The Riverside is Northern Ireland's oldest operating professional theatre venue outside of Belfast. It is based at the Ulster University, Coleraine.

The theatre serves not only the staff and student population but the wide reaching Causeway Coast & Glens community with a 140,000 + population. The Riverside Theatre venue itself is an intimate 278 – 350 seat auditorium offering a vast annual programme, for children and adults, of comedy, dance, music, drama and art.