Staged Folklore Colloquium May 11th, 2018 Siamsa Tire, Tralee

Staged Folklore Colloquium May 11th, 2018 Siamsa Tire, Tralee

  • Mar 18,2018

Staged Folklore Colloquium

May 11th, 2018

Siamsa Tire, National Folk Theatre of Ireland


Dear colleagues and friends,

Registration is now open for the Staged Folklore Colloquium being hosted by Siamsa Tire, The National Folk Theatre of Ireland (Tralee, Co.Kerry, Ireland) on Friday May 11th, 2018. This colloquium marks the National Folk Theatre of Ireland's fiftieth season and honours the work of its founder and artistic director Pat Ahern (1968-1998). The academic presentations and discussions are centred around the themes of staging performance, staging folklore and staged nationhood. The event also includes performances by the Siamsa Tíre company, audio visual displays and North Kerry traditional dance and music workshops.


The draft programme is attached to this announcement.

This is a free event

Time: 9.30am - 5.30 pm (registration, teas & coffees 9.00am - 9.30am)


Special price tickets to Siamsa Tire's evening's performance of Fadó Fadó can be booked with the Box Office.Workshops must be booked in advance (with no charge) through the box office.


Register your interest now by contacting:

Siamsa Tíre box office at +353 66 7123055 or logging on to www.siamsatire.com


Regards

Dr. Susan Motherway


Lecturer in Music, Department of Creative Media.

North Campus, Institute of Technology Tralee,

Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland.

V92 HD4V


Email: susan.motherway@ittralee.ie

Tel: (066)7191853