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Seisiún - Traditional Irish Summer Show

When

From: Thursday, 11 July 2024 To: Thursday, 15 August 2024

Where

Oriel Centre Dundalk Gaol, Carrick Road, Dundalk Louth

Dates: Thursday 11th July | 18th July | 25th July | 1st August | 15th August

The Oriel Centre’s Summer Show Series ‘Seisiún’ returns to entertain locals and visitors on Thursday evenings throughout July and August in its historic surroundings of Dundalk Gaol.

This evening of high quality traditional Irish entertainment is led by some of this Region’s most talented traditional musicians, singers and dancers, many of whom are multi All Ireland title holders in music, song and dance.

Artists include flute players Kay Webster, Kerrieanne McArdle & Donnchadh Hughes; harpers Rachael Dooley & Fionnuala Donlon; uilleann piper Padraig Donlon; guitar, Paul McMahon; fiddle, Lorraine McMahon; concertina Jaymee Martin; bodhran Jack Ridley; banjo, Enda Dooley; mandolin, Bee Malone; singers, Nora Malone, Pearse McMahon and Bríd Dooley;  guest storyteller Paul McArdle; dancers, Oisín Roddy, Katie McAreavy, and Holly McAreavy.

‘Seisiún’ provides an unique and authentic entertainment experience of Irish traditional music. It is a show filled with music, song, dance and the occasional story, followed by an informal session where audience participation is encouraged and supported. Come and bring your party piece, join in a dance, or simply chat to the artists!  Visiting artists are most welcome to perform, and we are always delighted when our visitors bring a song or tune to share. Comhaltas Seisiún provides an opportunity for all to experience and be entertained by the vibrancy of our Irish Cultural Traditions, including the cupán tae.

Visit Website (above) for more info and to book tickets.  Group bookings welcome with special rates available on enquiry.

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