THE BIRD SANCTUARY

Dates: 09 May - 09 May

Tickets: €15

It is three years since Eleanor last left the family home – now her previously distant sister returns with a deal she finds hard to resist…

A mystical comedy-drama from one of Ireland’s greatest playwrights, The Bird Sanctuary centres on one magnificent day of tension, fighting, drinking, crying, laughing and soul searching in the life of the Henryson family. 

Award-winning Irish director Mark Pollard leads a strong cast which includes Clare Kissane (Winner of the Best Actress Award at the 2005 IDGTF Festival)

**** Critics’ Choice : “brilliant… this tight, compulsive production”

Time Out Magazine

Suitable ages 16+

Contains scenes of a sexual nature

Full details of the festival at www.gaytheatre.ie.

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

4 – 9 MAY~ Tickets

€15 & €13 (conc*)

Matinee €10

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

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Groups

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.

Written by Frank McGuinness

Direction and lighting by Mark Pollard

Produced by The Actors Circle (London)

Cast Clare Kissane, Margaret Moore and Fiona Cuskelly

Presented by Absolut Dublin Gay Theatre Festival 2009

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