Scripts Ireland’s Play writing Festival
Lots of great events in this Festival so check out their programme on www.scriptsireland.com . Birr plays host to an ensemble of playwrights, producers, actors and directors, all discussing, presenting and producing riveting new works for stage.
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
13th July to 16th July 2017
This innovative playwriting festival features a host of exciting events for lovers of theatre - those who want to create, perform, engage and watch live new theatre in beautiful surroundings. Performances from Fishamble, Branar and Siobhán Donnellan; Workshops with acclaimed writer/director Gina Moxley and director of Fishamble, Jim Culleton; Pop-Up Plays and Open-Mic. A weekend of theatre awaits you!
Contact: www.scriptsireland.com Box Office (057) 91 22911
The lighting of the Uisneach beacon fire was the signal for igniting fires on many hills across the whole island creating a unique ‘fire eye’ with Uisneach being the pupil. This heralded the coming of summer.
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