Events 2018

Five Great Days

Festival Céilí

4:29 PM, Thu, 16 Mar

Venue: Ardán an Iarla, Baile Átha Cliath 2 / Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2

Saor in aisce / Free event

Crochaigí bhur gcosa in airde in éindí le scoth na gceoltóirí agus rinceoirí as an cheithre cúige.
Faoi threoir Jerry O’Reilly agus rinceoirí Brooks Academy, le tionlacan ón Matt Cunningham Band, beimid ag rince go hoíche! Hup!

Get your dancing shoes on and join the world’s largest outdoor céilí, a celebration of traditional Irish dancing. Learn the steps, enjoy traditional live music and soak up the atmosphere on the streets of Dublin!

Join host Dearbhla Lennon, Irish-dancing champion, for the best of céilí music and dance. Expert caller Jerry O’Reilly will lead you through céilí classics such as the Siege of Ennis, Shoe the Donkey and the Stack of Barley, demonstrated by the dancers of Brooks Academy, with world-class accompaniment from the Matt Cunningham Band. The Devane Family, musicians and sean-nós dancers from Connemara, will also feature, marvel at this exquisite art form as they showcase their creative footwork.

This fun-filled afternoon of céilí music and non-stop dancing is not to be missed – no experience necessary!