Celebrating the Language
Reflecting on the central place of the Irish language in the ideals of the Revolutionary Generation and celebrating the language through a diverse programme of events.
|Reading the Rising – Historical workshops examining the literature of 1916, including
elements addressing literature of
1916 written in the Irish Language, by Ciara L. Murphy, NUIG.
|Wexford and Enniscorthy Libraries, Co. Wexford||26 August, 17 October, 7 & 28 November 2015|
|Cherish the Children – A New Year’s Day choral concert involving choirs from all over the county and including the debut of a commissioned 1916 choral piece.
(Choirs will sing in English and Irish)
|St. Aidan’s Cathedral, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford.
|Friday, 1 January 2016|
|1916 Song Project – A research
and performance project devised
and produced by Michael Fortune
and Aileen Lambert. Elements
of this project will focus on
songs in the Irish language.the1916songproject.com
Centre, Nunnery Road, Enniscorthy,
|Saturday, 14 May 2016, 8:00pm|