Monday 19 November 2018

Reeling in the Showband years at the Cork Opera House

Host Ronan Collins will bring his popular 'Reeling in the Showband Years' show to the Cork Opera House for two performances on Friday, January 26 and again the following evening.

The show has been playing to packed audiences across the country for the past eight-years, with some of the top names from the showband and Irish country music scene playing under its banner.

The latest incantation of the show will feature slots by a number of household names including Red Hurley, Gina (from The Champions), Dave Lawlor. Keith and Lorraine McDonald, Tommy & Jimmy Swarbrigg and The Conquerors.

The show will also see Collins perform his own tributes to Joe Dolan and Eurovision and will conclude with all of the performers singing a medley from the Showband years.

The shows will take audiences on a nostalgic trip down memory lane with some of the many hits that defined one of the most exciting eras in Irish musical history.

Tickets for the shows, priced at €28.50, €31 and €33.50, are available from the venue on 021 427 0022.