Frequently asked Questions
What is The PANTODOME?
The PANTODOME is a state of the art luxury venue, built especially for us, with You in mind, where every seat is a great seat.
Fully carpeted and heated ... with shops, bar and indoor toilets. It is a beautiful theatre-style venue in the fairytale grounds of The Royal Hospital Kilmainham. It will be an intimate venue. Top producer Cameron Mackintosh... and Dame Judy Dench with The Royal Shakespeare company, have used the sister venue in the UK. It will be the first of it's kind in Ireland..we are very excited.
Is there a carpark?
Yes. It's about 20 metres from the venue doors. 250 car park spaces. . . And it's one of the cheapest carparks in Ireland.
Is it still the same production team as previous Cheerios panto's?
Yes. Alan Hughes & Karl Broderick once again present The Cheerios panto ...Sammy Sausages & Buffy will be as crazy as ever, in another hilarious script by Ireland's leading panto writer Karl Broderick. Nothing's changed but the venue.
How do I get to The Pantodome?
Simple.... Click HERE.
How do I book my tickets?
You can BOOK YOUR TICKETS HERE or call 01 9060111. Try out our new simplified booking system... we love it.
What is the booking office opening hours?
Monday to Friday 10am to 6pm. And it's 24 hours online booking.
Can I call in to a booking office to pay for my tickets in CASH and collect them?
Presently we don't have a walk in booking office yet ..but you can book online or by phone..with a Credit card and Debit card ..OR our special service where you can reserve your seats by phone then send in a cheque, bank draft or postal order within the week.
Can I buy tickets at the door of The Pantodome and pay cash?
Yes, if seats are available. But we recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment.
How do I get my tickets?
Tickets will be emailed to you. You can print them off or keep them on your phone as they will be scanned as you enter The Pantodome. You can also have your tickets posted out to you, at a small charge; or collect your tickets at the venue up to 15 minutes before the show. You can also collect them from The Pantodome itself once we're open from Dec. 5th.
Can I buy tickets in advance by travelling to The Pantodome?
Yes. From Dec. 5th you may purchase tickets at the venue for any available upcoming show.
How many tickets can I book at once?
Online you may book up to 19 seats. If its over 19 its considered a group booking and you should call the box office on 01 9060111 to avail of better options.
I'm coming to a 2pm show, when will I be allowed to enter The Pantodome?
The venue is open 60 minutes prior to each show.
Are there toilets on site?
Yes. The toilets are fully functioning and inside the foyer..they are fully flushing toilets, not portable chemical toilets.
Are there disabled toilets?
Are there wheelchair spaces?
Yes. Please call the box office on 01 9060111.
Will The Pantodome be warm?
Yes. The venue will be fully heated and the temperature will be monitored at all times.
Are the seats raked?
Yes. The first 4 rows are on the flat then the raked seating begins and we are delighted to say we've worked tirelessly to make sure every seat has a great view. Check out our seating plan by clicking the BOOK NOW tab above.
Is there a shop or bar?
Yes. We have fully stocked shops and bars as you would expect in any theatre. These are inside the foyer, which is open 60 minutes prior to the showtime.
What is the admission process?
Tickets will be scanned as you enter The PANTODOME foyer..where you are then free to enjoy the atmosphere. An usher will escort you, when you are ready to take your seat, in the auditorium.
What if I arrive late?
You will be allowed to take your seat at an appropriate part of the show. An usher will escort you. But we cant promise Sammy and Buffy will leave you alone!!!!
What is the capacity?
The Pantodome holds 644 people in a plush seating environment.
Are there school shows?
YES. We have our very popular 11am shows. Call 01 9060111