(24 Jan 2012)
‘I got my first pair of glasses when I was seven. A nurse came to the school and tested everyone’s eyes. And so it was discovered why I’d thrown bread to the floating crisp packets in our local pond and walked into lamp posts and said, ’excuse me’. Until that day the world was a swirl of moving coloured blobs. I thought it was the same for everyone. How wrong I was.’
(06 Dec 2011)
Calling all Gleeks!!! Don’t miss the Gleesters perform an unforgettable show jam packed with all your favourite hits. ‘The Glee Experience’ will feature a brilliant mixture of singing and dancing, and will bring to life many of the much loved hits from the popular TV show.
(01 Dec 2011)
Winners of Arts & Culture, Traveller Pride Award 2011
AS PART OF TRAVELLER FOCUS WEEK
Following its sell-out success at Project Arts Centre in 2010, the Irish Traveller Movement in association with Blanchardstown Traveller Development Group are pleased to present a new adaptation of ‘The House of Bernarda Alba’ by Federico García Lorca.
(22 Nov 2011)
Learn about Ballymun Artist John Duffy's latest exhibition 'Coming Home' which hangs in axis gallery until January 13th.
(26 Oct 2011)
‘The Prophet of Monto’ by Dublin Playwright John Paul Murphy is a dark comic love story set against the harsh grey backdrop of Dublin’s heartland, a tale of desire, betrayal, clairvoyance and cake.
(06 Sep 2011)
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND... AFTER A SELL-OUT RUN IN AXIS LAST MARCH 'WHEN JOLIE MET CHRISTIE' RETURNS FOR A NATIONAL TOUR TO 16 VENUES ALL OVER IRELAND! FOR TOUR DATES SEE WWW.AXIS-BALLYMUN.IE
When Christie Hennessy passed away in 2007, Ireland lost one of the greatest songwriters of his generation. A unique performer whose songs have been recorded by artists such as Christie Moore and Frances Black, he had for some time, been planning a special new performance telling the story of his life and work to premiére at axis. Sadly this was not to be, but axis' director Ray Yeates, writer Seán McCarthy and well-known RTÉ presenter and broadcaster Aonghus McAnally have continued to work together to produce this new musical-theatre piece about Christie's life.
(05 May 2011)
Runs in axis' Theatre on 25th & 26th May. Book Now: (01) 883 2100.
'The Tinker's Curse', tells the story of a travelling man who climbs Croagh Patrick to do penance for the sins of a lifetime.
(14 Feb 2011)
Runs 1st - 12th March in axis Theatre, Main Street, Ballymun, Dublin 9.
Book Now: (01) 883 2100 or www.axis-ballymun.ie
"Christie Hennessy, folks! How about that! Big hand now! Two big hands!
Wasn't that something? And you ain't heard nothing yet..."
(24 Jan 2011)
NEXT MONTH: We have 'Love in the Time of Social Networking' from Neon Fringe... See the 1 minute trailer for it. Tickets from €12. Join Ashley as he searches for LOVE online. BOOK NOW: (01) 883 2100 or www.axis-ballymun.ie
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