City of Derry Drama Festival

The annual celebration of amateur drama returns to the Waterside Theatre for its 35th year

Festival Details


Friday, 04 March 2016 to Saturday, 12 March 2016


Waterside Theatre



The City of Derry Drama Festival is an amateur drama festival staged annually each spring since 1980.

It is affiliated to the ADCI Amateur Drama Council of Ireland and the AUDF Association of Ulster Drama Festivals.

It was founded to celebrate the best of amateur drama, to foster and encourage excellence in amateur production and to make a varied range of dramatic productions accessible to as wide an audience as possible.

The festival attracts top, award winning groups from all over Ireland.

City of Derry Drama Festival