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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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Line Up for the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival 2016

The line up for this years Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival has just been announced. Taking place in the Abbey Arts Centre will be: Thursday, September 29, 8.00pm. €10. Dark Daughter Productions present Mother Loss Written and Directed by Maura Logue. Original Music by Niamh Currid. With Linda Kearns,[…]

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Film Club News

THIS Wednesday will mark the end of the current season of film club. It will resume again on the 17th August with the title “Despite the Falling Snow” This Wednesday: The Assassin Wednesday 22nd June, 8pm, €7 Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, France       2015        104 mins     Cert: CLUB Director:       Hou[…]

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Special Event – “ATLANTIC”

The Abbey Arts Centre will be showing the Feature length docuentary “ATLANTIC” on Wednesday 1st June as a special event as part of our film club. “Atlantic” is brought to you from the Director Risteard O’Domhnaill who also directed the 2010 documentary “The Pipe” and will feature scenes from Ireland, Norway[…]

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