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Adding a splash of colour to this year’s St Patrick’s Day parade!

The Playhouse is teaming up learning disabled groups from Derry Londonderry, Germany and Poland to add a splash of colour to this year's St Patrick's Day parade. Resident theatre comany at The Playhouse Derry, Lilliput Theatre Company - one of Irelan...
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Mickey plays it straight!

Local entertainer Mickey Doherty faces an interesting challenge- playing a straight man in the award winning play ‘Dealing with Dougie'. The Derry man, best known for portrayal of flamboyant characters, will star in a very different role in a ...
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Seminar by Afghan human rights activist and theatre artist

An Afghan community-based theatre practitioner will deliver a powerful talk on his experiences of using the arts in areas of conflict at The Playhouse. Independent theatre artist Hjalmar Jorge Joffre-Eichhorn has been in residency with International...
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Parisian Theatre Company re-write Shakespeare- with a local edge

An emerging French Theatre Company are seeking local opinions and ideas for a European theatrical project based on Shakespeare's Henry the Vth. Le Bouc sur le Toit, who boast Irish actress and star of controversial film ‘The Magdalene Sisters'...
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The Celtic Media Festival has announced the shortlist for the 2012 Bronze Torc Awards for Excellence. The awards celebrate the very best of film, television, radio and interactive media to emerge from within the Celtic nations and regions - whether ...
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Medieval settlements and patron saints explored in captivating history lecture

A theatre packed with extra seating, an extensive waiting list, and the warmest of receptions to a captivating lecture.The success of the inaugural lecture dedicated to local surveyor and historian Annesley Malley was felt by everyone at The Playhous...
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