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April 2018

Ballyshannon Drama Presents ”Play On” 22nd-24th & 26th May 8.30pm

30th April 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

“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 is a rehearsal of the dreadful show with bickering actors, bumbling crew and backstage romances in full swing. Act II is the near disastrous dress rehearsal, and Act III is…

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June 2018

“Stars of the West” Musical Concert 16th June 2018 at 7pm

16th June 2018 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 pm

SOTW Stars of the West proudly presents ''Lets Party'' Saturday 16th June @ 7pm. Another great night will be had accompanied by fantastic Linda Guthrie Patrick Fagan. A great show not to be missed! Ticket Prices: Adults €12 Children €8 Family 2x2 €35 Call Box Office 071 98 51375 SOTW

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July 2018

Summer Camp 30th July – 3rd August 2018

30th July 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3rd August 2018 @ 1:30 pm
Abbey Arts Centre Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal Ireland + Google Map
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September 2018

Adult Auditions Treasure island the Panto

6th September 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Auditions for ‘Treasure Island’ the Panto will set sail on Thursday 20th September at 8pm in the Abbey Arts Centre. We hope to see all hands on deck - new and old seadogs welcome! No experience necessary! Why not pass the long winter nights singing, dancing, acting, laughing, while making new ‘mateys’ along the way! Hope to see you there, and remember, sharing is caring!!! Aarrgh  

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October 2018

3 Hail Marys – Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st October 2018

20th October 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 21st October 2018 @ 8:00 pm

3 HAIL MARY's After the huge nationwide success of THE REAL McCOY & it's sequel NOBODY's TALKING TO ME, Tommy Marren has only gone and written another fantastic play. We are delighted to welcome back the Crokey Hill Players and their new play 3 HAIL MARY's All systems go for our nationwide tour of my new play '3 Hail Mary's'!! Its set in a nursing home and tells the story of 3 Mary's who are about to leave the home…

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November 2018

Francis Harvey’s play ‘Farewell to Every White Cascade’ 7th November

7th November 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Abbey Arts Centre Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal Ireland + Google Map

Allingham Arts Festival Presents Francis Harvey's play 'Farewell to Every White Cascade'7th November @ 8pm as the opening event of the Allingham Arts Festival. 'Farewell to Every White Cascade' tells the story of how the building of the hydro electric station in Ballyshannon affected the lives of the members of one family. A very evocative piece of writing by a skilled writer, the play shows the conflicting emotions faced by people as the young Irish state struggled to find its…

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”The island Wake” 13th November @ 8pm in aid of Cancer Care West

13th November 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Abbey Arts Centre Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal Ireland + Google Map

Fergus Cleary’s The Island Wake comes to the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, in aid of Cancer Care West Tuesday 13th November @ 8pm €12/10 Fergus Cleary and his cast are staging their hilarious comedy “The Island Wake” in the Abbey Arts Centre on Thursday November 13th at 8pm in aid of Cancer Care West. Fergus is the first to admit that he completely underestimated the reaction to his play. Initially it was booked for one night only in the Balor…

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December 2018

Treasure Island 8th Dec & 15th Dec

8th December 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 15th December 2018 @ 10:00 pm
Abbey Arts Centre Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal Ireland + Google Map

Show Times: Sat 8th Dec 5pm - All Tickets €10 - Preview Show Sun 9th Dec 5pm Mon 10th Dec - Thurs 13th Dec - 8pm Sat 15th Dec 3pm & 8pm Ticket Prices: Adults €12 Child €10 Family 2 Adult, 2 children €40 Dont forget Booking office is now open call box office 071 98 51375 or email Please note booking early is advisable!!!! CHRISTMAS TIME IS PANTO TIME AT ABBEY ARTS CENTRE

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Treasure Island the Panto 9th -16th December 2018

9th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
Abbey Arts Centre Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal Ireland + Google Map

Aaaarrrggh me hearties!!!! The news is out! The production team are very excited to announce that ‘Treasure Island’ the Panto will be shipwrecked in the Abbey Arts Centre this December! This is a HUGE production with a massive cast of bloodthirsty pirates, ghosts, wenches and even the cheeky Polly the parrot!!! Contact Abbey Arts Centre to book your tickets 071 9851375 or Email :  X marks the spot! ☠️👻🧜🏻‍♂️🧜🏻‍♀️⚓️🚢⛰⚔️

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February 2019

Ballyshannon Drama Society Presents “The Importance of Being Earnest” 12-14th & 16th Feb 2019

February 12 @ 8:30 pm - February 16 @ 10:30 pm
Abbey Arts Centre Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal Ireland + Google Map

'The Importance of Being Earnest' by Oscar Wilde: Algernon Moncrieff - Sean Donegan Lane - Kevin Lilly Jack Worthing - Terence McEneaney Lady Bracknell - Rachel O'Connor Gwendolen Fairfax - Louise Larkin Miss Prism - Trish Keane Cecily Cardew - Sinead Luke Rev. Canon Chasuble, D. D. - Tony Liston Merriman - Mark Kirby The show will open in the Abbey Arts Centre on February 12th 13th, 14th and 16th, before heading out on the road to festivals around the…

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