The Bord Gais Theatre Events Guide

You’ve heard of London’s West End and New York’s Broadway – well this is Dublin City’s answer! Located in the heart of Grand Canal Square, the Bord Gais Energy Theatre opened its doors in 2010 following the demand for a suitable theatre to show global productions and since then over half a million people have visited the Bord Gais every year.

We’re huge fans of the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre here at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane – we’re located opposite it! Below are our top picks from their jam-packed program.


The Sound of Music

10th Jan-1st Feb
The Sound of Music returns to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre in a magnificent production to enchant the young and the young at heart. The story begins of the world-famous singing family, from their romantic beginnings and search for happiness.



3rd February-8th February- Tickets from €26
The iconic musical PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT comes to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre as part of its tour of the UK and Ireland. Starring Strictly come dancing winner Joe McFadden. Pricilla is on a hilarious adventure her three pals who hop aboard a battered old bus bound for the Outback to put on the show of a lifetime. This smash hit is a must-see and features dazzling costumes & more glitter than ever before!

Grease in Concert

16th February- Tickets from €70
You may have seen the smash-hit musical, GREASE hit the stage before. February 2020 will be bigger than ever seen before! For the first time ever one of the world’s most popular musical films in history, Grease, will be shown on the screen accompanied by a live orchestra at Bord Gais Energy Theatre. The unforgettable soundtrack that defined generations will be performed live to picture on a huge HD screen, as the full score for the romantic comedy accompanies the full-length film.

Blood Brothers

18th February- 29th February- Tickets from €16
Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences. “This standing ovation” musical will definitely have the crowd on their feet!


The Whitney Houston Hologram Tour

3rd March- Tickets from €59
The Whitney Houston Hologram Tour is an iconic and inspiring live theatrical performance that celebrates Whitney’s incredible music and the everlasting legacy of the most awarded female artist of all time! This one of a kind holographic experience will reunite audiences with the beloved Queen of Pop!

Pre-theatre and Post-theatre Dining Beside The Bord Gais Theatre

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Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane is in the ideal location for starting or finishing your night at the theatre. You can choose from quick bites in the buzzing Vertigo Bar or indulge in a delicious pre-theatre meal at the Stir Restaurant with seasonal, classic Irish and European dishes made from locally sourced, fresh ingredients.

Why not extend your trip to the theatre? Enjoy a great value city-break in Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane with our range of hotel offers with deals on one and two night stays for both couples and families.

Start planning your trip to Dublin and book your perfect break at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane.


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