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Review Dublin Fringe 2017: How to be Angry

Review Dublin Fringe 2017: How to be Angry

Frances Winston recently attended the Dublin Fringe Festival 2017, and found How To Be Angry well-paced, well-written and well-acted With a title like How To Be Angry, you just know that this piece is going to be relatable. After all, there is nobody who can honestly say that they haven’t ever felt anger over something. […]

Review Fringe Festival 2017: Dear Attracta

Review Fringe Festival 2017: Dear Attracta

Frances Winston really enjoyed this Fringe offering. Attracta Tension is an Irish agony aunt. Part Panto Dame, part Drag Queen part Hyacinth Bucket, she is also incredibly indiscrete, sharing the foibles of those who write to her with her eager audience. She loves nothing more than sharing her worldly wisdom, and if she can do […]

Notable LGBTQ Playwrights

Notable LGBTQ Playwrights

The breadth and profile of the community of LGBTQ playwrights around the world is outstanding. Many of these individuals are national heroes, cultural icons and literary giants. The wide diversity and popularity of LGBTQ playwrights reflects the community as a whole and attests to the universality and range of sexual orientations, both throughout history and […]

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 – September 9 to 24 – Events Now On Sale

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 – September 9 to 24 – Events Now On Sale

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 – an uproarious city takeover with 16 days of thrilling, mind-boggling, inspirational events, this September:   Dublin Fringe Festival announces its 23rd edition today, so fasten your seatbelts and  hold on tight as this showstopping, heart-thumping 16-day and night extravanganza pulls into town to thrill, provoke, turn heads and inspire Dublin city to […]

Dublin Fringe Festival seeks applications for two key roles following its 2017 edition

Dublin Fringe Festival seeks applications for two key roles following its 2017 edition

Two of the top arts jobs in Ireland to open for applications – Festival Director and General Manager Festival Director Kris Nelson to become Artistic Director and Joint CEO at LIFT, London’s world-renowned biennial festival General Manager Amy O’Hanlon to join The Ark, a dedicated cultural centre for children, as General Manager Dublin Fringe Festival is […]

Theatre Review: The Play That Goes Wrong – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Theatre Review: The Play That Goes Wrong – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

The Play That Goes Wrong Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2 June 26 to July 1st 7.30pm nightly. Matinees 2.30pm June 28th and July 1st Tickets €15-€45 If ever a play did what the title says on the tin, it’s this. Anything that can go wrong does go wrong […]

Sneak Peek at Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 September 9 – 24 (and Volunteers Wanted)

Sneak Peek at Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 September 9 – 24 (and Volunteers Wanted)

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 announces its first batch of hotly-tipped shows from this year’s heart-stopping new programme. This year’s festival will rise to a new magnificence this September, hosting a rip-roaring sixteen days and nights of thrilling, provocative events, that will consume and inspire the city.