Pan Pan's production of WHAT IS THE WORD is due to screen in Belfast and Paris in the coming weeks.
Photograph: Robbie Jack/Corbis via Getty of Pan Pan's Embers by Samuel Beckett

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Writers and co-directors Bush Moukarzel and Ben Kidd

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Jean McDonnell and Alan Johnson had a spiritualist ceremony at Bellingham Castle in Co Louth. Photograph: Jenny Matthews

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