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    Comedy with Aprés Match

      Gary Cooke, Risteárd Cooper and Barry Murphy collectively are known as Après Match. Their blend of brilliant commentary, outrageous humour and wicked impersonations has delighted the nation for almost two decades. Yes, the funniest satirical and sports comedy team in the country bar none – the guys off the RTE  – bring their hilarious live […]

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    Festival Highlights – Full Programme Online 31st July

    We are delighted to announce some upcoming events for the 38th Clifden Arts Festival which will take place from 17-27 September 2015. Tickets on now Click Here. Full Programme online Friday 31st July. Thursday 17th Singer-songwriter Mick Flannery Live in Concert. “Mick Flannery is a singing and songwriting force to be reckoned with.” Siobhán Long, […]

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    Finbar Wright at Clifden Arts Festival 2015

    Celebrating 25 years Of Great Concerts! Performing all of your favourites, Finbar Wright returns to the 38th Clifden Arts Festival on Sunday September 20th. Accompanied by top-class musicians, Finbar is marking twenty-five years of making heart-warming music, not only on this legendary stage in Clifden, where he made his debut at the very beginning of […]

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    Traditional Concert with Jackie Daly, Matt Cranitch and Conal Ó Gráda and guests

      Jackie Daly and Matt Cranitch are acknowledged masters of the rich musical tradition of Sliabh Luachra in the southwest of Ireland. This culturally significant region on the Cork/Kerry border is renowned for its distinctive style of playing and for its repertoire of tunes. Jackie on accordion and Matt on fiddle will be joined by […]

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    The Legendary Christy Moore in Concert

    Clifden Arts Festival welcomes back the legendary Christy Moore. Christy Moore is one of the most compelling and inspirational musicians Ireland has ever seen. He has a universal fan-base that stretches from Beijing to Boston, Auckland to Aughrim. Over his forty year career, Christy Moore has given us a phenomenal 30 albums and still continues […]

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    Singer-Songwriter Mick Flannery In Concert

    At the end of the day and the heel of the hunt, you’re left with the songs. Everything else comes and goes – the shows and the tours and the applause and the acclaim, which goes with them, the prattle and the palaver which accompany an album release. Everything else fades out of view. Everything […]

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