New Summer Brochure out now!
Check out the fantastic choice of theatre, music, comedy, festivals, childrens shows, workshops, summer camps, talks, dance and more on offer from May through the summer at the Hawk's Well in our latest brochure out now.
Specially commissioned by the Hawk's Well Theatre, our upcoming Tradroque event features a line up of stellar musicians including the Sligo Baroque Orchestra and an ensemble of traditional musicians including Michael Rooney on harp, Liam Kelly on flute, Leonard Barry on pipes, John Joe Kelly on bodhrán and Seamie O’Dowd on guitar. read more
The Hawk’s Well Theatre are delighted to announce that they have been successful in securing €78,278 in funding from LEADER to put towards further renovations at the theatre. This accounts for 75% of the total amount required (€103,471.44) to renovate the backstage area of the theatre. read more
Those who have been unable to get a seat for the highly acclaimed one-man theatre show, The Man in the Woman’s Shoes will be delighted to hear that the Hawk’s Well Theatre have added an extra performance at 3pm on Saturday the 14th of April. read more
Our exciting new drama programme for adults, ‘Sligo Acts’ culminated in a hugely entertaining drama performance, ‘Sligo Acts: Husbands and Wives’ on Sunday 11th of March. The Sligo Acts programme was inspired by the great success of the Sligo Sings programme at the theatre and the positive feedback from the ongoing Acting for Adults courses which have been running at the theatre over the last three years. read more
Taking the advice of the National Emergency Coordination Group and Met Eireann, the theatre postponed a number of events last week. The Drawer Boy by Beezneez Theatre Company has been rescheduled to Wednesday 28 March and all those with tickets have been contacted. The Family Fun Day has been rescheduled to take place on Friday the 30th of March. The Art of the Spoken Word workshop with Jessica Traynor has been rescheduled from Saturday 3rd of March to Saturday 26th of May. read more
Three of Sligo’s leading cultural organisations have come together once more to host the Sligo Children’s Book Festival, celebrating family literacy and creativity of parents and young children. The Model, Kids’ Own Publishing Partnership and the Hawk’s Well Theatre have created a month long action-packed festival featuring storytelling, theatre, film, visual art, craft and book-making to inspire and entertain children and parents alike! read more
We are pleased to announce details of the recipients of four short artist residencies to take place this year at the theatre. Performing artists Treasa Nealon, Miriam Needham, Michele Feeney and Kellie Hughes will all spend ‘Time at the Well’ this year. read more