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The Civilian Dead of 1916

Civilians who died in Dublin as a consequence of the 1916 Rising will be listed and commemorated in this public exhibition entitled, The Civilian Dead of 1916. Following The 1916 Rising, public attitudes changed to that of widespread commitment to Irish Independence. Even members of Trinity...
Until 1st Jun

Citizens in Conflict: Dublin 1916 - Exhibition

Citizens in Conflict: Dublin 1916 is a historic multi-media exhibition which includes eye witness accounts and sources such as Dublin Fire Brigade logbook. Guided tours for groups also available. It has a particular focus on the Pearse Street area of the city (formerly Great Brunswick street)...
Until 25th Jun

Easter Rising Centenary

2016 marks the centenary of The Easter Rising. This uprising was one of the defining moments of the struggle for Irish independence which began on Easter Monday 1916 with the reading of the proclamation, Poblacht na h-Eireann by Pádraig Pearse. After days of fighting on Dublin city...
Until 31st Dec

Revolution 1916 - The Exhibition

Opening 27th February 2016 in the Ambassador Theatre on O’Connell St, Revolution 1916 is a centenary exhibition that tells the story of the 1916 Rising. Looking at the historical background that led to the events of 1916 with a focus on the 1916 Proclamation the exhibition also houses the...
Until 30th Nov

Pathos of Distance

Pathos of Distance was created around an extraordinary a body of research made up of historic Irish migrant images found in various countries around the world. These pictures represent the diverse range of imagery associated with Irish migration history and our diaspora. Canadian-born Sarah...
Until 4th May

INTRO

The KEMP Gallery at 25 South Frederick Street, Dublin 2 will play host to INTRO, its debut exhibition on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 6pm. This newly-opened gallery will present one-off original pieces of urban art for the discerning art lover and collector. Although there is a veil of secrecy...
Until 6th May

Empireland

A newly commissioned painting of monumental scale, Empireland grapples with Ireland’s history as a state. With images, icons, symbols and figures relating to Ireland’s religious, medicinal, corporeal and cultural histories, Mark O’Kelly’s ambitious history painting is...
Until 28th May

Beggars Bush Barracks 1916 Rising Walking Tour (National Pri...

The National Print Museum is housed in the old Garrison Chapel of Beggars Bush Barracks in Dublin 4 and to mark the Centenary of the 1916 Rising, we invite you to join us for a special guided walking tour of the Barracks.  The walking tour features the story of the printing of the 1916...
Until 25th Jun

Kevin Barry Recital Room

Schubertreise X Conor Biggs bass; Michel Stas piano Sunday 24 April 3pm Tickets. €15 The Long Gaze Back with Sinéad Gleeson with guests June Caldwell, Eimear Ryan and EM Reapy Saturday 30 April 7.30pm Broadcaster and journalist Sinéad Gleeson explores the literary gem that is...
Until 31st May

Cork International Choral Festival

The 62nd edition of the Cork International Choral Festival, Cork’s longest running festival, will take place 27th April to 1st May 2016. Every year Cork welcomes choirs from across the world for a programme of Gala concerts, schools' concerts, National and International competitions, and...
Until 1st May

Fleadh na gCuach Festival

Fleadh na gCuach (The Cuckoo Fleadh), a hugely enjoyable and successful traditional music and community based arts festival takes place this May bank holiday weekend in the beautiful, scenic village of Kinvara, Co. Galway. A well-established and richly deserved reputation has ensured that the...
Until 2nd May

Galway Theatre Festival

Galway Theatre Festival features nine days of exciting theatre, circus, spectacle, and story-telling, showcasing the vibrant performance culture of Ireland’s festival city. The goal of Galway Theatre Festival is to bring a fresh and lively programme of performance to the streets and...
Until 7th May

Game Music Festival

Gaming music surrounds us every day: when we play games, when we accidentally leave our consoles on for hours, and even when we're fiddling around with menu options. That music defines and shapes how we relate to those games, and encapsulates the time when we played them. The Dublin...
Until 2nd May

Connemara Mussel Festival

Welcome to Connemara Mussel Festival 2016. Originally established to promote the excellence of the mussels of Killary Harbour, the festival has grown to become a celebration of local people, food, culture and heritage, and is recognised as the premier food event for Connemara, attracting visitors...
Until 1st May

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 1st May

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 1st May

Bealtaine Festival 2016

Our Bealtaine festival is having its 21st birthday this year! We invite you to join with us in celebrating and marking the festival’s coming of age. For 2016, our theme is Iconic Citizens, which continues Bealtaine’s three-year exploration of Nationhood and Citizenship and...
From 1st May Until 31st May

Pavilion Theatre May Summer Programme

Theatre CARE presented by WillFredd Theatre Company Teaming up with a number of Irish Hospice staff WillFredd Theatre Fuse movement, live music and text, every word, sound and image in CARE is drawn from daily Hospice life. Saturday 21 May | 8.00pm | €18/€14 Family Maloney’s...
From 1st May Until 31st May

Tell Me on a Sunday

Following her acclaimed performance in the Watermill’s production of Calamity Jane, Jodie Prenger now steps into Andrew Lloyd Webber and Don Black’s classic musical, TELL ME ON A SUNDAY. The show comes to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre from 1 - 3 May 2016. TELL ME ON A SUNDAY...
From 1st May Until 3rd May

The Spirit Of Freedom 1916 - 2016

his production introduces a multi-talented cast, featuring singers, dancers, musicians and actors - celebrating 100 Years of Irish Independence. An epic story of a small nation seeking out Liberty and Independence. According to Michael Durkan, producer, Spirit of Freedom departs from previous...
From 1st May Until 6th May

Draiocht - May Listings

Pat Shortt - Selfie THU 05 MAY 8PM Main Auditorium // €28 The irrepressible Pat Shortt is back with a new show. An entertaining throwback similar to that of the days of D’Unbelievables! In a quirky and humorous way Pat brings us on a journey with his new character Mossey Burke...
From 1st May Until 31st May

Guided Tour of Botanic Gardens

Free guided tours every Sunday 12:00pm and 2.30pm.
On 1st May

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 1st May

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 1st May

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 1st May
19:00

Video Games Live 2016

After performing to sold out concert halls from Qatar to Colorado, and Malaysia to Milwaukee, renowned conductor Eimear Noone returns to Dublin with the globally successful Video Games Live and iDIG Music Festival which will feature the music of WORLD OF WARCRAFT, MARIO, FINAL FANTASY, ZELDA and...
On 1st May
19:30

International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

This annual festival celebrates the contribution of gay people to theatre, past and present. With an emphasis on new or recent works, with a broadly gay theme or relevance, the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival creates new opportunities for emerging gay artists and theatrical works. Join...
From 2nd May Until 15th May

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 2nd May
19:00

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 3rd May
19:00

The Big Fellow

  Co-Motion Media in association with Drogheda Arts Festival by Declan Gorman, based on Frank O’Connor’s biography of Michael Collins   A non-stop, edge-of-your-seat theatrical adventure, laced with scenes of daring, intrigue and humour. With original music by...
From 3rd May Until 7th May
20:00