About dlr Mill Theatre

dlr Mill Theatre is a creative community hub located in the heart of Dundrum. Since opening in May 2006 we have staged a wide variety of performing arts, community theatre, visual art, comedy, music, and children’s shows. We bring many people together both on and off stage.

Mill Theatre and the pond at Dundrum Centre

Productions and more at dlr Mill Theatre

We’re proud to be a trusted partner and resource for primary and secondary schools, with a wide range of shows and events for both Primary and Secondary Schools hosted throughout the year. Our mission is to consistently deliver productions that are relevant and engaging for young audiences.

dlr Mill Theatre presents over 400 productions every year, welcoming audiences from all over Ireland and our local community. Our Box Office is open Tuesday to Saturday 11am to 4pm, but tickets are always available to book online.

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We support artists of all types. The Gallery Space always has an interesting exhibition to view from local or upcoming artists. If you’re in the area, pop in and peruse the works we have on display. You can also view past exhibitions here »

dlr Mill Theatre has an extensive Outreach & Education Programme, presenting plays aligned with the academic calendar each year. Our theatre is perfectly suited to accommodate students, with tens of thousands pupils from both primary and secondary schools attending each year.

We pride ourselves on our extensive and varied programme of events. Programmes run by dlr Mill Theatre include the first Schools Shakespeare Festival in Ireland, Steam Week for primary school children, Drama & Art Workshops for all ages, Roald Dahl Themed Events.  We also offer Group Drama Projects for over 65s, and many more.

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Actor on stage at dlr Mill Theatre


“Lovely theatre in the heart of Dundrum.”
Thomas Moore

“A lovely intimate setting … I love this place … No matter what is on, you are very close to the action …”
Lynn Cryan

“A fantastic venue, cosy, intimate and totally professional. We had a ball.”
Catriona Miller

“A very community-friendly theatre. I am involved in a production for the over 65s. A great venue.”
Brendan Supple

“Better than cinema. Amazing actors, great plays.”
Sawomir Demichowicz