St Patrick's Festival

WOMAN CRUSH WEDNESDAY: ST PATRICK’S FESTIVAL DEVELOPMENT MANAGER CHLOE O’CONNOR

Meet Chloe O'Connor, Development Manager of St. Patrick's Festival, style maven and art aficionado. We talk arts, culture and life-changing moments.
Montpelier Parade by Karl Geary

BOOK REVIEW: MONTPELIER PARADE BY KARL GEARY

Take heed, there's a fresh new voice in literary fiction. A moving debut novel, Montpelier Parade by Karl Geary is the story of Sonny, a teenage boy looking for love in all the wrong places.
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THE TOP THREE TV SHOWS THIS JANUARY YOU NEED TO WATCH

New year, new you. Gym regime, healthy eating goals and outdoorsy stuff. But first, TV. Here's my top three TV shows this January worth staying in for.

BOOK REVIEW: ALL WE SHALL KNOW BY DONAL RYAN

All We Shall Know (Transworld Books) by Donal Ryan is a modern masterpiece of Irish storytelling. Melody Shee falls pregnant by a young traveller boy and this sets in motion a series of life-changing consequences for the thirty three year old teacher. A thoroughly convincing female-driven narrative, Ryan's first novel told from a female narrator's perspective is as gut-wrenchingly Irish as it gets. Read my five-star review here.

WHY I’M OBSESSED WITH MAKING A MURDERER

Everyone's obsessed with the new Netflix documentary Making a Murderer. Here's what I think! And yes, I binge watched the entire series in two days.

THEATRE REVIEW: BIG MAGGIE

In Druid Theatre's Big Maggie, actress Aisling O'Sullivan has breathed life and meaning into a character previously written off as a vitriolic sociopath. Read my review of Druid Theatre's Big Maggie to find out why this play is not as old-fashioned at one might think.

THEATRE REVIEW: THE EMERGENCY ROOM’S LESSNESS

A journey into the darkly comic existential mind of Samuel Beckett, The Emergency Room presents Lessness with Olwen Fouere at its heart.

BOOK REVIEW: THE GREEN ROAD BY ANNE ENRIGHT

The most achingly Irish tragedy you will ever read, Anne Enright's The Green Road is nothing short of a masterpiece.
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