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Gaiety Theatre

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Address: South King Street, Dublin, Ireland
Phone Number: 00 353 (0) 1 679 5622
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There's no pants like a Gaiety panto

First time to bring our two eldest children(5 & 3) to a panto and they loved it. From the costumes to the props everything looked amazing. The whole show was excellent and we all... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Hulie75
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Abbeyleix, Ireland

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Dublin Ireland
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138 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Big Maggie production was most enjoyable. Excellent acting and very good set. It was a pity that we had to endure arctic conditions. Overcoats were the order of the day. The staff were most unhelpful and you knew they were just doing a job. They were not good ambassadors for the theatre. Overall they contributed to a cold environment.

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Abbeyleix, Ireland
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First time to bring our two eldest children(5 & 3) to a panto and they loved it. From the costumes to the props everything looked amazing. The whole show was excellent and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. I had very little dealings with the staff but they seemed nice and friendly.

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Meath, Ireland
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34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to see Little Red Riding Hood and I have to say, I thought it was brilliant. Its my first Kids panto experience but I think it would be hard to find another to out do this. My only criticism is that towards the end both of my children got a little bored even though the tempo picked up... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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93 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I saw 3 pantos during the Christmas season and the gaiety panto is the best, primarily due to amazing sets and great attention to detail. The seating is not as good as Olympia.

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cork Ireland
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47 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Attended the pants at the Gaiety in Dublin A fun fill show with all the kids getting involved . That was the fun part seeing the kids clapping along with the songs and hiss booing at the bad Wolfe

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Thank 26RJW
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

We arrived early with a view to visit the bar, got shown to two rooms, which had private parties on which we gad nothing to do with and got asked to vacate the area. Asked for a public bar to be told up the stairs. Up we went, oh look another private party. Back down to foyer, oh no up... More 

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Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We were excited to return to this beautiful Theatre ... Unfort we left it late to book tickets for Riverdance and didn't get the best seats ... they were quite expensive for what we though would have a good view... Don't want to give a bad review... the place is really beautiful .. old world... have a good feel to... More 

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British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

my husband saw that the play "fly me to the moon" was on, while we were in dublin for 4 nights. walked from our airbnb condo to the theatre to buy the tickets for the following day. am glad we did as at the end of our day of touring with mary gibbons, i'm sure i would have been too... More 

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County Dublin, Ireland
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

An excellent show with professional dancers and singers. Music from Irving Berlin, Cole Porter and the roaring twenties. Don't get a seat on the end of rows around I,J as you cannot fully see all of the stage with overhang from the balcony above. This should be explained when buying your tickets. Otherwise this is really a show worth seeing... More 

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Haddon Heights
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38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

We recently attended a performance here of An Inspector Calls. We paid premium prices for our tickets but our view was obstructed. Portions of the play take place stage left and the view was partially obstructed by the second level. Be sure you know the seating plan. We were told these were premium seats and we paid a price for... More 

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