launch of bright falls’ debut e.p ‘Logging’

Bright Falls is the project of songwriter Eddie McCormack who blends classic country music with alternative rock, while taking a narrative approach to songwriting in the vein of Drive-By Truckers, Jim White, Jason Isbell & John Prine. Thurles singer-songwriter Bright Falls will release debut E.P ‘Logging’, produced by Martin Quinn (Aine Cahill, The Strypes) of […]

Roll Up, Roll Up the Showman is Coming

Peter Corry combines the passion of Moulin Rouge, the spectacle of Barnum and the magic of ‘The Greatest Showman’ in this new show, bringing an eclectic mix of iconic songs from ‘Somebody to Love’, ‘Your Song’, ‘Rise Like a Phoenix’, ‘The Show Must Go On’, ‘Spanish Train’ to ‘This is the Greatest Show’. With dynamic […]

Swan Lake

Ballet Ireland is delighted to present this most famous of ballets, which combines romantic themes, classical technique and ethereal imagery together with Tchaikovsky’s majestic score. Swan Lake tells the story of Odette, a beautiful princess, who by day is turned into a swan by evil magician Von Rothbart, only to regain her human form at […]

The ConTempo Quartet

Formed in Bucharest in 1995, Galway’s Ensemble in Residence since 2003 and RTE’s Resident Quartet from 2013 until 2019, the multiple award-winning ConTempo Quartet is Ireland’s longest established string quartet. Their programme opens with one of Haydn’s most beloved creations, his Sunrise quartet. The nickname describes the opening bars, but all four movements are full […]

Wet Paint

Fresh from his acclaimed performance as Billy Murphy in the TV series ‘The Young Offenders’ and the feature film of the same name, Shane Casey returns to the stage in the 2019 national tour of  ‘Wet Paint’ which he also wrote. It’s 2005 and the country is booming. Jambons are selling at an all-time high […]

Finghin Collins in Concert

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of being awarded first prize in the Clara Haskil International Piano Competition in Switzerland, Finghin Collins will perform Mozart’s ‘Alla Turca’ sonata and Schubert’s A major Sonata D.959 as well as extracts from the Ros Tapestry Suite.   He will introduce the programme.  Finghin is the outstanding Irish pianist of his generation […]

Des Bishop – Take The Points

That’s good advice on the pitch but an even better metaphor for life especially when you don’t take advice well. How hard can it be for a man to say “point taken!” Des Bishop’s new show tries to digest the incredible changes we have seen in society in the last year and a half. Me […]

Tom Crean: Antarctic Explorer

Written and Performed by Aidan Dooley Tom Crean, the intrepid Antarctic explorer and one of Ireland’s unsung heroes, is brought to life in this dramatic and humorous solo performance by Aidan Dooley. Hear the riveting true stories of Crean’s Antarctic explorations as one of the few men to serve with both Scott and Shackleton and […]

The Fureys

Legends of Irish music and song The Fureys are renowned for their hit songs ‘I Will Love You’, ‘When You Were Sweet Sixteen’, ‘The Green Fields Of France’, ‘The Old Man’, ‘Red Rose Café’, ‘From Clare To Here’, ‘Her Father Didn’t Like Me Anyway’, ‘Leaving Nancy’, ‘Steal Away’ and more, return to the Source Arts […]