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24/10/2021

Excel commemoration heralded as a fitting tribute to the Great War

Recently the Tipperary Excel Arts Centre hosted a comprehensive programme of events to commemorate the Great War.

Recently the Tipperary Excel Arts Centre hosted a comprehensive programme of events to commemorate the Great War.

All who visited the centre were treated to an exciting and innovate series of exhibitions, cinema, war memorabilia displays and talks to commemorate WWI including ‘Tipperary Remembers 1914 - 2014’ musical shows.

These music hall variety concerts, took the audience, many sporting period costume for a nostalgic and stroll and down memory lane of Tipperary during WWI through the medium of song and dance and humour.

In the audience on the Friday evening was local woman Nuala Hayes, whose grandfather fought on the western front. The Tipperary Excel Arts Centre would like to convey it’s thanks to all the cast and crew, including board member Elaine Fitzpatrick for the amount of time and effort that was put into creating this programme of events.

Well done to the beautiful ladies who put in fantastic work with their outfits and a special word of thanks to the tea ladies. The Tipperary Excel team would like thank all those who supported this commemoration programme.

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