Our 2018 Festival will run from Thursday 15th November to Sunday 18th November. The programme for DBF 2018 will be available closer to the time. Sign up for our newsletter, follow us on social media and watch this space for updates!





Bookings can be made through our website.

All bookings for events in Smock Alley Theatre should be made through Smock Alley Theatre:

Smock Alley Theatre Box Office,
7 Exchange Street Lower, Temple Bar, Dublin 8


Telephone: 01 677 0014


Box Office Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday, 10am – 6pm


Book Online:


All schools bookings are to be made by email –


Bookings for The Gutter Bookshop are not necessary, but places are limited so we advise you come 15 minutes before starting time.