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Gate Theatre

Cavendish Row, Parnell Square, Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 874 4085
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Favorite Dublin theatre

▪️Location: City center with easy taxi access. After the play, no problem flagging a taxi for our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
packcal
via mobile
Go see 'Gatsby'

If you are looking for something special to do on a Sunday (or the other days of this show) between... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fawnieirl
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Dundalk, Ireland
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This theater hosts dramatic performances by Ireland's up-and-coming playwrights.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cavendish Row, Parnell Square, Dublin 1, Ireland
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+353 1 874 4085
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

▪️Location: City center with easy taxi access. After the play, no problem flagging a taxi for our short drive back to the hotel. ▪️Parking: Street parking appeared available, but not tested. ▪️Theatre hall: Medium-sized. All seats appear to be relatively close to the stage. ▪️Seating:...More

Thank packcal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for something special to do on a Sunday (or the other days of this show) between now and mid September, this production is a must see. It is great fun and one of those experiences that is too difficult to explain...More

Thank fawnieirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The actors in The Great Gatsby production were fantastic, however I thought it was poorly executed and just did not work well in that space/with that crowd. I walked into the other room in the theatre for the part where the split scenes, followed my...More

Thank justdoingstuff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've never been to a bad production in The Gate. The theatre itself is very intimate with all seats giving full view of the stage area. The building is wonderful itself. Don't forget one can preorder drinks at the bar before the performance starts so...More

Thank DublinWelcomesAll
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved!!! our experience seeing and participating in The Great Gatsby at this beautiful theatre. This was our first time to this theatre and to an interactive play that was so much fun. Everyone dressed as in the 1920's, seating removed, and the patrons actually became...More

1  Thank cadehoops
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I like attending local shows when I'm visiting so we were pleased to find a Noel Coward play, "Private Lives" was on offer. The Gate theatre has a cosy but surprisingly uncrowded foyer with a friendly welcome; €5 for a program also bought us some...More

Thank Walk2Wineries
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Plays are always very interesting & challenging with excellent productions & actors. Location is very central & the theatre size is perfect - small & all seats are good.

Thank AnnK_IRL
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was my first experience of this theatre and it was a really nice visit. It was really nice and quaint and we had good seats up close and central to the stage. You could everything perfectly well and the sound was really good also....More

1  Thank Professor_Sparrow
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Have been to two shows here. Excellent productions both times. Friendly staff and very helpful. Great thing to add to a busy Dublin visit to enjoy and relax in the evening.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Though it is a historic building the seats were very comfortable. I saw Private Lives. Sets well done, acoustics good, and enjoyable evening. They have pay parking. Also have a nice bar.

Thank creativity2001
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