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    Samuel Beckett's "Cascando" by Pan Pan Theatre

    Gavin Quinn, artistic director of Pan Pan Theatre and sound designer Jimmy Eadie explain their production of Samuel Beckett’s 1963 radio play “Cascando”, which they describe as an immersive theatrical experience rather than being a traditional ‘play’ format

    Full details:  http://panpantheatre.com

     

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    2016 programme for ANU Productions

    Louise Lowe, director of ANU Productions and actress Una Kavanagh explain the theatre company’s 2016 programme - ANU Triptych

    Official website:  www.anuproductions.ie 

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    "Embodied", female dancers responding to 1916

    Liz Roche explains the idea behind "Embodied", where 6 female choreographers were commissioned by the GPO to design dance pieces responding to the 1916 Rising/the Proclamation 

    Further details:  www.dublindancefestival.ie 

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    Denise Gough wins at Olivier Awards 2016

    Irish actress Denise Gough who won Best Actress at last night’s Olivier Awards in London for her role as Emma in “People, Places and Things” at the National Theatre

    Full details:  www.olivierawards.com  

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    Ronnie Corbett RIP

    Abie Philbin Bowman remembers the career of comedian Ronnie Corbett who died today

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    Review: "The 39 Steps" at the Gaiety Theatre

    Film lecturer Ruth Barton reviews the comical theatrical version of the John Buchan spy thriller “The 39 Steps” currently running at the Gaiety Theatre

    Full details:  www.gaietytheatre.ie    

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    "Inside The GPO" by Colin Murphy

    Colin Murphy explains the concept behind his new play “Inside The GPO”, covering the five days the 1916 rebels occupied the GPO

    Further details:  http://fishamble.com/insidethegpo   

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    Lisa Dwan performs Beckett at "Imagining Home"

    Lisa Dwan who is performing Samuel Beckett’s ‘Not I’ and ‘Footfalls’ in the National Concert Hall tomorrow night as part of ‘Imagining Home: Into Europe’

    Full details:  www.nch.ie      

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    Ernest Shackleton and Blue Raincoat Theatre

    Niall Henry, artistic director of Blue Raincoat Theatre which this year is celebrating its 25th anniversary; as part of their programme they are marking the centenary of the Irish born explorer Ernest Shackleton’s Antarctic expedition with their production “Shackleton”

    Full details:  www.blueraincoat.com   

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    The comedy of Mark Thomas

    Abie Philbin Bowman talks about the style of comedy of political activist Mark Thomas whose show “Trespass” comes to The Sugar Club next week

    Further details:   www.thesugarclub.com 

     

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