South Wicklow Drama Festival

In association with Kilrush Drama Group



Welcome to the South Wicklow Drama Festival website. The South Wicklow Drama Festival has been running since 2005 when it was founded by Kilrush Drama Group. We hope you enjoy the photos, history and news on our website.

The South Wicklow Drama Festival Committee are excited to be hosting the 2018 All Ireland Confined Drama Finals in St. Brigid's Hall, Carnew from Friday 13th - Saturday 21st April 2018. 

Kilrush Drama Group

Rehearsals are now in full swing for Kilrush Drama Group’s forthcoming production of a new version by Mark Rowe “Hedda Gabler” by Henrick Ibsen under Director, Michael Byrne. The opening night of the production will be staged in St. Brigid’s Hall, Carnew on Friday the 10th & Sunday 12th February at 8pm. The group look forward to taking part in the Open All Ireland Drama Circuit.


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Festival 2017


The Festival committee is delighted to announce the results of the SWDF following a wonderful 9 nights of fabulous drama!

 Festival Results...




Photography for this website by Eamonn Doran & Lorna Doran
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