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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival at The Mall Arts Centre

Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Featuring 8 performances spread over 5 weeks, The Mall Arts Centre Youghal is the place to be for cutting edge Theatre in January and February. See The Mall Arts Centre or CRY Arts and Entertainment for details.
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents Spliced

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 22nd 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Week five: Spliced Presented by Chalk it Down Productions. Written Performed by: Timmy Creed Directed by: Gina Moxley Timmy is
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents Appropriate

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 22nd 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Week five: Appropriate WINNER – Summerhall Lustrum Award – Edinburgh Fringe 2019. Written Performed by: Sarah-Jane Scott Directed by: Paul Meadle Sorcha LOVES
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents The Man From Moogaga

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 15th 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020 Week four: The Man From Moogaga Written, Directed & Performed by: Aindrias de Staic “The Man From Moogaga” is an
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents Indigestion

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 15th 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Week four: Indigestion presented by Big Guerilla Productions. Written, Directed & Performed by: Seamus O’Rourke The story revolves around a Cavan
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents Before

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 8th 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Week three: Before Presented by Fishambles: The New Play Company Written and performed by: Pat Kinevane Directed by: Jim Culleton
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents The Experience of Being

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 1st 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Week two: The Experience of Being presented by An Grianán Theatre Written by: Carol Moore Directed by: Patrick J O’Reilly Performed
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents Maura Laverty This Was Your Life

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 1st 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Week two: Maura Laverty This Was Your Life Presented by The Curious Ensemble Written by: Yvonne Quinn, Bairbre Ní Chaoimh
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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents Crowman.

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday January 25th 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts. Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents: The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020. Week one: Crowman Written and Directed by: Katie Holly Performed by: Jon Kenny ‘Set in a sparsely decorated kitchen,
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A Magical Christmas at Ballymaloe Grainstore

Join the Christmas toys and elves from Billiejean's School of Performing Arts and RDC as they magically come to life to help save Christmas just in the nick of time. Talented local students perform a not-to-be-missed song and dance show that is holiday fun for all the family. Friday, December 13 at 6.00pm. Saturday, December 14 at 1.00pm and 5:30pm. €18 Student & OAP €15. Family ticket x 4 €65.
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The Night Market Before Christmas

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal       Saturday 7th December      6pm – 9pm      Tickets: €10.00 Shop a little differently this Christmas! Anna and Katie of Revolving Wardrobe Events bring us “The Night Market Before Christmas”. Both ladies have vast experience in running their own vintage & pre-loved clothing businesses.  Now they have come together to create an innovative and exciting platform that promotes reusing and recycling  clothes that may
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Veteran RTÉ broadcaster Gay Byrne dies aged 85

From RTE News. The death has been announced of RTÉ broadcaster Gay Byrne. He was 85 and had been ill for some time. In a statement, his family said: "It is with sadness that Kathleen, Crona and Suzy wish to announce that their beloved Gay has died peacefully at home today, surrounded by his family. "We wish to thank everybody for their love and support during Gay's illness. Particularly the wonderful
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Tom Russell at The Ballymaloe Grainstore

Wednesday 13 November 2019 8.00pm € 27 The greatest living folk-country songwriter is a man named Tom Russell. - Rolling Stone Magazine The grandfather of Americana, whose deadpan sense of humour and powerful songwriting set him apart. – The Guardian Tom Russell is the best songwriter of the generation following Bob Dylan. - The Montreal Gazette Ballymaloe Grainstore is delighted to welcome the legendary Tom Russell on one of his rare visits to Ireland.  With forty
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Dirty Dusting at The Ballymaloe Grainstore

Sunday 10 November 2019 8.00pm €25 Starring The X Factor’s Mary Byrne Hang onto your Hoovers for Dirty Dusting, a hilarious comedy play about a trio of hard-working, 70-something cleaners facing redundancy. They might be past their best, beyond their sell-by date and over the hill but they certainly don’t take threats of getting the axe lying down. These game girls set up a phone sex service, known as The Telephone
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Youghal EXPO 2019

Yew Wood Venues is delighted to announce its inaugural group exhibition, EXPO 2019, which will take place  at the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal from 8th to 10th November 2019. Expo 2019 is open to artists working in all disciplines.  The exhibition will provide both budding and established artists the opportunity to present their works in the Mall Art Centre  exhibition space.  Expo 2019 offers artists the opportunity to explore new styles and trends etc. in
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Open Call for Artists

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal      8th to 10th November 2019      EXPO 2019 is a fundraiser in aid of the  Youghal Lifeboat – RNLI Yew Wood Venues wishes to announce that its inaugural group exhibition EXPO 2019 will take place in the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal from 8th to 10th November 2019. Expo 2019 is open to all artists working in all disciplines. Do you paint and draw as
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CCCahoots Live

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal     Sat 30th November @ 8 pm      Tickets €15.00 CCCahoots, Cork’s most loved comedy troupe, Tadhg Hickey, Dominic MacHale & Laura O’Mahony whose work has been described by Channel 4 Comedy Dept. as ‘Brilliant, such a great range’, are bringing their sell out Cork Opera House show to the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal! Season one of their debut TV sitcom The School aired
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Youghal Little Theatre presents “Arsenic and Old Lace” by Joseph Kesselring

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal      Wed 9th – Sat 12th October at 8 pm sharp Youghal Little Theatre is looking forward to hosting another excellent production building on the tremendous success from their recent plays in the Mall Arts Centre. Mortimer Brewster is living a happy life: he has a steady job at a prominent New York newspaper, he’s just become engaged, and he gets to visit his
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Youghal Celebrates History 2019

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal      Saturday 28th September    Registration at 9 am Youghal Celebrates History 2019 Our intriguing past…forging our future….. Youghal Celebrates History, a voluntary group dedicated to preserving and promoting the unique heritage in this wonderful walled port town is celebrating its 17th annual conference. The theme of this years conference is SECRET SOCIETIES AND SOCIETIES WITH SECRETS  This promises to be a very exciting conference …. with
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Fandango Duo

St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal      Saturday 21st September at 8pm   Tickets €15/€12 concession We are very excited to welcome back the wonderful Fandango Duo to St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal.  The duo, David Keating and Colin McClean, famed for their sense of fun as well as their super duper musicianship, will bring their energetic and soulful music to the concert platform here to us in Youghal. Whether it
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Culture Night – Youghal Choral Society, Evening Recital

St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal      Friday 20th September at 7.30      Admission is free! Culture Night is an annual public event that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts.   On Culture Night, venues all around the island of Ireland open their doors for special and unique events and workshops, all FREE of charge. In conjunction with National Culture Night – Youghal Choral Society, once again, will captivate and
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Ruairí de Leastar

St Mary’s Collegiate Church,Youghal     Friday 13th September at 8 pm     Tickets: €15/€12 U18 Yew Wood Venues is absolutely thrilled to welcome Ruairí de Leastar to St Mary’s Collegiate Church for his first ever concert in this unique and historic Church and concert venue. A Clonmel native, Ruairí has been honing his craft and enrapturing countless audiences for the past fifteen years with his elastic, soulful voice. He has