Tag Archive | Limerick

World premiere of SONIA – a play celebrating living legend Sonia O’Sullivan

World premiere of SONIA – a play celebrating living legend Sonia O’Sullivan

SONIA A PLAY CELEBRATING ONE OF IRELAND’S GREATEST LIVING LEGENDS: SONIA O’SULLIVAN  Coming June 2019 to Friars’ Gate Theatre, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick, and The Everyman, Cork CallBack Theatre in association with Friars’ Gate Theatre are delighted to announce details of the world premiere production of SONIA – a play celebrating one of Ireland’s greatest living […]

Film: Netflix Date for Irish Production ‘Nightflyers’

Film: Netflix Date for Irish Production ‘Nightflyers’

Netflix has announced that Nightflyers, which was filmed at Troy Studios in Limerick, will launch in Ireland (and everywhere outside of US) on 1 February. Nightflyers follows eight maverick scientists, and a powerful telepath, who embark on an expedition to the edge of our solar system aboard The Nightflyer – a ship with a small tight-knit […]

Limerick Film, Nightflyers, Will Be Available On Netflix In Early 2019

Limerick Film, Nightflyers, Will Be Available On Netflix In Early 2019

Filmed at Troy Studios in Limerick, and starring Irish actors, Eoin Macken and Brian F. O’Byrne, Nightflyers will be available on Netflix in Ireland, in early 2019.  The season will consist of 10 episodes. Board at your own risk. Nightflyers follows eight maverick scientists and a powerful telepath, who embark on an expedition to the […]

‘Niteflyers’ filming in Limerick at Troy Studios – Trailer

‘Niteflyers’ filming in Limerick at Troy Studios – Trailer

Netflix has released a first look teaser for Nightflyers which is currently being filmed at Troy Studios in Limerick. Based on George R. R. Martin’s novella, Nightflyers is set in the future, on the eve of Earth’s destruction.  A crew of explorers journey on the most advanced ship in the galaxy, The Nightflyer, to intercept […]

New Girls’ Night ‘Mezz’ Launches in Limerick

New Girls’ Night ‘Mezz’ Launches in Limerick

A brand new monthly club night for gay girls is about to launch in Limerick City, hosted by The Red Hen, called ‘Mezz’. Mezz Limerick will launch on Thursday, October 1, at the Red Hen, which boasts a private rooftop garden, stunning venue, no cover charge, and late bar.

TENI Launch New Report Documenting Hate Crimes Against Trans People

TENI Launch New Report Documenting Hate Crimes Against Trans People

TENI launched the STAD: Stop Transphobia and Discrimination Report yesterday at the University of Limerick,  launched formally by Tom Lodge, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Limerick. The STAD report documents hate crimes against transgender people in Ireland and is the first report of its […]

Listen: Mick Flannery – Get What You Give

Irish singer/songwriter Mick Flannery has been steadily building his fan base recently, and this latest song shows why. Originally from Blarney in County Cork, he studied music in Cork City before travelling to the US. While there, he entered the U.S. Songwriting Competition in Nashville, Tennessee and, to his surprise, won two top awards for […]

Don’t Miss: Limerick Pride Community Forum

Don’t Miss: Limerick Pride Community Forum

Limerick Pride is hosting its first Community Forum meeting of the year on March 19 at 7pm in Central Buildings, O’Connell Street in Limerick. The team behind Limerick’s LGBTQ festival, which takes place August 29 until September 7, are inviting members of the public to volunteer with the festival and to get involved. Community groups and […]

Limerick City Council Votes To Support Equal Marriage

Limerick City Council Votes To Support Equal Marriage

Limerick City Council joined other local Irish authorities – north and south of the border – in passing a motion yesterday to support marriage equality in Ireland, ahead of the referendum on this issue in 2015. The motion to officially support same-sex marriage was tabled by Councillor Maurice Quinlivan of Sinn Féin, and was supported by […]

Cities Across Ireland Protest Sochi Games Over Russian Anti-Gay Laws

Cities Across Ireland Protest Sochi Games Over Russian Anti-Gay Laws

Cities across Ireland, north and south, bore witness to several protests by the LGBT community against Russia’s anti-gay laws, coinciding with the launch of the Sochi Winter Olympics. Several protests by the LGBT community and other human rights supporters look place in Dublin, Belfast, Limerick, Galway and Derry, showing solidarity with the LGBT community in Russia, […]