Night of Drama

The second play on the programme for Kanturk’s “Night of Drama” is “The 1916 Revolution Will Not Be Televised, Brother” by Aidan O’ Keeffe. It’s the Saturday after Easter Monday, 1916. The Rising is still taking place. It’s not quite “business as usual” inside the GPO. Performed by Timmy Lynch (snr), Timmy Lynch (jnr) and Adam Lynch. Please share.

Short Story Competition Results

Kanturk Arts Festival is delighted to announce the winners of its inaugural Short Story Competition. Entries were received from far and wide for this competition which had a total prize fund of €500.00. The respected author Mary Bradford (who will be appearing at the festival to promote her debut novel “My Husband’s Sin”) spent considerable time weighing up the merits of each individual entry and in the end she has decided to award

Duhallow 1916 Commemoration Concert

Duhallow choral Society will present in collaboration with Ceoltoiri sliabh Luachra. Rockchapel Mallow and district Toast masters,The Pards a talented organisation of enactors dedicated to the memory of Irish Soldiers, special local guest musicians. This concert is dedicated to remember and celebrate our shared history and commemorate the historic events and people of 1916. Tickets available from members of the Duhallow Choral Scoiety, Vinny’s Newsagents & The Central Shoe Store.