Monday 9th November

“Beowulf: The Blockbuster” by Bryan Burroughs

Actor/writer Bryan Burroughs talks about his one-man play “Beowulf: The Blockbuster”, the story of a boy who’s obsessed with films like Star Wars and his dying father who is teaching him about life through the story of the Danish warrior hero Beowulf

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Wednesday 4th November

"Through A Glass Darkly", directed by Annie Ryan

Annie Ryan of The Corn Exchange theatre company chats about directing the stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s “Through A Glass Darkly”, at the Project Arts Centre

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Monday 2nd November

Matthew Bourne's ballet "Sleeping Beauty"

Abie Philbin Bowman spoke to choreographer Matthew Bourne about the unusual production that he has created for his ballet “Sleeping Beauty: A Gothic Romance” coming to the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre next week

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Friday 30th October

"Temptress" by Philip St John

Playwright Philip St John talks about his play “Temptress”, a spooky story about two troubled men - Pete wants to rescue young Noel from his deadly obsession with a ‘Temptress’. But is Pete the rock of sense he claims to be and does the Temptress exist only inside Noel’s mind?

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Thursday 29th October

"The Unlucky Cabin Boy" by Gúna Nua Theatre

Mike Finn, playwright and David Blake, composer with the Brad Pitt Light Orchestra discuss their current production “The Unlucky Cabin Boy”, based on the true story of the wreck of a ship in the 1830’s and the terrible fate of the young cabin boy from Limerick

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Friday 2nd October

Brian Friel, RIP

A tribute to the great Irish playwright Brian Friel, who died today, in the company of Patrick Mason, Emilie Pine, Joe Dowling, Sinead Cusack, Richard Pine, Stephen Rea, Billy Roche, Patricia McBride, Bairbre Ní Chaoimh and Garry Hynes

Thursday 1st October

Review: "Luck Just Kissed You Hello" at the Dublin Theatre Festival 2015

Sophie Gorman reviews the Amy Conroy play “Luck Just Kissed You Hello” at the Dublin Theatre Festival

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Tuesday 29th September

Reviews: "The Last Hotel" and "Newcastlewest" at the Dublin Theatre Festival 2015

Dublin Theatre Festival reviews of “The Last Hotel” chamber opera by Enda Walsh and Donnacha Dennehy reviewed by Laurence Mackin and “Newcastlewest” by Dick Walsh produced by Pan Pan Theatre reviewed by Chris Morash

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Monday 28th September

Review: "Chekhov's First Play" at Dublin Theatre Festival 2015

Sophie Gorman reviews “Chekhov’s First Play” produced by Dead Centre for the Dublin Theatre Festival

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Friday 25th September

Reviews: "The Night Alive" and "By Heart" at Dublin Theatre Festival 2015

Dublin Theatre Festival reviews – “The Night Alive” by Conor McPherson reviewed by Sophie Gorman and “By Heart” by Tiago Rodrigues reviewed by Emily Pine

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