Deadline for Riverfest’s new Busking Competition extended

first_imgNewsDeadline for Riverfest’s new Busking Competition extendedBy Staff Reporter – April 28, 2015 767 Previous articleFunding appeal for earthquake victimsNext articleJan to get Limerick kids running Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Calling Limerick’s Creative Kids! TAGSartsBuskers competitionDolansDolans Warehousegigsgreat limerick runlimerickmusicRed door productionsriverfest2015Steamboat music Advertisement Limerick Artist Receives Arts Council Next Generation Award worth €20,000 Belltable:Connect invites applications for Translating Live to Online Workshops this Autumn Facebook Mick Flannery’s Virtual Tour of Ireland in Dolan’s tonight Printcenter_img by Aoife [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up THE deadline for application to the Busking Competition, , has been extended to Wednesday evening April 29.  The competition will host some of Limerick’s talented street musicians as they sing their hearts out, performing for some top quality prizes. Buskers will be located throughout Limerick’s pedestrianised streets, through designated pitches on Cruises street, Todds Bow, Chapel Street and Denmark Street. Music from the buskers will kick-off at 6pm on Sunday May 3, with judges visiting each pitch, adjudicating on performance, instrumental, vocal skills, passion and interaction with their audience. Two finalists will then be chosen to perform on stage at Upper Denmark Street, where the winner will be announced. Prizes include €500 worth of recording time with Red Door Productions, €750 worth of vouchers towards music equipment from Steamboat Music and opportunity to play in Limerick’s award winning music venue – Dolans Warehouse. To apply got to www.limerick.ie/festivals/riverfest/whatson/2015-05-03-riverfest-busking-competition to download an application form. Linkedin Twitter Email RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Limerick Post Show | Ham Sandwich Arts Council congratulates three Limerick artists on Covid-19 award WhatsApplast_img read more

Ed Hyland & Dierdre Friel Join Off-Broadway’s Under My Skin

first_imgThe upcoming off-Broadway premiere of Under My Skin has added two more Broadway alums to the mix. Ed Hyland and Dierdre Friel will join the cast as Poppa Sam and the Angel, respectively. Related Shows Show Closed This production ended its run on June 8, 2014 Hyland was last seen on Broadway in Roundabout Theatre Company’s Machinal. His additional credits include Arcadia, Festen, and The Man Who Had All the Luck. Friel appeared on Broadway in Leap of Faith. The two join a cast that includes the previously announced Kerry Butler, Matt Walton, Megan Sikora, Allison Strong, Kate Loprest and Andrew Polk. Under My Skin The show begins previews on April 5 and officially opens on May 15 opening at the Little Shubert Theatre. Under My Skin explores the three things we all want, but can’t always get: sex, love and healthcare. It tells the story of the twist of fate run-in between Harrison Baddish, New York’s most eligible bachelor (Walton), and single, working mother Melody Dent (Butler).  View Commentslast_img read more