Thursday 22nd November
Time: 1030am & 7pm
Duration: 96 mins
Michael Inside explores the experience of a young man sentenced to three months in an Irish prison, and how this sentence affects his life.
Eric is a regular act at the prestigious Kilkenny Cat Laughs Festival, as well as playing the Electric Picnic, Galway Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Fringe, Portlaoise Halloween Howls and Iveagh Gardens Festivals as well as being invited to perform at the very first ever London Irish Comedy Festival in Oct 2012. He has also opened for some of the biggest names in Irish comedy including Tommy Tiernan, Des Bishop, Jason Byrne, PJ Gallagher, Andrew Maxwell, Colin Murphy and more.
Ticket price: €15 / €12
Set in October 1978 - Pope John Paul the First is not long dead, autumn is closing in and Pat Farnon has ‘some business’ to do in town. The Man In The Woman’s Shoes follows Pat Farnon as he walks to town and back again. It is a beautifully observed piece, utterly simple and widely praised. The show is funny, tender and at times downright daft.
Ticket price: €15 / €12
Following the sell-out success of The Man In The Woman’s Shoes, Mikel Murfi returns with a new one man show. Late in his life, Pat Farnon, a cobbler and all-round contented man, marries the redoubtable Kitsy Rainey. It’s a match made in heaven, in more ways than one.
Tickets: €22 / €20
Rat Pack Promotions present ..
Ken Kirwan & his Swing Band
Ken brings you back to the days of Vegas with his ‘Sinatra - Nothing but the Best’ show. Ken's delivery is always right and befitting of originals such as My Way, Lady is a Tramp, That's Life, Mac The Knife.
Tuesday 4th December
Time: 10am & 12pm
Tickets: €7 / €5, family of four €25
Every winter in Whistleberry Forest, a little robin comes to visit and grants the creatures of the forest their very own wish - they can wish for whatever they want! As Ornaith the owl, Sorley the snail, and Faoiláin the frog sing the magic words, the forest is transformed before their eyes into an enchanting wintry wonderland.
Thursday 6th December
You can’t see the Bee Gees anymore, but you can see ‘Nights on Broadway’ and still experience a concert of the incredible music written by the brothers Gibb.
Known also as ‘The Irish Bee Gees’, all the performers are from Ireland with the exception of their new UK Musical Director, JBlack. Having originated and sold out theatres in Ireland, the show is now touring in the UK. ‘Nights On Broadway’ presents a tribute to the Bee Gees through their catalogue of hits over 4 decades from the 60s to the 90s. The full live band blend the classic hits, acoustic medleys and dance floor fillers which define the show.
Friday December 7th
Tickets: €15 / €12
It’s Dublin in the 1980s. Rabbit is a self-made haulage magnate. But something’s wrong. He cuts a deal with his underling Keogh to help him find his lost moorings. The quest is hampered by his dead father Bat, Citizen Army volunteer and pawn shop assistant, bubbling up.
Saturday 8th December
Time: 12pm & 2pm
It’s Christmas Eve at the North Pole. Santa and his merry helpers are getting ready to deliver presents to all the good boys and girls around the world. But when Elfie, Santa’s favourite Elf, meets Slyck and Hoblin the mischievous Goblins, things don’t quite go according to plan!
Love In The Wild is a play written by Lisa Walsh, performed by Anto Seery and directed by Peter Sheridan.
Ger Duffy is a dreamer. He mostly dreams about Grainne McManus. There is a hole in his heart from the day she disappeared out of his life. That was five years ago, when they were lovers and addicts together. One day, Grainne's Da turns up at Ger's hall door in Ballymun. Ger assumes that she's dead; that she has become another statistic to heroin. But the news is different and lights the flame of hope in Ger's heart.
Thursday 13th December
Duration: 60 mins approx
The annual Sing concert has become a firm Ballymun Christmas tradition over the past 11 years and this year it’s better than ever.
Sunday 16th December
Tickets: €10 (family of four €32)
Bosco is Bosco. not a boy, not a girl, just a Bosco: a cheeky, lovely, funny, slightly-cracked, irrepressible, eternal five-yearold 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. Enjoy the story of Cinderella through this completely interactive live experience in celebration of Bosco’s 40th anniversary.
Inspirational drama about two kindred spirits who find each other on the bustling streets of Dublin. One (Glen Hansard) is a street musician who lacks the confidence to perform his own songs.
Thursday 3rd Januray - Sunday 27th January
Time: 2:30pm (Sat & Sun) & 7:30pm (Thurs & Fri)
Tickets: €10 (All Thursday tickets: €7)
Duration: 150 mins approx
What would you do if you found a talking white rabbit in your garden? You would be curious of course.
The film opens in 1962 on the day of the wedding of Florence (Saoirse Ronan) and Edward (Billy Howle).
Ticket price: €15
Returning to the axis after a sell out show in 2012 Karl Dawson is back for a night of romance and nostalgia with songs from all the ages including the best of the musicals and movies.
Karl who is best known as his Panto persona (Dame Stuffy) will be joined by a host of special guests including his very own big band for this Valentines treat that’s hard to beat!