St John's Listowel

Wed 16th

 

LYRA VOCAL ENSEMBLE

 

From St. Petersburg, Russia, the group will present Russian Folk Songs and charts of the Russian Orthodox Church.

 

 

 

 

 

Thu 17th

 

AN EVENING WITH MARK TWAIN

 

Performance Exchange England presents a play based on the author best known for the novels Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.

 

 

 

 

 

Fri 18th

 

JOHNNY DUHAN

 

The folk singer/songwriter’s career spans fifty years, beginning as frontman for Granny’s Intentions in the 1960’s.  His song The Voyage has become a modern classic and is featured in his latest album, The Irishman’s Finest Collection.

 

 

 

 

 

Sat 19th

 

EVERYTHING IS POSSIBLE

 

An art exhibition by David Morrison who fuses digital technology with real world materials of paper, paint, etc.  Opening at 8pm by Jerry Kennelly, founder and CEO of Stockbyte and Tweak.  All welcome.

 

 

 

 

 

Mon 21st to Tue 22nd   

 

THE MILK OF HUMAN KINDNESS

 

Hilarious comedy by Ian Wild presented by St. John’s Youth Theatre and directed by Chris Fitzgerald.

 

 

 

 

 

Wed 23rd

 

GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER

 

A classic film from 1967 with Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier and Katherine Hepburn.  A May Film Tour in association with Access Cinema.

 

 

 

 

 

Thu 24th

 

UNA KEANE – SOLO PIANO

 

A quiet and reflective piano recital featuring work from Una’s latest album, “As I Wake, Still I Dream”.  The performance will also feature old black and white film footage.

 

 

 

 

 

Fri 25th

 

THE MIDNIGHT COURT

 

A Clareman takes a stroll around Lough Greaney and finds himself hauled before a Judge.  His crime?  Failing to act like a real man.  Brian Merriman’s epic is brought to life by Gerry Howard – sharp, witty, coarse, vicious and hilarious.  The one they forgot to ban!

 

 

 

 

 

Thur 31st

 

1pm            TWO OF CLUBS

 

An epic tale set against the backdrop of the old New York Jazz scene.  A sentimental story about sacrifice with superb vocals from Jessica Leen.

 

 

 

2.30pm        ART EXHIBITION – PAULINE BEWICK

 

 

 

5.30pm        JON MCGREGOR – RESERVOIR 13

 

An interactive event based on his latest novel which explores the rhythms of the natural world and the repeated human gift for violence.

 

 

 

8.30pm        THE GOOD FATHER

 

Written by Listowel native Christian O’Reilly, starring Liam Heslin and Rachel O’Byrne, directed by Aonghas Og McNally, the play is presented by Rise Productions.  Winner of The Stewart Parker Trust Award, a journey of love, loss and redemption.