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Dublin Dance Festival

Until Sun 28th May 2017 |

Dublin Dance Festival is the leading dance event on the Irish arts calendar. Each year in May, the Festival brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to share vibrant contemporary dance with audiences in Ireland.

Professor Brian Cox

On Tue 23rd May 2017 |

Whether an avid science reader or a total novice, Professor Brian Cox Live will test the limits of our knowledge and make highly complex ideas accessible to all. Always captivating, continually surprising and forever pushing the boundaries, Professor Brian Cox takes science to a new dimension...

Russell Brand

On Tue 23rd May 2017 |

Since rising to fame in 2003, Russell Brand has established himself as one of one of the world’s most celebrated stand-up comedians. His acclaimed tours include 2006’s SHAME, 2007’s ONLY JOKING, 2009’s SCANDALOUS (which marked his US live debut) and 2013’s critically acclaimed and...

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone In Concert

On Tue 23rd May 2017 |
19:30

The tour will feature a live symphony orchestra performing, to picture, every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Audiences will be able to relive the magic of the film in high-definition on a 40-foot screen while hearing the orchestra perform John Williams’ unforgettable score....

The Skids

On Fri 26th May 2017 |

The line-up will consist of former members Richard Jobson, Bill Simpson and Mike Baillie, plus BIG COUNTRY guitarists Bruce and Jamie Watson.

Guns N' Roses

On Sat 27th May 2017 |

Guns N’ Roses will return to Slane Castle on Saturday 27th May 2017 (subject to licence) for a sell-out concert, 25 years after playing the venue on 16th May 1992. “I am delighted that GnR at Slane is sold out, with fans coming to the show from all over the world re-affirming Slane as one...

Family Day Festival

On Sat 27th May 2017 |
13:00 - 17:00

Family Day Festival returns on Saturday 27 May, from 1 to 5pm, in Smithfield Square for a fun-filled day of free family entertainment in the heart of Dublin city. Now in its seventh year, Family Day Festival is presented by One Family, Ireland’s organisation for people parenting alone, sharing...

An Audience with John Cleese

On Sun 28th May 2017 |

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is proud to present, UNIQUE LIVES, a special four part lecture series designed to showcase inspirational stories with a unique perspective.This season of “Talk Theatre” entertainment features four well known personalities who will share their remarkable life stories...

Imelda May

From Mon 29th May 2017 Until Tue 30th May 2017 |

If you don't know Imelda May, prepare to be blown away. If you are already a fan, get ready to hear her as you never have before.  She has found a new groove, exploring blues, soul, gospel, folk, rock, sensitive acoustica, cinematic drama and explosive balladry on a set of the boldest,...

Imelda May

From Mon 29th May 2017 Until Wed 31st May 2017 |

Taking the biggest band line up she has ever toured, the shows promise to delight both old and new fans of Imelda’s music. Featuring members of her longtime band with some additional incredible musicians, the new line up brings the wonderful new material and old favourites to full colour whilst...

Kraftwerk

From Fri 2nd Jun 2017 Until Sat 3rd Jun 2017 |

The multi media project Kraftwerk was started in 1970 by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider. They set up their electronic Kling Klang Studio in Dusseldorf, Germany, where they conceived and produced all Kraftwerk albums. By the mid 1970’s Kraftwerk had achieved international recognition for...

Kraftwerk 3-D

From Fri 2nd Jun 2017 Until Sat 3rd Jun 2017 |

The multi media project Kraftwerk was started in 1970 by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider. They set up their electronic Kling Klang Studio in Dusseldorf, Germany, where they conceived and produced all Kraftwerk albums. By the mid 1970’s Kraftwerk had achieved international recognition for...

 
What's On Today


2017: 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 Sun 21st May 2017

2017: 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 Tue 23rd May 2017

2017: Sacred Traditions Exhibition - Guided Tour

Public Guided tours of the Library's Sacred Traditions exhibitions take place each Wednesday at 1pm & on Sundays at 3 & 4pm.
On Sun 21st May 2017

2017: Guided Tour of Botanic Gardens

Free guided tours every Sunday 12:00pm and 2.30pm.
On Sun 21st May 2017

2017: The Beach Boys

You can capsulise most pop music acts by reciting how many hits they’ve had and how many millions of albums they’ve sold, but these conventional measurements fall short when you’re assessing the impact of The Beach Boys who have birthed a torrent of hit singles and sold albums by the tens...
On Sun 21st May 2017

2017: The Glitter Ball

Number Twenty Two, South Anne Street had transformed Saturday Night entertainment in Dublin city centre with GLITTERBALL – Saturday Nite Fever. A new themed concept with all the glitz & glamour, vibes, visuals & music reflective of New York’s disco heyday nostalgia brought up to date...
On Sat 20th May 2017

2017: 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 22nd May 2017

2017: 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...
On Sat 20th May 2017

2017: 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...
On Fri 19th May 2017

2017: Dublin Dance Festival

Dublin Dance Festival is the leading dance event on the Irish arts calendar. Each year in May, the Festival brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to share vibrant contemporary dance with audiences in Ireland.
Until Sun 28th May 2017

2017: A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5-6)

MART curators Matthew Nevin & Ciara Scanlan are delighted to present the exhibition A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5-6) by Steven Maybury, kindly supported by The Arts Council of Ireland. Preview: Thursday 11 May 2017 @ 6pm...
Until Thu 8th Jun 2017

2017: Olivier Cornet Gallery, Things are going to slide, Mark Dohe...

The Olivier Cornet Gallery is delighted to present ‘Things are going to slide’, a two-person exhibition by gallery artists Mark Doherty and Kelly Ratchford. Official opening on Thursday 11th May, 7pmOlivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin. The exhibition runs till the 11th...
Until Sun 11th Jun 2017

What's On Tomorrow


2017: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone In Concert

The tour will feature a live symphony orchestra performing, to picture, every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Audiences will be able to relive the magic of the film in high-definition on a 40-foot screen while hearing the orchestra perform John Williams’ unforgettable score....
On Tue 23rd May 2017

2017: 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 23rd May 2017

2017: 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 23rd May 2017 Until Thu 25th May 2017

2017: Professor Brian Cox

Whether an avid science reader or a total novice, Professor Brian Cox Live will test the limits of our knowledge and make highly complex ideas accessible to all. Always captivating, continually surprising and forever pushing the boundaries, Professor Brian Cox takes science to a new dimension...
On Tue 23rd May 2017

2017: Russell Brand

Since rising to fame in 2003, Russell Brand has established himself as one of one of the world’s most celebrated stand-up comedians. His acclaimed tours include 2006’s SHAME, 2007’s ONLY JOKING, 2009’s SCANDALOUS (which marked his US live debut) and 2013’s critically acclaimed and...
On Tue 23rd May 2017

2017: 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 22nd May 2017 Until Wed 24th May 2017

2017: 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 Tue 23rd May 2017

2017: Dublin Dance Festival

Dublin Dance Festival is the leading dance event on the Irish arts calendar. Each year in May, the Festival brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to share vibrant contemporary dance with audiences in Ireland.
Until Sun 28th May 2017

2017: A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5-6)

MART curators Matthew Nevin & Ciara Scanlan are delighted to present the exhibition A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5-6) by Steven Maybury, kindly supported by The Arts Council of Ireland. Preview: Thursday 11 May 2017 @ 6pm...
Until Thu 8th Jun 2017

2017: Olivier Cornet Gallery, Things are going to slide, Mark Dohe...

The Olivier Cornet Gallery is delighted to present ‘Things are going to slide’, a two-person exhibition by gallery artists Mark Doherty and Kelly Ratchford. Official opening on Thursday 11th May, 7pmOlivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin. The exhibition runs till the 11th...
Until Sun 11th Jun 2017

2017: Shot

SO Fine Art Editions presents Shot – a group show of contemporary photographers to coincide with PhotoIreland Festival 2017. Participants include: Patricio Cassinoni – born in Buenos Aires has exhibited in Berlin, Brussels, Buenos Aires and Dublin. In these works Cassinoni...
Until Thu 25th May 2017

2017: Green Sleeves, An exhibition of the Irish printed album cove...

Green Sleeves, An exhibition of the Irish printed album cover This exhibition features album covers by Irish musicians printed and designed in Ireland from the 1950s until present day. It includes examples from a broad range of musical genres – classical, traditional, show band, pop, jazz,...
Until Sun 1st Oct 2017



Later in the Week

2017: Chamber Choir Ireland - The Great Mystery

Following on from a packed performance in Cork, Chamber Choir Ireland return to Dublin on May 24th , with THE GREAT MYSTERY, a title borrowed from the late Peter Maxwell Davies' O Magnum Mysterium. This glorious work is joined by Luther Madrigals from Bernd Franke, a character portrait of Martin...
On Wed 24th May 2017

2017: 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 Wed 24th May 2017

2017: 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 Wed 24th May 2017 Until Fri 26th May 2017

2017: Sacred Traditions Exhibition - Guided Tour

Public Guided tours of the Library's Sacred Traditions exhibitions take place each Wednesday at 1pm & on Sundays at 3 & 4pm.
On Wed 24th May 2017

2017: 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 23rd May 2017 Until Thu 25th May 2017

2017: 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 22nd May 2017 Until Wed 24th May 2017

2017: Dublin Dance Festival

Dublin Dance Festival is the leading dance event on the Irish arts calendar. Each year in May, the Festival brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to share vibrant contemporary dance with audiences in Ireland.
Until Sun 28th May 2017

2017: A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5-6)

MART curators Matthew Nevin & Ciara Scanlan are delighted to present the exhibition A Rhythm Exposed (Routines: 5-6) by Steven Maybury, kindly supported by The Arts Council of Ireland. Preview: Thursday 11 May 2017 @ 6pm...
Until Thu 8th Jun 2017

2017: Olivier Cornet Gallery, Things are going to slide, Mark Dohe...

The Olivier Cornet Gallery is delighted to present ‘Things are going to slide’, a two-person exhibition by gallery artists Mark Doherty and Kelly Ratchford. Official opening on Thursday 11th May, 7pmOlivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin. The exhibition runs till the 11th...
Until Sun 11th Jun 2017

2017: Shot

SO Fine Art Editions presents Shot – a group show of contemporary photographers to coincide with PhotoIreland Festival 2017. Participants include: Patricio Cassinoni – born in Buenos Aires has exhibited in Berlin, Brussels, Buenos Aires and Dublin. In these works Cassinoni...
Until Thu 25th May 2017

2017: Green Sleeves, An exhibition of the Irish printed album cove...

Green Sleeves, An exhibition of the Irish printed album cover This exhibition features album covers by Irish musicians printed and designed in Ireland from the 1950s until present day. It includes examples from a broad range of musical genres – classical, traditional, show band, pop, jazz,...
Until Sun 1st Oct 2017

2017: Real Bodies

Real Bodies only in Dublin, the highly original and thought-provoking exhibition of human anatomy is coming to Dublin’s Ambassador Theatre for a limited time only.   This powerful exhibition explores life by displaying real, 14 perfectly preserved human bodies and more than 200 anatomical...
Until Wed 31st May 2017