Registration Night: For anybody interested in becoming a new member in Craobh Chualann there will be a Registration evening in Cultúrlann, 32 Belgrave Square from 8.30pm on Monday coming 11th September. There will be an opportunity to discuss matters with a selection of teachers and committee members.
Start of a new year 2017/2018 Craobh Chualann will commence its 2017/18 year with usual events, classes sessions etc on Friday 15th September Keep in touch with this website for more details about the timetable and membership applications
Craobh Chualann AGM 2017 September 4th in Culturlann at 8.00 followed by refreshments and a social event incorporating the presentation of certificates to our members who were successful in the SCT Exams. View/Download Notice as pdf View/Download Notice as Powerpoint file View/Download Agenda of AGM as pdf View/Download Agenda of AGM as Powerpoint file
Fleadh Cheoil Átha Cliath: Commemoration and Celebration
Fleadh Cheoil Átha Cliath is coming to Dalkey 10-15 May 2016. Tuesday, 10 May, the official opening of the Dublin Fleadh Cheoil will be held in the Heritage Centre in Dalkey on the 10 May. Cairde Chualann will perform a newly composed piece of music called “Rithim na Réabhlóide” by Tim Doyle and Sibéal Davitt will perform a sean-nós dance, Thursday, 12 May, we will have an orchestral performance of MARBHNA 1916 by Odhrán Ó Casaide, a requiem that was specially composed for all those who died during the Easter Rising 1916. Admission is free to this event. It will be performed in the Church of the Assumption, Dalkey. This will be an Irish language performance. Friday, 13 May, we will have a traditional concert featuring ‘Réalta’ Chraobh Chualann. This will include the best of singers, grúpaí ceoil, dancers and musicians from the Craobh Chualann branch. Tickets cost €5 for this event. It will be held in Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre, Castle Street. Saturday, 14 May, we will present a concert by the well known band RÉ. Tickets cost €15. This concert will be held in St Patrick’s Church, Harbour Rd, Dalkey. 14-15 May, Read more…
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Fleadh Átha Cliath coming to Craobh Chualann Be part of an exciting week of Irish Culture 10th – 15th May 2016 in Dalkey What is Fleadh Átha Cliath 2016? Each year Comhaltas in Dublin organises Fleadh Átha Cliath. In 2016 Craobh Chualann will be hosting the Dublin Fleadh. Central to the Dublin Fleadh are the competitions in different aspects of Irish traditional culture, the competitions cover dance, music, song and language. But there is a lot more to the Fleadh than just the competitions. The Dublin Fleadh will have more than a week of entertainment, covering traditional and contemporary Irish culture, in concerts and sessions in a variety of venues in Dalkey. Events will include the following: Tuesday, 10th May 2016: Fleadh opening event including entertainment Thursday, 12th May 2016: Special Performance of 1916 Requiem composed by Odhrán Ó Cassaide Friday, 13th May 2016: All-Stars Performance by Craobh Chualann Saturday, 14th May 2016: Concert by one of the main traditional music bands 12th May – 14th May 2016, 9PM: Sessions in local pubs in Dalkey Street Musicians More details on all events to follow. Where? All events associated with the Dublin Fleadh will be held in venues in Read more…
Members, Following a very successful visit from CCÉ Cavan last year Craobh Chualann members have been invited to join CCE Cavan on a return visit on Sunday March 13th in the rugby club at 5pm. Food and beverages available. It is planned to run a bus down from Monkstown if there is enough interest leaving at 2.30, so I would like to know as soon as possible. Please sent your name to firstname.lastname@example.org . See you all Friday night.
Members, Craobh Chualann are hosting the Dublin Fleadh in Loretto Abbey, Dalkey on 13/14/15 May 2016. We are hosting the Dublin Fleadh this year we would like to see a good representation from the craobh entering the competitions. To assist those wishing to take part we will be registering entries this Friday 4th and next Friday the 11th and following our three week break the final date for entries will be Friday 8th april. Entry forms can be downloaded from http://www.dublinfleadh.com/#!downloads/cjt . Please remember one entry per page (so if you are entering 3 competitions you have 3 pages) as per county board requirements. Forms will only be accepted with entry fee. Looking forward to seeing all our wonderful talent shine.
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