Theatre lovers will gather from far and wide for The Dublin Theatre Festival from the 27th of September until the 14th of October. The Morgan Hotel is your ideal base located in the heart of Dublin city on Fleet Street, Temple Bar leaving you within walking distance to a number of the venues including Smock Alley, The Olympia, Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, The Chocolate Factory, The Gaiety Theatre, Samuel Beckett Bridge and so many more featured in this year's Dublin Theatre Festival.
The festival was established in 1957 and blossomed to be one of Ireland’s must-attend festivals. People from all over Ireland and abroad attend the wide range variety that is available for theatre lovers. Many of the shows reflect on Ireland’s history and culture and give audiences an insight in to the day to day lives of Irish citizens as well as delivering high quality shows to Dublin to showcase the best of Irish theatre to the world. The festival features performances such as theatre, music, dance and family events as well artist talks, public discussions and artist development programmes.
The line-up this year is yet to be announced but you can expect the exceptional classics to take place again. Last year's performances included Dancing at Lughnasa at The Gaiety, Chekhov's First Play at the Samuel Beckett Theatre and The True Story of Hansel and Gretal performed in Smock Alley. Go to the Dublin Theatre Festival website for a full line up of what's on, when and where and to purchase tickets. This is a festival that has something for all theatre goers young and old.
Our receptionist will be delighted to give you recommendations on various shows available when you are checking in and they will be delighted to assist with directions to various theatre venues for Dublin Theatre Festival.
If you’re planning to make a weekend out of it than The Morgan is the perfect base with its central location in the heart of Dublin City, with stylish and unique rooms. Stay 2 nights and save or book one of our city breaks, check out our special offers and book now.