RSSEntertainment

Five Houses: crises of displacement and loss

Five Houses: crises of displacement and loss

| October 25, 2016

THE latest creation by Moyross Community Drama, working with the GAFF resource centre, is ‘Five Houses’. From GAFF board member Monica Spencer, we hear that ‘Five Houses’ is “a dramatic response to the crises of displacement and home that pervade our news every day. The distress of families and individuals at home and across the […]

Continue Reading

Halloween Spooks Parade at the Parkway

Halloween Spooks Parade at the Parkway

| October 21, 2016

LIMERICK kids are set to enjoy a unique children’s Spooks Parade and family fun day to kick off the Hallowe’en season at Parkway Retail Park on Saturday, October 29. Led by Count Dracula, children will go store to store on a spooky adventure, trick or treating staff and customers alike. As well as Count Dracula […]

Continue Reading

#clubbing Habitat welcomes a new house band

#clubbing Habitat welcomes a new house band

| October 21, 2016

SECRET Society at The Granary is hosting its first live gig this Saturday 22. THE SOCIALITES is the newly formed house band debuting a set of live Funk/ Jazz/ Disco from 9:30pm. The organiser at Habitat couldn’t be “more excited to be involved in this cool new project!” The Socialites will provide the soundtrack for your […]

Continue Reading

#highlights  Live at Dolan’s this weekend

#highlights Live at Dolan’s this weekend

| October 20, 2016

There is a feast of live entertainment coming up at the Dock Road venue this weekend. Singer/ songwriter Róisín O will release her new single ‘Better This Way’ this weekend. The video for the new song was filmed  in Iceland, directed by John Broe to a backdrop of awe-inspiring, harsh Icelandic landscapes, mirroring the tone […]

Continue Reading

#playinglimerick  Windings have no fear

#playinglimerick Windings have no fear

| October 20, 2016

LIMERICK Post is sitting with Steve Ryan SR and Patrick O’Brien POB of Windings in a songwriting studio at the Music Generation Creative Centre on Sexton Street. The same studio where the closing track ‘Late Praise’ from the band’s new album was recorded by guitarist Mike Gavin. The duo talk about recording the album with […]

Continue Reading

#newmusic Windings to launch ‘Be Honest and Fear Not’ this weekend

#newmusic Windings to launch ‘Be Honest and Fear Not’ this weekend

| October 19, 2016

This week’s Entertainment Pages feature Limrockers Windings chatting about recording an album in just three days and mulling over what to drop from the setlist for this Saturday’s launch gig in Dolan’s Warehouse. Limerick Post Newspaper is out Thursday morning and available in Digital Edition at www.limerickpost.ie

Continue Reading

‘Wrongheaded’: response in contemporary dance to 8th Amendment

‘Wrongheaded’: response in contemporary dance to 8th Amendment

| October 18, 2016

SET aside Thursday October 20 at 8pm for Dance Limerick’s atmospheric base in the converted church of St John, in John’s Square. There are two shows running back to back, Liz Roche’s ‘Wrongheaded’ and ‘Bias’ by Katherine O’Malley – who trained intensively in Russia – in an unusual double bill of contemporary dance. From the […]

Continue Reading

Brilliant and beautiful: Vladimir and Anton ‘live’ at UCH

Brilliant and beautiful: Vladimir and Anton ‘live’ at UCH

| October 18, 2016

VLADIMIR and Anton are young, brilliant violinists/ arrangers and old friends to University Concert Hall – and indeed the Irish, credited with vital career support over the last decade. These Slovakian brothers Jablokov are touring on the back of a new album launch, ‘Vladimir & Anton Live’, recorded at sold-out nights in Wexford Arts Centre. […]

Continue Reading

Druid’s FUEL fund favours Limerick playwrights and producers

Druid’s FUEL fund favours Limerick playwrights and producers

| October 17, 2016

LIMERICK yielded two winners when the mighty Druid Theatre named four recipients of its mentoring FUEL programme. Liam McCarthy of Octopus Soup, a writer, actor, director is one and Wildebeest Theatre, created by Maria Boylan of GAFF with Priscilla Nic Chonmara, Meadhbh Haicéid and Liam Quinn, join him in the credits. Andrea Cleary and Little […]

Continue Reading

Specsavers Limerick present “HOCUS POCUS”
 at University Concert Hall

Specsavers Limerick present “HOCUS POCUS”
 at University Concert Hall

| October 17, 2016

This October, Specsavers Limerick proudly presents a Halloween screening of the classic family film Hocus Pocus, at University Concert Hall, with all proceeds in aid of Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin. This fancy dress screening will take place on Sunday, 30th October at 3pm, and children – young and old – are welcome to come […]

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