Surrounded by the gentle glow of candlelight, you'll listen to musical masterpieces created by the brilliant minds of Ennio Morricone, Henry Mancini, James Horner and John Williams, among others. No doubt these tracks will sound familiar, as they give life to films such as Jurassic Park, Harry Potter and Star Wars. Still, with this concert's sublime performance and stunning atmosphere, you'll feel as if you're listening to them for the first time.
Legends of the Fall
Sound of Music
Charlie & The Chocolate Factory
La La Land
dlrChoice is a Season of Summer Shows brought to you by Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council Arts Office under the Local Live Performance Scheme funded by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media.
It features more than 50 performing acts: from children's entertainers to jazz quartets; comedians to singer songwriters; classical music to electronica; and opera to trad, bringing the thrill and joy of live performance back to public outdoor spaces at the Walled Garden in Marlay Park, Moran Park at dlr LexIcon, Myrtle Square off George's Street and Dundrum Library.
Dublin Quays Festival – a multi venue Music Festival taking place along the banks of Dublin’s River Liffey – are delighted to announce that it takes to the water again with another line up of new, exciting music and top quality established acts. Established in 2017, the Festival has hosted brilliant acts like The Murder Capital and Pillow Queens over its short tenure and thanks to crucial funding from the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media we can now continue to showcase some of the best acts that Ireland has to offer.
The Festival will host 16 shows ove
Acting royalty takes centre stage in Dublin, Kerry and Galway this August as legendary actress Kate O’Toole takes on the role of narrator for The Playboy of the Western World – The Musical.
This mischievous, musical adaptation of Synge's classic is being presented outdoors under canvas, in the style of a 1950's theatrical fit-up!
Joining Kate will be 15 other actors and musicians for this raucous and rollicking reworking of Synge’s classic play which is set in a radio studio in 1959 during a live broadcast, with the cast, dubbed the Atlantic Broadcasting Corporation, playing act
Rathfarnham Rhythms: Reels to Rock, Leslie Dowdall & Mike Hanrahan
The Office of Public Works (OPW) is delighted to announce the next performance in the Rathfarnham Rhythms: Reels to Rock series of seven free online concerts at Rathfarnham Castle.
On Thursday 5th August tune in for a wonderful evening of song in the company of Leslie Dowdall (In Tua Nua) and Mike Hanrahan (Stockton's Wing). With a repertoire ranging from Leslie and Mike's own compositions, 'Wonderful Thing' and 'Beautiful Affair', to songs by Maria Muldaur and Antony Hegarty (Anohni), this is the perfect musical accompaniment to a long, bright summer evening! Watch on rathfarnhamcastle.ie.
Breda Cashe Productions presents
The Dead, An Opera
An original production by The Performance Corporation
Music by Ellen Cranitch.
Libretto by Tom Swift.
Directed by Jo Mangan.
Producer Breda Cashe is delighted to bring the acclaimed musical drama based on James Joyce’s best-loved short story – The Dead, An Opera – to audiences for 4 much anticipated performances this summer.
The Dead, An Opera occupies a musical space all of its own between opera and music theatre. This production features a sterling cast of Suxannah De Wrixon, John Molloy, Kathy Rose O’ Brien and Rache
County Cork singer-songwriter and award-winning, double-platinum selling artist, Mick Flannery has released six studio albums, three of which reached No. 1 status in Ireland. His last offering in 2019 was widely lauded as his finest to date.
With his latest release, Mick touches on loose themes of ambition and the search for a meaningful life in the context of a musician’s sometimes feckless and dysfunctional lifestyle.
Tickets are available in a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 6 (from 3 households).We are really looking forward to welcoming you back to the Séamus Ennis Arts Centre.In l
A true tale from history recreated by people who have no idea what happened.
Live performance is back! Comedy is back! Histrionix is back!
And this time we’re talking about getting back.
We’re asking our historians to tell us true tales of great returns, shocking restorations and amazing homecomings.
Before we completely mangle them.
Histrionix is a show designed to tell you a story from history while totally confusing you as to what actually happened.
It’s a mixture of comedy improvisation and historical lecture.
A historian tells a lesser-known, true story from history but i
A series of eight socially distanced events taking place on one main stage across one weekend in the historic and beautiful setting of IMMA, the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital Kilmainham.
Tickets will be available for each show in groups of 4 & 6 persons only. Each group will be assigned a numbered pod at the event.
The program will celebrate the diversity of talent nationwide with a focus on supporting and celebrating emerging Irish artists alongside established performers. With six music shows stretching genres of Indie, Folk, Soul, to very special Orchestral performances