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Wild West Escapade For The Whole Family At The MAC

This May, the MAC invites families to dust off their Stetsons and mosey on down for a Wild West action adventure. Inspired by a true story, the MAC’s fabulous new family show Little Sure Shot tells the story of Annie Oakley and how she became the most famous cowgirl in…

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Bruiser’s Caucasian Chalk Circle Proves Big Hit With Audiences

Sometimes when you are waiting on a bus and they never seem to come.. they they all arrive at once! It was like that with the Caucasian Chalk Circle when I first saw it at The MAC in Belfast three weeks ago then at the Down Arts Centre on its…

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Down Libraries Hatch A Plan To See The MAC’s Christmas Show

‘THE Lucky Feather’ competition offers County Down families the chance to win tickets to ‘HATCH’ by visiting their local library and reading a book. An exciting initiative has been launched encouraging County Down children to read more books and be in with a chance of winning tickets to see the…

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The Caucasian Chalk Circle At The MAC – A Preview

‘THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE’ By Bertolt Brecht, translated by Alistair Beaton Directed by Lisa May “My duty as judge is to choose a mother for the child.  We will have a test.  Place the child in the circle…” The Caucasian Chalk Circle’ is a master-piece of twentieth century drama, powerfully demonstrating Bertolt…

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