13th Annual Origin 1st Irish Theatre Festival


Founded in 2002, Origin Theatre Company is the city’s only theatre company devoted exclusively to introducing local audiences to the stunning array of work and perspectives produced across Europe today.  Origin’s non-profit programming includes Off-Broadway productions; the annual Origin 1st Irish Theatre Festival (now in its 13th year); the annual immersive Bloomsday Breakfast Celebration, and new-work readings, artistic workshops, and other special events throughout the each year.


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Upcoming Events

  • Jan 11 Monday


  • January 11, 2021 - January 31, 2021

Presented by Fishamble (Dublin)Written & Performed by Eva O’ConnorDirected by Hildegard Ryan Tue Jan 19, 8pmWed Jan 27, 8pmSun Jan 31, 2pm Tickets at $10 Award-winning playwright & performer Eva O’ Connor’s one-woman play about heartbreak, madness and how condiments are the ultimate coping mechanism. Produced by Fishamble (Jim Culleton artistic director), “Mustard” premiered in…

  • Jan 12 Tuesday


  • January 12, 2021 - January 28, 2021

Presented by 3 Hot Whiskeys Productions (Dublin) A film directed by and starring Maureen O’ConnellWritten by Maureen O’Connell and Karl ArgueCast: Maureen O’Connell, Steven Neeson, and Shane Connellan Tue Jan 12, 12pmThu Jan 28, 3pm Tickets at $5 Maureen O’Connell’s hilarious road comedy, “Spa Weekend” is fast becoming the darling of the Festival circuit having…

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