Wed, 27 Jan, 2021
Tom Lane is back in Cork for the third instalment of his lighthearted series, writes Cathy Desmond.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
The inaugural Cork Proms will be staged at Cork Opera House during the Midsummer Festival, in June, and will, hopefully, become an annual event, says Siobhan Howe.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
Reggae royalty, Ireland’s most famous comedy actress and Cork’s first ever Proms concerts are just a few of the attractions at this year’s Cork Midsummer Festival.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
Classical music lovers on Leeside are in for a treat this summer with the announcement that Cork Opera House is taking us to the Proms.
Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
The concerts were announced after Ms O'Sullivan was diagnosed with what friends have described as a 'life-changing illness'.
Sun, 03 Mar, 2019
Cathy Desmond reviews The Nightingale and the Rose at the Everyman, Cork
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
Michelle O’Brien, mezzo-soprano, was born and raised under the magic of the Shandon bells in Cork (hence her nickname ‘Shellybelles’).
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
Cara O’Sullivan and Majella Cullagh have joined forces for a touring show of favourite tunes, writes Jo Kerrigan.
Mon, 02 Oct, 2017
Cork Midsummer Festival launches today for 10 days of theatre, art and family fun. Des O’Driscoll selects a few of the upcoming highlights.
Fri, 16 Jun, 2017
The musicality of the Cork accent has a captivating charm which is to the advantage of harmonising swing trio The Stargazers, writes Ellie O’Byrne.
Wed, 08 Mar, 2017
Gibert O’Sullivan, Tommy Tiernan, and a wealth of opera, musicals, and theatre are just some of the highlights at Cork Opera House this year.
Fri, 10 Feb, 2017
Tue, 13 Sep, 2016
Despite success with previous productions, John O’Brien’s new opera wasn’t granted the funding for an extended run, writes Cathy Desmond
Thu, 08 Sep, 2016
Sat, 03 Sep, 2016
Cathy Desmond rounds up the best opera and classical events coming up in Ireland and further afield
Wed, 17 Aug, 2016
Cork Midsummer Festival
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016
As well as a production of La Traviata, Cork composer/conductor John O’Brien has a number of other projects on the way, he tells Jo Kerrigan
Fri, 17 Jun, 2016
Majella Cullagh will perform at a fundraiser next week for St Mary’s in Cork, writes Jo Kerrigan
Tue, 29 Mar, 2016
A €500,000 fundraising drive is under way to save and restore a landmark church and priory in the heart of Cork City.
Mon, 09 Feb, 2015
MUSIC NEWS: U2 caught us all by surprise earlier this week with the release of their new album, Songs Of Innocence, as part of a tie-in with Apple.
Fri, 12 Sep, 2014
Majella Cullagh interprets Tom Lehrer and so much more in her new show, says Jo Kerrigan
Tue, 25 Mar, 2014
LIVE MUSIC: Fleetwood Mac - The O2, Dublin
Wed, 25 Sep, 2013
Acclaimed tenor Ronald Samm describes Orpheus, in which he plays the lead role, as “a loving and stately opera”.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2013
A devoted mother whose conjoined twins beat the odds to survive has been named Cork Person of the Month.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2013
Thu, 30 Aug, 2012
MUSIC NEWS: Noel Gallagher managed to win his own gold medal for sibling wind-ups at last week’s Olympics closing ceremony.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2012
Everyman Palace Theatre, Cork
Wed, 16 Nov, 2011
THE Lord Mayor of Cork led a multi-faith ceremony yesterday as the city marked the national day of commemoration for the first time.
Mon, 11 Jul, 2011
TRIBUTES poured in yesterday for David Gordon, one of the country’s most colourful choreographers, who died yesterday, aged 69.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2007
TED CROSBIE, chairman of Opera 2005, last night launched the organisation’s programme for the coming season at the Heineken Brewery — and specifically, next week’s opening of The Marriage of Figaro.
Fri, 11 Feb, 2005
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