Venues & Spaces
An Croí is a multi-purpose, flexible space. The room’s wooden sprung floor and wall panels create a warm and elegant decor. The stage comes in different sizes and offers the possibility of being set up in different locations around the room. The room is complemented with a dedicated technical booth with sight lines to the stage. With its high-end technical specifications, this flexible space has the potential for a multitude of events, including music performances, theatre, conferences and private parties.
Food and drink can be served inside this room.
An Croí is widely recognised as Derry and the North West’s premier traditional arts venue, but is also frequently used to host performances from a range of genres.
In the past three years it has played host to many internationally renowned artists and performers, such as: Eddi Reader; Django Django; Julie Fowlis; Mick Flannery; Bell X1; Iarla Ó Lionáird; Sara Watkins; Sarah Jarosz; Aoife O’Donovan; and Frankie Gavin & De Dannan.
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- Technical Specification
|Stage Door Access (F.O.H.)||
4m x 6m (flexible)
12 x deck platforms (2m x 1m), anthracite carpet finish
|Tables & Seating||30 cabaret tables (a mixture of square and circle top)|
240v single phase
|Heating & Air-conditioning||Warm air heating system|
N.B. Various lecterns, tables, Music stands and stage seating available upon request. Please note that the below equipment does not come as standard but can be provided at a cost (POA) and is subject to availability.
Audio Equipment Details
|F.O.H. Audio Console / Mixing Desk||Yamaha LS9-16|
|Additional Audio consoles (F.O.H. / Monitors)||
MIDAS M32 Console
|Audio Playback||1 x Denon DN C100 CD Player|
1 x Trantec Wireless S5 Series, includes:
|Microphones & DIs||
2 x Shure Beta 58
|Speakers – Main PA||
2 x Nexo PS 10 (flown)
2 x EV SX300
5x QSC K Series
|Multi-core & Returns||
20 channel Multi
1 x Toshiba SD5010KB DVD Player
Lighting Systems & Equipment Details
2 x Stairville MV250H Spot Halogen Moving Head 250W
6 x Source Four Zoom CE
|Dimming||4 x SmartPack Wall Mount Dimmer, 12x1200w (with SmartLink)|
1 x ETC SmartFade 1248
|Gels & Gobos||The venue has a limited stock of colour filters and gobos. If you require any specific colours or designs we are happy to source these for you from our regular suppliers. Please note that if you wish to bring your own gobos our ETC Source4 Profiles take size B metal or glass gobos.|
|Car Park Access Times||
Mon – Fri: 07:30 – 18:00
N.B. Use of the car park outside of these times may incur extra costs. Limited car park spaces are on offer and may be reserved by prior arrangement with management.
|Loading||Loading through building’s main entrance and through F.O.H. entrance. Backstage fire corridor can also be used (see venue drawings).|