13 November 2018

Playshare 2019 Launches at Axis Ballymun

Playshare 2019 Launches at Axis Ballymun

We are thrilled to return to Axis Ballymun on Sunday December 2nd for the launch of Playshare 2019.

Celebrating the launch, we are equally thrilled to welcome three affiliated youth theatres that will presenting work at the event for the very first time.

Performing on the day are:

Leitrim Youth Theatre Company (Carrick on Shannon) preforming extracts from Beetroot by Lucy Montague Moffatt

Celbridge Youth Drama (Co. Kildare) performing extracts from Rewrite devised by Prague Youth Theatre with Liam Hallahan under Adam Stewart

Mr. Sands Youth Theatre (Bray, Co. Wicklow) performing extracts from There is Only Now, devised by Kilkenny Youth Theatre, Scripted by Anna Galligan

This year sees a number of new plays being added to our online resource, bringing the number of plays available to almost 120 scripts.Our ever-expanding database of plays contains work of all description for use by youth theatres and schools groups. They include one- acts, dramas, comedies and a large number of devised works written for specific youth theatres. Each one of these are available to the wider public from our website 

This year we welcome new plays that include several originally commissioned and devised pieces alongside plays from the UK and the Czech Republic.

This annual event is now firmly ensconced in the Youth Theatre Ireland calendar and is a great celebration of all that is unique and special about writing for youth theatre.

Come join us on Sunday December 3rd in Axis  at 2.30pm for this wonderful event. Tickets are free but places must be reserved in advance from Alan King at Youth Theatre Ireland


Sunday December 2nd at 2.30pm


Axis Ballymum


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