Archive for the Culture Category

The Cinema Corner – September 23rd

The Cinema Corner - September 23rd

The best of the week’s new releases is Little Men, a very human drama which takes as its focus the friendship of two 13-year-old boys whose parents become embroiled in a financial dispute. The film commendably refuses to make either […]

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The Cinema Corner – September 19th

The Cinema Corner - September 19th

New Zealand’s smash hit comic drama Hunt for the Wilderpeople arrives on our shores this week, and it’s every bit as enjoyable as the hype suggests. Sam Neill is outstanding as the gruff widower who finds himself the subject of […]

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Social media play debuting at Fringe

Social media play debuting at Fringe

BlackCatfishMusketeer by Malaprop, a Dublin-based collective of theatre-makers will debut next week as part of the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival. A play focusing on a group of people who get to know each other through screens, BlackCatfishMusketeer is a reflection […]

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Poetry and Music in Pearse Street Library

Poetry and Music in Pearse Street Library

As part of Culture Night, Pearse Street Library will present an evening of poetry readings and musical performances this Friday. The library will re-open from 6pm-9pm and the evening will begin with readings from the acclaimed poets Catherine Ann Cullen […]

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New plays by MFA Playwriting students at the Lir

New plays by MFA Playwriting students at the Lir

Scripted, a showcase of new plays by this year’s graduating MFA (Master of Fine Arts) Playwrights will take place at The Lir Academy this Saturday. Over the course of their studies, the graduates have been taught by playwrights, dramaturges and […]

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The Cinema Corner – September 9th

The Cinema Corner - September 9th

This just might be the most exciting week for new releases we’ve had all year. Don’t Breathe is a white knuckle thriller in which three young burglars bite off more than they can chew when they break into the home […]

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Spanish language film in Pearse Street Library

Pearse Street Library will host a screening of the Spanish language film La Sonrisa Verdadera (True Smile) tomorrow evening. A 2014 documentary written and directed by Juan Rayos and co-written by Juan Manuel Aznárez Rosado, it follows the latter and […]

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Culture Night coming to Dublin 4

Culture Night coming to Dublin 4

Culture Night will be celebrated across the city next Friday September 16th, and residents of D4 will have plenty to enjoy. The Royal Hospital Donnybrook boasts an impressive art collection, featuring 140 pieces of work from the likes of Patrick […]

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The Cinema Corner September 2nd

The Cinema Corner September 2nd

It’s a busy week for new releases, the best of which is French drama Things to Come. Gallic acting legend Isabelle Huppert delivers one of her finest performances as a philosophy teacher who finds herself having to reinvent her life […]

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The Cinema Corner – August 26th

The Cinema Corner - August 26th

Having left Hollywood to hook up professionally and romantically with Italian director Roberto Rossellini, Ingrid Bergman gave one of her finest performances in their 1954 collaboration Journey to Italy, which you can see on Sunday afternoon at the Irish Film […]

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