Brandon López, Karen Martínez and Rodolfo Domínguez in The Golden Dream

Never mind The Fault in Our Stars. If you really want screen teens to break your heart this summer, don’t miss Diego Quemada-Díez’s superb new dram(...)

17/19 Sycamore Street, Dublin 2: will show a gross initial yield of 10.13 per cent once standard purchasing costs are taken into account

An unusual opportunity to buy a night club in Dublin’s Temple Bar will arise shortly when joint agents BNP Paribas Real Estate and HWBC offer for sal(...)

Is there a more delightfully eccentric voice in film criticism than the one that emerges from Mark Cousins? We mean “voice” both in its literal(...)

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Why not just call the thing Citizen Kane and have done with it? By naming his new experimen(...)

Incoming chair of the Arts Council Sheila Pratschke  was most recently the director of the Centre Culturel Irlandais in Paris. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Sheila Pratschke is to be the new chair of the Arts Council, as announced yesterday by Minster for the Arts Jimmy Deenihan. She succeeds Pat Moylan, w(...)

Abbey Theatre: funding cut from €7.1 million to €6.5 million. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Abbey Theatre’s annual funding has been cut by €600,000, the Arts Council has revealed. The council, which has a budget of €56.9 million for 2014,(...)

Peaches is on a bad phone line from Berlin. Peaches is annoyed about the bad phoneline. Peaches keeps asking me to repeat my (lengthy) questions. I am(...)

Ruairí Quinn: said the idea the arts were a luxury in the curriculum no longer held because they introduced children to a “new way of thinking”

Having a proper grounding in the arts will be essential for schoolchildren in the future workplace, Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn has said. Mr Q(...)

One suspects that John Pilger would greatly resent being thought of as any sort of fleshy institution, but the Australian journalist and documentar(...)

Actor and comedian Steve Coogan, joins (left to right) Cathy Belton, Tadhg Bowen aged 5, Sean Mahon and Ruth McCabe at the screening of the film Philomena at the Irish Film Institute in Dublin last night. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Actor and producer Steve Coogan spoke last night about how his Irish Catholic upbringing in Manchester informed his new film Philomena. Coogan turned (...)