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Riverside Youth Theatre 2014/2015
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Performance Highlights

Friday 4th and Saturday 5th September, nightly at 8pm

THE THREEFOLD CORD

The Irish premiere for a new play by Scott Marshall, directed by Des Loughridge

By kind permission of the publisher, Samuel French

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Thursday 10th September at 8pm

ANDY FAIRWEATHER LOW AND THE LOW RIDERS

A big Riverside welcome to this distinguished and very talented ensemble of rock stars.

THIS SHOW IS ONLY PLAYING IN 2 NI VENUES: RIVERSIDE AND THE WATERFRONT HALL IN BELFAST.

Andy Fairweather-Low was the vocalist in 70s band, AMEN CORNER, and is internationally remembered for the best selling-singles "Bend Me, Shape Me, Anyway You Want Me" and "If paradise was half as nice".

His distinctive vocals are instantly recognizable.

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Saturday 12th September at 8pm FREE, PRE-SHOW TALK ON STAGE AT 7.15pm DELIVERED BY ULSTER UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC DR KEVIN DE ORNELLAS

A CHIP IN THE SUGAR and A LADY OF LETTERS

A double-bill of TALKING HEADS from GB's highly-acknowledged master-playwright and comedian, Alan Bennett

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Saturday 12th September through to Friday 27th November 2015 - on view daily, except Sundays, during Riverside's opening hours, which are published daily on the homepage of this website

Le Petit Chaperon Rouge- Little Red Riding Hood

A photographic installation, which evokes questions relating to the organization of identity, childhood and femininity in, and through, cultural representations of difference.

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Thursday 17th to Saturday 19th September, nightly at 8pm

A N T H E M S

The company's sixteenth, triumphant showcase on Riverside's main stage

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Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd September, nightly at 8pm

50 SHADES OF RED, WHITE AND BLUE

One of the most outrageously funny shows you will have ever seen returns to the Riverside by public demand

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THE ILLEGALS  with  NIAMH KAVANAGH

Saturday 26th September at 8pm

THE ILLEGALS with NIAMH KAVANAGH

The band voted "Outstanding... The Rolls Royce of Irish Rock" by RTE

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Wednesday 30th September and Thursday 1st October, nightly at 8pm

STONES IN HIS POCKETS

The enormously popular play by Ulster writer MARIE JONES

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Friday 2nd October at 8pm

THE BIG T COUNTRY SHOW!

A star-studded night of brilliant Country and Western - hosted by the irrepressible Big T!

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Saturday 3rd October at 8pm

ME, MYSELF AND I - The latest show from NI's favourite comedian WILLIAM CAULFIELD

NI's top stage, TV and radio star

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Wednesday 7th October at 11am only PLEASE NOTE THE STARTING TIME

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

A special, matinee presentation designed for students studying this Shakespeare text

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Latest News

Monday, 31 August 2015

STAFFED BOX OFFICE AND RIVERSIDE OPENING HOURS THIS WEEK

Our online ticket booking service now makes it incredibly easy for customers to reserve, buy and then print out their own confirmation, ticket-reservations, which you simply show to ushers at the auditorium doors.

Please click: http://tickets.riversidetheatre.org.uk/

If you don't have access to a PC and want to ensure a member of Riverside staff gets back to you when the staffed Box Office is closed, please leave your name, a message and a contact telephone number on 02870 124430.

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Monday, 31 August 2015

AUDITIONS ARE THIS COMING SATURDAY MORNING FOR NEW PLACES IN THE RIVERSIDE YOUTH THEATRE

Fancy becoming a member of one of Ireland's brightest and best Youth Theatres?

Want to take part in its Showcase Musical, Walt Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, just before next Easter?

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Saturday, 29 August 2015

Thought of a Riverside Gift Voucher as a Christmas Gift?

It's only four months until Christmas - and a Riverside Gift Voucher makes an ideal Christmas present!

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Saturday, 22 August 2015

MUSIC THEATRE SUMMER SCHOOL 2016 - BOOKINGS NOW OPEN!

Riverside will be running a 2016 Music Theatre Summer School for participants aged between 6 and 20 years of age.

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Friday, 24 July 2015

BOOKING NOW OPEN FOR BOTH OF RIVERSIDE'S XMAS 2015 PRODUCTIONS

Riverside has TWO Xmas Productions in 2015, offering customers a real choice!

Please check out these under EVENTS.

They are RED RIDING HOOD AND THE SILLY WOLF and A CHRISTMAS CAROL

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Sunday, 19 July 2015

Re-introduction, from this August, of a small Development Charge

Riverside, in line with many of NI's professional theatre venues, has been forced to re-introduce a small development levy as part of ticket prices for shows

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Saturday, 4 July 2015

Watch this Shane Todd Mini-Video

At his recent gig at the Riverside Theatre - where he supported Patrick Kielty - Shane Todd put together this insightful mini-documentary.

In it, he talks about life on the road as a stand-up comic and how he prepares for shows

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Saturday, 13 June 2015

Space to Play - an MA Dissertation by Molly Goyer Gorman

Please click DOWNLOADS, top right of this page, to see how you can read SPACE TO PLAY - an MA Dissertation dealing with Youth Theatre and the built arts infrastructure in rural areas of Northern Ireland.

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Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Riverside Youth Theatre Videos

Look here for the web addresses of two, brilliant short videos of Riverside Youth Theatre in action! Copy, paste, watch and enjoy!

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