Mockingbird Cancellation Leaves Theatre Gap

Mockingbird Cancellation Leaves Theatre Gap

The Bord Gais Energy Theatre has a five-day hole to fill in its schedule following the cancellation of a UK and Ireland tour of To Kill a Mockingbird. The English based Jonathan Church Productions had been granted rights to stage the play by the Harper Lee Estate but...
Vicar Street Gets Green Light

Vicar Street Gets Green Light

Dublin could have a major upgrade to one of it’s most important music venues as early as 2020 after news today that planning permission has been granted for a Vicar street Hotel. Work could begin shortly on the 185 bedroom hotel adjoining and ultimately linked...
The Greatest Show for Belfast

The Greatest Show for Belfast

The Greatest Show – For Families, a collection of songs and performance from the movie of (nearly) the same name is coming to Northern Ireland and the SSE Arena in April. It will be a popular addition to the leading Belfast venue’s calendar for 2019,...
The Big Interview: Mark Egan at the INEC

The Big Interview: Mark Egan at the INEC

This is a busy time of year for venues and we decided to take a look at how a few of our Entertainment for Business members are steeling themselves for the Festive season. First up we sat down with Mark Egan at the INEC in Killarney who have a blockbuster schedule of...
Comedy Adds New Venue for Galway

Comedy Adds New Venue for Galway

The Vodafone Comedy festival in Galway is expanding to a new venue on Eyre Square with the erecting of a Yurt alongside the familiar Spiegeltent. The Mongolian style tent will seat around 100 people and will be open for four shows on Friday and Saturday of the...