Bord Gáis Energy Theatre launched its new programme for 2024 at an event yesterday, including the announcement of six new shows.
These include the acclaimed Broadway musical Come From Away (11-22 June 2024). Also, the iconic courtroom drama Twelve Angry Men(16-20 April 2024)and brand new musical productions; Pretty Woman (2-13 July 2024) featuring original music by Bryan Adams and I Should be So Lucky(07-11 May 2024) which blends drama and the music of pop super-producers Stock, Aiken, and Waterman.
Also announced today is the return of the Dublin Dance Festival, with 13 Tongues (14-15 May 2024) and the sensational violinist Vladamir Jablokov with Vivaldi’s Four Seasons (24 -25 May).
Those in attendance were also treated to intimate soulful performances from Ashford Campbell from the Olivier Best new musical nominee The Drifters Girl(30 Jan- 03 Feb) packed with the band’s iconic hits along with stars from one of the most loved family favorite shows of all time - Grease (23 April -04 May) and Come From Away (11-22 June 2024).
The newly announced shows join an already impressive lineup of productions that will come to Ireland for the first time in 2024, including the beautifully stage-crafted play Life of Pi (27 Feb-02 March 2024), Disney’s timeless, magical musical Aladdin (20 March- 14 April), the Palladium production of Wizard of Oz (28 May- 8 June), and winner of Best New Musical at the What’s on Stage Awards -Bonnie & Clyde (16 -20 July).
The worldwide phenomenon, Hamilton will also make its long-awaited Irish debut running from 17 September until 16 November.
Due to popular demand are The Rocky Horror Show (15-20 January) and Sister Act (13-24 February). The iconic Wicked also flies back to Dublin for a 7-week run from 23 July to 15 September.
Apart from stage musicals and theatre productions, Bord Gáis Energy Theatrewill also host some incredible concerts across 2024.
The RTÉ National Concert Orchestra (and special guests) perform songs of David Bowie(09 February). Tommy Fleming makes his annual appearance on 3 March and comedian and actor Rob Brydon brings a “A Night of Songs & Laughter” (26 March).
The Nelson Riddle Orchestra(28 April) conducted by Christopher Riddle will be performing the musical arrangement of hits made famous by Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Linda Ronstadt, and Ella Fitzgerald.
Special event highlights include Joanne McNally’s record breaking Prosecco Express Tour for 5 nights (8-13 January), mentalist Keith Barry presents Mind Games (27 January) followed by an evening with David Suchet; Poirot and More (28 January).
Stephen Faloon, General Manager Bord Gáis Energy Theatre said:
“I am beyond excited to introduce the 2024 season programme at Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, boasting an incredible lineup of the finest live entertainment, guaranteed to delight, captivate, and inspire!
“It is our wish that this specially curated programme of events from around the world delivers a diverse, exciting and unparalleled experience for you, our audience.”
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