Matthew Bourne’s once-controversial retelling of Swan Lake with a male focus has become an iconic production, writes Ellie O’Byrne
Thu, 21 Feb, 2019
Five fun things to do around Ireland this weekend.
Sat, 18 Jun, 2016
At age 17, Daniel Sloss deferred university to become a stand-up comedian. He hasn’t looked back since, says Richard Fitzpatrick
Fri, 20 Nov, 2015
The film turned musical is back in Dublin where it all began, writes Padraic Killeen
Fri, 03 Jul, 2015
Irish women are lapping up burlesque, with its sexy and expressive moves, and now, writes Norma Costello, Ireland is holding a pageant
Mon, 14 Jul, 2014
US actress Lindsay Lohan is to make her stage debut in London’s West End in a play about the movie business.
Thu, 26 Jun, 2014
An African prince who starred in the classic movie Zulu has described how the film’s star Michael Caine was just a shy young actor on set.
Sun, 01 Jun, 2014
Actress Olivia Colman got her third TV Bafta in two years as hit crime drama 'Broadchurch' scored a hat-trick at the annual awards tonight.
Sun, 18 May, 2014
Blue star Lee Ryan was joined by his bandmates in court today as he pleaded guilty to failing to provide a specimen and to criminal damage – after he urinated on a police cell floor.
Fri, 02 May, 2014
Three women have been attacked with a hammer after they disturbed a man who had broken into their hotel room in the middle of the night.
Mon, 07 Apr, 2014
Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter’s portrayal of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor’s tempestuous relationship has been recognised with a TV Bafta nomination in the UK.
What has made Stones in His Pockets such an enduring success is its appeal to the imagination of audiences, says director, Ian McElhinney, who is married to its author, Marie Jones.
Thu, 27 Mar, 2014
Matthew Bourne re-imagines the classic ballet Swan Lake, says Tina Darb O’Sullivan.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014
Almost 80 people were injured, seven seriously, after a theatre ceiling collapsed on them in London’s West End.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2013
Teeming with common lodging houses, and home to a criminal underworld of murderers, pornographers and child gangs, TV show Ripper Street is back tonight for a second series.
Mon, 28 Oct, 2013
A bankrupt stockbroker who defrauded millions of pounds from some of Britain’s shrewdest business people was today ordered to pay a nominal £1 (€1.17) fee.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2013
Once the musical, which began life as a tiny budget film on the streets of Dublin, is fast turning into a financial juggernaut.
Sat, 17 Nov, 2012
Shayne Ward is engaged, it has emerged.
Wed, 26 Sep, 2012
European property investors are so spooked by the sovereign debt crisis that a blinkered focus on the best neighbourhoods of London, Paris and Berlin means they are missing much better deals in far-flung locations.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2012
The Spice Girls were reunited once more yesterday on the very staircase which proved to be their step to stardom.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2012
Roberto Di Matteo now has two weeks to prepare his Chelsea side for their sixth Champions League semi-final in nine years.
Thu, 05 Apr, 2012
Jane Goldman has teamed up with ‘Harry Potter’ for the classic ghost story, The Woman in Black, says Declan Cashin
Fri, 10 Feb, 2012
I WOULD hate to be stuck with people my own age the whole time.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2011
A WEST END legend is to set to take an Irish stage by storm to help Ireland’s favourite twins.
Wed, 20 Jul, 2011
Former 'Doctor Who' star David Tennant and his assistant in the show, Catherine Tate, are to appear together on stage for the first time in a new production of 'Much Ado About Nothing'.
Sat, 08 Jan, 2011
Protesters marching against plans to increase student tuition fees have clashed with police in London’s West End.
Tue, 30 Nov, 2010
Hollywood star Ben Affleck said British actor Pete Postlethwaite took a lot of persuading to appear in his new film, 'The Town'.
Mon, 20 Sep, 2010
Boy band singer Lee Ryan has been charged with assault after allegedly hitting his fiancee, police said today.
Fri, 20 Aug, 2010
KENTUCKY Fried Chicken (KFC) was ordered to pay out almost £19,000 (€22,000), after a cockroach was found eating a chip in one of the busiest branches in Britain.
Tue, 11 May, 2010
The widower of reality TV star Jade Goody allegedly raped a teenager while his friend held the bedroom door shut and told him: “Do what you’ve got to do.”
Mon, 12 Apr, 2010
OFFICE rental prices in Cork and Dublin plunged a third last year – some of the sharpest declines worldwide.
Wed, 24 Feb, 2010
ALEXANDER McQueen’s family gathered for his mother’s funeral yesterday just one day after the fashion designer killed himself.
Sat, 13 Feb, 2010
THE world of fashion was reeling yesterday after the apparent suicide of “creative genius” Alexander McQueen.
Fri, 12 Feb, 2010
The fashion world was left reeling tonight by the death of celebrated British designer Alexander McQueen.
Thu, 11 Feb, 2010
Stars of stage and screen turned out tonight to pay tribute to Stephen Gately at a concert in memory of the late Boyzone singer.
Sun, 29 Nov, 2009
DETECTIVES are unlikely to investigate a claim by model Katie Price that she was raped unless she co-operates with them.
Sat, 19 Sep, 2009
Detectives are unlikely to investigate a claim by model Katie Price that she was raped unless she co-operates with them.
Fri, 18 Sep, 2009
Model Katie Price will not be making a statement to police over claims she was raped by an unnamed celebrity.
Detectives investigating Britain’s biggest jewellery heist have recovered a loaded firearm, Scotland Yard said.
Fri, 14 Aug, 2009
TWO robbers who pulled off Britain’s biggest jewellery heist may have concealed their identities with film-style rubber masks.
A RAID on a Mayfair jeweller is believed to be the biggest gems heist in British history, it emerged yesterday.
Wed, 12 Aug, 2009
A raid on a London jeweller is believed to be the biggest gems heist in British history, it emerged today.
Tue, 11 Aug, 2009
Model and 'Wag' Danielle Lloyd returned home today after undergoing surgery on her leg following a nightclub attack, her management said.
Tue, 26 May, 2009
Danielle Lloyd has undergone hospital surgery following a nightclub attack, her management said today.
Celebrities mourned the loss of Natasha Richardson as they joined her grieving husband Liam Neeson at a private wake for the actress.
Sat, 21 Mar, 2009
An Iraqi doctor was today found guilty of conspiring to murder hundreds of people with car bomb attacks on London and Glasgow.
Tue, 16 Dec, 2008
Police in London today smashed a modern-day “Fagin’s gang” who forced young children into a life of crime.
Thu, 24 Jan, 2008
TWO of the best-known people in Cork theatre were finalising the script last night for their fairytale wedding next week.
Fri, 14 Dec, 2007
Pop Idol winner Michelle McManus is set to play the Virgin Mary in a new musical stage role.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2007
The potentially deadly nature of the Glasgow Airport car bomb attack became clearer today.
Sun, 01 Jul, 2007
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