Miguel Garnett: as a priest and an artist, I felt that one had a moral duty to explore, and try to understand and explain, what was going on

(...) theatre, emerged to examine what was going on. There was no open understanding that conflict is not(...)

Students at Brunel University in London, UK, protested at Katie Hopkins being invited to a debate on campus. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

(...) views on benefits and the migrant crisis, was left with a half empty lecture theatre for the rest of the(...)

People wounded in the Paris attacks and family members attend a ceremony to pay a national homage to the victims of the Paris attacks at Les Invalides monument in Paris. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

(...) of love from around the world” for their 36-year-old son, who was murdered in the Bataclan theatre(...)

Poland’s prime minister Beata Szydlo and PiS party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski: the new conservative government has taken control of the  country’s top court and secret services. Photograph:  Janek Skarzynski/AFP/Getty Images

(...) invited onto the television show of Karolina Lewicka to explain his demand that a state-funded theatre in(...)

 Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic scores  the opening goal during the  Champions League Group D match against  Juventus in Turin. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

(...) hamstring had been hurt. The pre-kick-off fare was pure theatre. To the sound of a booming PA, the tifosi(...)

Yossi Goodlink, Michael Ajao and Freddie Watkins as Bill, Maurice and  Jack in Lord of the Flies. Photograph: Johan Persson

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin *** Stranded on an island in the wreckage of a plane crash, with(...)

Some of the people who marched from the Spire in Dublin to the Dáil in solidarity with those who died and were injured in the terrorist attacks in Paris. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Bataclan theatre where 89, mostly young, concert-goers were killed when Islamic State militants targeted a(...)

Thomas Pakenham: “my predecessors  loved the family estate and planted many parkland trees to make it beautiful. Now these were in my care: individual oak and beech and sweet chestnut as fine as you could observe in any great park in Britain or Ireland”
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(...) rescue and running of the Gate Theatre in Dublin; he owned our 1,500-acre family estate in Westmeath; and(...)

Beth Cooke and Peter Gowen in Through A Glass Darkly. Photograph: Fiona Morgan

Fornés’s Mud won the Irish Times Irish Theatre Award for best production, West’s 2009 play Freefall(...)

Still image  from video footage shown by the HaberTurk TV Channel shows a burning trail as a warplane comes down after being shot down near the Turkish-Syrian border, over north Syria,  November 24th, 2015. Photograph: HaberTurk TV

(...) lies partly in its desire to remain relevant to events in the Middle East theatre through maintaining(...)