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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: How to Build Your First Robot – Smock Alley, Dublin

Writers: Ian Toner &Keith-James Walker Director: Sarah Finlay Reviewer: Sophie Ryan It’s a story we have all heard before. Boy gets dream job. Boy loses dream job. Boy builds robot in a bid to get his dream job back. Wait, what? Ian Toner and Keith-James Walker’s story How To Build Your First Robot devised by Monkey Backstage provides a unique ...

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Tiger Dublin Fringe: The Party – Morrison Hotel, Dublin

Writer: Devised by Ensemble Directors: Aoife Courtney &Deirdre Lennon Reviewer: Ciara Murphy Devised by Ready Fire Aim and Fizzy Thinking theatre companies,The Partyis am immersive theatre experience based on George Orwell's classic novel, '1984'. Framed as the high-budget PR launch to Ireland's newest political party, the performance is convincing from the very beginning. On arrival guests are ushered into the ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: Hitting the Mark – Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin

Writers: Cillian Ó Gairbhí and Seán Tadhg Ó Gairbhí Director: Aaron Monaghan Reviewer: Monica Insinga The playwriting debut of Cillian Ó Gairbhí, Ramblin Man’s co-artistic director, comes with a provoking script written with his brother Seán Tadhg Ó Gairbhí about an actor’s version of Purgatory in the current theatre/media business in Ireland. The show is about what happens when a ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: The Well Rested Terrorist – The Peacock, Dublin

Writer: Maud in Cahoots Director: Zoe Ní Riordáin Reviewer: Ciara Murphy The Well Rested Terrorist is a live concept album directed by Zoe Ní Riordáin for the Tiger Dublin Fringe. Performed by Maud in Cahoots, and featuring work by Rory Fleck Byrne and Martin McCann, the piece straddles the realm between theatre and musical event. The theme of the show ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: At Sea – The New Theatre, Dublin

Writer: Just The Lads Directors: Darren Sinnott &Liadain Kaminska Reviewer: Orna O’ Connor At Sea presented by Just The Lads is currently running at The New Theatre as part of the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival. This production is Co-directed by Darren Sinnott and Liadain Kaminska. Evolving from a devised college project as part of a Trinity drama module At Sea ...

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TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE: Samuel Beckett’s Fizzles in the City – 14 Henrietta Street, Dublin

Writer: Samuel Beckett Director: Sarah Jane Scaife Reviewer: Ciara Murphy Samuel Beckett’s lesser known prose piece Fizzles takes the stage at the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival. Directed by Sarah Jane Scaife and presented by Company SJ as part of the wider series, ‘Beckett in the City’, Fizzles merges prose, theatre and multimedia in an enthralling performance. Scaife states that Company ...

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