Little Shop of Horrors

Last night I went to the Hawk’s Well Theatre in Sligo to see the Fun Company perform Little Shop of Horrors. I must have been living under a rock because I’ve never seen the Little Shop of Horrors before but I loved every minute of it! The fun company put on such a great show. […]

On Baile’s Strand

Yesterday was a brilliant day in Sligo. The Blue Raincoat Theatre Company performed Yeat’s On Baile’s Strand on Cummeen Strand, Strandhill. It was all very interesting right from the journey over to the play itself. I didn’t realise Cummeen Strand was so close to Coney Island and I have a really bad leg at the […]

It’s never too late to learn

I’ve done a few courses over the last year. The first one was computers, the second a cooking and budgeting course and the third and by far my favourite was drama. It may surprise people but I’m actually very shy in real life – even though sometimes I don’t seem to be and it was […]

Jesus Christ Superstar – Fun Company Sligo

Last night was the opening night of the Fun Company Sligo’s performance of Jesus Christ Superstar at the Hawk’s Well Theatre.  I was delighted to go along and take some photos for my blog…ahead of my ‘proper’ trip to see the show later this week. The show was amazing, there was a live orchestra providing […]

County Sligo Youth Theatre

The County Sligo Youth Theatre are performing ‘The Shadow of a Gunman’ by Sean O’Casey tomorrow, Friday and Saturday at the Hawk’s Well Theatre, Sligo. A poignantly comic and ultimately tragic play, set in the tenements of Dublin during the Irish War of Independence. The residents of an overcrowded slum house show wry wit and […]

Pantomime time

Sleeping Beauty, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Jono was given tickets for the Sligo pantomime which is performed by the Coolera Dramatic society and takes place in the Hawks Well theatre. This is the 3rd year we have seen the pantomime. This years one was Sleeping Beauty. The actors are very good and there is lots […]