Patrick Freyne

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An Irish Times panel discussion on arts at the Irish Times tent at Electric Picnic. Pictured from left, Patrick Freyne, Louise Bruton, Lawrence Mackin, Una Mullaly and Peter Crawley.Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Last week Off Topic got out of the studio and went on the road to Electric Picnic. The Irish Times tent in the Mindfield spoken word area played hos(...)

 Alison Spittle describes the Set List improv show at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe as the most exhilirating thing she’s ever done. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

What do American comedians like Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler and Stephen Colbert have in common? They’re effortlessly funny, they never seem “on the spot(...)

I’ll take it: Daenerys makes her move in the season finale of Game of Thrones

In previous series of Game of Thrones, the penultimate episode has typically been the best, with the final show tidying up loose ends and suggesting (...)

Ukip leader Nigel Farage  delivering an anti-EU speech ahead of the vote. Photograph: Niklas Halle’n/AFP/Getty Images

In a butchers in Chingford at 6.55 in the morning, butcher Andrew Shaw is embracing retired school teacher Mike Burke. “We did it,” he’s saying. “W(...)

Metteo Impelliccieri and Alessio Gagliardi. The two young Italian men seemed incredulous that the UK would ever leave the EU.

In Kilburn, the changing face of UK immigration is visible on the streets. You can see people there from all over the world, but if you listen you can(...)

Eurovision Song Contest winner 2016 Jamala representing Ukraine celebrates in Stockholm, Sweden. Photograph: Michael Campanella/Getty Images

The winner of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest is Ukraine with a surprisingly powerful and political song. ‘1944’ was sung and written by Jamala, a w(...)

Nicky Byrne signs for Ireland with Sunlight during the second semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm. Photograph: Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP/Getty Images

Ireland’s Eurovision dream has crashed and Byrned, after ex-Westlife singer Nicky failed to light up Stockholm with his sparkly pop number Sunlight. D(...)

Brainstorming at 1916 Democracy Cafe: “People need to get involved and have a say in what happens.” Photograph: Nigel Hanlon

Mopping her porch on Sean O’Casey Avenue near Mountjoy Square in Dublin’s north inner-city, Ann Dolan has few hopes for Election 2016: “I don’t think (...)

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Friendship week: From best mates to bromances - All week on irishtimes.com/life-and-style, we take a closer look at friendship When Bob Marley said(...)

The doors and basements of Merrion Square, Dublin 2
Downstairs Dublin on Culture Night
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  • September 12, 2015, 11:45

Next Friday night is Culture Night, and here at the Magazine we are doing our bit to bring the capital alive, with some help from our friends in Th(...)

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