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Sunday 20 August 2017

Birthday gala for Suu Kyi

THE 65th birthday of Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who is under house arrest, will be marked with a concert on June 19.

A performance by Christy Moore and readings by Eamon Dunphy and novelist Deirdre Purcell will be among the highlights of the gala night at the National Concert Hall in Dublin.

Tickets are on sale at the venue, priced €45, €35 and €20. All proceeds go to Burma Action Ireland.

Irish Independent

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