TRAD superstar Sharon Shannon will be the star attraction at a special fundraising concert in Allihies on Saturday, February 6th next in aid of Cahermore National School.
The much loved country sensation “Crystal Swing” will visit Briery Gap, Macroom on Friday 22nd January, along with Special Guest PJ Murrihy.
THE search for Ireland’s greatest cover version begins afresh on January 17 with the return of the hugely popular Le Crunch Apple of My Eye Song Contest. Super healthy apple brand Le Crunch from France have teamed up with JOE.ie to launch a nationwide search for Ireland’s best undiscovered musical talent.
Approaching its 80th anniversary, Cork Orchestral Society has brought a wealth of distinguished international and Irish classical music to the city since 1937. Its 2016 programme continues in this exemplary vein with a diverse schedule of performances set to take place in venues throughout Cork during the year.
UNFOLD is an exhibition featuring new artworks by six artists; Johnny Bugler, Rosie Cleary, Simon English, Dominic Fee, Rob Monaghan and Sarah O’ Brien which opens at Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen, on Friday 15th January, 2016, at 7pm. Unfold is a Cork County Arts Office Professional Development Project in partnership with Cork Printmakers and Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre.
Inspiration from New York’s Museum of Modern Art comes to Skibbereen BANTRY woman Sheila Goggin who was 89-years-old on December 26th last has recently visited Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre as part of its new In the Picture programme. The programme offers opportunities for older people – living in residential settings or being cared for in their own homes in the West Cork area – to participate in bespoke facilitated
by Stephen Johnson CHRITSMAS is coming early to movie fans in South Kerry as there will be a special lunchtime screening of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in Killarney. The movie will be shown on Thursday, December 17th in Killarney Cineplex, a day before it goes on general release across Ireland.
LOUISE Morrissey has long been regarded as one of Ireland’s greatest interpreters of song. In this acoustic concert at Briery Gap, Macroom on Monday 28th December, Louise will journey back in time and recall many memories from her many successful years with the highly acclaimed Folk Group The Morrisseys up to her present day repertoire.
LAUNCHED this week, Pure Cork is the new smartphone app from Murphy’s which celebrates the humour, spirit and uniqueness of Cork. Each week, through the app, Murphy’s will showcase the best ‘Pure Cork’ moments that will bring a smile to your face. If that wasn’t enough, they’ll also give you the chance to enjoy a free pint of Murphy’s via the app.
Inchigeela-based singer / songwriter Olive De Ville has just released her new Christmas single ‘A Father’s Prayer’ which is available to download from iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, Amazon, Rhapsody and WiMp.