on Thursday's show.....a round-up of the latest in crime fiction, singer Cormac O’Caoimh and reviews of the latest film releases including a gentler Nicholas Cage in "Joe", Gael Garcia Bernal documentary "Who Is Dayani Cristal?" and the re-boot of the mythical "Hercules"
Sinead Gleeson reviews “The Separation”, the debut play from Richard Molloy at the Project Arts Centre which is set against the backdrop of the 1995 divorce referendum in Ireland Full details at http://projectartscentre.ie/event/separation/
The Irish and World War One This August will mark the centenary of the start of World War One. We will be commemorating this anniversary on The History Show with special programmes and short items telling the stories of Irish people who were involved in the war. We will also be examining what was happening here during these turbulent years. Do you have relatives who were involved in the First World War? We would like to hear their stories. Email: email@example.com
50 years ago this week, the Beatles arrived at Dublin Airport to a rapturous reception from Irish fans. They only ever visited Ireland once as a group, for two performances at the Adelphi Cinema on Abbey Street in Dublin. Lorcan Clancy spoke to author and broadcaster Colm Keane about how Beatlemania came to Ireland. Colm Keane will be among the participants at the Dublin Beatles Festival - 7 to 10 November. http://dublinbeatlesfestival.com/ Jim Lockhart and Barry Devlin of Horslips were both huge Beatles fans. They talked on the programme about how, if it wasn’t for the Beatles, we’d have ...