Irish Guide Dogs is celebrating their 40th anniversary this week and is proud to be partnering with the Powerscourt Centre. The week long presence will allow them to raise awareness of the organisation, their full range of services and take part in some fun and exciting fundraising activities.
We are hosting a “Dine in the Dark Event” on the evening of World Sight Day this Thursday 13th October and a Family Fun Day on Sunday 16th October, keep an eye on our website and Facebook for info and tickets.
This is a fantastic opportunity for clients and customers of the Centre to engage with this organisation, educate together and get to meet first hand the people who have benefited from their services.
We look forward to an exciting week, with lots of special furry guests, and creating a fantastic experience at the Powerscourt Centre.
Where: Powerscourt Townhouse, South William Street, Dublin
Date: Monday 10th October to Sunday 16th October
Bewley’s Cafe Theatre and Banba’s Crown Theatre are proud to present:
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING OSCAR
By Micheál MacLiammóir
A riveting show about Oscar Wilde, performed by Michael Judd.
Directed by Sinead Colreavy. With original music from New York composer, Nico Kean.
Michael Judd, who last appeared in Bewley’s Café Theatre in Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece, Hughie, will perform The Importance of Being Oscar in an edited show for Lunchtime. This is a compelling theatrical tapestry revealing the wit, triumph and tragedy of Oscar Wilde in an explosion of richness, boldness, passion and beauty. Includes excerpts from Earnest, An Ideal Husband and a particularly moving Ballad of Reading Gaol.
‘For those wild about Wilde or still to be convinced of his genius, this is the perfect sampling platter of his works’ Entertainment.ie
BOOKING for all shows remains the same: www.bewleyscafetheatre.com or 0868784001.
CREDIT CARD TICKETS ARE SHOW ONLY. Lunch is available in the venue for €4.
25 06 2016
Just in time for Summer comes lots of new menu launches in Powerscourt Townhouse Centre. May saw the launch of “Pygmalion”’s new gastro food menu featuring “International Tapas Style” Fayre created by world renowned chef Lazslo Kiss. The menu takes classic Spanish style offerings and adds a unique twist such as cayenne spiced chicken wings, gambas pil pil, calamari with fiery tomato sauce and three variations of paella including fish, vegetarian and chicken. The menu looks set to be a big hit for the summer months.
The second launch in the Townhouse is “Counter Culture”’s new summer menu which has already proved a huge hit. Sumptuous salads, delicious protein shakes and sin-free brunch choices make up the seasonal summer menu that is now available for delivery thanks to Deliveroo. To find out more log on to: http://www.counterculture.ie/menus/brunch-lunch
After their recent win as best café in Dublin at the Irish Restaurant Awards, popularity of “The Pepper Pot” continues to grow. Their specials showcase seasonal Irish produce married with staple ingredients that never fail to impress. Strawberries are a firm favourite on the menu, being featured not only in desserts but also in salads with haloumi cheese, hazelnuts and generous helpings of cucumber. To feast your eyes on all they have to offer go to: http://www.thepepperpot.ie/
“Brother Sister” offers more than just coffees. Their selection of sweet treats teams staples like chocolate together with goji berries, pistachios and oats to put a light and healthy spin on old favourites such as much loved flapjacks and brownies. A welcome variation during the warm weather.
There’s no shortage of edible treats to choose from at Powerscourt this summer if you’re looking for some new lunch spots to try!
Summer has arrived and Powerscourt Townhouse Centre is awash with fabulous summer cocktails. Farrier & Draper opened its doors at the end of April and it has quickly become the new go-to spot in Dublin’s Creative Quarter thanks to their fresh take on some favourite cocktail classics and their daring new additions to the cocktail scene that are fast becoming firm favourites among cocktail aficionado’s. The ‘Real Italian’ is one of their signature drinks; pairing Tanqueray Gin, Strawberry Purée, Basil, Balsamic Vinegar and Pink Peppercorns, topped off with a dash of Soda and fresh Strawberries giving this thirst-quencher a sharp twist to round off this fruity, aromatic concoction.
Other offerings from the Farrier & Draper cocktail menu include the classic ‘Pornstar Martini’ with musings of Passion Fruit and Vanilla that are reminiscent of the much-loved solero ice-cream, and the ‘Scorched Soul’ which teams Pineapple, Passion Fruit, Lemon and Lime, with a base of Rum and a dash of flaming Absinthe to top it off with a theatrical flourish.
The ever-popular Pygmalion at Powerscourt Centre, have launched their much-anticipated 2for1 “Pygtails” offer, available Sunday to Thursday. Minty Mojitos, Espresso Martinis, Whiskey Sours and Tangle Twisters – an exciting melange of fruit and spirits creating a unique cocktail reminiscent of the Irish Summer favourite… the Tangle Twister ice pop, are all buy one get one free, with an additional offer of 40% off all other drinks on a Sunday. Pygmalion’s sun terrace on Coppinger Row is by many and famed for its laid back vibe and shabby chic décor making it the perfect place for watching the world go by and enjoy a tipple in the sun.
It’s set to be a fantastic summer here at Powerscourt Centre and we can’t wait to start sampling these exciting cocktail menus as the summer months stretch out before us