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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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The Donegal Choir of Ages Saturday 29th Sept @ 7pm

Donegal County Council Social Inclusion Unit Ceol le Chéile – The Donegal Choir of Ages Choral Director Veronica McCarron. Veronica McCarron lives in Cashelard, near Ballyshannon. She studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music in Glasgow and at the University of Perth, Western Australia. She has enjoyed a long[…]

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A Sunday Miscellany Sun 7th Oct @ 3pm

As part of Bluestack Festival A Sunday Afternoon Miscellany Sunday 7th October @ 3pm €5 Mary O’Donnell and Nuala O’Connor In Conversation Music by Niamh Currid, Piano. Mary O’Donnell and Nuala O’Connor are both widely published in poetry, fiction, short stories and memoir pieces and they enjoy an in-depth knowledge[…]

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