Important: Programme Changes and Additions

Please note the following important announcements regarding the programme:

Cancelled Productions:

We regret to inform you that the runs of ‘Beautiful Friends‘ and ‘To Kill A Machine‘ both scheduled for May 2 – 7 have been cancelled.  In both cases this is due to external circumstances outside of our control.

All ticket holders are being informed.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.  For more contact


Programme Additions:

New 1916 Show:

We are delighted to announce that the acclaimed one man show ‘McKenna’s Fort‘ about Roger Casement will replace ‘Beautiful Friends’ in the Teacher’s Club from May 2nd to 7th at 19:30 with matinees on Monday May 2 and Saturday May 7th at 14:30.

McKenna's Fort





This builds on our strong 1916 related programme as we uncover the LGBT heroes who played strong and often under-appreciated roles in the Rising.


New Comedy Musical Show:

We are delighted to welcome back Andrew Deering and Glad Productions who gave us the 2015 hit ‘Angela She Wrote: Lansbury the Musical’.

They return with a brand new late-night show for IDGTF 2016: Dear Attracta.

Dear Attracta





Expect drag, comedy, drama and some music in a magical hour in the Cobalt Café.

For two nights only: Friday 13th and Saturday 14th May at 22:15pm.


New Burlesque Cabaret Show:

Dublin-based burlesque favourites ‘underCurrent’ bring us a new show ‘Seriously Camp Cabaret‘ for one night only in Players Theatre Trinity College on Friday May 6th.

Bringing you Broadway classics to hidden gems this musical treat is not to be missed.

Seriously Camp Cabaret


New Comedy Drama Show:

Building on our theme of heroes and history we bring you an acclaimed and witty look at the struggle for LGBT inclusion in the New York Saint Patrick’s Day Parade – ‘A Sacrilegious Lesbian and Homosexual Parade‘.

With rave reviews from the 2014 Tiger Dublin Fringe we are delighted to announce this late addition to our 2016 programme, running at 9pm in week one in Players Theatre Trinity.

A Sacrilegious Lesbian and Homosexual Parade

Four performances only: Wednesday 4th, Thursday 5th and Saturday 7th at 9pm and a €10 matinee at 4pm on Saturday 7th.

McKenna's Fort


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