Posts Tagged ‘festival’

Bealtaine Festival 2015

Bealtaine Festival 2015
Garter Lane Arts Centre is thrilled to announce Mulligans Pharmacy as sponsor of Bealtaine 2015 in Garter Lane. May belongs to the Bealtaine, a festival that celebrates creativity as we age with over 120,000 people nationwide now taking part in Bealtaine. The 2015 programme at Garter Lane is jam packed with visual art workshops, tours, [...]

Karan Casey to headline Gealach Gorm Singer / Songwriter Festival

Karan Casey
The 4th Gealach Gorm Singer Songwriter Festival to be held on 18th and 19th April 2015 in The Gealach Gorm Theatre Kill, will continue to build on the outstanding success of previous years events. The Festival took its first tentative steps with the 2012 event and a rural audience were amazed [...]

Clancy Brothers Festival 2015

Clancy Brothers Festival 2015.
A great range of workshops will be on offer during the Clancy Brothers Festival of Music and Art 2015. The workshops, many of which will be free, take place on Saturday May 30th and Sunday May 31st in various locations in Carrick-on-Suir. Arts workshops include ‘Paint and Play’ run by Montessori teacher Jane McLoughlin for children [...]

Tramore gears up for Promenade Festival

The Promenade Festival in Tramore.
The newly formed Tramore Chamber of Tourism & Commerce are finalising plans for The Promenade Festival 2015. The award winning festival is back for a second year in July 3rd,4th,5th in Tramore. The programme of events is set to wow audiences as the town gets ready to play host to 80,000 people over three days . Mary [...]

Daytripper returns to Waterford in July

UB40 will headline Daytripper in Waterford on Saturday, July 4th.
Two of three nights at Waterford’s live music festival Daytripper in July have now been confirmed. The festival, now in its third year, will be headlined by UB40 on Saturday, July 4th and by The Darkness the following evening, all at the Bolton Street Car Park. The main act on the Friday night has yet [...]

Tramore Ska Festival proves a great success

The Selecter, fronted by Pauline Black, produced a fantastic set at O'Shea's, Tramore.
The fourth Ska Festival in Tramore proved a great success over the Easter Weekend and plans are already in place to potentially extend the event over four days next year. Hotels, hostels and guest houses were full in the town for the event, event organiser Owen Kavanagh told The Munster Express, with Mark Dunne also assisted [...]

‘The Selecter’ headline Tramore Ska Fest

The Selecter
Tramore Ska and Reggae festival are blazing a trail to the 2015 event which will be held over the Easter Bank holiday weekend April 3/4/5. This year’s festival boasts an exclusive Irish show with UK Ska legends The Selecter as their headline act. You’ll be able to hear their stone cold amazing debut album “Too [...]

The Clancy Brothers Songwriting Competition

Recording artists Gale Force 3 brought music from West Clare to the Clancy Festival last year. 									| Photo: Joe Cashin
With a prize fund of more than €1200, the Clancy Brothers Songwriting Competition is now open for entries. The competition is open to all musical genres and styles and to all ages and nationalities. As long as it is a song, it is eligible for entry! With free entry, and big prizes, this is a [...]

Moe Lights Up Berlin!

'Patrick's Day' star Moe Dunford, pictured with photographer and correspondent Dan McGrath. 							| Photo: Editorial Images
Dungarvan actor’s star firmly in the ascendant Exclusive: Dan McGrath in Berlin Many of us are intrigued with red carpets event. Just look at the hours many of us spend glued to TV sets, to watch prestigious events such as the Oscars. Last Monday (February 9th) in Berlin, one of our own, Moe Dunford, [...]