Element Pictures are opening the Movie Theater of the PÁLÁS in Galway. The story started 14 years ago and consumed over 9milion in investment. Today is Galway UNESCO City of Cinema and EU Capital of The Culture 2020 bringing the architectural gem with three screens and bar to public enjoyment. The Shape of Water – On Screen of PÁLÁS Today… An other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified […]
World’s Only Mystic Theatre ‘U Mosta’ with Gogol’s Marriage and McDonagh’s ‘The Cripple Of Inishmaan’ | An Taibhdhearc in February
Unique and mystical Theatre ‘U Mosta’ from Russia for the first time in Ireland!
In Dublin and Galway with Marriage by Gogol and Cripple of Inishmaan by McDonagh
“What’s the CRAIC?” With Darius Ivan Since start of the Craic in Galway project the Vox Pop became a tool to find out how people in the streets of the Friendliest city experience the craic. This is the comeback of our popular page. This time we are back in the streets with the very same question capturing your answers to Virtual reality of the city on 360 degrees video!
A Government Office BY NDREK GJINI The carpet here is tired and worn as my neighbor’s old winter coat. The dead legs of the officer’s desk like four exclamation marks (!!!!) In the middle of them his two legs as two capital ( L) letters. Above them his two furtive hands move over and under that desk, constantly. Over the desk; the mask is never lifted. https://ndrekgjini.com/2015/07/11/ndrek-gjini-the-death-of-night/
The Seumas O’Kelly players take to the stage in An Taibhdhearc next week with the hilarious comedy “Noises Off” by Michael Fryan. Backstage antics take centre stage in this fast-paced no-holds-barred view of a theatre company preparing for and performing during a touring run of their play “Nothing On”. “Noises Off” a play directed by Christina McKeogh is a collection of the mounting tensions between the cast threaten to spill out onto the stage. Miscommunication, missed cues, the occasional missing actor and of course the obligatory love triangle all come into play as the story unfolds and the cast of this doomed production try to hold it together to the end of […]
GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry. The 1916 Rising is often referred to as a ‘poet’s revolution’. Taking this as her starting point, poet Emily Cullen PhD, will introduce the work of international poets of revolution – historic and contemporary – including Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam and Rafeef Ziadah. After that Galway-based Albanian poet Ndrek Gjini MA, who lived through the oppressive Enver Hoxha regime in the 1980s, will talk about Communism in the Balkans in the middle of the 20th Century and will discuss the work of Visar Zhiti and Vaclav Havel. He also will read from his work. All Are Welcome!
TURF invites the audience on an investigative journey, punctuated with provocative, fiercely athletic and beautifully detailed movement. Situated somewhere deep within the Irish soul, it tells the story of one life, but many selves.TURF, by the Rowan Tolley Company, will run at The Connacht Print Works from April 29 – May 1 at 3pm and 6pm as part of the Galway Theatre Festival 2016 Tickets €8 Town Hall Theatre, Courthouse Square, Galway. Tel. 091 569 777 http://www.galwaytheatrefestival.com Performed by Frank Farrell, TURF searches for the tenderness through a fractured landscape. Sculpture, Installation, Performance, it explores not how to hold the TURF but how the TURF takes a hold of you. At […]
She strides on in plaid tweeds, and shimmies around…
DruidShakespeare sweeps the boards at Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards – Druid Theatre Company, Galway, Ireland
DruidShakespeare sweeps the boards at Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards Druid won 5 awards for DruidShakespeare at tonight’s Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards: Best Production Best Director – Garry Hynes Best Actress – Derbhle Crotty Best Actor – Marty Rea Best Costume Design – Doreen McKenna and Francis O’Connor Marie Mullen spoke on behalf of DruidShakespeare director Garry Hynes: ‘It is a privilege to accept these awards for DruidShakespeare. Many people came along the road with us on this production, from the very early stages to the final curtain and I would especially like to thank our co-producers, Lincoln Center Festival, our associate producers, Kilkenny Arts Festival, our funders the Arts Council […]
Wingin’ It is an exciting monthly night – the only one of its kind in Galway – showcasing Improvised Comedy and Theatre. The shows are hosted by The Sky Babies – an acclaimed Galway Improv Troupe. Improv theatre and comedy is a dynamic art form: where the performers create all the content on the spot. Often fuelled by audience ideas – no two shows are ever the same! Wingin’ It continues its monthly residency on Tuesday 9th of February in The Loft @ Seven Bridge St. The night is held on the second Tuesday of each month and features guest performers from Galway, Ireland, and indeed the rest of the […]