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Northern Ireland's premier theatre presenting an outstanding programme of drama, opera, dance, comedy, musicals, family shows and much more.

The Grand Opera House is located in Belfast's bustling city centre and boasts the majestic Victorian main auditorium designed by renowned architect Frank Matcham, the intimate Baby Grand studio, a 100-seat theatre space, and three bars.

A favoured venue by both international companies and local producers, the Grand Opera House has been part of Belfast's vibrant theatre scene for over 100 years, providing quality entertainment, unforgettable experiences and vital outreach programs that allow the Theatre to engage with the local community and ignite a love of theatre in young and old alike.

Tickets for shows may be purchased online, in person or by calling 028 9024 1919.

Box Office opening times are:  Mon-Sat 10:00am-5:00pm

For more information, view the digital brochure here.
  • Great Victoria Street
  • Belfast
  • Antrim
  • BT2 7HR

Top Reasons To Visit

  • Fantastic programme of shows for all tastes
  • Stunning example of Victorian architecture
  • Northern Ireland's first listed building

Good Vibrations

0.66 KM
09 - 20 May 2023

Returning by hugely popular demand, the Lyric Theatre’s sell-out production Good Vibrations débuts at the Grand Opera House. Enjoy the staged musical version!

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SIX The Musical

0.66 KM
11 - 15 Apr 2023

Roll out the red carpet for the royal return of SIX the musical! Back by Phenomenal Demand following two sell out runs!!

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Martin Hayes & the Common Ground Ensemble

0.66 KM
Sat, 04 Feb 2023, 7:30pm

Martin Hayes is one of the world's most celebrated fiddlers and an influential figure in Irish traditional music. Rooted in classical, folk and contemporary.

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Girl From The North Country

0.66 KM
14 - 18 Feb 2023

Celebrated playwright Conor McPherson (The Weir, The Seafarer) boldly reimagines the legendary songs of Bob Dylan, like you’ve never heard them before.

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The Commitments

0.66 KM
20 - 25 Feb 2023

The Saviours of Soul are BACK in 2023! The Commitments musical has been adapted from the novel by Booker prize-winning author Roddy Doyle.

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Foster and Allen- We’ll Meet Again

0.66 KM
Mon, 27 Feb 2023, 7:30pm

Appearing once again at the Grand Opera House, Mick and Tony will of course be performing all their hits such as Bunch of Thyme, Old Flames…

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Our Jimmy – The Best Bits!

0.66 KM
Tue, 28 Feb 2023, 7:30pm

You're in for a night of laugh-out-loud comedy! Embedded deep in the psyche of many in Northern Ireland is the comedy characters, created by James Young.

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Cliona Hagan The Dolly Songbook

0.66 KM
Wed, 01 Mar 2023, 7:30pm

Female Vocalist of the Year winner Cliona Hagan takes to the stage paying homage to one of the most influential artists of all time - Dolly…

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Flash Harry

0.66 KM
02 - 03 Mar 2023

For over 30 years Flash Harry have celebrated the music of Queen and icon Freddie Mercury. The band deliver a show that has audiences rocking in their…

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Years and Dance Hall Days

0.66 KM
Sat, 04 Mar 2023, 2:30pm

For the final time, the Rock & Roll Years and Dance Hall Days cast will take to the stage at the Grand Opera House, March 2023.

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame

0.66 KM
07 - 11 Mar 2023

With a sweeping score and powerful story, join Belfast Operatic Company as they bring this classic Disney film to the stage.

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Give My Head Peace

0.66 KM
27 Mar - 01 Apr 2023

Give My Head Peace is a night of guaranteed laugh-out-loud comedy and a show definitely not to be missed. Make sure to book your tickets early!

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Johannes Radebe: Freedom Unleashed

0.66 KM
25 - 27 May 2023

Following his sell-out debut tour in 2022, TV dancing sensation and international champion JOHANNES RADEBE is hosting a party like no other.

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Oliver!

0.66 KM
20 - 22 Jul 2023

Dickensian London is the setting for the celebrated musical theatre masterpiece, Oliver! Oliver! is a Grand Opera House Trust Summer Youth Production.

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The Ocean at the End of the Lane

0.66 KM
21 - 25 Mar 2023

From the imagination of Neil Gaiman, best-selling author of Coraline, Good Omens and The Sandman, comes the National Theatre’s major new stage adaptation.

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The Addams Family

0.66 KM
02 - 06 May 2023

Join them, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Lurch, Pugsley, Grandma and all the ancestors for a heart-warming story of love, family and friendship…with a twist!

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Titanic The Musical

0.66 KM
04 - 08 Apr 2023

Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, Titanic The Musical is a stunning and stirring production.

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The History of the Troubles (Accordin’ to My Da)

0.66 KM
06 - 11 Feb 2023

The hilarious laugh-a-minute comedy covering the Northern Irish troubles, back for it’s 20 year production anniversary!

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Hugo Duncan & Friends

0.66 KM
Mon, 13 Mar 2023, 7:30pm

King of the BBC airwaves and everyone’s country music favourite – Hugo Duncan brings an evening of country stars to the Grand Opera House.

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Cash Returns

0.66 KM
Tue, 14 Mar 2023, 7:30pm

David Hull Promotions Presents – A Celebration of The Music of Johnny Cash & June Carter.

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Phil Coulter at 80

0.66 KM
Thu, 16 Mar 2023, 7:30pm

A retrospective on a career that has spanned some 55 years, David Hull Promotions Presents – Phil Coulter at Eighty.

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Elvis Spectacular

0.66 KM
Wed, 15 Mar 2023, 7:30pm

Ireland’s premiere Elvis production, now in its 25th year on the road! Featuring Ciaran Houlihan and his TCB band with The Sweet Sensations.

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The Legend of Luke Kelly

0.66 KM
Fri, 17 Mar 2023, 7:30pm

The Legend of Luke Kelly is an authentic show celebrating the life and songs of Ireland’s most iconic and greatest folk singer.

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Barbara Dickson & Anthony Toner

0.66 KM
Sat, 18 Mar 2023, 7:30pm

A unique evening of great music, as Scottish folk legend Barbara Dickson shares the Grand Opera House stage with Belfast-based songwriter Anthony Toner.

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Shane Todd – Mummy

0.66 KM
09 - 14 Oct 2023

Shane Todd is back at the Grand Opera House after a run of nine sold out shows in 2022!

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Vote DLA

0.66 KM
13 - 17 Jun 2023

Hapless freedom fighters the Dundonald Liberation Army are back with a brand-new show, Vote DLA, at the Grand Opera House.

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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

0.66 KM
06 - 10 Jun 2023

Get ready for the journey of a lifetime in this joyous comedy about taking risks, finding love and embracing second chances, even in the most surprising…

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Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story

0.66 KM
15 - 19 Aug 2023

The World’s Most Successful Rock & Roll Musical comes to the Grand Opera House!

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The King and I

0.66 KM
20 - 24 Jun 2023

The greatest musical from the golden age of musicals Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King and I returns to the Grand Opera House.

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Colin Murphy – Whatchamacolin

0.66 KM
29 Jun 2023 - 29 Jun 2024

If you’re a fan of the telly stuff then you’ll love Whatchamacolin; a show full of pin perfect observations, self-righteous indignation and a bit of swearing.

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Foil Arms & Hog – Hogwash

0.66 KM
11 - 12 Nov 2023

With over 1 billion views online, Foil arms and Hog are one of the internet’s most renowned comedy sketch groups, but it’s live performance is where…

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Evita

0.66 KM
20 - 23 Sep 2023

With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, Ulster Operatic Company returns to the Grand Opera House with the musical classic Evita.

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The Rocky Horror Show

0.66 KM
07 - 12 Aug 2023

Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical, The Rocky Horror Show returns to the Grand Opera House as part of its sell-out tour.

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Demon Dentist

0.66 KM
26 - 29 Jul 2023

Don’t miss this terrific tale from the West End producers of David Walliams’ Gangsta Granny and Billionaire Boy, which were both nominated for an Olivier Award!

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42nd Street

0.66 KM
24 - 28 Oct 2023

It’s big… it’s bright… it's a brand-spanking new production of ‘the original showbiz musical,' 42nd Street!

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Annie

0.66 KM
31 Oct - 04 Nov 2023

The smash-hit production of ANNIE comes to Belfast for 1 Week only direct from London’s West End.

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Dirty Dancing

0.66 KM
22 Aug - 02 Sep 2023

Dirty Dancing returns to Belfast following a season at London’s Dominion Theatre. Exploding with heart-pounding music and breath-taking emotion.

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The Hen Do

0.66 KM
02 - 07 Oct 2023

Have you been missing Bridesmaids Becky? Worry no more! Because bonkers Becky from the smash hit, Bridesmaids of Northern Ireland is back.

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Snow White

0.66 KM
01 Dec 2023 - 14 Jan 2024

Snow White will be spectacularly brought to life with an abundance of comedy, sensational song and dance numbers, fabulous costumes and stunning scenery.

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Tango Passions

0.66 KM
06 - 12 Nov 2023

Argentine Tango King and Strictly Come Dancing legend, Vincent Simone, returns to the stage in 2023 with his brand new show Tango Passions.

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The Bodyguard

0.66 KM
25 - 30 Sep 2023

The international, award-winning smash-hit musical THE BODYGUARD is back!

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Emer Maguire – Up to High Doh

0.66 KM
Fri, 10 Feb 2023, 7:45pm

Emer’s brand new show Up to High Doh promises big laughs and new songs. Don’t miss out on Northern Ireland’s brightest new comedy star.

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Grand Opera House Tours

0.66 KM
04 Feb - 19 Aug 2023

Theatre Tours give you the chance to see the incredible results of the restoration of the iconic Grand Opera House. Theater Tours last for between 45mins…

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