The national theatre of Ireland is launching five new live theatre productions for a live audience, in addition to four new digital theatre projects.
"An extraordinary programme for an extraordinary year"
Irish Times Theatre Awards 2019
The Irish Times Irish Theatre Award nominations for 2019 have been announced and we're delighted that so many of our productions and co-productions have been recognised by the judges.
Free First Preview for What I (Don’t) Know About Autism
All performances for What I (Don’t) Know About Autism will be relaxed performances. This means there will be a relaxed approach to noise during the show and audience members are free to move about or...
Five new community theatre projects selected for our annual development series.
Abbey Theatre announces programme for 2020
Line-up includes Marina Carr, Brian Friel, Shelagh Delaney, Lisa Tierney-Keogh, Roddy Doyle, Sarah Hanly, Jody O’Neill, Zoe Ní Riordáin, Maud Lee and Shaun Dunne, plus many more
The Abbey Theatre pays tribute to Tom MacIntyre – one of Ireland’s most exciting, original playwrights
Encouraging of new talent, Tom was always willing to give of himself. He will be greatly missed.
Abbey Theatre redevelopment moves to next stage of planning
Minister Madigan approves the start of detailed appraisal stage of Abbey Theatre redevelopment
Free First Preview – A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings
See A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings at your National Theatre for free!
Open Auditions 2019
Would you like to audition for your National Theatre?
Author’s Note – Dermot Bolger
As a child I saw the Dublin docks as a hidden world into which my seafaring father vanished on his weekly voyages.