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FRI 16 SEP 2016

The Dock, Carrick on Shannon

  • Time: 5.00pm - 11.00pm
  • Genre: Arts + Crafts, Audio Visual, Film
  • Tel: 071 96 50828
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  • Address: The Dock St George's Terrace Carrick on Shannon Co. Leitrim

From 5pm-11pm, another very special Culture Night for The Dock showcasing our stunning building and myriad of talented people from the locality.  With plentiful opportunities to make some great art the special programme includes visual art, dance, music, song, and workshops for all ages.

No pre booking necessary just turn up and get involved!

Gallery tours of Now Came Still Evening On Works by Gary Coyle & John Coyle 5pm ,6pm  & 9pm                            

Drop in Children’s Workshops with Vanya Lambrecht Ward 5 – 7pm

Presentation of photographs by Brian Farrell 5 - 10pm

The Thoughts of Others film, film-maker and recent graduate Fiona Brennan Visual Arts 5 -10pm 

Knowledge Swap with artist Natalia Beylis :  A Social Event with friendly chat from 7.30pm onwards

Undercurrent  (Gallery 2) at 7.30, New Dance Project by Kate Wilson, Duration 20 mins

 Undercurrent is an innovative dance theatre project by Kate Wilson. It explores mobility and how (non-verbal) language can enable understanding, it involves four individuals from diverse backgrounds and with mixed ability

Choir Performance Serendipity Singers. The Lobby  8.00pm, Duration 30 mins

Choir led by Ilse Lubbers Professional opera singer teaches all genres of music, she works with a number of Choirs in the region and we are delighted to welcome her back on this special night

Word corner Cafe  Poetry and Literature readings 8- 9pm

Leitrim on Film,  Auditorium, 9pm

The IFI brings Leitrim on Film to Carrick-on-Shannon. A programme of sound and silent films includes: De Valera Election Campaign: Drumshambo (1933); Ireland at Home: An Tostal (1953); Radharc: Water, Water (1968) – piped water comes to Aughnasheelin; Lovely Leitrim, a 1970s travelogue; and Songs of the Emerald Isle (1955). The programme highlight is a ciné-concert featuring The Farm below the Mountain (1958), a film made by Scotsman, Ernest Tiernan, on the occasion of his honeymoon in Leitrim with local girl Kathleen (née) Durkin when they visited Carrick-on-Shannon, Drumshanbo and Cornamuckla farm. The film is presented with live musical accompaniment by local musicians Patrick Carayannis, Rodney Lancashire and Seamus Hernon.

This is a free night for everyone to enjoy and the more the merrier. We look forward to celebrating with you.

Address: The Dock St George's Terrace Carrick on Shannon Co. Leitrim