Five things to do this week

Des O’Driscoll picks the best events for the week ahead

1|TV| THE FARTHEST

Superb documentary from Irish director Emer Reynolds that puts a personal spin on the incredible Voyager space project.

  • Tuesday, Sky Atlantic, 9pm

2 |gig| THE ENGLISH BEAT

Original vocalist Dave Wakeling fronts one of two touring versions of the marvellous 2Tone band.

  • Wednesday, Whelans, Dublin; Thursday, Amp, Cork; Friday, Shortts, Waterford

4|film| IT

If you don’t have a fear of clowns yet, chances are you will by the time you finish watching this adaptation of Stephen King’s tale of supernatural child-stealing.

  • Friday, cinemas nationwide

4 |gig| MARY COUGHLAN

The stalwart of the Irish scene makes a rare trip to Macroom, Co Cork.

  • Friday, Riverside Park Hotel

5 |dance| RADIO HERMITAGE

She was raised in Russia and is married to a Corkman. Now, Ksenia Parkhatskaya has created a new dance show that feeds from jazz styles and beyond.

  • Friday-Saturday, Firkin Crane, Cork


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