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Minister of State to open Féile Fidelma 2017

The committee of Cashel Arts Festival is delighted to announce that the sixth international Féile Fidelma will be officially opened by Mr Seán Canney T.D., Minister of State for the OPW with special responsibility for Flood Relief. We look forward to welcoming Minister Canney to Cashel in September.

Friday’s Schedule of Events

Friday, September 16, 2016 Harvest Knots Workshops with National Museum of Ireland Country Life -Cashel Library, Big Sing with Edward Craig: Director of Grosvenor Choir-Brú Ború (for secondary school choirs only), The Freeborn Exchange Celebrating Ireland 2016: Gavin Freeborn-Pop Up Studio-Heritage Centre, How to be an Illustrator: Talk by Fintan Taite-Cashel Library (booked out), Workshops […]

Author Nuala O’Connor to visit Cashel

Author Nuala O’Connor will read from her novel Miss Emily during Cashel Arts Festival 2016 In 2015, Penguin USA, Penguin Canada and Sandstone (UK) published Nuala O’Connor’s third novel, Miss Emily, about the poet Emily Dickinson and her Irish maid, Ada Concannon (with Fethard, County Tipperary, connections). Miss Emily was shortlisted for the Bord Gáis […]

Cashel Arts Festival 2016

Cashel Arts Festival 2016 will take place from Thursday, 15th September to Sunday, 18th September. The move from November follows market research undertaken last year and we look forward to having our festival in September this year. The brochure launch will take place on Wednesday, 24th August – brochures and full details of all events […]

Updated Booking Information

Booking Information for this year’s festival: Online Booking: www.cashelartsfest.com E-mail: info@cashelartsfest.com Information (only operational during the festival): 087 0552179 Ralph McTell tickets can be bought online http://cashelartsfest.com/2016/06/16/ralph-mctell-headline-act/ or from Brú Ború (tel: 062 61122). The Vanbrugh Quartet tickets can be bought online http://cashelartsfest.com/2016/06/16/vanbrugh-quartet-to-play-on-rock-of-cashel/ or from The Heritage Centre, Main Street (tel: 062 61333). For workshops […]

Ralph McTell- Headline Act

 Cashel Arts Festival committee is delighted to confirm Ralph McTell as the Headline Act for this year’s Arts Festival. One of the great storytellers, Ralph McTell, is now celebrating almost 50 years on the road. Known for his virtuoso guitar style, he is primarily a prolific and gifted songwriter. With a style that invites you […]

AGM of Cashel Arts Fest Ltd

The thirteenth AGM of Cashel Arts Fest Ltd. will take place  at 7.30pm on Friday, February 12th 2016 in Spafield Family Resource Centre, Old Road, Cashel.  The agenda is as follows: Minutes of 2015 AGM  (attached) Correspondence Board Chairperson’s Report Treasurer’s Report Election of Directors Election of Committee Officers Report on Market Research Any Other […]

Cashel Arts Festival 2016

This year’s Cashel Arts Festival will take place from Thursday September 15th until Sunday September 18th. We have decided to change the dates following Market Research that was undertaken during this year’s festival. The change of dates is on a trial basis and will be reviewed following the festival. We look forward to our September festival […]

The Freeborn Exchange

The Freeborn Exchange Celebrating Ireland 2016 The Freeborn Exchange Celebrating Ireland 2016 is a unique project where artist Gavin Freeborn engages with the public to provide a snapshot of their feelings in relation to 1916. People will have the opportunity to observe or partake in a portrait session. Freeborn will talk to people about what […]

Updated details for Féile Fidelma

Féile Fidelma will take place in Cashel from Friday 9th until Sunday 11th September 2016. The venue for the sixth Féile Fidelma will be O’Brien’s Cashel Lodge which is nestled between the Rock of Cashel and the ancient Hore Abbey Monastery. The provisional programme of events includes lectures and workshops by Peter Tremayne, Dr Kate […]