• Catedral
    The astonishing Patricia Guerrero to present her award-winning flamenco show CATEDRAL featuring 4 dancers, 3 musicians and 3 singers. Abbey Theatre, 15 & 16 May 2018. BOOK NOW!
     
  • Hard To Be Soft – A Belfast Prayer
    Trailblazing dance artist Oona Doherty to present her reflection on her hometown HARD TO BE SOFT - A BELFAST PRAYER. Abbey Theatre, 18 & 19 May 2018. BOOK NOW!
  • ON SALE NOW! English National Ballet perform Akram Khan’s GISELLE at Bord Gáis May 2018
    ON SALE NOW! Opening the 2018 Dublin Dance Festival, English National Ballet in Akram Khan's smash hit GISELLE, at Bord Gáis Energy Theatre 2 – 6 May 2018. READ MORE & BOOK NOW!
  • Casting Call for 3 Dancers - Yvonne Rainer early works at DDF2018
    CASTING CALL! 3 dancers required to perform a series of works by pioneering American dancer, choreographer, filmmaker and writer, Yvonne Rainer. READ MORE.
  • Full Programme Launch
    Full Festival Programme will be announced in March so keep watching our page for more info! Tickets for our Highlight Shows on sale - BOOK NOW!

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A Life of Play Research Sessions, led by choreographer Emma O’Kane

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What Next Dance Festival launches in February 2018

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Casting call for dancers to perform a series of works by Yvonne Rainer

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Announcement: Two Of Europe’s Most Exciting Dance Artists On The Abbey Stage For DDF2018

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Announcement: Two Of Europe’s Most Exciting Dance Artists On The Abbey Stage For DDF2018

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DDF2018 INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES. Apply by 22 Nov!

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