The Abbey Theatre creates world-class theatre that actively engages with and reflects Irish society, placing the writer and theatre artist at the heart of the organisation.
access>CINEMA is the resource organisation for regional cultural cinema exhibition in Ireland. Our core activity is booking and despatching films, on both 35mm and DVD on behalf of our member groups.
Freelance playwright and theatre director
An Taibhdhearc - Amharclann Náisiúnta na Gaeilge
An Táin Arts Centre
I am a theatre director, with over 20 years experience in Irish theatre in many different capacities, including as an actor, casting director, and producer. I am currently Artistic Director of Shiva Productions
Stage Manager/ Actor
Aonghus Og McAnally
Arts & Disability Ireland
Arts & Disability Ireland (ADI) is the national development and resource organisation for arts and disability.
axis - Arts and Community Resource Centre
axis is an arts centre & community resource centre based in Ballymun.
Baboró - International Arts Festival for Children
Backstage Theatre, Longford, is a leading arts venue in the heart of the midlands, bringing you the very best in drama, music, dance and comedy.
The aim of Ballet Ireland is to develop a full-time classical ballet company of the highest quality, with a wide-ranging repertoire of international standard, which promotes an appreciation of ballet amongst people of all ages and backgrounds and generates a significant audience for performances on both national and international stages.
Ballina Arts Centre
The development of Ballina Arts Centre, offers support to visual artists by the provision of a visual arts space, and a growing programme of artists' workshop and master-classes.
Ballymaloe Grainstore is a 300-seat venue (400+ standing/seated) located on the grounds of Ballymaloe House in Shanagarry, Co. Cork. It enjoys an exceptionally beautiful location in the middle of a 300-acre estate with one of the world's most famous country house hotels and restaurant only steps away. We present music, small-scale theatre, comedy, screenings and art exhibitions.
Barnstorm Theatre Company
Theatre company based in the medieval city of Kilkenny that performs children's, community, and youth theatre.
Bewley's Cafe Theatre
Bewley's Cafe Theatre, located in the former Oriental Room of the Grafton Street Cafe, is Dublin's foremost stage for lunchtime drama & one of the city's most exciting venues for evening cabaret, jazz and comedy.
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
Offaly's centre for the arts.
Blue Teapot is a multi-award winning Theatre Company, Performing Arts School and Outreach programme for people with intellectual disabilities at the forefront of arts & disability in Ireland. We are committed to high quality theatre, training and the celebration of creativity.
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
Actor, Director, Facilitator, Teacher. Improv for Kids. Speech & Drama, Youth Theatre.
Carlow Arts Festival
Carlow Arts Festival is an annual multi-disciplinary_arts festival which takes place in Carlow town._ Now in its 38th year, the festival fosters culture and the arts in all its forms, promoting the growth of visual art, theatre, music, dance, spectacle, multi-disciplinary arts and entertainment by offering wide-ranging artistic experiences and activities to appeal to a diverse domestic and international audience of all ages.
Cavan County Council
Centre Culturel Irlandais
The Civic Theatre - South Dublins Premier Venue for Drama, Comedy, Dance, Music & Opera.
Clare County Council
Clonmel Junction Festival
Clonmel Junction Festival is an annual arts festival which takes place each July in the town of Clonmel. The festival hosts international theatre, emerging theatre, children's theatre, family entertainment, circus, dance, rock, world music, comedy and lots of free entertainment.
CoisCéim Dance Theatre
Hi, I'm Colin Condon. I'm an actor from Dublin. I have a BA (Hons) degree in Drama (Performance) from The Conservatory of Music and Drama, DIT.
Conall Ó Riain
Cork Midsummer Festival
Cork Midsummer Festival is an annual city-wide summer celebration of contemporary arts and culture, combining local, national and international events to deliver unique experiences that appeal to everyone. Experience unusual things in unusual places with theatre, off-site performances, contemporary and popular music, participatory projects, mass free events, a family programme, dance, debate, ideas, visual and conceptual art.
Cork Opera House
Cork Opera House seeks to serve its city and surrounding region as a municipal theatre, offering its audiences a world class programme of events across all disciplines in the performing arts.
Courthouse Arts Centre
One of Ireland's most friendly and intimate venues for live music, theatre and cinema.
Dance Ireland is the national resource and service organisation dedicated to developing programmes & supports for the needs of the professional dance artist in Ireland while increasing public interest & involvement in dance.
Dance Theatre of Ireland
A professional Contemporary dance Company creating multidisciplinary work for Theatre and Festivals directed by Robert Connor/Loretta Yurick. Dance Theatre of Ireland tour nationally and internationally and conduct extensive educational/outreach activities nationwide. They are based in a purpose-built Centre for Dance in Dun Laoghaire where they offer a wide-ranging programme of participatory dance classes to the public and also support the work of the Dublin Youth Dance Company
Voice Coach, Trad musician (accordion), Actor
Claremorris Town Hall
I am the house tech in Claremorris Town Hall
David Francis Moore
Dean Crowe Theatre & Arts Centre
The theatre provides an entertaining and varied programme of events throughout the yeay including drama, comedy, musicals, muisc, opera, dance, art exhibitions, childrens events and much much more.
Freelance writer, director and performer. Formerly Artistic Director of Upstate Theatre Project, Theatre Director at City Arts Centre and co-founder/performer with Co-Motion Theatre Company. Author/performer of 'The Dubliners Dilemma' based on James Joyce's 'Dubliners' currently (2014/15) touring.
Down to Earth
Down to Earth are a not for profit community arts initiative. Working in schools and with local communities addressing social issues through a series of arts projects.
A centre for the arts and entertainment in the heart of Blanchardstown.
Droichead Arts Centre
Centre for the Arts in Drogheda and the North-east Region, gallery and venue for theatre, film, exhibitions and events.
Druid Theatre Company
Award-winning theatre company based in Galway City in the West of Ireland.
Dublin City Council
Dublin Dance Festival
The Dublin Dance Festival is a celebration of international dance, the only festival solely dedicated to promoting contemporary dance in Ireland.
Dublin Fringe Festival
16 day festival of Theatre, Comedy, Music, Dance & Spectacle in Dublin.
Dublin Theatre Festival
Dublin Theatre Festival is Europe's oldest specialist theatre festival and has been on the world's Festival calendar since 1957! The Festival stages major international theatre of scale, and has hosted productions by the world's most highly regarded artists, while also premiering work by the giants of Irish theatre.
Dublin Youth Theatre
Dublin Youth Theatre offers quality arts experiences for young people aged 14 - 22 who live in the Dublin area and is open to all young people regardless of nationality, faith, race or financial circumstances.
Dun Laoghaire / Rathdown County Council
Dunamaise Arts Centre
Ealaín na Gaeltachta
Earagail Arts Festival
The Earagail Arts Festival brings music, theatre and performance to beaches, forests, country retreats and villages all over North and West Donegal. The Festival normally takes place over a 2 week period each July.
I'm a theatremaker and disability advocate, promoting and facilitating relaxed performance for neurodivergent audiences.
Producer, Dramaturg, She co-founded the production Company LOFT PRODUCTIONS Ireland in late 2017, where she is currently Head of Theatre Production. LOFT PRODUCTIONS currently has 4 shows in production, with 2018 booking now.
Eoin Ó hAnnracháin
Fidget Feet Aerial Dance
Invoke the imagination, provoke the senses, and evoke the emotions.
The Firkin Crane is an architecturally unique centre for the arts, located in the heart of Cork city. While we continue to be a focal point for dance in Ireland, the many spaces within the building are adaptable to many uses, including: live theatre, concerts, pantomime and opera, art exhibitions, lectures and poetry readings. Facilities are available for visual, multimedia and sound arts.
Fishamble Theatre Company
Friars' Gate Theatre
Galway Film Fleadh
Galway International Arts Festival
Celebrating artistic innovation and excellence from around the world.
Garter Lane Arts Centre
Established in 1984, Garter Lane Arts Centre is a multi-disciplinary arts centre with a year-round programme in theatre, film, music, dance, literature, comedy, visual and children's arts based in Waterford city. Funded by the Arts Council, Waterford City Council and the Department of Social Protection, the arts centre contains a recently refurbished 160 theatre, gallery, Bausch & Lomb dance studio, children's room, artists' studios and offices.
Independent Producer based in Cork currently working with Andrew Flynn of Decadent Theatre Company on national touring projects of works by Martin McDonagh. Promoter currently working with Karen Underwood and John O'Brien on new touring show 'Of Ladies Lost and Found'. Freelance Director working on adaptation of works by William Makepeace Thackeray.
The Glens Centre is a gorgeously intimate venue housed in a converted church. The performance space seats up to 140, has excellent natural acoustics.
Glór Theatre, is the West Coast of Ireland's premier event venue for drama, film, music, comedy, musicals, exhibitions art workshops and more.
Graffiti Theatre Company
A unique brand of drama and theatre work for young people.
Darren is an improviser, a multi-skilled maker of theatre & music, an arts facilitator, and the founder of Grand Stretch – an improvisation-based arts company. Since graduating with a BA in Drama & Theatre Studies from Trinity College Dublin, Darren has trained extensively in the THEATRESPORTS™ style & philosophy of improvisation, while based in Canada from 2014-2016. Having worked with Vancouver Theatresports™, performing as part of their ensemble and holding the position of Education & Outreach Coordinator on their administration team, Darren recently obtained the licence to practice and produce THEATRESPORTS™ in Ireland. He recently completed an 8-day Masterclass in improvisation with Keith Johnstone (author of 'Impro for Theatre', and creator of THEATRESPORTS™).
Hawk's Well Theatre
The Hawk's Well Theatre in Sligo host a diverse programme of arts and entertainments.
Honest Arts Production Company
Improvised Music Company
Irish Chamber Orchestra
Irish Modern Dance Theatre
John Scott's Irish Modern Dance Theatre, based in Dublin, Ireland, is a physically/culturally diverse ensemble ranging from Virtuosic Cunningham dancers to African Torture survivors. Scott, a choreographer and singer, has studied and performed with Meredith Monk, Sara Rudner, Yoshiko Chuma and Anna Sokolow He also studied with Susan Buirge.
Irish National Opera
Irish Street Arts, Circus & Spectacle Network
The Irish Street Arts, Circus & Spectacle Network is Ireland's leading support & advocacy organisation for the development of these art forms. Our members are people who actively support, create & encourage the development of Street Arts, Circus & Spectacle arts for & by Irish artists. ISACS are also members of the Independent Street Arts Network UK & the EU network-Circostrada. ISACS are partnered with the MA in Festive Arts at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick.
Irish Theatre Institute
dramaturg, producer, journalist
Writer, director, actor. Founder of Banba Theatre Company.
John Austin Connolly
Kathleen Warner Yeates
Kerry County Council
Kildare County Council
Kilkenny Arts Festival
Kilkenny Arts Festival is Ireland's oldest arts Festival celebrating 40 years in 2013.The Festival presents exciting events across a number of art forms including literature,visual arts, music, theatre, spectacle, craft & family. It showcases some of the biggest names in the arts from both Ireland & around the world welcoming 28,000 people to Kilkenny annually
Landmark Productions is one of Ireland's leading theatre producers.
Letterkenny Arts Centre
Lime Tree Theatre
Limerick City & County Council
Linenhall Arts Centre
Liz Roche Company
Louth County Council
Named the 2015 “Hoffnungsträgerin” (Bearer of Hope) by Tanz magazine, Maria Nilsson Waller is a Swedish born choreographer, performer, musician and composer. Known to bring dance to unexpected places, her poetic and mesmerising work is constantly looking to push the boundaries of technical possibilities, discover new ways to use traditional and alternative performance spaces and engage with old and new audience of today. Her work "Journey" and "Blanca" has toured extensively to young audiences.
Theatre Director, Educator, Producer and Venue Manager
Speckintime is an emergent theatre company, founded by Matthew Ralli. Its primary objectives are to entertain, to stimulate thoughtful discussion, and to form a valuable connection with a varied audience. It is a strong believer in collaboration and seeks opportunities to work with other like-minded artists and companies. Previous productions: The Art of Wedlock and Deeds of Deceit.
A theatre teacher of Voice, Chekhov technique , Ensemble and Shakespeare , working at various institutions including NUI Galway and Chekhov training and Performance Ireland for courses in the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique. I am also a theatre director specialising in world classics. i direct through CTPI and have directed many student and youth theatre productions. I am the author of TEACHING VOICE published by Nick Hern Books in 2016 for facilitators and teachers.
Meath County Council
Mermaid Arts Centre
Michele Ann Kelly
The Mill Theatre was born in 2006 out of a shared passion for theatre music and the arts. The vision, energy and creativity that were the catalysts then still inspire and now 10 years later the theatre is looking forward to an exciting new phase.
Monaghan County Council & Market House Venue & Gallery
Mothers Artists Makers
Mouth on Fire
Mouth on Fire was set up in 2010 to primarily perform the work of Irish playwright Samuel Beckett. We employ highly skilled actors to promote Beckett's work in conventional, unconventional and site-specific locations. Other writers/poets that are of interest are Wilde, Shakespeare, Heaney, Yeats & Kavanagh.
Mullingar Arts Centre
Music for Galway
Music Generation is Ireland's National Music Education Programme that transforms the lives of children and young people through access to high quality performance music education in their locality. Initiated by Music Network, Music Generation is co-funded by U2, The Ireland Funds, the Department of Education and Skills and Local Music Education Partnerships.
Purple Hare Theatre Company is a professional Irish Theatre company based in Dublin, Ireland. It was founded in February 2016 under the name â€˜Les Enfants Terriblesâ€™ by two Franco-Irish artists, Nathalie Clement and Stella Godmet. Our company brings new writing and thought-provoking work on to the stage and to a wide audience. Our aim is to make people experience, feel and think about timeless yet current issues.
Nenagh Arts Centre
Nenagh Arts Centre is committed to presenting a dynamic and ambitious multi-disciplinary programme of events that creates and develops audiences for the arts and contributes to local arts development in Nenagh and its environs.
Niamh Lawlor BDes MA is founder and Artistic Director of Púca Puppets since 1997. Maker, performer, writer, director and designer for Púca and other theatre companies (The Ark, Team, The Abbey, etc). She works as a collaborative and participative artist in many contexts with work bridging the visual and theatre arts.
Pan Pan Theatre Company
Actor, writer & director. Chartered accountant.
Philip St John
I am a writer and performer. Shows include "kuddelmuddel" and "the show about the show". Other work includes an artist cafÃ© "The Robinsons' Sunday Roadshow CafÃ©", a charity shop "Help Me! Help Me!" and a piece in a container in Germany "Your Place, My Home".
Project Arts Centre
Quintessence Theatre Company
Riverbank Arts Centre
Riverbank Arts Centre is a vibrant multi-disciplinary arts venue, with a visual arts gallery and dedicated children's arts space. Conveniently located in the heart of Newbridge town, just off the M7 motorway and only 40 minutes from Dublin, Riverbank is a lively and vibrant centre catering for a broad range of ages and interests.
Robbie Blake is an artist working as a composer and performance-maker in the contexts of music, theatre, dance and live art. Robbie creates new work that expands how music is made and experienced. Robbieâ€™s work is fueled by curiosity and carried out with sensitivity. Robbie is the artistic director of Tonnta, a music company and dedicated new-music vocal ensemble. Recent collaborations include composer/conductor of Town Choir in PuSh Festival, Vancouver, with Theatre Replacement.
Momentum Acting Studio
Rough Magic Theatre Company
Rough Magic has built an organisation characterised by continual regeneration. Its adherence to artistic excellence, pluralism, and an egalitarian approach to the creative ensemble, has delivered over 50 Irish premieres, the debuts of many theatre-makers, and the pioneering SEEDS programme. Our policy has three strands: commissioning new Irish work, presenting the best of contemporary international writing and innovative productions from the classical repertoire.
Sadhbh Barrett Coakley
Samuel Beckett Theatre
Sarah has worked in London and Dublin as a director, performer, mask maker, movement director and facilitator. Sarah is a graduate of LISPA and was recently awarded Dublin City Councilâ€™s Incubation Space Award 2015.
Seamus Ennis Cultural Centre
Siamsa Tíre, celebrating culture – Home to the National Folk Theatre of Ireland.
Smock Alley Theatre
Solstice Arts Centre
South Dublin County Council
St John's Theatre & Arts Centre
St Patrick's Festival
Theatrical lighting designer and technician
The Ark, A Cultural Centre for Children
The Ark is a unique, purpose-built cultural centre in the heart of Dublin's Temple Bar, where children aged 2 -12 can explore theatre, music, literature, art, film, dance and more. Our programme of world class performances, exhibitions and creative workshops changes every few weeks, so expect a different experience every visit!
The Complex is a multi-disciplinary arts movement, located in the heart of Dublin’s northwest inner city.
The Corn Exchange
The Corn Exchange consists of a loose ensemble of players who practice the company's exhilarating trademark style of Commedia dell'Arte, which encourages risk and champions precision through play.
The Lir is the National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin. Its aim is to train young actors, designers, directors, playwrights, stage managers and theatre technicians to the highest international standards for careers in the theatre and allied professions.
The New Theatre
The Ramor Theatre
The Source Arts Centre
Opened in 2006, The Source Arts Centre consists of a 250 seat, state of the art auditorium with flexible seating and a dedicated visual arts space.
The Venue Theatre
The Venue Theatre, in Ratoath, Co. Meath, is Meaths newest theatre, seating 234 in comfortable and intimate surroundings.
Theatre Lovett produce work for young and old. Since our foundation in 2010 we have had four Dublin Theatre Festival premieres and have toured extensively both nationally and internationally. 2016 touring includes The Kennedy Centre and The Wallis Annenberg Centre, LA. Recent productions: The True Story of Hansel and Gretel (DTF 2015); Mr. Foley, The Radio Operator; A Feast of Bones (DTF 2013); The Girl who Forgot to Sing Badly (The Ark/Theatre Lovett).
Freelance musical director and pianist with interest in musical drama and theatrical productions.
Tipperary County Council
Freelance theatre and opera director, curator and consultant.
Town Hall Theatre
Triskel Arts Centre
Serving as a stage for international, national and local artists of the highest calibre Triskel Christchurch is Cork's leading multi-disciplinary arts venue. Set against the backdrop of a stunningly restored neo-classical Georgian church we stage a range of genre including live music, cultural cinema, visual art and literary events.
Tyrone Guthrie Centre
Uilinn West Cork Arts Centre
University Concert Hall
Upstate Theatre Project
Upstate Theatre Project is a collaborative performing arts organisation.
Visual, George Bernard Shaw Theatre
VISUAL is an iconic multi-disciplinary arts centre in the heart of Carlow Town, with four world class gallery spaces and a 320-seat performance space.
Waterford City Council
Waterford Youth Arts
West Cork Music
West Cork Music was established in 1995 and has grown from a small voluntary organisation to a company which is dedicated to bringing the highest calibre of musical & literary experience to Ireland. We run three festivals annually: West Cork Chamber Music Festival 29 June - 8 July; West Cork Literary Festival 13 - 20 July; & Masters of Tradition 22 - 26 August.
Westport Town Hall
Wexford Arts Centre
Inspiring Creativity in the community Arts for All, Arts For life. Wexford Arts Centre is the oldest operating regional arts centre since 1978. It delivers a vibrant contemporary arts programme with emphasis on participation and education in visual arts, theatre, music, dance and literature. It receives incoming productions as well as produce productions.
Wexford County Council Arts Dept
The Arts Department of Wexford County Council aims to improve the quality of life for the citizens of County Wexford by enabling people to engage in high quality arts experiences and by stimulating and supporting standards of excellence among artists in their practice.
Wexford Festival Opera
Wexford Opera House is Ireland's first custom-built, multi-purpose Opera House, offering two diverse performance spaces, The O' Reilly Theatre and The Jerome Hynes Theatre.
Youth Theatre Ireland
Youth Theatre Ireland is the national development organisation for youth theatre.