Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati

3905 Eastern Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45226
513.533.0100
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Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati



The IHC was founded to promote the Irish Culture through the study of customs, dance, education, film, genealogy, history, language, lectures, literature, music, mythology, poetry, social interaction, song, sport, theater and the visual arts.

Our MEMBERSHIP FORM is now online!

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God Bless Ireland!

Upcoming Events

All events will be taking place at 3905 Eastern Avenue (map)
Plenty of FREE parking!

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Membership

Join and You Will Make a Difference!

Membership in the Irish Heritage Center makes everything we do possible. You also will be entitled to discounts on rentals, classes and events at the Heritage Center. Support the good work of the Irish Heritage Center and make more happen in the future. Your help on many different levels is creating Irish American History!! Download the Membership Form PDF.


EVENTS

Irish American Theater Company - The Cavalcaders

April 24 - 26
Please accept this invitation to the Ohio Premiere of The Cavalcaders by Billy Roche, presented by the Irish American Theater Company this coming weekend!

Friday April 24: 7:30 PM
Please attend the opening night reception at 6:30 in the Irish Pub.
Saturday April 25 (two shows): 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM
Sunday April 26: 7:00 PM

All shows will be performed at the Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati, home to the Irish American Theater Company. TICKETS ON SALE NOW: Cincyticket.com and 513-533-0100. Tickets $23 & $20 Prepaid; $25 at the door.

This play will feature favorite IATC actors Kent Covey, Mick McEvilley and Tim Carney, plus new members of the Irish American Theater Company, Todd Hepburn, Traci Taylor, and Allyson West.

"The Cavalcaders explores the lives and loves of a community of characters in small-town Wexford, Ireland. Set in an old fashioned cobbler's shop, this is a story of a group of men who spend their days mending shoes and their nights as a barbershop quartet and singers of local legend."

Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 PM and Sunday is at 2:30 PM. $20 in advance for members, $23 for non-members in advance, $25 on the day of.


Blue Rock Boys

May 7th, 2015 - Thursday at 7:00 P.M.
The Blue Rock Boys have re-formed and will be playing monthly in the IHC Pub the first Thursday of each month. They play Irish Traditional, folk and Americana music with a bit of Blue grass thrown in.


Acting Irish International Theater Festival

May 19-24
Seven different Irish plays presented by seven different Irish theater companies. Every night a show, plus two matinees. Opening of the festival and first show is on Tuesday the 19th of May at 7:30 PM.

The selection of the event is "The Cavalcaders" by Billy Roche performed by The Irish American Theater Company of Cincinnati!

May 197:30 PMThe Cavalcaders by Billy RocheIrish American Theater Co. of Cincinnati, OH
May 207:30 PMThe Field by John B. KeaneIrish Players of Rochester, NY
May 217:30 PMThe Maiden Aunt by Jimmy KearyGaelic Park Players of Chicago, IL
May 222:00 PM The New Electric Ballroom by Enda WalshTara Players of Winnipeg, MB
May 228:00 PMSea Marks by Gardner Mackay Liffey Players of Calgary, AB
May 23 2:00 PMThe Chastitute by John B. Keane Irish Players of Florida
May 23 8:00 PMMoment by Deirdre Kinahan Milwaukee Irish Arts

$22 for single show tickets, $20 each for two to three shows, and $17 each for four or more shows, or $110 for the complete series of 7 shows.

Click here to order from Cincyticket.com.

Make a difference at this First-Ever International Irish Theater Festival here in Cincinnati. Become a sponsor of Irish Culture by partnering in presenting this week-long immersion in the theater of the land of Saints and Scholars. Click here to see How!


We Banjo 3

September 15th, 2015 - Tuesday
This high-spirited band, who earned the honor of Irish Times Traditional Album of the Year, is back by popular demand. Center favorites. Time and pricing TBA.


NEW Service! Child Watch

If you would like to see the play and your child is with you, take advantage of our Child Watch in the Dance Room. Parents, members of IHC and audience members are eligible to participate in this opportunity. You can be at the event and have the children near. Call the center for more details, organized by the young parent members of the IHC. This is available by pre-reservation for performances on special dates. Call 513-533-0100 for more details.


Volunteer Opportunities

By Appointment, By Project

Lots to do to create this amazing center of Irish Heritage. Your contributions will make a difference from filing, sweeping to painting, plumbing, staging -- there is a spot for each and everyone. Group efforts are also needed. Please call for details at 513-533-0100, we provide lunches and need the attendance numbers.



RECURRING

Friendly Sons of St Patrick Glee Club

Sundays at 3 P.M.
Rehearsals Resume (Music Room)


Pub Night with Mick & Friends

Third Thursdays at 7 P.M.
Pub Room


Local Chapter of Celtic Women International

Fourth Thursdays at 7 P.M.
Tea Room


Space continues to be available for rent

Great for your parties, classes, concerts, dances, events, meetings and celebrations. New in 2012, leases available by the year.


By Appointment

- Tours
- Rentals
- "Tea Time" in the tea room for groups and clubs
- Genealogy (free for members)
- Library
- WiFi


Other Things In the Works:

  • Irish Film Nights - Next Generation evenings full of fun, and film. "Galway Girl" Cathy Ann Dempsey is underway organizing these delightful evenings. We've already started with "Waking Ned Devine" and will announce the continuation soon!
  • Ceilis
  • Irish Karaoke - A great time featuring vibrant Rob from Mt Adam's Wine Cellar Karaoke.
  • Quiz Nights with Mrs. Barb Kenny from Dublin!
  • Irish Book Club
  • "Tir Na N'Og" Land of the Forever Young - Over 55 Afternoons at the Irish Center for Irish Heritage Members and their guests - Entertainment, Tea, Speakers, Sing Songs and more.

Contact us with any questions.

Social Networking

Irish Heritage Center of Cincinnati on Facebook Irish Heritage Center of Cincinnati on YouTube

Upcoming Events


4/24-26
IATC presents "The Cavalcaders"

5/7
Blue Rock Boys

5/19-24
Acting Irish International Theatre Festival

ALL Upcoming Events

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