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Happy 100th Birthday to Margaret D’Arcy

Tuesday 22nd May 2018 at 3pm 0 Comments Drama , Film & TV

Margaret D’Arcy, versatile stage actor and doyen of the Group Players, has turned 100 today.

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Calling all Derry girls - join the nationwide art project celebrating the centenary of women’s vote

Monday 21st May 2018 at 1pm 0 Comments Visual Arts

The Playhouse and Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA), both based in Derry-Londonderry, are joining twelve other organisations from NI in supporting PROCESSIONS, a mass participation artwork to mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which gave the first UK women the right to vote.   PROCESSIONS invites women* and girls to come together on the streets of Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London on Sunday 10 June 2018 to mark this historic moment in a living, moving portrait of women in the 21st century.

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Pictured (L-R) at The Playhouse’s banner-making workshop are Arlene Wege, artist, Helen Quigley, Codiee Morrison and NI PROCESSIONS Co-Ordinator, Shauna McNeilly.  Sign up to take part at www.processions.co.uk

Join the nationwide art project celebrating the centenary of the women’s vote

Friday 18th May 2018 at 11am 0 Comments Visual Arts

Prime Cut Productions, is joining thirteen other organisations from NI in supporting PROCESSIONS, a mass participation artwork to mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which gave the first UK women the right to vote.   PROCESSIONS invites women* and girls to come together on the streets of Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London on Sunday 10 June 2018 to mark this historic moment in a living, moving portrait of women in the 21st century.

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Pictured (L-R) at Prime Cut’s banner-making workshop are artist, Bobbi Rai-Purdy, Rose Holt from the Atlas Women’s Centre Lisburn and Flo Barr from the Shankill Women’s Centre.

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