The Laois Youth Theatre, which is run by the Laois Arts Office, is presenting an afternoon of theatre at 3pm on Saturday April 12 in the Dunamaise Arts Centre in Portlaoise.
Join Stradbally Youth Theatre in ‘Chatroom’ where a group of bored teenagers are hanging out idly chatting online about JK Rowling, Willie Wonka, Britney Spears and suicide. Jim is depressed and talks of ending his life. Portlaoise Youth Theatre presents Patrick Marber’s The Musicians. The orchestra of Ridley Road, a state school, is to give a concert in Moscow at the European Festival of Youth, playing Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony before an audience of cultural bigwigs. Performances begin at 3pm on the day. Tickets priced from €5 to €8 are available from the box office of Dunamaise Arts Centre, Portlaoise 057 86 63355 or online at www.dunamaise.ie.