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Review: King Lear at dlr Mill Theatre, Dundrum

15 October 2017

King Lear, Mill Productions, dlr Mill Theatre, directed by Geoff O’Keeffe This production opens with pulsating music, flashes of light, and three gyrating figures moving under...

Conference: Constructing the equality of the sexes in the early modern period

12 October 2017

Constructing the equality of the sexes in the early modern period /Penser l’égalité des sexes à l’ancien régime 25th-26th October 2017 National...

Call for Papers: Extended Deadline 1 November 2017

6 October 2017

British Shakespeare Association: Shakespeare Studies Today Queen’s University Belfast, 14-17 June 2018 (BSA2018@qub.ac.uk) Image from The Belfast Tempest (dir. Andrea Montgomery,...

Review: Venus and Adonis at Civic Theatre, Tallaght

5 October 2017

This exciting, moving, and thought-provoking adaptation of Shakespeare’s narrative poem opens with a theatre within a theatre, the ornate gilt proscenium in miniature glowing...