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Theatre Review: LGBT+ Drama – ‘Faultline’

Theatre Review: LGBT+ Drama – ‘Faultline’

Frances Winston reviews this drama about the early days of the Irish Gay Rights Movement in the 80s  Faultline 11 Parnell Square East, Dublin 1 Runs until December 1st – Tickets €15-28 Shows run nightly Tuesday-Sunday, 8pm and 9.30pm 5.30pm shows every Friday and Saturday. No shows on Mondays. Recommended for audiences of 16+ This […]

IDGTF 2017: Monday Matinee Madness!

IDGTF 2017: Monday Matinee Madness!

Travel the World from €10 This Weekend The weather may not be looking so great this weekend but don’t worry! There are plenty of ways to enjoy the long weekend with the start of the 14th Dublin Gay Theatre Festival: Free seminar ‘Love in the Trenches‘ on Sunday April 30th @ 2:30pm Bank Holiday Monday […]

IDGTF 2017 – Box Office Now Open – Celebrating Young People at IDGTF

IDGTF 2017 – Box Office Now Open – Celebrating Young People at IDGTF

Just One Week to Go Main Box Office Now Open Free Seminar Less that one week to go until Festival 2017, which starts next Sunday. Not sure what to see?  The main box office is now open: SpireVision, 5 O’Connell St Upper, Dublin 1 (Mon-Sat 12-5pm)

The Tearing up of Fergal and Tim – Gay divorce comes to the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

The Tearing up of Fergal and Tim – Gay divorce comes to the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

Fergal and Tim are breaking up. And it’s going to be ‘very civil’. Until it’s not. Two men’s attempts to have a ‘civilised breakup’ after their long-term relationship ends, goes disastrously awry, when a dispute over the ownership of a book of poems opens old wounds, and escalates into physical violence and a full on […]

The Paradise – New Electro-pop Musical Comes To Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

The Paradise – New Electro-pop Musical Comes To Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

The Paradise, a new Irish electro-pop musical combines fantastically catchy songs with a romantic comedy about love, regret and forgiveness. Dublin’s oldest gay nightclub is closing down. A group of old friends gather to see the place off, and relive their youth for one final night. But when Colm, whom none of them had seen […]

IDGTF 2017 – Powerful drama that packs a punch!

IDGTF 2017 – Powerful drama that packs a punch!

Love, Desire and Hidden Passions at IDGTF 2017 As the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival uncovers hidden desires and passions, things are about to get very dramatic! Their heroes and heroines are exploring their deepest desires and passions in 2017. Passionate friends and lovers, break-ups, questioning ‘straight’ men, young desires, fighters and hidden secrets – the IDGTF […]

14th IDGTF 2017: Celebrating Our History and Facing Our Future Together

14th IDGTF 2017: Celebrating Our History and Facing Our Future Together

Contemporary stories of LGBT life in Ireland and abroad will be celebrated on Dublin City centre stages for two weeks opening May bank holiday. Reaching its 4000th performance this year, plays covering a range of topical issues; from being a gay Traveller boxing champion, to lesbian gangsters in East end London, and Mormon missionaries, are […]