08 May 2001
Film Review - 'Best In Show'
'Best In Show', a mockumentary directed by and starring Christopher Guest, opens in cinemas on Friday. Panellists John Waters, Catherine Maher and Liam Mackey watched the film.

The panel discuss 'Best In Show'

Theatre Review - 'Dead Funny'
Following the death of comedian Benny Hill, a hastily arranged meeting of the Dead Funny society is convened. Distracted by this momentous event, Richard finds it hard to attend to the crisis in his own life.

The panel discuss 'Dead Funny'

Comedian Ed Byrne at Dublin's Gaiety Theatre
Irish comic Ed Byrne's first major taste of success came in 1998 when he first appeared on 'Late Night With Conan O'Brien' on NBC. Since then, Byrne has gone on to win many awards and has toured extensively. This week, he is performing at the Gaiety in Dublin.

The panel discuss Ed Byrne

Book Review - 'Dublin'
Sean Moncrieff is perhaps best known in his former incarnation as the presenter of 'Don't Feed The Gondolas' on RTE television. Moncrieff has now turned his hand to novel-writing. His debut novel 'Dublin' has just been published.

The panel discuss Sean Moncrieff's 'Dublin'

Brad Meldhau performs in studio
Brad Meldhau plays this week with his trio at Vicar Street in Dublin, but tonight he's in The View studios for a special solo performance.

Listen to Brad Meldhau

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