BOGBOY

29 Jun 2010 - 10 Jul 2010

€20

BOGBOYTwo lost soulsOne beautiful friendshipAnd a terrible secret that won't stay buried When young heroin addict, Brigit leaves Dublin for rehabilitation in the country she strikes up a surprising and unexpected friendship. Her unlikely companion, reclusive middle-aged farmer Hughie, has…

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NEVER IS AN AWFULLY LONG TIME

29 Jun 2010 - 03 Jul 2010

€12

NEVER IS AN AWFULLY LONG TIME“We want choice, we want freedom, we want adventure!”We all grew up with storybooks full of happily ever afters and handsome princes waiting to save you, but real life isn’t a fairytale and who says…

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THE EARLY BIRD

26 Jun 2010 - 26 Jun 2010

€20

THE EARLY BIRDPeople don't just disappear - do they?Debbie and Jack face every parent’s nightmare when their child disappears, leaving them to deal with a gaping hole that’s been left in their lives forever.How will they go on without her,…

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CASA LISA

26 Jun 2010 - 26 Jun 2010

€15

CASA LISAA young woman struggles with the loss of love; a young man steps into his dead father's shoes; one waitress dreams of the catwalk, while another is waiting to die. On the surface are the familiar preoccupations of the…

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THE TRAILER OF BRIDGET DINNIGAN

19 Jun 2010 - 19 Jun 2010

€20

THE TRAILER OF BRIDGET DINNIGANSet on a present day halting site The Trailer of Bridget Dinnigan follows matriarch Bridget and her family in the period after her husband's death. Fiercely protective, Bridget will stop at nothing to ensure that her…

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YOU CAN CALL ME FRANCES

12 Jun 2010 - 12 Jun 2010

€7.50

YOU CAN CALL ME FRANCESA theatrical gig performed by four dancers, played on everything from a kettle to a drum machine. This dark operatic electric D.I.Y. sound will be accompanied by live movement. You can call me Frances formed seven…

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PUSH MOVE CLICK

10 Jun 2010 - 10 Jun 2010

€10

PUSH MOVE CLICKAn evening of lo –fi electronic music played on homemade analogue synthesisers accompanied by live visuals.Using three anolog modular synthesizers and a variety of other instruments including home made noise boxes and touch screen drum machines, each track…

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SEAN MILLAR IN CONCERT

09 Jun 2010 - 09 Jun 2010

€15

SEAN MILLAR IN CONCERTSeán Millar, composer /songwriter and performer launches his fourth studio album with a live show including guest appearance from DJ's, musicians and singers. Sean's recently wrote a song cycle for production Silver Stars directed at Project Arts…

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DUBLIN WRTIRES FESTIVAL 2010

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€22

DUBLIN WRITERS FESTIVAL Calling all book lovers, it’s time to get your head out of the books and get along to Ireland's premiere literary event. Dublin Writers Festival, a celebration of the very best Irish and International Writers.Don’t miss your…

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NATASHA WALKER & SUSAN MCKAY

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€10

NATASHA WALKER & SUSAN MCKAY Join Natasha Walter and Susan McKay for a pressing debate on the return of sexism, chaired by Anthea McTiernan. What message does our hypersexualised culture and its airbrushed version of femininity send out to women…

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HOW TO LIVE

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€12

HOW TO LIVEWhat effect might reading 'great works' have on the way we live and engage with the world around us? And to what extent does reading (and indeed all the arts) help shape our humanity? In Sarah Bakewell's innovative…

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HANIF KUREISHI

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€12

HANIF KUREISHIJoin Hanif Kureishi for a celebration of his recently published Collected Stories in his only Irish event this summer.Hanif Kureishi is a prolific creative force. Playwright, screenwriter, novelist and filmmaker, he has captured the zeitgeist of our multicultural and…

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JOHN LYNCH & PAUL MURRAY

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€12

JOHN LYNCH & PAUL MURRAY Irish writers John Lynch and Paul Murray discuss the highs and lows of writing the ‘follow-up’. How do writers face the challenge of the ‘tricky’ second novel? Are the jitters that inevitably accompany the literary…

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JENNIFER JOHNSTON

04 Jun 2010 - 04 Jun 2010

€12

JENNIFER JOHNSTONDublin Writers Festival marks Jennifer Johnston's 80th birthday with a celebration of the author's remarkable career.Revered today as one of Ireland's finest writers – for Roddy Doyle, the finest – Johnston was a relatively late starter. She was in…

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DAVID MITCHELL

02 Jun 2010 - 02 Jun 2010

€12

DAVID MITCHELLIn an exclusive visit to Dublin Writers Festival, Booker-shortlisted novelist David Mitchell discusses his latest work with Brendan Barrington.‘Mitchell is, clearly, a genius.’ The New York Times Book Review The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet is Mitchell’s eagerly…

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GENERATION

29 May 2010 - 29 May 2010

€5

GENERATIONEver wonder how established artists keep making great work?Ever wonder how younger artists keep having fresh ideas?Ever wondered what would happen if you put the two together?Generation is an experiment: a cross pollination of artistic generations; an exchange of processes…

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SAME DIFFERENCE WORLD APART

29 May 2010 - 29 May 2010

€15

SAME DIFFERENCE WORLD APART A young Traveller woman is forced to flee her home because of domestic violence, and finds a new home in England and a new love in the arms of an African man. When she becomes hospitalised…

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RISING

Dance/ 22 May 2010 - 23 Jun 2010

€22

Dance Space Upstairs Presented by Dublin Dance Festival RISING Discover an emerging star of British dance. In Rising, Odedra dances solos created for him by leading choreographers Russell Maliphant, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Akram Khan, and one of his own…

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THEATRECLUB STOLE YOUR CLOCK RADIO WHAT THE FUCK YOU GONNA DO ABOUT IT?

08 May 2010 - 08 May 2010

€12

It’s not their first time, but it could be their last chance.THEATREclub are ruining lives all over this city.They’re breaking hearts, stepping on toes and pissing over dreams in college lecture halls.Just as they got to an age where they…

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A LANDSCAPE OF KNOWN FACTS

Exhibitions/ 29 Apr 2010 - 26 Jun 2010

€0

Katya Sander ADMISSION FREE Katya Sander’s A Landscape of Known Facts is a newly commissioned artwork that will completely transform the gallery of Project Arts Centre. Sander’s landscape is projected like a lighthouse, a beam that scans the circular room…

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