Colin Firth as Crowhurst and Rachel Weisz as his wife, Clare, in The Mercy

All at sea doesn’t begin to cover it. It defies comprehension that a director as accomplished as James Marsh (whose credits include Oscar-winning docu(...)

William Crozier’s work from ‘The Edge of the Landscape

William Crozier: The Edge of the Landscape Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre, Skibereen, Co Cork *** When Tony O’Malley painted landscapes he made cle(...)

Irish skipper Enda O’Coineen aboard his class Imoca monohull Kilcullen Voyager in the Vendee Globe around-the-world solo sailing race. Photograph: Getty

As Ireland prepares for a weekend of high winds and Christmas turkey, spare a thought for single-handed sailor Enda O’Coineen on board Kilcullen Voya(...)

Shackleton Factory Performance Space, Sligo ★★★ Most theatres, if they’re being honest, dream of setting sail. Even the inner workings of the stage(...)