Trinity LitFest Speakeasy

The Trinity Literary Festival never disappoints. This year, among other events, the line-up for the week consisted of a Joycean Evening at Sweny’s Pharmacy, one of the locations featured in Ulysses; a publishing symposium with a guest appearance from John Boyne, author of The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas; a Harry Potter-themed debate based on…

Players Review: Made Up

I’ve spent some time trying to figure out how to review Made Up, and I probably won’t do it justice. Written by Aoife Leonard and directed by Emer Heatley, Made Up is a surreal intersection of drama, poetry, and uncannily accurate real-life experience. From the outset, this play blurs distinctions. In a tongue-in-cheek breakdown of…