Newtownabbey Drama Festival returns to Theatre at The Mill

Newtownabbey Drama Festival is back for a week of exhilarating drama at Theatre at The Mill from Monday 14 – Friday 18 March.

This annual festival presents some of the best full length plays from amateur dramatic groups across Northern Ireland and beyond. 

This year’s exciting line-up includes;

  • Monday 14 – Holywood Players present Absent Friends by Alan Acykbourn
  • Tuesday 15 – Bart Players present The Cemetery Club by Ivan Menchell 
  • Wednesday 16 – Newpoint Players present Mary K by Sean Treanor
  • Thursday 17 – Rosemary Drama Group present Tartuffe by Ranjit Bolt 
  • Friday 18 – Theatre 3 Newtownabbey present The Anastasia File by Royce Ryton 

A full synopsis for all plays can be found at

Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor Billy Webb said “Newtownabbey Drama Festival has been serving our community from 1982 offering the best of amateur theatre. I am pleased to see the return of this event and I would encourage you to support these groups and enjoy a great evening of Theatre.”

Tickets for the Newtownabbey Drama Festival are priced at £9 & £8 (Concession) and are available online at or from Box Office T: 0300 123 7788.