Corboy is a SHEER DELIGHT!

It’s a huge success folks! Peter Corboy and his massively talented cast are killing it onstage at Project Arts Centre with Collapsing Horse‘s ‘The Water Orchard‘ for one more week! Don’t let it slip you by, finishes Sat, miss it miss out (but you might think we’re biased). To read an impartial review before parting with your shekels check […]

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First preview for The Water Orchard

Tonight’s the night for the first preview of the hotly anticipated ‘The Water Orchard’ by Collapsing Horse Theatre Company. Our very own Peter Corboy will join the hottest young talent this city has to offer on what could perhaps be the hottest day of the year! The show is on in the Project Arts Centre@ […]

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Mary Ryan in the PRIME of life

Mary Ryan is fast becoming one of our favourite characters on Ros na Rún with a storyline and performance that unveils new mysteries every week. We’re chuffed she’s going down so well and hope her character Maggie continues to shake things up for the characters of Ros na Rún for many months to come! Here […]

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Bandon to Birr!

Fresh from her Irish Writers’ Guild, ZeBBie win and last week’s sold-out performances at Clonmel’s Junction festival, Margaret Mc Auliffe is back on the road, this time heading to Birr Co. Offaly to perform her multi-award winning play The Humours of Bandon in Birr Theatre and Arts Centre as part of Scripts 2017, Ireland’s playwriting festival. The show starts at […]

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Sharkey to play a Mundy!

Well it would appear Julie Sharkey has moved into the Everyman this year 😉 following great performances in The Secret Garden and most recently Futureproof, Julie is once again set to wow audiences in the Rebel county with Brien Friel’s Dancing at Lughnasa this coming August 2017. She is in the middle of rehearsals for what is sure […]

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Christiane in development week

Christiane O’Mahony is wrapping up a very productive development week for Idir Mná, a new piece developed with support of Civic Theatre and its artist in residence Davey Kelleher. Congratulations Christiane, we hope you had a great week.    

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Play it Yourself!

So, I’ll put it to you…‘Ever watched a play and wish it would have gone differently? Did you ever wish the characters made stranger decisions, spoke in funnier accents or got blown up instead of got married? Ever wished you could have changed the story to suit yourself? Well now you can! In DIY Play, […]

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Peter Corboy opening next week!

We’re delighted that new(ish) Castaway member Peter Corboy is off to such a flying start! He is down to his last week of rehearsals for Collapsing Horses’s The Water Orchard before previewing and opening next week. We hope you’ve spent the last month laughing, playing, working and sweating Peter, can’t wait to catch the show, we’ve a […]

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Amy Conroy – making Magic

If her recent performance in the highly successful ‘Futureproof‘ in Cork’s Everyman Theatre and Dublin’s Project Arts Centre wasn’t enough to keep her busy, Amy Conroy has just been announced as Independent Writer-in-Residence’ at Rough Magic! ‘…we are pleased to announce Amy Conroy as our Independent Writer in Residence. Amy has written four hugely successful plays to […]

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David O’Meara or Larry David?

Castaway member continuing to astound those who can’t work out how the Curb Your Enthusiasm star managed to nail Uncle Pat’s accent in the acclaimed musical adaptation of Frank McCourt’s Pulitzer winning bestselling novel, ‘Angela’s Ashes’. We know better, tis none only than our very own David O’Meara! David opened ‘Angela’s Ashes the Musical’ in […]

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