National Opera House Event

Druid presents Waiting for Godot By Samuel Beckett

30 - 31 March

Tickets: Evening Show €26/€24 | Matinee €20

The following performances will be audio described and captioned: Saturday, 31 at 2 p.m. Facilitated by Arts & Disability Ireland with funding from the Arts Council.

On a bare road in the middle of nowhere, two world-weary friends await the arrival of the mysterious Godot. While waiting, they speculate, bicker, joke and ponder life’s greater questions. As dusk begins to fall, two figures appear on the horizon.

Regarded as one of the most significant plays of the twentieth century, Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett is a masterpiece that draws endless interpretations. Directed by Garry Hynes, Druid present a new production of this seminal work featuring members of the acclaimed Druid Ensemble; Garrett Lombard, Aaron Monaghan, Rory Nolan and Marty Rea. 

'This is the freshest, funniest and most affecting production of the play in at least a quarter of a century' - The Irish Times 

‘Superb re-imagining of an iconic play’ - The Guardian


Lucky - Garrett Lombard

Estragon - Aaron Monaghan

Pozzo - Rory Nolan

Vladamir - Marty Rea



Director - Garry Hynes

Design - Francis O'Connor

Lighting Design - James F Ingall

Sound Design - Greg Clarke