Gare St Lazare’s adaptation of Samuel Beckett’s How It Is. Photograph: Clare Keogh

“This is a funny old place to start,” says Sophie Motley while she awaits her return to Ireland as the new artistic director of Everyman Theatre in Co(...)

Cinderella: the more implausible the better in this fresh, colourful and wildly funny pantomime

CINDERELLA ★★★★☆ Everyman Theatre, Cork Pantomime is a theatrical free-for-all in which production companies enjoy bending traditional material to th(...)

Audience participation might horrify some, but at Christmas we call it pantomime. Beauty and the Beast, Everyman Theatre, Cork. Photograph: Miki Barlok

Typhoid Mary Viking Theatre, Clontarf. January 4-20 8pm €15 Most people will be more familiar with Mary Mallon by her nickname. An(...)

Red Riding Hood at the  Everyman, Cork

Everyman, Cork *** Despite its source in fairytale, this pantomime is basically a screamathon of astonishing volume, with every shrieked decibel th(...)

**** Everyman, Cork Director Catherine Mahon-Buckley hits all the high spots in this production of Aladdin, probably because she has a marvellous b(...)

Review: Cinderella

The Cork Academy of Dramatic Art doesn’t stint on its offerings, and this is especially true of its version of Cinderella. Director Catherine Mahon-Bu(...)