The Successful TD at Mermaid Arts Centre

After a sell-out performance in 2017, The Successful TD is back at Mermaid Arts Centre. Follow the trials, tribulations, misadventures and hilarious antics of Tull McAdoo as he seeks re-election to the Dail in the "October Elections”. Date…

Ulysses at The Abbey Theatre

Bloom’s odyssey is a pandemonium of live music, puppets, dancing, clowning, bowler hats and kazoos. It’s Ulysses as you’ve never imagined it before, a superbly theatrical homage to Joyce’s chronicle of Dublin life and the greatest novel of…

Blackbird at Theatre Royal

Fifteen years ago, Una and Ray’s illicit relationship had a profound and devastating effect on both their lives. They haven't set eyes on each other since. Now in a tense confrontation the past returns to torment them as they unravel their…

The Snapper at The Gate Theatre

The Snapper offers a wickedly funny account of the ups and downs of family life and pregnancy in Northside Dublin of the late 1980s. It is salty and sweet and the Gate Theatre sits right next door to the Rotunda Hospital where Sharon’s baby…

Immrama Festival of Travel Writing

An exploration of tales of travel will be told at the sixteenth annual Lismore Immrama Festival of Travel Writing this June 13th to 17th in county Waterford under the theme ‘A Celebration of Global Exploration’. Best-selling author Michael…

Dublin’s Gay Pride Festival

In 1983 the first Dublin LGBT Pride Parade took place and has been going ever since, getting bigger every year. Dublin LGBTQ+ Parade is Ireland’s biggest LGBTQ+ people parade with up to 30,000 plus people marching in 2017. The parade is a…

Westport Folk and Bluegrass Festival

Arguably the best little festival in the West of Ireland, the Westport Folk and Bluegrass Festival, in association with Fáilte Ireland and Destination Westport, returns this month from June 8th – 10th. For over eleven years the festival has…

Bloomsday Festival

The James Joyce centre are yet again presenting an action-packed schedule of food events, walks, talks, music and more for this year’s Bloomsday Festival. The festival takes place from the 11th – 16th June. In the final chapter of Ulysses,…

Russborough House & Parklands

Located less than an hour from Dublin in beautiful countryside near Blessington, County Wicklow, the historic house of Russborough is a must-see part of Ireland’s complex history. The Alfred Beit Foundation owns and operates Russborough…

Shandon Street Festival

The Shandon Street Festival Committee will welcome everyone to Shandon on Saturday 23rd June from 1pm – 6pm, to celebrate this great community and to take part in all the activities of the Shandon Street Festival. This is the 12th year of…