EVENTS

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Climate Change Exhibition Launch

Thurs 5 Dec @ 7pm

Birr Theatre and Arts Centre

Info: The 12th Annual Common Ground Exhibition. Official launch by Caelan Bristow , Eco Architect.

Cost: Free

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Bosco Magical Garden and Sleeping Beauty

Sun 5 Jan @ 2pm

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

Info: After starring on Irish TV for three decades, you’ll see why Bosco remains a firm favourite for each new generation. Enjoy the enchanted story of Sleeping Beauty where an evil Fairy-Night filled with jealousy try’s to harm Beauty but luckily she has very good fairy friends. With its brilliant array of Characters, lots of fun and excitement through this completely interactive live experience with the absolute magic of Puppet Theatre

Cost: €11 (4 tickets for €39) Duration 75 mins no interval

Contact: www.birrtheatre.com or 057 91 22911

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Christy Dignam and Joe Jewell

Some Songs and Stories

Thurs 9 Jan @ 8pm

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

Info: Aslan's extraordinary singer and frontman Christy Dignam and his lifelong friend and co-founder of Aslan, songwriter/guitarist Joe Jewell perform together in this intimate acoustic show featuring the main hit songs of Aslan; Crazy World and This Is. The duo will also perform some very special cover songs by other artists such as David Bowie and Pink Floyd that inspired the duo throughout their rock n roll career with Aslan.

Cost: €25

Contact: www.birrtheatre.com or 057 91 22911

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Film@BirrTheatre - Balloon

Tues 14 Jan @ 8pm

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

Info: East Germany 1979. The Strelzyk and Wetzel families want to escape the strict Cold War regime under which they live, and experience a world of freedom. They come up with a daring plan…Based on true events, Michael Herbig’s thrilling drama recreates the incredible story of how two families planned to flee to the West in a homemade hot-air balloon.

Cost: €5 (Friends €3)

Contact: www.birrtheatre.com or 057 91 22911

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The Furey's

Thurs 16 Jan @ 8pm

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

Info; Legends of Irish music & song The FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs I will love you, When you were sweet 16, The Green Fields of France, Red Rose café, From Clare to Here, Leaving Nancy, Steal Away.

The FUREYS have been entertaining audiences worldwide for over four decades, Including presidents, prime ministers and Pop John Paul II.

Cost: €30

Contact: www.birrtheatre.com or 057 91 22911

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Tullamore Club Sessions :- The High Seas

Fri 31 Jan @ 8pm

Rugby Club Tullamore

Info: The High Seas are a new trio made up of musicians Caitlín Nic Gabhann (concertina, dance), Ciarán Ó Maonaigh (fiddles) and Cathal Ó Curráin (vocals, bouzouki, fiddle) and they have just released their first self-titled album.The band skilfully weave together the colourful strands of Irish music, song and dance into a tapestry of tradition, giving a sonic performance that is both playful and profound, ethereal and brooding.

Cost: €15. 086 1677330.

EVENTS Calendar

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Tullamore Club Sessions :- The High Seas

Fri 31 Jan @ 8pm

Rugby Club Tullamore

Info: The High Seas are a new trio made up of musicians Caitlín Nic Gabhann (concertina, dance), Ciarán Ó Maonaigh (fiddles) and Cathal Ó Curráin (vocals, bouzouki, fiddle) and they have just released their first self-titled album.The band skilfully weave together the colourful strands of Irish music, song and dance into a tapestry of tradition, giving a sonic performance that is both playful and profound, ethereal and brooding.

Cost: €15. 086 1677330.