An actor with the Blue Raincoat theatre company, which is staging three Beckett plays in disused former factory in Sligo. Photograph: Peter Martin

The setting will be unusual when three short plays by Samuel Beckett are staged in Sligo for 10 nights. Beckett Hazelwood, presented by the Blue Rain(...)

No 119 St Stephen’s Green was designed by Richard Cassells, the leading Dublin architect during the Georgian era

A superbly located Georgian house on Dublin’s St Stephen’s Green owned by a business consortium and rented by the fine dining restaurant Shanahan’s on(...)

Plane Landing in Sligo by Aleksandra Mir, which is one of the pieces on display at the old Snia/Saehan factory in the grounds of Hazelwood House in Sligo. Photograph: James Connolly

‘It is a ‘what are you doing for the rest of your life?’ kind of project,” says Sue Raethorne. In late June she threw probably the biggest, and cer(...)