Temple Bar Cultural Trust chief executive Dermot McLaughlin has been suspended pending an investigation of his role in offering three senior staff members redundancy packages, each worth €100,000 or more. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Dermot McLaughlin, chief executive of Temple Bar Cultural Trust, has been suspended on full pay pending an investigation by its board of his ro(...)

 Petrushka,  choreographed by Tero Saarinen

The Dublin Dance Festival is always comfortably familiar. Now on its third artistic director, the festival’s format hasn’t changed much since i(...)

Temple Bar trust chief Dermot McLaughlin. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Dublin City Council has moved to take control of Temple Bar Cultural Trust with the appointment of four senior officials to its board, includin(...)

Look out: it's World Jazz Day (Video)

Today is World Jazz Day and, as part of the celebrations, a global concert will be broadcast live from Hagia Irene in Istanbul from 7pm on jaz(...)

‘Declan Hughes’s real achievement in Digging for Fire is  to observe his moment rather than predict the future’

Digging For FireProject Arts Centre, Dublin **** (...)

There are two Ingrid Nachsterns. One has a ballet school in a church hall in Dublin 4 and the other performs post-modern dances at New York’s M(...)

Tiny Plays For Ireland 2 Project Arts Centre, Dublin***Even tiny plays can have big ideas. This, the second instalment in Fishamble’s experimen(...)