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Les Misérables – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin

Writer: Alain Boubil & Jean-Marc Natel Adaptation: Trevor Nunn & John Caird Music: Claude-Michel Schönberg Lyrics: Herbert Kretzmer Direction: Laurence Connor & James Powell Reviewer: Saoirse Anton After thirty-three years of near-continuous success, it’s clear that the creators of Les Misérables have done something right, and this touring production from Cameron Mackintosh is not about to buck that trend. In ...

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DUBLIN THEATRE FESTIVAL: A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin

Writer: William Shakespeare Directors: Sean Holmes andStef O’Driscoll Reviewer: Liam Harrison Filter’s playfully chaotic A Midsummer Night’s Dream aims to be cleverly creative enough with Shakespeare’s script to please Shakespeareans, while shaken up enough for those with less fond memories of schooldays Shakespeare. It is a performance which is heavy on the laughs, often summoned by Oberon, dressed like a ...

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DUBLIN THEATRE FESTIVAL: Hamlet – The Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin

Writer: William Shakespeare Director: Thomas Ostermeier Reviewer: Bryan Hogan The 55th Dublin Theatre Festival began with the Irish Premiere of Schaubühne Berlin’s Hamlet at The Bord Gais Energy Theatre. This is the first time for the Dublin Theatre festival to use this space and long may it continue. Director Thomas Ostermeier takes Hamlet by the throat and strips it of ...

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Dublin Theatre Festival Preview – Highlights

The Dublin Theatre Festival returns in 2014 to present 18 days of wondrous theatre, comedy, dance, performance, and so much more from national and international contexts. Returning for its 57th season and filled to the brim with stimulating artists, it is surely not to be missed. The 2014 dates run from the 25th of September to the 12th of October ...

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NEWS: The Bodyguard UK & Ireland Tour to open at Southampton’s Mayflower

The first every UK &Ireland tour of the hit musical The Bodyguard will open at Southampton's Mayflower Theatre on Thursday 12th February 2015, before embarking on an extensive tour including stop-overs in; Glasgow, Aberdeen, Newcastle, Wolverhampton, Stoke, Bradford, Stoke, Plymouth and Dublin further dates and venues are to be announced soon. Based on Lawrence Kasdan’s 1992 Oscar nominated Warner Bros. ...

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