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Drama: One Sweet Hour by Greg Traynor

One Sweet Hour
by Greg Traynor
Friday 9th February 2018 at 8pm
Tickets: €12 / €10
For bookings phone 090 6482042 or email info@tuarard.ie
Book Online

This musical two-act play tells the story of an ageing Elvis impersonator and the antics he gets up to in the course of his job. He has been all around the world but has never made it […]

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World Cinema: Marie Curie

Tuar Ard Film Club presents
 Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge
Tuesday 13th February 2018 at 8pm
Tickets: €5
Check out the trailer here

A sweeping biographical film about the first woman to win the Nobel Prize, Marie Curie is as much an intimate portrayal of the struggles of the scientist’s private world as of her legendary public accomplishments, chronicling her battles against the male academic establishment, as well as her blissful marriage to her scientific partner, Pierre. Her world falls apart when her husband perishes in a tragic accident, and despite near scandal, Curie perseveres and triumphs once more.

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Drama: The Loves of Cass McGuire by Brian Friel

High Street Drama Group present
The Loves of Cass McGuire
by Brian Friel
Friday 23rd February – Sunday 25th February 2018 at 8pm
Tickets: €12 / €10
For bookings phone 090 6482042 or email info@tuarard.ie
Book Online
After more than fifty years in New York, 70 year old Cass McGuire returns home to Ireland only to find herself alienated from the traditional ways of her native land. Her brother and his family to whom she turns really have no need for her, and ship her off to a retirement home – or workhouse as she calls it – where she meets others in the same situation.

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Exhibition Launch: The Alchemy of Painting

The Alchemy of Painting
An Exhibition by Shane Gannon
Sunday 4th March 2018 at 5.30pm
Free Event

Born in Castlebar but now living in Moate, Shane gained an interest in painting at an early age. He studied fine art in GMIT, where he developed a strong interest in abstract expressionism. His exhibition in Tuar Ard will feature his most recent works which […]

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Music: Wyvern Lingo // Live in Moate

Wyvern Lingo // Live in Moate
Sunday 4th March 2018 at 7pm
Tickets: €15
For bookings phone 090 6482042 or email info@tuarard.ie
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County Wicklow trio Wyvern Lingo will take to the stage in Tuar Ard as part of a European Tour to promote the release of their highly-anticipated self-titled album on February 23rd. Known for their soulful, passionate and haunting performances, the band’s exceptional live show will feature a veritable cocktail of R’n’B hooks, bluegrass licks, gospel harmonies and insightful-beyond-their-years lyrics.

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Music: Shaskeen Céilí Band

The Shaskeen Céilí Band
Live in Concert
Thursday 15th March 2018 at 8pm
Tickets: €15
For bookings phone 090 6482042 or email info@tuarard.ie
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The traditional Irish band Shaskeen is taking to the highways and byways on a nationwide concert tour. For the past forty seven years and since long before Ryanair or online booking, Shaskeen have been travelling and playing to packed houses all over Ireland, the UK, mainland Europe and the USA. They have a unique and versatile approach to their music, always conscious of their audiences, respectful of the tradition but innovative in the Shaskeen way.

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World Cinema: Irreplaceable

Tuar Ard Film Club presents
 Irreplaceable
Tuesday 20th March 2018 at 8pm
Tickets: €5
Check out the trailer here

All of the inhabitants in this corner of the countryside can count on Jean-Pierre, the doctor who cares for them and who reassures them day and night, seven days a week. When Jean-Pierre falls sick, Nathalie, a doctor new to the profession, comes from the hospital to assist him. But will she manage to adapt to this new life and to replace the man who thought he was… irreplaceable.

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Children: Musical Magic

Midlands Drama Schools presents
Musical Magic
Saturday 24th March – Tuesday 27th March 2018
Tickets: €12
For bookings phone 090 6482042 or email info@tuarard.ie

The talented performers of Midlands Drama Schools return to Tuar Ard this Spring for four days of muscicals for your entertainment featuring lots of fast upbeat music, comedy and colour. Guaranteed fun for all the family. Please see below for show schedule.

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Drama: Da by Hugh Leonard

4th Wall Laois Theatre Group present
Da
by Hugh Leonard
Saturday 7th April 2018 at 8pm
Tickets: €12 / €10
For bookings phone 090 6482042 or email info@tuarard.ie
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Da is a very funny, but rather tender play set in Dublin after the burial of Charlie’s father. His savaging “best friend” Oliver calls by, prompting the appearance of Da. Charlie then begins to retrace the key events of his life.

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World Cinema: Goldstone

Tuar Ard Film Club presents
Goldstone
Tuesday 17th April 2018 at 8pm
Tickets: €5
Check out the trailer here

Indigenous Detective Jay Swan arrives in the frontier town of Goldstone on a missing persons inquiry. What seems like a simple light duty investigation opens a web of crime and corruption. Jay must pull his life together and bury his differences with young local cop Josh, so together they can bring justice to Goldstone.

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