Ar mhaith leat úsáid a bhaint as an cúpla focal Gaeilge atá agat agus sult a bhaint as freisin?
Its time to dust off your cúpla focal Gaeilge and have fun while doing it!
Spring Concert showcasing Ceoltoirí Chluain Tarbh’s talented young musicians and ably assisted some not so young but very talented friends and special guests.
Tina and Bernadette, are digging a hole in the ground. They dig every day, methodically, looking for what has been hidden from them. They are Magdalene Ghosts. They heard about Tuam on the radio. One of them is digging to find her baby's bones, the other is digging to expose the truth.
Kian Harris is a career shoplifter. Charleigh Brennan is a career session moth. These two young professionals are bound together by a love of fashion and a yearning for escape. Now London is calling and they desperate to answer. The truth always gets out in the end…but will they?
Lives in Translation celebrates the human survival instinct through the story of one woman; who in fleeing conflict becomes trapped in a different struggle. She is trapped within the suffocating bureaucracy of the asylum system. From Mogadishu to Dublin, Belfast to London, it explores one woman’s fight for a life free from constant fear and a place to call home.
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.
The Glasnevin Musical Society are delighted to be returning to the Axis theatre with "One Enchanted Evening". Help us celebrate our 60th Anniversary and join us for a night of musical favourites .. some old, some new ... proudly presented by the Chorus and Soloists of GMS with Musical Director David Wray.
Time: 10.30am & 12.30pm
Tickets: €8 (Teachers Free)
High Rock Productions presents Caith Amach É, A smash hit comedy based on the Leaving Cert Irish Oral picture sequences. Seó grinn den chéad scoth bunaithe ar an sraith pictiúr don Ardteistiméireacht. Clúdaítear gach sraith don Bhéaltriail 2018 i seó bríomhar, barúil agus spreagúil, lán le stíleanna éagsúla drámaíochta: ceol, puipéid, idirghníomhaíocht agus aisteoireacht fhisiciúil.
Time: 11am & 8pm
Tickets: €12/10. (11am: €5)
By: Diane O'Connor
Diane O’Connor is breastfeeding but she won’t let that keep her indoors. Join her in this fun and informative stand-up comedy show inspired by breastfeeding, motherhood and related adventures!
Diane is a stand-up comedian and performer from Dublin who has performed around Ireland, London and Edinburgh and is a regular on the Dublin comedy circuit.
What Would Ma Say is a hilarious play based on the best-seller of the same name. Kathleen Doyle tells the true story of her remarkable family and their exploits growing up in Dublin in the tenements in the1950’s and her teenage years in Crumlin in the early1960’s.
Time: 12am, 8pm
‘Lean on Me’ a heartwarming, funny and hard hitting play centering around five participants and Paula the facilitator of a weekly support group for people dealing with various mental health issues. Laugh and cry alongside Rachel, Fiachra, John and Breda as they welcome new member Sarah into the fold by sharing their deepest darkest secrets and fears.
Time: 10am, 12pm, 3pm
A show about courage, trying new things and stepping outside...whatever the weather!
A drop of sunshine, a sprinkle of rain, a dollop of snow and a whoosh of wind. Whatever the Weather it can be fun to go outside! But that's not what Worried Wendy thinks, she hides away inside, afraid of what the weather may bring.
Tickets: €7 / €5
Time: 12pm, 2pm
Little Folk on Tour is a fun filled exploration of music and movement perfectly suited for your energetic under 6’s. Join Kyle Riley as he leads the children (and their adults) through a variety of music that gets them singing, jumping and shaking.
Tickets: €15 / €12
Cancelled due to company travel issues.
Tickets: €10 / €8 Groups €5
‘You’re not even a fully formed person yet but already there’s a detailed map of your personality out there and companies you’ve never heard of are getting rich off it!"
Tickets: €7 / €5
Time: 10am, 11:30am
A modern-day adventure for all, Star Chasers sees Billy and Dad heading north with just a tent and a box full of Mam’s memories.
A Classic Beatles show brings all the joys of Beatlemania to a whole new generation and allows first generation fans the chance to relive the music that changed our lives forever. The show features all tracks from what is arguably the greatest album The Beatles ever produced as well as all the obvious big hits, many costume changes and plenty of witty scouse banter.
Maz and Bricks tells the story of two young people who meet over the course of a day in Dublin. Maz is attending a ‘Repeal the 8th’ demonstration, while Bricks is going to meet the mother of his young daughter. As the day unfolds, the two become unlikely friends, changing each other in ways they never thought possible.
Tickets: €10 /€8
One night tiny Tom overhears Mum and Dad talking - there's nothing left to eat so they are going to leave him and his six brothers in the forest!
Headline Stage School is proud to present their end of year show 'One Night Only' featuring students from Castleknock, Howth and Donabate venues.
Tickets: €12 / €10
Set on Meath Street, ‘My Son, My Son’ tells the story of THE MOTHER. Backwards. In seven year intervals. Through her story we witness her ‘working class community’. We need to stop pretending that class isn’t a real thing. It is. Still.
Time: 2pm & 6.30pm (16th & 17th June - LUSK SHOWS), 2pm & 6.30pm (23rd & 24th June - ARTANE SHOWS)
The Showbiz Academy Stage School proudly present their production ‘Hopelessly Devoted’. Set in the 1950’s, this exciting production showcases the acting, singing and dancing talents of the students of The Showbiz Academy Stage School. Suitable for audiences of all ages, this show is jam packed with classic and modern tunes to have you on your feet and dancing in the aisles.
We are delighted to announce that this year the festival will be headlined by none other than the legendary band Kíla.
Karl Dawson is delighted to bring Dame Stuffy back to Axis Ballymun for another side splitting sell-out night to remember! Join Stuffy for a night of stories, song and witty innuendo sure to keep you entertained and coming out smiling. Special guests to be announced.