The Matchmaker starring Jon Kenny and Mary McEvoy at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

A classic of Irish Theatre, this is an opportunity for all those who missed this show last time around to finally see it. It is also a chance for those who enjoyed it to relive the experience. It is based on the novella “Letters of a County Matchmaker” by John B.Keane, one of Ireland’s most […]

John B Kean’s Classic Big Maggie To Be Brought To Life On Birr Stage

The story of Big Maggie Polpin and her attempts to keep her family together after the death of her husband is an enduring theatre favourite.   The John B Keane classic will be brought to life at Birr Theatre & Arts Centre on Saturday 29 April by Laois’ newest theatre group, Fourth Wall Laois Theatre […]

John B Keane’s classic play ‘Big Maggie’ at The Source Thurles

The Fionn Mac Cumhaill Players return for the second time this year with John B Keane’s classic play ‘Big Maggie’. Newly widowed, with four children, Maggie Polpin is now ready to take power into her own hands, but at what cost? And what will her children say? This play has it all, revenge, greed and an […]

Borrisoleigh Drama Group Present The Chastitute by John B Keane

Borrisoleigh Drama Group are delighted to announce that their production of John B Keane’s The Chastitute will take place on the 15th &16th of April in The Marian Hall, Borrisoleigh. UPDATE: Due to popular demand The Chastitute will be performed for one extra night only on Monday May 2nd in The Marian Hall, Borrisoleigh. . […]

John B. Play ‘The Year of the Hiker’ To Be Staged in Rathcabbin

By: Rose Mannion. The much acclaimed Rathcabbin Players will bring the John B. Keane classic ‘The Year Of The Hiker’ to theatre lovers from January 20th. to 23rd. incl and from 28th. to 30th. January incl.  The venue is Rathcabbin Hall and the curtains go up at 8.30p.m. sharp. Admission is by booking only on […]