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Overtime mentioned in Emer O’Kelly’s review of the theatrical year.

‘…While Jane McCarthy’s Overtime at the New Theatre may not count as Fringe, being an old-fashioned “well-made play” it impressed me enormously as the work of a new writer.’ – Emer O’Kelly, Sunday Independent. Read her full review of 2012 at independent.ie Watch out for Overtime when it returns to The New Theatre May 20th […]

Rehearsal Room available for hire in New Theatre

Approx Size: 6 metres x 7 metres. Ceiling to floor height is standard. Available: Monday – Friday 10.00am to 9.00pm NOT suitable for dance or live performances. Rent by day or by week only. Enquire to thenewtheatre1997@gmail.com with ‘rehearsal room’ in subject line. Upfront payment must be secured once contract is signed.

Reviews for Mass Appeal

Bill C. Davis’ Mass Appeal has received some great reviews recently: **** “Hugely Entertaining” – Irish Mail on Sunday. “Provocative and pertinent” – Irish Times Read Sara Keating’s full review at www.irishtimes.com

Meal Deal for Christmas Cabaret Show

La Dolce Vita (Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar, authentic Italian cooking) in association with The New Theatre are offering a pre-show menu deal. For €25 euro you get a full meal plus a full Cabaret show. Tickets must be paid for in cash at The New Theatre before you can sit for your meal. You can […]

Great reviews for recent New Theatre shows

It has been a fantastic year at The New Theatre. Recent plays showing here (The Horse Trading Diaries, The Pitch and Overtime) have attracted many great reviews. Here is a selection of them:The Horse Trading Diaries by Shane Burke“ridiculously charming … as engaging as it is endearing … ****” – entertainment.ieThe Pitch by Shane Connaughton“Mesmerising…I […]

The Pitch by Shane Connaughton on tour

The Pitch is going on tour! Here follows a list of dates and venues: Date Venue / GAA Club Tel FRI 31 AUG + SAT 1 SEPT 2012 REDHILLS,CO.CAVAN (087)2672188 SAT 8 SEPT 2012 FINGALIANS,SWORDS (01)8400125 SAT 15 SEPT 2012 WEXFORD ARTS CENTRE (053)9123764 SAT 22 SEPT 2012 CLANNA GAEL/FONTENOYS (087)9011716 SAT 29 SEPT 2012 […]

Velvet Revolution a hit at Galway Fringe

Velvet Revolution, which is on at The New Theatre from Aug 20th was hailed by critics at The Galway Fringe recently: ‘A fresh and original voice in Irish Writing. Highlight of the week’ – Irish Times

Fiscal Stability Treaty debate at The New Theatre

Temple Bar Traders Association, the not-for-profit organisation that represents business, Arts and services in the area arranged a debate on the fiscal stability treaty in Temple Bar. The debate aimed to engage and inform business and arts organisations in the area on the upcoming referendum. Panellists included Minister of State for European Affairs Lucinda Creighton, […]

A Poem by Pat Ingoldsby

MY PROMISE TO EXAM STUDENTS You will never have to worry about whether or not “Ingoldsby” is going to come up on your English paper because I never fucking well will. I think too much of my poems to allow them to be used as examination fodder. The last place on earth I wish you […]

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