Galway International Arts Festival confirms extra tickets going on sale following Government announcement

1 September 2021

Extra tickets go on sale 2 September at 10am including additional tickets for Medicine for performances from 2 September

Galway International Arts Festival is delighted to confirm that extra tickets will go on sale tomorrow 2 September at 10am for the highly anticipated Festival co-production Medicine by Enda Walsh. This announcement comes on foot of the Government’s guidelines for the next stage of the roadmap which will see increased capacities at indoor venues.

  • Medicine, presented by Landmark Productions and Galway International Arts Festival, written and directed by Enda Walsh. Devastatingly funny and profoundly moving, Medicine examines social responses to mental health concerns, while deconstructing the fabric of theatrical performance. Clare Barrett, Aoife Duffin, Domhnall Gleeson and jazz drummer Sean Carpio star in the world premiere production of this new play which has wowed critics and audiences alike in Edinburgh. Black Box Theatre. Extra tickets will be for performances from 2 – 18 Sep.

    Find out more about Medicine at GIAF21
  • First Thought Talks, presented in association with NUI Galway. Galway International Arts Festival's acclaimed discussion series returns this month exploring everything from cyber-hacking, to the impact of remote working on rural Ireland, to vaccine development. Extra tickets released for talks 10-12 & 18 September.

    Find out more about the 2021 First Thought Talks series

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All new bookers and existing ticketholders will be required to show proof of a Covid-19 vaccination certificate. Any existing ticketholders who are not vaccinated are asked to contact the Box Office on and their ticket will be fully refunded.

Galway International Arts Festival runs until 18 September with an exciting mix of live in person and online events.