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DUBLIN THEATRE FESTIVAL: King of the Castle – Gaiety Theatre, Dublin

Writer: Eugene McCabe Director: Garry Hynes Reviewer: Laura Marriott There is always excitement in the air when Druid stage a new production. For the 2017 Dublin Theatre Festival they are presenting Eugene McCabe’s play King of the Castle at the Gaiety Theatre. Often described as an unsung Irish classic King of the Castle has the potential to be an excellent ...

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From Eden – Bewley’s Café Theatre @ Powerscourt, Dublin

Writer: Stephen Jones Director: Karl Shiels Reviewer: Saoirse Anton Stephen Jones’ From Eden documents just one conversation between two strangers one New Year’s Eve, but through its acerbic comedy and stark storytelling it is a show that will prey on audiences’ minds long after they have left the theatre. Jones’ writing is well-balanced, keeping the heavy issues tackled in the ...

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DUBLIN THEATRE FESTIVAL: Hooked! – Civic Theatre, Dublin

Writer: Gillian Grattan Director: Don Wycherley Reviewer: Rachel Rafferty Set in a sleepy village in rural Ireland, this quirky monologue performance resonates on a number of levels. Hooked! is writer Gillian Grattan’s bittersweet indictment on the petty meanness that is part and parcel of small town Ireland. This is a disturbing and funny study on the ways we hide our ...

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