Events - MusicalThe Christmas Concert Special Guest Meav and live shadow puppet animation by Matthew Robbins. A magical concert designed for all the family, Raymond Briggs’s captivating film has established itself as part of the Christmas festivities for young and old, accompanied by Howard Blake’s score played live by the Orchestra of the National Concert Hall. For 2014, alongside the Walking in the Air and the festive classics, we are pleased to add magical live puppet animation by Matthew Robins and traditional Christmas songs with special guest, the beautiful singer, Meav for a magical and musical Christmas Celebration. Suitable for young children, this is an opportunity for the whole family to share in the music and the magic of Christmas. Experience the magic of the remarkable friendship between James and his snowman and delight in this holiday tradition. A special guest narrator will tell the story of James and the flying snowman as you watch the film on a big screen.   A phenomenally popular festive concert, early booking is recommended. Click here for bookings   Disney On Ice the kids’ dreams come true on a date with Mickey Mouse and the gang at the fantastic Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic this November. Celebrating Disney’s 100th anniversary, join everyone’s favourite characters from Mulan, The Lion King, Pinocchio, Toy Story, Lilo & Stitch, The Incredibles, Finding Nemo and more, as they take to the ice in this magical show. Produced by Feld Entertainment, this incredible production features more than 60 unforgettable Disney stars that span the decades, and boasts a sing-along score of award-winning Disney music, stunning choreography, elaborate sets and beautiful costumes. Marvel as the skaters weave around among sparkling floats, radiant light parades, giant presents, blankets of snow, an epic avalanche and much more in this captivating show that’s bound to provide a wealth of cherished childhood memories. With Mickey and friends at the helm, dreams really can come true. Tickets From €17.50 Family ticket (4 people) €81 Grease has it that Grease is the word in Dublin this November, as the rockin’ musical smash comes to the Gaiety Theatre from 5th - 16th. Don’t miss this new Irish production of the original high-school extravaganza as it twists its way into the capital for a truly electrifyin’ autumn run.   Since the show’s Broadway premiere in 1972 and the 1978 hit movie starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, Grease has triumphed across the globe. With its irresistible mix of unforgettable songs, dazzling dance moves, and 1950s pop culture nostalgia - it’s good old fashioned fun with belting tunes you can’t help but shimmy to. Directed by Tony Finnegan, award-winning Irish director of Annie, The Sound of Music and Jekyll & Hyde, Grease just bursts with energy and features an enviable host of fresh talent and vibrant choreography. With Dubliner Lauren Nevin in the role of Sandy, Carl Stallwood as her beau Danny, and even showband icon Dickie Rock making an appearance in the traditional cameo role of Teen Angel, this production is sure to knock your bobby sox off. Tickets €20 - €49.50 Performances 5th - 9th November, Wednesday - Sunday evenings 7.30pm, weekend matinees 2.30pm 11th - 16th November, Tuesday - Saturday evenings 7.30pm, weekend matinees 2.30pm   Shrek the Musical on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, SHREK THE MUSICAL is this year’s must-see show for all the family.  Join our unlikely hero and his loyal steed Donkey as they embark on a quest to rescue the beautiful (if slightly temperamental) Princess Fiona from a fire breathing, love-sick dragon. Add the diminutive Lord Farquaad, a gang of fairytale misfits, and a biscuit with attitude, and you’ve got the biggest, brightest musical comedy around!  Featuring all new songs as well as cult Shrek anthem I’m a Believer, SHREK THE MUSICAL brings all the much-loved DreamWorks characters to life, live on stage, in an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza. Join the adventure Price: €20.00 - €55.00 Booking: