Tag Archive | theatre

Everyman Cork: The doors are closed but the Everyman remains open

Everyman Cork: The doors are closed but the Everyman remains open

The Everyman has taken the decision to shut their building, and postpone further ‘Play It by Ear’ live audio broadcasts, for a short period, to ensure the safety of artists, arts workers, and staff.  Once Upon a Time with The Everyman Panto Stars will remain available as a pre-recorded video stream until Sunday 31 January, and Gare […]

Everyman Cork: Beckett’s ‘How it is’ (Digital Preview)

Everyman Cork: Beckett’s ‘How it is’ (Digital Preview)

How it is by Samuel Beckett A Digital Preview In association with The Everyman Theatre  9 – 10 January 2021 8pm GMT (Ireland and UK Time) 3pm (EST) US East Coast Time 12 noon (Pacific Time) US West Coast How It Is – A Digital Preview reflects on Gare St Lazare’s staging of Beckett’s 1961 […]

Everyman Cork: Sophie Motley appointed Artistic Director

Everyman Cork: Sophie Motley appointed Artistic Director

Sophie Motley has been appointed Artistic Director of The Everyman theatre in Cork. Her appointment follows a competitive recruitment process to fill the position vacated by Julie Kelleher.

Cork: Nano Nagle Place presents – The Fairy Tale of Nano Nagle

Cork: Nano Nagle Place presents – The Fairy Tale of Nano Nagle

Nano Nagle Place presents… THE FAIRY TALE OF NANO NAGLE Prepare to hear Nano tell you her story as an 18th-century fairy tale Available on Youtube, Saturday 21 November, 2020 Nano Nagle Place, the multi-award-winning oasis in Cork City, celebrates Nano Nagle’s vision of empowerment, through education and community inclusion. Their response to the current pandemic […]

Corcadorca Announces line-up for SHOW online 2020

Corcadorca Announces line-up for SHOW online 2020

CORCADORCA ANNOUNCES THEIR LINE-UP FOR SHOW online 2020 – An annual showcase of theatre works in progress November 25-27 Corcadorca has announced their line-up for SHOW online 2020. Since 2013, Corcadorca has usually hosted SHOW, an annual showcase of theatre works in progress, at the Theatre Development Centre. This year, SHOW takes place online, and in the spirit of the time, they are focusing […]

IDGTF 2020: Bursary Recipients Announced!

IDGTF 2020: Bursary Recipients Announced!

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 […]

‘I ELECT: Power Every Four Years’ – (One Woman Show)

‘I ELECT: Power Every Four Years’ – (One Woman Show)

In the grip of the 2020 pandemic, just days before the presidential election, a woman in Miami recalls her shock four years ago, on election night 2016, with renewed feelings of dread about this time around. The recollection of that blistering night, as she watched those fateful election results, sparks a memory that shatters her […]

The Everyman: Play It By Ear – Programme of Live Events

The Everyman: Play It By Ear – Programme of Live Events

The Everyman is delighted to announce a programme of live performance with a mix of rehearsed readings, comedy, and music. The re-opening heralds a new digital direction for the theatre with Play It By Ear, a programme of shows at The Everyman, which are also available live through audio broadcast to be experienced from wherever audiences […]

Dance: John Scott’s HYPERACTIVE – The Complex, Sep 30 – Oct 4

Dance: John Scott’s HYPERACTIVE – The Complex, Sep 30 – Oct 4

Hyperactive The Complex, Dublin: 30 September – 4 October, 2020   John Scott’s Irish modern dance theatre brings back its first live indoor show since 2019, with the hugely successful HYPERACTIVE. This high-energy performance by John Scott, with four outstanding male dancers, is the perfect antidote to help offset the pandemic blues.

Culture Night Cork County Ambassador: Katie Holly

Culture Night Cork County Ambassador: Katie Holly

CULTURE NIGHT CORK COUNTY AMBASSADOR: KATIE HOLLY Friday 18 September 2020 Award-winning playwright, Katie Holly, is this year’s Cork County Culture Night Ambassador. A native of Charleville in Co. Cork, Katie’s first play, Marion, premiered at Cork Midsummer Festival in 2016, and was subsequently performed at Clonmel Junction Festival, Skibbereen Arts Festival, and many venues around the […]