SingSkool presents: Mini Melodies
Jan
21
Apr 1

SingSkool presents: Mini Melodies

9 week course for 3-4 yrs

Sat 21 Jan - Sat 1 Apr, 10.30-11.10am

€95 for nine week course

Especially for 3-4 year olds, these programmes are designed by experienced, professional early childhood music specialists who put the FUN back into the FUNdamentals of music! 

No class Feb 18th & Mar 18th

Download registration form for Mini Melodies here.

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SingSkool
Jan
21
Apr 1

SingSkool

Sat 21 Jan - Sat 1 Apr, 1-2pm

€95 for nine week course

For 7-14 year olds

Especially for 7-14 year olds, SingSkool is action-packed with singing and performing on a professional stage. 

Download registration form for SingSkool here.

No class Feb 18th & Mar 18th

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SingSkool presents: Treble Makers
Jan
21
Apr 1

SingSkool presents: Treble Makers

For 5-6 year olds

Sat 21 Jan - Sat 1 Apr, 11.30-12.10am

€95 for nine week course

Designed by experienced & professional early childhood music specialists who put the FUN back into the FUNdamentals of music! 

No class Feb 18th & Mar 18th

Download registration form for Treble Makers here.

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SingSkool presents: Mini Starz
Jan
21
Apr 1

SingSkool presents: Mini Starz

For 5-6 year olds

Sat 21 Jan - Sat 1 Apr, 12.10-12.50pm

€95 for nine week course

Singskool Mini Starz is a new Singskool class for your 5-6 year old Mini Stars that love to sing, dance and perform!

No class Feb 18th & Mar 18th

Download your SingSkool Mini Starz registration form here.

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Majors to Minors Choir
Feb
28
Apr 4

Majors to Minors Choir

Hawk's Well Theatre

Tues 28 Feb - Tues 4 April
6 week course, 6.30 - 7.30pm

€25/adults or €5 per night, children go free

We are on a mission to get families in Sligo singing. This new choir for parents, grandparents and children alike, from 7 - 107 years old, provides an opportunity for families and multiple generations to interact in a creative setting.

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Drama at the Well (Term 2)
Mar
2
Apr 6

Drama at the Well (Term 2)

Hawk's Well Theatre

Thurs 2 March-Thurs 6 April, 3.30-4.30pm

12 week course over two terms For children aged 5-6yrs

€90/€50 for one term

This fun and engaging drama course with experienced tutor Deirdre Gaule will encourage young children to act and participate in many different activities specially designed to explore creativity and build confidence. Each child gets the individual attention they need.

Limited availability so early booking is advised.

Suitable for children aged 5/6 yrs.

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Neil Delamere: Handstand
Mar
3
5:30 pm17:30

Neil Delamere: Handstand

Fri 3 March 2017, 8pm

€24

Following sold out shows last year, the master of mirth is back with his own unique brand of his irreverent humour.

"Simply put, Delamere is a master" The Scotsman

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The Sligo Children's Book Festival: The Wolf and Peter
Mar
2
5:30 pm17:30

The Sligo Children's Book Festival: The Wolf and Peter

Thurs 2 Mar, 6pm; Fri 3 Mar, 11am

€10/8conc./30 family/6 schools

Prokofiev's Peter And The Wolf is one of the most well known pieces of music ever written. In this energetic new work, David Bolger has taken this timeless story of courage and imagination as inspiration, and here… the story is told through the eyes of a Wolf!

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Flights of Fantasy: Creating Characters and Worlds for Comic Books and Games
Feb
20
Feb 21

Flights of Fantasy: Creating Characters and Worlds for Comic Books and Games

Mon 20 & Tue 21 Feb, 10am - 1pm

€30

Join fantasy illustrator Wayne O Connor for a jam packed course focusing on creating exciting characters, settings and creatures for comics and games. Using both paper and digital based media, learn great tips and hints on how to draw and also how to get inspiration for fantasy creations from the world around us!  

Limited Capacity

Suitable for 12-14 year olds

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Duets at the Well: Bríd Harper and Tony O’Connell
Feb
19
4:30 pm16:30

Duets at the Well: Bríd Harper and Tony O’Connell

Sun 19 Feb, 7pm

€15/7.50 u18s

Showcasing Irish music duets in an intimate setting, this pairing has delighted audiences all over the country with their sharing of musical talents. Legendary Donegal fiddler, Bríd Harper joins virtuoso concertina player Tony O’Connell from Glin, Co. Limerick in this, the premiere of a new concert series at the theatre.

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Fred & Alice
Feb
14
4:30 pm16:30

Fred & Alice

Tues 14 Feb, 12.45pm

€12/6 u18s (lunch €5 from 12.15pm)

A blistering head wreck played at a hilarious pace!

It’s not easy to get by in this crazy old world is it? But Fred and Alice have discovered that all you really need are two tennis rackets, disproportionate reactions to minor accidents, an immature coping strategy and each other.

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Eddi Reader
Feb
12
4:30 pm16:30

Eddi Reader

Sun 12 Feb 2017, 8pm

€20/18conc./10 u18s

Scottish songstress, Eddi Reader celebrates her 30-year career with the release of her first career spanning compilation Eddi Reader The Best Of. She returns to Irish shores from the 12th - 26th of February 2017 for her ninth consecutive nationwide tour.

Ceol Connected presents: The Quiet Tree
Feb
5
4:00 pm16:00

Ceol Connected presents: The Quiet Tree

Sun 5 Feb, 12pm (ages 3-4) & 2pm (ages 5-6)

€8.00

After the phenomenally successful premier of The Wonderful Tune on Culture Night at Hawk’s Well, Ceol Connected return to Hawk’s Well with The Quiet Tree; an intimate traditional music, storytelling, and puppetry performance specifically designed for young children aged 3-6 and their families.*

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I Hear You and Rejoice
Feb
2
Feb 4

I Hear You and Rejoice

Thurs 2 Feb - Sat 4 Feb, 8pm

€15/12 Friends/€7.50 u18s

Written and performed by Mikel Murfi

Premiere of the much anticipated companion piece to The Man in the Woman’s Shoes. Late in his life, a man called Pat Farnon, a cobbler and all-round contented man, marries the redoubtable Kitsy Rainey who is everything that Pat isn't. Written and performed by Mikel Murfi I Hear You and Rejoice is a tender and joy filled account of a most unlikely marriage. Early booking advisable.

The Man in the Woman’s Shoes and I Hear You and Rejoice were commissioned by the Hawk’s Well Theatre and Sligo County Council Arts Service.

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Maye School of Speech and Drama
Jan
29
4:00 pm16:00

Maye School of Speech and Drama

Sun 29 Jan, 2pm

€10/4 u12s

The annual performance from this school, directed by Jacinta Gormley features Tommy, the Theatre Cat, Penny’s Problem and the dramatisation of Witches and James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl. 

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Sligo Hospital Musical Society presents: Rapunzel
Jan
25
4:00 pm16:00

Sligo Hospital Musical Society presents: Rapunzel

Wed 25 - 28 Jan 2017, 8pm, Sat 28 Jan, 3pm

€15/10conc.

Sligo Hospital Musical Society is proud to present their 20th annual pantomime. 
 
Entertaining Sligo audiences for 20 years and raising €140,000 for local charities, this talented crew of HSE employee’s promise to deliver another hilarious show.  With musical delights and side-splitting antics, it’s a show for all ages not to be missed.

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Sing for the hell of it!
Jan
23
4:00 pm16:00

Sing for the hell of it!

Hawk's Well Theatre

Mon 23 Jan, 8pm

€5

Do you enjoy singing with others but just don’t have time to commit to joining a choir? 
Come join our new social sing along evenings…open to everyone and anyone who likes to sing. No musical experience is required. 
 

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Next dates:

Mon 20 Feb, 8 - 10pm

Mon 20 March, 8-10pm

Niamh Crowley: Music and Memories
Jan
21
4:00 pm16:00

Niamh Crowley: Music and Memories

Hawk's Well Theatre

Sat 21 Jan, 8pm

€20/10 u18s

Niamh Crowley is one of the most loved and respected musicians in Sligo. Performing since the tender age of four, she is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards for her exceptional musicianship. 

 Guests on the night will include Eimear Quinn, Dave Flynn, Seamie O’Dowd, Steve Wickham, County Sligo Golf Club Male Voice Choir and the Sligo Academy of Music Orchestra.

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Conal Gallen : Only Joking
Jan
20
3:30 pm15:30

Conal Gallen : Only Joking

Fri 20 Jan 2017, 8pm

€25

Ireland’s number one comedian is bringing his hilarious new one man stand up show Only Joking to the stage this Spring. Packed full of new songs and jokes as well as some fan favourites, Only Joking is Conal’s best show to date.

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Three Thursdays: Books & Wine
Jan
19
3:30 pm15:30

Three Thursdays: Books & Wine

Thurs 19 Jan, 7.30pm

€12 (includes a glass of wine)

Books & Wine is an event designed to whet the appetite and deepen your enjoyment of reading. 

Next dates:

Thurs 16 Feb, 7.30pm

Thurs 23 March, 7.30pm

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Kris Drever, Julie Fowlis, Aoife Ní Bhriain & Padraig Rynne
Jan
18
3:00 pm15:00

Kris Drever, Julie Fowlis, Aoife Ní Bhriain & Padraig Rynne

Wed 18 Jan, 8pm

€18/15conc./9 u18s

Four incredibly talented and creative musicians join forces for a new collaboration. Much loved traditional Scottish folk singer, Kris Drever will be joined by Julie Fowlis, a singer whose voice, ‘as pure and elemental as a Hebridean seashore’(The Observer), has seen her become one of the best loved traditional singers of her generation.

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Slán – The Vanbrugh Quartet
Jan
15
3:00 pm15:00

Slán – The Vanbrugh Quartet

Sunday 15 January 3pm

 The Model, the Mall, Sligo

€20 (students €10 on the night)

Greg Ellis, Keith Pascoe – violins, Simon Aspell – viola, Christopher Marwood – cello, with William Butt – cello

Tel 071 9141405 or www.themodel.ie

Beethoven Babies
Jan
15
1:00 pm13:00

Beethoven Babies

Sun 15 Jan, 1pm & 3pm

€10 adults/ 0-18months free/€5 additional child

Suitable for babies aged 0-18mths and their families

A joyful introduction to classical music for little ones!

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