Druid combines representations of raw sorrow, naked nationalism, and raucous humour to honour Gregory’s legacy.

★★★★☆ At Coole, the collision of past and present is delivered through a collection of Augusta Gregory’s neglected works. Druid combines representati(...)

The Cherry Orchard: Derbhle Crotty in Druid’s production of Tom Murphy’s adaptation. Photograph: Robbie Jack

THE CHERRY ORCHARD Black Box Theatre, Galway ★★★☆☆ Tom Murphy’s adaption of The Cherry Orchard has everything that a decent Irish play should have: d(...)

Compostela: a fry cry from triumphant photo ops and an important part of the wider story. Photograph: Eoin Madsen

COMPOSTELA The New Theatre ★★★☆☆ Focusing on activist burnout after the abortion referendum, Compostela is a departure from recent “Repeal” prod(...)

Two Fingers Up: The cast is strong and the writing is unrepentantly self-aware. Photograph: Laura Craig

TWO FINGERS UP The New Theatre ★★★★☆ Two Fingers Up explores the nuances of female sexuality and the effect of the Northern Irish school system on ad(...)