Tuesday 1st September

Choreographer Caroline Bowditch inspired by Frida Kahlo

Performance artist/choreographer Caroline Bowditch explains how Frida Kahlo and artists with disabilities inspired her show “Falling In Love With Frida” which she is performing at the Dance Limerick theatre space this Friday

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"Feathers" at the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival 2015

John Scott, choreographer and director of Irish Modern Dance Theatre explains the poetic inspiration for their show “Feathers” at the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival

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Monday 31st August

"Jellyfish" at the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival 2015

Alice Malseed performs an extract from her one-woman show “Jellyfish” at the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival, a journey through ten years of her life from Belfast to London

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Tuesday 25th August

"Fly Me To The Moon" by Marie Jones

Marie Jones talks about making her directorial debut with her play, the comedy “Fly Me To The Moon”

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Wednesday 19th August

"Pleasure Ground" by Fregoli Theatre

Maria and Jarlath Tivnan of Fregoli Theatre chat about their play “Pleasure Ground”, winner of the Michael Diskin Bursary Award and coming to the Town Hall Theatre Galway this weekend

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Tuesday 18th August

Joe Dowling directs "A View From The Bridge" at the Gate

Joe Dowling on a career in theatre in Ireland and America and directing “A View From The Bridge” at the Gate Theatre

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Friday 14th August

Lughnasa International Friel Festival

Sean Doran, artistic director of the Lughnasa International Friel Festival and Annabelle Comyn who is directing “Dancing At Lughnasa” at the Lyric Theatre Belfast             

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Wednesday 12th August

Opera In The Open 2015

David Wray, musical and artistic director of Opera In The Open and soprano Sandra Oman explain the challenges of creating 1-hour performances in the open air; this year the focus is on French opera

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Monday 10th August

Gare St Lazare Players and the work of Samuel Beckett

Conor Lovett, artistic director of the Gare St Lazare Players talks about their performance of the Beckett Trilogy at the Players Theatre Trinity College, upcoming performances in New York and their artistic residence in the Everyman Theatre, Cork

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Tuesday 4th August

Donnacha Dennehy, composer of "The Last Hotel"

Donnacha Dennehy talks about his opera “The Last Hotel” which he created with playwright Enda Walsh and is playing in this year’s Dublin Theatre Festival

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