Aaron Monaghan: Fighting Talk and Picking Parts

The Druid stalwart nearly gave up acting in the wake of DruidMurphy but he’s kept working to improve himself and his art. “It’s like sparring,” he […]
DLI Summer School

DLI Summer School 2017

All roads point towards University of Limerick as the 52nd DLI Summer School gets underway next week.

Two Pints Review

The bar is a sanctuary, but we are all moving towards last orders. Roddy Doyle’s series finds skilful new shape in the Abbey’s pub-crawling two-hander. 

RTE All-Ireland Drama Finals 2017 | Nominations

Have they all calmed down in Dalkey yet do you think? I doubt it and hopefully the celebrations for ‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ will continue for weeks […]

RTE All-Ireland Drama Finals 2017 | The Winners

Congratulations to Dalkey Drama Group who were crowned RTE All-Ireland Drama Festival Winners 2017 at the Radisson last night among scenes of marvellous celebrations.

Dublin By Lamplight

“It is not about the plays, it’s about the building!” So insists Willy Hayes, cofounder and resident playwright of the Irish National Theatre of Ireland, as […]

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol review: ghosts of Christmas classic. The invention at the heart of this show makes it an excellent way to introduce the spookiest of […]

Three Act Festival Contacts 2017 & DLI Snippets

Three Act Festival Contacts now online – wow…how time flies! The Amateur Drama Council of Ireland have released the dates and contact details for the 2017 […]
The Beauty Queen of Leenane

The Beauty Queen of Leenane

Old Elemental conflicts meet new pop-culture obsessions… so writes Peter Crawley of The Irish Times on Druid ’s new production of Martin McDonagh’s 1996 play The Beauty […]