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Patrons

The Waterside Theatre are very proud to list our patrons as:

Brian Friel

Frank McGuinness is an award-winning Irish playwright and poet. He first came to prominence with his play The Factory Girls, but established his reputation with his play about WW1, Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme, which he staged initially in Dublin's Abbey Theatre and then internationally. He has also written new versions of many classic dramas and adapted the literal translations of others.

 

Eva Birthistle is best known for her role in Ae Fond Kiss. Eva trained at the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin. She has won the London Film Critics Circle Best British Actress of the Year award for 2004, and has twice won the IFTA (Irish Film and Telvision Awards) Best Actor in a Leading Role (Film) award.

 

 

 

 

Claire Allan is the bestselling author of five novels, all published by Poolbeg Press.  her books, all set in and around Derry, deal with issues facing modern women and have been critically acclaimed.  When not writing novels Claire is a reporter and columnist with the Derry Journal.

 

 

 

 

Trisha Deery is an author/illustrator from Derry, and is the creator of the Miss Rosie Red books, the first of which was made into Ireland's first interactive childrens book app.  With a beautiful hand drawn charm her characters and stories hail from the City but hold an international appeal.

 

 

 

  • Schools Orchestras Winter Concert
    28th November
    String, wind and brass players from across the schools in the North West come together to perform an eclectic mix of seasonal favourites.
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  • Frankie‚Äôs Guys: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
    30th November
    All the hits from the West End show Jersey Boys
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  • Little Gem
    3rd December
    Be prepared to be enthralled and entertained in this revealing, poignant and hilarious play
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  • Aladdin
    6th December ~ 18th December
    Christmas Pantomime
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  • Margaret Keys In Concert
    20th December

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