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local arts
Peter Panto

Peter Panto

Tue 17 Jan - Sun 22 Jan

For their 14th annual pantomime let Arclight take you to Neverland, the place where you never have to grow up. “It’s not on any chart, you must find it with your heart.”

Join Peter Pan, Wendy, Tinkerbell and all their friends as they battle with the dastardly Captain Hook and his posse of pesky pirates. Fun for all the family.

monday night cinema
Things to Come

Things to Come

Mon 23 Jan

★★★★ The Guardian
★★★★ The Telegraph

In one of Isabelle Huppert finest performances, Things To Come, portrays the sudden change in Philosophy teacher Nathalie’s comfortable life. In her sixties, Nathalie must contend with the sudden crises of being alone. Soberly Nathalie draws on the reserves of strength she has accumulated over years of contemplation to deal with the barrage of crises now facing her.

sold out
High Heels in Low Places

High Heels in Low Places

Sat 28 Jan

★★★★ Time Out
★★★★★ Ed Fest Mag

Hilarious and poignant, Panti traces her journey from small-town boy kicking against traditions to towering plastique woman in false lashes making history.

monday night cinema
American Honey

American Honey

Mon 30 Jan

★★★★ the Guardian
★★★★ Rolling Stone

Dumpster diving for food with her young siblings, 18 year Texan, Star catches the eye of Jake (Shia LaBeouf).  After a brief,  intense flirtation in a supermarket, Jake offers Star an out from her abusive, poverty ridden homelife, the oppurtunity to join him and his motley crew on the road.

selling fast
Des Bishop

Des Bishop

Wed 1 Feb - Thu 2 Feb

Des is old enough now to know that when his Mom used her favourite expression, “one day you will understand”, that she was often correct. However, sometimes she was just hiding from having to explain the complexities of life.

Inishfallen Fare Thee Well

Inishfallen Fare Thee Well

Fri 3 Feb

This is a story of Sean O’Casey’s life growing up in Dublin while political and artistic life was fermenting that eventually led to The Great Lock Out of 1913, The Easter Rising of 1916 and The Great War 1914-1918.

extra date added
Michael Harding: Talking to Strangers 2017

Michael Harding: Talking to Strangers 2017

Sat 4 Feb - Sun 5 Feb

Michael Harding returns to Pavilion Theatre with his latest book, Talking to Strangers and to ruminate on his life over the past 18 months, playing the Bull McCabe on stage in Dublin, struggling with self-doubt, faith, and psychotherapy, and the chaos of building an extension to his home near Lough Allen.

monday night cinema
I, Daniel Blake

I, Daniel Blake

Mon 6 Feb

★★★★★ The Guardian
★★★★ The Irish Times

Newcastle carpenter Daniel Blake (Dave Johns) is recovering from a recent heart attack. He finds himself fighting a welfare system where his benefits will be taken away unless he looks for work, despite doctor’s orders preventing him from working if he does find a job.

The Humours of Bandon by Margaret McAuliffe

The Humours of Bandon by Margaret McAuliffe

Tue 7 Feb - Wed 8 Feb

★★★★ The Irish Times
★★★★ The Reviews Hub

On the eve of the Irish Open championship, we meet Annie, a 16 year old Dubliner, as she charts us through the various successes and disappointments of her Irish Dancing life. We share her mind numbing commitment and burning desire to win the Irish Open title. Will she win and, if so, in what way?

selling fast
Jason Byrne Is Propped Up

Jason Byrne Is Propped Up

Thu 9 Feb

“The king of live comedy” - The Times

Jason Byrne’s brand new show has everything you’ve come to expect from ‘The Outright King of Live Comedy’ (The Times), plus Ducks, False Chins, Portable Igloos, Bewildered Owls and much, much more.

A Viennese Strauss Gala

A Viennese Strauss Gala

Sat 11 Feb

World on Stage bring you A Viennese Strauss Gala but now a new production of this ever popular Show.

The Show features highlights from some of the great Operettas of the Strauss family, Kalman and Lehar; including Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow and many more.

Shark in the Park

Shark in the Park

Sun 12 Feb - Mon 13 Feb

Featuring all 3 of the ‘Shark in the Park’ Series – Shark in the Park, Shark in the Dark and Shark in the Park on a Windy Day – this fin-tastic, family musical follows Timothy Pope (and his telescope!) on 3 exciting adventures…

monday night cinema
Memories

Memories

Mon 13 Feb

Following an accident at home 85 year old Madeleine’s adult sons decide to place her in a retirement home against her wishes. The film focuses on her special bond with grandson Romain who visits her often. One night Madeleine runs away from the retirement home to revisit her memories and remember her life , secretly contacting Romain who follows her.

special screening
Brief Encounter

Brief Encounter

Tue 14 Feb

★★★★★ The Guardian
★★★★ Empire

Bored suburban housewife Laura has a chance encounter with Alec, a doctor, at a train station. Enjoying each other’s company they arrange to meet again. As their friendship grows they find that their feelings are turning in to something romantic.

special screening
Lost In Translation

Lost In Translation

Tue 14 Feb

★★★★ Rolling Stone
★★★★★ Empire

Ageing American actor Bob (Bill Murray) and newly married graduate Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson) cross paths in their hotel in Tokyo. A late night encounter in the hotel bar sees them embark on a fleeting friendship fueled by their mutual loneliness.