Top 5 nights of entertainment.
Here's our take on the best nights out!
top 5 night
1 Australian group The Mae Trio make their first trip to Irish shores this July, taking in the Seamus Ennis centre as part of their tour on Friday 18th. Lauded in their home country and recipients of several awards including The Folk Alliance Australia Youth Award and the Maton Class Act award, the girls, Elsie and Maggie Rigby and Anita Hillman, are beginning to win audiences in the UK and abroad. Their harmonic vocals and vast range of instruments (banjo, ukulele, guitar, cello, violin and bass) are sure to appeal to Irish audiences. Tickets €13 from www.seamusenniscentre.com or 01 802 0898
2 Monty Python fans will be flocking to Swords on Sunday when what is likely to be the last live performances ever by the legendary comedy group will be broadcast live to the big screen in Movies@Swords direct from the O2 in London. Dubbed the 'Last Night of the Pythons', the event is not to be missed by any fan of the ground breaking comedy troupe, made up of John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, and although he has passed on, Graham Chapman has a 'presence' in the show too. You can catch this last chance to see Monty Python live (mostly) at Movies@Swords on Sunday, July 20 at 7pm.
3 Duffys' pub in Malahide is continuing its excellent line up of weekend entertainment. On Friday it is the turn of Harmony Street, while on Saturday, the Full Moon Boogie Band will take to the stage. On Sunday there will be trad music from 7pm to 9.30pm.
4 Baroque Penthouse, located in Swords, is running its new industry night every Sunday featuring Wright Venue resident DJs and guests. For table bookings & guestlist at Confessions mail Brook@twv.ie.
5 Andre Rieu's 10th Anniversary Concert will be screened live at movies@swords on Saturday.. Rieu's 2014 Maastricht Concert will be delivered via satellite, across the UK, Ireland and Europe on Saturday, as part of a global cinema event This year is the 10th Anniversary of Andre Rieu's traditional summer evening concerts, staged on the most romantic city square in The Netherlands: the Vrijthof in Maastricht! One of the most popular live acts in the world, the King of Waltz will be working his magic to present an unforgettable evening full of humour, music and emotion for every age. Be swept away with the incredible atmosphere, which attracts audiences from every corner of the globe, who come together to share and experience beautiful music, song, laughter, dancing and a few tears!