2018 Marks the year of the Dog – see whats on around the capital Scroll-Making Workshop Venue Chester Beatty Library Date Fri 16 Feb Time 10:30 – 13:00 Fee Free, Booking Required Guinness Storehouse Tours In Mandarin Venue Guinness Storehouse Date Fri 16 Feb – Sun 4 Mar Time 10:30 Fee €15 When Pre-Booked Tall Tail Venue Smock Alley Theatre Date Fri 16 & Sat 17 Feb Time 11:00 (Fri) | 13:00 (Sat) Fee €6 Children / €10 Adults Dumpling Day Venue Asia Market Date Fri 16 Feb Time 11:00 – 18:00 Fee Free, No Booking Required friday Lunchtime Chinese Culture Tal The World Of Dumplings Venue Asia Market Date Fri 16 Feb Time 13:00 – 14:00 Fee €15 Rock Dog (2017) Venue Light House Cinema Date Fri 16 Feb Time 14:00 – 15:30 Fee Free, Booking Required How Lucky Are You? (Fully Booked) Venue Chester Beatty Library Date Fri 16 Feb Time 14:00 – 15:30 Fee Free, Booking Required Chinese New Year Family Workshop Venue National Museum Of Ireland – Collins Barracks Date Fri 16 Feb Time 14:30 – 16:00 Fee Free, Spring Festival Gala Ireland 2018 Venue The Convention Centre Dublin Date Fri 16 Feb Time 19:30 (Doors […]
Tipperary, 1895. Bridget Cleary’s not feeling quite herself. Her husband believes she has been taken by fairies and a changeling left in her place, with devastating consequences. London, 2017. Hat is a new mother. She has a great life. So why does she want to disappear? The real-life tragedy of Bridget Cleary provides a harrowing backdrop to a modern-day thriller.
The X Factor Live Tour is returning for 2018 and for the first time ever the audience will choose their own winner…each and every night! The X Factor digital host, Becca Dudley, will be on the road with the contestants and presenting the tour competition each night. And at the end of each show, the audience will then become the judges – and choose the winner! The X Factor Live Tour 2018 kicks off in Belfast on 16 February and Dublin on 17 February then will travel across the UK, visiting Birmingham, Bournemouth, Brighton, Cardiff, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham and Sheffield. The X Factor Live Tour has thrilled more than three million people since it began 13 years ago, making it one of the UK’s most successful annual arena tours. Tickets are on sale for now, so don’t miss out…
Join Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po in a show full of love and laughter as they explore the magical world of Teletubbyland. Look out for the Tubby Phone, Noo-noo and Sun Baby in a fun, bright and safe world which captures young children’s imaginations and encourages them to explore the world around them. Join in and enjoy beloved features from the TV series along with brand new songs. Saturday 17th February 2018 – doors 9am / show 10am Saturday 17th February 2018 – doors 12pm / show 1pm Sunday 18th February 2018 – doors 9am / show 10am Sunday 18th February 2018 – doors 12pm / show 1pm
La La La Lalala! Sing a Happy Song! Following a string of successful dates around the world, THE SMURFS LIVE ON STAGE – SMURFS SAVE SPRING comes to Bord Gais Energy Theatre. Eight favourite Smurfs characters including Papa Smurf, Clumsy Smurf, Brainy Smurf and the adorable Smurfette are coming to Dublin for the first time ever to transform the Wintery breeze in town into a colourful Spring. The evil wizard Gargamel and the puppeteers will accompany the tiny blue creatures in this ‘Smurftastic’ journey. The story is set in Spring – Smurfs’ favourite time of the year, when the characters are busy preparing for the much-awaited annual Spring Parade. But while the Smurfs make merry and sing and dance with excitement, the wicked Gargamel comes up with a plan to trick Mother Nature and bring an end to the festivities. The Smurfs Live on Stage is a tale of magical adventure that will see the Smurfs battle Gargamel and save Mother Nature whilst promoting family values and the power of a true team spirit amongst children. Little fans, mum and dad and the grandparents alike can get ready to cheer the Smurfs as they come to life on a grand stage, which brings the books to life […]
Calling all musical theatre fans! Don’t miss this spectacular night of West End and Broadway’s greatest hits brought to you by the Ulster Orchestra, Belfast Philharmonic Choir and acclaimed West End stars. Featuring much-loved music from shows such as West Side Story, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, The Lion King and the ageless classic, Singin’ in the Rain, you’ll love this moment of musical magic.
Creating a storm wherever they go, Ireland’s favourite trio–The Three Tenors Ireland, promise a magical night to remember as they perform uplifting songs made famous by world superstars including Sinatra, The Dubliners and Pavarotti. Sinatra (My Way), and Pavarotti (O Sole Mio). You’ll also love their new arrangements of hits such as: Over The Rainbow and I Don’t Wanna Talk About It. Their noted friendliness & connection with their audience makes this event a special night-out.
01 Feb Aiken Promotions present GUS DAPPERTON 8pm €15.60 03 Feb FESTIVAL OF LIGHT 7pm €9 09 Feb Spike Fest: Laura Moody and Live Film Score by Lioba Petrie 8pm €15 10 Feb Spike Fest: Improvisation workshop with Zan Berry 12:30pm €15 10 Feb Spike Fest: Naomi Berrill & Zan Berry 2pm €10 adults / €5 kids 10 Feb Spike Fest: Blues In Space 8pm €15 11 Feb Spike Fest: Cello Ireland present Cello Voce 8pm €15 16 Feb Aiken Promotions presents LONEY DEAR 8pm €16 17 Feb JK Flesh + Whirling Hall of Knives 8pm €15 21 Feb Traditional Arts Collective 8pm €10 23 Feb MCD present PAUL DRAPER 8pm €18.50
In February, the Czech Philharmonic celebrates the 100th anniversary of Czech independence at the end of the First World War. A packed three concert weekend is built around the country’s two great national composers, Dvořak who conducted the orchestra’s inaugural performance in 1896 and Smetana, including a rare complete performance of Smetana’s Ma Vlast (My Country) and a special family concert based around Dvořak’s fairy-tale The Golden Spinning Wheel. Smetana Má Vlast 1. Vyšehrad (The High Castle) 2. Vltava (Die Moldau) 3. Šarka 4. From Bohemia’s meadows and forests 5. Tábor 6. Blaní Prices: €45, €34.50, €25, €19.50 Access 16 concerts in the season from just €402.90 (or €379.20 as a Friend of the NCH) Choose your own packages also available from 4 concerts upwards
Cornelius Patrick O’Sullivan will be taking our stage by storm at Stock Exchange, Galway this Saturday from 7pm. Along with him will be the wonderful Roger Sullivan, the quite stunning Denis Len and your favourite hosts Ross McCarthy and John O’Hare. Tickets and more information can be found from the Mad Craic website https://www.madcraiccomedy.com
Highlights of the collection and temporary exhibitions. Free