October 2018
Oct 5th

In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America

A compelling feature documentary, narrated by Liam Neeson, with dramatic footage from the conflict in Northern Ireland and stirring accounts by Presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Ca
Oct 5th

Visual Voices of Norn Irony: Cartoons and the Conflict in Northern Ireland

What function does humour play in Northern Ireland’s conflict and divisions?Does it reinforce prejudice and stereotype or expose the underlying realities?
Oct 6th

More Female Lines

12 women writers, poets, and playwrights in Female Lines, an anthology of women writers from Northern Ireland have volunteered short readings, to reflect on 68 in their work
Oct 13th

Peter E Davidson ‘Peeved’

Top Derry stand-up comedian Peter E Davidson (As heard on BBC’s The Blame Game, Live at The Sunflower) returns to The Playhouse with his brand new 2018 stand up show ‘PEEVED.
Oct 18th

Someone Who'll Watch over Me

So, there’s an Englishman, an Irishman and an American and they’re locked up in a cell in Beirut…
Oct 20th

Northern Ireland: Creating a Scene - Playwriting with Rosemary Jenkinson

Postponed until Sat 2 Feb 2019. Ever wanted to write for the stage? During these masterclass sessions participants will find out how to create hard-hitting, eye-catching plays that
Oct 24th

Shackleton's carpenter

Starring Malcolm Rennie. Directed by Tony MilnerShackleton's Endurance sank in Antarctica leaving 28 men stranded.
Oct 28th

Haunted Windows

Spectres, apparitions, and visions, each more troubled than the other…