Draíocht Theatre is a multi-purpose arts & entertainment centre in the heart of Dublin’s Blanchardstown. Choose from comedy, theatre, music, film, dance, family events, exhibitions & more. Draíocht welcomes over 50,000 people a year.
Excellence, Access and Participation
The purpose of Draíocht is to be a centre of excellence for performance and visual arts: to encourage a greater understanding of both traditional and innovative arts practice: to promote participation in all aspects of performance and visual arts: to embrace the local, extended, national and international community.
Draíocht Theatre is a multi-purpose venue used for a broad range of activities, including drama (both professional and community), dance, contemporary visual arts and crafts, classical and traditional music, a programme of activities for families, children and older people, comedy, artists in residence schemes, community outreach and education projects, and much more.
The space comprises two theatre spaces. The first is a flexible space, with one of the largest stages in Ireland, which can accommodate 286 people seated or 500 people standing. The second theatre space is a 92-seat studio theatre. Draíocht also boasts two gallery spaces and a self-contained artist’s studio. The space is completed with extensive backstage facilities, a bar/cafe area and a rehearsal/meeting room.
The Blanchardstown Centre
Ph: +353 1 885 2610
Box Office: +353 1 885 2622