May the 4th be with you!

Published: 3 May, 2023

May 4th is known as "Star Wars Day,"  celebrated by Star Wars fans due to the resemblance to the film's "May the Force be with You!"

Today, we want to celebrate our Alumni actor Domhnall Gleeson who played General Armitage Hux in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars - The Last Jedi and Star Wars - The Rise of Skywalker.

If you plan to dress up in Star Wars costumes, participate in trivia contests or rewatch the movies, you might also be interested in an article published in RTE Brainstorm by one of our lecturers, Daragh Black Hynes, on the music of Star Wars, which is an integral part of the franchise's identity. Composed by John Williams, the score has become just as recognizable and beloved as the characters and stories themselves How John Williams created Star Wars' iconic sound (

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