Thousands lined the streets for Limerick’s St Patrick’s Day Parade. An Elvis lookalike was among those who participated in the festivities. Photograph: Alan Place/FusionShooters.

Giant buzzing bees, a 16-foot bear and plenty of lively performances from Limerick’s Filipino, Indian, Eastern European and African communities(...)

Anita Murphy and Rory O’Connor have followed up on the success of Rory’s Story Cubes with The Extraordinaires

In 2009, Belfast-based husband and wife team Anita Murphy and Rory O’Connor launched Rory’s Story Cubes, a non-competitive storytelling game de(...)

Macnas performers  draw a huge crowd on to the streets of Galway city during their On the Night Journey parade  yesterday evening. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Ragged- trousered philanthropists, waifs and misfits ran amok in Galway last evening, as Macnas street theatre troupe braved southwesterly gales with (...)

Some of the performers during rehearsals for the eagerly awaited Macnas October parade, ‘On the Night Journey’ which will set the streets of Galway alight with its unique performance style on Sunday October 27th. From left: Declan Jones, Victoria McCormack, Conor Burke Kennedy, Helen Gregg, Miquel Barcelo and Sam Wright as the hare. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy/The Irish Times

Outsiders and misfits, nightmares and dreams will be the stuff of Macnas’s first parade this year through the streets of its home city of Galway. Arti(...)

Street theatre group Macnas has confirmed that it will be returning to the streets of Galway at Hallowe’en, following its absence from this year’s art(...)

Around 30,000 people lined the streets of Sydney today for a St Patrick’s Day parade held in glorious sunshine. The procession, with a th(...)

Dublin – Sunday’s celebrations include a “people’s parade” of up to 8,000 people (...)