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Galway: Club GASS –  2nd Club Night January 24th!

Galway: Club GASS – 2nd Club Night January 24th!

Galway’s LGBT+ community are in for a treat this month- Not content with one fabulous Club GASS night in January, the club has added another date, 24th January, to its event calendar! Rocking at the Róisín Dubh, in Dominick Street (where else?), DJ John will be at the turntable, and the kinetic Miss Kiki St […]

Irish comedy ‘Extra Ordinary’ now on major digital platforms

Irish comedy ‘Extra Ordinary’ now on major digital platforms

Following its Irish and UK cinema release last year, Irish supernatural comedy, Extra Ordinary, has now been released across a number of VOD platforms, including iTunes, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, PlayStation, and Sky Store.  Extra Ordinary stars Irish comedian/writer/actress, Maeve Higgins (Naked Camera, Inside Amy Schumer), Barry Ward (Jimmy’s Hall, MAZE), Will Forte (Nebraska, Saturday Night Live, […]

The Everyman Cork: Jack & The Beanstalk A Hit!

The Everyman Cork: Jack & The Beanstalk A Hit!

Jack’s A Hit! Audiences have been loving this year’s traditional Pantomime at The Everyman Theatre, Jack and the Beanstalk.   A visit to the Panto is an essential part of the general excitement around this most lovely time of year, and many performances are already sold out. Jack, his best pal, Jill, and a ‘cast of […]

Brazil: Netflix ‘gay Jesus’ film sparks backlash

Brazil: Netflix ‘gay Jesus’ film sparks backlash

A comedy on Netflix depicting Jesus as a gay man has prompted widespread anger in Brazil with almost two million people signing a petition calling on the streaming service to remove the show. “The First Temptation of Christ” was created by Brazilian YouTube comedy group, Porta dos Fundos, and portrays Jesus bringing home his presumed […]

Film Review & Trailer: Jumanji: The Next Level

Film Review & Trailer: Jumanji: The Next Level

Frances Winston reviews this latest sequel to the remake of Jumanji  Directed by: Jake Kasdan – Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Awkwafina, Alex Wolff, Morgan Turner, Ser’Darius Blain, Madison Iseman, Danny Glover, Danny DeVito I was extremely pleasantly surprised by 2017’s Jumaji: Welcome to the Jungle. Despite initial trepidation […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Last Right

Film Review & Trailer: The Last Right

Frances Winston reviews Irish film, The Last Right Directed by : Aoife Crehan – Starring: Michiel Huisman, Niamh Algar, Samuel Bottomley, Jim Norton, Colm Meany It has been a great year for Irish cinema releases, with a huge amount of homegrown flicks hitting screens in the past 11 odd months, and, just before year’s end, […]

NI: The Doorman & The Duck – Europa Hotel Xmas Video

NI: The Doorman & The Duck – Europa Hotel Xmas Video

Move over John Lewis, there’s a new Irish star this Christmas. Hastings Hotels has launched its heart-warming 2019 festive campaign, The Doorman and the Duck. This beautiful tale begins on a dark, stormy night, when the little duckling gets separated from his family, and finds a warm welcome at one of Belfast’s most famous landmarks, […]