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A statement on capacity for theatre in December

03.12.21 – The news that theatre audiences will be reduced to 50% capacity is hugely disappointing for us all, both in the Abbey Theatre and the wider sector.

Clár Stiúrthora Cónaithe

Tá Amharclann na Mainistreach tiomanta do dheiseanna a sholáthar do Stiúrthóirí chun a gceird a fhorbairt agus a gcuid eolais agus cleachtais a leathnú. Tá an-áthas orainn tionscnamh nua a chraoladh atá ceaptha tacú le...

Resident Director Programme

The Abbey Theatre is committed to providing opportunities for directors to develop their craft and to expand their knowledge and practice. Today the theatre announce a new initiative designed to support and develop four resident directors...

The Abbey Theatre announces Christine Monk as Director of Communications and Marketing

Christine is a passionate, driven and experienced communications expert, who shares our curiosity, commitment and ambition for the Abbey Theatre. 

Caroline Byrne announced as Associate Director of the Abbey Theatre for 2022

Caroline’s appointment marks the first of a number of artistic opportunities and associates that the Abbey will be announcing in the coming months.

Abbey Theatre Board Vacancies

The board of the Abbey Theatre is seeking to appoint four new members to fill current vacancies on the board.

Abbey Theatre announces the programme for November 2021

The doors are open once again - November will be a feast for the senses with your national theatre

Increased capacity for upcoming performances

In line with new government guidelines issued on 31 August, we are delighted to be increasing our capacity for all performances at the Abbey Theatre.

Laethanta Sona (Happy Days) Audience FAQs

Here’s everything you’ll need to know before attending the performance of Laethanta Sona (Happy Days) on Inis Oírr.