2017 Programme / Clann Lir

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Clann Lir

Do Bhunscoileanna fá Deisceart is Iardheisceart Dhún na nGall

Date: Monday October 02 – Wednesday October 04

Date & Time: October 02 / 11.00am & 1.00pm
Venue:  Ardara Community Centre (087 2908680)

Date & Time: October 03 / 10.30am & 1.00pm
Venue: The Parish Hall, Kilcar (087 2908680)

Date & Time: October 04 / 11.00am & 1.00pm
Venue: Abbey Arts Centre Ballyshannon (071 9851375)

Tá Clann Lir ar cheann de na scéalta miotaseolaíochta is cáiliúla atá i dtraidisiún scéalaíochta na hÉireann. Scéal atá ann fá dtaobh de cheathrar clainne a athraíodh ina n-ealaí bána nuair a chuir Aoife, bean chéile Lir, faoi ortha dhraíochta iad. San chur i láthair seo le compántas Fíbín na Gaillimhe, baintear leas as bua an cheoil, bua na scéalaíochta, agus bua na healaíona sa chun an eachtra a insint. Is iad Dara McGee, Brendan Murray agus Tara Connaghan na hoirfidigh.

The story of the Children of Lir is one of the best known in the Irish folklore tradition. It is the story of four children turned into white swans when Aoife, Lir’s wife, puts them under a magic spell. In this telling by Galway theatre company, Fíbín, live art, music, and storytelling are used to portray this vivid story. The performers are Dara McGee, Brendan Murray and Tara Connaghan.

Is compántas drámaíochta le Gaeilge iad Fíbín, a bhunaíodh i nGaillimh i 2003. Ó shin i leith, tá suas le 40 léirithe tabhartha don stáitse acu agus iad feicthe ag gar le 100,000 daoine ar fud na hÉireann, san Eoraip, sa Mheiriceá, i gCeanada agus san Aifric.

Maireann Clann Lir ar feadh 40 nóiméad. Tá sé oiriúnach do pháistí bunscoile. Is féidir leis an gcompántas an seó a chur in iúl trí Gaeilge nó go dhá theangach.

Clann Lir has a running time of 40 minutes. It is suitable for primary school children of all ages. The company can perform the show as Gaeilge or bilingually.

Booking Details

Information and booking for this event is available from the relevant venues above or by calling Tara on 087 2908680.

For all Festival events, tickets will be available for purchase at the venue on the evening of the performance. To avoid disappointment, however, please plan arrive at the venue at least 20 minutes before the advertised showtime.

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