Tag Archive | Brian Merriman

Ends Saturday 21st: Wretched Little Brat – Untold Story of Oscar Wilde’s Lovers

Ends Saturday 21st: Wretched Little Brat – Untold Story of Oscar Wilde’s Lovers

Only 4 performances left to catch the brand new play! Don’t Miss: Wretched Little Brat By Brian Merriman A tale of persecuted love, scandal and conflict – the fascinating true story of Oscar Wilde’s lovers. Tickets from http://www.gaytheatre.ie or on the door at the Seán O’Casey Theatre, East Wall Road, Dublin. ★★★★

IDGTF Presents: Wretched Little Brat – Brian Merriman

IDGTF Presents: Wretched Little Brat – Brian Merriman

The International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival proudly presents the world premiere of Wretched Little Brat by Brian Merriman For one week only… a tale of persecuted love, scandal and conflict – the fascinating true story of Oscar Wilde’s lovers.

IDGTF Presents: Wretched Little Brat by Brian Merriman

IDGTF Presents: Wretched Little Brat by Brian Merriman

Unpacking Wildean stereotypes in post-referendum Ireland:  New play exploring ‘Bosie’ Douglas’ story, opens next month “Wretched Little Brat”, a new play about the lovers of Oscar Wilde, premieres in Dublin at the Sean O’Casey Theatre, East Wall, Dublin 3, on November 16th and runs until November 21st.

Former Mr Gay World, Charl Van Den Berg, Dies‏

Former Mr Gay World, Charl Van Den Berg, Dies‏

It is with deep sadness and shock that I learned of the sudden passing of my dear friend Charl Van Den Berg aged 33 in hospital in South Africa today (August 7th). I first met Charl when I chaired the judges panel and he was crowned Mr Gay South Africa 2009. I was founding African […]

TOSOS Returns To Dublin Gay Theatre Festival 2015 With “The Further Adventures Of”

TOSOS Returns To Dublin Gay Theatre Festival 2015 With “The Further Adventures Of”

TOSOS (The Other Side of Silence), New York City’s oldest professional LGBT theatre, returned to the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival for the third time, with Kathleen Warnock’s “The Further Adventures of…” on Monday, May 4 at Players Theatre, Trinity College. The play runs through Saturday, May 9. Tickets are available at the theatre and at […]

Volunteer With The Theatre Festival – The IDGTF Needs You!

Volunteer With The Theatre Festival – The IDGTF Needs You!

Want to be part of the world’s biggest festival of gay theatre?  Want to make new friends, catch some shows, learn some new things and have some fun? Then why not become an International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival volunteer! IDGTF volunteers work in areas such as front of house at venues, box office, tech (lighting, […]

Event: ‘Eirebrushed’ @ Irish Arts Centre, New York City: Jan 21, 2015

Event: ‘Eirebrushed’ @ Irish Arts Centre, New York City: Jan 21, 2015

New York City’s oldest LGBT theater company and its all-inclusive St. Patrick’s Day parade have joined forces to present a benefit reading of Irish playwright Brian Merriman’s new play, Eirebrushed, at the Irish Arts Center, Wednesday, January 21 at 7:30pm. Eirebrushed premiered at the 2014 International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival to sellout houses, extensive coverage […]

Marcos Vinicius Wins Mr Gay Ireland; Neil McGrath Wins Mr Gay NI

Marcos Vinicius Wins Mr Gay Ireland; Neil McGrath Wins Mr Gay NI

The 10th Annual Mr Gay Ireland & Mr Gay Northern Ireland competition took place last Sunday evening in the stylish Gibson Hotel in Dublin’s docklands, where over €5,000 was raised for a HIV charity in Ireland. Each of the contestants had organised and hosted fundraising events as part of their journey, taking place in various […]