• image from one of ala's outdoor workshops
  • image from one of ala's shows
  • image from one of ala's shows


ALâ (Adult Participatory Theatre, Arts and Education)

ALâ, founded in 2004 is a fully inclusive personal social and community development organization, catering for adults of all abilities, nationalities and ethnic groups, which mainly use Theatre of the Oppressed, Forum Theatre, methodologies as developmental tools. It is a non-profit organization, run by its participants.

ALâ run:

  • – Fully inclusive weekly workshops in Ballybane, Galway.
  • – Forum Theatre outreach projects in conjunction with many social and community organizations and schools.
  • – Forum Theatre facilitation skills training courses and Introduction to Forum Theatre full day workshops in conjunction with organizations nationwide.
  • – For general inquiries or information please contact:


Since its establishment , ALâ has provided fully inclusive Workshops and four-weekly drama workshops each year, attended by an average of thirty people. There are at least two shows per year with public performances in local and national venues including schools and libraries.