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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# on stage

Last year
# on stage
Oliver Cromwell, a confession box and sex work - Dublin Fringe Festival unveils its 2022 programme
This year sees topics including climate change and the mother and baby homes being explored through art, music, theatre and performance.
All time
# still the one
Shania Twain was extremely charmed by an Irish lad who joined her on stage in Philadelphia
# Abbey Theatre
Pat Kinevane: 'We can be terribly cruel - so that drives me to try and make some sense of people'
Pat Kinevane has won an Olivier Award for his acting. He’s currently showing his acclaimed trilogy at the Peacock Stage in the Abbey Theatre.
# A view from the bridge
What Fran did next: Peter Coonan goes Italian for the stage
Coonan spoke to us about the transition from stage to screen.
# Quiz
Do You Even Know Who You’re Seeing At Electric Picnic?
Identify the bands you’ll be watching on stage this weekend.
# on stage
Irish men are being asked to say what they think about sex work
It’s for a play by TheatreClub.
# musical memories
Tears, tantrums and Irish pride: What it's really like performing in the Eurovision
We chatted to Brian Kennedy, who represented Ireland back in 2006.
# who is hedda gabler
"She could set the world alight - but she’s not allowed, so she sets fire to people’s hair"
Actress Catherine Walker talks about playing Hedda Gabler.
# Abbey Theatre
Can these famous names help write and perform six plays in 24 hours?
Oh yes they can.
# Ted on Broadway
Father Ted: The Musical could happen, says Graham Linehan
“Careful now”
# on stage
What was your favourite live performance of 2014?
Music, theatre, and more.
# stage rage
Video: Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day loses it in on-stage rant
He was very, very angry.