Arts news

Wednesday 17th January

Allegations of misconduct in Irish theatre

Andrea Irvine, one of the 72 signatories to an open letter in today's Irish Times expressing support for the women who spoke publicly about their experiences of abuse of power ...

Thursday 19th October

Hugh Linehan on arts funding

Hugh Linehan, Culture Editor of The Irish Times, discusses the role of Creative Ireland vis-à-vis The Arts Council after the funding announcement in the budget last week.

Tuesday 20th June

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - the line-up announced for the 2017 Kilkenny Arts Festival, current director of IMMA leaving to take up a position at NCAD, headliners announced for Vodafone ...

Wednesday 14th June

Arts News: National Gallery of Ireland re-opens after major refurbishment

National Gallery director Sean Rainbird on the excitement at the re-opening of the newly-refurbished building Official website:

Tuesday 23rd May

Arts News - Roger Moore RIP

Michael Doherty remembers the screen career of Roger Moore, whose death was announced today

Thursday 18th May

Arts News - David Arnold remembers Chris Cornell RIP

Composer David Arnold remembers Chris Cornell, lead singer with grunge rock group Soundgarden, whose sudden death was announced today

Wednesday 17th May

Arts News - a new director and new season at the Gate Theatre

Selina Cartmell, incoming director of the Gate Theatre which has just announced the programme for its 2017/2018 season where the theme is ‘the outsider’

Tuesday 9th May

Arts News

with Alan Corr - speculation about a Rolling Stones gig at Croke Park and Steely Dan play their first Irish show in over 20 years, Robert de Niro not a ...

Monday 8th May

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - hit Irish film "The Young Offenders" to be made into a tv series, Banksy turns his attention to Brexit, Emma Watson wins first major 'gender neutral' ...

Tuesday 2nd May

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - Irish films included in winners at Newport Beach Film Festival in California, line-up announced for the Galway International Arts Festival, a mislaid painting returned by ...



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