Owen Boss, artistic director and Lynette Moran, producer with Anu Productions talk about “Pals: The Irish at Gallipoli”, the untold stories of a battalion of young men who fought in Gallipoli during World War I
Pan Pan Theatre have instigated a new Mentoring Programme for artists who have a classic story, an inkling of a song, a must see film or play; all art begins with one person and the germ of an idea to be developed. This year’s mentor Tim Crouch and one of the participants Kate Heffernan are in studio.
Power-Hungry Robots, Moving Statues and Hardcore Pornography all feature in TheatreClub’s annual showcase of New Plays.
In studio are their theatrical producer Shane Byrne, musical producer Natasha Duffy, and we hear an extract from one of the performers Brida Larkin…
THE THEATRE MACHINE TURNS YOU ON 4- The Jam Sessions will be taking place in Project Arts Centre 21-24 January 2015 and TheatreClub’s award-winning play ‘Heroin’ will be touring across the country, from January 30th, to venues in Cork, Galway, Belfast, Waterford and Portlaoise
During the 2014 Dublin Theatre Festival, an Arena panel discuss Hamlet -the historical and personal context of the play and whether it has any relevance for contemporary audiences. The panel were actor Marty Rea, associated professor at Trinity College's School of English Amanda Piesse, literary manager with Fishamble Theatre Gavin Kostick and Irish Times theatre critic Peter Crawley
As it prepares to celebrate its 110th anniversary, director and CEO of the Abbey Theatre Fiach Mac Conghail, literary director Aideen Howard and actor Pat Laffan look back on the history of this vital Irish cultural institution
Composer Colm Ó Foghlú explains how the evacuation of the Blasket Islands inspired his two orchestral works "The Star of Bethlehem" and "The Island Lullaby", premiering in Smock Alley Theatre in January