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Great night out!

Nine of us attended "Love a La Mode" in Smock Alley Theatre last Thursday evening, with dinner... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
epk2016
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Dublin, Ireland
Pure fun - an unexpected delight

We happened upon Smock Alley Theatre when wandering around the Temple Bar area and checked what was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Merise V
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Dublin's newest oldest theatre. Enjoys contemporary takes on the classic and the excitement of the emerging artist. Smock Alley was the first Theatre Royal built in Dublin. John Ogilby opened it in 1662 as part of the Restoration of the British...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nine of us attended "Love a La Mode" in Smock Alley Theatre last Thursday evening, with dinner before the play in the beautiful space upstairs. We had a great night! It was very good value: €30 each for a main course, a glass of wine...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon Smock Alley Theatre when wandering around the Temple Bar area and checked what was on this week. We booked for Love a la Mode not knowing quite what to expect, and have had a brilliant evening. The theatre is simple but spacious...More

Thank Merise V
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Dragged myself out of bed after a bout of 'flu because I had booked for 'Daddy Long Legs' - a favourite book of mine since childhood, plus I had been promising myself a trip to Smock Alley for ages and just never got around to...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Love this venue. Went to The Friday Night Effect here - great interactive theatre in a superb setting. I can't wait to go back here!

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Went to see The Friday Night Effect! Gorgeous theatre - really intimate and the play so interactive! Really enjoyed it!!

2  Thank LisaGilboa
Reviewed 2 February 2018

There is always something different to see here and it's a great location. Never been disappointed with the plays here.

1  Thank JohnOB51
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Last night I went to see God Has No Country, a one-man show at Smock Alley Theatre. The title lead me to believe that this play would in some way interrogate the moral dilemmas of war and cast the old World War II verities in...More

1  Thank Stella S
Smock A, Box Office Assistant at Smock Alley Theatre 1662, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hi there, Thanks so much for your detailed feedback on your visit. We're sorry the show did not meet your expectations. As was outlined in the show description, 'God Has No Country' is a 'dramatic retelling of the war time exploits of Irish priest Hugh...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

This theatre first opened in 1662. Recently restored and reopened, it is a must-see for anyone who loves theatre. We took the tour and then enjoyed a delightful performance of The Rivals.

1  Thank madmadeleine
Smock A, Box Office Assistant at Smock Alley Theatre 1662, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Hi there, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are very glad you had such a positive experience with us here at Smock and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Best, John

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We went to 2 shows which were very different but very good. The Theatre itself is quite small so you really feel part of the play.

Thank Marg255060
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Smock Alley hosted some events during the Festival of Curiosity. Both the downstairs and upstairs spaces are very good. The former giving everyone excellent views of the stage area and the later space is in a wonderfully light space with beautiful stained glass windows. It's...More

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