Friday 16th February

"Scorch", a play by Stacey Gregg

Stacey Gregg chats about her latest play "Scorch", an exploration of gender identity through the character of a teenager called Kes; it runs at the Project Arts Centre Further details:  ...

Monday 12th February

"Porcelain", a play by Margaret Perry

Margaret Perry talks about her play "Porcelain", the story of a young woman who, following the birth of her child, decides she wants to disappear. It is set against the backdrop ...

Friday 9th February

Findings of review into allegations of misconduct at the Gate Theatre

Eithne Shortall outlines what is contained in the statement from the Gate Theatre today - the recommendations of an independent review into allegations of inappropriate behaviour made against Michael Colgan

Tuesday 6th February

"We Don't Know What's Buried Here", a play by Grace Dyas

Grace Dyas talks about the subject matter she tackles in her new play "We Don't Know What's Buried Here" - the legacy of the Magdalene Laundries Further details: 

Friday 2nd February

Review: "Sive" at the Gaiety Theatre

Karin McCully reviews the Druid production of "Sive" at the Gaiety Theatre Full details:

Thursday 1st February

Celebrating Tom Murphy

A special programme live from the Abbey Theatre to celebrate the work of playwright Tom Murphy

Monday 29th January

"How It Is: Part 1", a production by Gare St Lazare

Stephen Dillane and Judy Hegarty Lovett chat about their production of Beckett's novel "How It Is: Part 1" which opens at the Everyman Cork this week Further details:   / 

Wednesday 24th January

"Look Back In Anger" at the Gate, directed by Annabelle Comyn

Annabelle Comyn who is directing a production of John Osborne's "Look Back In Anger" at the Gate Theatre Further details: 

Wednesday 17th January

Allegations of misconduct in Irish theatre

Andrea Irvine, one of the 72 signatories to an open letter in today's Irish Times expressing support for the women who spoke publicly about their experiences of abuse of power ...

"Class", a play by Iseult Golden and David Horan

Theatre writers/directors Iseult Golden and David Horan talk about their latest collaboration, the play "Class" about the parents of a child with learning difficulties; it is on the Peacock stage ...



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