Attractive myth: slinky starlets wear T-shirts portraying Amy Winehouse, Kurt Cobain or Jim Morrison. Photograph: Matt Dunham/AP

The only way to make any kind of real art, apparently, is to suffer for it. This is how a real artist lives, or so I’ve been taught. The artist as a b(...)

Review: Sick

SickNew Theatre***A daughter cares for her ageing mother in a scruffy house in Roisin Coyle’s Sick, with little respite. Deirdre Monaghan is astoundin(...)

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Zoe’s PlayThe Ark, Dublin *** (...)