June Free Massachusetts Youth Wind Ensemble Sunday 29th June Free Photographic Exhibition by Rik Walton Thursday 3rd July to Wednesday 16th July FDRC Players presents Comic sketches Friday 4th July BBC Comedy Commissioning and BBC Writersroom presents New NI Writing Opportunity Thursday 10th July Free The Jammhouse presents Jammboree Night! Friday 18th July to Sunday 20th July The Jammhouse presents Jammboree Weekend! Friday 18th July to Sunday 20th July The Playhouse Children and Teens Arts Festival 2014 Monday 21st July to Friday 1st August Irish Society of Botanical Artists in conjunction with the National Botanic Gardens presents Aibítir An exhibition of The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art Monday 11th August to Saturday 23rd August Free. All are welcome Sole Purpose Productions and The Rainbow Project presents Pits and Perverts by Micheál Kerrigan Produced, directed and script development by Patricia Byrne Wednesday 20th August to Friday 22nd August Tickets £10 A photographic exhibition by Eamon Melaugh Thursday 28th August to Monday 8th September Gay McIntyre Friday 5th September to Friday 5th September £11/ £8 Chatterbox Productions and The Big Tickle presents Little Jokes Saturday 6th September Tickets: £11/£8 Art Exhibition by Joan Crossan Monday 8th September to Monday 22nd September Free. All are welcome. Lisa Richards and The Big Tickle presents Des Bishop: Coming Home Friday 12th September Tickets £18/£16 Heritage Open Day Saturday 13th September Free Hand built ceramic vessels by Maria Connolly A unique exhibition for Heritage Day 2014 Saturday 13th September Free The Playhouse presents History Detective School At the Guildhall Square Saturday 13th September Free Culture Night 2014 Including Club Cabaret with Ursula & Co Friday 19th September Free Honeycomb – Creative Works presents Belfast Media Festival BMF@CultureTech Shaping our digital landscape: developing your ideas Friday 19th September to Friday 19th September This is a free event. You must register online in advance to secure your place.Transport is provided from Belfast. URSULA & CO presents Club Cabaret Ursula Mchugh and Deirdre Doherty, with special guest Linley Hamilton. Friday 19th September Admission is free (Booking recommended) Theatre Tours International LTD presents Anthem For a Doomed Youth Compiled & Performed by Guy Masterson Saturday 20th September Tickets £11/ £9 The Jammhouse and Derry City Council presents Wonder Villains, Wood Burning Savages & Glenn Rosborough Sunday 21st September £2.00 + £0.77 booking fee Lilliput Theatre Company presents Lilliput's Macmillan Coffee Morning! Friday 26th September Free! Donations very welcome King of Comedy Promotions and The Big Tickle presents Micky Bartlett is Not Even Sorry Saturday 27th September Tickets £12/£10 Poetry Collection Launch and Exhibition presents 'Vigils' by Daniel Ferguson Monday 29th September to Friday 17th October Free. All are welsome The Playhouse presents Josef Locke: A Grand Adventure The Lifetime Achievement Series… Wednesday 1st October to Saturday 4th October Tickets £15/£12 Opening night offer- All tickets £10 The Big Tickle presents Clown Noir, This is Me Written and Performed by Simon Thompson Directed By Dave Spathaky Thursday 9th October Tickets: £10/ £8 Action Mental Health presents Read Between the Lines - A Lived Experience of Schizophrenia Friday 10th October Community Action for Locally Managing Stress (CALMS) presents CALMS myTunes Challenge Finale Friday 17th October Tickets £2.50 To book contact 02871268698 or call in at 10 Northland Road, Derry, BT487JD Bare Bodkin Theatre Company presents Flann’s Yer Only Man Saturday 18th October Tickets £11/£8 Art Exhibition in memory of the late Neil Carrigan Saturday 18th October to Wednesday 22nd October All are welcome. Images of Ulster Tuesday 21st October to Monday 10th November Open Door 77 presents Samhain A new art exhibition Saturday 25th October to Thursday 6th November The Playhouse presents Grimm Tales for Kids By Peter ‘Eerie’ Davidson Directed by Kieran ‘Spooky’ Griffiths Wednesday 29th October to Friday 31st October Tickets £10 (family rates available) Tir Na Productions presents Jimmy Titanic by Bernard Mc Mullan Saturday 1st November Tickets £11/£8 Foyle Disability Resource Centre presents FDRC Players Comedy of Sketches Tuesday 4th November Tickets are £2 per child and £5 per adult with the funds being raised for FDRC Players. Aisling Ghéar presents Makaronik by Dave Duggan Thursday 6th November Tickets £11/£8 Free Trade Agency presents Damien Dempsey Solo Friday 7th November £15 WOW Women of The World Festival Friday 7th November to Sunday 9th November All events are free Woody Guthrie: Hard Times & Hard Travelin' Written and Performed by Will Kaufman Saturday 8th November Tickets £11/£8 Machines & Dreams An exhibition by Amanda Walker Tuesday 11th November to Tuesday 18th November One-Act City of Derry Drama Festival 2014 Thursday 13th November to Saturday 15th November Tickets £8.00 nightly.Season ticket £20 Exhibition by James McConnell and Walter Hamilton An exhibition of paintings by two local artists Wednesday 19th November to Friday 28th November Greater Shantallow Community Arts presents The Aul Fella From Derry By Irene Melaugh Thursday 20th November to Saturday 22nd November Tickets £10 JOYCED! by Donal O'Kelly Friday 28th November Tickets: £11/£9 Sole Purpose Productions presents A SPECIAL THEATRE LAB WITH HANNA SLATTNE Saturday 29th November Fee £30/ £20 concession Dana Masters and Linley Hamilton Saturday 29th November Tickets £12.50/ £10 Ally Foyle Arts & Craft Exhibition Monday 1st December to Friday 5th December Rick Swann & Special Guests Saturday 6th December Tickets: £11 Combined Painting Exhibition by Les Allen, Tom Curran and Stanley McMinn Saturday 6th December to Saturday 20th December The Playhouse presents Silent Night by Padraig Coyle Thursday 11th December to Saturday 13th December Tickets £5 Fireworks Ddta presents Fireworks Christmas Show Tuesday 16th December £8/ £4 for children A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens Thursday 18th December to Saturday 20th December Tickets: £10/£8 (Family/Group rates available) Colmcille Ladies Choir presents Christmas at The Playhouse the Sr Aloysius Memorial Concert Sunday 21st December Tickets: £8 (All proceeds will go to Foyle Hospice) The Playhouse presents Over The Wire by Seamas Keenan Friday 23rd January Tickets £5 for this special pre-tour performance. The Playhouse presents Over The Wire AT THE SMOCK ALLEY THEATRE, DUBLIN Monday 26th January to Saturday 31st January €20 U3A Strabane in conjunction with the Alley Theatre, Strabane and The Playhouse presents Chaos and Chickens A night of celebration of the U3A, Strabane Thursday 29th January Tickets £3 A Night for Lenny Saturday 7th February Tickets £10 The Playhouse presents Over The Wire AT THE MAC, BELFAST Tuesday 10th February to Saturday 14th February £15 More Pies Productions presents Hospital Food By Eugene O’Hare Thursday 12th February to Friday 13th February Tickets: £8/ £6 Sole Purpose Productions presents LGBT Theatre Lab Saturday 21st February Free First Call Youth Theatre presents First Call Showcase Event Tuesday 24th February Admission – Free C21 Theatre presents Stitched Up by Rosemary Jenkinson Saturday 28th February Tickets: £11/ £8 365 project An exhibition by Sean Keddy Tuesday 3rd March to Saturday 7th March Women’s Word and Music At St Columb's Cathedral Sunday 8th March Tickets: £10 suggested donation Audiences NI and The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure presents Growing Audiences A day of debate and discussion to keep the legacy alive Wednesday 11th March Big Telly Theatre Company presents One Sandwich Short of a Genius Created by Zoë Seaton and Shelley Atkinson Saturday 14th March Tickets: £11/ £9 Terra Nova Productions, with support from Accidental Theatre presents ARRIVALS2 Conceived and directed by Andrea Montgomery Friday 20th March Tickets: £10 Dyad Productions presents Dalloway Saturday 21st March Tickets: £11/ £9 Derry Socialist Workers Party presents Derry Socialism Conference: Time for an Alternative Saturday 21st March Free Badly Cut Fringe Peter E Davidson, Bobby Best and Terry McHugh Friday 27th March Tickets £7 Recovery through Creativity’ exhibition Friday 27th March to Thursday 2nd April Artist Carl Taylor presents Abstracts In Rust Friday 10th April to Friday 24th April Theatre Tours International presents Bill Clinton Hercules by Rachel Mariner Saturday 11th April Tickets: £11/ £9 Reduced Shakespeare Company in The Complete History of Comedy (abridged) Written and Directed by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor. Saturday 18th April Tickets: £12/ £10 Fireworks Dance and Drama Theatre Academy presents Fireworks Birthday Showcase Saturday 25th April Tickets: £8 /£4 for children Class Act School of Speech and Drama presents Class Act Spring show Sunday 26th April Tickets £8 Playhouse Writer in Residence Professor Georgia Rhoades presents ‘After the Witch Trials of Islandmagee’: A Talk and Reading Special Residency Event Tuesday 28th April Free. All are welcome City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival 2015 Featuring The Playhouse Jazz Festival Speakeasy Thursday 30th April to Monday 4th May City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival presents Alan Niblock Improvisation Ambient Force Thursday 30th April £6 City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival and The Playhouse presents Playhouse Jazz Festival Speakeasy Thursday 30th April to Sunday 3rd May Entry : £5 bucks City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival presents Paul Mc Intyre & Friends Friday 1st May £6 City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Fesitval presents Tom Harrison 'Music of the Movies' Saturday 2nd May £6 City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Fesitval presents David Lyttle Album Launch Saturday 2nd May £6 Paul Mc Intyre & Friends Sunday 3rd May £6 City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival presents Tom Harrison Quintet Sunday 3rd May £6 City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival presents Julian Bohn Trio Monday 4th May £2 Wilde Without the Boy A dramatisation of ‘De Profundis’ by Oscar Wilde Directed and dramatised by Gareth Armstrong Friday 8th May Tickets: £11/ £8 S. Sickels presents Reassembled, Slightly Askew By Shannon Yee Monday 11th May to Friday 15th May Tickets: £5 An Evening of Stories and Nostalgia Annesley Malley Tribute Saturday 16th May Cost £10 - all proceeds to providing benches in the Playhouse and St Columb's Cathedral in memory of Annesley Malley. The Playhouse Painters annual show Tuesday 19th May to Saturday 23rd May Sole Purpose Productions and No More Traffik presents The House by Edie Shillue Produced and directed by Patricia Byrne Thursday 21st May Free. All are Welcome The Playhouse presents Walking to The Ark by Carlo Gébler Directed by Kieran Griffiths Wednesday 27th May to Saturday 30th May Tickets: £15/ £12 (group rates available) Stage Beyond Theatre Company presents Life is but a Meme Friday 5th June Tickets £6 Foyle Disability Resource Centre Players presents The Big Thud Friday 5th June Everyone is welcome and entrance is free. Paul Casey Saturday 6th June £10 Second Skin Monday 8th June to Thursday 16th July Fundraiser Night Wednesday 24th June to Thursday 25th June Tickets £10 Dead Heroes Club Friday 10th July Tickets £10 The Playhouse Children's and Teens Art Festival The Art of Science! Monday 20th July to Friday 31st July Tots (4-6 year olds) £100 | Kids (7-12 year olds) £140 | Teens (13- 16 year olds) £140 The Playhouse presents Josef Locke- A Grand Adventure By Felicity McCall At The Millennium Forum Friday 23rd October to Saturday 24th October £17.00* (16.00 ticket + £1.00 Development Donation) plus transaction fee.
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