Despite its compact size, Cork has a number of excellent theatre venues of varying sizes. And interestingly, most Cork people seem to have an opinion on which is best. First and foremost is Cork Opera House located in the city centre. A venue that has entertained generations of Corkonian’s ....he’s behind you!
The Everyman Theatre located on MacCurtain Street is a classic Victorian Theatre that is in remarkably good shape considering its age and is much loved by all Cork people.
Other popular venues include;
- The Granary Theatre – Presents new and experimental works across various disciplines.
- The Firkin Crane – Primarily a focal point for the practise and performance of all forms of dance.
- Triskel Arts Centre – A brand new cutting edge venue for all musical and entertainment genres.
- Cork Arts Theatre – An intimate venue of just 100 places where the focus is on the spoken word.