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, the Fleadh competitions will be take place in Loreto Abbey Secondary School, Harbour Road.
11-14 May, there will be sessions in the pubs each night in the heritage town 11-14 May from 9pm.
The Fleadh Cheoil is run on a voluntary basis. We would really like your support by attending the aforementioned events and by helping out running the competitions during the day. Please get in touch with us.
Tickets are available from https://dublinfleadh2016events.eventbrite.ie , Craobh Chualann on Friday nights or “The Red Shop”, Dalkey Village (don’t be disappointed limited numbers available).
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