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St. Johns theatre

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1st- 28th        MAPPING KERRY

An exhibition of drawings and watercolours by Gosia Shaikh-Horajska based on the work of surveyors, including Frederick James Foot in the 1850s.

Fri 1st        HEDY

The life and inventions of Hedy Lamarr. A true story of Hollywood woman and scientific genius written and performed by Heather Massie, New York. From Austria, Hedy was not just a siren of the silver screen but an inventor of wireless technology which led to the cell phone among other things. This award winning production is ‘no less than captivating’.

Tue 5th        C’EST LA VIE –  Film Club

The latest film from directors Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano is a manic French comedy set in a 17th century chateau where wedding disaster after disaster unfolds. In association with Access Cinema.

Wed 6th        THE ESKIES

From Dublin, this five-piece group perform folk songs, gypsy jazz and sea shanties in a swaggering stage spectacle. Regulars at Glastonbury and Cambridge festivals.

Thu 7th & Fri 8th        SÍVE

The John B. Keane classic play on young love and arranged matches is presented by Abha Bhán Players, Glin/Ballyhahill.

Wed 13th        WHISKEY SHIVERS

American Country and Bluegrass presented by a five-piece group from Austin, Texas, playing only four dates in Ireland.


With David Munnelly - Accordion, Anne Brennan - Vocals and Joseph Mc Nulty - Fiddle. New arrangements of old music for voice, accordion and fiddle as well as new melodies.

Fri 22nd        INSPIRING BACH

A Music Network concert featuring Claire Duff - Baroque Violin and Benjamin Alard -Harpsichord.

Sat 23rd & Sun 24        THE HONEY SPIKE

Tarbert Theatre Players return with Bryan MacMahon’s play on the epic journey of a young Traveller couple from the Giant’s Causeway to the Cork-Kerry border.

Mon 25th & Tue 26th        WHAT NOW?

St John’s Youth Theatre takes a satirical and humorous look at the world around them in a play devised and written by the group and directed by Chris Fitzgerald.

Wed 27th        THE MAN IN BLACK

Terry Lee Goff and his band from Ohio USA present the No. 1 Johnny Cash tribute show in America.

Thu 28th        CLAUDE BOURBON

Medieval & Spanish Blues, a breakthrough across the fusion of Blues, Jazz, Folk, Classical and Spanish guitar from a stunning guitar virtuoso.



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