Theatre

Tease-O-Rama is back!

Belfast's Tease-O-Rama is back and bigger than ever for their third year at Stendhal.  Bringing you a bevy of delights, these burlesque beauties tease with a touch of comedy and a hint of circus. Featuring some of the best performers on the Irish burlesque scene: Soup DuJour Shir Madness Fifi La Roux Dina Bon Coup   we guarantee you won't be disappointed! Make sure you go and pay them a visit, for some...

Programme Updates

  Teknopheasant will be playing from 9.45pm to 10.15m - and not the 5mins advertised. Sorry Mr Tekno Our rustic screening of Bafta-winning Boogaloo and Graham, with Q&A between Radio Presenter, Steven Rainey and the film's Producer Brian J. Falconer after the screening, will be at the Garden Stage - Showing at 8.15pm - Great for any one...

The Armagh Rhymers

The Armagh Rhymers are Northern Ireland's oldest professional theatre company.  Established in the late 1970s, this respected professional group, are one of Europe's most celebrated folk theatre ensembles.  Their style is deeply rooted in the old Irish Mumming traditions of poetry, music, drama, song and dance. Instantly recognisable by their willow masks, we are delighted to welcome them...

The Wooing of Barney McKeown

  Barney McKeown is a lonely, unmarried farmer from Ballymagilligan who is fed up living on his own and having to do everything himself. If it wasn’t for his two best friends, Tom O’Neill and Danny McLaughlin, his bachelor existence wouldn’t be worth living. So, he’s decided it’s time he had a wife about the house to help him and look after him,...

Big Telly Theatre

The Big Telly Theatre Company are back with a walkabout, interactive scenario called Happy Campers!   Location: Stendhal Festival Limavady.   The Joneses have been planning this trip for a long time. They’ve prepared weather charts, carried out site visits, analysed soil samples and tested the equipment in a range of weather conditions. They know exactly where to camp down to the nearest centimetre, they...

In Your Space

We're pleased to welcome the fabulous folk from In Your Space to Stendhal Festival of Art. Not only will they be hosting a Drum Circle on Friday to get everyone in the weekend mood but you can expect entertainment galore around site with the Candies and Pirates; and their circus school graduates! The Candies: The epitome of fifties femininity...

The Burlesque is back!!

Back by popular demand, the Burlesque performers return to Stendhal Festival of Art!** Intrigued by Burlesque? Well now is your opportunity to see it live! You may not know what to expect but you will be entertained!!! We like to support art in all it's forms, and this year we welcome THREE of NI's top entertainers from Belfast Tease-O-rama: Returning to...

The Vent Collective are back!

As any of our regular attendees will recognise the Vent Collective murals have become a bit of a hit at Stendhal Festival. Vent @ Stendhal Vent have been painting murals for Stendhal for over three years now and always try to bring a fresh splash of colour to the festival with a slightly Stendhalian feel. Each year the folk create a bespoke...

The Great Marco!!!

[caption id="attachment_2228" align="aligncenter" width="354"] The Great Marco[/caption] Stendhal Festival of Art would like to welcome London-based act 'The Great Marco,' to Ballymully Cottage Farm. Coming with a warning that this act is strictly for older children and adults, the Great Marco will tantalise and excite audiences with his dangerous magical acts...