St. Michael’s Theatre is a community based Arts Centre serving the New Ross district and surrounding areas. The Arts Centre provides the following facilities:
– a 300 seat theatre
– 2 visual arts spaces
– a cinema
– a bistro
– a 50 seat studio venue
– a bar during evening performances
St. Michael’s Theatre has a stage big enough to stage large ballet productions.
There are approximately 300 events each year, comprising everything from drama to film to ballet to rock concerts and much more. However, St Michael’s is more than just a venue, for example:
They run a very successful Youth Arts Programme comprising of Ross Rock School and Reel New Ross. We started the first Rock School for teens outside of Dublin and young people learn how to make films here and then premiere them on our own screen.