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# theatre - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Looking for something different? This 15-mins of operatic agony might be it… Phaedra

Looking for something different? This 15-mins of operatic agony might be it…

Its director Sophie Hunter, recently married to Benedict Cumberbatch, spoke to us about the production.

# theatre - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

The world’s stupidest man has revealed himself

Get off the stage, sweetheart.

# theatre - Friday 26 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Harry Potter fans rejoice: He’s making a comeback Cursed Child

Harry Potter fans rejoice: He’s making a comeback

…on the stage.

# theatre - Saturday 25 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Irish playwright embroiled in controversy over play about death of black teen Ferguson

Irish playwright embroiled in controversy over play about death of black teen

Actors have walked off Phelim McAleer’s “Ferguson”, a staged reading of testimony surrounding the police shooting of Michael Brown.

From TheJournal.ie “She could set the world alight – but she’s not allowed, so she sets fire to people’s hair” Who Is Hedda Gabler

“She could set the world alight – but she’s not allowed, so she sets fire to people’s hair”

Actress Catherine Walker talks about playing Hedda Gabler.

# theatre - Thursday 2 April, 2015

David Bowie is writing a musical with Irish playwright Enda Walsh

*books tickets immediately*

# theatre - Saturday 21 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Here’s how actors transform themselves backstage… The Abbey

WATCH: Here’s how actors transform themselves backstage…

We peek behind the curtain.

# theatre - Sunday 1 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Can these famous names help write and perform six plays in 24 hours? Abbey Theatre

# theatre - Friday 2 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Meet the Irishman who learned to mime with Marcel Marceau Marcel Marceau

Meet the Irishman who learned to mime with Marcel Marceau

Niall Henry went on to found Blue Raincoat Theatre.

# theatre - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie What was your favourite live performance of 2014? On Stage

What was your favourite live performance of 2014?

Music, theatre, and more.

# theatre - Saturday 27 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This old lady is 110 today and she has some stories to tell Drama Queen

This old lady is 110 today and she has some stories to tell

The Abbey Theatre wants to talk about its history.

# theatre - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This special sensory event is for children who thought they’d never see a panto Cinderella

This special sensory event is for children who thought they’d never see a panto

It’s being held at the Helix Theatre in Dublin.

# theatre - Monday 24 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie There is a good reason Bosco is back… National Treasure

There is a good reason Bosco is back…

… and he needs your help.

# theatre - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “This area’s gone to the f**king dogs”: Why this writer was inspired by Dublin’s rubbish problems On The Stage

“This area’s gone to the f**king dogs”: Why this writer was inspired by Dublin’s rubbish problems

Meet Shaun Dunne, a young and exciting new playwright.

# theatre - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: What springs to mind when you think of artists with disabilities? Creativity

Opinion: What springs to mind when you think of artists with disabilities?

If an artist’s intellectual disability informs your opinion of their work, then you’re missing the point – and missing out.

# theatre - Friday 19 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “Smile!” How’s your Culture Night going? Culture Night 2014

“Smile!” How’s your Culture Night going?

These young ladies have been snapping selfies in Cork.

From TheJournal.ie What to see in THE NORTH on Culture Night Culture Night

What to see in THE NORTH on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night tomorrow– and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

From TheJournal.ie Culture Night is TONIGHT – here’s what to go see Culture Night

Culture Night is TONIGHT – here’s what to go see

Tonight’s the night. We help you choose where to go.

# theatre - Saturday 13 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: ‘We Irish deal with things with a sense of humour – even cancer’ Fringe Festival

Opinion: ‘We Irish deal with things with a sense of humour – even cancer’

The reaction is sometimes to ignore a situation, or keep it private. An attitude which we all know affects the perceptions of depression and mental health, writes Neil Douglas.

# theatre - Saturday 6 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Not sure what to see at the Tiger Fringe? Let us help Let Me Entertain You

Not sure what to see at the Tiger Fringe? Let us help

Dance, theatre, or zombies? We help you decide.

# theatre - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Video: ‘At the time, there were few plays that expressed what I was thinking’ Theatre

Video: ‘At the time, there were few plays that expressed what I was thinking’

Steve Berkoff is recognisable to many as Victor Maitland from Beverly Hills Cop, or Colonel Podovsky in Rambo – but there’s much more to this writer and actor.

# theatre - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch is officially more popular than Beyoncé and Jay-Z

Tickets for the star’s production of Hamlet sold out in a day.

From The42 VIDEO: Diego Maradona gets out of his car to slap a journalist Slaps This post contains videos

VIDEO: Diego Maradona gets out of his car to slap a journalist

But we still love you, Diego!

# theatre - Sunday 10 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Is this woman the best Irish writer you’ve never heard of? Maeve's House

Is this woman the best Irish writer you’ve never heard of?

Maeve Brennan wrote incredible short stories and essays. A new play explores her work and legacy.

# theatre - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

# theatre - Monday 9 June, 2014

Bryan Cranston and Neil Patrick Harris won big at the Tony Awards last night

Cranston beat out Big Boyler Chris O’Dowd. But we forgive him.

# theatre - Friday 6 June, 2014

# theatre - Monday 5 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Gold pants and gender bending… it’s Shakespeare, but not as you know it Behind The Scenes This post contains videos

Gold pants and gender bending… it’s Shakespeare, but not as you know it

A look behind the scenes at the Abbey Theatre’s new production of Twelfth Night.

# theatre - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Chris O’Dowd has been nominated for a Tony Award

The Irish actor received a Best Leading Actor nomination for his role in Of Mice And Men.

# theatre - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie DJ-ing and costume making: Cork teens’ alternative approach to mental health Youth Innovation

DJ-ing and costume making: Cork teens’ alternative approach to mental health

Skibb Smiles was one of a number of entrepreneurial youth projects showcased at the launch of ‘Initiate Now’ this week.

# theatre - Saturday 1 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The story of the 1916 Rising told by both sides (with a little Irish dancing) Sneak Peek

The story of the 1916 Rising told by both sides (with a little Irish dancing)

A new play tells the story of the historical event by using loyalist and nationalist characters.

# theatre - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website He's Not The Messiah

Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website

The play was banned by councillors in Newtownabbey last week for being ‘disrespectful to Christians’.

# theatre - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Debra Messing’s Irish accent will make you want to put needles in your ears

She’s in a new Broadway called ‘Outside Mullingar’.

# theatre - Friday 24 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Thou shalt not laugh’: Bible play banned in Northern Ireland Holy Show

‘Thou shalt not laugh’: Bible play banned in Northern Ireland

A play that was dubbed ‘blasphemous’ has been pulled from a council-run theatre.

# theatre - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

10 defining characteristics of an Irish audience

10 defining characteristics of an Irish audience

Whether you’re at a gig, show, panto, you’re bound to spot a few of these.

# theatre - Friday 20 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Investigation begins into cause of ceiling collapse at theatre Apollo Theatre

Investigation begins into cause of ceiling collapse at theatre

The author of the book on which the play at the theatre was based has said he is sorry “that so many people went through such a terrifying experience”.

# theatre - Thursday 19 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 88 injured after roof collapses at London theatre Shaftesbury Avenue

88 injured after roof collapses at London theatre

London’s Ambulance Service says 88 people have been injured, seven of them seriously.

# theatre - Friday 1 November, 2013

New musical tells life of Jesus through music of Britney Spears

“My loneliness is killing me,” it says. (Not a joke.)

# theatre - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

6 things you probably didn’t know about Julie Andrews

She loves potatoes, that’s good enough for us.

# theatre - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

PICS: Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are having the best bromance ever

They’re bopping around New York like a couple of teenagers!

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