An Teanga Bheo

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.

Project Location Date
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.

CD’s available.

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
The Presentation
Centre, Nunnery Road, Enniscorthy,
Co. Wexford.
Saturday, 14 May 2016, 8:00pm