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 (the 12 edition of which took place in January); the annual immersive Bloomsday Breakfast Celebration, and new-work readings, artistic workshops, and other special events throughout the each year.


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