Dates: Thursday 12th & Friday 13th December
Times: 1pm & 8pm
Poor oul pigs get a very hard time don't they? Some of them have even been in films haven't they?
They're not in with the in-crowd isn't that the problem? I'm not in with the in-crowd, I only know my neighbour and Elaine in the chemist. That's not going to get me very far is it?
Audiences have been falling in love with The Windy Lady for years. Now she's back with her own show where she invites us to share the contents of her mind, her shopping bag and her biscuit tin.
Original and very funny, this show will cheer you up, leave you feeling better about life, and put you in the Christmas mood.
Date: Saturday 14th December
Times: 10am, 11am, 12pm
BABY’S FIRST XMAS is a gentle magical wonderland of gorgeous harmony singing, little lights and enticing textures. Created for babies under one year old by Anna Newell and David Goodall whose work for Early Years audiences has been seen on five continents.
This Christmas show promises to delight and entrance the very tiniest of audience members.
Each baby can bring one adult guest with them and, to make this a very special experience, audience capacity is very limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.
Tickets available from axis box office on (01) 8832100
Date: December 15th
Tickets: €10, Family of four €35
Bosco is Bosco, not a boy, not a girl, just a Bosco: a cheeky, lovely, funny, slightly-cracked, irrepressible, eternal five-year-old who lives in a box and who loves nothing more than to just be Bosco and meet all the boys and girls.
After starring on Irish TV for three decades, you’ll see why Bosco remains a firm favourite for each new generation.
Date: Thursday 19th December
Facebook and Instagram comedy star Enya Martin returns to axis Theatre with her stand up comedy show "Would Ya Be Able ?". Best known for her comedy video Facebook page ‘Giz A Laugh’ featuring Shardon ( that is Sharon with a "D" ), Chanto and the fur coat no knickers girl Dearbhla.
Enya has successfully made the transition from online comedy videos to the live comedy circuit.
Enya is a regular performer in Dublin's Laughter Lounge and has also performed in the Vodafone Comedy Festival plus the hugely popular All Together Now festival.
Her show is an hilarious madcap comedy night of her sharp eye observations of life. So if you need a great night out to celebrate Christmas, treat yourself to this fantastic show.
Date: Sunday 22 December
Times: 12pm & 2pm
The Talisman Theatre Company proudly presents… “Santa’s Fairytale Christmas”
It's Christmas Eve at the North Pole.
Santa and his reindeer are getting ready to begin their magical journey around the world but when some fairytale villains show up to spoil the fun, things don’t quite go according to plan! Thankfully, Santa has some heroic fairytale friends to help him out but he needs your help too!
Join in the fun and find out what happens in this totally tinsel adventure that’s sure to put the Ho, Ho, Ho in your holidays and remind you there’s room for everyone on Santa’s “nice” list!
Sat 4th Jan: 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Sun 5th Jan: 2.30pm
Thur 9th & Fri 10th Jan: 7.30pm
Sat 11th & Sun 12th Jan: 2.30pm
Thur 16th & Fri 17th Jan: 7.30pm
Sat 18th & Sun 19th Jan: 2.30pm
Tickets: €10 All tickets
€7 on Thursdays
Be our Guest this January at axis and let the music, dancing and laughter cast a spell over you in this glittering Pantomime for all the family. Join us as we follow the adventures of Beauty Bountiful and the mysterious Beast, whose spell cast upon him by the evil witch Desirée can only be lifted by true love. Beauty’s father Benjamin and his friend Dame Stuffy come to their rescue along with their friends Mrs. Tea Bags, Little Chip and Lou Mare after Beauty learns the most important lesson of all – that true love comes from within. A timeless classic about a very special friendship.
Karl Dawson Director / Musical Director
Dates:28th, 29th & 30th January 2020
All good eggs will be flocking to St. Canice’s Girls’ School’s production of HONK! JR., a contemporary and comic re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Ugly Duckling.
Music by George Stiles Book & Lyrics by Anthony Drewe
Date: Friday 31st Jan 2020
At only 33 years of age, George Murphy has lived an entire life in music. Steeped in the tradition and folklore of Ireland’s greatest folk legends, George shot to fame overnight as the winner of You’re a Star and a number one album produced by Phil Coulter, his brilliant version of Raglan Road was matched only by the great Luke Kelly.
Date : Saturday 22nd Feb
Time : 2pm
Tickets : €10
Family of Four : €32
The Baby Shark Show (featuring The Little Mermaid & Friends)
Dive deep down under the sea in this all new mystical, magical adventure of Baby Shark & The Little Mermaid!
Baby Shark is feeling adventurous and wonders what life is like away from his family, but as he wanders deeper into the ocean, things don’t go exactly as planned.
Date: March 6th 2020
DIRTY DUSTING Starring X’FACTOR’S MARY BYRNE
Dressing Room 1 Productions are thrilled to present the second leg of their national Irish tour of the hilarious play Dirty Dusting, starring the inimitable Mary Byrne of X Factor
Hold onto your seats, arriving with a bang this wild new comedy about a trio of 70-something cleaners face the axe.... Well instead of taking threats of redundancy lying down, these game girls set up a phone sex service and that’s when the fun begins! These three girls will have you rolling in the aisles as they turn into 'telephone belles' - their bosses don’t know about it, their families would never guess and their very willing customers are none the wiser!
Be shocked, delighted and amused by the only chat-line girls with dusters, attitude and their very own bus passes! Pure theatrical Viagra? It probably is for those who might just need the real thing! Crude? Yes! Funny? Absolutely! If you love Mrs. Browns Boys come and meet their match in this must-see comedy of the year! Round up your friends for a hilarious night out starring X Factor’s Mary Byrne!
Tickets: €8 Time:10:30/12:30
High Rock Productions presents Caith Amach É, A smash hit comedy based on the Leaving Cert Irish Oral picture sequences. It’s a fast-paced, physical, comic sketch show covering each of the 20 sraith pictiúir for the Leaving Cert Irish Oral Examination. The show uses a unique mix of theatrical devices such as clown, puppetry, music and audience interaction to bring the sraithpictiúir to life. It’s accessible to students of all levels.
Started in 2011, Caith Amach É has been touring schools and Theatres for 5 years. It’s been seen by over 27,000 students in 26 counties. It has been acclaimed by both students and teachers everywhere for inspiring students to enjoy learning Irish.