Celine Byrne makes her Irish National Opera debut in Puccini’s Madama Butterfly at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Saturday March 23  ORCHESTRA OF THE AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT/ANDRÁS SCHIFF NCH, Dublin 8pm €35-€70 nch.ie The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment(...)

Italian pianist Alessandro Taverna, has become a regular visitor to Ireland since taking the third prize at the Leeds International Piano Competition of 2009

THURSDAY 14 ICO/Thomas Zehetmair Christchurch Cathedral, Dublin, 8pm, €25/€22/€10/€5, irishchamberorchestra.com; also Fri, Limerick The public profi(...)

Seán Ó Dálaigh in Body Noise Work

SATURDAY 8 BODY NOISE WORK Temple Bar Gallery + Studios, Dublin, 7.30pm €15/€10 eventbrite.ie There are nine artists involved in the last project by (...)

Claudia Boyle takes on multiple roles in Offenbach’s The Tales of Hoffman, on tour nationwide

Roll Over Beethoven – ICO/Jean-Christophe Spinosi Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin Thursday September 13th 8pm €25/€22/€10/€5 irishchamberorchestra.co(...)

Romanian soprano Angela Gheorghiu: has often been in the news for all the wrong reasons. Photograph: Dieter Nagl/AFP/Getty Images

We have all met someone who behaves like a prima donna. Literally meaning “first lady”, a prima donna is the person who takes the leading female role(...)

Steffani: Stabat Mater

Agostino Steffani (1654-1728), was a composer, cleric and diplomat whose fortunes are clearly on the rise. Witness his Niobe at Covent Garden three ye(...)

Another triumph for the irrepressible Cecilia Bartoli. Her investigation of the neglected and forgotten early baroque composers of the 17th and ear(...)