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Gate Theatre

Cavendish Row, Parnell Square, Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 874 4085
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Superior presentation of Virginia Woolf

As an American I have seen this play several times, most recently two years ago. This is the best... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Who is Afraid of Virginia Woolf

Edward Albees classic play Who Is Afraid Of Viginia Woolf is currently being performed at the Gate... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2016
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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
+353 1 874 4085
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Reviewed May 8, 2016

As an American I have seen this play several times, most recently two years ago. This is the best performance of them all. My trip to Ireland was capped on May 2 by visiting the Gate Theatre, and it was well worth it. The theater...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2016

Edward Albees classic play Who Is Afraid Of Viginia Woolf is currently being performed at the Gate Theatre. With a classic play it is vital that the production and performance should be first class and as usual with the Gate Theatre they put on an...More

Thank SouthsideEddie
Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

We saw a stunning performance of the famous play today... Do go to see it... Intense dialogue from a wonderful cast... Add in the most wonderful theatre venue in Dublin and you cannot lose... Just fab

Thank Roddie A
Reviewed April 8, 2016

Wednesday of the past week I had an appointment in Dublin that would keep me for one hour. Since I was going to be free for a few hours before my bus home was ready to roll, I took advantage of the evening and headed...More

Thank Counselor47
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Small intimate theatre with very comfortable seats, wd were in front row no hard sell for drinks etc the play itself was sensitively and beautifully portrayed demonstrating how tough tenement life was with ocasional glimpses of hope, set in a backdrop of the rising the...More

Thank John M
Reviewed March 4, 2016

Beautiful traditional cosy theatre which gets fabulous plays .Saw Juno and The Paycock on this visit -superb production. Small bar serving tea/coffee and another one for drinks . Friendly staff . A great night out

Thank visit09
Reviewed February 29, 2016

We immensely enjoyed watching the Gate Theatre's production of 'Pride and Prejudge' as part of our annual arts festival in Hong Kong last year. This was a brilliant, entertaining and engaging performance that captivated in the entire audience at our Lyric Theatre. Young and old...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed February 25, 2016

Visit here every few months, invariably a great evening. All seats are good, good bar, tea and coffee and reasonable parking.

Thank dublindweller2015
Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

We came to see this play on a Wednesday night. Didn't realise there were two bars: one serving tea and coffee, the other serving alcohol. The auditorium consists of one floor: the stalls. It is an end on stage. I would go back again.

Thank RacheyRoo87
Reviewed February 14, 2016

Saw Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest". Wonderful production. We sat in row C right by the stage and we could see the expressions on the actors faces. I understand that many local people like to sit away from the stage. So snag a...More

1  Thank DoverJungleboy
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September 7, 2017|
Response from AnnK_IRL | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. Apologies but I don't know about the cloakroom. Enjoy the performance