The Schoolyard Theatre Events

The Schoolyard Theatre is a community-based establishment. It aims to provide a space where people can come together to appreciate and participate in the Arts. Since it was opened in 1993 The Schoolyard Theatre has made and continues to make an enormous impact on the cultural lives of the community, not alone in Charleville, but in the wider North Cork /South Limerick areas and future afield. It has contributed greatly to heightening people's awareness of their own culture through the plays written by Irish authors and staged at the theatre, and that of other lands by visiting groups.

Check out the The Schoolyard Theatre for further information.

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Old Limerick Road, Charleville, Co Cork P56 VY45

The Parish Schoolyard Presents

The Parish - Hubcab Comedy Theatre

Event Date: Saturday April 6th 2024

From 8pm at the The Schoolyard Theatre

The Parish is a hilarious comedy play where actors bring to life a range of characters that can be found in every community. Through this chorus of colourful characters, the story unfolds of a dastardly deed that has ripped the parish apart. But despite this scandal, this delightful comedy highlights and celebrates the power of friendship and community.

Tickets €15.00+Booking fee. Eventbrite

Katie The Schoolyard Charleville

Katie - Súgán Theatre

Event Date: April 20th 2024

From at The Schoolyard Theatre Charleville, Co, Cork

20th April Katie tells the story of Tony & Maureen’s grief-stricken journey as they mourn the loss of their only child, Katie. Tony & Maureen, with the help of friends, are desperately trying to navigate their way through the painful, complicated world of grief. This play explores themes of love, loss, hope, and relationships.

A night to remember.

Tickets €15.00 + Booking fee. Eventbrite

Comedy with Bernard Casey

A Night of Comedy with Bernard Casey

Event Date: April 27th 2024

From at the Schoolyard Theatre Charleville.

Bernard will lift your spirits with this Funny light-hearted show. He is an award winning comedian and has sold out show all over Ireland.

Tickets €20.00. This event is sold out


Comedian Sean Begley at the Schoolyard Charleville

Sean Begley Presents Faux Pa

Event Date: 11th May 2024

From 8pm at The Schoolyard limerick Road Charleville

Award-winning comedian Seán Begley (Comedy Cellar, Edinburgh Fringe, Electric Picnic) brings his new solo show ‘Faux Pa’.

Tickets €15.00 + Booking Fee.

A Night in November The Schoolyard Charleville.

A Night in November

Event Date: May 18th 2024

From 8pm at The Schoolyard Theatre, Charleville, Co. Cork

The multi award-winning play written by Belfast playwright Marie Jones is one of the most successful plays to come out of the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

The hilarious one man show tells the story of fear, prejudices and misunderstanding as a Protestant civil servant's life is turned upside down when he faces the nasty underbelly of football sectarianism in the run up to the 1994 World Cup. Shoestring award-winning actor, William Lyons, under the direction of Kevin O'Shea, will take on the role of Kenneth McAllister and has the daunting task of portraying a whole host of characters.

Tickets €15.00 + Booking Fee No Refunds.