Tag: The Circus Animals’ Desertion

Five Favourites of 2016

  It’s that time of year again. The clock is ticking down on the final few days of 2016 (phew- we’ve almost made it)  and I’ve been thinking about all the amazing shows I’ve had the privilege of attending over the last 12 months. Now to attempt to narrow it down to my five favourites. Obviously, these are just from the…

October Blog: Attrition

The collective anticipation of NaNoWriMo is almost palpable.  Only one more day and then the manic month of writing begins. I have no reservations about participating in NaNo this year. Yes, it’s a tough slog and certainly not without its stresses but it’s also an opportunity to get a good chuck of a first draft done.  Of course, writers don’t…

Review: The Circus Animals’ Desertion

This review was originally written for The Reviews Hub. Writers: Feidlim Cannon and Gary Keegan Directors: Feidlim Cannon and Gary Keegan Inspired by Georgie and W.B. Yeats’ mystical approach to creativity, and taking its title from one of Yeats well know poems, The Circus Animals’ Desertion is a poetic response to the concept of nationhood. It begins in absurdity, which…