The Lost O’Casey: Gillian McCarthy as the radically reconceived Polly Pender. Photograph: Patrick Redmond

THE LOST O’CASEY Meet at the Gate Theatre ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ It’s a simple gesture, but it comes with a profound effect: a young woman handing you a keepsake (...)

Futureproof at the Everyman: the award-winning play by Lynda Radley is  part of the Cork Midsummer Festival. Photograph: Miki Barlok

*** Everyman, Cork Presented by the Everyman in association with the Cork Midsummer Festival and the Project Arts Centre, the Irish premiere of Lyn(...)

**** General Post Office, Dublin “What are you here for?” an admonishing priest asks the rebels, while tending to the wounded and dying in the GPO(...)

Michael Glenn Murphy

The Auld Fella Bewley’s Cafe Theatre @ Powerscourt **   With eyelids as big and blue as shop awnings, zip-up gowns and an “o(...)

Jennifer O’Dea, Don Wycherley and Michael Glenn Murphy in Faith. Photograph: Paul McCarthy
Review: Faith

Faith Civic Theatre, Dublin *** When people lose faith, the classical worry is not that they believe in nothing, but that they will beli(...)