In the News

Playing to the child within

“‘There is only good theatre and bad theatre, it doesn’t matter whether the target audience is children or not,’ says actor Louis Lovett, the new resident Theatre Maker at The Ark”
SARA KEATING Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The label of the personal

WHEN PRODUCER Manfred Eicher established the German independent music label, ECM – the letters stand for Edition of Contemporary Music – in 1969, there was, he says, “no plan, nothing”. He simply wrote to the musicians he had met on the road and asked whether they would be interested in recording for the new label, writes RAY COMISKEY
Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Piping up for the Pale

At next week’s Temple Bar TradFest, a photographic exhibition will document Dublin’s long, varied and sometimes underrated contribution to the history of traditional music, writes SIOBHÁN LONG
Monday, January 25, 2010