Theatre Royal Launches An Exciting Summer Season!

Our Summer Season has arrived! Last night saw the official launch of our Summer Season with an exciting line up of events in the beautiful surroundings of the theatre vestibule by Waterford's Mayor Cllr John Cummins.

A great evening was had by all and everyone was delighted to see such a variety of events with some big names, as well as popular local entertainment.

One of Ireland's most recognisable actors, DON WYCHERLEY, stars in MY REAL LIFE written by EOIN COLFER is a must for Theatre Lovers. This touching and entertaining production is running for 5 weeks on Thursday and Friday from 30th June.

Each Saturday, Ireland's up and coming comedians will take to the stage with COMEDY AT THE ROYAL. GEAROID FARRELLY, JOANNE MCNALLY, KARL SPAIN, FRED COOKE AND ALISON SPITTLE will be  MC’d by ERIC LALOR and DAMIEN CLARK.

For lovers of musical comedy Waterford’s IGNITE PRODUCTIONS will present ROAST – back by popular demand and featuring the wonderful talent of GRETA ROCHFORD, RAY COLLINS, TOBIE HICKEY AND VICKI GRAHAM.

An exciting and thrilling offering of Music acts featuring country star NATHAN CARTER, Waterford’s own BUTTERFLY BAND, singer songwriter LLOYD COLE and includes RYAN SHERIDAN, MOVING HEARTS’ KEITH DONALD and the always popular THE HIGH KINGS.

Waterford’s THEATRE BOX PRODUCTIONS will perform every Sunday with its SHOWTIME ON BROADWAY, an evening of variety performances for all ages.  Also on offer and for 2 Sundays only is the ever popular FROZEN SING-A-LONG.  Bring the little ones, in costume, watch the movie and sing the songs with Anna and Elsa.

Also for families LITTLE RED KETTLE with its 25th production will perform an old favourite THE DEMON PLAYS. 

As well as the exciting Programme HISTORICAL TOURS will continue and for groups of theatre lovers INTERACTIVE TOURS are available throughout the summer.  Primary School Teachers see the DRAMA IN THE CLASSROOM course on offer.  

There is something for everyone at the Theatre Royal this summer and with the support of Waterford City & County Council and The Arts Council Theatre Royal is open to entertain you, your friends and family.