Arts news

Wednesday 17th May

Arts News - a new director and new season at the Gate Theatre

Selina Cartmell, incoming director of the Gate Theatre which has just announced the programme for its 2017/2018 season where the theme is ‘the outsider’

Tuesday 9th May

Arts News

with Alan Corr - speculation about a Rolling Stones gig at Croke Park and Steely Dan play their first Irish show in over 20 years, Robert de Niro not a ...

Monday 8th May

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - hit Irish film "The Young Offenders" to be made into a tv series, Banksy turns his attention to Brexit, Emma Watson wins first major 'gender neutral' ...

Tuesday 2nd May

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - Irish films included in winners at Newport Beach Film Festival in California, line-up announced for the Galway International Arts Festival, a mislaid painting returned by ...

Friday 28th April

Arts News

with Alan Corr - a 'luxury' music festival turns out to be a disaster, sales of e-books plunge while sales of physical books rise

Friday 21st April

Arts News

with Sinead Mooney - Minister Heather Humphreys announces significant funding for Irish arts worldwide, shortlist announced for the Man Booker International Prize for Fiction in translation, Bill Murray to release a ...

Thursday 20th April

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Ed Sheeran makes Time magazines 'most influential people' list, Bruce Springsteen blasts President Trump in song, streaming services help boost record-breaking royalties to songwriters

Wednesday 19th April

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Kevin Spacey to host the Tony Awards for the first time in June, Aslan lead tribute to Belfast musician Pat 'Fitzy' Fitzpatrick, surprise EP by Prince ...

Thursday 13th April

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Russia won't broadcast Eurovision in row over singer from Ukraine, Netflix movies to premiere at Cannes Film Festival, Ed Sheeran battles on despite feeling unwell this week

Thursday 30th March

Arts News

with Alan Corr - the independent Gutter Bookshop in Dublin shortlisted for British book shop awards, Oscar organisers continue to work with accountancy firm PwC, headliners for Glastonbury 2017 revealed



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