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7th October 2015

The Complex is delighted to support the inaugural Smithfield & Stoneybatter “Food In The City” festival which takes place this weekend October 9th to 11th. This historic part of town has long had a close association with the food and drink industry and the businesses of its burgeoning local eating and drinking scene have come...

1st October 2015

It’s “happy days” at The Complex –  some latest snippets as follows…..     thanks to all who came along to the March For Choice Afters event here a last Saturday which was a great day….    We’re glad to have the Gaiety School of Acting students in with us again this week and next rehearsing a new production….    ...

30th September 2015

Complex Youth Theatre (CYT) meets every Saturday and is for young people interested in drama, performing and exploring their creativity. CYT is holding two audition workshops for new members (14-19 years old) on Saturday 10th October 2015 at 11am and 1pm at its base in Benburb Street. Anyone interested in auditioning can email Anthony at...

24th September 2015

Update from Abortion Rights Campaign on their March For Choice official After-Event taking place this Saturday 26th September from 4pm at The Complex… “Join ARC and our fabulous party cohosts Re(al) Productive Health in The Complex after the March for Choice this year for activities, food, music, performances, and a SpeakOut! From immediately after the March with...

17th September 2015

Complex Youth Theatre (CYT) are holding two audition workshops for new members (aged between 14 and 19 years old) on Saturday 10th October 2015 at 11am and 1pm at our CYT base at 51 Benburb Street. CYT is for young people who show an interest in exploring their creativity, creating drama and performing. CYT meet every...

16th September 2015

The 4th Annual March for Choice takes place in Dublin on Saturday September 26th with the huge vote for Marriage Equality and the passing of the Gender Recognition Bill earlier this year demonstrating a huge appetite for change and progress in the country. The march will kick off at 2pm at the Garden of Remembrance...

9th September 2015

The Complex opens to the public this weekend with Dublin Tiger Fringe Festival’s “Twenty First” which runs from 12th to 18th September inclusive. The first issue of our brand new guide “Complex Times” is out now – this September-October edition is available to pick up free in printed format here at The Complex from this weekend or you can download and...

2nd September 2015

There’s a nice piece on the opening (next week) of our new live arts centre in today’s edition of The Herald newspaper! Our thanks to Laura Larkin.

28th August 2015

Well we’re all set for our new live arts centre to open in just a couple of weeks and “Complex Times” will be our new publication – its first edition is our September-October 2015 issue and we would very much appreciate any and all advertising support. Ad space starts at just €150… if you can help or...

19th August 2015

We are so happy to have now filled our brand new studio spaces with an exciting, eclectic mix of talented individual and group artists  and will be announcing our full resident-artists  line-up shortly. However, The Complex is pleased to announce the availability of one additional studio in its new base in Little Green Street, Dublin 7. This studio is...

11th August 2015

The Complex is thrilled to open this September and debut with us hosting an innovative experimental production marking the 21st birthday of Dublin Fringe Festival. “TWENTY FIRST” was developed at Fringe Lab with the support of Tiger Dublin Fringe and sees seven 21 year olds handed the keys to the festival and, having surveyed Dubliners of their exact age,  transforming their results into an installation/squat/utopia/laboratory. They’re also...

6th August 2015

“Complex Times” is the new publication of The Complex live arts centre which opens (opposite the Fruit Markets, off Capel Street, Dublin 7) next month. Our first edition is our September-October 2015 issue and we would be hugely grateful for any and all advertising support. To promote your business or venture in “Complex Times” –...

5th August 2015

Thanks to Damien Murphy for the great piece on the Dublin Inquirer website about the forthcoming opening of our new live arts centre – check it out at www.dublininquirer.com in their arts section or direct link at  http://dublininquirer.com/2015/08/05/the-complex-a-new-arts-centre-puts-down-roots

30th July 2015

Our thanks to the Maldron Hotel Smithfield for their recent kind sponsorship donation for The Complex. Pictured here at The Complex are  (from left) Maldron Smithfield General Manager Ann Marie Traynor with Complex Artistic Director Vanessa and Maldron Sales Manager Shauna.

29th July 2015

“Complex Times” is the new official publication of The Complex live arts centre on Little Green Street, Dublin 7. Our first issue will be the September-October 2015 edition marking the opening of the centre and including information on its activities, programme, resident artists and special projects along with arts-related news both local and beyond, map, photos, features and more . Circulation will...

23rd July 2015

The builders are in, the studios are being constructed, the graffiti is being removed, the logos are going up, the lift is being fixed, the paint is being applied, the place is buzzing… as we are now well on course for our new live arts centre The Complex  @ Little Green Street, Dublin 7 to...

22nd July 2015

Thanks to everyone who popped in on our Viewing Day last Thursday – it was great to see so many interesting and friendly people of such a wide and varied mix of disciplines and talents come along and enquire about our new artist studios.  These nine studio spaces are now under construction here at The Complex and will be ready...

16th July 2015

THIS SATURDAY 18TH JULY (PERFORMANCES AT 11AM & 1PM): Complex Youth Theatre presents their production of “Under The Flag” – the outcome of a collaborative project with Junkshop Theatre Nottingham, England. The two youth theatres devised a new piece of theatre each, based on post war attitudes between Ireland and England and inherited views of immigration, emigration...

10th July 2015

Plans for our new live arts centre include the provision of 9 artist’s studios and The Complex, supported by the Dublin City Council’s Vacant Spaces Scheme is now seeking application for these new spaces. To kick this process off we are having a  Viewing Day next Thursday 16th July between 4pm-8pm at The Complex on Little Green Street – entrance opposite the...

9th July 2015

Just two snippets today… First of all, yesterday we attended an event with numerous other theatre, arts and entertainment centres and organisations at the Pavilion in Dun Laoghaire hosted by Ticketsolve . They are the company who will be helping us bring you our future online box-office, ticket and ancillary sales facilities and services and we very much look forward...

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