05-28 March 2009


Tickets: 25

‘A muggy, humid night, the kind you’d nearly go mad if you’ve nothing to do. You know how I get when it’s hot …’

On a hot summer’s night in Montréal, eleven people stand on their balconies by the light of the full moon and tell their stories of guilt, grief and heartbreak.

A provocative and emotional play about love, sex, faith and forgiveness by one of Canada’s great playwrights.


A major new production for Rough Magic directed by exciting, young director, Tom Creed (nominated Best Director, Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards 2007 for Attempts on her Life).

See Rough Magic’s website for up to date information on Solemn Mass for a Full Moon in Summer.

“a genuinely moving experience”

Irish Times

Read the Irish Times’ full review of Solemn Mass for a Full Moon in Summer here.

“Few companies set the stage ablaze quite like Rough Magic”

Time Out

Suitable for ages 14+

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

9 – 28 MARCH~ Tickets

€25 & €20 (conc*)

Previews 5 – 7 MARCH, €15

Matinees 14, 21 & 28 MARCH, 3PM, €18

*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 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. By Michel Tremblay (in a new translation by Bryan Delaney)

Directed by Tom Creed

Cast: Cathy Belton, Jane Brennan, Aoife Duffin, Ruth Hegarty, Darragh Kelly, Ronan Leahy, Barry McGovern, Eleanor Methven, Aíne Ní Mhuirí, Diarmuid Noyes and Arthur Riordan.

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