17 December 2002
The Film: Hit and Run
Founded in 1995, the dance company CoisCéim is based in Dublin but has travelled all over Ireland and abroad from the USA to Australia. The company's artistic director David Bolger has also choreographed for shows such as 'Tarry Flynn' at the Abbey, 'Martin Guerre' for Cameron Mackintosh and the film 'Dancing at Lughnasa'. Now, Bolger and CoisCéim have got together with the TV director and lighting designer John Comiskey and Rough Magic Films to make a film called 'Hit and Run'.

Lenny Abrahamson, Sarah Durcan and Thomas McLaughlin discuss 'Hit and Run'

The Exhibition: Crawford Open 3
Crawford Open 3 is the third annual open submission exhibition of contemporary art at the Crawford Municipal Art Gallery in Cork. It has been selected by Eugenie Tsai, Hugh Mulholland and Danny McCarthy.

The panel discuss Crawford Open 3

On Stage: Hansel and Gretel
Mary Elizabeth Burke-Kennedy has adapted Grimm's fairytale 'Hansel and Gretel' for Storytellers Theatre Company. It is currently playing at the Project in Dublin.

Catherine Clayton, Sarah Breathnach and Louis Gregg discuss 'Hansel and Gretel'

On Stage: Annabelle's Star
Around the corner from Project, the Christmas show at The Ark on Eustace Street is 'Annabelle's Star'. Written by Mary McNally with director Raymond Keane of Barabbas...The Company, it's the tale of the lonely Annabelle who's visited by two gold stars bearing magical gifts, set to music by Conor Mitchell.

Catherine Clayton, Sarah Breathnach and Louis Gregg discuss 'Annabelle's Star'

The Performance: Après Match
Après Match began life on RTÉ's coverage of the 1998 World Cup. Gary Cooke joined Barry Murphy and Risteárd Cooper for the Euro 2000 Championships and and the show went live on stage in June 2000. They are currently playing Dublin's Vicar Street.

Watch the performance

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