Theatre in Cork: 1989

Some of the highlights of theatre in  Cork in 1989 included Old King Cole, performed in the Triskell Arts Centre. Another performance of note in 1989 was Flynnie's People, based on accounts of the life of Fr James Christopher O'Flynn, well known amateur theatre producer in The Loft theatre — near the Firkin Crane in John Redmond Street, in the Shandon area of Cork. Another performance of note was Synge's Playboy of the Western World. The Christmas pantomime that year was Goldilocks and the three Bearswhich opened in Cork Opera House on 26 December.

Select links below for further information.


7 January Old King Cole Triskell Arts Centre
22 May Semi Private Cork Opera House
27 May Boss Grady's Boys Cork Opera House
21 August Summer Revels '89 Cork Opera House

9 September

Salute to Youth Cork Opera House
30 September Spivs Cork Opera House
10 October Flynnie's People Cork Opera House
26 December Goldilocks and the three Bears Cork Opera House


Cork City Libraries, Grand Parade, Cork, Ireland.
Contact us: Tel. +353 21 4924900 | Fax. + 353 21 4275684 | Email: