Welcome to the Dublin Shakespeare Society’s website in 2021 our 113th year. In this year we continue to mark works of the great man himself and we have as usual, an exciting and varied programme of events planned.

News Roundup


Our Annual AGM is to be held on February 26th 2021. This will be an online event using the “Zoom” platform,

If you have any matters you wish to have raised at AGM, please email to president@dublinshakespearesociety.ie



Dublin Shakespeare Society – Zoom performance of
” A Midsummers Night Dream”

To be performed as 2 episodes on two separate evenings, dates for performance to be confirmed during rehearsal period, but one episode end of May and the other in June.

Auditions to determine individual zoom capability as well as performance suitability, to be held on 18th and 19th Feb.

Audition Booking with directors is required. Please provide your mobile number and which piece of text you wish to use in audition, A or B or C or D. (See below)
The background and time of audition will be sent to you asap.

Book audition slot send email to: gcarroll2gvc@gmail.com

Zoom Rehearsals to begin Feb 22nd Feb running to last week of May/ June.

Proposers: Co – Directors George Carroll & Brendan O’Daly.
“We would like to add it is our intended aim to present this classic Shakespeare play in similar fashion to the recent zoom performance of “As You Like It” and to further extend technical and performance learning for all involved.”

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