Project Arts Centre presents



Dates: 31 Jul - 31 Jul

Show Time: 8:00pm

Tickets: €€10 - €8

Space Upstairs

By Gaze International Dublin LGBT Film Festival


We all know Catholicism is camper than a girl guide’s jamboree, but until now there’s never been a movie to prove it. This South American musical concoction tells the story of young Natalia who, on receiving the present of a TV (from Jesus himself), becomes obsessed with Flashdance and wearing torn t-shirts like Jennifer Beals. With her best mate, little gay Carlos in tow, headbands and legwarmers at the ready, she rehearses songs on a motorway overpass, dreaming of stardom.

Cut to 20 years later. In between auditions, Natalia is working at the Cristo Theme Park (the only theme park approved by the Vatican) dressed up as the Ten Commandments. But, as this film shows, you should never give up hope. When a national TV talent show rolls into town – hosted by Almodóvar icon, Rosy De Palma – Natalia gets the chance to fulfill the dreams she’s held on to since she was the most Catholic child in her religiously crazy hometown.

Miss Tacuarembó is a kick-ass musical that puts the kitsch back in church – what a feeling!

Spanish with English subtitles.

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

31 JUL 2011~ Tickets

€10/8 (conc)

92 Minutes

I’m in the Music Pack.

See Who Took the Bomp? along with The Advocate of Faddom and The Ballad of Genisis & Lady Jaye for just €35.

To book the Music Pack call Box Office now on 01 8819 613.

Spanish with English subtitles.

*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.


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.

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URUGUAY | 2010 | 92:00 | Director: Martín Sastre

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