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The Everyman: Play It By Ear – Programme of Live Events

The Everyman: Play It By Ear – Programme of Live Events

The Everyman is delighted to announce a programme of live performance with a mix of rehearsed readings, comedy, and music. The re-opening heralds a new digital direction for the theatre with Play It By Ear, a programme of shows at The Everyman, which are also available live through audio broadcast to be experienced from wherever audiences […]

Film Review & Trailer: Bill & Ted Face the Music

Film Review & Trailer: Bill & Ted Face the Music

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: Dean Parisot Starring: Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, Kristen Schaal, Samara Weaving, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Anthony Carrigan, Erinn Hayes, Jayma Mays, Holland Taylor, Kid Cudi, William Sadler, Jillian Bell In Cinemas September 16th! Nearly thirty years after their last big screen outing, the most bodacious duo in cinematic history are back. […]

Club GASS: 2 Shows – Dine & Drag – 18th Sept!

Club GASS: 2 Shows – Dine & Drag – 18th Sept!

The amazing team at Club GASS are doing their level best to get you out of the pandemic doldrums! On Friday, 18th September, they are presenting 2 shows, Dine & Drag, at 7pm and 9.30pm! These will take place at the Róisín Dubh, Dominick Street in Galway, and please note: Tickets are only available from […]

Review: My First Holy CoVid

Review: My First Holy CoVid

Review by Frances Winston My First Holy CoVid Multiple free performances daily from July 28th – 31st in a selection of site specific top secret locations in Dublin City Centre This production is taking place in various Dublin City Centre locations, but they are top secret until the day of the show. I had to […]

Film Review & Trailer: Stage Mother

Film Review & Trailer: Stage Mother

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: Thom Fitzgerald – Starring: Jacki Weaver, Lucy Liu, Adrian Grenier, Mya Taylor, Allister MacDonald, Oscar Moreno, Jackie Beat In cinemas from July 24th. Special Previews on July 16th You’ll have to forgive me if I get a bit emotional writing this review, but the press screening marked the first […]

Film: ‘Stage Mother’ – Irish cinemas 24 July

Film: ‘Stage Mother’ – Irish cinemas 24 July

Sling on your gladrags and throw on some glitter and glam! The trailer for the uplifting and heartwarming comedy-drama, STAGE MOTHER, has arrived, ahead of its now earlier theatrical release across Ireland, from Friday 24 July, with previews on International Drag Day (Thursday 16 July) from Wildcard Distribution and Altitude. STAGE MOTHER sees conservative, Texas church-choir […]

The Young Offenders S3 on RTÉ One TV July 24th

The Young Offenders S3 on RTÉ One TV July 24th

The hit comedy, The Young Offenders, from producers, Vico Films, will return to Irish TV screens with the third series, on Friday July 24 at 9.35pm, moving from RTÉ2 TV to prime time RTÉ One TV, in the Late Late Show slot. The series will also air on BBC One on Fridays at 9.30pm, from […]

Film Review & Trailer: Eurovision Song Contest – The story of Fire Saga

Film Review & Trailer: Eurovision Song Contest – The story of Fire Saga

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: David Dobkin –  Starring: Will Ferrell, Rachel McAdams, Pierce Brosnan, Dan Stevens, Demi Lovato, Graham Norton Streaming now on Netlix Releasing a film set around the Eurovision Song Contest over a month after the annual camptastic show was scheduled to happen may seem odd. But, like many other productions, […]

India: Gay comic busts biases without judgment

India: Gay comic busts biases without judgment

Indian stand-up comic Vasu Primlani does not shy away from her sexuality in her gigs – even though until very recently, being gay put her at odds with the law. One popular joke starts with the question she says many LGBT+ Indians are routinely asked – “how did you turn gay?”. The answer – “when […]

Film Review & Trailer: Scoob

Film Review & Trailer: Scoob

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Tony Cervone –  Starring the voices of: Will Forte, Mark Wahlberg, Jason Isaacs, Gina Rodriguez, Zac Efron, Amanda Seyfried, Kiersey Clemons, Ken Jeong, Tracy Morgan, Simon Cowell, Frank Welker Now available to rent through numerous VOD platforms (trailer below): Originally intended to hit theatres, this Scooby Doo origins story […]