Dublin was the home of some of the world’s greatest playwrights and theatre is always available in Dublin.
The city's theatres provide a variety of shows with well-known Irish and visiting artists.
The newly built Bord Gais Energy Theatre offers a diverse programme of theatrical experiences to meet everyone’s passion and interests including musicals, concerts and comedy.
The Abbey Theatre established in 1904 has featured many of Irelands of the leading Irish playwrights and actors of the 20th century, including William Butler Yeats, Augusta, Lady Gregory, Sean O'Casey and John Millington Synge. In addition, through its extensive programme of touring abroad and its high visibility to foreign, particularly American, audiences, it has become an important part of the Irish tourist industry.
The Olympia Theatre located on Dame Street is an intimate venue established in 1878, with many world famous names in the theatre and film world appeared on the stage including Charlie Chaplin and Laurel and Hardy. The venue is a favourite of many touring bands and comedians.
Visit our Events Calendar for a full list of upcoming Concerts, Shows and Musicals.