Neil Carroll’s How Many Is a Million? from the exhibition What Is and What Might Be at Highlanes Gallery

What Is and What Might Be – Ten contemporary painters Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda **** The Drogheda Arts Festival has been and gone bu(...)

Electric Picnic in Stradbally, Co Laois, which takes place in early September. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

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Theatre for the very young: ‘White Blossoms’ by Graffiti Theatre

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Macnas’s 
The Mistress of Invention
 arrives at Collins Museum in 2011. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

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Guitarist Roland Dyens

The first concert of the Guitar Festival of Ireland was given at Marlay House on Thursday by the French guitarist, composer and arranger Roland(...)