Cancelled: Adam Westcott

We are very sorry to announce that Adam has had to cancel his scheduled appearance at this year’s Mananan Festival. He has sustained a hand injury and is unable to perform.  At this late stage, it is not possible to find a suitable replacement to maintain the integrity of the festival. We’re as disappointed as you are but we wish Adam a speedy recovery and have issued full refunds on any tickets purchased.

Mannin Music – Mini Musicians

We are delighted to be hosting Mini Musicians weekly classes here at EAC, beginning on Thursday 16th June. Please note, this is NOT a drop-in session, click on link below for more information and booking/registration:

We’re Hiring a Creative Administrator

The Erin Arts Centre is looking for an organised, versatile person to assist the Creative Director with the Centre’s next exciting chapter. The successful applicant will be prepared to engage in all aspects of running a small, vibrant arts venue, from undertaking daily administrative duties, to staffing our events alongside a team of volunteers. We need somebody who is: motivated and flexible committed to the arts and creative development full of bright ideas! enjoys dealing [read more…]

Congratulations to Rushen Players!

We’d like to say a massive EAC ‘thank you and well done’ to Adrienne and all her excellent cast at Rushen Players! There’s a ton of work involved in putting on a show and last week’s production of Priestley’s ‘When We Are Married’ drew great audiences over the three nights and was a real triumph. Well done folks! You did yourselves and the Centre proud.

Launch of Asila’s Song by Jackie Morrey-Grace

Original spoken word theatrical group, Penny Productions, present Asila’s Song and other spectacular tales. An evening to ignite your senses!  This celebratory show marks the official launch of the publication of the one-woman poetic play, Asila’s Song.  It is also an opportunity to witness this dark and dangerous ghost story being performed by the author herself, triple Manx Litfest Poetry Slam Champion, Jackie Morrey-Grace.  Jackie will be joined on the evening by a whole host [read more…]

Mananan Festival 2022

We are very excited to announce that the Mananan Festival will be taking place this year from 27th June – 2nd July. Booking opened for Friends of Mananan last Friday and tickets go on general sale on Saturday 14th May at 10am online at TicketSource and at the EAC box office. We have a thrilling and varied week of shows, taking in folk, classical, theatre and flamenco – check our events page for full details.

Rushen Players – When We Are Married

Originally intended for our 50th anniversary last year, this production was halted by Covid. Now it’s finally here! This week, Rushen Players present J. B. Priestley’s comedy ‘When We Are Married’ from Thursday 12th – Saturday 14th. Tickets are available online at TicketSource and from the EAC box office. This was the first production to ever grace our stage way back in 1971; come down and find out what happens in the Helliwell’s living room!


We still have plenty tickets left for our Easter Holiday film ‘Encanto’ showing tomorrow at 2pm (Wednesday 20th April). Only £2 for under 18s! It’s already a Disney classic, so tune up your vocal cords, phone a friend and come on down. Isabella, your boyfriend’s here!! TICKETS

Piano Recital – Henry Lewis

There are still tickets available for tomorrow night’s piano recital by the excellent Henry Lewis. This is an ideal chance to catch a fine, young talent, at the start of his professional career. You know what to do! 7:30pm start, doors open at 7pm. TICKETS available on the door or on the link below…/piano-recital…/e-gkobly

Jazz Club License

⚠️ ALERT⚠️ We’re delighted to announce that our occasional license, allowing The Bay to run our bar on Saturday, has been granted again 🍻🍻🍻 So, as a great man (well, Jerry Carter actually…Ed) once said: ‘the jazz will be blowing and the Bushy’s will be flowing!’ There are very few tickets left for Beccy Rork and Blue Vannin, it’s now or never folks!