Rose Rushe

Rose Rushe

Commercial Features and Arts Editor at Limerick Post

rss feed Twitter Author's Website

Rose Rushe's Latest Posts

Limerick Summer Music lights up with Vladimir and Anton

Limerick Summer Music lights up with Vladimir and Anton

| June 25, 2017

THE sight of an idle pavilion in their grounds has inspired a Limerick rugby club to pitch their vision of culture beyond the leather oval. There is a three-year plan being fashioned for Pig’nPorter Tag Rugby Festival by host Old Crescent RFC. They have set about mounting a July suite of events by 2020, integrating […]

Continue Reading

McCourt and Angela’s Ashes – The Musical

McCourt and Angela’s Ashes – The Musical

| June 23, 2017

WHAT would the McCourt men make of ‘Angela’s Ashes – The Musical’? Opening in Lime Tree Theatre on July 6 into July 15, it prompted Limerick Post to get on to writer Malachy McCourt. He is Frank’s little brother. Based in New York, this octogenarian has a big spirit, a big well of stories and […]

Continue Reading

Downsizing made easy at Clarina’s Cois Carraig

Downsizing made easy at Clarina’s Cois Carraig

| June 22, 2017

ATG Properties has launched a development with a difference at Clarina Co. Limerick. The development is exclusively for residents over 50 years of age and is aimed  specifically at those interested in the innovative concept of downsizing – moving to a smaller, more manageable home. The cost of maintaining and heating a larger residence can […]

Continue Reading

€4000K commercial/ residential challenge on William Street

€4000K commercial/ residential challenge on William Street

| June 22, 2017

IN THE heart of the city at No. 45 William Street – across from Allens – there is a tall challenge waiting for the right investor. We write of a commercial premises, not trading currently, and a three storey tier of two bedroom apartments of varying size overhead. Below street-level there is a basement for […]

Continue Reading

Contact Studios hanging out in Peggy’s Parlour

Contact Studios hanging out in Peggy’s Parlour

| June 22, 2017

THE Project Motive, a visual artist grouping, has got behind Contact Studios in its 20th year to stage the glory of local artists in a bold new venue, Mother Mac’s Bar on High Street. Ongoing, we have a daily chance to view mixed media works by Kathleen Bartlett – Julie Brazil – Ann Daly – […]

Continue Reading

Dan Mooney: Me,  Myself and Them

Dan Mooney: Me, Myself and Them

| June 20, 2017

“BEAUTIFUL. Dark. Funny.” That’s how novelist Dan Mooney would like his work to be perceived by a weighty critic. Meeting in a local, this Limerick man is there first with a Stephen King in hand and he is disappointed. Mooney loves King for his sense of menace but this latest from the horror King, he […]

Continue Reading

Wilde on promenade at Pery Square

Wilde on promenade at Pery Square

| June 19, 2017

A FULL salon for  theatre when it is 24Celsius and life on the deck at home has sundrenched appeal? Congrats to Tiger’s Eye for its debut production on Sunday when it staged ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ to capacity at No. 1 Pery Square – indoors and out. There’s a joie de vivre to this […]

Continue Reading

Choral songs of The Orthodox Spirit

Choral songs of The Orthodox Spirit

| June 19, 2017

Composer Igor Stravinsky: “Music praises God. Music is well or better able to praise him than the building of the church in all its decoration; it is the church’s greatest ornament.” CHAMBER Choir Ireland’s new concert series, ‘The Orthodox Spirit’ is a hauntingly beautiful programme that traverses centuries, countries and composers. It connects at its […]

Continue Reading

Newsreel for arts….

Newsreel for arts….

| June 19, 2017

Screendance’s Light Moves call out  LIGHT Moves Festival of Screendance Symposium has announced its open call for papers and presentations. The symposium encourages artistic and scholarly exchange and debate in screendance and related disciplines – performance, dance, film, visual arts, sound and text. Organised by Dance Limerick, it invites screendance makers, spectators, advocates and academics […]

Continue Reading

Anúna workshop for Limerick Sings choral festival

Anúna workshop for Limerick Sings choral festival

| June 17, 2017

THE enchanting chanted strains of Anúna delighted all at University Concert Hall when this choral group celebrated 30 years with an amped-up concert in April. Not ‘amped’ in the sense of expanded orchestra and soaring violins. No, because Anúna’s spare beauty is achieved through intricate harmonies, voices of ethereal command bringing us original composition in […]

Continue Reading

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close