the culture charts
Open House Dublin
Over one weekend, 100 great Dublin buildings of all types and periods will open up their doors to allow citizens and visitors to explore the architecture of the city, with special tours by hundreds of professionals and enthusiasts, all for free. October 4-6. See www.architecturefoundation.ie
Sligo goes Baroque
The Irish Baroque Orchestra presents Towards Enlightenment directed by Roy Goodman from the harpsichord with Anneke Scott (pictured), natural horn, and Lisa Beznosiuk, period flute. The programme includes music by WF Bach, Haydn, Quantz and Mozart. Tonight at 7.30pm, Calry Church, Sligo. See www.irishbaroqueorchestra.com /www.sligobaroquefestival.com
'A Feast of Bones'
See this musical fable for children and adults alike from Theatre Lovett as part of Family Season at the Dublin Theatre Festival. The Ark, Eustace Street (October 2-6); see www.dublintheatre festival.com/www.ark.ie