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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 […]

NI: Tonight! ‘Removed’ World Premiere Sat 9 (till 16th March) At Belfast Children’s Festival

NI: Tonight! ‘Removed’ World Premiere Sat 9 (till 16th March) At Belfast Children’s Festival

New production images are released for Removed, a brand new play inspired by interviews with young people growing up in care in Northern Ireland, created by Prime Cut Productions, in collaboration with playwright Fionnuala Kennedy, and Voice Of Young People In Care (VOYPIC), and in association with Young at Art.  Removed will receive its world premiere at […]

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 […]

Prime Cut Productions’ Tour Continues With East Belfast Boy and Everyday I Wake Up Hopeful

Prime Cut Productions’ Tour Continues With East Belfast Boy and Everyday I Wake Up Hopeful

PRIME CUT PRODUCTIONS’ CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED DOUBLE BILL, FINTAN BRADY’S EAST BELFAST BOY, AND JOHN PATRICK HIGGINS’ EVERY DAY I WAKE UP HOPEFUL  BOTH ONE-MAN SHOWS EXPLORE THE COMPLEXITIES OF MALE MENTAL HEALTH IN CONTRASTING PERFORMATIVE STYLES  EAST BELFAST BOY IS A THRILLING SPOKEN WORD PIECE, BY ACTOR RYAN MCPARLAND, SET TO AN ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK BY INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED […]

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, […]