Ferdia Mac Anna,  husband of  the late Irish Times journalist  Kate Holmquist and members of her family accompany her coffin at her funeral service in St Pauls Church, Silchester Road, Glenageary. Photograph: Alan Betson/ The Irish Times

The late Irish Times journalist, Kate Holmquist has been remembered as a writer of “enormous talent and creativity” whose work was “a road map of Iris(...)

Ulster American: An escalating farce.

Ulster American Abbey Theatre, Dublin. Until April 20th The worrying thing about polemicists is that they might just mean what they say. Take Osc(...)

That they meet is a matter of convenience, but the two women will soon have something unsettling in common

SPOTLESS Civic Theatre, Dublin ★★★☆☆ The two characters in Gary Duggan’s new play seem defined by what divides them. Genevieve (Ciara O’Callaghan), a(...)

“Deep concern and dissatisfaction”: the Abbey Theatre’s directors, Graham McLaren and Neil Murray. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

More than 300 actors, directors, designers, agents and playwrights have complained to the Minister for Culture about the Abbey Theatre’s recently adop(...)