Art

Dublin Event Guide (3-4-17 – 9-4-17)

MusicTown 2017 kicks off this week and runs from 7 – 17 Apr. There’s also the Japanese Film Festival at the Lighthouse Cinema between April 5th and 13th. The Five Lamps Arts Festival continues until April 7th.

Some good gigs in town with the Jesus and Mary Chain, Katie Kim & Crash Ensemble and Samantha Crain among others. There’s new theatre with A Life In The Theatre (Smock Alley), All That We Found Here (The New Theatre) and Yeats Besotted (Bewleys Cafe Theatre) among others.

The IMMA Collection Freud Project is a must see! National Gallery of Ireland has the ‘Beyond Caravaggio‘ until 14th May. Book now or feel awful silly!


Theatre

Yeats Besotted

AbbeyFishamble’s Pat Kinevane Trilogy – until Apr 15th
The Train – 7 – 15 April (New)

Bord Gais Energy Theatre – Blood Brothers – 28 Mar 2017 – 8 Apr 2017

Gaiety Theatre –  The Beauty Queen of Leenane – 28 March 2017 – 15 April 2017

Smock Alley – Collected Stories – April 3rd & 4th (New)
A Life In The Theatre – 3 – 15 Apr (New)

Project Arts Centre –  On Pulse –  06 Apr -07 Apr 2017 (New)
The Cove – 06 Apr 2017-08 Apr 2017 (New)

Theatre UpstairsFizzy Drinks with Two Straws – March 24th – April 8th 2017

New Theatre – All That We Found Here – Apr 3rd – Apr 15th (New)

Bewleys Cafe TheatreYeats Besotted – Apr 03 – 22, 2017 (New)

Viking TheatreDave At Large – Mar 27 – Apr 8

Mill Theatre, DundrumCopacabana – 4th – 8th Apr (New)

Civic Theatre Faulty Towers – The Dining Experience – 5 – 7 April 2017 (New)

The Gate Private Lives – until 24th June (New)


Movies

Lighthouse Cinema 
Royal Opera: Madama Butterfly (Encore) –Tue 04 Apr 2017 – 12:30
Sun 09 Jul 2017 – 14:00
NT Live: Twelfth Night (Live) – Thu 06 Apr 2017

Japanese Film Festival – Lighthouse Cinema 
JFF: We Are X (From 5th April 2017)
JFF: Tsukiji Wonderland (From 6th April 2017)
JFF: Nagasaki: Memories of My Son (From 6th April 2017)
JFF: Destruction Babies (From 7th April 2017)
JFF: Fires on the Plain (From 7th April 2017)
JFF: Harmonium (From 7th April 2017)
JFF: Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale (From 8th April 2017)
JFF: Japanese Girls Never Die (From 8th April 2017)
JFF: The Long Excuse (From 8th April 2017)
JFF: Kizumonogatari: Parts 1 and 2 (From 8th April 2017)
JFF: Kizumonogatari 3: Reiketsu (From 8th April 2017)
JFF: Poolsideman (From 8th April 2017)
JFF: Her Love Boils Bathwater (From 9th April 2017)
JFF: A Bride for Rip van Winkle (From 9th April 2017)
JFF: Happy Hour (From 9th April 2017)

IFI – FADING MEMORIES: WHO AM I – NO SYSTEM IS SAFE (+ PANEL DISCUSSION) – Wednesday 5th April 2017 @ 18.20
FROM THE VAULTS: MUSICTOWN 2017 – SOUND OF SILENTS – Saturday 8th April 2017 @ 14.00 | 20.30

Sugar Club –
Sat Apr08 – Popcorn Presents – 90’s Party Night + Clueless
Sun Apr09 – Popcorn Presents – Star Wars Sunday : Episode VII The Force Awakens
Sun Apr09 – Popcorn Presents – Star Wars Sunday : Rogue One A Star Wars Story

New Release Movies –
A Dark Song
A Quiet Passion
Aftermath
Going In Style
I Am Not Your Negro
Neruda
Raw

 


Gigs

Mon 03 Apr
Olly Murs – 3Arena
Rhiannon Giddens – Whelan’s
Sandro Zerafa 4tet – ‘More Light’ – NCH

Tue 04 Apr
Laura Cantrell – Whelan’s

Christian Scott Quintet – Future Jazz Series 2017 – Sugar Club
Artane School of Music – Annual Showcase – NCH

Wed 05 Apr
Tim Chadwick – Whelan’s (Upstairs)

Christian Scott Quintet – Future Jazz Series 2017 – Sugar Club
Brahms – A German Requiem – NCH
Kaleidoscope – Bello Bar
Lindsey Stirling – Vicar Street

Thu 06 Apr
Isaiah Rashad – The Academy
RTE CO Signature Series: Danielle de Niese – NCH
En Vogue – Vicar Street
Laetitia Sadier Source Ensemble – The Grand Social
Marlene Enright – Whelan’s (Upstairs)
Colette Cassidy & Nigel Clark (Album Launch) – Odessa
Columbia Mills – The Harbour Bar

Fri 07 Apr
Samantha Crain – Whelan’s
The Jesus and Mary Chain – The Academy
Craig David – 3Arena
Maxim Vengerov, violin – NCH
Brady/Irvine: A Tribute
Tigran Hamasyan – Christ Church Cathedral
Luke Clerkin – The Workman’s Club
Sir The Baptist – The Workman’s Club

Sat 08 Apr
King Kong Company – The Academy
Katie Kim & Crash Ensemble – The Grand Social
Guilty Optics – Tivoli Backstage

Sun 09 Apr
Amy Macdonald – The Olympia Theatre
Matt Simons – The Button Factory

 


Visual Art

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IMMA
Emily Jacir Europa – 26 November 2016 – 26 February 2017
Duncan Campbell, The Welfare of Tomás Ó Hallissy – 25 November 2016 – 7 May 2017
IMMA Collection: A Decade – 28 Apr 2016 – 08 Jan 2017
Morph and Transform – 29 October 2016 – 29 January 2017, Project Spaces
The Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection – 15 Jul – 26 Feb 2017

Jac Leirner – Institutional Ghost – 14 February – 05 June 2017

IMMA Collection Freud Project, 2016 – 2021 – 21 October 2016 – mid October 2017

RHA Gallery – between exhibitions

Douglas Hyde – February 17 – April 5, 2017

SEAN LYNCH – Gallery 1
CROQUIS – Painted Tie Designs – Gallery 2

boybitten_alt2-ashxNational Gallery of Ireland – Beyond Caravaggio – 11th Feb – 14th May

Hugh Lane Gallery

Frank O’Meara and Irish Artists Abroad  – 13 February 2017 – 11 June 2017 Artistic Migration: Frank O’Meara and Irish Artists Abroad

Eugeen Van Mieghem: Port Life  – 09 February 2017 – 11 June 2017

Chester Beatty – General Exhibition

Private Galleries:

Kerlin Aleana Egan – A House and Its Head – 31st March – 13th May 2017

Oliver Sears – Stephen Lawlor – 23 Mar 2017 — 4 May 2017

Taylor Gallery – The Michael Carroll Collection – de Vere’s Irish Art Auction – 1 – 4 April 2017

Kevin Kavanagh Gallery – Aspasia – ‘An Influential Immigrant’ – Margaret Corcoran – March 23rd – April 22nd, 2017

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