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The Craic Theatre Coalisland, Co. Tyrone has a packed programme of events for the autumn / winter season with an array of shows that include the very best in drama, music and dance, all set to take to the stage over the coming months. September and October alone has some brilliant shows coming to Craic. Coalisland / Clonoe branch of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann kick off the season with a concert of Irish traditional music song and dance to celebrate its 60th anniversary on September 7th. The new production of Marie Jones’s play A Night In November, which had a triumphant run at the Lyric Theatre Belfast earlier this year, comes to the Craic stage on Saturday 14th September starring Martin Forsyth in the role of Kenneth Norman MacCallister. This is the 25th anniversary revival of this play since Dan Gordon’s memorable performance in 1994.   Lee Hedley is Ireland’s number one Rod Stewart Tribute and he is set to make his first visit to the Craic Theatre 21st September. For a four night run The Craic Theatre Players will present the very funny and poignant play MAMIL (Middle Aged Men In Lyrca) which is about a man finding salvation by joining a men’s health cycling club. Rozlyn Byrne returns on October 11th with her smash hit show Nobody Puts Bernie in The Corner in which we meet her madcap family and friends while having “The Time of Your Life”. Abba Sensations are one of the leading ABBA Tribute Shows performing ABBA’S timeless classics. This is a fantastic show thrilling audiences throughout the UK and Ireland with their stunning tribute to ABBA. Tickets for all these shows can be booked either online at or on the phone 02887741100 or in person at The Craic Theatre Box Office open daily 10am – 5pm.