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Cairde Sligo Arts Festival

July 6 - July 13

The amazing Cairde Sligo Arts Festival will run from 6th to 13th July 2024. This ever popular arts festival has an astounding range of events and projects including;

  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Street Theatre
  • Literary events
  • Visual Art
  • Circus events
  • Dance
  • Family events

Highlights in 2024 include;

  • Exhibitions and events as part of Hereditas, a collaborative art project between artist Seamus Nolan and Sligo Traveller Support Group exploring elements of Traveller culture and social history;
  • The Wandering Gaze, a major exhibition of work by Jack Butler Yeats exploring nomadic groups in partnership with The Model;
  • Bafushia an exhibition of works by contemporary Traveller artist, award winning Catalan street performer Joan Catalá with Idiófona at Hazelwood House;
  • Prologue, the world premiere of spectacle work by Twisted Lane at Temple House Estate,
  • Unveiled, the sharing of four new works across theatre / dance / circus in partnership with Hawk’s Well Theatre;
  • In conversation events with authors Adania Shibli and Sinéad Gleeson and Maeve, Warrior Queen- a closing community celebratory procession.

The sheer range of events and performances is incredible and full details of what is happening can be seen on the Cairde website here.

Details

Start:
July 6
End:
July 13
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.cairdefestival.com/

Venue

Sligo
Sligo, Ireland + Google Map

Details

Start:
July 6
End:
July 13
Event Categories:
, , ,
Website:
https://www.cairdefestival.com/

Venue

Sligo
Sligo, Ireland + Google Map