Home: Part One – Brenda Fricker reading testimony from Patricia Breaden. Photograph: Ste Murray

HOME: PART ONE Streaming from the Abbey Theatre, Dublin ★★★☆☆ You might recall that 10 years ago, during the fallout of a different commission invest(...)

When the curtain came down on Our New Girl, did it come down on innovative programming along with it? Photograph: Ros Kavanagh

One billion years ago, before the advent of TikTok musicals and streamed monologues on YouTube, plays were staged in buildings called theatres. It’s d(...)

Michael Patrick’s My Left Nut

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Everything Not Saved Project Arts Centre ★★★★ Theatre has been curious about memory for as long as it can remember. But lately there’s been a surge in(...)

Friendly setting?: you’ll spend three or four years of your life at college, so get a true sense of the atmosphere when you visit. Photograph: E+/Getty

* This article was first published in 2015 Isn’t this campus beautifully manicured? Look at our wonderful and extensive library. Haven’t we got the b(...)