Pat Kinevane returns with wonderful Silent

Pat Kinevane’s wonderful one-man play, Silent which was a hit at the Galway Arts Festival when it played at Druid Theatre two years ago will return to the city’s Town Hall Theatre next Thursday...

Bluegrass on menu at Monroe’s from diverse Lands End

The Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell With members from Ireland, England and Germany, Lands End are a six-piece bluegrass outfit who play Monroe’s Live this Friday, June 14th. The band met last April at...

Time to point the finger and fire the Sugarman

TV Watch with Dave O'Connell There’s a fundamental problem with the premise behind The Apprentice – why, if you were so successful in your own right beforehand, would you want to dispense with your...

Tommy Tiernan embarking on tour of islands

Tommy Tiernan will visit the Galway islands of Inis Oírr, Inis Mór and Inisbofin this summer as part of his World Tour of Ireland’s offshore islands. Like a man on a...

Limerick band Senekah for Monroe’s Live

Limerick band Senekah play Monroe’s Live on Friday next, June 14. The alternative rock group first fell into place in the latter half of 2005. Vocalist Rob Hope and bass-player,Yvonne Conaty...

Westport Festival a real family event

Arts Week with Ciaran Tierney Last year’s inaugural Westport Festival of Music and Performing Arts was so much fun that the only question on revellers’ lips as they left the picturesque grounds was whether...


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