1 What brings together sopranos Ailish Tynan, bass Owen Gilhooly, journalist Olivia O'Leary and former judge Catherine McGuinness? The Culwick Choral Society. And all the aforementioned will be singing for their supper on April 24 in the National Concert Hall, nch.ie.
2 Ahoy poets of the future, learn the intricacies of verse at the annual Patrick Kavanagh Writing Weekend Workshop led by poet Gerard Smyth on May 3 and 4, patrickkavanaghcountry.com.
3 Nighthawks cabaret in one of the nicest venues in Dublin, the Cobalt Café, returns on Saturday, April 26. Line up includes music from One Horse Pony and The Statics, poetry from Kevin Higgins and comedy from Sean Nolan, bit.ly/1l1hDIJ.