John Clarke had an extraordinary knowledge of and enthusiasm about his Irish family tree.
Is comedy serious? Mary Kenneally on the risks and adventures of a life in comedy
Events at the Celtic Club for February and March
A Life in Comedy
A Film Review by Frances Devlin-Glass Sing Street, Screenplay Written and Directed by John Carney (2016), an independent film. This film is pure wish-fulfilment fantasy: a cheesy romance/comedy with a bit of grit in the backstories, but best of all a teen film which celebrates music and the communities it forms. Moreover, it has a …
There was no silver in Brendan O’Carroll’s childhood spoon
Intensive course on James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
After 44 years in showbiz, Brendan Grace still knows how to send them home smiling.’
He is wickedly witty.