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11 June 2022

Laois Le Chéile – Laois Together

  • Performance

Laois Le Chéile – Laois Together’ is a welcome opportunity to bring music and integration to the heart of Portlaoise – underpinned with the dynamic richness of Laois’s new communities: young people and their families. J

Join us at Laois Music Centre – this exciting cultural event is an opportunity to interact with others – creating bridges to trust, respect, and understanding across cultures.

Portlaoise is one of the most culturally positive and diverse towns in Ireland with one in five Portlaoise people being non-Irish and 94 nationalities living in Laois speaking 57 languages.

Main Stage

1pm – Bandwagon House Band – MGL Team featuring Tommy Fitzharris (Trad.)

1.15 – Jeca The Clown

1.30 – MGL House Band – with children from Montague and Hibernian DP Centres

1.45 – Portlaoise Comhaltas

2.00 – Beat Goes On – Ollie Tunmer Body Percussion

2.15 – Ukrainian Dancer – Nina

2.30 – MGL House Band – Lisa from Georgia 

2.45 – Portlaoise Comhaltas 

 

3.00 – Laois Africa Beats

3.30 – Afro Brazilian Criola Dance Company 

3.50 – MGL House Band

 

Workshop Area

1.00 – 2.30 – Early Years Workshops – Drop-in Room 7(Indoors) 

1.45 – 2.15 – Drumming Circle with Eddie O’Neill 

2.15 – 2.45 – Beat Goes On with Ollie Tunmer 

2.45 – 3.15 – Ukulele Taster Workshop – Come Try a Ukulele – Open to all

 

Conradh na Gaeilge – Indoors Room 6

1.00-4.00 – Conversation agus Information as Gaeilge – Drop-in 

Link to the Music Generation Laois projects page for more information

Venue

Laois Music Centre
Church Avenue
Moneyballytyrrell
Portlaoise
Co. Laois
R32 Y074

11 Jun 2022

1.00PM - 4.00PM

Age range

All ages