I am greeted by three charismatic women Jo, Emma and Claire, who meet me in the Library Bar in the Central hotel. We all order Americanos (well, Claire opts for a green tea) and we settle down for a...
Emilie Pine is a very busy lady – she’s Associate Professor of Modern Drama in UCD, and now the bestselling author of Notes to Self. Emilie’s book is a collection of essays, organised thematically, with topics ranging from family...
A4 Sounds is tucked away in St. Joseph’s Parade, a little nook off Dorset Street where the budding Autumn sun creates a crisp line which rises up the bright blue wall as it sets. This is where I meet photographer...
Tara Hanneffy sits down with Wild Youth to chat about their whirlwind journey as a band. The life of a music star is never dull. So it’s no wonder that by the time I sit down with Dave and Conor...
Clara Brannigan sits down to chat with Dave from the Happy Pear to ask for some advice on how students can live a healthy and happy life, even at the most stressful of times. Dave Flynn invites me to...
Ahead of their debut at the Dublin Fringe Festival, Tara Hanneffy chats to Katie O’Byrne, one third of Rule of Three Collective, about their upcoming show ‘Free EU Roaming’, and making waves on the international stage. An Irish woman, a...
Comic actor and author Tara Flynn of ‘Not a Funny Word,’ talks about her 30 year career in theatre, television, writing, and comedy, and taking time out from it to focus on the campaign to Repeal the Eighth.   Tara Flynn...
Dylan O’Neill sits down and chats with Artistic Director of the Dublin Theatre Festival and UCD Dramsoc alumnus, Willie White. Photo credit: Alex Fagan    For many, the idea of pursuing a career in theatre, or even the arts, is often...
Claudia Dalby talks to James Kavanagh, of Snapchat and Instagram fame, about his recipe for the future.     For someone who has their fingers in a seemingly endless amount of (in some cases literal) pies, James Kavanagh started off with (relatively)...
Dylan O’Neill sits down with singer/songwriter Maria Kelly and chats about supporting KT Tunstall, performing all over Ireland and the UK, and mental health.   I met with Maria Kelly just before she left for Berlin to record songs for a...