Project Arts Centre presents



Dates: 31 Jan - 18 Feb

Show Time: 8:00pm

Tickets: €20 - €15 - €10

Space Upstairs

By Gúna Nua & Civic Theatre


Four women on the edge of the world.

A funny, touching and heart-breaking tale, The Goddess of Liberty is a story of family, friendship and survival among Irish immigrants in gold-rush Alaska. Frankie and May wait anxiously for May’s daughter T-Belle to return from her claim, but the gold seams are drying up, Frankie isn’t well and there are secrets and surprises around every corner.

A beautiful new play by actor Karen Ardiff following her critically acclaimed debut novel The Secret of My Face; presented by award winning Gúna Nua and Civic Theatre the companies behind the hit show Little Gem.

Developed with the support of Fishamble: The New Play Company’s New Play Clinic scheme.

Suitable ages 16+

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

3 – 18 FEB 2012~ Tickets 18/15 (conc)

Previews 31 JAN  & 1 FEB 2012 ~Tickets 10

Matinee 18 FEB 2012, 3PM ~Tickets 10


Duration approx 2 hours plus interval

*Concession tickets are available, with valid identification, to Students, Senior Citizens, Equity Members and the Unwaged.

BOOKING: (+353 1) 881 9613


Group discounts available in advance only, ask to speak to Melanie or email (Mon-Fri during office hours)


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.

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By Karen Ardiff

Directed by Paul Meade

Cast includes: Geraldine Plunkett, Emma Colohan, Máire Ní Ghráinne

Lighting by Mark Galione

Set by Maree Kearns

Costume by Joan O’Cleary

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