Shakespeare Window at DSS

The Shakespeare Window

This beautiful stained glass window, the property of the Dublin Shakespeare Society(DSS) will be installed in the Teachers’ Club in the next few months. It was originally thought to have been a Harry Clarke window but it was later determined that it came from the “Harry Clarke School”. It was mounted in the wall of […]

Rehearsed Reading ITSoTG

In the Shadow of the Glen ~ Auditions

Paul Maher is looking for actors for a rehearsed, site specific reading of ‘In the Shadow of the Glen’ by John Millington Synge at Glenmalure Youth Hostel on Sunday 18 August. The actors required are Young men x2 Older man Young woman. Glenmalure Hostel is believed to be the site of the cottage in which the action […]

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BLACK SUNSHINE ~ Auditions

Auditions for Rehearsed Reading Season 2019/20 BLACK SUNSHINE Rehearsed Reading Saturday 31st August 2019 Written by: Ray Murray Director: Valerie Greene Auditions: Wednesday 17th July @ 8.30pm & Thursday 18th July    @ 8pm Venue: Teachers Club Please Contact: Ray 086-3728476 or raymurray204@gmail.com from 21st June    – 5th July or Valerie 086-8837138 or vamgreene@icloud.com on or after 6th July SYNOPSIS “Black Sunshine is a full length play […]

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Rehearsed readings 2019 – 2020

The theme for our Rehearsed Reading this year is: “As You Like It” Relevant Dates for your diary Saturday August 31st   “Black Sunshine” written by Ray Murray. Directed by Valerie Greene. Saturday September 21st   “Birdhouse”, written by Padraig Denihan. Directed by Mary Conlon. November 17th    “Strongbow” written and directed by Brian Murray NIGHTLY AT 7:30PM No prior […]

The Cyrano Project

The Cyrano Project ~ Workshops

A series of three workshops that aim to introduce and develop actors to red nose clown, that will form the basis of the Shakes production of Cyrano  in the Autumn of 2019. The workshops will also be used to adapt some sections of the play and will form the basis for the selection of the […]

The Cyrano Project

The Cyrano Project ~ Auditions

A series of three workshops that aim to introduce and develop actors to red nose clown, that will form the basis of the Shakes production of Cyrano  in the Autumn of 2019. The workshops will also be used to adapt some sections of the play and will form the basis for the selection of the […]

DSS The Tempest

The Tempest

“Our revels now are ended. These our actors, As I foretold you, were all spirits and Are melted into air, into thin air: And, like the baseless fabric of this vision, The cloud-capp’d towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve And, like this insubstantial […]

Talk on The Tempest Themes

Talk on Themes of The Tempest

Dublin Shakespeare is delighted in having Jane Grogan (Associate Professor in English at UCD.) to present a general introduction to the Tempest, looking particularly at the themes been explored with our forthcoming production, directed by Paul Maher. The Talk will be held on Saturday23rd March at 7.30pm, Teachers Club, Room 6. Free Admission.    No […]

Dublin Shakespeare Society Voice Workshop

Voice Workshop

Dublin Shakes has a unique opportunity to run a weekend Voice Workshop on SaturdayMarch 2nd & Sunda March 3rd and will be presented by Kevin Crawford. (Founding member of the Roy Hart Theatre company, whose ground-breaking influence on contemporary Voice-work for theatre is internationally recognized. Kevin was a full-time member of faculty at the School […]