Tara Breathnach as Molly Bloom in her one-woman show.

Bawdy wit and searing honesty as Molly returns

“Like jumping off a cliff every night,” is how actress Tara Breathnach describes taking on the role of Molly Bloom in her one-woman show, Molly, which runs at the  city’s Town Hall Studio from...
Comedian Martin 'Beanz' Ward, who is organising this show celebrating comedy and diversity.

No joke as novel comedy show celebrates diversity

A kaleidoscope of comedy acts will take to the stage in Galway this weekend for a novel event that celebrates diversity through jokes. Comediversity, organised by Martin Beanz Ward, a gay Traveller from Tuam, takes...
Artist Cecilia Danell received €15,000 from the Arts Council.

Arts Council awards to help Alex and Cecilia develop new work

Two Galway-based artists, Alex Allison and Cecilia Danell, have received awards from the Arts Council, worth €15,000 each. They are among 24 young people, working across performing arts and literature, who received a Next Generation...
Delorentos: 'We want to produce something that’s challenging for ourselves and hopefully great craic for the audience.'

Ambitious Delorentos make Seapoint debut

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell Kieran McGuinness and Rónán Yourell from Delorentos are in ebullient spirits as they sit down with the Groove Tube, hot on the heels of an interview with Galway Bay FM. Delorentos’...

Frances Black and Kieran Goss for Loughrea gig

Frances Black and Kieran Goss will visit the Lough Rea Hotel on February 2 as part of their 2017 Reunion Tour. The nationwide tour follows the success of their shows at the Grand Opera House...
Janet Moran and Garret Keogh in The Weir.

Janet’s quiet strength adds depth to The Weir

Arts Week with Judy Murphy She’s the unknown element,” says actor Janet Moran about Valerie, the character she plays in Conor McPherson’s popular play, The Weir, which returns to the Town Hall Theatre from next...


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