Tag: Yeats

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…

Review: Ancient Rain

This review was originally written for The Reviews Hub. Director: Chris Drummond Composers: Paul Kelly, Feargal Murray, Camille O’Sullivan Inspired by last 100 years of Irish poetry and centring around the theme of the four elements, Ancient Rainprovides an aural exploration of Ireland’s past and present. Poetry ranging from Seamus Heaney to Paula Meehan is used as a platform from…