Local artist’s show Mag Mell coming to the White Memorial

Mag Mell, a unique theatre show by renowned Clonmel artist and puppeteer Des Dillon, featuring comedian Jon Kenny, will play out in the White Memorial Theatre on Thursday October 31 and Friday November1 at 8pm.

Mag Mell, a unique theatre show by renowned Clonmel artist and puppeteer Des Dillon, featuring comedian Jon Kenny, will play out in the White Memorial Theatre on Thursday October 31 and Friday November1 at 8pm.

The show combines puppetry, music, drama and comedy ans also features Benny McCarthy and Conal O’Grada, who are both musicians and composers.

Its plot centres on local councillor and developer PJ Foley, who inadvertently chooses the island of Mag Mell for his latest business venture and his meeting with the Wise Woman starts a chain of events with life changing results. The show examines what happens when the 21st century’s greed and materialism is confronted by the ancient wisdom of the Wise Woman.

Tickets €20, OAPs and students €15, and children €10. Tickets available at Premier Music Store, O’Connell st Clonmel.