News Archive 2007-2015

Lyngo Theatre present The Curious Adventures of Pinocchio

Tuesday 11th October, Wednesday 12th October, 10.00am & 12.00 noon One of the best loved classics for children comes to life, literally. Crickets, cats, foxes and, of course, the world-famous puppet, will spring out of Lyngo’s collection of dusty, old, magic books while Patrick Lynch from CBeebies pulls all the…...

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The Lifford Players – A Crucial Week in the Life of a Grocer’s Assistant

Thursday, 25th February at 8.00pm. The Lifford Players perform Tom Murphy’s humourous play, ‘A Crucial Week in the Life of a Grocer’s Assistant’. Set in a town in rural Ireland in the spring of 1958, The play is a quirky comment on post-war Ireland’s inability to deal with the recurring problems…...

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Distorted Perspectives – BC Camplight / Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts / Captain A & The Commercial Monsters

Friday 29th April Distorted Perspectives is back for a third year celebrating contemporary sound, psych, avant-garde art and fine fine music.    ...

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Mary Bergin, Kevin Conneff and Tim Edey (Ire/UK)

Friday 20th May, 8.00pm Kevin Conneff is often said to have helped popularise the rise of the bodhrán worldwide as a member of the legendary band, The Chieftains, with whom he has sung and played with for in excess of 30 years now. Dublin born Kevin is a master traditional…...

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Ó Pheann an Phiarsaigh’ (From Pearse’s Pen)

Monday 4th April, 7.30pm ‘Ó Pheann an Phiarsaigh’ (From Pearse’s Pen) The play In this personal and stirring representation of the life and works of one of Ireland’s most famous and revered sons, the best of Pádraig Mac Piarais’ (1879-1916) creative writings are brought back to life and illustrated masterfully.…...

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The Connection (Film Screening)

Thursday 21st April, 8.00pm The Connection (dir. Cédric Jimenez) In 1970s France, a dedicated cop risks his life to crack a heroin ring masterminded by a powerful mobster. French Language / English Subtitles. Duration 135 minutes.“For fans of the type of epic mob movies Martin Scorsese used to make” –…...

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5 Broken Cameras (Film Screening)

Thursday 5th May, 8.00pm 5 Broken Cameras (dir. Emad Burnat and Guy Davidi) A winner at the Sundance Film Festival. A first-hand account of protests in Bil’in, a West Bank village affected by the Israeli West Bank barrier. The documentary was shot almost entirely by Palestinian farmer Emad Burnat. Hebrew…...

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The Grump (Film Screening)

Thursday 19th May, 8.00pm The Grump (dir. Dome Karukoski) A stubbornly traditional eighty-year-old farmer, whose social attitudes verge on the prehistoric, raises hell when he is forced to move in with his sad sack, city-dwelling son and successful daughter-in-law. Finnish Language / English Subtitles. Duration 104 minutes. €5 Admission...

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Manuscripts Don’t Burn (Film Screening)

Thursday 7th April, 8.00pm Manuscripts Don’t Burn (dir. Mohammad Rasoulof) Two Iranian agents go to extreme lengths to find a banned manuscript that details their government’s failed attempt to murder 21 writers. Persian Language / English Subtitles. Duration 125 minutes. 5 Stars – Guardian. Presented in association with Art of…...

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