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Out Now! March Issue of EILE Magazine!

Out Now! March Issue of EILE Magazine!

In this month’s issue of EILE Magazine, we feature Ben Mauro, singer/songwriter/guitarist, Airi Mori, a very different singer/songwriter who also produces, Gerry Stembridge’s The Randomer, Lisa Reynolds on the X Factor Tour, Frances Winston on film, Stephen Donnan of LoveProudly, Brian Rochford on health, and don’t forget that Béar Féile kicked off today. We feature […]

Northern Ireland: LGBT Group ‘LoveProudly’ Urges NI Citizens To Vote For Pro-LGBT Candidates

Northern Ireland: LGBT Group ‘LoveProudly’ Urges NI Citizens To Vote For Pro-LGBT Candidates

Stephen Donnan, founder of LGBT activist group, LoveProudly, writes urging Northern Ireland’s citizens to vote for pro-LGBT candidates in the upcoming May 5 elections in Northern Ireland He says: “Marriage equality is a reality in England, Scotland, Wales and the Republic of Ireland. It has been fought for and won with blood, sweat and tears […]

Theatre: Aisling’s Seven (The Central Bank Heist)

Theatre: Aisling’s Seven (The Central Bank Heist)

Written and directed by Cian Ó Ceallacháin – Cast: Susan Barrett, Stephen Gorman, Aisling Flynn A fast-paced comedy about a couple with a dream (and too many crime caper films) After a warm reception as part of Smock Allies Scene & Heard Festival, Aisling’s Seven returns in full form to Theatre Upstairs, Eden Quay, Dublin […]

Launch of KnowNow – Ireland’s first free rapid HIV testing service for gay and bisexual men

Launch of KnowNow – Ireland’s first free rapid HIV testing service for gay and bisexual men

GLEN (Gay & Lesbian Equality Network) The Sexual Health Centre Cork,and GOSHH (Gender Orientation, Sexual Health and HIV)  Limerick, today launch ‘KnowNow’ Ireland’s first national free rapid HIV testing programme. The testing is community based and will be provided by a team of community volunteers in a variety of non-clinical venues in Dublin, Cork and […]

Dublin LGBTQ Pride Announces REBEL REBEL Theme for 2016 Festival

Dublin LGBTQ Pride Announces REBEL REBEL Theme for 2016 Festival

The popular LGBTQ event, Dublin Pride, returns 22-26 June, with this year’s theme being REBEL REBEL Over the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend organisers of Dublin’s LGBTQ Pride announced the theme of this year’s festival. REBEL REBEL has been picked for the 2016 festival, which will see thousands of people coming to Dublin’s city centre to […]

Filmbase Students Crowdfunding Campaign For Feature Film “The Randomer”

Filmbase Students Crowdfunding Campaign For Feature Film “The Randomer”

Written by Gerry Stembridge (Scrap Saturday, About Adam, Ordinary Decent Criminal), The Randomer is a movie currently in pre-production, crewed by the 2016 class of Filmbase’s Masters in Digital Feature Film Production. The film is a modern Irish comedy about sex, love and babies, and the Filmbase class have set out to reach a target […]

Many Transgender Singers, Musicians and Composers Performing Around The World

Many Transgender Singers, Musicians and Composers Performing Around The World

There are many prominent transgender singers, composers, and musicians around the world. They are active across the spectrum of musical genres: classical, pop, country, folk, jazz, rock, hip hop, and more. Some have won prominent awards in the profession, including the UK’s Mercury Prize, the Grammy Award, theatre’s Tony Award, and the International Chopin Piano […]