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Address: Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 568 660
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One of several popular theaters in the culturally-rich city of Galway.

One of several popular theaters in the culturally-rich city of Galway.

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Fantastically intimate theatre

Went to see Berthold Brecht's "Caucasian Chalk Circle" performed by the students of the Drama and Theatre faculty at NUI Galway. Absolutely brilliant performance. This is a small... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 February 2016
Gert V
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Ballinrobe, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Went to see Berthold Brecht's "Caucasian Chalk Circle" performed by the students of the Drama and Theatre faculty at NUI Galway. Absolutely brilliant performance. This is a small, very intimate theatre which - unfortunately - does not have regular performances but only special events. The seating arrangement is sort of semi-circular, 4 rows rather comfy chair at different levels (kind... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We saw their "Henriad" performance of four Shakespeare history plays at the Kilkenny Arts Festival. A wonderful evening! Seven hours including intervals, and we didn't notice the time passing! The cast were all magnificent. If one had to single out just one, then it would have to be Marty Rea as Richard II in the first play, a mesmerising performance.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015

I have always enjoyed theatre productions in Ireland and I consider the Druid Company at the top of the table. Last night I was fortunate enough to attend the second preview night of their ambitious Shakespeare Druid presentation. There are four plays that chronicle the tumult of the period covering the reigns of Richard II, Henry IV, and Henry V.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

if you want an intimate theatre experience then see a production at Druid or The Mick lally theatre...it's quaint, intimate and rather quite jolly...once you enter you know you are in a special place...I saw 'be infants in evil' last night a very dark play punctuated with humor and i tell you there were moments i thought i was in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2012

lovely small theater that do performances of Irish playwrites that then tend to travel internationally. see what is on when there. some are not in Irish...

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