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Caroline Fraher and Frank Ryan in Concert

St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal      Saturday 22nd June at 6 pm      Tickets: €10.00 As part of the IRONMAN celebrations, Yew Wood Venues is delighted to welcome soprano supreme, Caroline Fraher and acclaimed tenor, Frank Ryan, in what will be an amazing evening of music – music to sooth the soul and give Saturday night, the eve of IRONMAN, something to sing about! Frank Ryan is one
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Paddy Casey at St. Mary’s Collegiate Church

St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal      Friday 21 June at 7.30 pm      One of Ireland’s most popular singer/songwriters, Paddy Casey has been on the forefront of the Irish music scene since topping the charts with smash hits, Saints & Sinners and The Lucky One,  and his single, Everything Must Change released in 2017. In more recent times Paddy has had the pleasure of sharing the stage with U2 on their Vertigo
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The HomeBirds Music Festival Presents A Brand New Charity Single

Count on me. In Conjunction with  CRY104fm , Youghal’s  Bun Scoil Mhuire Choir  have teamed up with an ensemble group of musicians calling themselves  the Homebirds Music Festival band   AKA The HomeBirds Band to record a fantastic version of the Bruno Mars classic  Count on me. Recorded by Warren Tivy at Claycastle Recording studio and  featuring vocal contributions  from  some of East Corks leading vocalists and musicians including  Leah Ahern,
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Circus Elysium Comes To Youghal

Circus Elysium is coming to Youghal on our FIRST EVER VISIT with a spectacular Non-Animal show. Circus Elysium will present at the Greyhound Track, for 3 Performances only: ☛Friday May 17th          @7pm ☛Saturday May 18th     @5pm ☛Sunday May 19th        @3pm Featuring Hand Juggling, Aerial Ring, Rola Bola, Illusions, Aerial Silks, Comedy, Hand Balancing, High Wire & much more! FIRST DAY SPECIAL ALL SEATS:   €10 Discount Voucher not applicable
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Youghal Musical Society Presents “THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT”

Youghal Musical Society are proud to present an all star cast in their up-coming spectacular “THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT. ” The show is directed by well known music giant John Daly and is under the musical directorship of maestro Dominic Finn. With numbers from such shows as WICKED, THE LION KING, HALF A SIXPENCE and THE GREATEST SHOWMAN, BILLY ELLIOT there will rocking in the aisles at The Mall Arts Centre for
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Homebirds Music Festival Concerts and Tickets

Showbands Spectacular Relive those Redbarn dances, with a Showband Spectacular, taking place in the Walter Raleigh Hotel Youghal on Saturday 18th May. Art Supple and his band will be joined by Johnny Carroll – The man with the Golden Trumpet and Crystal Swing, for a night of great music and dancing. Tickets : €20 and available from Crees Card Shop, Youghal, The Walter Raleigh Hotel, Cry104fm Studios, Nagle House, Youghal
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Homebirds Festival Committee Host Official Launch

From The East Cork Journal. The upcoming Youghal Homebirds Musical Festival hosted by CRY104fm and in association with Parents Together in Autism, was officially launched in the Walter Raleigh Hotel in Youghal on Wednesday last, 17 April.  In attendance was CRY104fm Station Manager, Darragh Parker who welcomed everyone and spoke of some of the plans for the Festival which will take place over the weekend of 17-19 May.   Also present
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The Homebirds Music Festival, Youghal – 17th, 18th & 19th May!

St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal      Sunday 19th May 2019      Tickets €15.00 Community Radio Youghal are delighted to announce their second concert for The Homebirds Music Festival. The amazing Gina returns after her sell out concert last year with her stunning concert ‘The Arms of An Angel’ in St Mary’s Collegiate Church on Sunday 19th May. Joining Gina will be a very special guest, our very own Caroline
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Killeagh Choir – ‘The Voices’ present ‘Summer Serenade’

St Mary’s Collegiate Church Saturday 18th May 2019 On Saturday, 18 May the award-winning choir, Killeagh based choir ’The Voices’ and their guests will be performing in the historic St Mary’s Collegiate Church in Youghal. The Voices have travelled extensively both at home and abroad, and have performed on RTE Television on two occasions. They have enjoyed collaborations with many other groups, choirs and orchestras and annually perform for charitable
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Cork International Choral Festival – Choeur Azimuts [France]

St Mary’s Collegiate Church Youghal      Friday 3rd May at 6 pm      Admission is FREE Choeur Azimuts is a young adult choir based in Lille in the North of France. Created in 2013 by Madeleine Saur, its current director, the choir bring together about 30 choristers around a contemporary capella repertoire. Through modern-day composers such as Veljo Tormis, Jaakko Mäntyjärvi, or Tarik O’regan, Azimuts’s repertoire is mostly
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Youghal Choral Society presents ‘Music for a Summer’s Evening’

St Mary’s Collegiate Church Youghal      Sunday 28th April at 7.30 pm      Ticket price: TBC On Sunday 28th April, Youghal Choral Society will present and evening of music and song in the magnificent setting of St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal. The Choir under director Patricia Whyte, are looking forward to presenting an evening of exquisite voice, harmony and magical music. Youghal Choral Society has been very busy
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Jon Kenny – Crowman

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal     Saturday 6th April 2019 at 8 pm      Tickets €20.00 Tickets are available online at www.themallartscentre.com or telephone 087 9593276 or at the door on the day of the performance. Jon Kenny is touring with his play Crowman, the play received standing ovations every night during a run in Cork Midsummer Festival at the Granary. In Crowman Jon plays numerous characters but the
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The Vanbrugh in Concert

The Mall Arts Centre      Saturday 30th March at 3 pm Yew Wood Venues in collaboration with the National String Quartet Foundation presents THE VANBRUGH           Keith Pascoe, violin Simon Aspell, viola Christopher Marwood, cello with Macdara Ó Seiradáin, clarinet Siun Milne, violin MOZARTClarinet Quintet in A major K.581 [1789] BRAHMS Clarinet Quintet in B minor Op.115 [1891] This is a rare opportunity to hear the two great classical works written for the
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It’s lights, camera, action for First Cut! Youth Film Festival

The Mall Arts Centre  & The Regal Cinema, Youghal          6-9 March 2019 Budding young film makers will gather in the beautiful coastal town of Youghal in Co. Cork from 6-9 March for the First Cut! Youth Film Festival.  First Cut! is a vibrant international youth film festival, now in its 10th year, attracting young filmmakers aged 12-24, families and film enthusiasts for an impressive line-up of
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Harmony presents ‘The Beauty Queen of Leenane’

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal      Sat 23rd to Thurs 28th March 2019     Tickets: TBC For updates please contact 087 9593276 Featured picture the late Ann Manahan. Presented by the multi talented Harmony, The Beauty Queen of Leenane is a 1996 comedy by Irish playwright Martin McDonagh which was premiered by the Druid Theatre Company in Galway.  It also enjoyed successful runs at London’s West End, Broadway and
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Donal Clancy Tour 2019

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal           Sunday 3rd March 2019 at 3 pm      Tickets: €12/€10 concession. Tickets are available online at www.themallartscentre.com or telephone 087 9593276 or at the door on the day of the performance. Dónal Clancy is regarded as one of Ireland’s finest guitarists.  He is the son of the world renowned singer Liam Clancy of The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and
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Youghal Musical Society hosts ‘It’s a Grand Night for Singing’

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal        Sunday 24th February at 3.00 pm. Youghal Musical Society proudly hosts ‘Its a Grand Night for Singing’ Music of Rodgers and Hammerstein Written and Directed by Cathal MacCabe. Featuring Sarah O’Mahony – Soprano, Frank Ryan – Tenor, Noel Somers – Tenor and Bethan Lee – Pianist. Rodgers and Hammerstein were a hugely successful American musical theatre writing team in the 1940’s and
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New Book Identifies Funding Available for Struggling Festivals and Community Events

From The East Cork Journal. In an era where Festivals and community events are teetering on the edge of extinction due to high insurance costs, Cork County Council has launched a booklet identifying all funding streams available.   The new booklet includes every funding source existing to help support and promote events, attract more tourists and grow the visitor economy. The new brochure is free to download from the Cork County
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Open Call for East Cork Heats of Over 60’s Talent Competition

From The East Cork Journal. Described as the biggest social event in Ireland for senior citizens, the East Cork heats for this year’s over 60’s competition were launched in the Midleton Park Hotel on Tuesday.  The Midleton heat will be held at Midleton GAA on Wednesday 20 February at 8:00pm. The Youghal heat will take place on Sunday 31 March at 3:00pm in Brú Na Sí following the successful inaugural
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The Last Days of Dominic Collins

Don't miss this fantastic new Radio Drama starting this Saturday the 26th on CRY104fm at 7pm . The last days of Dominic Collins is a 3 part series written by local historian Michael Twomey and starring local Actors Brian Hogan , Finbarr Hannon , John Curtin, Anne Brookes and a special guest appearance from Martin Hennessy. It is going to be unmissable drama only on CRY104fm
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Auditions Open for Youghal Musical Society

From The East Cork Journal. Youghal Musical Society is inviting open auditions for their upcoming production “That’s Entertainment!” The show will feature favourite show tunes, dances and songs from renowned musical productions performed on the most famous stages of the world from The West End to Broadway. The Musical Society will be covering hits from “The Greatest Showman”, “Billy Elliott”, “The Lion King” and many more, promising an amazing show