MOREBIG IDEAS DALKEY BOOK FES­TI­VAL THEATRE RISE AND FALL OF THECITY OF MA­HAGONNY

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“Slow Death or Rapid Re­cov­ery”, A de­bate on the fu­ture of Dún Laoghaire (Thurs 7pm) and “Ten Global Trends That Will Change Your Life” Fri 8pm) are among the hot topics at the Dalkey Book Fes­ti­val, which runs from Jun 19- 22. Par­tic­i­pants in­clude vet­eran war cor­re­spon­dent Robert Fisk, nov­el­ists Sal­mon Rushdie and Amos Oz, and film-maker Lenny Abra­ham­son. dalkey­book­fes­ti­val.org, 086-0542531. Mean­while, poets Ea­van Boland and Paula Mee­han will talk about Dublin in the Pea­cock Theatre (Sun 6pm €12/€10).abbeythe­atre.ie This widely an­tic­i­pated Opera Theatre Com­pany/Rough Magic co-pro­duc­tion fi­nally hits the board tonight for six per­for­mances only. Di­rec­tor Lynn Parker and cast in­clud­ing Clau­dia Boyle (right) draws on the gritty ge­niuses of Ber­tolt Brecht and Kurt Weill in a pro­duc­tion which aims to pro­voke and en­ter­tain in equal mea­sure. It’s fi­nan­cially sup­ported by Sky Arts and the Arts Coun­cil. Olympia Theatre, Dublin Jun 13/15/17/ 19/21/22 7.30pm tick­et­mas­ter.ie around ’60s folk singer Karen Dal­ton. Ker­lin Gallery Un­til Jun 28 ker­lin.ie

Gior­gio Griffa

Min­i­mal, med­i­ta­tive paint­ings. Corita: works by Sis­ter Corita Kent (1918-1986). Dou­glas Hyde Gallery TCD Un­til Jul 30 dou­glashy­de­gallery.com

Philip Moss/Paki Smith

Pre­cise re­al­ism/vi­sion­ary ex­plo­rations. Tay­lor Gal­leries Un­til Jun 21 tay­lor­gal­leries.ie

My Mother’s Home

Works by Margo Banks. Stranger Than Truth: Arts and Her­itage Project by three D16 pri­mary schools. Draíocht, Blan­chard­stown Un­til Jul 5 draiocht.ie

NOUGHT YTAUGHT TO SPEKE BY CRAFTE NOUpER BY KYNDE

Phys­i­cal­is­ing lan­guage in works by Orla Barry. mother’s tanksta­tion Un­til July moth­er­stank sta­tion.com

NCAD Grad­u­ate Ex­hi­bi­tion

NCAD Cam­pus Jun 15-23 ncad.ie

On the Tightrope

Dorothy Smith and Sa­hoko Blake. Gorm­leys Fine Art Un­til Jun 28 gorm­leys.ie

Bea McMa­hon. Green on Red Gallery, Unit 3, James Joyce St Un­til Jun 28

Plot

Eva Roth­schild

Ma­jor sur­vey of the re­cent work by leading Ir­ish sculp­tor (Un­til Sep 21). Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane, Par­nell Sq hugh­lane.ie

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