Search

28 Nov 2021

Terryglass festival features theatre, workshops and major gig by Rebecca Storm

Arts

Terryglass festival features theatre, workshops and major gig by Rebecca Storm

The 18th Terryglass Arts Festival got under way this Wednesday night with the official opening by Therry Rudi, curator of Damer House Gallery, Roscrea.

Ms Rudin told the audience that Terryglass has “something very deep inside for me, coming from Switzerland”.

The festival, which runs until this coming Sunday, will feature art installations and exhibitions, over 70 workshops, theatre, fireworks open air events and family fun, and a concert this Friday in the local church by Rebecca Storm.

The festival address was given by Cllr Siobhan Ambrose, Cathaoirleach of Tipperary County Council, in which she praised the organisers and spoke of the artistic and economic value of festivasl such as Terryglass.

Also present was Cllr Phyll Bugler, Cathaoirleach of Nenagh Municipal District Council; Cllr Michael O'Meara and Cllr Ger Darcy.

The opening night's entertainment was provided by Portumna-based Shoreline Set, who sang a number of self-penned numbers as well as cover versions.

The main event was a night of theatre in the Derg Inn, with Cora Fenton performing two one-act comedies, Arsehammers and Bonfire Night.

The theatre continues tonight, Thursday, with a performance in the local hall of Charolais, a one-woman show with Tipperary actor Noni Stapleton.

For further details on the festival log on to www.terryglassartsfestival.ie

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.