VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art &
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2 workshops for small children and their adults

Saturday 16th December & Sunday 17th December 2023



Prepare your vocal cords, because this Christmas night, SING SYNC invites you to join THE BIG CHRISTMAS SING - a festive harmonious gathering of hundreds!

Monday 18th December 2023

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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol is Aaron Monaghan and Bryan Burroughs’ playful, physical storytelling, stage adaptation of Charles Dickens much loved novella.

Thursday 21st & Friday 22nd December 2023

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Jack Lukeman: Echo On

Jack Lukeman affectionately known as Jack L has just announced a new regional tour following the smashing success of his latest album ' Echo On'.

Saturday 6th January 2024



Europe’s premier tribute to the super group, Fleetwood Mac will bring you on a magical musical journey as they grace the George Bernard Shaw Theatre Stage at VISUAL.

Friday 12th January 2024


The Pan Celtic National Song Contest 2024

The Pan Celtic National Song Contest returns to find a winning song to represent Ireland in the International Competition in April!

Saturday 27th January 2024

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The Fureys Live In Concert 2024

When The Fureys make their eagerly awaited return to the George Bernard Shaw Theatre, they will treat their audience to one of popular music’s richest legacies.

Friday 9th February 2024

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Jason Byrne - The Ironic Bionic Man 2024

Join the most gifted live comedian on the planet as he invites you to laugh at his misfortune on the George Bernard Shaw Stage!

Saturday 10th February 2024

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Junk Ensemble presents Dances Like A Bomb

A powerful, uplifting duet exploring ageing and care, blending visceral imagery, dance and music.

Thursday 15th February 2024

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Luke Thomas & The Swing Cats - Kings Of Swing Tour 2024

Join Ireland's King Of Swing Luke Thomas and his band The Swing Cats for they return the George Bernard Shaw Theatre for their KINGS OF SWING TOUR next spring 2024.

Saturday 17th February 2023


Reeling In The Showband Years 2024

The Ronan Collins Showband Show “Reeling In the Showband Years” has been a smash hit for the past 13 years, and we are delighted to say it returns once again to VISUAL, Carlow on Friday 23rd February, 2024 to celebrate it’s amazing 14th year touring and filling theatres all around Ireland!

Friday 23rd February 2024

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David McSavage - If That Makes Sense

David McSavage Returns to the George Bernard Shaw Theatre for his new show which is a unique blend of energy, improvisation, and leaps of imagination that take his audience on a joyride they'll never forget.

Friday 1st March 2024

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