Events

Taibhdhearc Galway: ‘Jingle Bang Jangle’ by Pádhraig Ó Giollagáin

Taibhdhearc Galway: ‘Jingle Bang Jangle’ by Pádhraig Ó Giollagáin

Opening on March 28th next (with a preview on March 27th) in An Taibhdhearc theatre, Galway, is an Irish language musical called ‘Jingle Bang Jangle’ by Pádhraig Ó Giollagáin. It is based on ‘The Miller’s Tale’ by Chaucer. It features many well known melodies, set to new lyrics, including ‘Peigín Leitir Mhóir’, ‘Tabhair dom do […]

European Lesbian* Conference, Kiev, Ukraine, 12-14 April 2019

European Lesbian* Conference, Kiev, Ukraine, 12-14 April 2019

  The second European Lesbian* Conference  will take place in Kiev, Ukraine, from 12 – 14 April 2019.   Based on attendance at the 2017 conference in Vienna, where over 400 women were present, the Kiev event expects several hundred participants.   During a session entitled Building Support via Sport for Women*, representatives from FGG, EGLSF, and […]

World premiere of SONIA – a play celebrating living legend Sonia O’Sullivan

World premiere of SONIA – a play celebrating living legend Sonia O’Sullivan

SONIA A PLAY CELEBRATING ONE OF IRELAND’S GREATEST LIVING LEGENDS: SONIA O’SULLIVAN  Coming June 2019 to Friars’ Gate Theatre, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick, and The Everyman, Cork CallBack Theatre in association with Friars’ Gate Theatre are delighted to announce details of the world premiere production of SONIA – a play celebrating one of Ireland’s greatest living […]

Live Collision Arts Festival Announces Programme – Project Arts Centre 24-27 April

Live Collision Arts Festival Announces Programme – Project Arts Centre 24-27 April

Live Collision International Festival announces its 2019 programme, which takes over the Project Arts Centre, Dublin, 24-27 April This leading live art festival will present 38+ groundbreaking artists from across Europe, the UK, and Ireland, and host 15 premieres over 4 days Highlights include the highly acclaimed UK theatre pieces, Cock and Bull by Nic […]

Everyman Theatre Cork: CRACKS – Wed. 20th & Thurs. 21st March

Everyman Theatre Cork: CRACKS – Wed. 20th & Thurs. 21st March

Quintessence Theatre in association with An Táin Arts Centre, Dundalk 20-21 March, at 8.00pm Proudly Present CRACKS A powerful original play exploring mental illness in Ireland The Everyman, Cork Wednesday 20 – Thursday 21 March 2019 @ 8pm  “I’m falling between the cracks in myself, and I don’t know how to crawl back out…” In this […]

Club GASS:  St Patrick’s Weekend! – Friday 15th

Club GASS: St Patrick’s Weekend! – Friday 15th

Yes, St Patrick’s Day is coming, but there is one thing more important than that, and that is Galway’s Club GASS, happening on the 15th to start the St Patrick’s weekend! With all the usual suspects, you’ll have a great time with the illustrous hostess, Miss Kiki St Clair and her scintillating squad, and the […]

The Abbey Theatre: The Country  Girls – Until April 6th! (Trailer below)

The Abbey Theatre: The Country Girls – Until April 6th! (Trailer below)

Frances Winston reviews this play at the Abbey Theatre, based on a once-banned book by Edna O’Brien The Country Girls at The Abbey Theatre, Abbey St, Dublin 1 When Edna O’Brien published The Country Girls in 1960, it caused uproar, thanks to its depiction of Irish women, who wanted more than the marriage and motherhood […]