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The Abbey Arts and Cultural Centre

The Abbey Arts & Cultural Centre is situated at the top of the beautiful and ancient market town of Ballyshannon. It opened its doors originally as a cinema in 1959 and currently serves the local communities of South and West Donegal, Leitrim, North Sligo, Fermanagh and Tyrone with a rich programme of theatre, music, comedy, dance, visual arts, eduction and film.

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”Its Wine Oclock” 28th October

“IT’S WINE O’CLOCK!” Grab your hat and come along to the craziest wedding of the year! The show centres around Vera, the farmers 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[…]

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Film Club 12th july 8pm After the Storm

Dir: Hirokazu Koreeda      Japan            2016   117 mins        Cert: CLUB Starring: Hiroshi Abe, Yôko Maki, Satomi Kobayashi Language: Japanese Available from: July Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DwJcIoFuhto   A divorced father tries to put his family back together in director Kore-eda Hirokazu’s family tale. A young divorced dad tries to get back into[…]

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Film Club 28th June 8pm – Lady Macbeth

Lady Macbeth” reveals the essence of its plot in the title, but the dark twists of the thrilling narrative still manage to surprise. The feature-length debut of British theater director William Oldroyd suggests what might happen if Alfred Hitchcock directed “Wuthering Heights.” Adapting from Nikolai Leskov’s 1865 novel, Oldroyd and[…]

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