Open MicNight – Chapter and Verse This Friday, 22nd February, Friars’ Gate hosts its first Open Mic night of 2013 at 8pm. Join us for an eclectic mix of writings. Budding and established writers are invited to share their work in a relaxed atmosphere. Just want to listen? Sit back and enjoy an evening with a difference. Pieces should be no longer than 5-7mins. Admission is free! Isla Grant
On Sunday March 3 at 8pm, Scotland’s most popular singer-songwriter, Isla Grant makes a welcome return visit to Ireland. Isla’s interaction with her audience and the atmosphere at her live shows is a joy to behold and, as always, the show will feature a guest spot by her husband Al. Tickets are €25. The Tailor of Inverness On Friday and Saturday, March 8 and 9, Friars’ Gate will host ‘The Tailor of Inverness’, written and performed by Matthew Zajac. Winner of a Scotsman Fringe First, the 2008 Stage Best Solo Performer Award at the Edinburgh Fringe and the 2009 Best Actor Award from the Scottish Critics, this phenomenal play about his Polish father has entranced audiences across the world.
With a stunning violin accompaniment, ‘The Tailor of Inverness’ tells an extraordinary and moving story of survival in war-torn Europe. This production will bring to Ireland one of the highlights of the 2013 Theatre year. Don’t miss it.
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