20-20 November 2009


Tickets: 20

A play reading to mark 20 years since the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, followed by a discussion with the Children’s Rights Alliance, chaired by young people.               

Based on real life events, the play is set in the final days of a children’s orphanage in the Warsaw ghetto.   Using actors and dolls to represent both the children and the soldiers, a powerful and emotional world emerges, where Dr Korczak’s thinking is radically challenged by a young boy, Adzio.

Dr Korczak is a much adored children’s writer in Eastern Europe and was in the 1930’s a radical theorist on children’s rights. He put these strong ideas into practice in the orphanages he ran in Warsaw. Today some of these ideas are central to our thinking about children.

This event is free and open to people of all ages.

If you are involved with a school or youth group that would like to take part in this event please contact Melanie on 01 8819 625 or at melanie@projectartscentre.ie.

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

20 NOV 2009~ Tickets



Group discounts available in advance only, ask to speak to Melanie or email melanie@projectartscentre.ie (Mon-Fri during office hours) Seating

Our seating is unreserved so you will choose your seat on the night of the performance. We advise you to arrive at least 10 minutes before the start time as we are unable to seat patrons once a performance has begun.

Before the show, why not…?

…have a look around our gallery. During exhibitions our gallery is open Mon-Sat from 11AM until the performance begins…. …or catch up with your friends by having a drink in our bar. We offer a full bar service so if you just can’t wait to talk about the show join us afterwards for another. Parking Offer

Present your Project Art Centre ticket (evening performances only) at the Fleet Street Car Park and you will qualify for a special fixed price of just €5. Ask at box office for more information. Hungry?

Want to grab a bite to eat before the show? Why not pop down to Milano Restaurant in Temple Bar and pick their pre-theatre menu – Pizza, Pasta or Salad plus and a glass of wine – for just €12.50. Available from 5pm -7pm, just show your tickets or email booking confirmation to avail of this offer.

And if you’re in a rush remember that Milano also delivers to Project Arts Centre. Choose from a range of delicious made to order pizzas delivered to you in our bar. No queues and no need to even leave the building. Ask a member of our bar staff for more information.milano

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