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Welcome to the Burnavon Theatre


Welcome to the Burnavon, the premier arts and cultural venue, and the hub of arts, drama, music, theatre and dance in Mid–Ulster.

As well as staging high quality performances, the venue has a varied arts and cultural programme that you can take part in, Irish language activities if you want to learn about a new culture, and a state of the art Visitor Information Centre if you want to explore the heritage and culture of the District or further afield. 

Each of the four sections in the web site give you detailed information on the events, exhibitions, workshops, programmes and services available within the centre – so much more for you to see, do and explore. You can also join the Burnavon Theatre on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with our latest news stories, competitions and updated event listings.  

The Burnavon is just the ticket for business meetings, seminars and conferences. Situated in the heart of Mid Ulster, the Burnavon is easily accessible from all parts of Northern Ireland, offering a wide range of facilities, free parking and catering packages to suit all tastes and budgets.  We look forward to welcoming you to the Burnavon!


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The Burnavon gratefully acknowledges the support received from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland through its Equipment and Minor Refurbishment programme. The funding aims to enable organisations to purchase equipment and carry out minor refurbishment to their premises to enhance their artistic services.


What's On

  1. Legends Of American Country

    Legends Of American Country

    Legends Of American Country Now seen by over 250,000 fans direct from Ireland Europe’s No. 1 Country music show” The Legends of American Country” returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country classics.

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  2. Off Your Trolley

    Off Your Trolley

    Off Your Trolley Starring Conal Gallen You’d have to be completely “off your trolley” to miss this hilarious brand new comedy play from the cream of Irish comedy! It certainly proves that “Laughter is still the best medicine”!

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  3. The 4 Of Us

    The 4 Of Us

    The 4 Of Us Expect a night of classic hits as well as new material from one of the most successful Irish bands in history.

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  4. Variety Concert

    Variety Concert

    Variety Concert Desertcreat Women’s Institute presents a variety concert of music and song featuring local artists followed by Kildress Drama Society’s performance of the play ‘Barneys Bull’

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  5. The Legend Of Luke Kelly

    The Legend Of Luke Kelly

    The Legend Of Luke Kelly This ever popular tribute show to the iconic Luke Kelly of The Dubliners, returns to Cookstown for what promises to be another memorable performance. Featuring the voice of Chris Kavanagh.

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  6. The Rod Stewart Story

    The Rod Stewart Story

    Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart Story Some Guys Have All The Luck is a brand new theatre production direct from London West End celebrating the life and career of Rod Stewart, one of rock music’s greatest icons.

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  7. The Nutcracker

    The Nutcracker

    The Nutcracker Ballet Ireland is delighted to tour The Nutcracker, one of the world’s favourite ballets, to audiences nationwide this season.

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  8. Bagatelle @ 40

    Bagatelle @ 40

    Bagatelle @ 40 After a sellout show last year Bagatelle return to the Burnavon Theatre, Cookstown for a trip down memory lane as they engage on their 40th year in show business.

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  9. The War To End Wars – WW1 Armistice

    The War To End Wars – WW1 Armistice

    The War To End Wars – WW1 Armistice 11th November 1918, WW1, The Great War, comes to an end. The concert will pay tribute to those who died, we injured and survived, in music, song and word, ending with a poignant act of remembrance.

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  10. Declan Nerney

    Declan Nerney

    Declan Nerney He has a huge following and charts on a regular basis not only in Ireland but in Scotland and England and his recordings are sought worldwide.

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