Dublin-based All City Records (of which Allchival is a sub-label) have been in the game too long to misjudge, especially in an Irish context. They hav(...)

All about my father: Olwen Fouéré in Danse, Morob.

For a long time now, Olwen Fouéré has been Ireland’s leading avant -garde theatre performer. But what does that really mean? Broadly, the avant-gard(...)

Danse, Morob: Olwen Fouéré in Laurent Gaudé’s play. Photograph: Luca Truffarelli

A woman advances through mist and forest, led by a pack of yelping, growling dogs. It was the first image that came to the award-winning French novel(...)

Actor Olwen Fouéré talks  open relationships and Waking the Feminists on this week’s Róisín Meets . . . podcast.

“I never believed that you could love two people. I was always very absolutist,” actor Olwen Fouéré says in the latest episode of the Róisín Meets . .(...)

Olwen Fouéré: intent and solemn throughout, determined  to communicate. Photograph: Tristram Kenton

Lessness An Taidhbhearc, Galway ****   It may seem like a hiding to nothing or a mordant little joke, but Olwen Fouéré’s app(...)

Stop making sense

We’re always trying to make sense of what we see. The lens of the eye presents images upside down, and the brain gradually adjusts the picture. We’re (...)

Olwen Fouéré: her command is nothing less than astonishing, and her final facial expression – a moment of suspended awe – is pure physical poetry

Riverrun Druid Theatre, Galway Arts Festival***In all the recent efforts to popularise the work of James Joyce, his unfathomable last novel, Finnegans(...)