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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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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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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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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