Posts Tagged ‘theatre royal’

Two Brothers in concert

Two Brothers
Vladimir and Anton are Slovakian sibling musicians with a shared rare gift – mastery of the classical violin. Almost twenty years of playing together gives the Two Brothers an almost telepathic sense of musical intuition. Pushing each other on to greater heights of artistic expression, joyful harmony and thrilling clashes, this is sibling rivalry sound [...]

Make me a match…

Jon Kenny and Mary McEvoy in The Matchmaker.
he Matchmaker by John B Keane, one of Ireland’s most celebrated writers, will play at Theatre Royal on Thursday, 26th March. The play follows the efforts of Dicky Mick Dicky O Connor to make matches for the lonely and lovelorn. Keane, an avid observer of people and the cultures that bind and create their [...]

The Girl who Forgot to Sing Badly

The Girl Who Forgot To Sing Badly
Theatre Lovett, recently returned from the iconic Sydney Opera House, are on the road again with their hit show for family audiences, The Girl Who Forgot to Sing Badly and the tour reaches Theatre Royal on Sunday, 15th March at 2.30pm. Muireann Ahern Lovett and Louis Lovett are Theatre Lovett, an Irish company that [...]

Live, Love, Laugh…

“Live, Love, Laugh”, Eilish O’Carroll’s wonderfully funny, and entertaining, one woman show, is coming to the Theatre Royal on Friday, 20th February. Best known for her portrayal of Winnie McGoogan in the internationally acclaimed Mrs Brown’s Boys, Eilish brings her own incredible life experiences to this autobiographical performance – a 50s baby, the ninth of ten [...]

My Brother Joe

Margaret Murphy, pictured with the Joe Dolan statue in the singer’s home town of Mullingar.
There was a mood of happy nostalgia in the Theatre Royal for My Brother Joe (The Story of Joe Dolan). Put together by his older brother, Ben Dolan, who has assumed the role of paterfamilias or patriarch of the Mullingar family. The band is made up of family members, some friends from the original Joe [...]

Spring into the Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal
Look out next week for the delivery of the Theatre Royal’s season brochure in through your doors. There really is something for everyone this spring from children’s theatre and cinema to world performance premieres. On Thursday, 12th February, Fishamble returns with Underneath, the eagerly awaited third part of Pat Kinevane’s trilogy, following on from Silent [...]

Sky Road book launch to coincide with play

im Nolan’s new play Sky Road has been snapped up by the Gallery Press Publishers and the book will be launched to coincide with the production of the play at the Theatre Royal from 12th – 20th October. (Signed copies will be available for purchase from the Theatre Royal). Jim Nolan’s enthralling new play begins on [...]