Glebe gallery gains from Festival partnership

Better known for fine art exhibitions than children’s entertainment, the famous and distinguished Glebe House and Gallery in Churchill say they love being part of the Earagail Arts Festival and that it has opened up a whole new audience for them.Curator Adrian...

Henry Girls head for Hollywood

The Henry Girls have confirmed that they will travel to Los Angeles in September to play at the Irish Film Festival.  The festival will show Aidan Quinn’s “A Shine of Rainbows” – which was shot in Inishowen, and the Henry Girls also...

Earagail Arts Festival celebrates local business

The Earagail Arts Festival has issued a huge vote of thanks to local businesses and the local media for their support in this their 21st year.  The festival opened at the weekend and runs until 19th July involving a total of 100 events at 26 venues across the...

Carnival workshops at Earagail Arts Festival

Over 300 people are involved in workshops and rehearsals in the build-up to the highlight of the 21st Earagail Arts Festival – the Carnival Parade on 12th July.  With so little time left, co-ordinator Kevin O’Neill admits that work is fairly intensive...

Rising star of African Blues for Earagail Arts Festival

Afro-beat/blues star Bassekou Kouyate plays his first Irish gig when he appears in Letterkenny as part of the 21st Earagail Arts Festival on July 10th. Kouyate is credited with introducing the African ngoni (lute) to Western audiences, a pleasure now in store for a...