29 March - 02 April 2011


Tickets: 15


The Arabian Nights is a bold re-imagining of one of the world’s most enduring works of literature.

A magical tale of love, betrayal and the redemptive power of storytelling.

Betrayed by his wife King Shahryar vows to murder every virgin in the kingdom. But then he meets Scheherezade a woman whose captivating stories may just save her life.

The cast of 23 DIT Drama Graduates present the Irish Premier of The Arabian Nights, with music and dance, a multi-sensory experience and a seductive web of enchantment.

Suitable ages 12+

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

Duration: Approx. 120mins (with interval)

8.00PM, 30 MAR – 2 APR 2011~ Tickets €15/10

Previews: 29 MAR 2011, €10

Matinées: 2 APR 2011, 3.15pm, €10

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*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. 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

THE ARABIAN NIGHTS By Mary Zimmerman Director / Choreographer – Susie Kennedy

Performed by Drama BA Graduates, DIT

Lighting – Kevin Smith

Costume – Marie Tierney

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