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Tiger Dublin Fringe

Details have been announced of the Tiger Dublin Fringe festival 2014 - 16 days of the new and the next: theatre, music, dance, comedy, circus, and art. September 5 - 20, 2014

The box office is open now. To browse the programme and book tickets visit the Tiger Dublin Fringe website.

This year’s programme includes a huge range of exciting and challenging shows happening right across Temple Bar, including the return of The Company to Project Arts Centre with their new show The Rest Is Action, which re-imagines the cornerstone of Greek tragedy, The Oresteia, in a "radical visual feast"...

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Tiger Dublin Fringe

Call Out For Craftspeople: Designer Mart

Designer Mart are seeking craftspeople across all art-forms, designers and artists to become part of Temple Bar Cultural Trust’s outdoor design and craft market.


Designer Mart takes place every Saturday from 10am – 5pm on Cow’s Lane, located in the Old City area of Temple Bar. There are a variety of pitch sizes available starting at €130 per month, with a special 'start up' offer of three months for the price or two, for a limited period.

Request a Designer Mart application form by email to: designermart.applications@gmail.com

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Call Out For Craftspeople: Designer Mart

FunnyFest – A Festival of Comedy for Children

Have you tried stand-up comedy for children? Do you have a budding Ardal O’Hanlon or Des Bishop at the breakfast table each morning? The Ark might just have the thing for you and all the younger members of your family this July and August – FunnyFest!

FunnyFest offers families an array shows to make you laugh, with stand up gigs, theatre performances, concerts and nonsense poetry. The box office is open now, so visit The Ark website for details of upcoming performances and workshops in stand up comedy, slapstick, animation, illustration and comedy writing this summer.

Come and laugh...

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FunnyFest – A Festival of Comedy for Children