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Heroes Return for HWCH 2014

Hard Working Class Heroes, Ireland’s annual showcase festival and conference for new music and digital, returns for a three-day event in Dublin from Thursday Oct 2 to Saturday Oct 4.

HWCH 2014 features 104 bands - selected by a judging panel of Irish and international music industry professionals from over 500 applications - playing seven venues across the capital including the Button Factory, Meeting House Square, The Workman’s Club, Bad Bobs and also smaller venues for pop-up gigs in the Gutter Bookshop and Oxfam Parliament Street.

There’s so much talent on display here, it’s...

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Heroes Return for HWCH 2014

Family Season at Dublin Theatre Festival

Dublin Theatre Festival kicks off this week, and the festival have teamed up once again with The Ark to present a season of acclaimed Irish and international productions for families and schools over the next three weeks. The Family Season runs from  September 27 – October 12th at The Ark.

This year’s Family Season has been curated by Maria Fleming (Theatre Programmer, The Ark) and includes work for schools and young families from Denmark, Ireland, Spain, and the UK. The programme includes stories told with clay in A Mano, a search into the scrapbook of the mysterious Benjamin Bean,...

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Family Season at Dublin Theatre Festival