District 8 nightclub at the Tivoli theatre in Dublin. The theatre has closed after 85 years and is being redeveloped as an aparthotel

How do you point out what isn’t there any more? When Willie White, the director of the Dublin Theatre Festival, counts off the theatre spaces that no(...)

Dublin Will Show You How: the play’s existence is a more positive outcome of collaboration than anything it depicts

DUBLIN WILL SHOW YOU HOW Peacock stage, Abbey Theatre, Dublin ★★★☆☆ How does a young woman end up living on the streets? How does a young man decide (...)

Waiting for Godot again – but this time it’s refreshingly different

Waiting For Godot Town Hall Theatre, Galway, Ends Friday March 3rd, 8pm, €22 druid.ie; then Lime Tree Theatre, Limerick (Mar 7-10); An Grian(...)

Artistic director Vanessa Fielding and Annemarie Kilshaw

Ramp – Roger O’Neill The Complex, Dublin ★★★★ Temple Bar became a cultural quarter because the district was earmarked as a bus station. Relative d(...)