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  1. Spring awakening for new season

    Spring awakening for new season

    We’re looking forward to 2013 as we launch our new spring season programme. Packed with great performances, exhibitions and arts workshops at Mid–Ulster’s premiere theatre venue, there’s sure to be something to suit everyone.
  2. Music is in the air this spring

    Music is in the air this spring

    As we enter into the time of year for new buds and blossoms, April is also the opportunity to grow your musical repertoire at the Burnavon, Cookstown with a month packed full of top quality music events. Jump in…
  3. Factory Girls celebrated in Burnavon arts events

    Factory Girls celebrated in Burnavon arts events

    Most likely if you lived in Cookstown or its surrounds you knew someone – a mother, a grandmother, a daughter, an aunt, a best friend – who worked in either the Daintifyt or Fisher’s Hat Factory, and to this day, many people know someone
  4. Tapestry of Colours Screening Announced

    Tapestry of Colours Screening Announced

    Cookstown District Council will be screening the new film “Tapestry of Colours” Tuesday 21st May 2013 to celebrate Community Relations Week. This FREE event, funded by the Peace III programme Programme, is open to everyone, including schools,
  5. Here come the girls!

    Here come the girls!

    Receiving rave reviews, and described as a truly realistic play filled with humour, charm, fine acting and staging, this brand new production for 2013 is directed by Caitriona McLaughlin.
  6. Conal’s brand new Bit on the Side bound for Mid–Ulster

    Conal’s brand new Bit on the Side bound for Mid–Ulster

    If you’re a fan of successful comedian Conal Gallen, brace yourself, as this autumn you’ll get a chance to see Conal like you’ve never seen him before.
  7. Introducing the new season at the Burnavon

    Introducing the new season at the Burnavon

    This week sees the launch of the brand new Burnavon autumn season brochure, full of lots of performances, events, exhibitions and workshops to brighten up the dark autumn months.
  8. Within these walls

    Within these walls

    A haunting new photography exhibition, ‘Within these walls’, that investigates the site of the former Maze prison and was captured by Co. Tyrone photographer Cathy Dempster, is due to be displayed this October.
  9. Burnavon awarded prestigious Charter Mark

    Burnavon awarded prestigious Charter Mark

    The Burnavon Arts and Cultural Centre has been awarded the Arts and Disability Equality Charter and Plaque in recognition of their on–going commitment to the promotion of access to the arts for all.
  10. Book of Condolence opened for Nelson Mandela

    Book of Condolence opened for Nelson Mandela

    A Book of Condolence has been opened in The Burnavon in Cookstown for those wishing to pay their respects to Nelson Mandela. The Book of Condolence will remain open until Monday 23rd December 2013.
  11. Oh, yes it is panto time at the Burnavon!
  12. Who’s Your Local Sporting Hero?

    Who’s Your Local Sporting Hero?

    The Ulster Sports Museum Associations’ exhibition, ‘Celebrating the past – Inspiring our future’, which highlights all that is memorable within Ulster Sport comes to Cookstown this February.
  13. Give My Head Peace comes to Cookstown

    Give My Head Peace comes to Cookstown

    David Hull Promotions brings the brand new Give my Head Peace stage show to the Burnavon Theatre, Cookstown on Friday 7th and Saturday 8th March.
  14. Special Floral Art Club Fundraiser

    Special Floral Art Club Fundraiser

    Each year Cookstown Floral Art Club organises an Open Night, and this year an event with a difference is being held in Burnavon Theatre, Cookstown on Wednesday 9th April.
  15. Cracking family fun this Easter

    Cracking family fun this Easter

    The Burnavon Arts and Cultural Centre in Cookstown are throwing a party to celebrate Easter and everyone is invited on Saturday 12th April (from 11am – 3pm). There will be free fun–filled activities for all the family with entertainment inside
  16. Young Minds Matter

    Young Minds Matter

    An important Mental Health Awareness conference entitled; “Young Minds Matter” was launched Friday 11th April at the Burnavon Theatre, Cookstown.
  17. Celebration of World Culture in Cookstown

    Celebration of World Culture in Cookstown

    Yet another brand new event for Cookstown will take place at the Burnavon Arts & Cultural Centre on Saturday 17th May, when a celebration of World Culture Day between 11am and 3pm will bring Burn Road to life in an explosion of colour, music and rhyth
  18. Swing into summer

    Swing into summer

    The Burnavon is well into the swing of its summer season with plenty of workshops, music, comedy and drama to come in June and July. Read on to find out what you can see, do and explore!
  19. Burnavon Gets Positive Seal of Approval

    Burnavon Gets Positive Seal of Approval

    The Burnavon Arts and Cultural Centre is the first arts centre in Northern Ireland to be awarded the “What About Me?” Welcome Award by Positive Futures, in recognition of the outstanding service that the Burnavon provides.

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