IDGTF

Table Quiz Thank You

A big thank you to everyone who supported our Table Quiz at Street 66 recently, and who helped make this very important fundraising event a fun-filled success. A special thank you to quizmaster Conor Clear and our volunteers, to everyone who took part on the night, to those who donated spot and other prizes, and …

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IDGTF 2017 is on its way!

We are working hard on finalising the programme of IDGTF 2017 which will be announced on March 30th. We will present: Comedy, drama, music from Ireland and from around the world… Topical works, erotic, romantic, erotic, feminist, youth-theatre, historical, literary and fun works… Free events, weekend matinees, talks… New writing and innovative theatre… Our Gala …

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Annual Table Quiz

Join us for our annual fundraising evening in support of the 14th Annual Dublin Gay Theatre Festival. Wednesday March 15th at 8PM. Hosted by Conor Clear. Street 66 (Formerly “The Front Lounge”), 34 Parliament Street, Dublin 2. 8PM Tables are €40 for a table of 4. Places are limited, so we recommend reserving your table …

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Mr Gay Ireland 2017 March 4th

Mr. Gay Ireland 2017 takes place in Chambers Bar, Washington Street, Cork on Saturday March 4th. Proceeds go to the GUIDE clinic, St. James’ Hospital Click here to book tickets (or buy them at the door on the night)

IDGTF 2017 is coming!

We are busy working on an exciting programme of theatre for the 14th International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival which runs from May 1 – 14 2017. You are warmly invited to be a part of this unique, welcoming and unforgettable event in one of Europe’s most fun cities. Potential Participants: We are currently building the …

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Week 2: Erotic, Funny, Intelligent, Moving Drama – Starting Today

We have a completely new line-up of productions starting from 7:30pm this evening and running until Saturday. Our week two programme has something for everyone, including: The hidden sex and love lives of men who have sex with men Celebrating Equal Marriage … with a few hurdles along the way Need a laugh? Comedy (and …

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#FeministsAwake! Powerful stories by women, about women at IDGTF

Amazing Women’s Theatre Happening Right Now For 14 years IDGTF has proudly provided a platform for women to perform their works, told the stories of women’s lives, celebrated outstanding women forgotten by history and supported female playwrights.   #WakingTheFeminists 2015: hundreds of women (and supporters) gathered at the Abbey to question the lack of representation …

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Reviews: Botox Angels, Bellelen Helen of Troy, McKenna’s Fort, Word Play

Check out the reviews of some of our week 1 shows at TheOutMost.com including a 5-star review for Botox Angels.  Full reviews now here at www.gcn.ie. Botox Angels: ‘***** – Inspirational accessories are used to underline the performances, which go hand-in-hand with the dialogue, complete with elements of clowning, dancing and slapstick. The energy is …

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Review 2016: Word Play

Festival review: Word Play This high speed zany comedy from Canada is infectious. Our two young attractive characters Jess and Nick are feckless, lazy and full of themselves – like a next generation ‘Will and Grace’ friendship. They hate their workplace an all night restaurant with a pretty gross clientele. They do a certain amount …

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Launch of the 13th International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival – Press Release

For immediate release 2016 the year of our Heroes – Thirteenth International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival Launches The programme of the world’s largest Gay Theatre Festival was launched today by Minister of State for New Communities, Culture & Equality, Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, celebrating a century of LGBT heroes. “We are delighted to once again host …

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Celebrate Heroes at the 13th International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival – May 2nd to May 15th

Introduction from Festival Artistic Director, Brian Merriman: Welcome to the 13th Festival, where we will pass our 3,500th performance. It is an exciting year, not only will we commemorate the lesbian and gay heroes of 1916, but heroes of the present day too – our guests who bring their stories for the first time from …

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