Theatre

Tuesday 18th August

This Beautiful Village

Writer Lisa Tierney-Keogh and director David Horan chat to Seán. Last night, This Beautiful Virtual Village opened at the Abbey in a new online version re-purposed for these pandemic times, ...

Thursday 13th August

Lankum at the Abbey

Lankum are one of Ireland's most acclaimed musical acts. They perform a unique show this Saturday at the Abbey theatre. The show is called "A National Disgrace". Daragh Lynch and ...

Tuesday 11th August

Dear Ireland continues

The Abbey theatre launched a follow-up to Dear Ireland, entitled Dear Ireland Continues. The public were asked to write letters, telling our country how their feeling at this time. The ...

Thursday 6th August

Kilkenny Arts - Luke Murphy

Clouds and Boulders: Mapping Terrain is a new installation performance by dancer and choreographer Luke Murphy, which takes place this weekend at the Butler Gallery, as part of the Kilkenny ...

Tuesday 28th July

Thomas Kane Byrne - My First Holy Covid

Thommas Kane Byrne was live in studio to chat about his new short play 'My First Holy Covid' which is being performed in surprise locations around Dublin City.

Wednesday 22nd July

Tiny Plays

Fishamble theatre company challenged people in Ireland - and further afield - to write 600-word plays. A selection of plays will now be presented online, this Friday 24th July. They're ...

Wednesday 15th July

Little John Nee

Little John Nee is a singer, songwriter and travelling bard. His 'Tilt of the Sky' tour takes place at the Earagail Arts Festival, Donegal from July 21-25. Further details at ...

Monday 29th June

Druid Debuts

As part of the Galway International Arts Festival, Druid Theatre company produces two rehearsed readings entitled "Druid Debuts", giving up and coming playwrights a chance to have their work given ...

Thursday 25th June

Dancer From the Dance 2020

John Scott is the Curator of Dancer From the Dance 2020: Festival of Irish Choreography. Morgan Bullock is the Irish dancing internet sensation and one of the 32 choreographers taking ...

Monday 15th June

Wexford Opera Festival

Wexford Festival Opera today announced that it has taken the difficult decision to reschedule the previously announced artistic programme to October 2021. An online Festival, 'Waiting for Shakespeare... The Festival ...

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