2014

Music Network Presents: In My Mind – A Solo Fiddle & Film Show featuring Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh

Saturday 11 October Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh sets off on a unique journey to the heart of Irish music. His mission: to boldly explore the beauty and humour of traditional music, aided and abetted by his 10-string fiddle, a film projector, and a host of “virtual” guests. Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh, fiddle,…...

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Music Network Presents: Chris Stout (Fiddle), Catriona McKay (Scottish Harp) and Séamus Begley (Accordion, Voice)

Wed 17 September Irish squeeze box maestro and raconteur Séamus Begley joins Scottish duo Catriona McKay and Chris Stout in a celebration of the music of the Northern Isles. All three are blessed with the gift of spontaneity, so who knows what will happen! For the past 20 years, Catriona…...

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Lyngo Theatre in collaboration with Trestle present; Jack and the Beanstalk

Monday 13 & Tuesday 14 October Fee Fi Fo Fum! It’s a giant of a show, we’d love you to come! This classic fairytale now gets the Lyngo treatment so expect lots of surprises, a gripping story and beautiful images as Jack sells his cow for 5 magic beans and…...

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Regional Cultural Centre in association with An Grainán Theatre presents: The Third Place: An Exhibition of Contemporary Art from Donegal

July 12 – July 27 Following on from last year’s very successful ‘Fresh Cuts’ exhibition at An Grianán Theatre, Seamus Quinn will curate a further and more expanded overview of the rich and varied community of Fine Art practitioners at work in Donegal today, over three separate venues in Letterkenny.…...

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Nelson Mandela Exhibition

June 10 – June 27 An exhibition project sponsored by the South African Embassy in Dublin. Children throughout Ireland were invited to commemorate the legacy of Nelson Mandela through art. It features drawings and paintings from schools in Dublin, Galway, Cork, Kerry and Donegal. The Exhibition was opened by His…...

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Soundwaves – A weekend of voice workshops with Sian Croose

19th – 21st September Everyone has a voice and when we sing together the results are magical! Workshops start on Friday evening and continue all day Saturday and Sunday morning in preparation for a performance in Conwal Parish Church at 4pm on Sunday 21st with Sianed Jones. Cost €110 Per…...

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Donegal Master Fiddlers at An Grianán Theatre

Sun 27th July The Regional Cultural Centre in association with Earagail Arts Festival present The Donegal Master Fiddlers – EAF 2014 Closing Concert. The Donegal Master Fiddlers gala concert is a celebration of the life and music of three of the county’s greatest living traditional fiddlers – Vincent Campbell, Dinny…...

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Donegal County Council Public Art Programme in association with Coillte, the Irish Architecture Foundation, and Earagail Arts Festival present: Jeffry’s House

Mon 14th July Onwards Jeffry’s House by Dublin based architect Thomas O Brien and Donegal artist Emily Mannion, is a folly made from thatch on a wooden frame, named after Jeffry’s Lough, a little known lake in Ards Forest Park. The folly is a place of shelter, to sit in…...

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Generator NI and Honeycomb Creative Works in association with Earagail Arts Festival presents: Output

Friday July 18 Meet artists, labels, managers and creatives at this panel event designed to bring the music industry to you. Featured speakers include: Andrew Ferris [Small Town America] Andrew is the managing director of Derry~Londonderry record label STA, home to acts including Axis Of, Sullivan & Gold and PORTS.…...

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Earagail Arts Festival in association with Donegal Music Education Partnership presents Eduardo Niebla

Friday July 25 In a career spanning four decades, guitar virtuoso and composer Eduardo Niebla has been acclaimed as one of the most potent forces in flamenco jazz fusion today. His highly lyrical style, with explorations into Indian, Arabic and classical music, has resulted in the most electrifying, brilliant and…...

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