The Abbey Theatre – Katie Roche

Katie Roche is a great woman. She is destined for big things and is determined to overcome any obstacle she meets. After marrying a respected man, Katie believes her ambitions will be realised. However, her journey will not be a…

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre – Hairspray

It’s Baltimore, 1962 where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her…

UPDATED at Gallery Zozimus

An exciting new exhibition comes to Gallery Zozimus this month. UPDATED showcases the work of two ceramic artists, Mary Conroy and Kate O’Kelly, who came together during a residency program at Limerick School of Art and Design. The work…

The Cork Folk Festival

The Cork Folk Festival returns once again, with an exciting programme of concerts, acoustic sessions, workshops, children’s events and more coming to Cork city from Thursday 28 September to Sunday 1 October. The first Cork Folk Festival was…

Hard Working Class Heroes

There’s no better place to discover new Irish talent than at Hard Working Class Heroes which returns to Dublin from 28 to 30 September. Taking place in venues across the city, the festival showcases emerging Irish acts and this year 50…

Cobh Guinness Blues ‘n’ Roots Festival

Every year in September, the beautiful tourist town of Cobh in County Cork hosts a gathering of International, National and Local Blues musicians for the annual Guinness Cobh Blues ‘n’ Roots Festival to bring Blues alive in Cobh for the…

Peploe’s gets a makeover

Trading now for over 14 years on St Stephen’s Green in the heart of Dublin city, Peploe’s has relaunched with a new look and feel that cost in the region of €400,000 and spectacularly was completed in just two and a half weeks over late…

Dublin Theatre Festival

The 60th anniversary Dublin Theatre Festival will run from 28 Sept – 15 Oct 2017. The very first festival in May 1957, was part of An Tóstal – a celebration inspired by the wave of festivals that had been founded across Europe during the…

Dublin Ghostbus Tour

Discover the darker side of Dublin on the DoDublin Ghostbus Tour. This two-hour bus tour takes visitors around the city’s most haunted spots. As you cruise around the streets, you will hear about ghostly legends, body snatching and…

Discover the wonders of Cobh

Situated on the shores of the second largest natural harbour in the world, the tourist town of Cobh is only 25 minutes by car or train from Cork City. The town is steeped in history and culture where every person, every pier and even the…