The Market Place Theatre

The Market Place Theatre
The Market Place, Market Street, Armagh, BT61 7BW
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The Market Place Theatre

Dubbed 'the home of entertainment' Armagh's Market Place Theatre is a modern space which puts on the best in local arts and entertainment, located in the heart of the city. Putting on drama, comedy, ballet, panto and workshops, it's one of the top local venues for arts and culture.

Footlights is the theatre's own bar & bistro, which offers live entertainment on Saturday nights.

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There are 23 events at this location

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Angel Dancer

The company presents an original hip hop musical that tells the story of little Angel who is diagnosed with leukaemia but inspires an amateur dance crew from Brooklyn with proceeds to be awarded to Angel Wishes NI.

Wed 2 Nov

£10 (£5) / 02837 521821

Annual Remembrance Concert

The Royal British Legion presents a reflection on the 100th Anniversary of the Battle Of The Somme in WW1.

Fri 11 Nov

£15 (Children £10) / 02837 521821

Barbara Dickson

The songstress explores her catalogue of songs in an acoustic performance with the support of her pianist Nick Holland.

Sun 13 Nov

£25 / 02837 521821

The Bee Gees Story: Nights On Broadway

The group performs hits from the entire career of the pop siblings, known for their innovative pop and disco sound.

Boogie Nights: The 70s Spectacular

The eldest son of Coleen Nolan and Shane Richie, Shane Jnr, stars in this showcase of music from the 70s and 80s. Featuring a live band.

Thu 10 Nov

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Bronagh Gallagher

Irish pop singer-songwriter, who has also acted in various films including Pulp Fiction and Sherlock Holmes.

Thu 3 Nov

£16 / 02837 521821

Bruce Adams And The Gerry Rice Quartet

The Scottish trumpeter and flugelhorn-player leads the four-piece ensemble to perform a host of be-bop and jazz standards.

Fri 11 Nov

£12.50; £21 with supper / 02837 521821

Cash Returns: Tribute To Johnny Cash And June Carter

The show comprises of the award winning JP Mac as Johnny Cash, whose baritone voice, tone and onstage mannerisms are scarily uncanny to the Man in Black's himself who also has even been endorsed by Johnny Cash's very own Tennessee based drummer of near 40 years W.S (Fluke) Holland. JP is then joined on stage by his…

Doug Allan: In The Company Of Giants

An illustrated talk from the award-winning cameraman featuring extraordinary animal adventures and unique wildlife film footage with the opportunity to ask questions.

Sat 12 Nov

Ghostbusters… Retro! A Live Radio Show!

Wireless Mystery Theatre perform the 1930s radio play that Harold Ramis based his 1984 film on.

Sat 12 Nov

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Hal Cruttenden: Straight Outta Cruttenden

  • 3 stars

The star of BBC Radio 4's Hal and regular TV panelist rants about modern life in his ever so slightly camp voice.

Jennifer Murphy: Violin Recital

The violinist performs Franz Schubert's Duo Sonata In A Major For Violin & Piano, Francis Poulenc's Sonata For Violin & Piano and Edward Elgar's Sonata For Violin & Piano In E Minor.

Fri 18 Nov

£15 (£13; £5) / 02837 521821

Mary Coughlan

The outspoken, County Galway-born vocalist and Irish jazz legend presents a raw performance of emotive jazz compositions with a soft blues-influence.

Fri 4 Nov

£15 / 02837 521821

The Matchmaker

  • Written by: John B Keane

John Kenny and Mary McEvoy team up in this much-loved John B classic. Follows the efforts of Dicky Mick Dicky O Connor as he attempts to make matches for the lonely and lovelorn from all parts of the country. At the centre of this celebrated production is John B Keane's marvellous and mischievous wit coupled by his…

Wed 26 Oct

£16 (£14) / 02837 521821

Midwest Young Artists Conservatory with special guest Peter Corry

Tackling the Great American Songbook and popular show tunes in aid of Concern Worldwide.

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Our Town: Armagh Theatre Group

Armagh Theatre Group presents Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about small town America.

Thu 17 Nov

Fri 18 Nov

Sat 19 Nov

Phil Coulter: Festive Reflections

The singer-songwriter and pianist performs a seasonal selection of his material. Support comes from Geraldine Branagan.

Thu 24 Nov

Pierre Bensusan

The French-Algerian guitarist blends jazz, world music, folk and classical influences into his signature style.

Thu 17 Nov

£14 (£12) / 02837 521821

The Prodger

Writer Tina Noonan tells the story of her Gran Uncle Johnny, a Catholic Irishman who fought at The Somme and woke up in a morgue and found his right leg amputated below the knee.

Thu 3 Nov

Studio Theatre

£11.50 from / 02837 521821

St Mungo's Lugunulk

Grimes & McKee present a laugh out loud comedy about the worst Gaelic Football team in Ireland and how the good people of Luganulk learnt to love their football team again.

Fri 4 Nov

£20 from / 02837 521821

The Stars Of Country Show

Ritchie Remo, Jim Devine, Paul Kelly, Curtis Magee, Cowboy Larry and Billy McFarland perform their biggest hits in the company of a full live band.

Tue 8 Nov

The Strange Case Of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson's tale of shapechanging is adapted anew in this production.

Sat 29 Oct

£13.50 (£11.50) / 02837 521821

Your Bard: An Informal Evening With William Shakespeare

Gavin Robertson directs Nicholas Collett's comedy about the life and work of the famous bard.

Thu 10 Nov

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