The Playhouse Workspace

The Playhouse comprises of a 175 Seat Theatre, an extensive Education and Outreach Department, a Dance Studio, a gallery and is home to several cultural/art based groups and tenants. The Playhouse filled (and continues to fill) a large gap in the provision of the arts in the North West.

Whatever your needs, The Playhouse can provide you with a professional, efficient service for your event.

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The Playhouse has a number of rental units that provide affordable office and workspace for the Creative Industries. The workspace units were funded by EU Peace II Programme administered by Department of Enterprise Trade & investment and International Fund For Ireland.

Our Creative Tenants include:

Sole Purpose Productions: Founded in 1997, Sole Purpose Productions is a professional theatre company that exists to use the discourse of imagination to illuminate social and public issues.
Contact: Patricia Byrne (Artistic Director) / Nicola Schnurr (Company Administrator).
Telephone: 028 71 279918.

Lilliput Theatre Company: Lilliput are Ireland 's foremost theatre company of people with learning disabilities. Contact: Gordon Smyth.
Telephone: 028 71 368150 or email

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21.02.2018 Derry Business Community rally to show support for Local Arts in face of cuts06.02.2018 Free Workshops to make a Banner commemorating the Women's Suffrage Movement for Processions 201826.01.2018 Auditions- Short educational film02.01.2018 Celebrating 25 years by breaking global ground in theatre & technology, working with the National Theatre and making a Little Playhouse!20.12.2017 Playhouse launches film on paramilitarism by Colin Bateman24.11.2017 Screenwriter, Filmmaker and Film Director Required

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