| Live Event
| Family, Featured, Variety


Friday September 22, 2023
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Show Date & Time:
Friday September 22, 7:00pm
Ticket Price:


The Adventures of the Exotic Dr Proctor
7pm, on the plaza

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Join Orson Sterritt and his magic horsebox on our plaza for this open air show. Follow the magical doctor as he tries to create his camp so that he can continue his adventures while exploring the exotic land that he has arrived in. Suitable for all ages, this is a fun family show with a twist of magic and a hint of circus. Come along and explore with the doctor and see what can go wrong while creating his campsite!

This production is a recipient of a bursary award from An Grianán Theatre’s Make Some Noise scheme.

Suitable for family audiences
Running time: 45 minutes

An Grianán Young Curators present CAMP CABARET
8.30pm to 10.30pm in the cafe bar


For one Culture Night only, the Camp Cabaret pitches its tent at An Grianán Theatre, brought to you by our Young Curators. Come along for a night around the metaphorical campfire featuring very literal s’mores and fresh new music, comedy, dance and literature. Featuring musician George Houston, comedian Leeann Toland and many more as some of Donegal’s hottest new camp counsellors! FIND OUT MORE HERE.

Recommended ages 16+.

Exhibition: Clodagh McIvor’s Tattoo Exhibition, Tatau – Tattoo: Self-Expression & Identity
6.00pm – 10.00pm Upper Foyer


Immerse yourself in the art of self-expression and discover the captivating world of tattoos at Clodagh McIvor’s captivating Tattoo Exhibition, Tatau – Tattoo: Self-Expression & Identity. This extraordinary exhibition was a highlight of this year’s Earagail Arts Festival and celebrates the profound cultural significance of tattoos, exploring the rich tapestry of self-expression, and reflecting individual stories, heritage, and identity.

What is Culture Night?

An annual, all-island public event which takes place each year on the third Friday of September, Culture Night / Oíche Chultúir celebrates culture, creativity and the arts and seeks to actively promote the belief that this rich and varied culture is alive, treasured and nurtured in people’s lives, today and every day.

Special and unique events and workshops are specifically programmed at participating locations and, thanks to the continued support of the Arts Council and local Authorities across the island of Ireland, all activities are made available to the public free of charge.

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