The Humours of 2017

Heading up to The MAC in Belfast tomorrow is Margaret Mc Auliffe whose one-woman show The Humours of Bandon plays there tomorrow night Friday 1st, and Saturday 2nd December, rounding off a very busy 2017 for the Fishamble show. Following the highly successful spring and autumn national tours (including a critically acclaimed 4 week run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival), Margaret […]

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not 1…not 2…not 3…but FOUR in the 24 (hr plays)!

Yesterday marked the announcement of the annual 24 Hour Plays: Dublin a one-night-only gala event, in aid of Dublin Youth Theatre which will take place on Sunday 28th January 2018 at 7:30pm on the Abbey stage. The team of artists due to take part are being assembled at present but it was revealed yesterday that […]

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Gemma cast in Sucking Dublin!

Right out of the blocks for Castaway’s Gemma Kane! She has just been cast as FAT in Reality:Check Productions‘s Sucking Dublin in Smock Alley Theatre! The show will run 4 – 16 Dec at 7:30pm in the Boys’ School. Gemma is currently rehearsing with this stellar cast, for more information click on the link attached. Best of […]

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Quintessentially Anthony

Castaway are delighted for Anthony Kinahan as Quintessence  Theatre Company (a company for which Anthony is an actor / producer) have been confirmed as company-in-residence for another year in An Táin Arts Centre, Dundalk. Here’s to an exciting programme of events lined up for 2018! Below is a message from Paul Hayes, Director of An Táin […]

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Eamon and Noni in ‘Nowhere Fast’

The first episode in a new six-part comedy series for RTÉ2 entitled, Nowhere Fast screens tonight at 10pm. Keep an eye out for Castaway Actors, Eamon Rohan playing Old John and Noni Stapleton. Nowhere Fast is the brain child of stand-up comedian Alison Spittle. The show is a comedy about life in small town Ireland as […]

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“For never was a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo”

Anthony Kinahan is off rehearsing with Quintessence Theatre Company again in An Táin Arts Centre. This time it’s for a production of  Romeo & Juliet which will play at 11am from 27th-30th Nov. He’ll be very busy as is multi-roling as Friar Laurence, Capulet & the Prince. The production will display a fresh new take on Shakespeare’s […]

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FUELed up and ready to go!

Druid Theatre Company announced their latest round of FUEL participants for 2017 / 2018 and we are extremely proud to say that Jacinta Sheerin is one of the lucky four! FUEL 2017 starts today, is sponsored by SACCU & the Arts Council and Druid have announed today that they are ‘really looking forward to working with […]

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