Carlow Arts Festival: Jo Mangan, the event’s director

Programming a festival is like putting a selection box together. You’re trying to find the right mix. Everyone loves the salted caramels, but what abo(...)

Neither freak show nor side show, disability is now centre stage

The circus arts have a chequered history when it comes to disability. However, the world has come a long way from the 19th-century freak-shows made po(...)

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