BOX OFFICE MAY 25TH – AUGUST 25TH

24th – 25th May

Civic Theatre

Tom Thumb

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Performed entirely on and under a kitchen table this classic story is brought to life in a playful and fascinating show full of Lyngo’s magic with feathery spinning birds, a flying house and a portable forest. Come and join tiny Tom on his very big adventure!

€8 adult, €6 children

(01) 462 7477

www.civictheatre.ie

3rd June

Moat theatre Naas

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TINSELTOWN

Where the glamour of classic Hollywood collides with the new era of modern day Divas & Superstars. From landing in the ‘City of Stars’, to being chased by the ‘Paparazzi’, this musical production will leave you starstruck! Taking place in CPA Kildare, CPA Kilcock and CPA Rathangan.  

TICKETS €10

045 883030

www.moattheatre.com

7th  June

The National Concert Hall

Tea Dance Tunes

The National Concert Hall invite people living with dementia, their carers and families to enjoy a concert of favourite songs and music.

+353 (0)1 417 0000

www.nch.ie

8TH June

Riverbank Arts Centre

Jack And The Beanstalk

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045 448327

www.riverbank.ie


This classic fairytale gets the Lyngo treatment so expect lots of surprises, a gripping story and beautiful images as Jack sells his cow for 5 magic beans and finds himself in the land above the clouds.  Family €28/€8

22nd June/ 7th July

The Science Magic Show

Prepare to enter the magical world of science! In the Science Magic Show over a dozen tricks are performed using everyday items and the scientific principles behind them are explained. Donal Vaughan, award-winning comedian and scientist, makes science fun for all the family.  Family €36/€10

20th July

FAMILY THEATRE: A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings

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Collapsing Horse presents a tale of new work inspired by the Gabriel Garcia Marquez short story  ‘A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings’. Exploring this classic children’s fable with wit and skill, there will be no shortage of emotion, intricacy or craft. €8/€28 family

28th  – 29th June

LOCAL ARTS : Griese Youth Theatre

Our modern world is filled with challenges unique to our generation. Can I become famous? Do people pay enough attention to me? How can I stand out while still fitting in with everyone else? What perpetuates this desire for an unachievable level of perfection?
Narcissism and its many guises will be explored in a series of plays by Griese Youth Theatre. €10/€8

29th June

The Venue Theatre – Ratoath

Addicted to Dance – Magic of Musicals

Addicted to Dance present their annual end-of-year show on Saturday 29th June- two shows – 2.30 and 7.30pm. Tickets €15.

3rd – 6th July

Olympia Theatre

Tom Gates – Live On Stage

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Based on the best-selling Tom Gates books by Liz Pichon, this brand-new story is brought to you by the award-winning producers of Horrible Histories and Gangsta Granny. It’s pure fun for the whole family whether you’re a lover of the books or new to Tom and his friends! Tickets priced from €18

(01) 679 3323

www.olympia.ie

7th July

FAMILY THEATRE: Joe Daly -Children’s Magic and Illusion Show

Direct from his weekday magic show ‘abraKIDabra’ on RTÉjr, Joe Daly brings his children’s comedy magic and illusion show to the Riverbank Arts Centre. Suitable for children from 4-12, Joe will bring you on a rollercoaster ride of magic, illusion, comedy and fun.

29th June

Family Concert: Peter And The Wolf

Expect to be enthralled by the timeless story of Peter and his dealings with the crafty Wolf by Sergej Prokofiev with the Westland Wind Quintet. Delve into all-time classics for everyone to enjoy, and learn the story of the wind quintet through the music of Jacques Ibert. Tickets €12

8th June

DRAÍOCHT

The Harlequin / Paiata

Harlequin is a comedy play based on A.P Cehov’s ‘The harmful effect of Tobacco’, with main character, Nikita Ivanovici, returning again (was also in the last production, The Buffon).

Box Office 01 885 2622

 www.draiocht.ie  

11th June – 15th September

Gaiety Theatre

Riverdance



For over 20 years, nothing has carried the energy, the sensuality and the spectacle of Riverdance. This electrifying and innovative dance and worldwide phenomenon will be hitting Ireland with its fusion of Irish and International music and dance.

0818 719388

www.gaietytheatre.ie

13th – 15th June

The Ark

Emil and the Detectives

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Based on Erich Kästner’s 1929 novel, which was ground- breaking in its time – this gripping adventure is about Emil as he heads off into the big city to see relatives when something valuable is stolen.  Submerge yourself into the play as Emil and a bunch of kids have to rally round to solve the crime and catch the culprit!

Free Event. Pre- booking required. Tickets available from 14 May.

Box Office: 01 6707788

www.ark.ie

15th – 23rd June

Axis Ballymun

Breaking Broadway

Set in modern day New York, we meet talent agent and producer, Mr Carlton Jones alongside his loyal secretary Miss Bridget Spinner. With a penchant for fast cars and a luxurious lifestyle, Carlton is on the brink of financial disaster and is going to have to come up with a plan, fast.

Tickets: €15

Booking & Info:+ 353 1 883 2100

www.axisballymun.ie

18th – 22nd June

Bord Gais Energy Theatre

Ticketmaster: 0818719377

www.bordgaisenergytheatre.ie

Fame The Musical

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Based on the 1980 phenomenal pop culture film of the same name, Fame The Musical is the international smash hit sensation following the lives of students at New York’s High School For The Performing Arts as they endure on the trials and tribulations in the dance world! 12+

9 July – 20 July

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ANNIE

Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, brave young Annie is forced to live a life of misery at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. Her luck soon changes when she’s chosen to spend a fairytale Christmas with famous billionaire, Oliver Warbucks. Meanwhile, spiteful Miss Hannigan has other ideas and hatches a plan to spoil Annie’s search for her true family…

30th June

Civic Theatre

Annie JR

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As an infant, Annie had been abandoned with a note from her parents promising to return for her someday. Life in the orphanage had been rough under the strict hand of Miss Hannigan, but when Billionaire Oliver Warbucks invites Annie to spend Christmas with him in his mansion, they discover new happiness.

€15

(01) 462 7477

www.civictheatre.ie

24th – 27th July

Mermaid Arts Centre

Box Office: 012724030

www.mermaidartscentre.ie

West Side Story

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Based on Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet, this 1950’s musical, depicts the tragic consequences of racist tension between two rival communities, a topic still very relevant in today’s society.

28th July

Powerscourt Gardens, Enniskerry, County Wicklow

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Treasure Island at Powerscourt Gardens

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company in Powerscourt Gardens, for this brand-new adaptation of everyone’s favourite swashbuckling pirate adventure: Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island.  €19 (Adult) Full Price – €16 (Child) Concession Price – Family (2 adults and 2 children) €56 | Under 5’s go free

24th – 28th July

An Tain Theatre, Dundalk

Pinocchio

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Become immersed in the story of Pinnochio, the little marionette who dreams of becoming a real boy. Join Geppetto and Jiminy Cricket as they lead Pinnochio on a journey through magic and mayhem, forests, farmyards, and circuses, all to find the real boy within. For a limited time only, it will be shown across the grounds of Anaverna House.

Box Office: 042 939 2919

www.antain.ie

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