Theatre

Wednesday 28th June

"Woyzeck In Winter", with Camille O'Sullivan and Conor Linehan, directed by Conall Morrison

Theatre director Conall Morrison, performer Camille O’Sullivan and musical director Conor Linehan chat about their production "Woyzeck in Winter"  Full details:  https://woyzeckinwinter.com       

"The Play That Goes Wrong" at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Abie Philbin Bowman spoke to some of the cast of the British farce "The Play That Goes Wrong" at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre Full details:   www.bordgaisenergytheatre.ie 

Tuesday 27th June

"Anna Livia Lesbia" by Joni Crone

Gay rights activist Joni Crone talks about her play "Anna Livia Lesbia", based on her own experiences as a gay woman in Ireland in the 1970's and 80's  

Friday 16th June

"The Definitive View with Sneachta Ní Mhurchú" by Brownbread Mixtape

Kalle Ryan of Brownbread Mixtape explains the premise for their new comedy show "The Definitive View with Sneachta Ní Mhurchú", an ensemble comedy parodying popular radio programmes; it runs at ...

Thursday 15th June

"Far Away" by Caryl Churchill, in a production by Corcadorca

Leeanne O'Donnell spoke to the Corcadorca cast during their rehearsals of "Far Away" by Caryl Churchill, being staged on Spike Island as part of the Cork Midsummer Festival Further details:   www.corkmidsummer.com 

Wednesday 14th June

"Toilers", re-staged as part of Tessellate and Cork Midsummer Festival

Fiona McGeown of Painted Bird theatre and dramaturg Thomas Conway explain their re-staging of "Toilers", a 1913 play by Susanne Day about 3 prostitutes which was originally created to raise funds for ...

Tuesday 13th June

"Between Your Love and Mine", a requiem written by Leonard Cohen

John MacKenna directs "Between Your Love and Mine", a requiem celebrating the life of young people who died prematurely, featuring the words & music of Leonard Cohen and approved by ...

Wednesday 7th June

"No's Knife" by Samuel Beckett, performed by Lisa Dwan

Lisa Dwan talks about performing "No’s Knife" by Samuel Beckett (an adaptation of the short story collection Texts for Nothing) at the Abbey Theatre Full details:   www.abbeytheatre.ie 

Friday 2nd June

"Where Are We Now", the first LGBT theatre festival for the North West

Theatre director Killian Glynn talks about "Where Are We Now", the first LGBT theatre festival for the north west of the country Further details:   www.facebook.com/WhereWeAreNowLGBTTheatreFestival

Tuesday 30th May

"The Nearly Men" by Carl Antony Plover and Simon David Clark

 Carl Antony Plover and Simon David Clark explain how they used their own experiences to create the play "The Nearly Men", about a writer and actor in the 1990’s working on ...

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