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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 […]

Review: Sunset Boulevard – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin

Review: Sunset Boulevard – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin

Frances Winston reviews this musical based on the iconic film of the same name Sunset Boulevard, Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin 2, until 25th November Billy Wilder’s seminal 1950 movie, sunset Boulevard, remains a masterpiece to this day, and marked a huge comeback for silent film siren, Gloria Swanson, playing, well, an […]

Banksy And Affordable Art At ‘Art Source’ – RDS Dublin

Banksy And Affordable Art At ‘Art Source’ – RDS Dublin

Irish art lovers were given the chance to get their hands on 100 pieces of original artwork for €100 – as well as works by Banksy – at Ireland’s premier art fair, Art Source, being held this weekend at the RDS (until Sunday 12th November). Over 15,000 people are expected to view exhibits from artists […]

Bowie, Beyoncé and Lady Gaga Items to feature at IADA Fair

Bowie, Beyoncé and Lady Gaga Items to feature at IADA Fair

Items owned by David Bowie, Jackie Collins and Lady Gaga will feature alongside the best of Irish antique design classics at the 52nd Irish Antique Dealers Fair at the RDS from September 22-24. Over 15,000 people are expected to visit the annual fair that manages to combine contemporary design history with the best of Irish […]

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.