Tag: drama

It’s time to put on make up, it’s time to light the lights…

“Anyone can Rob a Bank” (Thomas Coffey) performed by Lisacul Players First Night Weds 4th April 2018. The Lisacul Players have nailed it again. A capacity crowd thoroughly enjoyed a superb night of hilarious theatre based around this story of our three hapless heroes idly planning an imaginary bank robbery and then finding out that …

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Diary dates

It’s all getting a bit busy here in Lisacul, so we thought we’d better make a little list. Here are some of the things we have planned for the year – there are some we haven’t put on the list because we’re waiting for a final sign-off. The events all take place in the Community …

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Tidy Towns 2017 and beyond

Didn’t we do well! This year the Tidy Towns team reached the magic 300 points in the competition and are all fired up and ready to go for next year. They’re meeting on Monday 6th November at 7pm in the Community Centre to discuss plans for next year.  The full report is available on the …

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First Night Review – Cupid Wore Skirts

They NAILED it! What a triumph! What a delightful, laugh-out-loud funny and enjoyable night. Lisacul Players excelled in their latest production, the Sam Cree play “Cupid Wore Skirts”. The Wednesday and Saturday performances have long since sold out but if you can get to the Centre on Friday I would heartily recommend you book some …

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They’re back

Lisacul Drama Group will present their latest production in Lisacul Community Centre on Wednesday 19th, Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd April, so save the date.  Tickets will be available from the usual outlets very soon.    

Lisacul On Line

Despite the difficulties of “rural broadband” [rant deleted], many of the local groups around Lisacul have Facebook pages to keep both the community and the diaspora up to date with what we’re at, and to provide opportunities to join in the fun. Here’s a quick round up of the sites that we know of: if there …

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Behind the Scenes at the Play

Well we’re all winding down a little after the excitement of the play, but before it’s over, a little tribute to the Backstage Crew, who worked like demons to ensure that the only thing the cast had to worry about was remembering their lines.

“Could have sold out the Aviva!”

So said an email to the Community Centre yesterday. And the Lisacul Players very nearly did, with a full house on Tuesday and standing room only on Thursday and Friday for their production of A Wake in the West, by Michael Joe Ginelly. We asked a member of the first night audience to review the play for …

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There’s no business like show business…

The Box Office for A Wake in the West is now open.  Running on Tuesday 29th and Thursday 31st March, and Friday 1st April, we’re expecting a sell out show. Seats are limited so get your tickets sooner, rather than later, from Lisacul Community Centre—094 988 0495 between 9:30 and 1:30 Lisacul Players—087 225 5408 after 1:30pm …

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Multi-tasking: Lisacul Drama Group AND the 365 project

Those clever people in Lisacul Drama Group know how to multi-task with style.  Here is their 2nd February submission for the 365 Project – a cast photocall for A Wake in the West, which comes to the Community Centre on 29th and 31st March, and 1st April. Don’t forget that this is an all ticket affair so …

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