Tag Archive | Drama

Everyman Cork: Shawlies ‘Tell No One Nothing!’ – new play celebrates the Cork Shawlie

Everyman Cork: Shawlies ‘Tell No One Nothing!’ – new play celebrates the Cork Shawlie

Shawlies – ‘Tell No One Nothing!’ 8pm, Monday 1st – Friday 5th October 2018 SHAWLIES, a play that is a joyous celebration of the heart and strength of the Cork Shawlie, when the legendary Coal Quay was at its most colourful and vibrant, will run at the Everyman Theatre, Cork, from Monday 1st October, for five performances only. […]

Dublin Fringe Festival 2018: SEAHORSE – 18 to 22 Sept at Project Arts Centre

Dublin Fringe Festival 2018: SEAHORSE – 18 to 22 Sept at Project Arts Centre

A Christiane O’Mahony & For the Birds Theatre Company production SEAHORSE Seahorse will debut at the Dublin Fringe Festival from 18 until 22 September, at Project Arts Centre, Dublin.   A surreal underwater tale about trying to be a grown-up and wishing you were a seahorse Mara finds herself in an aquarium in the middle of […]

Dublin Fringe Festival 2018 – September 8 to 23!

Dublin Fringe Festival 2018 – September 8 to 23!

Dublin Fringe Festival returns this year for another two week city take-over, with 16 days of brand new shows from dreamers and doers, wordsmiths and radicals, crafters and grafters, pirates and bad bitches, September 8th to 23rd. Dublin Fringe Festival has announced its 24th edition, as the festival gears up for yet another magnificent city take-over this September, […]

Tonight: Go To See ‘Arnica Was My Eyecream’ at The International Bar

Tonight: Go To See ‘Arnica Was My Eyecream’ at The International Bar

If you do one thing this Saturday evening, go to see ‘Arnica Was My Eyecream’ upstairs in The International Bar in Dublin. Tonight, June 9th, is the last night, although there is also a matinee today at 2pm. Having seen it myself on Friday night, I have to say it was one of the most […]

Theatre: Arnica Was My Eyecream – at The International Bar

Theatre: Arnica Was My Eyecream – at The International Bar

The multi-talented force that is Frances Winston has written, and is performing in, a play about that often-hidden and taboo subject, domestic violence. A harrowing subject by anyone’s standards, domestic abuse affects couples and families, whether gay or straight, rich or poor, and is often hidden by the victims as they are ashamed and embarrassed […]

IDGTF 2018: Programme Launch – 25 Plays for 25 Years of Decriminalisation

IDGTF 2018: Programme Launch – 25 Plays for 25 Years of Decriminalisation

IDGTF: 25 Plays for 25 Years of Decriminalisation The 15th International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival launched its diverse programme online on Tuesday April 10th on http://www.gaytheatre.ie. “This is a special anniversary year for the LGBTI community in Ireland and the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival has assembled a top class programme of Irish and International […]

IDGTF 2018: ‘Passing On’ – Drama by Sean Denyer

IDGTF 2018: ‘Passing On’ – Drama by Sean Denyer

PASSING ON by SEAN DENYER YOUR FAMILY. FOREVER PART OF YOUR D.N.A Brian and Tom, together for ten years, would like to have a child, to be, as Tom says, ‘a proper family with two dads‘. When their friend, Jane, agrees to act as a surrogate, it seems they can really have it all. But […]