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Packed house for panto first night

It was a packed house last Saturday (January 7) on the opening night of Stewartstown Amateur Dramatic Society’s annual family pantomime, this year ‘Willy Wonka: the Pantomime’, at the Burnavon, Cookstown.

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Annie comes to the Riverside...so get your tickets now!

Annie comes to the Riverside...so get your tickets now!

One of the world’s best-loved musicals comes to the Riverside Theatre, Coleraine, early in 2017 when the award-winning Ballywillan Drama Group present ANNIE for sixteen special performances. Celebrating their 65th Anniversary, Ballywillan have given this famous family musical a complete overhaul from the original 1970’s stage version bringing ANNIE right up to date.

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Calling all you local aspiring pantomime stars

Calling all you local aspiring pantomime stars

It may only be September but it won’t be long until Pantomime season 2017 at the Burnavon Theatre in Cookstown.

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Packed fortnight at Marketplace

Packed fortnight at Marketplace

The Market Place Theatre in Armagh is set to present another of its Family Super Saturdays on Saturday September, 17 this time with the tale of ‘Gruff’. Three hungry Billy Goats, two eyes as big as saucers, one rickety-rackety Bridge.

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Belvoir Players bring Sam Cree play to Burnavon

Belvoir Players bring Sam Cree play to Burnavon

The Belvoir Player’s will be bringing their latest production, the Sam Cree play ‘Separate Beds’, to The Burnavon on Friday August 26, at 8pm.

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Shoot the Crow brings comedy to Burnavon stage

COOKSTOWN audiences are in for a treat on Thursday 22nd March when Owen McCafferty’s acclaimed comedy draw ‘Shoot the Crow,’ arrives in town for one night only.

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Members of the Armagh Rhymers visiting the Burnavon and wearing some of the masks from the forthcoming An Masc exhibition (8th ' 21st November)'

Vallely An Masc exhibition on display

AN MASC (The Mask), a bilingual exhibition including Dara Vallely paintings will be on display and open to the public in the Burnavon, Cookstown from Tuesday 8th November - Monday 21st November. Moreover, there will be a talk, The Story of the Mask, in the Burnavon on Saturday 19th November at 11am led by Gerry Oates. This will be free of charge, bilingual and you will be warmly welcomed.

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Local kids in exciting animation project

CHILDREN from a number of local primary schools are currently taking part in an exciting animation project at the Burnavon organised as part of the Arts and Cultural Development programme of Cookstown District Council.

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Coagh actor lands starring role

COAGH actor Nigel O’Neill has landed his first starring role in a movie to be screened at this year’s Galway Film Festival.

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