The Tipperary Excel Centre is the flagship for arts and culture in Tipperary town. The Simon Ryan Theatre is a modern 360 seat theatre featuring state of the art facilities for the performer and the audience.
The centre comprises the Simon Ryan Theatre, cinema, art gallery, Excel Arts Cultural workshops, The Excel Dance School (for boys and girls), tourist office, gift shop, interpretative centre, internet café and a family research unit. Tipperary Excel serves the needs of visitors and locals in providing a centre of excellence in bringing first class entertainment in a variety of disciplines.
Situated on the 3rd floor adjacent to the balcony, the theatre bar has a wide selection of beverages. The bar is open to patrons half an hour before the performance and during the interval. Why not use our pre-order/pre-pay theatre bar service? Bar staff will be happy to take your order on arrival at the theatre to avoid interval delays and queuing, so that you can have your drink waiting for you at the interval.
Access for the disabled
The Simon Ryan Theatre is wheelchair friendly with ramped access to the building and easy access to the theatre with wheelchair seating in the front stalls (see seating plan). Access to the Theatre Bar is via the lift.
Free parking is available in the Market Yard car park adjacent to the theatre after 6.00pm, with a moderate charge between 8.00am and 6.00pm. We request that patrons do not park directly in front of the theatre or block emergency exits.