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Entre Theatre


The objective of this project is to develop an inclusive, engaging and innovative training methodology to provide our target group of adult unemployed people with entrepreneurial skills to help them to reactivate their career either as freelancers or to gain action in their future employment thus supporting their inclusion in…

Festival of Theatre for Social Change


The Festival of Theatre for Social Change will be held at the Derry Playhouse on Saturday 19 February 2022. Smashing Times are delighted to present an interdisciplinary event titled The Woman is Present: Women’s Stories of WWII, a creative re-imagining of moments from the lives of two women during WWII…

In The Open | Faoin Speir


Smashing Times and Front Line Defenders in partnership with Amnesty International, Fighting Words, Irish Council for Civil Liberties, National Women’s Council of Ireland, Trócaire, and Poetry Ireland will implement the 2021 Dublin Arts and Human Rights Festival to showcase and highlight the extraordinary work of human rights defenders in Ireland…