Everyone’s Fine with Virginia Woolf review: Who’s afraid of this trashy takedown?
- October 5, 2018, 13:29
EVERYONE’S FINE WITH VIRGINIA WOOLF O’Reilly Theatre, Belvedere College Three Stars George and Martha, the rancorous protagonists of Edward Albee’s(...)
Who is Dublin for? Who do we want to share it with?
- September 19, 2018, 05:00
Willie White is moving beyond it. It isn’t that the artistic director of the Dublin Theatre Festival (DTF) is reluctant to discuss this year’s setbac(...)
German coalition talks may suffer from CSU power shift
- December 4, 2017, 18:30
Angela Merkel’s complicated game of coalition poker has just been dealt a new wild card. Some 10 weeks after a disastrous election result, her Bavari(...)
Mother! A disgusting, disturbing feast for the senses
- September 12, 2017
There is a place for pale, retiring films that venture out only on cloudless days. We also need big, loud, even vulgar movies that grab you by the sho(...)
Edward Albee: Icon of American theatre who laid bare modern life
- September 24, 2016, 01:10
Edward Albee, widely considered the foremost American playwright of his generation – whose psychologically astute and piercing dramas explored the con(...)
The Jolie-Pitt partnership began, and maybe ended, with a film
- September 20, 2016, 18:26
The death of Edward Albee this week was an excuse to revisit one of the greatest semi-factual toxic marriages of cinema: the movie version of his Who’(...)
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? review: Total war in a theatrical battle like no other
- April 29, 2016, 13:35
★★★★★ Be warned: the tempestuous marriage between George and Martha contains so many dazzling cruelties and vicious verbal flayings that some of th(...)
Culture Shock: Humans need stories. So why don’t we believe them?
- April 16, 2016, 05:00
Almost 10 years ago a story emerged detailing a particularly sickening crime. The version I read was a short report, of a rape and murder in the US, w(...)