Storyteller Niall de Burca is doing his rounds

Niall de Burca will be performing at the County Museum, Clonmel at 7pm next Wednesday, 2nd May. Niall is one of Ireland’s finest traditional storytellers performing nationally in theatre, on radio and at many festivals including Féile Earrai, the CS Lewis Festival and the National Children’s Book Festival. Admission is free but places are limited so booking is essential. Contact 052-6134565/052-6134552 to book.

Niall de Burca will be performing at the County Museum, Clonmel at 7pm next Wednesday, 2nd May. Niall is one of Ireland’s finest traditional storytellers performing nationally in theatre, on radio and at many festivals including Féile Earrai, the CS Lewis Festival and the National Children’s Book Festival. Admission is free but places are limited so booking is essential. Contact 052-6134565/052-6134552 to book.

Niall will be performing in various venues in Tipperary as part of the Bealtaine Festival and will also be engaging in intergenerational events, including an event with pupils from St. Michael’s school, Tipperary and their grandparents at Tipperary Excel Arts and Heritage Centre. He will also be performing at Carrick-on-Suir Library on Wednesday, 2nd May at 2pm, Booking is at 051-640591. He will also appear at Cashel Library on Wednesday, 2nd May at 11am, bookings at 062-63825.

Niall will also be performing at the launch of the 2012 Tipperary Bealtaine Festival which takes place next Tuesday, 1st May at 2.30pm in The Source Arts Centre, Thurles. This is a free event and will also feature a performance by close harmony vocal trio Swingabella, followed by refreshments.

Admission is free and bookings are currently being taken by the Box Office at The Source Arts Centre, telephone 0504-90204 to reserve your seat. Active Retirement Groups and Care Centres should advise of numbers attending.

For further information please contact the South Tipperary Arts Office, 052-34565, email sally.oleary@southtippcoco.ie or www.southtipparts.ie; the North Tipperary Arts Office, 067-44860 artsoffice@northtippcoco.ie or www.tipperarynorth.ie/arts; or Emer O’Brien, Library Headquarters, 0504- 21555, e-mail eobrien@tipperarylibraries.ie or www.tipperarylibraries.ie