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# arts - Friday 4 January, 2013

Irish Film Institute highlights Roman Polanski films
# Film
# Film

Irish Film Institute highlights Roman Polanski films

Jan 4th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,762 Views 31 Comments

Controversial director under the spotlight in January schedule of films as two of his major movies are re-released.

# arts - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

In pics: Ellis Island and its 'huddled masses'
# Social History
# Social History

In pics: Ellis Island and its 'huddled masses'

Jan 1st 2013, 11:00 AM 14,679 Views 21 Comments

Archive photographs show “the tired, the poor” – and the occasional imposter Russian prince – who made up the millions passing through US immigration terminal from 1892.

# arts - Thursday 27 December, 2012

19 absolutely stunning Sony World Photography contenders

19 absolutely stunning Sony World Photography contenders

Dec 27th 2012, 9:00 PM 26,009 Views 24 Comments

There is just one week left for entries in prestigious global contest – and the competition is fierce.

# arts - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Every Hitchcock film ever to play in Irish Film Institute
# Call Me Al
# Call Me Al

Every Hitchcock film ever to play in Irish Film Institute

Dec 4th 2012, 8:30 PM 4,358 Views 10 Comments

Well, every one of his 52 surviving films. Which is rather a lot.

# arts - Thursday 29 November, 2012

New arts programme for people with intellectual disabilities to be launched
# Arts
# Arts

New arts programme for people with intellectual disabilities to be launched

Nov 29th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,424 Views 8 Comments

Organisers will offer classes in drama, dance and art for those with intellectual disabilities – saying that such activities help people to develop ‘better and faster’.

# arts - Saturday 17 November, 2012

The week in photos: Stellar
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos: Stellar

Nov 17th 2012, 6:30 PM 7,274 Views 5 Comments

This is the week that was, in photos…

# arts - Sunday 11 November, 2012

How art and social media helps us understand what it's like to be ill
# Experience
# Experience

How art and social media helps us understand what it's like to be ill

Nov 11th 2012, 11:00 AM 3,985 Views 1 Comment

International symposium in Cork to hear how experience of illness expressed through music, dialogue, fiction, film and other arts – as well as through social media.

# arts - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Host of famous Irish artists' work to go under hammer
# Masterpieces
# Masterpieces

Host of famous Irish artists' work to go under hammer

Nov 3rd 2012, 8:45 AM 8,632 Views 8 Comments

Paintings from Paul Henry, Jack B Yeats, Harry Clarke and Louis le Brocquy to be sold in London this month.

# arts - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Amy Winehouse play to open in Denmark
# Amy
# Amy

Amy Winehouse play to open in Denmark

Oct 25th 2012, 9:56 AM 2,899 Views 19 Comments

Danish Royal Theatre in Copenhagen to focus on life of late singer

# arts - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Ai Weiwei, Pussy Riot make art world power list
# Art Power
# Art Power

Ai Weiwei, Pussy Riot make art world power list

Oct 18th 2012, 11:43 AM 1,831 Views 1 Comment

Art Review magazine’s annual Power 100 list includes the Chinese and Russian dissidents in its top 100 influential figures in the art world.

# arts - Sunday 14 October, 2012

€5k up for grabs for Irish language short film
# Fisin
# Fisin

€5k up for grabs for Irish language short film

Oct 14th 2012, 7:45 AM 3,028 Views 4 Comments

Dingle Film Festival is launching its third scheme to support a fresh new short idea… as Gaeilge.

# arts - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Charlie Haughey drama trilogy gets major chunk of €4.5m BAI funding
# Sound And Vision
# Sound And Vision

Charlie Haughey drama trilogy gets major chunk of €4.5m BAI funding

Oct 11th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,850 Views 31 Comments

Trilogy charting Ireland through Charlie Haughey for RTÉ gets €1m funding and TG4 crime drama Corp + Anam lands €775k of the pot.

# arts - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Internationally renowned Wexford Festival Opera attracts 'heartening endorsement'
# Culture
# Culture

Internationally renowned Wexford Festival Opera attracts 'heartening endorsement'

Oct 9th 2012, 1:30 PM 4,291 Views 7 Comments

The 61st Wexford Festival Opera is close to selling out with more than a fortnight to go before opening.

# arts - Monday 8 October, 2012

Irish TV series gets third season on BBC...
# TV
# TV

Irish TV series gets third season on BBC...

Oct 8th 2012, 4:58 PM 16,507 Views 25 Comments

…and animation company behind it hopes to create 60 new jobs.

Arts provide significant direct and indirect employment to economy - report
# Arts
# Arts

Arts provide significant direct and indirect employment to economy - report

Oct 8th 2012, 2:30 PM 3,884 Views 18 Comments

The arts sector is a ‘major’ employer in Ireland – with Arts Council supported jobs generating an annual turnover of €184 million, according to a new report.

VIDEO: RTÉ's one-take promo for Big Week is impressive...
# One-stop Shop
# One-stop Shop

VIDEO: RTÉ's one-take promo for Big Week is impressive...

Oct 8th 2012, 11:12 AM 7,485 Views 31 Comments

…but we also like a similar idea performed by a school in Lisburn earlier this year.

# arts - Sunday 7 October, 2012

iPhoneography: An experiment in pictures
# In Pics
# In Pics

iPhoneography: An experiment in pictures

Oct 7th 2012, 6:30 PM 26,653 Views 17 Comments

Fan of Instagram? Wait until you see what this photographer has done with his smartphone and some of the latest picture apps out there…

# arts - Friday 5 October, 2012

In pics: 10 years of Hard Working Class Heroes
# Irish Music
# Irish Music

In pics: 10 years of Hard Working Class Heroes

Oct 5th 2012, 12:00 PM 5,229 Views 7 Comments

Music festival celebrates a decade of promoting and helps new Irish talent.

Vanishing phoneboxes doc represents Ireland in China fest
# Bye Bye Now
# Bye Bye Now

Vanishing phoneboxes doc represents Ireland in China fest

Oct 5th 2012, 9:40 AM 11,600 Views 8 Comments

Bye Bye Now, which shows how phoneboxes acted as a hub for love and life, picked to represent the nation in EU Film Festival across four Chinese cities.

# arts - Sunday 30 September, 2012

The FBI’s 10 most sought-after pieces of stolen art
# Masterpieces
# Masterpieces

The FBI’s 10 most sought-after pieces of stolen art

Sep 30th 2012, 7:45 AM 9,855 Views 5 Comments

A Renoir, a Picasso and a very pricey violin count among the lost masterpieces.

# arts - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Abbey Theatre can rebuild on current site after buying adjoining land
# Abbey Theatre
# Abbey Theatre

Abbey Theatre can rebuild on current site after buying adjoining land

Sep 26th 2012, 12:21 PM 2,638 Views 5 Comments

The theatre – which had been considered for moves elsewhere in recent years – will now stay at its current location.

# arts - Monday 24 September, 2012

Winners of Absolut Fringe Awards revealed
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Winners of Absolut Fringe Awards revealed

Sep 24th 2012, 6:15 AM 3,942 Views 5 Comments

Dogs, Farm and Death of the Tradesmen were the big winners last night.

# arts - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Nutshell Review: Funk
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell Review: Funk

Sep 23rd 2012, 8:00 PM 3,849 Views 0 Comments

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# arts - Saturday 22 September, 2012

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow

Sep 22nd 2012, 10:00 AM 1,647 Views 0 Comments

Win a pair of tickets to a hot Fringe show – and then tell us what you think of it for our readers’ review series.

# arts - Friday 21 September, 2012

Nutshell review: DISCOnnected
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: DISCOnnected

Sep 21st 2012, 8:10 PM 2,575 Views 0 Comments

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Nutshell review: Codes
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Codes

Sep 21st 2012, 7:45 PM 1,888 Views 0 Comments

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It's Culture Night around Ireland - so what's on?
# Culture Night
# Culture Night

It's Culture Night around Ireland - so what's on?

Sep 21st 2012, 11:34 AM 4,792 Views 6 Comments

A record 34 towns, cities and counties will tonight offer cultural discovery for all ages. Check out what museums, galleries, studios and events you can explore free of charge.

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow
# ABSOLUT Fringe 2012
# ABSOLUT Fringe 2012

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow

Sep 21st 2012, 10:00 AM 1,253 Views 0 Comments

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# arts - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Nutshell review: Chemistry
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Chemistry

Sep 20th 2012, 8:15 PM 3,639 Views 0 Comments

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Nutshell review: Foil, Arms and Hog... Cymbology
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Foil, Arms and Hog... Cymbology

Sep 20th 2012, 7:50 PM 2,441 Views 0 Comments

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WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow

Sep 20th 2012, 10:00 AM 1,357 Views 0 Comments

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Video: How to build a festival stage in jig time
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Video: How to build a festival stage in jig time

Sep 20th 2012, 9:57 AM 1,316 Views 0 Comments

Timelapse video shows ABSOLUT Fringe show popping up in Temple Bar.

# arts - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Nutshell review: Souvenir
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Souvenir

Sep 19th 2012, 8:15 PM 2,418 Views 1 Comment

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Nutshell review: Singlehood
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Singlehood

Sep 19th 2012, 7:45 PM 5,185 Views 4 Comments

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# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

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Sep 19th 2012, 10:00 AM 1,214 Views 0 Comments

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# arts - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Nutshell review: I'm not A.D.H.D... I'm B.O.L.D!
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: I'm not A.D.H.D... I'm B.O.L.D!

Sep 18th 2012, 8:15 PM 8,513 Views 17 Comments

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Nutshell review: The Revolution will be Televised, Retweeted and Available in 4OD
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: The Revolution will be Televised, Retweeted and Available in 4OD

Sep 18th 2012, 7:45 PM 2,588 Views 0 Comments

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# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

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Sep 18th 2012, 10:20 AM 1,433 Views 0 Comments

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# arts - Monday 17 September, 2012

Nutshell review: The Oh F**k Moment
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: The Oh F**k Moment

Sep 17th 2012, 8:20 PM 7,790 Views 4 Comments

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Nutshell review: Mass
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Mass

Sep 17th 2012, 7:40 PM 3,620 Views 1 Comment

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