Exclusive previews and one-off experiences from just €5 a month
Project Arts Centre presents
Dates: 19 Nov - 24 Nov
Show Time: 8:15pm
Tickets: €16 - €14 - €12
By Then This Theatre
THE YELLOW WALLPAPER
An adaptation of the American Gothic novella The Yellow Wallpaper
What lies in the dark corners of the mind?
A young doctor believing his wife needs to rest as the result of a nervous condition rents an idyllic colonial mansion for his family to spend the summer in. His wife finds herself confined to an attic room, but theres something not quite right about it. Barred windows, torn wallpaper and scratches on the floor how did they get there? Were they always there? And who lived in the room before her?
Trapped and cut off from the world, she begins to obsess over the wallpaper, and whats waiting behind it. Struggling to make sense of its twisting patterns, what she discovers draws her closer and closer to the edge.
This might be a ghost story or worse yet, it might not.
The Yellow Wallpaper is a semiautobiographical story written in 1892 which charts a young womans descent into madness, wrestling with issues that remain as relevant today as the day it was written.
Premiered at the 2011 ABSOLUT Fringe Festival. This production is supported by Rough Magic Production Support.
Absolute joy of a perfect production, Sunday Independent
…an absolutely brilliant production of what is a very powerful piece of work… RTE’s The View
EARLYBIRD – BOOK BEFORE 9 NOVEMBER & SAVE 25%
REAL DEAL – ALL TICKETS 19 NOVEMBER 10
Suitable ages 12+
Performance Dates, Tickets and Information
19 – 24 NOV 2012 ~ Tickets
16/14 concession (Book before 9 Nov & save 25%) Matinee, 24 Nov, 3.15pm, 16/14 REAL DEAL – ALL TICKETS 19 NOVEMBER 10
Duration: 70 mins
Suitable ages 12+
*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 firstname.lastname@example.org (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.
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.milano
Click for instant happiness.
Call the Box Office:+353 1 8819 613
THE YELLOW WALLPAPER
Adapted by Tanya Dean, Maeve Fitzgerald & Aoife Spillane-Hinks
Directed by Aoife Spillane-Hinks
Lighting by Sarah Jane Shiels
Design by Alyson Cummins
Music by Denis Clohessy
Dramaturgy by Tanya Dean
Starring Maeve Fitzgerald
June 12 2020, at 10:55am
Exactly 20 years ago the new purpose-built premises of Project Arts Centre reopened amidst huge expectations and speculations on its capacities to live up to its artist-led ethos and continue its creative path dedicated to experimentation and radical practices. There were sceptics and critical voices addressing both the context of the development of the Temple Bar Cultural Quarter and spectacle-oriented, consumer-driven cultural production which some feared Project’s subversive spirit might fall prey to after its refurbishment. An anniversary at most times is an important opportunity to reflect, especially during such transformative moments as those we are living through right now.…Read More
May 05 2020, at 11:38am
Hi there, How are you doing today? We hope you and your family are staying safe and sane during these strange days. We've been thinking about how we stay connected. It's not easy. Some of us have to stay indoors all the time. Others mostly all of the time. We've had letters and postcards through our letterboxes that made us smile. We've got emotional sending messages of support and solidarity to others. Some of us have wifi, Social Media and laptops. Some of us don't. So, we're starting LOCKDOWN LETTERS. To try to stay connected to as many of our…Read More