Ireland now has the exciting prospect of developing an oil industry! Providence Resources has recently upgraded its findings on the Barryroe oil field off the Cork coast to 280 million barrels of oil; an announcement which marks the beginning of the Irish oil industry. Despite the recent discovery of large reserves of natural gas in …
French’s novel traces the gradual deterioration of the moral certainties and ethical uprightness of all the main characters.
George Bernard Shaw is not as often performed as one would wish ….
A bold young company, 5poundtheatre, operating out of the Owl and the Pussycat, opposite Richmond Station (Melbourne, Victoria) has changed all that.
Trevor’s practice was to send every man who was ambulatory to the colony of NSW which was well known to the naval surgeons .
There will be so much to see and do at the Irish Festival at the Immigration Museum Melbourne, on Sunday 18th November that it might be advisable to have a plan of action!
Come and share your stories and marvel at the courage and adventures of the women pioneers.
Indeed, it would be true to say that many parts of Mary Robinson’s 1995 address to the Oireachtas could be seen as a blueprint for the Irish Government’s present initiative.
It is odd to be thinking of photographic portraits on heavy paper as monumental. But that is exactly what David Monahan has achieved in his stunning art photo documentary series, Leaving Dublin, on display at the Immigration Museum until 25 August 2013. Viewing it should not be put on a long finger. It’s the sort …
Literary tourism is a strange monster – a bit mystical and very superstitious. Cities acquire the properties of second-class relics – one can reverently partake of some of their mana and metaphorically touch the hem or the coffee cup that might have touched the lip.
They show Joyce at his most exuberant, going over the top continually, and to huge comic effect