Culture & Arts

Leitrim Pride: ‘First Time For Everything’ – Let’s Raise the Flag!

Leitrim Pride: ‘First Time For Everything’ – Let’s Raise the Flag!

In a year of firsts for many, Leitrim Pride have another first.This is the first time Leitrim will have a Pride Festival of it’s own! As such, the steering committee of Leitrim Pride has decided to announce their theme for 2021 as: ‘First Time for Everything!’    They are very excited with the theme for […]

A City + A Garden – Hilary Rose, Conor Lovett and more

A City + A Garden – Hilary Rose, Conor Lovett and more

LINE-UP ANNOUNCEMENT: A CITY + A GARDEN Featuring voice artists and musicians Tolü Makay, Dorothy Murphy, Hilary Rose, Conor Lovett, Seán Mac Erlaine, Fish Go Deep and The Quiet Club, and writers Lisa McInerney, Louise Hegarty, Melatu Okorie and Gavin Corbett 11-20 June 2021 | Cork & Dublin http://soundsfromasafeharbour.com/ A City and A Garden, commissioned by […]

Go! Indie: LGBT music platform launches from Denmark

Go! Indie: LGBT music platform launches from Denmark

    Martin Rasmussen, a gay Danish music nerd, has founded  GO! INDIE, an indie/folk/alternative playlist platform, supporting upcoming artists, including LGBTQ artists, and music from around the world. One of his most popular playlists is the ‘Upcoming LGBT artists An Indie/Folk Playlist’.

Video: UB40 – New Single ‘Message Of Love’

Video: UB40 – New Single ‘Message Of Love’

UB40 have just released the video for their new single, ‘Message Of Love’, one of three collaborations with New Zealand’s roots reggae band, House Of Shem, from their forthcoming album, Bigga Baggariddim.  Watch the video for Message of Love at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdIP24thdCE Since meeting the late House Of Shem front man, Carl Perkins, in NZ in […]

NETFLIX: Rupert Evans For Season 2 Of Bridgerton

NETFLIX: Rupert Evans For Season 2 Of Bridgerton

Rupert Evans (The Man in High Castle, Charmed) will play Edmund Bridgerton. Edmund is a loving and devoted husband, whose true love match with Violet Bridgerton gave them eight perfect children. He’s also an endlessly patient and kind father, who takes special pride in guiding his eldest son Anthony through life. Based on Julia Quinn’s […]

Everyman Cork: Mary & Me – The art of being invisible

Everyman Cork: Mary & Me – The art of being invisible

The Everyman PresentsMARY AND ME: The art of being invisible Written & Performed by Irene KelleherDirected by Belinda Wild A new version re-imagined for on-demand video streaming, Saturday 5th June – Sunday 13th June 2021 https://everymancork.com/events/mary-and-me-by-irene-kelleher/ Irene Kelleher’s award winning, and critically acclaimed ‘Mary & Me’ has been re-imagined for on-demand video streaming, and presented by […]

Cork: Design Pop Returns This August

Cork: Design Pop Returns This August

SAVE THE DATE: DESIGN POP RETURNS THIS AUGUST Happening across Cork city – on the ground and online 27th – 29th August 2021 Cork city’s architecture, design and food festival, Design POP, is set to return to the streets of Cork and online this August 27th – 29th.

Twitch adds ‘Transgender’ tag

Twitch adds ‘Transgender’ tag

The world’s largest game streaming service, Twitch, said on Wednesday that players will be able to add a transgender label to their videos – a move the company said would aid inclusion among its 30 million daily gamers. Twitch, which lets users broadcast themselves playing video games, introduced ‘transgender’, ‘bisexual’, ‘Black’, and ‘disabled’ among more than […]

UK: Theatres back trans actors for trans roles

UK: Theatres back trans actors for trans roles

A group of British theatres says it will only cast transgender actors in trans roles, joining a heated debate over whether performers must mirror the sexuality or gender identity of LGBT+ characters they play on stage or screen. The ‘Trans Casting Statement‘, signed by over 40 theatres and production companies – including London’s prestigious Royal […]

Help to improve Winter Pride

Help to improve Winter Pride

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