Who runs Ireland?

THE POLITICIANS ENDA KENNY Taoiseach Kenny holds the most powerful political position in the land. He is chief of the Cabinet, has the f(...)

Embracing digital: ReachOut is one of the groups using technology to offer help, advice and counselling. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography
10 ways to win

1: Celebrate public intellectualsIn previous eras we looked to public intellectuals to help us critique society in times of uncertainty. Nowadays they(...)

Camp crusaders

Briefs: The Second ComingVicar Street***Last year, variety circus act Briefs transformed Meeting House Square into a glittering, vaudeville whirl of t(...)

This is old-school musical theatricality, performed with impeccable professionalism and control - but most enjoyable of all is witnessing the sublime, boundless joy that David Byrne and Annie Clark take from music-making. Photograph: Getty

Electric Arena, Sunday night Star: *****It’s a tough task for anyone to compete with one of the most intriguing names in music, let alone make a colla(...)

Eilin O'Dea as Molly Bloom from From James Joyce’s Ulysses
Hit them for six in 10 days
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  Monday: Night Light This earnest new play from Wishful Thinking is a devised experience of childhood memory, built by a company of (...)

Death Grips Whelan’s, Dublin**** There are few bands (...)