Open till 2am
7 nights a week

Full Calendar of Events & Ticket Info

Full Calendar of Events & Ticket Info

Musical greats that have graced our stage in the not-too-distant past View the Hall

The Beat

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Played: Mar 31st, 2013

One of the biggest bands of the 2-Tone movement, The Beat present a wall of sound that transcends time and…

Henry Rollins

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Played: Aug 23rd, 2011

Henry Rollins is an American singer-songwriter, spoken word artist, writer, publisher, actor, and radio DJ….

Thurston Moore (SONIC YOU...

Sonic Youth playing at the Crane Lane in March.
Played: Jan 13th, 2013

Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore teams up with frequent on-stage collaborator John Moloney (Sunburned Hand of the Man) for the experimental…

Welcome to the Crane Lane Theatre

House of Jazz,Blues & Burlesque

Part of the Cork Heritage pub trail, the Crane Lane Theatre is located in the remains of an old Gentleman's Club in the dead centre of Cork City and has been the scene of many a notorious event over the last 100 years. Featuring one of the most favoured Beer Gardens in Cork City centre and we continue to be inspired by the music of Mr. Tom Waits

Our decor is from the 20s, 30s and 40s. We have 4 bars to choose from besides our Garden. The Stage Door, The Crystal Room and the Theatre itself, so whatever your mood or age we have a corner for you! And now an added addition of Arthur Maynes Pharmacy and wine bar, which conjoins via the smoking garden.

The venue continues to host live music 7 days a week, so whether it is the return of the Crane Lane’s original folk and blues acts or tomorrow's next big thing, we are sure we have a tastes  for everyone to enjoy.

Theatre performances, Burlesque nights, swing, blues, jazz, country,live music and DJ's seven nights a week until 2am. Now one of the key music venues in the country , we host many national and international acts and take part in all major festivals in the City including the Cork Jazz festival and our very own home grown Southern Gothic festival. Come and try our local brewed Mí Daza and soak up a warm and friendly atmosphere.

“it ain't no sin, to take off your skin and dance around in your bones” - Tom Waits

Winner of Best Live Music Venue in Munster

Winner of Best Live Music Venue in Munster