OF GREAT NIGHTS
size may be accommodated. This is complimented by a computerised lighting board and a built-in sound system.
A walkway at the rear of the stage leads to a spiral staircase to the dressing rooms on the second floor.
This floor also contains a spacious rehearsal room and a prop room, the contents of which are the envy of every amateur and professional group in the country. Many of the props have been used by professional theatre and film companies in their productions.
Charleville is indeed fortunate to have such a facility on its doorstep, and long may it continue to flourish.
Christy O’Sullivan of the West Cork Drama Festival making a presentation to John Butler, watched by John’s wife, Maudie, Michael Twomey, Cork and Margie Nagle of the Shoestring Group, Charleville at the John Butler tribute night at the Schoolyard Theatre.