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6 Reasons Why You Should See The Weir

6 Reasons Why You Should See The Weir

On the wall about seeing The Weir? Well, that’s fair – we all need some degree of convincing. In any case here’s our 6 reasons why you should see Conor McPherson’s contemporary classic – The Weir! 1. The Weir Deals with the Paranormal Mr. McPherson’s gentle tale about the thin membrane...read more →

Lighting The Pillowman

Lighting The Pillowman

Belfast’s Ciaran Bagnall provides a delicate, passionate account of why he is so proud to be working on The Pillowman and in the theatre industry I’ve been a Martin McDonagh fan for a long time. One of my first major “breaks” as a professional lighting designer was to light...read more →

Martin McDonagh and Galway Town

Martin McDonagh and Galway Town

After sitting in on an interview with Andrew Flynn, Jamie Cullen felt it necessary to put some things into a Galwegian perspective. Nineteen years ago Andrew Flynn, who currently holds the position of Artistic Director with Decadent Theatre Company but was then learning his trade as Assistant Stage Manager...read more →

The Pillowman is on the Moor

The Pillowman is on the Moor

When a fledgling, energetic Wexford writer meets theatre at its very best I urge you to try and imagine the simple, yet excitable melodies circling in the mind of the author on a Monday morning on his way up to The Green Apple to witness the first reading of...read more →