RTÉ and Wexford Opera Agree Streaming Deal

RTÉ has announced today that it will livestream at this year’s Wexford Festival Opera for the first time, as part of its collaboration with European public service channel, ARTE. The collaboration will see Wexford Festival Opera’s production of Saverio Mercadante’s Il...

Blood an International Winner for Virgin

Virgin Media may be a little over a week old but they have already scored an international hit with their home produced six-part drama series Blood. The programme which will appear here as part of the station's Autumn schedule has already been sold to Channel 5 in the...

Big YouTube Plans for Littlewoods

Littlewoods Ireland is branching out into a new form of YouTube advertising with their latest €2 million campaign promoting their own label fashion line, V by Very. The campaign is running all the major TV stations and digital channels but it will also be an exclusive...

Emmy’s Show Diversity of TV Production

The diverse ways in which television is now distributed was on full display at last night's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. HBO put up a strong fight for the old guard winning the prize for Outstanding Drama Series with Game of Thrones and also capturing best supporting...

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RTÉ and Wexford Opera Agree Streaming Deal

RTÉ has announced today that it will livestream at this year’s Wexford Festival Opera for the first time, as part of its collaboration with European public service channel, ARTE. The collaboration will see Wexford Festival Opera’s production of Saverio Mercadante’s Il...

Blood an International Winner for Virgin

Virgin Media may be a little over a week old but they have already scored an international hit with their home produced six-part drama series Blood. The programme which will appear here as part of the station's Autumn schedule has already been sold to Channel 5 in the...

Big YouTube Plans for Littlewoods

Littlewoods Ireland is branching out into a new form of YouTube advertising with their latest €2 million campaign promoting their own label fashion line, V by Very. The campaign is running all the major TV stations and digital channels but it will also be an exclusive...

Emmy’s Show Diversity of TV Production

The diverse ways in which television is now distributed was on full display at last night's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. HBO put up a strong fight for the old guard winning the prize for Outstanding Drama Series with Game of Thrones and also capturing best supporting...

New Head of Children for RTÉ

RTÉ has announced the appointment of Suzanne Kelly as the new Head of Children and Young People’s Content. Kelly succeeds former commissioning editor, Sheila de Courcy who retired earlier this year having held the role since 2012. Kelly has worked exclusively in...

Local Business As Artistic Patron

It used to be the case through history that business houses in Florence and other centres of art and power were among the greatest catalysts of artistic expression. The Dublin suburb of Stillorgan may not quite be in the same league as the home of the Medici's in...

Hozier Reveals December Tour Dates

Hozier has announced the dates for a full European tour between now and Christmas with five dates on the island of Ireland. Tickets go on sale from this Friday and are bound to test the capacity of the Ticketmaster systems with a very competitive price point of only...

Sheeran’s Cork Connection

A Cork production company is celebrating its part in the new Apple documentary charting the rise of Ed Sheeran. Dog Day Media's Murray and Billy Cummings have been involved throughout the film charting the production of Sheeran's multi-platinum third album Divide....

Taken Down is Taken Global

Taken Down is to be one of the highlights of the winter TV schedule and it has already scored a win through being sold internationally. The series is from the same creative team that produced Love/Hate and is written by Stuart Carolan and Jo Spain. Whispers are that...

iPhone Next Gen is Here

The place where we consume the most entertainment in the modern era is on our smartphones. That makes yesterday's big reveal of new iPhones a story of major interest. We will not see them on the street for a while yet but orders are being taken from this Friday,...

The 1975 Playing Ireland

The 1975 have announced that they will be playing dates in Belfast and Dublin in January. The band will be touring their third studio album and will touch down at the SSE Arena on January 9th before travelling south to the 3 Arena 24 hours later. The concerts are...

Protest to Fore for Hozier

Hozier's first new music from his forthcoming album is a strong nod toward's the power of protest. In the modern equivalent of sleeve notes which he has written to accompany the song he says: "This song was intended as a thank you note to the spirit and legacy of...

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