The London African Gospel Choir performs Paul Simon’s Graceland at the National Concert Dublin on Tuesday

Saturday 24 A4 Sounds presents: Hands Up Who Wants to Die   St Joseph’s Parade, Dublin   A4 Sounds is an alternative workspace that wants t(...)

Bram Stoker Festival: the Dublin event runs from Friday until Monday. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall

The final bank-holiday weekend before we give up the ghost for the year has, happily, plenty of ghostcentric events – and a whole lot more besides, ri(...)

Achill Island: . Visit the disappearing beach of Dooagh on your wayv to Keem Breach

Animals may be preparing to hibernate, but that doesn’t mean the rest of us have to – or that we should. Belfast native Prof Geoffrey Beattie, a form(...)

In a word ... matrimony

“I’ve no wish to hurry you, luv. But have you seen the time? It’s quarter to 10 and we’re supposed to be there. At 9 . . .” I always liked those early(...)

Fullstop Acrobatic Theatre went a little too far for some in the audience with its risqué Outside the Box performance at the Spraoi International Stre(...)

Julie Fowlis

This year’s Temple Bar Tradfest is richly diverse, and features everything from a celebration of Donegal fiddler Johnny Doherty to a children’s céilí(...)