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Abbey Theatre, Dublin ***   Can you expect a stable play to emerge from a time of extraordinary upheaval? Conceived before the ou(...)

Fisherman’s blues: Don Wycherley as Bobeen in ‘After Sarah Miles’

 Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin *** “Would you believe I still haven’t seen Ryan’s Daughter?” asks Bobeen, played with shambling charm by(...)

Jennifer O’Dea, Don Wycherley and Michael Glenn Murphy in Faith. Photograph: Paul McCarthy
Review: Faith

Faith Civic Theatre, Dublin *** When people lose faith, the classical worry is not that they believe in nothing, but that they will beli(...)

Long drawn-out: Aidan Gillen and Leila Mimmack in the series Mayday, which was two episodes too long

Perhaps I have watched too many crime dramas, but any time a station radically changes its schedule to make room for a series, I suspect all is(...)