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Bord Gais Energy Theatre

Grand Canal Square | Docklands, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 677 7999
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Hairspray ... Amazing!!! Love love loved it!!!

We went to see hairspray yesterday afternoon and just had such a lovely time. The staff were very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cody_1998
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Dublin, Ireland
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The last ship

Opening night, great seats, fabulous show with amazing singers. Sting came out st the end and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lindaw65
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The Bord Gáis Energy Theatre raised its first curtain on March 18, 2010 and has since been presenting world class performances to almost 2 million audience members from across Ireland and the world. With a diverse repertoire of genres ranging from musicals to folk concerts and from opera to ballet, coming to the theatre allows you an escape. You can get to a Broadway or West End theatre, Russian ballet or German opera, all from just a few minutes away from home. In an iconic building, designed by renowned architect Daniel Libeskind, the theatre is a pinnacle of entertainment in the heart of Dublin’s city centre. Home to the Circle Club, the theatre provides for those who wan to experience a little bit more during their theatrical experience. Here is a place to relax and enjoy the performance while taking in the magnificent views of Grand Canal Basin, food, and friends.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Grand Canal Square | Docklands, Dublin 2, Ireland
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+353 1 677 7999
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to see hairspray yesterday afternoon and just had such a lovely time. The staff were very nice and friendly and the show started right on time and was just so entertaining ... We really had no negative feedback for the theatre or the...More

Thank Cody_1998
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Opening night, great seats, fabulous show with amazing singers. Sting came out st the end and applauded the cast. Great musical story and songs.

Thank Lindaw65
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF THE ’68 SPECIAL - Steve Michaels is absolutely brilliant. Mannerisms and movements exactly like the King. Fantastic nights entertainment. Amazing energy.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended the Dusty Springfield show as always it was fantastic . We have been to the Board Gais Theatre a number of times and it never disappoints . Will be attending again in July . A great place to see a show or concert...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a nice evening at the Bord Gais Energy Theartre watching The Ship which was excellent, The theatre is in a nice setting. The seats have good leg room. The staff were very welcoming. Will return in November, A nice night

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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We had the good fortune to see Titanic The Musical on opening night this month. The performance was spectacular however this is not a review about the show. The theatre is wonderful; open and spacious. The lobby and service area (concessions) was well staffed. The...More

Thank F Jay V
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

My wife’s birthday and had a great night at the concert with friends. Unfortunately the Circle Club didn’t live up to the event that was going on at the theatre. As a group of four we decide we would eat and have a few drinks...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

A really nice modern auditorium, facing over the water of the grand canal. Setting is comfortable with plenty of legroom. There are a couple of pleasant bars in the foyer arae. Good acoustics.

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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

This theater is not to big and not to small. Just the right size! Nice accoustics and the ambiance is good and relax. The staff was Nice and pollite and Ray was great!

Thank Sidney R
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

I was here to watch Gisselle last night. The building looks beautiful from outside but rather lacking in character in the inside. The bare ‘concreteness’ makes the place look very cold and unwelcoming. The seats are awful and need re upholstering as they are bobbling....More

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Mayor square and walk over the Samuel Beckett bridge.
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