the culture charts
Ballymaloe Grainstore presents Shakespeare's Othello streamed live in HD via satellite directly from the stage of the National Theatre in London. The broadcast is at 7pm next Thursday with an encore screening the following morning at 11am. See www.ballymaloegrainstore.com
'Heartbeat of Home'
Created by the producers and director of Riverdance, Heartbeat of Home is a music and dance spectacular featuring a new and electrifying sound written by award-winning composer Brian Byrne (pictured). Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, September 25 to October 12. See www.heartbeatofhome.com
From the creators of last year's Pagliacci comes Orpheus, a co-production from Cork Operatic Society and The Everyman. It reinterprets Gluck's Orfeo ed Eurydice for a contemporary audience. See it at The Everyman, Cork (from tomorrow for five performances only) See www.everymancork.com