May 2018
May 3rd

The City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival 2018

The City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival returns
May 4th

Kaz Hawkins and Sam York Duo

Multi award winning singer songwriter Kaz Hawkins launches her new solo career with an Irish & European Tour in 2018 with special guest Sam York on piano
May 4th

The Playhouse FREAKeasy

Feel the rhythm, check the rhyme , come on along and have a real good time…
May 5th

David Lyttle Trio

David performs with his new trio featuring two of the UK’s jazz stars: Scottish pianist Steve Hamilton and U.S. bassist Michael Janisch.
May 5th

Jazz Masterclass – Darren Beckett Drum Clinic

Open to all musicians, this world renowned drummer will impart his experience and knowledge on how to play dynamically and musically in a jazz setting.
May 6th

Paul McIntyre & Special Guests

Wonderfully creative and always entertaining Paul and his fellow musicians are sure to delight.
May 6th


Dinosaur are back in action with some immensely colourful, new music - full of imagination and enticingly wonderful surprises.
May 6th

Jazz Masterclass Meilana Gillard

Ohio raised saxophonist and composer Meilana Gillard emerged as a rising star on the New York jazz scene whilst studying at the New School in the early 2000s.
May 7th

The Ronnie Greer Organ Band

Blues guitar legend Ronnie Greer presents the jazzier side of the blues on this date with his organ band
May 16th

The Monk, The Bird, and the Priest

The story of life, education, mercy and malice in a Catholic Boys’ College in Ireland in the 1950s
May 17th

Browns at The Playhouse

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused. We look forward to continuing with our theatre pe
May 24th

Macbeth by William Shakespeare

The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness.
May 25th

The Next Time I'm in Town

A group of men young at heart get together with further stories and their love of popular songs over the decades.