Tag Archive | Drama

IDGTF 2018’s Annual Table Quiz, and Seeking Volunteers!

IDGTF 2018’s Annual Table Quiz, and Seeking Volunteers!

Join the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival 2018 for a Year of Celebration-Starting with their Annual Table Quiz, and consider volunteering! The 2018 Dublin Gay Theatre Festival is on its way – from May 7th to 20th. This is a special year of celebration for the festival, marking both the 15th birthday of IDGTF, and […]

Gate Theatre presents LOOK BACK IN ANGER by John Osborne 1 February – 24 March

Gate Theatre presents LOOK BACK IN ANGER by John Osborne 1 February – 24 March

The Gate Theatre presents Look Back In Anger by John Osborne Award-winning Irish theatre director, Annabelle Comyn, takes a fresh look at the explosive words of playwright, John Osborne, in the Gate Theatre’s new production of his 1950’s play, Look Back in Anger – a play which launched his career to international fame. This blistering new staging of Osborne’s 1950s international hit play, tackles […]

Drama Review: ‘Sacrament’ – Theatre Upstairs, Dublin [Gay-themed]

Drama Review: ‘Sacrament’ – Theatre Upstairs, Dublin [Gay-themed]

Frances Winston reviews this ‘compelling piece’ about a girl struggling with both her sexual identity, and the Catholic Church’s teaching on LGBT matters SACRAMENT Theatre Upstairs, Lanigan’s Bar, 10 Eden Quay, Dublin 1, until November 25th, 7 pm. Full details below. Ireland’s relationship with the Catholic Church is extremely complex, and for the LGBTQ community […]

Ben Whishaw to play MP’s lover opposite Hugh Grant in BBC One’s A Very English Scandal

Ben Whishaw to play MP’s lover opposite Hugh Grant in BBC One’s A Very English Scandal

Ben Whishaw will star as Norman Scott opposite Hugh Grant, who was recently announced as playing the disgraced MP Jeremy Thorpe, in Russell T Davies’ major three-part drama A Very English Scandal for BBC One. A Very English Scandal is based on the bestselling book by the author and former Arts Editor of the Evening […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s August Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s August Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

HURRAY! This month’s edition of EILE Magazine is now working! If you were having trouble accessing the magazine, we apologise. Thanks for your patience – MKB (Ed.)  Welcome to August’s edition of EILE Magazine! This month we feature musical artistes, Zander Bleck, Pontea, Stunt Lover, and Told Slant. Galway Community Pride 2017 saw Galway put on […]

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 – September 9 to 24 – Events Now On Sale

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 – September 9 to 24 – Events Now On Sale

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 – an uproarious city takeover with 16 days of thrilling, mind-boggling, inspirational events, this September:   Dublin Fringe Festival announces its 23rd edition today, so fasten your seatbelts and  hold on tight as this showstopping, heart-thumping 16-day and night extravanganza pulls into town to thrill, provoke, turn heads and inspire Dublin city to […]

Dublin Fringe Festival seeks applications for two key roles following its 2017 edition

Dublin Fringe Festival seeks applications for two key roles following its 2017 edition

Two of the top arts jobs in Ireland to open for applications – Festival Director and General Manager Festival Director Kris Nelson to become Artistic Director and Joint CEO at LIFT, London’s world-renowned biennial festival General Manager Amy O’Hanlon to join The Ark, a dedicated cultural centre for children, as General Manager Dublin Fringe Festival is […]