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Scripts Ireland's Playwriting Festival
Birr, Co. Offaly
7 July - 10 July 2022
Scripts Ireland’s Playwriting Festival is an annual four-day festival in Birr Co. Offaly dedicated to new Irish plays—the writing of them, the development and nurturing of them.

After two years of online and hybrid events, Scripts Ireland’s Playwriting Festival is back with a jam-packed programme from 7-10 July in Birr Co. Offaly.

This innovative playwriting festival features a host of exciting performances and workshops for lovers of theatre - those who want to create, perform, and watch live new theatre in the beautiful surroundings of a heritage town.

Live performances include Bloody Yesterday by Deirdre Kinehan, Wake by Irene Kelleher, Looking for América by Janet Moran and an exclusive new work called Promenade Performance created especially for the festival with Birr Stage Guild. Jay Ryan’s Living with a Fairy is also on the schedule for family audiences.

Event details

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre


7 July - 10 July 2022


Start 11:00End 17:00



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Birr Theatre & Arts Centre, Oxmantown Hall, Oxmantown Mall, Townparks, Birr, Co. Offaly, Ireland
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