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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: An Insignificant Man – The Pearse Centre, Dublin

Writer: Ciarán O’Keeffe Reviewer: Bryan Hogan Smilin’ Kanker winner of the 2009 Alternative Miss Ireland presents An Insignificant Man, a one-man show. It’s a cross between a stand up routine and a torch song cycle. There is something very endearing about the character Smilin’ Kanker, perhaps a mixture of the vulnerability of the performer Ciaran O’Keeffe or Kanker’s self-deprecation? Either ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: Rhubarb Crumble – Bewley’s Café Theatre, Dublin

Writer: Ghost Train Willy Director: Matthew Ralli Reviewer: Sophie Everton Ryan Upstairs in Bewley’s Café Theatre, high energy ensemble Ghost Train Willy perform their enthusiastic show Rhubarb Crumble. Written by and starring Lisa Garvey, Sharon Mannion, Danny Kehoe, Graeme Singleton and Eoghan McLaughlin present a group of second-rate actors, directors and producers gathered as a children’s theatre company as they ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: How to Disappear Completely – The Peacock, Dublin

Writer: Itai Erdal Director: James Long Reviewer: Orna O' Connor How to Disappear Completely by The Chop Theatre is currently running as part of The Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival at The Peacock, Abbey Theatre. Through a mixture of documentary, film, storytelling and a deconstruction of lighting techniques, lighting designer Itai Erdal tells the story of his mother’s terminal illness and ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: Reckoners – The Lir Academy, Dublin

Writer: Ross Dungan Director: Dan Herd Reviewer: Ciara Murphy Ross Dungan alongside 15 Oak Productions returns to the Dublin Fringe stage with his new play Reckoners. Having prior success with The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle, Dungan doesn’t disappoint. Conal McCarthy, played by John Cronin, local hard-man has just returned to his hometown, The Stra, after spending ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: Pilgrim – Smock Alley, Dublin

Writer: Philip Doherty Director: Aoife Spillane-Hinks Reviewer: Ciara Murphy The year is 2001 and Christy, played by Rex Ryan, is flying home from his J1. Having escaped to the states and returning now to a pregnant sort-of girlfriend, he is starting to reconsider his choices. Pilgrim charts Christy’s journey back to Dublin, interrupted by the tragic events of 9/11, the ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: Sick – The New Theatre, Dublin.

Writers: Roisin Coyle Director: Aoife Spillane-Hinks Reviewer: Monica Insinga Originally developed under the Abbey Theatre’s New Playwrights’ Programme, Sick by Roisin Coyle (produced by Crude Mechanics) is a powerful and daring take on the other side of caregiving. The blurb starts off with: “Sick is about what happens at the end of love.” And in just 70 minutes Coyle manages ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: Charolais – Bewley’s Café Theatre, Dublin

Writer: Noni Stapleton Director: Bairbre Ní Chaoimh Reviewer: Ciara Murphy Charolaispresented as part of this year's 'Show in a Bag' is a light-hearted comedy about one woman's rivalry with a cow. Writer and performer Noni Stapleton treats her audience to an amusing take on rural living and female jealousy.Declared a "townie"she has toget used to spending so much time on ...

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