The easily accessible theatre at Outhouse has hosted many theatre productions musical gigs and media events over the years

seats  50 Seated   /   people  70 people standing


Dublin Fringe Festival, International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival, 5 Lamps Arts Festival, Mother Tongue Festival, RTÉ and TV3 have all used the space for rehearsals and productions. A raised stage, lighting rig and excellent acoustics make this space an enviable venue that Outhouse is proud to have developed.

The theatre is located in the basement of the building with a capacity for 70 people, with its own street entrance and access for people with limited mobility

Technical Specifications

  • Solid Temporary Stage 12ft x 12ft
  • Raised seating area (50 person capacity, 70 Standing)
  • Semi-sprung, solid wood floor (no screws or nails)
  • Well heated and ventilated (including air conditioning)
  • Can be accessed via the Centre or at basement level
  • Free Wifi
  • Optoma projector HD ready
  • Equipped with audiovisual, sound and lighting rig.
  • Q Showtec multi-profile (600w)
  • 56 lighting circuits
  • 20-300/500w Fresnel’s c/w barn doors.
  • 1 Bose amp.
  • 24 1k dimmer channels
  • 2 Alto passive Speakers
  • 1 Show master 48 lighting desk


The Outhouse building is closed until further notice due to coronavirus restrictions.


You can still phone us for Signposting & Information at 01 873 4999 from 12pm to 3pm, Monday to Friday.
All staff are still working and all emails will be answered. For general queries, please email

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