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FFF The worldwide smash hit musical Mamma Mia! is returning to Dublin. The top musical, which is based on Abba's greatest hits, has been seen by over 54 million people and will return to Dublin next summer. Sing along to hit songs like Dancing Queen and Money Money Money at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre from June 23 to July 4. Tickets will go on sale next Thursday, November 20, from 9am and are available from www.ticketmaster.ie.

FFF The Light Ball, hosted by the Colin Baker Foundation in aid of Pieta House, will be held in the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel on Saturday, November 22. The ball will kick off in style with guests treated to a champagne reception, four-course gourmet meal and a host of entertainment. Tickets are priced at €95 or €900 for a table of ten and can be purchased by emailing thelightball2014@gmail.com.

FFF The 24 Hour Plays will return to the Abbey Theatre on Sunday, February 1, for the fourth time with all proceeds going to the Dublin Youth Theatre. Six short plays will be written, rehearsed and presented all within 24 hours by the best of Irish writing and directing talent and over two dozen of Ireland's most recognised and beloved stars of stage and screen. Tickets will cost from €30-€85 and are on sale now from www.abbeytheatre.ie.

FFF The Dublin Book Festival is taking place at the moment and there will be a special walking tour of the city tomorrow about women who were involved in the Irish revolution. The tour will be led by historian and Kilmainham Gaol tour guide Liz Gillis and will start from the Smock Alley Theatre in Temple Bar from 11.30am tomorrow. Please arrive 10 minutes before the tour and to book tickets go to www.smockalley.com.