Five things to do this week

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Five things to do this week

1|Cinema|

A DOCTOR’S SWORD

The 70-minute documentary on the amazing life of Castletownbere doctor Aidan MacCarthy — he was in Nagasaki for the dropping of the atomic bomb — gets a limited cinema release.

  • Omniplex in Mahon, Cork; IFI in Dublin

2|TV|

TRUE DETECTIVE

No, it hasn’t had the impact of the first series, but season two with Colin Farrell and co reaches its finale with a moderate rating as a decent cop drama.

  • Tonight, Sky Atlantic, 9pm

3|theatre|

BY THE BOG OF CATS

Marina Carr has reimagined the Greek tragedy Medea and given a modern setting to its tale of a woman haunted by her past. At the Abbey in Dublin from Friday.

  • www.abbeytheatre.ie

4|art|

UILINN

The West Cork Arts Centre in Skibbereen is hosting a new exhibition of paintings from Meath-born artist Charles Tyrrell.

5|gig|

LIVE AT ST LUKE’S

Mick Flannery’s appearance on Friday is next for the series of gigs at the former church on the north side of Cork city.

Des O’Driscoll

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