Dancing Thru The Ages Opens At The Firkin Crane In Cork

Firkin Crane is an architecturally unique centre for the arts, located in the heart of Cork city. It specialises in all forms of dance but the building’s diverse spaces are adaptable to many uses, including: live theatre, concerts and opera, art exhibitions, poetry readings. Facilities are available for visual, multimedia and sound arts as well as for photoshoots.

Smurfit Theatre

  • stage 15m wide, 9m deep, with drapes and masking
  • playing area 10m x 7m
  • retractable seating for 238

Smurfit Theatre Tech Spec April 2021

Rental Rates


Smurfit Stage - Fit Miss Fit

Dance Interactive/Musgrave Theatre

on the ground floor
Dance Interactive - Dance of making 2

Smurfit Studio Theatre




Renting a Theatre – Commercial Rates
Effective from October 2020
Smurfit Theatre €1,399 per performance (€1,156.20 ex vat)
Musgrave Theatre €450 per performance (€371.90 ex vat)
Smurfit Studio Theatre €450 per performance (€371.90 ex vat)
Additional services and equipment available for hire
The venue can provide stage technicians at €17.50ph. A stage technician is not a lighting designer, a sound engineer or a stage manager. These roles are fee based.Retractable seats move €100 per move
8x10m Marley dance-floor €60 per day
Standard Microphones €10 per day
Radio hand held Mic €15 per day
Radio lapel Mic €35 per day
Digital video projector €150 per day