The culture charts
DUBLIN BOOK FESTIVAL 2013
Four days of readings, public interviews, debates, book launches and workshops. Dublin's largest book festival celebrates Irish published authors and Irish publishing, across the whole range of genres, from comedy and literary fiction, business, cookery and travel, to poetry and Irish-language events. November 14-17, see www.dublinbookfestival.com.
Fíbín presents its acclaimed version of the modern Irish classic An Triail by Mairéad Ní Ghráda for Leaving Cert students, as you've never seen it before, using puppets, masks and engaging visuals. November 18-22, 10.30am and 1.30pm.
ROMEO AND JULIET
The Tchaikovsky Perm State Ballet presents Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, accompanied by The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre, November 13-15, with choreography by Kenneth MacMillan. See www.ticketmaster.ie.