Tag Archive | The Abbey Theatre

Casting Announced For New Musical ‘Come From Away’ At The Abbey Theatre

Casting Announced For New Musical ‘Come From Away’ At The Abbey Theatre

Casting has been announced for COME FROM AWAY, the Tony Award-winning musical, which will land in Dublin for its long-awaited European premiere at the Abbey Theatre, from 6 December 2018 to 19 January 2019. It will then transfer to London’s West End next year for performances at the Phoenix Theatre from 30 January 2019. This […]

Theatre Review: Jimmy’s Hall – The Abbey Theatre, Dublin

Theatre Review: Jimmy’s Hall – The Abbey Theatre, Dublin

Frances Winston reviews Jimmy’s Hall, running at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, until September 8th  Times: Mon – Sat 7.30pm, Sat Matinees 2pm Running time: 2 hours and 20 minutes including 20 minute interval Tickets: €13-€45 / conc. €13-€30 I had never heard the story of Jimmy Gralton – the only Irish man ever to be […]

Theatre Review: The Unmanageable Sisters – The Abbey Theatre Until 7th April

Theatre Review: The Unmanageable Sisters – The Abbey Theatre Until 7th April

Review by Frances Winston The Unmanageable Sisters at The Abbey Theatre, Dublin If you’ve seen the posters for this play, you’ll know that while it might not quite have a cast of thousands, it does boast a rather large and impressive ensemble, the size of which you would usually only see in a West End Musical. […]

Sneak Peek at Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 September 9 – 24 (and Volunteers Wanted)

Sneak Peek at Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 September 9 – 24 (and Volunteers Wanted)

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 announces its first batch of hotly-tipped shows from this year’s heart-stopping new programme. This year’s festival will rise to a new magnificence this September, hosting a rip-roaring sixteen days and nights of thrilling, provocative events, that will consume and inspire the city.

Tiger Dublin Fringe Review: Lords of Strut present Chaos

Tiger Dublin Fringe Review: Lords of Strut present Chaos

Frances Winston continues our coverage of this year’s Tiger Dublin Fringe with a look at this hilarious dance comedy, Chaos The Peacock Stage @ The Abbey Theatre, 26-27 Lower Abbey Street, Dublin 1 Runs 9-13 September nightly at 7pm; Saturday 13 September matinee, 3pm Tickets: €14/12 Two semi-naked men throw shapes and flirt – no […]