Deirdre Dwyer

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What are we like back there in The Stalls? Picture: Miki Barlok

THE STALLS Cork Opera House ★★★★★ The Cork Midsummer Festival promise of The Stalls is to present what theatre-goers never see: our watching selves.(...)

FOUR STARS ★★★★ The Everyman Theatre Although it’s only three years to the month since the Everyman Theatre hosted a Blood in the Alley production (...)

Dancing at Lughnasa: ‘An  explosion of flour and frustration unites the sisters as their wireless provokes a ceilidhe in the kitchen’. Photograph:  Darragh Kane

Everyman, Cork **** The distance between what seemed to be and what was true is a space often explored by Brian Friel and nowhere more poignantly t(...)

Futureproof at the Everyman: the award-winning play by Lynda Radley is  part of the Cork Midsummer Festival. Photograph: Miki Barlok

*** Everyman, Cork Presented by the Everyman in association with the Cork Midsummer Festival and the Project Arts Centre, the Irish premiere of Lyn(...)

Siobhán McSweeney and Shane Casey star in  Autumn Royal. Photograph: Darragh Kane

★★★★ Everyman, Cork A Babel tower of washing machines confronts the audience at Autumn Royal, Kevin Barry’s deliberately confined new play. The s(...)

Review: Matched
  • Stage
  • January 16, 2015, 17:38

Matched Everyman, Cork **** Going to the theatre in Cork can feel like going to a pub, at least in the case of this show at the Everyman Palace. The(...)

Puppets and puritans

The Scarlet Letter Millennium Hall, Cork ****In the alphabet of sin, a is for adultery. In The Scarlet Letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne’s romance of Purita(...)