Shows for all the Family this Christmas at the Hawk’s Well Theatre
This festive season, there are lots of great shows for all ages at the Hawk’s Well Theatre. The 39th annual pantomime by Coolera Dramatic Society is Babes in the Wood which runs nightly from Sunday the 3rd to Saturday the 16th of December with matinees on Sunday the 3rd and 10th. Filled with slapstick jokes, song-and-dance routines, stunning costumes and spectacular sets, it’s the perfect pre-Christmas treat for all the family and always a show to book early.
On Saturday the 9th of December, magical music, tea, coffee and mince pies await at the theatre’s final Music for Babies concert of 2017, Santa Babies. Featuring Sinead Conway and Dave Flynn, this series of short concerts has been specifically designed for parents, grandparents and carers to enjoy in the company of babies, toddlers and young children, with two shows catering for different ages (12pm for 0 - 18mths; 2pm for 18mths - 3yrs).
On Tuesday the 12th and Wednesday the 13th of December, the hilarious show, Faulty Towers, the Dining Experience returns to Sligo. This multi award-winning show takes place in the Sligo Park Hotel with bookings through the Hawk’s Well theatre. In this fully immersive experience, the audience become diners in the infamous 'Faulty' restaurant, served a three course meal by Basil, Sybil and Manuel, resulting in a memorable night for all!
Hawk’s Well Theatre Mini Proms presents its annual Christmas concert for kids, Christmas Toons with Anything Goes which runs on Sunday the 17th and Monday the 18th of December with a special show for schools. A festive concert for the whole family to enjoy and share in the magic and music of Christmas, there is a special ticket rate for families. This year, there is also a special Kieran Quinn theme night, Elvis at Christmas on Wednesday the 20th and Thursday the 21st of December. Featuring an all-star cast of local musicians and singers, this gig will kick-start the holiday season with the King of Rock N Roll’s best-loved Christmas songs for what promises to be a spectacular yuletide performance!
Always enjoyable events, seats sell out fast for these annual festive fun events and so revellers are advised to book early!