Reports

Monday 4th September

Tom Murphy becomes a Saoi of Aosdána

Congratulations to playwright Tom Murphy who earlier today became a Saoi of Aosdána, awarded for singular and sustained distinction in the arts

Friday 18th August

A guide to National Heritage Week 2017

Sorcha Kenny with a round-up of what’s happening around the country for National Heritage Week next week Full details:   www.heritageweek.ie 

Monday 24th July

"Jimmy's Hall", a theatrical production by the Abbey Theatre

Lorcan Clancy reports from the Leitrim premiere of "Jimmy's Hall", a theatrical production by the Abbey Theatre based on the story of Jimmy Gralton, the Leitrim socialist who became the only ...

Wednesday 28th June

GAA Museum

Lorcan Clancy reports on the sporting, cultural and social heritage associated with the exhibits in the GAA Museum Full details:   https://crokepark.ie 

Tuesday 20th June

Pipeworks Organ Festival 2017

Lorcan Clancy reports on the Pipeworks Festival which takes place this week; the theme is Mighty Fortress, celebrating the musical legacy of the Protestant Reformation Full details:  www.pipeworks.ie

Monday 14th December

Season 2 of "Serial"

Abie Philbin Bowman explains what's in store in the second season of the true-crime podcast series “Serial” Official website:  https://serialpodcast.org/

Thursday 26th November

Comedy of Stewart Francis

Abie Philbin Bowman on the dead-pan puns of Canadian comic Stewart Francis  Tour details:   www.ticketmaster.ie  Official website:  http://stewartfrancis.com 

Tuesday 29th September

Review: "The World Goes Pop" at Tate Modern

Kelly Grovier reviews the pop art exhibition “The World Goes Pop” at the Tate Modern in London Full details: www.tate.org.uk   

Monday 14th September

What We Call Love: From Surrealism to Now” at IMMA

Declan Long spoke to curator Christine Macel from the Centre Pompidou about the exhibition “What We Call Love: From Surrealism to Now” which has just opened at IMMA  Full details: ...

Friday 7th August

Cultural Podcasts

Abie Philbin Bowman with a guide to some of the most interesting cultural podcasts around at the moment

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