Tag Archive | Drama

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 […]

Theatre Review: Purgatory – Anarchic Part II (at The International Bar tonight)

Theatre Review: Purgatory – Anarchic Part II (at The International Bar tonight)

Purgatory: Anarchic Part II The International Bar, 23 Wicklow Street, Dublin 2 Until March 24th, 6.30 pm To write one play is a big ask, so to write and produce three simultaneously is quite an undertaking, but that is exactly what writer and director, Luke Corcoran, has done here – for the second time. As […]

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 […]