A visit to Athlone

This is a really overdue blog post but better late than never. A few weeks ago meself and himself headed to Athlone for a rare night out.

Requiem for Julie

Last night Lucy and I went along to see Requiem for Julie by Sean Purcell at the Hawk’s Well Theatre. This musical was unlike anything I’ve seen before. It told the story of teenager Julie and her struggles to cope with life. I’m not going to tell you too much about the story because if […]

Sweet Charity

Last night we went to see Sweet Charity performed by the Sligo Musical Society at the Hawk’s Well Theatre. It was a very good show, with a great cast and brilliant songs. I especially liked ‘Rhythm of Life’. It was fantasic….well done Dave Flynn and cast! It was quite a long show though at almost […]

Jesus Christ Superstar, burgers and the basin

That’s possibly one of the longest blog titles I’ve ever used! Last week we went to see Jesus Christ Superstar at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre in Dublin. I saw the Sligo Fun Company perform this show 6 times…so you could say I’m slightly obsessed. To be honest though I was disappointed – the sound […]

Little Shop of Horrors

Last night I went to the Hawk’s Well Theatre in Sligo to see the Fun Company perform Little Shop of Horrors. I must have been living under a rock because I’ve never seen the Little Shop of Horrors before but I loved every minute of it! The fun company put on such a great show. […]

Calamity Jane by the Sligo Musical Society

Last night I went along to the Hawk’s Well Theatre in Sligo to see Calamity Jane performed by the Sligo Musical Society. I love the film so was intrigued to see the stage show. It really was a great production. From the singing and dancing to the costumes and stage set. It’s also suitable for […]