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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
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 19||7:30 PM||The Cavalcaders by Billy Roche||Irish American Theater Co. of Cincinnati, OH|
|May 20||7:30 PM||The Field by John B. Keane||Irish Players of Rochester, NY|
|May 21||7:30 PM||The Maiden Aunt by Jimmy Keary||Gaelic Park Players of Chicago, IL|
|May 22||2:00 PM||The New Electric Ballroom by Enda Walsh||Tara Players of Winnipeg, MB|
|May 22||8:00 PM||Sea Marks by Gardner Mackay||Liffey Players of Calgary, AB|
|May 23||2:00 PM||The Chastitute by John B. Keane||Irish Players of Florida|
|May 23||8:00 PM||Moment 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.
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.
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.
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.
Local Chapter of Celtic Women International
Fourth Thursdays at 7 P.M.
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.
- "Tea Time" in the tea room for groups and clubs
- Genealogy (free for members)
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!
- 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.