A vibrant multi-disciplinary centre in Drogheda, housed over two buildings, providing an extensive curated arts programme of theatre, music, film, visual arts, opera, dance, comedy, literature, family/children, outreach and festivals.
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DRAWDA – Drogheda Urban Art Trail
- 06/10/21 – 30/04/22
- Time: All Day Event
Drogheda Urban Art Trail – Embracing our mythological past
DRAWDA - a curated multidisciplinary public arts programme that will take place in Drogheda, Co. Louth between Sept 2021, and April 2022.
Funded by the Arts Council under In the Open | Faoin Spéir Initiative, Louth County Council, Love Drogheda BIDS and Town & Village Accelerated Measures funding.
- Date: 04/12/2021 – 29/01/2022
- Time: 11:00 – 16:00
- Cost: Free
The Borrowed Ground Artist Collective consists of ten professional artists based in Louth and East Meath, and was set up in association with Droichead Arts Centre in 2019. Over that summer, the collective came together as an experimental artists' studios and residency that took place in the gallery of Droichead Arts Centre. 11 artists in total took part.
Film Club Spring 2022
- Date: 25/01/2022
- Time: 20:00
- Cost: 5 for €25
Droichead are delighted to launch our film club programme for spring 2022 with five fantastic Irish films. Working again with Access Cinema, this season features breath taking cinematography, outstanding performances, stories of identity, community and reconciliation.
An its great value too, see all five films for only €25. We will also once again partner with DKIT and support emerging film makers by showcasing student films in advance of each feature.
Droichead Presents Drama: Theatre Club Spring 2022
- Date: 28/01/2022
- Time: All Day Event
- Cost: 6 for €76
Droichead are thrilled to announce our THEATRE CLUB for spring 2022. This season we have a programme of six unique, critically acclaimed shows, many that we had originally programmed for 2020/early 2021. Kicking off with our national theatre, the Abbey Theatre at the end of January and featuring stories of love, loss, inclusion, and belonging, from the some of the best companies and artists in Ireland.
Wires, Strings & Other Things
- Date: 19/02/2022
- Time: 13:30
- Cost: €8
Presented by The Ark and Music Network | A new music show for Ages 6+
Meet Ed, Andreea and James, three totally different people with one thing in common – they are crazy about music and sound.
Ed can usually be found in a corner, building unusual electronic instruments, tinkering with his own world of sound. Andreea plays the viola beautifully and reads complicated sheets of music as if they were fairy tales.
Droichead Artist Bursaries Autumn 2021
- Date: 28/02/2022
- Time: NA
- Cost: N/A
Droichead Arts Centre are excited to announce the recipients of our second strand of ARTIST BURSARIES for 2021, supporting the work and development of artists in this region. In September we announced three bursaries of €2,500 available for professional artists from the newly expanded region of the North East (Louth, Meath, Cavan and Monaghan).
SOLO | A Lazarus Soul with Caiman Hall
- Date: 12/03/2022
- Time: 20:00
- Cost: €20
SOLO returns to Droichead Arts Centre in March 2022 with a brand new format and another stellar lineup of award-winning local and national artists. Curated by SJ McArdle, SOLO: Out On The Weekend will once again showcase some of the most original and incisive voices in Irish music.
SOLO: Out On The Weekend
- Date: 11/03/2022 - 13/03/2022
- Time: N/a
- Cost: N/a
SOLO returns to Droichead Arts Centre in March 2022 with a brand new format and another incredible lineup of award-winning artists both national and local.
Curated by SJ McArdle, SOLO: Out On The Weekend will once again showcase some of the most original and incisive voices in Irish music.
Droichead Arts Centre
26-28 Stockwell Lane