John Gunning

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John Gunning during his fighting days at the 18th Sumo World Championships in Hong Kong in 2012.  Photograph: Richard A Brooks/AFP/Getty

John Gunning sleeps like a baby. A baby, that is, that only sleeps about two or three hours a night. For the rest of the day Gunning, now 45, is up a(...)

The Egg is a Lonely Hunter ★★★ Project Arts Centre This monologue roves through a town so dreary, even the horses are expecting an apocalypse. The en(...)

Ireland players and management pose for a photo with sumo wrestlers at Shikoroyama-beya in Koto-ward in Tokyo. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

For this dry run ahead of the 2019 World Cup, it’s long established that Paddy Jackson would feature at outhalf against Japan on Saturday at the Shizu(...)

Maeve O’Mahony v the world in Jericho

★★★★ Bewley's Cafe Theatre, Powercourt Centre, Dublin  There’s a reason Malaprop’s engaging new show can’t seem to get started – its chosen sub(...)

Backstage at 24 Hour Plays: stage managers work out lighting and musical cues during tech rehearsals. Photograph: Peter Crawley

Leaving home at 6am on a freezing Sunday earlier this month, after less than an hour of sleep and dressed in a makeshift uniform of black clothing (...)