Is Northern Ireland a football team or an expression of identity?
- March 30, 2019, 06:00
Monday afternoon, downtown Belfast: Rinty Monaghan was looking impressive, all 10ft of him, cast in bronze beside St. Anne’s cathedral. They placed th(...)
The Lyric Theatre at 50: a cultural bridge in a divided city
- October 29, 2018, 05:00
Belfast’s Lyric Theatre is 50 years old. What began as a personal crusade and grew into an important cultural movement is now one of Ireland’s leading(...)
Cinderella review: a subversive take on the fairytale favourite
- December 8, 2016, 05:00
Grand Opera House, Belfast *** Roald Dahl hit the nail on the head when he began his own acerbic version of the Cinderella story with the observati(...)
Radio: Tortoise Tubridy takes victory. Can Ray D’Arcy follow suit?
- TV, Radio, Web
- December 27, 2014, 01:00
As Irish radio personalities enjoy some post-Christmas downtime and look back on 2014, one presenter in particular might enjoy dusting off a copy of A(...)