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Honour our heroes
Published 05/05/2014 | 02:30
The International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival takes place in venues across the city centre from tomorrow until May 18, and includes Eirebrushed, a theatrical tribute to the hidden lesbian and gay heroes of 1916.
FIND A FRAME IN FARMLEIGH
Art in Action is a unique arts and crafts festival taking place today and tomorrow in the beautiful setting of Farmleigh House and grounds in Phoenix Park, featuring 100 working artists, 10.30am to 5pm.
UNDERTAKE THE UKULELE
Learn to play a well-known céilí tune on the ukulele, the little guitar-like folk instrument from the Pacific islands, today and tomorrow at The Ark, Temple Bar, 11.30am and 2.30pm, for children aged 7 and above.
Join Scotland's Alasdair Fraser on fiddle, Californian cellist Natalie Haas and Donegal singer and fiddler Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh as they explore the connections between traditional Scots, Irish and American Old Time music from May 7 to 18.
Details at musicnetwork.ie
GOBBLE GRUB IN GREYSTONES
Gourmet Greystones is a day of culinary delights with food demonstrations, world-class chefs, workshops, foodie markets and Junior Masterchef, taking place today in the cafés and restaurants of Greystones.
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