Wednesday 10th December

New magazine "Guts"

Róisín Agnew editor and content consultant Brian Herron of “Guts”, a new bi-monthly magazine for confessional writing which was funded by Kickstarter

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Tuesday 2nd December

Great art on screen

Eithne Shortall on the new cinematic initiative ‘Exhibition On Screen’ and asks whether going to art exhibitions in cinemas works as a viewer experience

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Thursday 27th November

Online Irish comedy Paddy Angryman

Abie Philbin Bowman profiles the new online Irish comedy Paddy Angryman, a disgruntled Irish civil servant who decides to leak state secrets to the media

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Friday 7th November


Abie Phibin Bowman spoke to some of the participants in this year's Kilkenomics Festival (the annual festival where comedy meets economics)

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Thursday 16th October

"Prototype" festival at the Project

Evelyn O’Rourke reports on the ‘Prototype’ festival at the Project Arts Centre, which has been turned into a playground for adults

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Wednesday 22nd January

Dance - 'Actions'

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on 'Actions' on The Peacock stage of The Abbey Theatre - for further information.

Tuesday 14th January

In Tune - Trinity College Dublin

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the 'In Tune' musical archive exhibition at Dublin's Trinity College. Further details on

Thursday 5th December

Artist John Morris

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on Artist-In-Residence John Morris who lived and worked at Dublin's Gibson Hotel - his works are currently hanging on the hotel walls and all are welcome to take a look.

Wednesday 27th November

The Colleen Bawn

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on rehearsals for Druid Theatre's new production of Boucicault's 'The Colleen Bawn.' The show opens on December 5th - further informatiojn on

Tuesday 19th November

The Book of Kells - Colm Cille

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the walking tour 'Colm Cille - The Object' which takes place during November. More information can be found at



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