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ABOUT THE WONDERFUL TUNE AT DRAÍOCHT BLANCHARDSTOWN

Join Ceol Connected on their new and exciting musical adventure in The Wonderful Tune. The Wonderful Tune is a captivating, moving, and otherworldly show for children aged 6 and above. This reimagining of an old fairytale weaves together traditional music, song, puppetry, and animation to bring children on an unforgettable journey. Told through the eyes of Maggie Connor and her son Maurice ‘the king of all the pipers in Ireland’, The Wonderful Tune is a musical world of singing mermaids, dancing sea creatures, and an enchanted tune which is sure to have everyone singing along! Alongside Emma Fisher (puppeteer), The Wonderful Tune performers include some of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians: Thomas Johnston (uilleann pipes/whistles/vocals), Áine McGeeney (fiddle/vocals), and Seán McElwain (guitar/fiddle). Supported by The Arts Council.

Join Ceol Connected on their new and exciting musical adventure in The Wonderful Tune.

The Wonderful Tune is a captivating, moving, and otherworldly show for children aged 6 and above. This reimagining of an old fairytale weaves together traditional music, song, puppetry, and animation to bring children on an unforgettable journey.

Told through the eyes of Maggie Connor and her son Maurice ‘the king of all the pipers in Ireland’, The Wonderful Tune is a musical world of singing mermaids, dancing sea creatures, and an enchanted tune which is sure to have everyone singing along!

Alongside stunning puppetry by Emma Fisher, and beautiful animation by Thorey Mjallhvit, The Wonderful Tune performers include some of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians: Thomas Johnston (uilleann pipes/whistles/vocals), Áine McGeeney (fiddle/vocals), and Seán McElwain (guitar/fiddle).

Supported by The Arts Council.

  • ADMISSION

  • €5.00 | €7.00

  • DATES

  • Wed, May 09 | 10:00
    Wed, May 09 | 12:00

Draíocht
The Blanchardstown Centre
Blanchardstown
Dublin 15
Co. Dublin
T + 353 (0)1 885 2610
E marketing@draiocht.ie
W www.draiocht.ie
Box Office + 353 (0)1 885 2622