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British Shakespeare Association Conference at Queen’s University Belfast, 14-17th June

8 June 2018

[Quoted from BSA website.] 2018 BSA Conference – 14-17th June 2018 at Queen’s University Belfast Following on from the 2016 celebrations, the 2018 BSA conference offers...

Renaissance Re-enactment: The Visit of Archduke Ferdinand of Hapsburg to Kinsale in 1518

7 June 2018

500 years ago Archduke Ferdinand of Habsburg arrived in Kinsale, Co. Cork, having been blown off course whilst sailing from Spain to the Low Countries. He and his party spent four days...

Theatre: Much Ado About Nothing now playing at Smock Alley, Dublin

31 May 2018

Arclight Drama Studio 29 May – 2 Jun | 8PM | Boys’ School Weaving wit, romance and comedy, Much Ado About Nothing is a whirlwind race to the finish line of “happily...