The internally acclaimed play Every Brilliant Thing is about to get its first Irish production at the Peacock Theatre, Dublin, before embarking on a national tour - find out more here.

Written by Duncan Macmillan with Jonny Donahoe, it's about a family where a parent attempts suicide, and a child who creates a list of brilliant things that make life worth living.

Directed by Andrea Ainsworth, and starring Amy Conroy, they both talk to RTÉ Arena above.

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