Auditions for “The Good Father” – 16th September 2023

Auditions for “The Good Father” Auditions this weekend 16th September 2023 for “THE GOOD FATHER” We have the pleasure to announce The Good Father, by Christian O’Reilly, as our big production of the year. It will be staged at the Pearse Centre in Dublin, 6th., 7th., 8th. and 9th. of December 2023. Synopsis:It’s New Year’s […]

Improvising with Text – September Workshop 2023

Improvising with Text – September 2023 Workshop Join Alan O’Connell for a 3-week workshop on Improvising with text. The workshop will run on Mondays. Dates:  4rd, 11th and 18th of SeptemberTime: 7:00pm to 9:00pm Location: The Lab Gallery (Dublin 1)Cost: The workshop block costs 30 euros in total for Firedoor members, or 40 euros for non-members. […]

Making Theatre from Scratch – August Workshop 2023

Making Theatre from Scratch – August 2023 Workshop Staying in the big smoke in August? Join us and our Artistic Director Sanja for a 3-week workshop in creating collaborative performances. Email us at to secure your spot today, as places are limited. The workshop will run on 1st, 8th and 15th of August, from […]

Devising Studio June Workshop

Devising Studio June 2023 Workshop Bookings open for our Devising Studio. Starting June 21st, join us for a 3-week programme in creating collaborative performances. Unlike a traditional process of staging a play by rehearsing a chosen text, devised theatre starts from the group’s inspiration. This can be a piece of text, a poem, a feeling, […]

May Acting Workshop 2023

Our May Actors’ Studio workshops will be on Tuesday and will run for 3 weeks. Dates: 9th May, 16th May and 23rd MayTime: 7:00pm – 9.00pm.Cost: €40 (Discounted fee of €30 for Firedoor members) Details & What Actors’ Studio is about: We pair up participants, then they choose a scene among the scenes proposed by […]

April Acting Workshop 2023

Our April workshops will be on Tuesday and will run for 3 weeks. Dates: 18th April, 25th April & 2nd May 7-Time: 7:00pm – 9.00pm.Cost: €40 (Discounted fee of €30 for members) Details: Everyone will be assigned scenes to work on with a partner. They will each be about 5-6 mins long. Those scenes will […]

March Workshop 2023

March Workshop 2023 The weeks are flying by as we’re about to spring into Spring! With all of that natural energy flying about, we’re running another acting studio this March, starting next week. Dates Workshops will be on Tuesday and will run for 3 weeks. 7th, 14th, 21st March 7-9pm. The cost will be €40 […]

Opportunities at Firedoor

Opportunities at Firedoor Theatre Firedoor Theatre are looking for an Artistic Director to join our team. Full details are listed below. Artistic Director Terms Scope of decision-making – big decisions always to be put forward to the Committee, for consensual approval. For example, plays to put on have to be voted and approved by the Committee. […]

Actors’ Studio – Jan 17th 2023

Actors’ Studio – Starting 17th January Actors’ Studio starting on Jan 17th – limited spaces! Our Actors’ Studio is starting on Tuesday, January the 17th. A number of lucky participants will rehearse a cool scene through three consecutive Tuesdays, and will act it out on the last session. The concept of the Actors’ Studio is […]

Brian Quinn’s November 2022 Workshop

Brian Quinn, special facilitator will be teaching a Shakespeare workshop block. This block will include breaking down the language to make it more understandable, exploring the themes and thropes of Shakespeare, and breaking down scenes to see what is really happening through the monologues and soliloquies. About Brian: Brian has touched on all aspects of […]