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ABOUT OILEÁN

A glorious visual, musical and magical dance performance, Oileán captures the essence of the Blasket island community, their traditions and customs, their wealth of song and story, their love of life and their strong kinship with one another. Presented by the members of the National Folk Theatre of Ireland, Oileán celebrates and explores Blasket Island in a moving, emotional and lively presentation of the best of traditional Irish arts - dance, song and live music, guaranteed to stay with you long after you leave the theatre!

Oileán captures the essence of the island community of the Great Blasket Islands, located off the coast of West Kerry. 

Presented by the members of the National Folk Theatre of Ireland, Oileán celebrates and explores Blasket Island in a moving, emotional and lively presentation. 

The Great Blasket Island still retains an almost mystical significance for many, both from Ireland and abroad. The way of life of the islanders and their spirit of survival is framed in this production, which captures the essence of this island community, their traditions and customs, their wealth of song and story, their love of life and their strong kinship with one another. 

This is a glorious visual, musical and magical performance presented using the best of traditional arts - dance, song and live music, guaranteed to stay with you long after you leave the theatre!


  • ADMISSION

  • €27.50

  • DATES

  • Tue, Aug 22 | 20:30
    Wed, Aug 23 | 20:30
    Thu, Aug 24 | 20:30
    Fri, Aug 25 | 20:30
    Mon, Aug 28 | 20:30
    Tue, Aug 29 | 20:30
    Wed, Aug 30 | 20:30
    Thu, Aug 31 | 20:30
    Fri, Sep 01 | 20:30

Siamsa Tíre, National Folk Theatre & Arts Centre
Town Park
Tralee
Co. Kerry
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