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Prime Cut Productions


  • Description

    Prime Cut Productions are one of Northern Ireland's leading Theatre Companies with three main strands of work:

    CREATE: Artistic Programme: Two professional productions annually of the best international drama.

    INNOVATE: Artistic Development Programme: driving forward NI theatre development.

    PARTICIPATE: Community Engagement Programme: providing year-round opportunities for arts access and participation.

    We are committed to:

    Developing and producing quality contemporary international drama in Belfast and beyond.

    Sustaining and building upon our critical reputation for first-class challenging theatre, promoting cultural diversity and understanding through artistic exchanges, locally and internationally.

    Driving forward theatre practice development and nurturing Northern Ireland's theatre artists professional and creative skills.

    Increasing access to and participation in Prime Cut's productions and theatre generally.

  • Address

    Unit 5, The Refinery, 8 Maxwell Street, Belfast BT12 5FB, Co. Antrim




    + 44 (0)28 9024 4004

    Artistic Director

    Emma Jordan

    Executive Producer

    Una Nic Eoin

    Outreach Manager

    Ciaran McQuillan

    Finance and Administration Officer

    Lorraine Mc Brearty


Play Title Playwright
Antigone Owen McCafferty Sophocles
Cold Comfort Owen McCafferty
Removed Fionnuala Kennedy

The playwright gathered interviews with Voice Of Young People, a group of people with care experience campaigning for changes to the system in Northern Ireland. 

Scorch Stacey Gregg
The Chance Jackie Doyle
An adaptation of Peter Carey's original short story.
Who Shall Be Happy..? Trevor Griffiths