Conor McPherson, director and playwright  in New York in 2013. Photograph: Sara Krulwich/New York Times

Conor McPherson, Brian Friel and Enda Walsh are just some of the Irish authors to feature in this year’s Dublin Theatre Festival. The programme has(...)

Slipping into his new role: Anton Savage. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Faced with the daunting task of filling the crucial morning slot left by the departing Ray D’Arcy, Anton Savage must have anticipated some pressure(...)

Rory Nolan as rugby jock Ross O’Carroll-Kelly
Review: Breaking Dad

Gaiety Theatre, Dublin****Whether you’re a fan of the Ross O’Carroll-Kelly books, columns and plays, or the name means nothing to you at all, Paul How(...)

Mr Charles Haughey flanked by photographers at a press conference in Dublin, following his acquittal in the Arms Trial in October 1970. Photograph: The Irish Times

Charlie Haughey was not the first man to have an affair and would not be the last, his former adviser PJ Mara said today. He said the revelation by Te(...)

Nidge, played by  Tom Vaughan Lawlor

Love/Hate is back on our screens this Sunday, and Aoibhinn McGinnity who plays Trish, and Laurence Kinlan, who plays Elmo, give us their take on Seaso(...)