November 17th – 20th 2016

Just click on the titles of the below to find out more about any of these events!

‘Speakeasy’ Launch Party with Very Special Guests 

Thursday doors open at 8.30pm – House, Leeson Street

Friday doors open 7.30 show starts 8.30 sharp – Sugar Club  AS

Gala Awards Show at The Sugar Club

Saturday doors open 7.30 show starts 8.30 sharp – Sugar Club

Vintage Fashion Show & Afternoon Tea – House, Leeson St.

Sunday doors open 1pm show starts 1.30

Register for pre-booking on our Event Registration page.

General admission tickets are not seated.

GA Seats are first come first served.

Reserved seating will be held until the show begins.



Ireland’s Premier Celebration of Cabaret and Burlesque!

Beginning in 2011 the festival was the first of its kind in Ireland. Going from strength to strength over the 4 years of its existence the festival is being organized by a team of performers, producers and fans who have been dedicated to Burlesque since its revival over 11 years ago in Ireland.
The Festival aims to celebrate almost a decade of Burlesque and Cabaret tradition in Ireland. The festival takes place in between the Sugar Club and House, both on Leeson Street, Dublin 2 on 19th – 22nd November 2015

An amazing line up of guest acts, bands and Hosts will be announced over the coming days. Including; Speakeasy at House Dublin on Thursday 17th November, the to the Sugar Club for the Circus Macabre show on Friday 18th November, plus workshops and the Gala Awards Show on Saturday 19th November, all rounded off with our famous family friendly Vintage Fashion Show & Afternoon tea with fabulous music and song from Truly Divine on Sunday 20th November back in the luscious surroundings of House Dublin!


We would like to thank everyone who supports the Dublin Burlesque Festival; our audiences, our fans and our sponsors.  Over the years we have partnered with some fantastic businesses and brands without whom we could not host this festival. We are currently looking for new Sponsors for 2016. Please contact us for an information pack if you are interested.