Irish Theatre Tour

 

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Dublin Liffey

Led by Corrib Theatre’s Artistic Director Gemma Whelan and her husband Adam Liberman**.

Attend eight performances at world-renowned theatres in Dublin and Galway (during the Galway International Arts Festival). Meet with leading Irish playwrights and theatre artists. Backstage tours. Day trips.

Highlights from the Summer 2016 Tour:

GALWAY (Days 1 – 5):

  • Tickets to four performances (Druid Theatre, Punchbag Theatre, and others).
  • Private meetings with playwrights and other theatre artists.
  • Discussions with Gemma about the plays we see—probably at a pub!
  • Day trips to Connemara and the Cliffs of Moher
  • Free time to attend the Galway International Arts Festival.
  • Accommodations at Ardawn House in the center of town.

DUBLIN (Days 6 – 11):

  • Tickets to (at least) four performances (Abbey Theatre, Gate Theatre, and others).Galway - river
  • Private meetings with playwrights and other theatre artists.
  • Discussions with Gemma about the plays we see—probably at a pub!
  • Private walking tour of Dublin
  • Literary Pub Crawl, Dublin Writers Museum, backstage tours, and other visits and events.
  • Accommodations at Wynn’s Hotel in the center of Dublin.

** Gemma has led several previous theatre tours to Ireland and England, and is a native of Ireland. Adam has led several previous tours to Ireland and Central and South America.

Abbey Theatre Exterior