Tag Archive | Gay Theatre
As the IDGTF were unable to hold the 17th edition of the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival, they opened their first Bursary Programme. They received 39 applications, and would like to thank all of the playwrights for sending in their work. IDGTF Artistic Director, Brian Merriman, had his work cut out for him. He was […]
We have this important annoucement in from the IDGTF 2020 Festival Executive: “In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, sadly, the Festival Executive formally announces its decision not to hold the 17th edition of the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival as planned. It is with heavy heart that we have made the difficult decision of postponing […]
The second week of the 16th International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival is almost drawing to its close! Saturday night will see the last performances, and the IDGTF hold their annual Gala Night on Sunday, 19 May at 8.00pm. Book your tickets HERE! Don’t forget their €10 Saturday matinees tomorrow at 2:30pm & 4pm. What’s on in Week […]
Review By Frances Winston Schlong Song Part of the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival, was performed from 6-11 May, at Player’s Theatre, Trinity College The poster for this stated that it contained some nudity, and that insight, coupled with the title, pretty much set the tone for this.
57 PERFORMANCES DURING WEEK 2 OF THE INTERNATIONAL DUBLIN GAY THEATRE FESTIVAL. Week two of the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival begins tonight with 10 brand new shows, running for 57 performances over the next seven days. The festival, now in it’s 16th year celebrates global LGBT+ theatre and culture like no other festival does, bringing a […]
The International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival 2019 are really excited to share their upcoming festival plays with you. You can book your tickets now for these award-winning, engaging, hilarious, and provocative productions! They are also looking for volunteers to help make this year’s festival a roaring success! For more information, please click here to view the […]
The IDGTF are at the George’s Bar for Gay Theatre @ A Fabulous Christmas Market, on 15 December, from 12 noon to 6pm. You can also get Opening Night vouchers for the 2019 festival, T-shirts, and books at the market on the day, and these are also available on-line. IDGTF Festival Submissions:
ACTING OUT PRESENTS The DECRIMINALISATION MONOLOGUES by Sean Denyer, Colette Cullen And Simon Murphy TWENTY FIVE YEARS SINCE GAY PEOPLE WERE CRIMINALS Homosexuality was finally decriminalised in Ireland in June 1993. No official acknowledgment of this anniversary has happened. The thousands of gay people imprisoned, taunted and brutalised by the State before this happened have […]
IDGTF 2018 is now into the final weekend of the this year’s festival. Don’t miss your last chances to see the hit shows of week 2, with all shows ending on Saturday, May 19th! The week 2 programme features youth and sexuality, genius, LGBT history, family and much more, including Women’s Shorts, and the stunning ‘Memories We […]
IDGTF 2018 has begun! Monday Matinees Today! The IDGTF 2018 week 1 programme starts today, Bank Holiday Monday, with €10 matinees from 2:30pm and evening shows from 7:30pm.