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Stephen Swift: In a world where ego can dominate, Swift seemed to steer a path straddling decency and talent.

Stephen Swift Born: December 22nd, 1973 Died: June 5th, 2018 For an actor, especially an ensemble actor, the quality of the person often feeds into(...)

Selina Cartmell, director of the Gate Theatre in Dublin. In Cartmell’s new 12-month season, 83 per cent of the productions will be directed by women. Photograph: Agata Stoinska

Artists are not widget-makers; the creative process differs fundamentally from tractor production. That’s why activities such as collecting data, calc(...)

Pictured at the report's launch were researchers (L-R) Dr Tanya Dean, Dr Brenda Donohue, Dr Ciara O'Dowd and Ciara Murphy. Photograph: Kate Horgan

Women are significantly under-represented across most roles in Irish theatre, and companies that receive the most State support have the worst record (...)

Stage Struck

‘Human kind cannot bear very much reality,” goes a line in a TS Eliot poem. It helps to explain the appeal of art, which transforms even the re(...)