Monday June 1, 2020

The sweet Escape

What do you do when the working day is done? From acting to DJing, four professionals tell Nadine O’Regan and Lily Killeen how they release the pressures of everyday life

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

@nadineoregan
1st March, 2015
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Ciarán Behan (centre) of the Dublin Gospel Choir pictured in the Church of St Mary of the Angels, Church Street, Dublin. Picture: Bryan Meade

Work. Work. Work. For many of us these days, our professional lives have come to seem like a black hole, swallowing all else before it. The pressures of a still-struggling economy mean we’re in the office for longer hours than ever, and even when we’re not, our smartphones and the internet make us constantly available. Not only do we never switch off, but plenty of us have forgotten where the ‘off’ button is....

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