'I Hear You and Rejoice' new play by Mikel Murfi
Date: Saturday 19th of August. Doors open 8pm. Adm €15
Following the sellout success of The Man In The Woman’s Shoes, Mikel Murfi returns to The High Tide Club on Sat 19th Augwith a new one man show ~ 'I Hear You and Rejoice'.
Late in his life, Pat Farnon, a cobbler and all-round contented man, marries the redoubtable Kitsy Rainey. It’s a match made in heaven, in more ways than one. Written and performed by Mikel Murfi I Hear You and Rejoice is a tender and joy filled account of a most unlikely marriage. It was created for the Bealtaine Festival - Celebrating Creativity As We Age.
The Driftwood Manor
Date: Sat 26th of August. Doors open at 8pm. Adm €12
Formed in 2007, The Driftwood Manor have crafted their own brand of warm and earthy music which weaves strands of apocalyptic appalachia, psychedelic folk and Irish trad into a rich sonic tapestry.
A project of the singer-songwriter Eddie Keenan, The Driftwood Manor "have established a reputation for creating some of the most exciting and innovative music on the contemporary Irish folk scene" - Rock'n'Reel Magazine May 2017 on their newest album 'For The Moon'.
The band is led by Eddie Keenan on vocals, Neil Fitzgibbon on fiddle, Fergie Milton, Lee Roche and Ruby McEntegart.
Terry Woods & Pete Cummins
Date: Saturday September 16th, doors 8pm. Tickets €15
Two legendary figures from the Irish music scene join forces in a new venture.
Terry Woods is an Irish folk musician, noted for playing the mandolin and cittern, but also plays acoustic and electric guitar, mandola, five-string banjo and concertina. He is also a singer and songwriter.
In 1986 Terry was recruited by The Pogues and had a hugely successful international career with them, recording five albums together.
Pete Cummins is a singer/songwriter who started out in beat groups playing rock music. In 1971 Pete teamed with folk singer Donovan, later on he played with Freddie White in The Fake, in 1985 he formed the Fleadh Cowboys with Johnny Moynihan and Frankie Lane. They produced two albums High Ace to Heaven and Time of your Life,
The band toured with The Pogues, and supported Bob Dylan, U2, and Emmylou Harris. Pete has played with The Chieftains, Nanci Griffith, and recorded with Townes Van Zandt.
The Slocan Ramblers
Date: Saturday 28th of October. Doors open 8pm. Adm €15
The Slocan Ramblers are Canada’s young bluegrass band to watch. Rooted in the tradition, fearlessly creative, and possessing a bold, dynamic sound, The Slocans (2015 Edmonton Folk Fest Emerging Artist Award recipients), have quickly become a leading light of Canada’s roots music scene, built on their reputation for energetic live shows, impeccable musicianship and their uncanny ability to convert anyone within earshot into a lifelong fan.
Sunday Singers Workshop
Date: Every Sunday 2.30 to 4pm
Sunday Singers Workshop, all welcome to come along and join in.
Every second Sunday 11.30 to 1.30
Tai- Chi run by the Family Resource Centre taught by qualified instructor Ann McIlraith.
Mo's Yoga Classes
Yoga 6 week course of Mindful Yoga and Active Yoga.
Classes will resume in the Autumn, 7 - 8.30pm exact dates to be confirmed.
For more information ring Mo on 027 74976 or Text 087 2620570.