Five things to do this week

Des O’Driscoll shares his picks for the week ahead

1|TV| PRIME TIME EMMY AWARDS

By now you’ll know if Westworld and
Saturday Night Live really did sweep last night’s TV awards in America. Highlights on RTÉ2 tonight.

  • Monday, RTÉ2, 9.30pm

2 |gig| RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS

After a postponement last year, fans of the Californian rockers finally get to see them in action again.

  • Mon-Tues, 3Arena, Dublin

3|cinema| MAZE

Largely filmed in the former Cork Prison near the Glen, it stars Tom Vaughan
Lawlor in a tale inspired by the escape of 38 republican prisoners in 1983.

  • Friday, cinemas nationwide

4|comedy| CORK COMEDY FESTIVAL

Dermot & Dave, Lords of Strut, and flocks of other comedians are performing at
various venues across the city over the weekend.

  • Thurs-Sun, corkcomedyfest.com

5|culture| CULTURE NIGHT

The annual cultural extravaganza brings another feast of free events for adults and children.

  • Friday, nationwide


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