Hawks Well Theatre Sligo’s seventeen comments

  • A Tribute to Joe Burke - FleadhFest: Trad@Lunch

    The name of accordion player Joe Burke has been synonymous with Irish traditional music for over 60 years and his passing in February 2021 marked the end of one of the most celebrated musical careers in Irish traditional music history. Join Frankie Gavin,... more…

  • McGuinness Family of Dromore West - FleadhFest: Trad@Lunch

    Damien, Jason & Lorna McGuinness are an exceptional family of musicians who hail from Dromore West in West Sligo. Steeped in the wonderful tradition of Sligo music, Jason was the winner of 2016 Fiddler of Dooney competition, one of the most prestigious fi... more…

  • Liam Kelly & Kevin Brehony - FleadhFest: Trad@Lunch

    Celebrating the launch of his new album, At home with McKenna, flute player Liam Kelly brings the music of the 1920/30s back to life playing John McKenna’s original Concert ‘D’ flute accompanied by Kevin Brehony on keyboard. more…

  • Bloom of Youth - Gavin / Glancy Quartet - FleadhFest: Trad@Lunch

    Two musical families combine to bring four of Sligo’s finest young talents together for this special one-off FleadhFest event. Comprising two members from each of the Gavin and Glancy families, this concert will showcase the exceptional musical talent t... more…

  • The Two Revs

    Savour this coming together of two well-known and much loved talented musical Reverend friends! The Rev Canon Gary Hastings (Dublin) and Rev Father Seamus Quinn (Belcoo) will be accompanied by the award-winner dancer and musician Samantha Harvey. A unique... more…

  • John Carty & Mike McGoldrick

    Master musicians John Carty & Mike McGoldrick come together for this highly anticipated performance. John Carty is a leading exponent of the North Connacht style and has impressive knowledge of the music of Sligo emigrant musicians. Carty was awarded the ... more…

  • The Farrell Family

    Siblings, Sean, Sinead, Niamh and Deirdre grew up playing traditional Irish music with the Fred Finn C.C.E. branch in Sligo. They spent many years playing opposing tunes from different rooms in teenage rebellion before surrendering to the joys of music in... more…

  • Re: Leonard Barry, Declan Folan and Shane McGowan with Special Guests Cathy Jordan and Daoirí Farrell

    Thanks Jeremy for sharing news of this concert. Our first Trad gig upon easing of public health restrictions 🙂 more…

  • Trad Babies with Mossie Martin and Noelle Carroll

    A joyful introduction to traditional music for little ones! Join us for an unforgettable concert featuring traditional Irish music which will delight and enchant babies, parents and grandparents alike. In this rich musical experience, babies will be intro... more…

  • Lullaby Babies with Cathy Jordan (Dervish) and Nuala Kennedy.

    A gorgeous musical experience for you to enjoy with your little ones! Join us for an unforgettable performance by Cathy Jordan (Dervish) and Nuala Kennedy. This duo will delight and enchant tiny audiences with a selection of favourite lullabies in a sooth... more…