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Myles Breen to Launch Its a Queer City

Myles Breen to Launch Its a Queer City Limerick Writer’s Centre has announced that actor and playwright Myles Breen will be launching an anthology of LGBT writing from Limerick, Its a Queer City edited by Shane Vaughan. The event will take place at the Loft Venue at The Locke Bar in George’s Quay Limerick on Sunday…


Love Thy Neighbour Summer Carnival with Myles Breen

Love Thy Neighbour Summer Carnival with Myles Breen – Left to Right: Joe Nash and Fergal Deegan, Limericks Live 95fm, Pauline Reilly, Caseys Centra, Joe Morgan, Chairperson Limerick Marine Search and Rescue, Duncan Casey, Ambassador Mid West Simon, Jackie Bonfield, Manager Mid West Simon, Kevin Foley, Caseys Centra, Richard Lynch, I Love Limerick and MC…


St Patricks Day Parade 2016 Grand Marshall Myles Breen

St Patricks Day Parade 2016 Grand Marshall Myles Breen An estimated 80,000 people are expected to line the streets of Limerick City from midday on March 17 for Ireland’s largest regional St Patricks Day Parade 2016, details of which were announced at King John’s. The Parade, which is being coordinated by Limerick City and County Council in…


Myles Breen returns to Limerick with his hit one man show

Myles Breen returns to Limerick with his hit one man show Language UnBecoming a Lady. Originally it was performed as part of Limerick Pride in 2009. The play first premiered in Manhattan’s Cell Theatre in September 2015, and is a Bottom Dog Theatre Company production which is written and performed by Breen and directed by fellow Limerick man, Liam…


Myles Breen & Bottom Dog given Limericks biggest honour

Mayor Liam Galvin with Bottom Dog Theatre’s – John A Murphy, Liam O’Brien, Myles Breen, Mike Bourke and Pius McGrath on presentation of their civic honour as Cultural Ambassadors for Limerick. Picture: Jonathan Baynes/ilovelimerick. Last week the Mayor of Limerick bestowed civic honours on actor Myles Breen, and Bottom Dog Theatre Company. Myles is now…


University Concert Hall Sleeping Beauty Panto

  Myles Breen along with Keith Duffy, George McMahon, Richie Hayes, Leanne Moore, Richard Lynch and introducing Hilda Fay will be performing Sleeping Beauty in the UCH in Limerick. The production will run from Wednesday the 16th of December 2015 to Sunday the 3rd of January 2016. Sleeping Beauty will be bursting with serious celebs, lots of…


The Book of Joe debut with Bottom Dog Theatre

The first reading and debut of Bottom Dog Theatres new play The Book of Joe took place on Sunday, 22nd November 2015, at 69 O’Connell Street (the former Belltable). Bottom Dog welcomed Limerick actors Frances Healy and Jared Nadin, Dublin actor Martin Maguire and Kerry actress Jeanne O’Connor. The event was a Pay What you Can event allowing…


Myles Breen Turns 50

In 2014 Breen turned 50. Myles was honoured with the award of Person of the Month in Limerick for his amazing contribution to the arts in the Mid-West region. Performing, directing and writing for an incredible 27 years, Myles was “thrilled” accepting the monthly award. Myles has been surrounded by the arts all his life, being…


Myles Awarded Best Actor at Origin’s First Irish Festival

Myles Breen was awarded Best Actor at a New York Theatre festival Origins in 2015. Breen won the award at Origin’s First Irish Festival, established and run by Limerick man George C Heslin, where he showcased his hit one-man play Language UnBecoming A Lady. The play which premiered in Manhattan’s Cell Theatre in September, is a Bottom…