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Monday 23 October 2017

Dancing at Lughnasa

7 DANCING AT LUGHNASA, WEXFORD ARTS CENTRE Wexford Drama Group will tread the board this week from Wednesday, July 22 until Saturday, July 25 with their production of Brian Friel's Dancing at Lughnasa.

The show, which will be staged nightly at Wexford Arts Centre at 8pm, tells the story of five spinster sisters living together in Northwest Donegal and how over the course of one summer in 1936 theiri lives are changed forever.

The Wexford production is directed by Stephen Byrne and the cast includes: Hilda Conway, Susan Anderson, Jessica Walker, Linda Hynes, Caoimhe Finn, Rob McEvoy, Jack Matthews and Tom O'Donoghue.

Tickets are on sale at Wexford Arts Centre

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Night at the dogs 

5 GREYHOUND RACE NIGHT CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER. The annual Enniscorthy Christmas fundraising night at the dogs takes place this Thursday, September 21, at Enniscorthy Greyhound Track. Gates open at 7 p.m and the first race is at 8 p.m. The event is being organised by Enniscorthy and District Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Enniscorthy Business Association. All money raised on the night will go towards the Christmas festival events and will ensure that Enniscorthy at Christmas is magical for...

Song project in Kilmuckridge 

5 LOCAL SONG PROJECT: Traditional singer Aileen Lambert will facilitate a new project focusing on exploring local songs and unaccompanied traditional singing in Kilmuckridge. Starting this Wednesday, September 13 from 7.30 p.m. in Bridie Hammel's Pub this project will take place over the course of a number of weeks. Local songs such as the Tinneaberna Fisherman will be researched and performed as part of the project and at the end a booklet will be produced along with videos featuring local songs and local singers. For more...

Antiques fair in Wells House 

7 ANTIQUES FAIR: There will be a two day antiques fair in Wells House, Gorey this weekend. Taking place on both Saturday, September 16 and Sunday, September 17, this is a unique opportunity for antique lovers to get their hands on some quality antiques. Wells House will play host to Chantal Fortune who will oversee the event with her vast knowledge and expertise of all this antique. Those attending will be able to immerse themselves in the beautiful Tudor Gothic architecture and be transported back to the past with its beautiful...