What would MacDonagh, Pearse, Yeats or Lady Gregory have us talking about today? We’re asking the question – Do words still matter? Can artists still inspire and guide us? Join us and celebrate Ireland’s ancient and noble traditions of poetry and storytelling… by dragging
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
28th May 2016 at 8:00 pm
them by the scruff of the neck into the new century! This revue-style show promises an incendiary evening of stories, songs, poems and conversation. Notorious troubadour Fergus Costello, champion spoken-word poet Cormac Lally (Scene of the Rhyme), and activist-rapper Temper-Mental MissElayneous (Connected, RTE 2) share the sage in a show that mixes poetry, storytelling, humour and music with revolutionary passion!! A fundraiser for the Cloughjordan Community Amphitheatre project.
Contact: (057) 9122911
Longford Chamber of Commerce & Industry have announced details of Longford Business Expo 2018.
Time: 28th September to 29th September 2018
A wide range of events are planned for across the region on Culture Night, please check the website for event close to you.
Time: 21st September 2018
Time: 18th September to 20th September 2018
Hosted by Waterways Ireland. Keep up to date with programme of events on the website.
Time: 10th September to 12th September 2018
The people of Athlone, Westmeath County Council and Destination Athlone are organising a Food and River Festival , the 'Shannon Feastivel' to take place on the banks of the River Shannon.
Time: 8th September to 9th September 2018