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Dry Rain Theatre Company presents "To Shorten the Road"
7.30pm start >> This show was sold out at the Whale Theatre Greystones in 2018!
‘To Shorten the Road’, is an old Irish proverb meaning the journey is shorter when you have someone to tell stories to.
"Shows A candlelit evening of traditional Seancha Storytelling, Songs, Dance, Music, and Poetry
Lorraine O Brien – Storyteller and lilter
Emma O Brien – Singer/ActressMick
Heffernan – Singer/Musician
Storytelling is the oldest form of entertainment and in Ireland, in the old days, people would gather in the house of the best Storyteller, or the best Seanchai, in between the stories there would be songs, music, poetry, and dance.In ‘To Shorten the Road’ Lorraine O’Brien plays the part of Peig Meg Seanchai whose enchanting and humourous stories will bring a smile to your face, a warmth to your heart, and tears of laughter to your eyes. Emma O’Brien will also spin a yarn or two, and entertain you with her wonderful singing voice. Mick Heffernan completes the trio.
Booking 0860517575 email@example.com