Five things to do this week

Des O’Driscoll looks at five things to do in the world of arts and culture this week.

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THOMAS KENT: 1916 REBEL

Five things to do this week

Today is the 100th anniversary of the execution of Thomas Kent, and among the events to mark the occasion is this play about his life.

Everyman, Cork, until Friday

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GAME OF THRONES

Five things to do this week

Jon Snow has got everyone talking again. Hopefully, we’ll finally find out what happens the formerly deceased hero.

Tonight, Sky Atlantic, 9pm

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WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?

Five things to do this week

It’s been five star reviews all round for this production of Edward Albee’s modern classic.

Gate Theatre, Dublin, until June 11

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RITA COOLIDGE

Five things to do this week

The star of the 1970s folk scene plays two gigs in Ireland: National Concert Hall Dublin on Wednesday; Cork Opera House Cork, Thursday.

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CORY HENRY

He’s the keyboardist with cutting-edge jazz outfit Snarky Puppy, and will be playing at the Sugar Club in Dublin on Thursday, and Cyprus Avenue in Cork on Friday.


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