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Hawks Well Theatre

Temple Street | Aras Reddan, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 1518
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Great Accoustics

We saw two performances while in town, a comedian and a musician. We happened to sit in the 4th row... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Sarah M
via mobile
Wonderful facility

We visited this theatre for a music show. It's a lovely size theatre. Facility very clean and great... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Lovetravellinglots
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Dublin, Ireland
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The Hawk's Well is a 340 seat theatre in Sligo, North West Ireland. We host a diverse programme of arts and entertainments including comedy, professional and amateur drama, a wide range of music from traditional and jazz to opera, plus dance, pantomime, children's theatre and comedy. On performance days our Box Office stays open until the show time to process tickets for that show only.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“living room” (2 reviews)
“friday night” (2 reviews)
“acoustics” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Temple Street | Aras Reddan, Sligo, Ireland
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+353 71 916 1518
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We saw two performances while in town, a comedian and a musician. We happened to sit in the 4th row 'D' both nights. It is the first row that is elevated and far enough back to enjoy a single performer. The accoustics both nights were...More

Thank Sarah M
Management response:Responded 22 May 2017

Hi Sarah, thank you for spending two of your evenings at the Hawk's Well Theatre when you visited Sligo. We are delighted that you enjoyed your trip and most grateful for your lovely feedback. Deirdre

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this theatre for a music show. It's a lovely size theatre. Facility very clean and great sound. Well worth a visit. Buy tickets online it seems to be cheaper.

Thank Lovetravellinglots
Management response:Responded 8 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We have a small service charge on tickets purchased online so it works out cheaper to purchase at our Box Office either in-person or over the phone. Delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Small theatre in the lovely town of Sligo. Friendly, cosy & great atmosphere. Size of theatre makes you think the performance is happening in your own living room. Ralph McTell put on a terrific performance

1  Thank X11SWT
Management response:Responded 13 March 2017

Thank you for your visit. Delighted you enjoyed the live concert and atmosphere.

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

A lovely theatre. Good sight lines everywhere and reasonable facilities front of house. Great quality range of acts appearing here. I went to the Jazz festival offering which was Lianne Carroll. It was superb and the whole town not just the theatre was buzzing. The...More

Thank WMJAB
Management response:Responded 13 March 2017

Thank you for your kind words about our theatre. Sligo Jazz Festival is an annual treat that we all look forward to each summer. Delighted you enjoyed the music and the festival.

Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

We booked last minute and were very impressed with this small theatre. There's not a bad seat on the house, the staff are very friendly and the rates very reasonable.

Thank whatsheneeds
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Went to the Hawks well theatre last friday night for a show . It was our first visit and to be honest it was a bit of a let down.The directions on the site are good and it is great to have the car parking...More

Thank RoscommonKaitland
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This Theatre is just great, went to see the Conal Gallen, show while visiting Sligo with a group of friends from the UK, the theatre has a very good sound system so no problem hearing from any seat. Staff are very freiendly and accommodating.

Thank Jacqueline G
Reviewed 24 August 2015

A lovely little venue, a great view from every seat! Great acoustics and an intimate concert location. They have a bar and snacks available for purchase before and after each event.

1  Thank starosta93
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Very interesting sculptures inspired by Yeats. Beautiful to look at as was the rest of the building. It's down by the river front rather than in the centre of town. Worth a visit, free entrance and the sculptor was there to explain the exhibition.

Thank Kim F
Reviewed 22 May 2015

An excellent way to book Sligo live tickets,costing 1 euro a ticket compared to 6 online.And hopefully supporting local theatre as well in the process.

1  Thank John O
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