The Tayman, The Tomcat and Others – The Stories of Eamon Kelly

The Tayman, The Tomcat and Others – The Stories of Eamon Kelly

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal     Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 8 pm.

The stories of Eamon Kelly, the Seanachaí as told by Jack Healy.  

Come and hear Jack Healy bring to life a compendium of Eamon Kelly’s most comic and colourful characters. Carpentry, drink, hat-wearing, emigration and devilment weave their way through these marvelous stories. We hear about runaway fillies, Ned Connors, who was “fierce for the drink”, Bridgie and her curious request to the carpenter, the three-in-a-bed escapade of the Tayman, and Mick the Fiddler with his adventures in New York. Running Time – 65 mins.

Tickets €12/€10 are available online at www.themallartscentre.com or telephone 087 9593276.  Tickets will also be available at the door on the night.

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Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra Wood in the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal

Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra Wood in the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal

                                   The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal       Saturday November 11th 2017       

Cork Tango is delighted to announce the first special event of the new tango season, with a day filled with learning under the tutelage of the fabulous Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra Wood, and a night of dancing, all taking place at the glorious Georgian period Mall Arts Centre in Youghal, Co. Cork, on Saturday 11th November 2017.

13.00-14.30 hrs – Workshop 1 – Intermediate level.
Vals (Waltz) with shared axis, incorporating turns, voleos and leg wraps. This workshop is designed for more established dancers who have moved beyond beginners and are looking to build on their repertoire of moves with technical precision in the context of the vals rhythm.

14.45-16.15 hrs - Workshop 2 – Advanced level.
Milonga Lisa and Traspie with single and double beat steps and giros. This workshop is designed for experienced dancers who love the challenge of milonga’s varying rhythms and are looking to hone their technical precision.

16.30-18.00 hrs – Workshop 3 – All levels (for leaders and followers).
Tango technique in couples, including posture, walking, embrace, and incorporating giros and planeos. This workshop is designed for beginner to advanced students who recognise the importance of technique in the support and on-going development of their dance. There will also be a strong emphasis on adornments for followers.

21.00- 1.00 hrs – Milonga Ball with performance by Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra Wood, in the fabulous Mall Arts Centre, Youghal, overlooking the sea.

Please contact the organiser, Mary Lavery with any enquiries at tangocork@yahoo.ie

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The Orpheus Choir and The Munster Youth Choir Concert

The Orpheus Choir and The Munster Youth Choir Concert

 Fund – raising Concert to support the Youghal RNLI and Youghal Community Bus      

The Mall Arts Centre       Saturday 18th November at 8 pm

The Orpheus Choir, Co. Cork with its Musical Director Hilary Reynolds, are delighted to be returning to Youghal to perform in a fund-raising concert to support the RNLI Youghal Lifeboat Station and Youghal Community Bus. The choir’s first visit in 2011 was to the Mary Collegiate Church, but this time the concert will be held next door to the Lifeboat Station in The Mall Arts Centre.

The Orpheus Choir is an adult, mixed-voiced, regional, community choir based in Fermoy, that sing a highly varied programme of  folk, classical and contemporary choral music. It was formed in 2005 and has members hailing from North and East Cork to West Waterford. Since its inaugural concert at the opening of the 2007 North Cork Classical Music Festival, it has given many very successful concerts in and around Fermoy, amongst others, Cappoquin, Castlelyons, Castletownroche, Conna, Kildorrery, Kilworth, Knockanore and Mitchelstown and in 2015 celebrated its 10th. Anniversary with an Opera Gala Concert in St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral in Cork City.

Mixed with iconic and much-loved Irish folk melodies in scintillating fresh choral arrangements, The Orpheus Choir under the direction of Hilary Reynolds, will also be bringing contemporary music from American composers together with Hilary’s newly-formed Munster Youth Choir. As special guest, an instrumental soloist of high calibre will join them, providing a highly varied and entertaining evening of music.

Tickets €12.50 concessions €10.00.  Tickets are available online at www.themallartscentre.com

Telephone 087 9593276 or at the door on the night of the performance.

 

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CADA returns to the The Mall Arts Centre

CADA returns to the The Mall Arts Centre

CADA performing Arts Academy Courses – Returns to The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.
Classes start September 18th 2017  

Cork’s Premier Stage School for all your Drama, Dance and Musical Theater Classes

Founded by Catherine Mahon-Buckley twenty years ago, CADA Performing Arts is an acknowledged centre of excellence for Drama, Dance and Musical Theater Studies.

Cada continues to provide classess for 2017 after a successful 2016 ! They offer a chance to discover your own strengths and weaknesess. We all have particular abilities in certain areas and success can only be achieved through self-awareness and by developing an individual artistry that is uniquely your own.

The Academy programmes are committed to your needs, an approach which is reflected in the dedication and expertise of our staff, a stimulating, creative ethos and the provision of a quality studio environment. Our aim is to enable our students to identify, develop and nurture their own skills, perfecting a professional attitude, an inner confidence, self-esteem and team skills with which our students can flourish.

The Academy aims to provide the broadest possible training, giving each student individual attention to enable them to graduate with professional confidence and most important to have fun while achieving their full potential.

The main emphasis of the course concentrates on practical training in a range of drama, dance, singing and music and theater studies subjects and takes place in a specially designed and built spacious studio complex which opened in 2004.

‘CADA Performing Arts has total professionalism and guaranteed results’.  Peadar Cox (TV Actor)

For information  http://www.cadaperformingarts.ie/  or phone 021 4866389

 

 

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