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Dunamaise Arts Centre, is the premier arts location in the Midlands and hosts a superb selection of Theatre, Music, Dance, Cinema, Exhibitions and Workshops each season. Located in the centre of Portlaoise town; Dunamaise Arts Centre is a jewel in the crown of Laois; and consists of a 240 seat theatre and cinema, art gallery, cafe and workshop spaces.

The arts centre welcomes a vast breadth of professional and amateur artists and productions to its stage, gallery and screen every year. A few significant memories from its repertoire include performances by Druid Theatre company and The Abbey,  a visit from President Michael D. Higgins, a performance by The Chieftains and the receipt of Portlaoise born actor Robert Sheehan’s famous hoodie from RTE’s popular Love Hate series, which is proudly displayed at its Box Office and many more wonderful events.

Cafe Latte is a light filled space serving homecooked local food. A perfect spot to have a bite to eat.

 

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Dunamaise Arts Centre, is the premier arts location in the Midlands and hosts a superb selection of Theatre, Music, Dance, Cinema, Exhibitions and Workshops each season. Located in the centre of Portlaoise town; Dunamaise Arts Centre is a jewel in the crown of Laois; and consists of a 240 seat theatre and cinema, art gallery, cafe and workshop spaces.

The arts centre welcomes a vast breadth of professional and amateur artists and productions to its stage, gallery and screen every year. A few significant memories from its repertoire include performances by Druid Theatre company and The Abbey,  a visit from President Michael D. Higgins, a performance by The Chieftains and the receipt of Portlaoise born actor Robert Sheehan’s famous hoodie from RTE’s popular Love Hate series, which is proudly displayed at its Box Office and many more wonderful events.

Cafe Latte is a light filled space serving homecooked local food. A perfect spot to have a bite to eat.

 

Contact
Church Street, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, Ireland
Opening Hours:
Mon. Closed
Tue. 10:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Wed. 10:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Thu. 10:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Fri. 10:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Sat. 10:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Sun. 10:30 AM - 05:00 PM

August 2020

14th August @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on 15th August 2020 at 8:00 pm

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The latest social media sensation is hitting the road with his brand new theatre tour due to overwhelming demand! Come along to Dunamaise Arts Centre and join Kieran for a night of laughs.

15th August @ 10:00 am - 23rd August @ 5:00 pm
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A participatory art project between artist, Annie Holland and a group of older people from rural Laois born before or just after 1922. Using photography and video, Annie Holland focuses on how the process of […]

September 2020

4th September @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm €30
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Impressionist Oliver Callan is in Portlaoise with his live show at the Dunamaise Arts Centre.

October 2020

16th October @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm €20
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These top rated folk musicians and singers bring to life - with the exact same instrumentation, songs and close as you will get vocals - the sound and appearance of the internationally renowned Dubliners.

30th October - 1st November
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The premiere of a new work composed by Martin Tourish with young musicians from the Music Generation Laois Trad Orchestra will take place as part of Tionól 2020. This new work has been commissioned by […]