The Hawk’s Well Theatre had a joyous whirlwind of a week when Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, the biggest traditional Irish music festival on the planet came to Sligo. Musicians and audiences alike travelled from all over the world to perform at the theatre and share in the music. The Hawk’s Well theatre was the beating heart of the festival with 16 performances in 8 days.
With many new converts to traditional Irish music in Sligo now, the Hawk’s Well has programmed three new Trad shows in the upcoming months. Cherish the Ladies perform on Sunday 28th of September at 8pm. Andy Irvine and Donal Lunny’s ‘Mozaik’ play on Sunday 12th of October and during Sligo Live the Michael McGoldrick Quartet will perform on Saturday 25th of October with Dezi Donnelly, Ed Boyd and John Joe Kelly.