The Commitments is a fantastically feel good celebration of soul. Returning to tour the UK and Ireland, 5 years after a phenomenally successful, record-breaking run in London’s West End subsequent sell-out tour, The Commitments is based on the BAFTA award-winning film classic.
The Commitments received universal critical acclaim following its London World Premiere and was quickly hailed as a smash hit musical sensation. With over 20 soul classics performed live on stage including: Night Train, Try A Little Tenderness, River Deep, Mountain High, In The Midnight Hour, Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Save Me, Mustang Sally, I Heard It Through The Grapevine, Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Reach Out, Uptight, Knock On Wood, I Can't Turn You Loose and more!
A guaranteed fabulously-fun night out you will simply never forget. The Commitments musical has been adapted from the novel by Booker prize winning author Roddy Doyle himself and is directed by Caroline Jay Ranger.
The Commitments is the story of Jimmy Rabbitte, a young working-class music fan, who shapes an unlikely bunch of amateur musicians and friends into the finest soul band Dublin has ever produced.
'Unstoppable fun. A big-hearted, big-night out' The Times
'Fantastically fun' Sunday Mirror
Approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes including an interval.
Suitable for ages 12 +
Contains strong language.
Contains strobe lighting.
|Mon - Thurs||7.30pm||£22.50 to £45|
|Wed||2.30pm||£22.50 to £45|
|Fri||7.30pm||£29.50 to £52.50|
|Sat||2.30pm & 7.30pm||£29.50 to £52.50|
Discounts do not apply to Fri & Sat evening performances.
|Executive Membership||£6 off top two prices at all performances or
20% off the Mon 8 of February performance when booking a pair of tickets.
|Groups (10+)||£5 off. Not available online - please call 02380 711811.|
|Groups (20+)||£6 off plus one free ticket with every 20 purchased.
Not available online - please call 02380 711811.
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Hotel, Dinner & Show Packages
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Make it an extra special night with a VIP experience!
VIP Packages include a selection of chefs’ canapés and handmade chocolates, plus interval ice-cream. Also included:
1 x bottle of Prosecco for 2 people - £60.00
1 x bottle of Prosecco for up to 4 people - £90.00
2 x bottles of Prosecco for up to 6 people - £150.00
3 x bottles of Prosecco for up to 10 people including the private hire of executive suite pre show - £295.00
VIP packages are not available to book at the moment. Please check back when we re-open to book ahead of your visit.
Please note that package prices do not include your show ticket. Bookings are required at least 48 hours before your visit.
VIP Packages are suitable for customers 18+. Soft drink alternatives are available for those under the age of 18 years.
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Cheese & Wine Platter
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