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Upcoming events

20
Sep
2018
Weighing In

20 September 2018 8:00 pm

Weighing In

Dolmen Productions present

WEIGHING-IN

A Play by Ger Gallagher

Starring:  Isobel Mahon (Glenroe, The Clinic) and Rose Henderson (Fair City, Father Ted)

Weighing-In is a fast paced comedy play about life, love and dieting - and how we all need to adjust the scales to find the right balance.

This topical play deals with the modern obsession of dieting. Set in the Easi-Slim diet club we meet the highly driven Pam (Isobel Mahon) and the motherly Breda (Rose Henderson). Both attend the weekly clinic for the weigh-in and strike up an unlikely friendship.

Easi-Slim’s recent new member - upwardly mobile Pam McGowan has cruised into town in her soft top sports car.  Pam has reached her target weight and has only signed up to maintain, and brag about the four stone she’s lost. Breda has diligently attended the Easi-Slim meetings but just can’t manage to win the battle of the bulge– until Pam comes along to power-walk her into shape.

Breda becomes a disciple of the high-priestess of low-carbs and is bowled over by just how fabulous Pam’s jet-set lifestyle really is.  With her low-calorie intake and rigorous exercise regime, Pam certainly lives life in the fasting lane.  In fact, the only part of Pam that weighs too much is her over-bloated ego.  Breda’s gushing admiration for her new diet guru buddy only serves to make Pam all the more condescending and insufferable. However, when Pam’s mask begins to slip, Breda is reminded that things aren’t always what they appear to be. Sometimes, you already have the life you wished for.

‘Pacey, tender and packed with laughs, Weighing-In is a calorie-free treat’. Eithne Shortall, Sunday Times

‘No flab on this weighty drama.’ Chris Wasser. The Herald

‘Infectiously enjoyable’. Michael Moffatt. Irish Mail on Sunday

‘An entertaining piece that will leave a smile on your face’. The Red Curtain Review

Tickets €20/18

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21
Sep
2018
CULTURE NIGHT 2018

21 September 2018 7:00 pm

CULTURE NIGHT 2018

CULTURE NIGHT @ ÍONTAS

This year Íontas have a very special and diverse programme for Culture Night celebrating local architecture, Country Music Legend Big Tom and a stunning new vocal harmony group Starling Blue.

We will host a reception for our current exhibition SOUNDTRACKs with its focus on country music legend Big Tom, and feature memorabilia and ephemera from Top Rank Entertainment, Big Tom’s record label.  This event will launch a weekend of activities in Castleblayney celebrating the life and legacy of Big Tom McBride and will culminate in the unveiling of the Big Tom Statue by Castleblayney Courthouse on Muckno Street.

We will have a special screening of 1000 years of Monaghan Gothic, a documentary celebrating architecture in the county by filmmaker Dara McCluskey and featuring Shirley Clerkin & Kevin Mulligan.

Finally, we are thrilled to host a performance by acclaimed vocal harmony group Starling Blue who recently released an exceptional interpretation of U2’s ‘Every Breaking Wave’ to an unsuspecting public. Check it out!

Culture Night is brought to you by the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht and the Creative Ireland Programme in partnership with Monaghan County Council.

Time: From 7pm

Contact Details for Event: arts@iontascastleblayney.ie, 042 9753401

Other information (www.iontascastleblayney.ie, facebook.com/iontastheatre, twitter.com/iontastheatre) etc







22
Sep
2018
BACK TO CASTLEBLAYNEY

22 September 2018 8:00 pm

BACK TO CASTLEBLAYNEY
THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT 

'BACK TO CASTLEBLAYNEY'

IONTAS Presents 'BACK TO CASTLEBLAYNEY' a special night of music and chat in celebration of Country and Irish and the significant part played by communities & businesses in and around Castleblayney to nurture iconic talent such as Big Tom & The Mainliners, Susan McCann, Philomena Belgey and Gloria to name but a few.

Sat 22nd Sept, Show starts at 8pm (Doors 7.30pm) 
Tickets €20


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27
Sep
2018
Magpies on the Pylon

27 September 2018 8:00 pm

Magpies on the Pylon
Traveller Wagon Wheel Theatre Present

MAGPIES ON THE PYLON
Magpies on the Pylon is set in a tiny bedroom belonging to Jim, a Traveller father who struggles to cope with the suicide of his 23-year-old son. After his son’s death, Jim has become isolated from other family members and is misusing alcohol.
 
The audience accompanies Jim on an emotional roller-coaster ride as he articulates loving memories of his son, his fears for the well-being of his other three children, the turmoil that has developed in his relationship with his wife, his anger at God, and his agonising questions about whether there was something he could have done to prevent his son’s death. This one-man play is written and performed by well-known actor and playwright Michael Collins.
 
OTHER PLAYS BY MICHAEL COLLINS
 
“It’s a Cultural Thing or Is It” which he has spent the past 10 years performing in venues in Ireland and in the UK this play received a five-star review in the Irish Times when staged as part of the 2005 Dublin Fringe festival.
 
Mobile” Looks at the dilemma of a Traveller man who is matched off to fight another Traveller to settle a family dispute. The fellow who he is to fight is not only his cousin but they are also married to two sisters. The play explores some of the issue of internal fighting within the Traveller community through eyes of Peter one of the combatants who is faced with the dilemma ‘will I won’t I’ fight. Performed in Dublin, Cork, Belfast
 
“Worlds Apart Same Difference” had a successful run in the Project Arts Centre. It looked at intermarriage between a Traveller woman and a black man.

This event is free of charge. Contact Iontas Box Office to reserve your seat. 042 9753401.







04
Oct
2018
Michael Harding

04 October 2018 8:00 pm

Michael Harding
Michael Harding: On Tuesdays I’m a Buddhist

Join best-selling writer and raconteur Michael Harding as he reads from his latest memoir, ruminates on the difference between psychotherapy and religion, and relates the story of his pilgrimage to Skellig Michael, in his ongoing search for meaning.

“Harding’s latest attempt to find meaning in life is searingly honest, funny and self-deprecating” The Irish Times

“a spell-binding and powerful book about the human condition, the narratives we weave around the self, and the ultimate bliss of living in the present moment.” Books.ie

Tickets €18

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05
Oct
2018
Further Ted

05 October 2018 8:00 am

Further Ted

Further Ted is a show that brings two of the most memorable characters from Father Ted together for a night of stand-up and musical comedy and a chance to compete in a "Lovely Girls" competition. You don't have to be a girl to enter and the winner gets a romantic candle lit night in for one, a luxury cruise in a boat of your own making and a full set of bespoke rubber gloves.

Joe Rooney (Father Damo) and Patrick McDonnell (Eoin McLove) are renowned stand-up comedians with a unique take on Irish society. Expect improvised audience interaction and musical comedy. The comical duo are stalwarts of the Irish comedy scene who never fail to put on a unique and hilarious night of comedy. 

“If they don’t get their own TV show at the end of the run, there is something very wrong with the world” The Scotsman


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06
Oct
2018
The Legend of Luke Kelly

06 October 2018 8:00 pm

The Legend of Luke Kelly
The Legend Of Luke Kelly 
Celebrating the memory and music of a true Irish musical legend.
 
Dublin singer/ songwriter/ multi-instrumentalist Chris Kavanagh was raised on Irish music and has been singing Irish folk songs since he was three years old. His performances capture the depth and passion of the great man he was so heavily influenced by.

Over the past sixteen years he has amazed audiences as far away as Australia and continues to perform to sold out shows in prominent Irish venues such as Vicar Street & The Cork Opera House, 
with the regular attendance of Luke Kelly's family. Chris released his own album of original material "Voice Of The People" in 2011 and shortly afterwards performed with The Dubliners for two weeks on their German tour.

He is joined on stage by Joe Finn (Uilleann pipes/Flute/Whistles/Fiddle), Hilary Kavanagh (singer/songwriter/bass player) & Michael Howard (Guitarist / Singer/songwriter)
  
Tickets €22 / €20



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07
Oct
2018
Donna Taggart

07 October 2018 8:00 pm

Donna Taggart
Following her astonishing International success with ‘Jealous of the Angels’ which has now achieved Multi-Platinum status with well in excess of 100 Million streams Donna Taggart is delighted to announce an Autumn 2018 Concert Tour in Ireland. 

Just back from the USA after touring with legendary singer/songwriter Phil Coulter Donna’s distinctive emotional singing style has drawn comparisons with the likes of Eva Cassidy, Mary Black and Alison Krauss.

Although Donna has only recently gained international recognition she is making up for lost time. Her debut Irish and UK Tour in 2017 enthralled audiences and has established her as one of Ireland’s top Live Female performers.

Tickets €26
 

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14
Oct
2018
TRADOODLE FAMILY DAY

14 October 2018 12:00 pm

TRADOODLE FAMILY DAY

DEEP SEA SHADOW PUPPETRY WORKSHOP

12pm-2pm | €5 | Parents/guardians are invited to stay and join in!

Ages 8+

Come and discover the wonders of light and shadow as you make your very own shadow puppet, inspired by the mysterious creatures - whales, octopuses, and even mermaids - who live in our deep blue oceans. Afterwards, the children's shadow puppets will be displayed (and they might even have a little dance) during the Under the Sea Session!

Limited to 15 children

BOOK YOUR TICKETS FOR THE PUPPETRY WORKSHOP NOW

FEET TO THE BEAT

Sean nós dancing for toddlers workshop

1pm-2pm | €5 | Parents/guardians are invited to stay and join in!

Ages 3+

Toddlers will experience the thrill of sean nós dancing as they shuffle and stamp their feet to the beat in this fun-filled workshop which will introduce children to the lively moves of sean nós. There will be lots of fun and a chance for children to create and show off their own brand new fancy footwork!

Parents/guardians are invited to stay and join in!

Limited to 20 children

BOOK YOUR TICKETS FOR FEET TO THE BEAT NOW!

UNDER THE SEA SESSION

2pm-3pm | FREE EVENT CHILDREN & ADULTS

All ages

It’s time to have a boogie at our Under the Sea session led by experienced sea horses – we mean – traditional musicians! Feel free to bring along an instrument and join in, or if you prefer, sit back, relax, and listen to some tantalising tunes.

THE WONDERFUL TUNE

3pm-3.50pm | €7 / €25 family of 4

Our Tradoodle Family Day finale is a captivating, moving, and otherworldly show featuring singing mermaids, dancing sea creatures, and an enchanted tune - suitable for all the family! This reimagining of an old fairytale weaves together traditional music, song, puppetry, and animation to bring children on an unforgettable journey which is sure to have everyone singing along!

BOOK YOUR TICKETS FOR THE WONDERFUL TUNE NOW!








18
Oct
2018
The Playboy of the Western World

18 October 2018 8:00 pm

The Playboy of the Western World
Castleblayney Players present this classic Irish play from the early 20th century.

A young man, Christy, who has been walking the roads for days, arrives in a strange pub and attempts to be a hero to the locals and a prospective husband to Pegeen by boasting that he has killed his tyrant father. There is much humour as Pegeen’s fiancée and a local widow get involved in the romance, and there are twists and turns as Christy’s story of murder unfolds.

Tickets from €8 - €15


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19
Oct
2018
The Playboy of the Western World

19 October 2018 8:00 pm

The Playboy of the Western World
Castleblayney Players present this classic Irish play from the early 20th century.

A young man, Christy, who has been walking the roads for days, arrives in a strange pub and attempts to be a hero to the locals and a prospective husband to Pegeen by boasting that he has killed his tyrant father. There is much humour as Pegeen’s fiancée and a local widow get involved in the romance, and there are twists and turns as Christy’s story of murder unfolds.

Tickets from €8 - €15


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20
Oct
2018
The Playboy of the Western World

20 October 2018 8:00 pm

The Playboy of the Western World
Castleblayney Players present this classic Irish play from the early 20th century.

A young man, Christy, who has been walking the roads for days, arrives in a strange pub and attempts to be a hero to the locals and a prospective husband to Pegeen by boasting that he has killed his tyrant father. There is much humour as Pegeen’s fiancée and a local widow get involved in the romance, and there are twists and turns as Christy’s story of murder unfolds.

Tickets from €8 - €15


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26
Oct
2018
Dirtbirds

26 October 2018 8:00 pm

Dirtbirds
If making the school lunches, doing the jaysus homework and dodging the guards because your NCT is out by two years is sending you over the edge, you are not alone. Come and join the Dirtbirds as they navigate the stresses and strains of modern life in their brand new  comedy show ‘Dirtbirds’ self-help tour’. This rip roaring two hours of comedy gold is a unique blend of hilarious sketch comedy and stand up. Brand new characters take to the stage along with some of the well-known favourites. Don’t miss this side-splitting show from the queens of sketch comedy.

“Their comedy is based on observing normal-life situations and turning them into
very intelligent quips, sketches and stories.” The Independent
 
“Sinead and Sue identify a gap in comedy that women can relate to, they are passionate mothers themselves and have first hand experience of life’s challenges.” The Independent
 
“Irish comedy duo's hilarious tips from the town beauty tutorial will have you in stitches” The Sun

Tickets €18/16

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02
Nov
2018
3 Hail Mary's

02 November 2018 8:00 pm

3 Hail Mary's
After spending over 10 years together in the same nursing home it’s time for Mary O’Neill, Mary O’ Neill and Mary O’ Brien to bid farewell to one another.  It might be their last day in each other’s company but they decide to celebrate it in style!  From nostalgia to comedy and even a few sing-songs it’s going to be on hell of a hooley!!!  This rip-roaring Irish comedy is written by Tommy Marren – writer of ‘It’s the Real McCoy’ and ‘Nobody’s Talking To Me’ – and is a must-see!!  You might not be on your knees praying but with these 3 Hail Mary’s you’ll definitely be on your knees laughing!

BOOK NOW!

Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd November
Doors 8pm
Tickets €22 / €20



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03
Nov
2018
3 Hail Mary's

03 November 2018 8:00 pm

3 Hail Mary's
After spending over 10 years together in the same nursing home it’s time for Mary O’Neill, Mary O’ Neill and Mary O’ Brien to bid farewell to one another.  It might be their last day in each other’s company but they decide to celebrate it in style!  From nostalgia to comedy and even a few sing-songs it’s going to be on hell of a hooley!!!  This rip-roaring Irish comedy is written by Tommy Marren – writer of ‘It’s the Real McCoy’ and ‘Nobody’s Talking To Me’ – and is a must-see!!  You might not be on your knees praying but with these 3 Hail Mary’s you’ll definitely be on your knees laughing!

BOOK NOW!

Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd November
Doors 8pm
Tickets €22 / €20



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11
Nov
2018
Bosco's Garden and Hansel & Gretel

11 November 2018 2:30 pm

Bosco's Garden and Hansel & Gretel

Paula Lambert Puppet Theatre presents

Bosco’s Garden And Hansel and Gretel 

Paula Lambert has been travelling the country for the last 40 years, (in the early years) with her father Eugene Lambert and many Beloved characters from RTE, bringing puppet theatre to the children of Ireland for the first time. 

Eugene was founder of Ireland’s first and only Puppet theatre. Paula now Tours with third generation PuppetterJohnny Lambert

Bosco is Bosco, not a boy, not a girl, just a Bosco: a cheeky, lovely, funny, slightly-cracked, irrepressible, eternal five-year-old who lives in a box and who loves nothing more than to just be Bosco and meet all the boys and girls.

After starring on Irish TV for three decades, you’ll see why Bosco remains a firm favourite for each new generation. Enjoy the story of Hansel and Gretel through this completely interactive live experience.

“Slapstick Silly and utterly Spectacular from Start to finish” Irish Examiner

Tickets €10


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16
Nov
2018
Say Cheese!

16 November 2018 8:00 pm

Say Cheese!
Farney Players present SAY CHEESE! by acclaimed writer Bernard Farrell. This comedy is a hilarious swipe at contemporary Irish life, letting us into the murky secrets which surround the man and his wife who have been selected ‘Ireland’s Happiest Couple’. When the sponsors of the competition re-enact their wedding reception, a Pandora’s box of strange secrets and old deceits is opened.

Tickets €15 / 13

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17
Nov
2018
Say Cheese!

17 November 2018 8:00 pm

Say Cheese!
Farney Players present SAY CHEESE! by acclaimed writer Bernard Farrell. This comedy is a hilarious swipe at contemporary Irish life, letting us into the murky secrets which surround the man and his wife who have been selected ‘Ireland’s Happiest Couple’. When the sponsors of the competition re-enact their wedding reception, a Pandora’s box of strange secrets and old deceits is opened.

Tickets €15 / 13

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22
Nov
2018
Callaghans Place

22 November 2018 8:00 pm

Callaghans Place
Beezneez present the much requested revival of what many consider to be John McDwyer’s finest play.  Paul and Mary Dolan struggle to come to terms with the departure of their only child to study at university.  A mysterious Englishman arrives in their midst and his blossoming friendship with the daughter creates tension and tragedy as neighbours Pat Kelly and Annie Jackson fail to stem the tide of Paul’s anger and suspicion.  For all the seriousness of the underlying themes, Callaghan’s Place is peppered with scenes of outrageous humour. An all-star Beezneez cast which includes Michael Roper, Peter Davey, Valerie Traynor and Eileen Murphy ensure an evening of unmissable theatre.

Adm €18 / 16, 8pm start (Doors 7.40pm)

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23
Nov
2018
Off Your Trolley by Conal Gallen

23 November 2018 8:00 pm

Off Your Trolley by Conal Gallen

Award winning Comedian, Conal Gallen is bringing his brand new Comedy Play, “Off Your Trolley”, to theatres across Ireland this Autumn. Father and son team, Conal and Rory Gallen have written their 4th Comedy Play, and it is, without doubt, their funniest comedy play ever!

“Off Your Trolley” is a rip-roaring, laugh a minute tale of life in a hospital ward! It’s packed with craic, confusion and constant laughter!” Where the story leads? Nobody knows! Not even the other actors some nights, as in true Conal Gallen style he likes to throw in some new lines just to keep them on their toes!

So why not Join Bridie, Willie, Dick, Betty and the infamous Father “Big Mad Micky” O’Reilly as they show us hospital life, as it has never been seen before. They’ll have you “in stitches” from start to finish!

You’d have to be completely “offyourtrolley” to miss this hilarious brand new comedy play from the cream of Irish comedy! It certainly proves that “Laughter is still the best medicine”!

Starring: Conal Gallen, Paddy McMenamin, Jack Quinn

Age Recommendation 16+


Tickets €26 (including €1 booking admin fee)


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24
Nov
2018
Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons

24 November 2018 8:00 pm

Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons

Tickets €25 - Early bird price €23

Zac Global Promotions, bring Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons to Iontas Theatre
 
Following a sold-out run at the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin, this fast-paced, energetic production paying tribute to the legendary music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons returns for a nationwide tour. Putting their charismatic stamp on timeless classics such as ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’, ‘Walk Like A Man’, ‘Sherry’, and ‘Oh What A Night’ the boys take you on a nostalgic trip down memory lane and remind you exactly why The Four Seasons sold over 100 million records and earned themselves a place in the prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!
  
With slick choreography, charm, charisma, brilliant audience participation, and amazing live vocals, it’s clear to see why Frankie’s Guys are receiving standing ovations up and down the country.


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25
Nov
2018
Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons

25 November 2018 8:00 pm

Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons

Tickets €25 - Early bird price €23

Zac Global Promotions, bring Oh What A Night: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons to Iontas Theatre
 
Following a sold-out run at the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin, this fast-paced, energetic production paying tribute to the legendary music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons returns for a nationwide tour. Putting their charismatic stamp on timeless classics such as ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’, ‘Walk Like A Man’, ‘Sherry’, and ‘Oh What A Night’ the boys take you on a nostalgic trip down memory lane and remind you exactly why The Four Seasons sold over 100 million records and earned themselves a place in the prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!
  
With slick choreography, charm, charisma, brilliant audience participation, and amazing live vocals, it’s clear to see why Frankie’s Guys are receiving standing ovations up and down the country.


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07
Dec
2018
Its Wine O'Clock

07 December 2018 8:00 pm

Its Wine O'Clock
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND FOR THE XMAS SEASON!

THE SHOW THAT EVERYONE HAS BEEN TALKING ABOUT. IT'S WINE O'CLOCK!

Grab your hat and come along to the craziest wedding of the year! The show centres around Vera, the farmer’s wife who is so excited as her only son Seamus is getting married! Everyone is cordially invited to watch the shenanigans which unfold on this special day. With the Winebulance providing the drink, the band 'Keep er Lit' keeping everyone on the dance floor. Not to mention the other special guests, the farmers -Pat and Eamon the Bridesmaids, the Yummy Mummies, the Grannies, and of course Nuala and Noleen always looking for love. This production has proved to be a rip roaring, laugh out loud, feel good tonic.  Tick tock, It's Wine O'Clock!

Adm €20

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08
Dec
2018
Its Wine O'Clock

08 December 2018 8:00 pm

Its Wine O'Clock
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND FOR THE XMAS SEASON!

THE SHOW THAT EVERYONE HAS BEEN TALKING ABOUT. IT'S WINE O'CLOCK!

Grab your hat and come along to the craziest wedding of the year! The show centres around Vera, the farmer’s wife who is so excited as her only son Seamus is getting married! Everyone is cordially invited to watch the shenanigans which unfold on this special day. With the Winebulance providing the drink, the band 'Keep er Lit' keeping everyone on the dance floor. Not to mention the other special guests, the farmers -Pat and Eamon the Bridesmaids, the Yummy Mummies, the Grannies, and of course Nuala and Noleen always looking for love. This production has proved to be a rip roaring, laugh out loud, feel good tonic.  Tick tock, It's Wine O'Clock!

Adm €20

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10
Dec
2018
Pathways to Health & Happiness

10 December 2018 8:00 pm

Pathways to Health & Happiness
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND AFTER A SELL OUT PERFORMANCE IN JUNE

Spend a relaxing evening with author and psychologist Shane Martin as he engages you through his stories, humour and some of his poems. The focus will be on what science has shown to make people happier, what gives them more meaning and purpose in life, and what measures they can take to lead to overall greater health. 
It will be an uplifting night as he shares some simple, practical, and most importantly, evidence-based strategies linked to a better quality of life based on his book ‘Your Precious Life - How to Live it Well' 

Mon 10th Dec, 8pm
Adm €20


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20
Dec
2018
Eimear Quinn Christmas Concert

20 December 2018 8:00 pm

Eimear Quinn Christmas Concert

Listen.... you could hear a pin drop. Such was the reaction when Ryan Tubridy invited Eimear to sing 'O Holy Night' on his radio show in the run up to Christmas. Eimear's version of this ever-popular carol has since become synonymous with the season.

In this intimate a spiritual night, Eimear will bring her own special rendition of Christmas songs and carols to Iontas for a memorable musical experience where her ethereal voice will blend beautifully with String Quartet & Guitar. Allow yourself to sit back and let the hustle and bustle fade away. The Christmas season begins right here, so let your spirit be moved!

A beautiful woman with a cherub’s voice that floats in an ethereal cloud of it’s own making - The Sunday Independent

Tickets: €22 / 20

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04
Jan
2019
Pat Shortt

04 January 2019 8:00 pm

Pat Shortt
HEY!
NATIONAL TOUR 2019

Pat Shortt brings his brand new live comedy stage show called ‘Hey!’ to The Íontas Theatre. Following the sell-out successes of ‘The Hall’, ‘Selfie’ and ‘How’s Tings?’ and fresh from starring roles in the hit play ‘A Skull In Connemara’ and the film ‘The Belly of The Whale’, Ireland’s best loved comedian takes to the road with his latest quirky look at Irish life. Featuring all brand new material and sketches, this new show is a rogue’s gallery of odd ball characters, bizarre situations and even a song or two!  "Hey!" delivers a peculiar take on modern life that only the unique imagination of Pat Shortt could conjure up. A show not to be missed. "Hey!" You have been warned!

ADM €29

Friday 4th January, 8pm

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07
Jan
2019
Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

07 January 2019 7:30 pm

Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

This coming January, Íontas Theatre teams up with Born2Perform Stage School to bring you timeless classic ‘Jack & The Beanstalk’ OH YES IT IS!

We follow the lovable Jack through a giant adventure of beanstalks and enormously funny characters. Be sure to make a date with our Jack and pals this January for some Fee-Fi-Fo-FUN and a whole lot of happily ever after.

These shows will run over 6 days, so don’t delay buy your tickets today!

Gen Admission: €16 / 13 (under 18’s & over 65’s)
Schools: €8, Teachers Free (ltd to 1 teacher per 10 children)

Please contact Íontas Arts office on 042 9753401 for school and group bookings.

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08
Jan
2019
Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

08 January 2019 7:30 pm

Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

This coming January, Íontas Theatre teams up with Born2Perform Stage School to bring you timeless classic ‘Jack & The Beanstalk’ OH YES IT IS!

We follow the lovable Jack through a giant adventure of beanstalks and enormously funny characters. Be sure to make a date with our Jack and pals this January for some Fee-Fi-Fo-FUN and a whole lot of happily ever after.

These shows will run over 6 days, so don’t delay buy your tickets today!

Gen Admission: €16 / 13 (under 18’s & over 65’s)
Schools: €8, Teachers Free (ltd to 1 teacher per 10 children)

Please contact Íontas Arts office on 042 9753401 for school and group bookings.

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09
Jan
2019
Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

09 January 2019 7:30 pm

Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

This coming January, Íontas Theatre teams up with Born2Perform Stage School to bring you timeless classic ‘Jack & The Beanstalk’ OH YES IT IS!

We follow the lovable Jack through a giant adventure of beanstalks and enormously funny characters. Be sure to make a date with our Jack and pals this January for some Fee-Fi-Fo-FUN and a whole lot of happily ever after.

These shows will run over 6 days, so don’t delay buy your tickets today!

Gen Admission: €16 / 13 (under 18’s & over 65’s)
Schools: €8, Teachers Free (ltd to 1 teacher per 10 children)

Please contact Íontas Arts office on 042 9753401 for school and group bookings.

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10
Jan
2019
Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

10 January 2019 7:30 pm

Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

This coming January, Íontas Theatre teams up with Born2Perform Stage School to bring you timeless classic ‘Jack & The Beanstalk’ OH YES IT IS!

We follow the lovable Jack through a giant adventure of beanstalks and enormously funny characters. Be sure to make a date with our Jack and pals this January for some Fee-Fi-Fo-FUN and a whole lot of happily ever after.

These shows will run over 6 days, so don’t delay buy your tickets today!

Gen Admission: €16 / 13 (under 18’s & over 65’s)
Schools: €8, Teachers Free (ltd to 1 teacher per 10 children)

Please contact Íontas Arts office on 042 9753401 for school and group bookings.

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11
Jan
2019
Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

11 January 2019 7:30 pm

Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

This coming January, Íontas Theatre teams up with Born2Perform Stage School to bring you timeless classic ‘Jack & The Beanstalk’ OH YES IT IS!

We follow the lovable Jack through a giant adventure of beanstalks and enormously funny characters. Be sure to make a date with our Jack and pals this January for some Fee-Fi-Fo-FUN and a whole lot of happily ever after.

These shows will run over 6 days, so don’t delay buy your tickets today!

Gen Admission: €16 / 13 (under 18’s & over 65’s)
Schools: €8, Teachers Free (ltd to 1 teacher per 10 children)

Please contact Íontas Arts office on 042 9753401 for school and group bookings.

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12
Jan
2019
Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

12 January 2019 7:30 pm

Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

This coming January, Íontas Theatre teams up with Born2Perform Stage School to bring you timeless classic ‘Jack & The Beanstalk’ OH YES IT IS!

We follow the lovable Jack through a giant adventure of beanstalks and enormously funny characters. Be sure to make a date with our Jack and pals this January for some Fee-Fi-Fo-FUN and a whole lot of happily ever after.

These shows will run over 6 days, so don’t delay buy your tickets today!

Gen Admission: €16 / 13 (under 18’s & over 65’s)
Schools: €8, Teachers Free (ltd to 1 teacher per 10 children)

Please contact Íontas Arts office on 042 9753401 for school and group bookings.

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13
Jan
2019
Derek Ryan

13 January 2019 8:00 pm

Derek Ryan

Derek Ryan continues to maintain his position at the top table of Irish Country Music’s elite with his brand of original material and country classics. His album, ‘The Fire’ spawned the hits ‘Heaven Tonight’, ‘Homeland’ and “Down On Your Uppers’ which will be featured along with his many classics ‘Hold On To Your Hat’, ‘God’s Plan’ and ‘Life Is A River’ during this concert tour.

The Carlow man, who is a many times recipient of awards for his performances and song writing, Including the Sunday World accolade for ‘Album of the Year’ and ‘Songwriter of the Year’ in 2018.

The highlight of the show is considered the moment the band and performance is stripped back, when Derek is left alone with his guitar on stage. This, to Derek, is a chance for his audience to get to know him better, and know more about the music.

Sunday 13th Jan, 8pm

Tickets €31

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23
Mar
2019
Neil Delamere

23 March 2019 8:00 pm

Neil Delamere

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE TOUR

Fresh from a sell-out tour, the star of BBC's The Blame Game and Soft Border Patrol, Neil Delamere, returns to Íontas Theatre with a brand new show. This time he thinks he has that whole "illusion of control" idea sussed. Then again he would think that, wouldn't he?

'You'll be hard-pressed to find a more gifted comic at the Fringe' ***** (Scotsman)
'One lean, mean, comedy, killing machine' ***** (Herald)

Saturday 23rd March, 8pm
€25

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30
Mar
2019
The Blindboy Podcast Live

30 March 2019 8:00 pm

The Blindboy Podcast Live

TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 14th SEPT FROM 10am

Blindboy's increased notability away from his band Rubberbandits, has allowed for him to explore wider avenues and create perhaps outrageously mind-altering brainchildren which can only be described as courageous, yet bonkers.

With a number one selling book under his belt and a podcast that has reached interest not only in Ireland but internationally, the satirist could possibly single-handedly change people's mind set on mental health and the deafening stigma it surrounds.

Outspoken, informed and empathetic, Blindboy engages his audience with an unusual touch of realism. There is a very authentic feeling of "freedom" he exhumes which allows his listeners and participants to openly speak their mind without judgement and no topic off limits - certainly an air of belonging encircling the space you find yourself in when listening or in company of Blindboy.

His latest innovative creation, The Blindboy podcast espouses mental health issues but reaches further into an eclectic spectrum of current topics from gun laws to feminism, racism or a bit of history. Blindboy has it covered.

His uncanny ability to articulate what nearly everyone is thinking is unparalleled and something that is sorely needed in Irish society. - The Daily Edge

8pm (Doors 7.30pm)
Adm: €26 (includes €1 Booking Admin fee)


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