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Oíche Scéalaíochta i dTír Chonaill / A Night of Storytelling in Donegal

November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


With Seanán Mac Aoidh agus Bríd Anna Ní Bhaoill

An Evening of Irish Storytelling in Donegal

Sit back and enjoy an evening of rich & nourishing online entertainment seeped in the Irish Story telling tradition. Join Seanán & Bríd Anna, both master storytellers in the Irish language, and at least one or two of their workshop graduates from their previous workshop. This is an evening most suited to strong Irish Speakers – as stories will be told in Irish. There may be a story or two in English, more info to come. All welcome.

Meet Your Hosts

Seanán Mac Aoidh

Seanan Mac Aoidh - SeanachaíSeanán Mac Aoidh is manager and programme director of An tSean Bheairic cultural centre in An Fál Carrach (Falcarragh). Seanán was formerly an Irish language teacher and researcher in Ulster University in Belfast and has recently completed his PhD research project in the Donegal Irish language storytelling tradition. Seanán often tells traditional stories at local events and during this weekend will share some insights into the cultural background of sean-nós and the stories that underlie the tradition.

Bríd Anna Ní Bhaoill

Bríd Anna Ní Bhaoill - SeanachaíIs mise Bríd Anna Ní Bhaoill as Rann na Feirste In Dún na nGall . Bhí an scéalaíochta go laidir san Chlann. Bhí Seanchas Sheáin thart orm san bhaile . Fuair me mo cuid scéalta ó mó chlann . Thosaigh mé nuair a bhí mé seacht mblian doaois. Tá duaiseanna bainte agam ag an oireachtas Scór agus Fleadh cheoil  na Éireann. Bhain me Fleadh cheoil na h-Éireann in 2018. Bionn me in bhun rangann scéalta le páistí is daoine fásta agus ag déanamh ceardlann agus leachtai ar an scéalaíochta chuir mé CD ar an margadh in 2019 CD dairbh ainm  Seanchas Shéain Néill.

My name is Bríd Anna  Ní Bhaoill from Ranafast in Donegal Gaeltachta . I got my storytelling from my family. My family is well known for their story telling. I started when I was seven years of age.  I won prizes for my story cheoil na in oireachtas scor and fleadh cheoil na h-Éireann. I won the all-Ireland fleadh in 2018. I do story telling classes with kids and adults. Also I give workshops and talks about the story telling to kids and adults. I put out a CD in 2019 called Seanchas Sheain Néill.

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November 21
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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