Saturday 27th April
Time: 2pm & 7:30pm
Special screening of ‘The Greatest Showman’ with guest performances from local dance troupe, ‘Threads’. Step right up and into the spellbinding imagination of a man who set out to reveal that life itself can be the most thrilling show of all. Inspired by the legend and ambitions of America’s original pop-culture impresario, P.T.
Time: 7.30 pm Price: €8 (adult)/ €6.50 (student)
A Lesson in Rock' - A musical, Coláiste Mhuire, Cabra
Anto, a struggling musician, is hard pressed for cash. He resorts to extreme measures when he impersonates his friend as an English teacher in St Eoin's. English quickly becomes Music class but will the school authorities find out? 'A Lesson in Rock' is written by TY students in Coláiste Mhuire, Cabra. Beidh ceoltóirí ón scoil ag seinm roimhré chomh maith. Bígí linn!
Thurs 2nd & Fri 3rd May
Tickets: €18 / €15
From the team that brought you Forgotten, Underneath and the Olivier Award-winning Silent, Before is a new play with much music, set in Clery’s of Dublin, on the very day this iconic department store shuts - for good. Pontius is inside, trying to choose a gift for his estranged daughter, whom he hasn’t seen for almost 20 years. He will meet her in an hour. This father’s journey is both beautiful and strange, from the isolation of his Midlands home, to the madness of O’Connell Street. Some folk are impossible to buy for…
Saturday 4th May
Time: 11am 5-7yrs / 12:30pm 8+ yrs
Tickets: €5 (Parents go free)
Running time: 45 minutes
DabbledooMusic provides an accessible, engaging and fun way for all the family to enjoy playing music together, regardless of previous experience or ability. Their resources have been developed to encourage creativity and collaboration through the power of music. They use a system of animated, colour-coded notation that anyone can understand to get everybody making music in no time.
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Gearóid Farrelly brings his brand of chatty stand up comedy on tour this Spring, addressing everything from Trump to decluttering and explaining why you shouldn’t toilet train a cat!
Saturday 11th May
Tickets: €22 / €20
A Celebration of Neil Diamond’ promises to be an unforgettable night out for everyone. The legacy of hits such as ‘Sweet Caroline’, ‘Love on the Rocks’ and ‘Forever in Blue Jeans’ evokes memories in all of us, bringing us back to a time when the singer ruled the UK and US charts. Faithfully recreating the songs and atmosphere, this feel good show is packed with hits by the fantastic Wayne Denton who charms the crowd with his signature inimitable style.
Thursday 16th & Friday 17th May
Tickets: €8 (€5 concession for Colaiste Dhulaigh students)
Declan is young, free and having a ball. Sort of. He’s successfully ignored his lump for two years but it’s started to get in his way – cramping his style and, worse, affecting his sex life. So now there are pants to be dropped, and decisions to be made… It’s a real ball ache. ‘That? That’s. I mean. That’s a lump in a bag of lumps.’
Tuesday 21st - Saturday 25th May
Tickets: €15 / €12
Special Early Bird Rate €10
Presented by Wildcard | By James Meteyard | Music & lyrics by Maimuna Memon | Directed by Donnacadh O’Briain
axis is delighted to be bringing the sell-out, smash hit of the Edinburgh Fringe to Ballymun. Electrolyte is a multi-award winning piece of gig theatre that powerfully explores mental health for a contemporary audience. Written in spoken word poetry and underscored by original music ranging from ‘blasts of sound to lyrical sweetness’, this ‘unstoppable’ production is performed by six multi-instrumentalists who seamlessly integrate live music with expert storytelling.
Monday 27th May
Tickets: €2 (Members) / €4 (Non-members)
Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen unite on screen to represent four friends whose lives are turned upside down, to hilarious ends, when their book club tackles the infamous ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’. From new romances to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other, make their next steps in life to be the best chapters yet.
The students of East Coast Academy of Performing Arts present Razzle Dazzle;
An evening of song, dance and drama showcasing many familiar favourites from the world of musicals and movies.
Friday 31st May
‘Amazing’ is a superb live tribute to the unique and legendary pop star, George Michael. Throughout his glossy ‘80s journey to superstardom, George Michael stood firm as perhaps the era’s purest pop singer-songwriter. His obsession with glamorous melodic content fueled the music of Wham, the duo he founded with childhood pal Andrew Ridgeley, and also drove his massive success as a solo artist.
Friday 7th June
Phelim Drew, son of Ronnie Drew renowned member of iconic Irish band The Dubliners, brings his fabulous music show to axis. Phelim and his band will bring you on an intimate musical journey through songs, music and great stories. Songs of The Dubliners and songs that were very close to Ronnie’s heart will make up part of the performance.
Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th June (Lusk)
Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd June (Artane)
Time: 2pm & 6.30pm
Tickets: €15 (On sale from February 1st)
Lusk shows: Sold Out
Set in modern day New York, we meet talent agent and producer, Mr Carlton Jones alongside his loyal secretary Miss Bridget Spinner. With a penchant for fast cars and a luxurious lifestyle, Carlton is on the brink of financial disaster and is going to have to come up with a plan, fast.
Monday 24th June
Tickets: €2 (Members) / €4 (Non-members)
Christine (Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan) fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated, strong willed mother. Set in Sacramento in 2002, amidst a rapidly shifting American economic landscape, ‘Lady Bird’ is an affecting look at the relationships that shape us, the beliefs that define us and the humour and pathos in the turbulent bond between mother and daughter.
Certification: 15a | 94 mins
Dates: 8th & 9th November 2019
Following a sold-out run at the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin, this fast-paced, energetic production paying tribute to the legendary music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons returns for a nationwide tour. Putting their charismatic stamp on timeless classics such as ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’, ‘Walk Like A Man’, ‘Sherry’, and ‘Oh What A Night’ the boys take you on a nostalgic trip down memory lane and remind you exactly why The Four Seasons sold over 100 million records and earned themselves a place in the prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!