Tag Archive | Dublin

Musical Review: ‘Grease’ at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, 1-12 August

Musical Review: ‘Grease’ at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, 1-12 August

Frances Winston reviewed the musical ‘Grease’ at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin, and found it to be great fun, with a cast that exudes enthusiasm, great sets, and Jimmy Osmond! Tuesday 1st – Saturday 12th August, 7.30pm, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights, Friday 5.30pm and 8.30pm, Saturdays 5pm and 8.30pm – Tickets from €20 Long […]

Theatre Review: Funny Girl – Bord Gáis Enegy Theatre

Theatre Review: Funny Girl – Bord Gáis Enegy Theatre

Frances Winston reviews this iconic musical, with Sheridan Smith in the lead role as Fanny Brice This is probably the most-hyped musical that has rolled into the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre this year, starring as it does the darling of stage and screen that is Sheridan Smith. Most people are familiar with this tale, since […]

LGBT Helpline and eir to promote positive mental health at today’s Dublin Pride

LGBT Helpline and eir to promote positive mental health at today’s Dublin Pride

The LGBT Helpline, the national support service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people, is teaming up with eir to promote positive mental health at today’s Dublin Pride parade. The parade will commence at St. Stephen’s Green South at 2pm today (Sat. 24 June) finishing with a Pride Party in Smithfield Square, Dublin 7.

GAZE Film Festival Special 25th Anniversary Programme

GAZE Film Festival Special 25th Anniversary Programme

The GAZE LGBT Film Festival has announced details of the 25th edition of the programme at a lively programme launch party hosted by Lead Sponsor Accenture. The launch took place at The Dock, Accenture’s multi-disciplinary research and incubation hub, at 7 Hanover Quay, in Dublin’s vibrant Grand Canal Dock. The anniversary programme was officially launched […]

Funeral Arrangements: Dr Ann Louise Gilligan, RIP, Beloved Wife of Katherine Zappone,TD

Funeral Arrangements: Dr Ann Louise Gilligan, RIP, Beloved Wife of Katherine Zappone,TD

The wake service and funeral arrangements for Dr Ann Louise Gilligan, beloved wife of TD Katherine Zappone, have been finalised. Theologian Dr Gilligan passed away yesterday, 15th June, at St James Hospital in Dublin, after a short illness, in the care of the MISA team at the hospital. Her wife, Katherine, was by her side, […]

Patrick Kelleher & His Cold Dead Hands, Catscars, and Everything Shook (LIVE) July 1st Dublin

Patrick Kelleher & His Cold Dead Hands, Catscars, and Everything Shook (LIVE) July 1st Dublin

Three of Ireland’s top electronic acts come together for a once-off Dublin show on Saturday July 1st. In the intimate underground surroundings of Bello Bar, Catscars and Patrick Kelleher will offer exclusive tracks from their upcoming albums, alongside a live mix of Everything Shook’s recent critically-acclaimed debut album, Drinking About You. Drawing comparisons from Kraftwerk […]

Tonight! NO! + Ireland + Vomit Pouch – Live At Jigsaw (10 June)

Tonight! NO! + Ireland + Vomit Pouch – Live At Jigsaw (10 June)

Little Gem presents: ¡NO! + Ireland + Vomit Pouch  Live at Jigsaw : Tonight Saturday June 10 2017 In anticipation of the new ¡NO! LP ‘Sediments‘. ¡NO! make “psychiatric music ÷ 3 x history²”. Roughly translatable as free-form improvisation beyond specific genres, but drawing on psychedelia, free jazz, post-punk, no wave, noise, krautrock, kosmische, electro-acoustic etc”. […]