Carnival – a Speigeltent

Founded in 1994, Kabosh is committed to challenging the notion of what theatre is and where it takes place. The company aims to reinvent the ways in which stories are told, commissioning new writing and devising work for site-specific environments and installation.

Kabosh at Feile an Earraigh

Feile an Earraigh

This March, as part of the Féile an Earraigh we are delighted to be presenting two of our most loved shows, The West Awakes and Those You Pass On The Street.

The West Awakes
Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th March
Tour begins at Divis Tower at 12pm
Tickets £8 | Book Online | Phone 028 9024 3343

Take a walk with a difference and see the Falls Road like you never have before. Accompanied by local tour guide Joe Austin you’ll begin your journey at Divis Tower and make your way to Milltown Cemetery. Along the way you will hear incredible stories about local connections with the 1916 Rising and see the history and heritage of the Falls brought to life with original plays from Seth Linder, Kieron Magee, Laurence McKeown and Rosaleen Walsh. Performances will take place in the historic Conway Mill, Cultúrlann, and the iconic City and Milltown Cemeteries. These will be performed by local actors Maria Connolly, Gerard Jordan and Antoinette Morelli.

The tour last for approx 2 1/5 hours
Numbers are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment
This is a walking tour so dress appropriately

Check out the App Streets of Belfast

Those You Pass On The Street
Thursday 16th March | 8pm
Culturlann McAdam Ó Fiach
Tickets £8 | Book Online | Phone 028 9024 3343

Those You Pass On The Street, written by Laurence McKeown, explores the complexities of dealing with the legacy of conflict and contrasts party political positioning with individual needs. It challenges the view that any mechanism for dealing with the past is simply about ‘whose side gets what’.

The play follows the story of RUC widow, Elizabeth, and Sinn Fein officer, Frank, whose emerging friendship challenges not only their personal preconceptions and beliefs but also those of their family members and friends. The performance us to think about our own beliefs, political stance, prejudices, and to see other perspectives

The performance will be followed by a facilitated discussion with playwright Laurence McKeown

Cast: Vincent Higgins, Paula McFetridge, Carol Moore and Ciáran Nolan

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Kabosh is recruiting!

Kabosh seeks to appoint an experienced General Manager for maternity cover to oversee and maintain all financial and administrative systems and operations.

The key focus of the post is to develop, oversee and maintain all financial and administrative systems and operations to ensure the smooth day-to-day running of Kabosh Theatre Company.

Working with the Artistic Director and Board of Directors, the General Manager will oversee the strategic and business development of the company in line with its core aims.

You can download an application pack HERE

Deadline for completed applications is 5pm on Friday 17th February 2017

Applications can returned either by email to or by post to Kabosh, 72 High Street, Imperial Buildings, Belfast, BT1 2BE.

Any questions or queries can be directed to Kabosh by email or by phone on 028 9024 3343.

Streets of Belfast

As part of Féile an Earraigh we are presenting *The West Awake*. To get a taste of the tour, and to experience the only theatrical walking tour app, download Streets of Belfast.
Available on iTunes and the iPhone App Store you can sample the first three stops on *The West Awakes* for free and after that it’s just 79p for the full Falls Road and/or Shankill Road.

Search Streets of the Belfast on the App Store or find more info here


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