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Programme of Events 2015 - 16

Arts in Action offers access to a variety of international-standard arts events throughout the academic year. Each year the programme is packed with rich and diverse performances focusing on emerging and established professional artists and also on performances by international names from the world of theatre, literature and traditional music.

  • All events are free to attend and take place mostly at The Cube and Bailey Allen Hall in Áras Na Mac Léinn, NUI Galway.
  • The programme starts in the second week of each semester.
  • Every student can attend the events.

In 2014/15 performers included: Olwen Fouéré, Mick Moloney, Peadar O’Ríada, the Mulcahy Family and Dolores Keane, Vincent Woods, Nell Ni Chróinín, Lillis O Laoire, NUI Galway Choral Singers and Medical Orchestra Ensemble Eriu and many more. This year also sees a commemoration of Maud Gonne, the 150th anniversary of the birth of WB Yeats and two new collaborations with NUI Galway’s Moore Institute and the James Hardiman Library.


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