Liz Nolan's Classic Drive
Culture File: Emer McBride's Words on Stage09/18/14
Eimear McBride’s syntactically promiscuous, but steadfastly prizewinning debut novel has defeated many. But not Corn Exchange Theatre Co.
Culture File: Resonances - Sound and Glass
Vibrating to the ancient mystery of the Solfeggio frequencies, in Resonance, a sound and glass show at The National Craft Gallery.
Culture File - De Snob your Coffee
James Hoffman, author of The World Atlas of Coffee, on de-snobbing snobby coffee.
Culture File- Mr. Men in Edinburgh
Comedian, Conor O’Toole on the Edinburgh Freestival and his Trans-friendly take on Roger Hargreaves' Mr Men.
Culture File: Open Source Aran Sweater
"Open Source Aran Sweater" is a project to create an archive of Aran knitting as part of the global initiative, Cut, Make, Do.
Culture File: Collating the IT Information Collectors
Do you know where your data is? Aisling Kelliher on data collection, inference engines and good old fashioned cookies.
Culture File - The Company
Dublin Fringe Festival kingpins, The Company, reboot Aeschylus The Oresteia as a nightmare of social anxiety.
Culture File - 26 mixes for Geocache
A radical approach to audience building: hide cassettes of experimental music at locations in rural England for anyone with a GPS device to track down.
Culture File: IYO's Rape of Lucretia
Conductor, Stephen Barlow, on the acid colours of Benjamin Britten’s grim, The Rape of Lucretia, which tours in a new production from IYO.
Grassy acres of gurning dancers, TEDy pep talks & cava bars? Expect none of that at Enniskillen Beckett Festival.
Culture File - Svetlana Rudenko
Synesthesia, the politics of contemporary Ukraine and the legacy of John Field, with Wicklow-based pianist, Svetlana Rudenko.
Culture File - The moth and Butterfly
Culture File brings its “storynet” (aka microphone) to Galway storytelling club, Moth and Butterfly, to meet instigator, Órla McGovern.
Culture File - The Gillie of Lough Mask
The underwater landscape of Lough Mask and the fish that hide there, with gillie Michael Harnesse.
Culture File - Handball Alley Art
In recent years there has been a great deal more contemporary art in handball alleys, than handball. Photographer, Kenneth O’Halloran isn't about to buck the trend.
Culture File: Performance Psychology
Fight, flight and the concert pianist, with performance psychologist, Jaime Diaz.
Culture File: Popical Island Music Collective
The bliss of having your own venue, as enjoyed by Dublin musical collective, Popical Island.
Culture File: The Golden Section
The ancient glint of the golden section in music and painting, with artist, Maurice Quillinan.
Culture File: Rehearsed Readings with Druid
“A space to do our thinking out loud…with an audience,” is how Druid’s Thomas Conway describes the company’s program of rehearsed readings.
Culture File: Crowdfunding Books
The power of the hive with Alys Fowler, whose next apicultural love letter of a book is being crowdfunded via internet publisher, Unbound.
Culture File: Sewing Computers
Artist-engineer, Nora O Murchú, is using LilyPad to teach young girls to sew computers. Because that’s a thing.
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