Theatre lovers will gather from far and wide for The Dublin Theatre Festival from the 24th of September until the 11th 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 festival! 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 dance, theatre, music, dance and family events as well artist talks, public discussions and artist development programmes.
Days full of drama and excitement including live theatre performances, music, dance and family events as well as artist talks, public discussions and artist development programmes are included to bring this event to life. The line-up this year is exceptional with classic's like, Dancing at Lughnasa at The Gaiety from 6th-11th of October with tickets from €15-€45, or Chekhov's First Play from the 24th of September until the 4th of October at the Samuel Beckett Theatre with tickets from €15 to €25 or The True Story of Hansel and Gretal performed from 4th until the 11th of October 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 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 of it than The Morgan is the perfect base with its central location smack bang in the heart of Dublin City, bespoke boutique rooms, the fabulous Morgan Bar for cocktails and tapas! Stay 2 nights and save or book one of our city breaks, check out our special offers and book now!