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Ireland

State support for the arts in the Republic of Ireland will reach its highest level in more than a decade in 2019, following the...

Celebrating Samuel Beckett and Brian Friel, Arts Over Borders presents site-specific events in both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Jane Coyle discovers...

Eva O’Connor’s new play - in Edinburgh as part of the Culture Ireland Showcase – attacks that classic crux of contemporary Irish drama: progress,...

Abortion in Ireland is a knotty subject. Laura Wyatt O'Keeffe’s play Vessel attempts to untangle some of that complexity. With careful, fine detail, she peels...

In a generation of Irish playwrights who achieved international recognition by chronicling a country in rapid, often convulsive, transition from centuries-old entrenchment to a...

Belfast’s Lyric Theatre and Prime Cut Productions were the big winners at this year’s Irish Theatre Awards, winning four categories including best production for...

The chair of the Arts Council of Ireland has described a 5% increase in the organisation’s funding for 2018 as “a huge disappointment”, following...

The Irish capital’s arts festival has mirrored the expansion and evolution of its host city over the past 60 years. Eleanor Turney finds artistic...

Funding of the arts in Ireland is to be revamped by new guidelines that promise to broaden access and provide greater stability for organisations...
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