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Riverdance

June - Tuesday - 14
June
Tuesday
14
With an incredible two decades of global success since it first burst into the public’s heart at the Eurovision Song Contest, Riverdance returns for an unprecedented 13th summer season at The Gaiety Theatre Dublin.   Of all the performances to emerge from Ireland – in rock,...
Started 18 days ago

After '16: Film Screenings

June - Friday - 17
June
Friday
17
The National Museum of Ireland and the Irish Film Board are really proud to show you a panel of short films about 1916. It is the first time that the National Museum of Ireland does an event like this, and we are really excited about it. The first projection will be on the 3rd of June, and will...
Started 15 days ago

2016 Dublin City Block Party

July - Saturday - 2
July
Saturday
2
What a treat to be able to share the incredible lineup for the 2016 Dublin City Block Party. Taking place across three indoor & outdoor stages, an expanded festival site with top of the range sound and visuals, all located in Dublin City centre’s Tivoli Grounds and District 8, the 2016...
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City Spectacular

July - Friday - 8
July
Friday
8
Celebrating its 11th birthday this year, Laya Healthcare's City Spectacular is going to be even bigger, better and more spectacular than ever as it takes to Dublin’s Merrion Square this July. Featuring some of the best street theatre performers around, the whole family won’t be able to hold...
6 days ahead

Drimnagh Family Fun Day

July - Sunday - 10
July
Sunday
10
Drimnagh Residents Association & Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish FAMILY FUN DAY In the Grounds of The Newly Refurbished Our Lady of Good Counsel Church,   Mourne Road, Drimnagh Sunday 10th July 2pm – 5pm –All Welcome Entertainment & Refreshments for all Ages
8 days ahead

Bray Air Display

July - Saturday - 23
July
Saturday
23
Sky’s the limit for Best ever Bray Air Display, 23rd & 24th July 2016 #BrayAirDisplay You won’t want to miss the 11th annual Bray Air Display on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th July 2016*. With a line-up of world-class aerobatic display teams including none-other than the Daddy of the...
21 days ahead

Performance of O'Flaherty VC at Coole Park

July - Sunday - 24
July
Sunday
24
Site-Specific performance of George Bernard Shaw’s O’Flaherty VC at Coole Park Giving a unique Shavian perspective of Ireland and WWI, Shaw’s anti-war recruitment play is as funny as it is contrary. Written in 1915, just 6 months before the Easter Rising, its setting was modelled on the...
22 days ahead

Billy Elliot

July - Tuesday - 26
July
Tuesday
26
Now celebrating 10 extraordinary years in London’s West End, Billy Elliot the Musical, one of the most beloved shows on stage today, is coming to Ireland for the first time in July 2016. Set in a small mining town in the north east of England, against the background of the 1984/’85...
24 days ahead

Comedy Festival 2016

July - Thursday - 28
July
Thursday
28
The Vodafone Comedy Festival today with over 80 amazing International and home grown acts to mark its 10th year in the stunning Iveagh Gardens. The festival takes place in 5 fully seated indoor venues over 4 days from 28 - 31 July.   28-Jul-16 Des Bishop 19:30 The Big Red...
26 days ahead

The Dustbowl Revival

August - Thursday - 18
August
Thursday
18
The Dustbowl Revival is what you could call an American roots orchestra with eight full-time members — and they play it all, mashing the sounds of traditional American music into a genre-hopping, time-bending dance party Tickets €12 or €10 Online Doors 9pm    
47 days ahead

Mandela Trilogy

September - Wednesday - 14
September
Wednesday
14
The amazing life of one of the world’s most iconic figures is brought vividly to the stage. Told in three parts, by a cast of over 60 South African performers, the music matches the vastly different phases of his journey from freedom fighter to president. A combination of jazz, upbeat...
74 days ahead

Celtic the Musical

September - Tuesday - 20
September
Tuesday
20
Playacting will be encouraged when Celtic The Musical opens on the stage in Glasgow in September next year before moving onto Dublin.   Featuring the songs that have rung round Celtic Park over the years, the show tells the story of the legendary club's near 130-year history....
80 days ahead

 

What's On Today


2016: The Gallant John Joe

Pangur Ban presents The Gallant John Joe Written by Tom MacIntyre & performed by Tom Hickey Following a hugely successful revival of this classic piece of Irish modern theatre, this very special performance comes to Pavilion for just one perforamnce - a rare chance to see one of...
On Fri 1st Jul 2016

2016: Film Screening: Battle of the Somme

Join Saint Patrick's Cathedral for this for a special free screening commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme. Shot and screened in 1916, The Battle of the Somme was the first feature length documentary about war. In the first three months of its release the film was...
On Fri 1st Jul 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 Fri 1st Jul 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 3rd Jul 2016

2016: Jerry Fish

Coinciding with the release of single "Happy Dog" Jerry Fish is touring his special brand of Rock n' Roll and carnival madness including two dates at Dublin's Sugar Club on July 1st (midnight show) & July 2nd (8pm show). Tickets from €14.75 (ex. booking...
Until Sat 2nd Jul 2016

2016: Live Trad

Live trad session at Corrigans Bar: every Friday at 9.30pm. No admission fee.
On Fri 1st Jul 2016

2016: National Museum of Ireland: Archaeology July

Film: 'The Battle of Somme' introduced by Dr.David Murphy Sat 2nd 11:30am - 1pm Scannán / Film Adults & Children 12+ 'The Battle of Somme' was released in September 1916 and was seen by more than 20 million people in Britain and Ireland. It was hoped that the film would rally civilian...
Until Sat 16th Jul 2016

2016: Tender Napalm

“I could squeeze a bullet between those lips. Point first. Press it between those rosebud lips. Prise it between your pearly whites. Gently. I wouldn’t break a single tooth.” One man. One woman. A discorded duet. An intimate exploration of the human condition; a couple...
Until Sat 9th Jul 2016

2016: Tender Napalm

Good Buzz Productions are delighted to announce their production of the critically acclaimed Tender Napalm by Philip Ridley; a venture through the intense emotions and consuming desires  that accompany love, coming to Smock Alley Theatre from June 27th - July 9th.   An intimate...
Until Sat 9th Jul 2016

2016: Tender Napalm

“I could squeeze a bullet between those lips. Point first. Press it between those rosebud lips. Prise it between your pearly whites. Gently. I wouldn’t break a single tooth.” One man. One woman. A discorded duet. An intimate exploration of the human condition; a couple...
Until Sat 9th Jul 2016

2016: Tender Napalm

  Screw passion. F*** love. Philip Ridley’s high impact two-handed play is set for a steamy summer run in Good Buzz Productions are delighted to announce their production of the critically acclaimed Tender Napalm by Philip Ridley; a venture through the intense emotions and...
Until Sat 9th Jul 2016

2016: After '16: Film Screenings

The National Museum of Ireland and the Irish Film Board are really proud to show you a panel of short films about 1916. It is the first time that the National Museum of Ireland does an event like this, and we are really excited about it. The first projection will be on the 3rd of June, and will...
Until Fri 15th Jul 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 Sun 3rd Jul 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 3rd Jul 2016 Until Tue 5th Jul 2016

2016: 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 3rd Jul 2016

2016: 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 3rd Jul 2016

2016: Guided Tour of Botanic Gardens

Free guided tours every Sunday 12:00pm and 2.30pm.
On Sun 3rd Jul 2016

2016: Once The Musical

Based on the movie sensation of the same name, filmed and set in Dublin, Once features music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, including the Oscar winning Falling Slowly, and a Tony award-winning book by Enda Walsh. Once is about going for your dreams and the power of music to...
From Sat 2nd Jul 2016 Until Mon 22nd Aug 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 Sat 2nd Jul 2016 Until Mon 4th Jul 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...
From Sat 2nd Jul 2016 Until Sun 3rd Jul 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...
From Sat 2nd Jul 2016 Until Sun 3rd Jul 2016

2016: 2016 Dublin City Block Party

What a treat to be able to share the incredible lineup for the 2016 Dublin City Block Party. Taking place across three indoor & outdoor stages, an expanded festival site with top of the range sound and visuals, all located in Dublin City centre’s Tivoli Grounds and District 8, the 2016...
From Sat 2nd Jul 2016 Until Sun 3rd Jul 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 3rd Jul 2016

2016: National Museum of Ireland: Archaeology July

Film: 'The Battle of Somme' introduced by Dr.David Murphy Sat 2nd 11:30am - 1pm Scannán / Film Adults & Children 12+ 'The Battle of Somme' was released in September 1916 and was seen by more than 20 million people in Britain and Ireland. It was hoped that the film would rally civilian...
Until Sat 16th Jul 2016

 

Later in the Week


2016: Irish Youth Choir – “Rhyme & Reason”

The Irish Youth Choir presents its summer 2016 performances. “Rhyme and Reason” is the title for this year’s concerts and explores texts and their settings to choral music. This exciting programme is conducted by Artistic Director of the Irish Youth Choir, Greg Beardsell.
On Mon 4th Jul 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 Mon 4th Jul 2016

2016: Summertime Sounds: Music Course for Adults

An exciting blend of music styles and genres, Summertime Sounds is all about making music together. This 5-day course brought to you by KC Fusion is packed full of singing, harmonising and performing with and for each other. From those who sing in the shower to those who sing every night of...
From Mon 4th Jul 2016 Until Fri 8th Jul 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 4th Jul 2016 Until Wed 6th Jul 2016

2016: Starcamp Summer Camps

 STARCAMP Summer camps are Ireland's leading, longest running, best known and only nationwide performing and FUN Camps. As Seen on Dragons Den. Aimed at ALL boys & girls aged 4-12 of all LevelsThese Non-Competitive award-winning camps have an outstanding reputation amongst performing...
From Mon 4th Jul 2016 Until Fri 19th Aug 2016

2016: Starcamp Summer Camps

STARCAMP Summer camps are Ireland's leading, longest running, best known and only nationwide performing and FUN Camps. As Seen on Dragons Den. Aimed at ALL boys & girls aged 4-13 of all Levels and Abilities. These Non-Competitive award-winning camps have an outstanding reputation amongst...
From Mon 4th Jul 2016 Until Fri 19th Aug 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 3rd Jul 2016 Until Tue 5th Jul 2016

2016: Once The Musical

Based on the movie sensation of the same name, filmed and set in Dublin, Once features music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, including the Oscar winning Falling Slowly, and a Tony award-winning book by Enda Walsh. Once is about going for your dreams and the power of music to...
From Sat 2nd Jul 2016 Until Mon 22nd Aug 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 Sat 2nd Jul 2016 Until Mon 4th Jul 2016

2016: National Museum of Ireland: Archaeology July

Film: 'The Battle of Somme' introduced by Dr.David Murphy Sat 2nd 11:30am - 1pm Scannán / Film Adults & Children 12+ 'The Battle of Somme' was released in September 1916 and was seen by more than 20 million people in Britain and Ireland. It was hoped that the film would rally civilian...
Until Sat 16th Jul 2016

2016: Tender Napalm

“I could squeeze a bullet between those lips. Point first. Press it between those rosebud lips. Prise it between your pearly whites. Gently. I wouldn’t break a single tooth.” One man. One woman. A discorded duet. An intimate exploration of the human condition; a couple...
Until Sat 9th Jul 2016

2016: Tender Napalm

Good Buzz Productions are delighted to announce their production of the critically acclaimed Tender Napalm by Philip Ridley; a venture through the intense emotions and consuming desires  that accompany love, coming to Smock Alley Theatre from June 27th - July 9th.   An intimate...
Until Sat 9th Jul 2016