Pavilion Theatre – December 2018 on in Pavilion Theatre

Cara Dillon – Upon A Winter’s Night
Sat 1 Dec, 8pm
Cara Dillon, possessing of one of the most celebrated folk voices to have come out of Ireland, will be touring her Christmas show “Upon A Winter’s Night” for a third year running this December

Young European Strings
Sun 2 Dec, 2pm
A Christmas concert for the whole family with the best young musicians of Dublin with surprise guests.

Mon 3 Dec, 5pm & 8pm
A Palestinian father and his estranged son must travel to Israel to hand-deliver his daughter’s wedding invitations to each guest.

ABBA Forever
Tue 4 Dec, 8pm
ABBA Forever returns to Pavilion Theatre for another Christmas night out!
Featuring all Benny, Björn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid’s iconic hits including Mamma Mia, Dancing Queen, Fernando and many more.

Admission: One Shilling
Wed 5 Dec, 8pm
Award-winning actress Dame Patricia Routledge and international concert pianist Piers Lane tell the extraordinary story of Myra Hess and her famous wartime National Gallery concerts.

The Nutcracker (Encore Screening)
Thu 6 Dec, 3pm & 7.30pm
Tchaikovsky’s beloved music is matched the the magical adventure of Clara and her Nutcracker doll to the Land of Sweet. A Christmas treat for the whole family and a classics with a special place in the hearts of ballet fans around the world.

Christmas with the Dublin Gospel Choir
Fri 7 Dec, 8pm
This December, on the back of their newly recorded Christmas album, Dublin Gospel Choir return to Pavilion, bringing a selection of Christmas favourites; some joyful, some uplifting, some nostalgic and some just downright funky!

Eimear Quinn
Sat 8 Dec, 8pm
Following consistent sell-out shows, year after year at Pavilion Theatre, we’re delighted to welcome Eimear back for her annual Christmas concert.

The Odette School of Ballet
Sun 9 Dec, 3pm
The Odette School of Ballet is taking to the stage to perform ‘With Dance I Can’. From ballet to jazz, this exciting performance will see students create a wonderful world of dance.

The Rider
Mon 10 Dec, 5pm & 8pm
After suffering a near fatal head injury, a young cowboy in the American Midwest undertakes a search for new identity.

Faulty Towers: The Dining Experience
Tue 11 & Wed 12 Dec, 7.45pm
Basil, Sybil and Manuel are back to serve up a feast of comic delights!

Irish National Youth Ballet: Cinderella
Fri 14 Dec – Sun 16 Dec
A new production, by the Irish National Youth Ballet, of Prokofiev’s Cinderella featuring forty of Ireland’s best young ballet dancers and choreography by Killian O’Callaghan.

The Wife
Mon 17 Dec, 5pm & 8pm & Wed 19 Dec, 8pm
In this film based on Meg Wolitzer’s novel, Joan (Glenn Close) finally confronts the husband she has spent four decades submitting to on the eve of his Nobel Prize win.

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
Wed 19 – Sun 30 Dec
See the beloved children’s book live on stage!
Direct from the West End, the smash-hit stage adaptation of Michael Rosen’s We’re Going on a Bear Hunt is coming to Pavilion Theatre.

The Man Who Invented Christmas
Thu 20 Dec, 5pm
Charles Dickens is struggling to come up with another best selling booking in the run up to Christmas. With his writer’s block and his publishers at his heels, can he create another Christmas story that will capture the imagination of his fans?

A Night Before Christmas
Fri 21 Dec, 8pm
An evening of Christmas stories and songs for all the family. A Night Before Christmas returns this year with a fresh selection of warm and wonderful Christmas stories and songs to get you in the Christmas spirit!

Sat 22 Dec, 5pm
A hilarious and exciting Christmas time adventure, starring Will Ferrell, about a human raised at the North Pole by elves, returning to the big city to find his father who doesn’t believe in Santa Claus, and ultimately save Christmas

It’s A Wonderful Life
Sat 22 Dec, 8pm
A moving and beautiful masterpiece of cinema, the tale of George Bailey who finds himself in turmoil just before Christmas time. He can see no way out until a guardian angel reminds him how worthwhile his is.

Home Alone
Sun 23 Dec, 5pm
Family comedy starring Macaulay Culkin as ten-year-old Kevin McCallister who is inadvertently left home alone by his family when they go on vacation.