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Composing the Island

September - Wednesday - 7
September
Wednesday
7
Over three weeks in September, (7th - 25th), Composing the Island will present 27 concerts of orchestral, choral, instrumental, song and chamber music by Irish composers written between 1916 and 2016. How this music developed, and the times and circumstances in which it was written will unfold...
18 days ago

Tiger Dublin Fringe

September - Saturday - 10
September
Saturday
10
Tiger Dublin Fringe is Ireland's leading multidisciplinary arts festival featuring performances in theatre, music, art, comedy, dance, circus, gaming and spectacle. Part of the Dublin Festival Season, every September the city is transformed by up to 800 events of the Tiger Dublin Fringe. These...
15 days ago

Pieta 100 Cycle 2016

September - Sunday - 25
September
Sunday
25
Denny Gold Medal, Ireland’s tastiest sausage, is once again teaming up with Pieta House, this time for the annual Pieta 100 Cycle in various locations around the country this September.   The Pieta 100 Cycle, which is taking place on Sunday 25th September in 10 locations around the...
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Andrea Bocelli

September - Wednesday - 28
September
Wednesday
28
International superstar Andrea Bocelli has announced a Dublin concert to take place at 3Arena on 28 September 2016. As was the case with all of his previous sold out Dublin concerts, Maestro Bocelli will be accompanied by an orchestra and choir. This morning he stated “It fills me with...
3 days ahead

Peppa Pig's Surprise

October - Saturday - 1
October
Saturday
1
It's a lovely day and Peppa is playing outside with her friends. Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig have got a surprise for her and George - they can't guess what it is, can you? Enjoy fun, games and of course, surprises in this charming, colourful new show with new songs and new life size puppets, Peppa...
6 days ahead

The Rocky Horror Show

October - Monday - 3
October
Monday
3
Following the global cinema and TV release of the LIVE West End broadcast which hit No1 in the UK Box office charts, this new 2016 tour of Richard O’Brien’s classic continues to smash box office records. Bursting at the seams with timeless classics, including Sweet Transvestite, Damn...
8 days ahead

Fifth Harmony

October - Monday - 3
October
Monday
3
The most successful girl group in the US, Fifth Harmony, returns to the UK as part of their first ever European tour. Following the huge success of Top 3 single, Worth It, the girls are coming back to Europe by popular demand. Renowned for their superb live shows, this tour promises to bring...
8 days ahead

Nickelback

October - Sunday - 9
October
Sunday
9
Nickelback have cemented themselves as one of the most commercially viable and important acts of the past two decades.  The group’s worldwide sales exceed 50 million units and their irresistible smash “How You Remind Me” remains Billboard’s “Top Rock Song of the Decade”....
14 days ahead

Nickleback

October - Sunday - 9
October
Sunday
9
First formed in Canada in 1996, Nickelback are one of the best-selling rock bands of the 21st century. Gaining international recognition with the single How You Remind Me in 2001, Nickelback have amassed total worldwide record sales in excess of 30 million. In addition to being the frontman for...
14 days ahead

The Commitments

October - Wednesday - 12
October
Wednesday
12
Direct from a phenomenally successful, record breaking two year run in London’s West End, The Commitments is set to have its Irish premiere, where it all began, in Dublin! The show comes to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre from 12 - 29 October 2016. The Commitments received universal...
17 days ahead

Anoushka Shankar – Waltons World Masters

October - Wednesday - 12
October
Wednesday
12
We are delighted to welcome world-renowned sitarist and composer Anoushka Shankar to Dublin for the first time. Anoushka Shankar is one of the leading figures in world music today. She is deeply rooted in Indian classical music, having studied exclusively with her father, the legendary Ravi...
17 days ahead

Christine Bovill's Piaf

November - Wednesday - 9
November
Wednesday
9
The passion of a torch singer has to be combined with jazz finesse and the raw emotion of   the blues to sit alongside the best voices of the 20th century. Christine Bovill has, in replacing the grey Glasgow of her youth with the vibrant colours of old record sleeves and the world they...
45 days ahead

 

What's On Today


2016: Ich Liebe Dich Cabaret!

Journey back to 1930s Berlin - tongue-in-cheek, provocative, hilarious and pure entertainment. Brought to you by Film Fatale, Ich Liebe Dich Cabaret! is everything we love about cabaret with an added postmodern twist. Travel back in time to the heyday of the Spiegeltent for an evening of classic...
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: U2 40th Anniversary Celebration

AS THIS GIG WAS SOLD OUT IN JUST 5 DAYS A 2ND NIGHT WAS ORGANISED THE VERY NEXT DAY (SEPTEMBER 25). The well-known U2 tribute band The Joshua Tree and the international fan site @U2 will be celebrating @U2's first European party in The Grand Social in Dublin. It was on 25 September 1976 when...
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: The Contemporary Music Centre Salon Series 2016: Redmond O'T...

  The Contemporary Music Centre opens its 2016 Salon series with Redmond O’Toole – 8 string guitar. Redmond O’Toole is recognised as one of the most distinctive and original guitarists of his generation. He was the first to adopt Paul...
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: Monkstown Village Day

Come celebrate our Village Day in Monkstown on Saturday 24th September from 12:00-4:00pm. A FREE family fun day, with special guests, Wooly Ward’s Farm and Reuben The Entertainer from RTÉ. Pop down for a delicious BBQ with live music from Comhaltas. Join one of our tours and discover the...
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: Government Buildings Tour

Guided tours are every Saturday but only from 10.30–13.30 every hour on the half hour. Duration is about 40 minutes. Tickets are free are available on the morning of the tours from the National Gallery.
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: Government Buildings Tour

Guided tours are every Saturday but only from 10.30–13.30 every hour on the half hour. Duration is about 40 minutes. Tickets are free are available on the morning of the tours from the National Gallery.
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
Until Mon 26th Sep 2016

2016: Marlay Park Market

Saturdays 10 am-4 pm & Marlay Park Sundays 11 am – 4 pm. This picturesque location in Rathfarnham, overlooked by the historic 18th Century Marlay House and within the grounds of the 247 acre park is home to a playground, a par-3 golf course, a model railway, running and...
Until Sun 25th Sep 2016

2016: Marlay Park Market

Saturdays 10 am-4 pm & Marlay Park Sundays 11 am – 4 pm. This picturesque location in Rathfarnham, overlooked by the historic 18th Century Marlay House and within the grounds of the 247 acre park is home to a playground, a par-3 golf course, a model railway, running and...
Until Sun 25th Sep 2016

2016: Ed Byrne

As an observational live stand up comedian Ed Byrne is unrivalled. Ed will make is highly anticapted return to stand on Irish soil this September, with a three consecutive nights in Ireland, kicking off at Pavillon Theatre, Dun Laoghaire followed by Solstice Arts Centre, Navan and Black Box...
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: The Partisans

Seminal British prog-jazz quartet Partisans pump out top groove-based sounds, with burning post bop, no messin' rock outs, spacious reflections and heavy hooks. Famed for their fiercely energetic live performances and tightly knit themes, Partisans bridge the gap between New York swing, European...
On Sat 24th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
Until Sun 25th Sep 2016

 

What's On Tomorrow


2016: The Contemporary Music Centre Salon Series 2016: Redmond O'T...

  The Contemporary Music Centre opens its 2016 Salon series with Redmond O’Toole – 8 string guitar. Redmond O’Toole is recognised as one of the most distinctive and original guitarists of his generation. He was the first to adopt Paul...
On Mon 26th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
From Mon 26th Sep 2016 Until Wed 28th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
From Sun 25th Sep 2016 Until Tue 27th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
Until Mon 26th Sep 2016

2016: Bored with a Hole - Hannah Fitz | Daniel Tuomey

The NCAD Gallery presents Bored With a Hole, a two person exhibition of work by visual artists Hannah Fitz and Daniel Tuomey. Fitz and Tuomey graduated from NCAD in 2012 as part of a supportive network of emerging Irish artists, cemented by their shared involvement with the artist-run...
Until Wed 26th Oct 2016

2016: September Gay Speed Dating Events in Dublin

We are hosting 2 gay speed dating events in September.  Mens event in on Wednesday September 14th Ladies event is on Wednesday September 28th Both events are €20 payable at the door but registration is required bu visiting www.romeoromeojulietjuliet.info Events are limited to max...
Until Wed 28th Sep 2016

2016: Olivier Cornet Gallery, GLOMAR RESPONSE solo show by Claire ...

Solo Show Artist: Claire Halpin Official opening: Sunday 11 September 2016, 3pm, Olivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin 1 Guest speaker: Brian Fay Artist Statement "My work explores themes and concepts around contested territories and histories through painting, drawing and...
Until Sun 2nd Oct 2016

2016: James Joyce Centre September

Dr. Oona Frawley The Terrible Beauty of Memory:Ireland's Decade of Commemorations 5th September Our Autumn/Winter Lecture Series kicks off this Monday with Dr Oona Frawley's talk on Ireland's Decade of Commemorations. We're very excited to have Oona back at the Joyce Centre and, with the 1916...
Until Fri 30th Sep 2016

2016: Museum - Kildare Street (Archaeology)

Date    Events    Detail 11/09/2016 3-3:45pm    Public Tour: Treasures of the National Museum    Tour - Ages 8+ 15/09/2016 1-1:45pm    The Archaeology of the Decade of War: The Geography of the War of Independence and...
Until Fri 30th Sep 2016

2016: Marsh's 'Take a Selfie' Corner

1916 Tales from the Other Side is a unique exhibition focusing on the attitudes and opinions from different pockets of society and discoveries made from the archives and the more modern items from Marsh's collections.  We of course could not exclude our bullet wounded books!...
Until Thu 22nd Dec 2016

2016: Marsh's 'Take a Selfie' Corner

1916 Tales from the Other Side is a unique exhibition focusing on the attitudes and opinions from different pockets of society and discoveries made from the archives and the more modern items from Marsh's collections.  We of course could not exclude our bullet wounded books!...
Until Thu 22nd Dec 2016

2016: 1916: Tales from the Other Side – an exhibition at Marsh's L...

    Marsh’s Library presents ‘1916: Tales from the Other Side’, a new exhibition open until December 2016. This exhibition traces how minority communities responded to the tumultuous events of the Irish revolution. Discover the Rising through the diaries of a...
Until Fri 23rd Dec 2016

 

Later in the Week


2016: The Contemporary Music Centre Salon Series 2016: Redmond O'T...

  The Contemporary Music Centre opens its 2016 Salon series with Redmond O’Toole – 8 string guitar. Redmond O’Toole is recognised as one of the most distinctive and original guitarists of his generation. He was the first to adopt Paul...
On Tue 27th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
From Tue 27th Sep 2016 Until Thu 29th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
From Mon 26th Sep 2016 Until Wed 28th Sep 2016

2016: Wild Air Run

Wild Air Run is coming to Cabinteely Park, Dublin. We are an Inflatable 5K obstacle event which includes the longest slide in Europe amongst its 10 larger than life obstacles.   We will be touring major Irish cities including Dublin, Cork and Galway in summer 2016. We are the first ever...
From Sun 25th Sep 2016 Until Tue 27th Sep 2016

2016: Bored with a Hole - Hannah Fitz | Daniel Tuomey

The NCAD Gallery presents Bored With a Hole, a two person exhibition of work by visual artists Hannah Fitz and Daniel Tuomey. Fitz and Tuomey graduated from NCAD in 2012 as part of a supportive network of emerging Irish artists, cemented by their shared involvement with the artist-run...
Until Wed 26th Oct 2016

2016: September Gay Speed Dating Events in Dublin

We are hosting 2 gay speed dating events in September.  Mens event in on Wednesday September 14th Ladies event is on Wednesday September 28th Both events are €20 payable at the door but registration is required bu visiting www.romeoromeojulietjuliet.info Events are limited to max...
Until Wed 28th Sep 2016

2016: Olivier Cornet Gallery, GLOMAR RESPONSE solo show by Claire ...

Solo Show Artist: Claire Halpin Official opening: Sunday 11 September 2016, 3pm, Olivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin 1 Guest speaker: Brian Fay Artist Statement "My work explores themes and concepts around contested territories and histories through painting, drawing and...
Until Sun 2nd Oct 2016

2016: James Joyce Centre September

Dr. Oona Frawley The Terrible Beauty of Memory:Ireland's Decade of Commemorations 5th September Our Autumn/Winter Lecture Series kicks off this Monday with Dr Oona Frawley's talk on Ireland's Decade of Commemorations. We're very excited to have Oona back at the Joyce Centre and, with the 1916...
Until Fri 30th Sep 2016

2016: Museum - Kildare Street (Archaeology)

Date    Events    Detail 11/09/2016 3-3:45pm    Public Tour: Treasures of the National Museum    Tour - Ages 8+ 15/09/2016 1-1:45pm    The Archaeology of the Decade of War: The Geography of the War of Independence and...
Until Fri 30th Sep 2016

2016: Marsh's 'Take a Selfie' Corner

1916 Tales from the Other Side is a unique exhibition focusing on the attitudes and opinions from different pockets of society and discoveries made from the archives and the more modern items from Marsh's collections.  We of course could not exclude our bullet wounded books!...
Until Thu 22nd Dec 2016

2016: Marsh's 'Take a Selfie' Corner

1916 Tales from the Other Side is a unique exhibition focusing on the attitudes and opinions from different pockets of society and discoveries made from the archives and the more modern items from Marsh's collections.  We of course could not exclude our bullet wounded books!...
Until Thu 22nd Dec 2016

2016: 1916: Tales from the Other Side – an exhibition at Marsh's L...

    Marsh’s Library presents ‘1916: Tales from the Other Side’, a new exhibition open until December 2016. This exhibition traces how minority communities responded to the tumultuous events of the Irish revolution. Discover the Rising through the diaries of a...
Until Fri 23rd Dec 2016