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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.
Congratulations to Ballyshannon Drama Festival on a hugely successful Drama Festival this year. The results of the 66th Ballyshannon Drama Festival were as follows: THE PATSY CROAL BLUE RIBAND: ‘Sylvia’ by Prosperous OPEN SECTION FIRST PLACE (Maureen Gallagher Award): ‘Sylvia’, Prosperous SECOND PLACE (C. J. King Award): ‘Beneath An Irish[…]Read More »
“Play On” is the story of the Dunbar Drama Society and its mounting of a local playwright’s original murder mystery. With no royalty fees to pay, the company thinks it got a great deal until the playwright continues to interrupt the rehearsal process with constant rewrites and changes. Act I[…]Read More »