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Stripped-back reworking of O’Casey classic is diverting but a little slight

Stripped-back reworking of O’Casey classic is diverting but a little slight

MusicTown working overtime to break down the cultural barriers

MusicTown working overtime to break down the cultural barriers

Feis Ceoil returns for an inspirational fortnight

Feis Ceoil returns for an inspirational fortnight

There is hardly an Irish singer or musician who has not stepped onto the first rung of a career ladder via this annual competition for aspiring young talent

Glorious Butterfly proves a mesmerising spectacle

Glorious Butterfly proves a mesmerising spectacle

Film: The elephant in the room is the story

Film: The elephant in the room is the story

Tim Burton, who transports his well-cast ensemble of real-life actors to a meticulous CGI world, but neglects to give them anything interesting to do when they get there

Album reviews

Album reviews

A troubled heroine steals the show in Dublin drama

A troubled heroine steals the show in Dublin drama

Clare Monnelly’s play is structured as a 24-hour odyssey through the Dublin suburbs, but what distinguishes it is its female protagonist

Album reviews

Album reviews

O’Brien’s coming-of-age classic loses its edge in nostalgic adaptation

O’Brien’s coming-of-age classic loses its edge in nostalgic adaptation

Get plugged into Music Current

Get plugged into Music Current

Irish composer lands €35,000 Munich prize

Irish composer lands €35,000 Munich prize

Chess with Sam Collins

Chess with Sam Collins

Vengerov protégé returns for ‘biggest moment of my career’

Vengerov protégé returns for ‘biggest moment of my career’

It was on March 29, exactly ten years ago, that Irish violinist Patrick Rafter performed at the National Concert Hall as recipient of its Young Musician of the Year Award

Orfeo ends on a high note for INO

Orfeo ends on a high note for INO

Chess with Sam Collins

Chess with Sam Collins

Parham Maghsoodloo vs Kaido Kulaots, Aeroflot Open, Moscow, 2019