The aim of the OReilly Theatre is to present a high quality, diverse and original programme with an emphasis on cross/ multi/ inter cultural and new music presentations and to nurture an audience for this activity. We aim to develop our growing reputation for instigating and housing collaboration between Irish and International performers. To develop our young standard of excellence in the arts, both in our in-house presentation and through our accommodation of arts practice. To expand our education programme by working with interested visiting and in-house artists to develop workshop introductions to their art forms.
The space comprises one large theatre space. With fully retractable raked seating and a motorized stage platform, the auditorium is a highly adaptable space and boasts one of the widest stages in Dublin, which can accommodate 590 people seated or 1000 people standing. The OReilly Theatre also boasts extensive backstage facilities and dressing rooms, a bar/refreshment area, a lecture theatre and meeting rooms.