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Droichead Arts Centre Events | 2021

A vibrant multi-disciplinary centre in Drogheda, housed over two buildings, providing an extensive curated arts programme of theatre, music, film, visual arts, opera, dance, comedy, literature, family/children, outreach and festivals.

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SOLO: Home from Home

SOLO: Home from Home

  • 04/09/21-25/09/21
  • Time: 20:00
  • Cost: €16

Droichead Arts Centre presents SOLO: Home from Home
SOLO, curated by SJ McArdle, is an intimate concert series which Droichead has produced in various guises. We are delighted to bring it back in front of a live audience. “SOLO: Home from Home” will take place over four Saturdays in September in the theatre at Droichead. Each week’s show will feature two artists, making a total of eight engaging performances from some of the most innovative artists in Ireland today.
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SOLO | Aoife Scott & Dagogo Hart

Aoife Scott & Dagogo Hart

  • Date:11/09/21
  • Time:20:00
  • Cost:€16

Featured artists for this performance are Aoife Scott & Dagogo Hart.
Aoife Scott is an Award Winning folk singer and songwriter based in Dublin, Ireland. Dagogo Hart is a Dublin based poet, writer, playwright, performer and spoken word artist, returning to the SOLO Series after performing for the video podcast in 2021. 
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SOLO | Mark Geary & Seanie Vaughan

Mark Geary & Seanie Vaughan

  • Date:18/09/21
  • Time:20:00
  • Cost:€16

Featured artists for this performance are Mark Geary & Seanie Vaughan.
Irish singer-songwriter Mark Geary left Ireland with a one-way ticket to New York and a heart full of hope over twenty years ago. His delicate songs about love and defiance recall Richard Thompson and John Lennon. Seanie Vaughan is an indie rock and folk artist from Connemara, Galway, Ireland based in Drogheda for over a decade. 
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SOLO | Michael Holohan & Úna Keane

Michael Holohan & Úna Keane

  • Date:25/09/21
  • Time:20:00
  • Cost:€16

Featured artists for this performance are Michael Holohan & Úna Keane
The composer and pianist Michael Holohan has resided in Drogheda since 1983. He has won numerous prizes as well as Arts Council awards to attend master classes, in the 1980s. Returning to SOLO after performing in 2020, Ambient Neoclassical Pianist / Composer Úna Keane mines deep. A classically trained pianist with a background in Tech.
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Where are we now?

Where are we now?

  • 01/07/21 – 31/08/21
  • Time: All Day Event
  • Cost: Free

Thirtythree-45 and Droichead Arts Centre present a new curated programme of sound and music based on the theme ‘Where are we now? which will broadcast on thirtythree-45’s radio stream, and Droichead Arts Centre’s podcast channel over July and August.Local, national and international artists have been invited to respond to this theme based on the David Bowie song of the same name.

Episode 1:  Featured artists for Episode 1: Claire Fitch & Diarmuid MacDiarmada

Episode 2 | Featured artists for Episode 2: Orla Wren & Norman Westberg

Episode 3 | Featured artists for Episode 3: Thor Harris & Ógy

Episode 4 | Featured artists for Episode 4: Conor McMahon, Diarmuid Mac Diarmada & Liam Ryan

Episode 5 | Featured artists for Episode 5: Hilary Mullaney & Niall Gregory

Episode 6 | Featured artists for Episode 6:Phil,Jim Christie & Tara Boath Mooney

All episodes of Where Are We Now? are available to listen HERE


Taisce Lú | A Curator’s Choice

Taisce Lú | A Curator’s Choice

  • Date: 4.9.21-18.9.21
  • Time: 11am - 4pm
  • Cost: Free

Droichead Arts Centre are thrilled to announce this exhibition of visual art from Louth County Council’s collection. Taisce Lú, curated by Claire Halpin is an opportunity to view a selection of artworks from the county’s collection, which have been donated to, or purchased by Louth County Council, to support artists creating work.
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Droichead Culture Trail 2021

Droichead Culture Trail 2021

  • Date: 17.9.21 
  • Time: 18:00 | 19:00 | 20:00 | 21:00
  • Cost: Free

Culture Night 2021 at Droichead! Join us Fri 17 September from 6pm, for our annual celebration of culture and creativity in Drogheda. Featuring free public art interventions, a gallery exhibit, & live music in our theatre.
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Date Night | Niamh Kavanagh

Date Night with Niamh Kavanagh

  • Date: 24/9/21
  • Time: 20:00
  • Cost: €16

Join Niamh Kavanagh, for a retrospective of special songs highlighting memorable moments from her extensive career. Expect familiar favourites interpreted in Niamh's inimitable fashion and accompanied by her guitarist-husband, Paul Megahey. Think acoustic versions of Chain of Fools, Richard Thompson’s Dimming of the Day and of course the one and only, In Your Eyes, as well as a smattering of Niamh’s own back catalogue. 
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Droichead Presents Drama: Theatre Club Autumn 2021

Theatre Club Autumn 2021

  • 2/10/21 – 31/12/21
  • Time: All Day Event
  • Cost: €55

Droichead are thrilled to announce that after 11 months our hugely successful THEATRE CLUB returns this Autumn. This year, as well as presenting five fantastic productions on our stage, we are also delighted to present five readings/work in progress of new work, under our Droichead presents New Drama season. 
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Droichead Arts Centre

Municipal Centre

26-28 Stockwell Lane


Co. Louth

A92 FXC6

Thu, Jun 3 - Fri, Dec 31 2021, All day