TOUR ARCHIVE Past Van Events

Where we've been and what we've done

In 2020 we:

  • Staged more than 60 performances in 11 counties
  • Worked with 48 musicians, singers, poets, artists and performers
  • with a team of 15 theatre professionals, designers and production artists
  • and reached more than 2,500 people

2021 Events

Carlow County - March 18th and 19th

Cian Kinsella, Brian Daly and Fiach Moriarty

Louth County - April 6th

Gavan Ring

Westmeath County - May 4th and 5th

Frank Byrne, David Kelly and Meadhbh Hughes

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown - May 10th and 11th

King Lear Schools Tour

Dublin - May 12th 

King Lear Schools Tour


Galway - May 19th 

Caroline Stanley, Colin Stanley and Ryan Crowell

Leitrim County - June 15th and 16th

Sinead Black and Saoirse Cummins

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown - July 6th and 7th

Karl Flood and Ronan MacGabhann

Offaly - August 16th

at the Birr Vintage Week & Arts Festival with Fin Furey, Farah Elle and Jayne Eleanor


2020 Events

Galway 2020 City and County – October 1st 2020

The Whileaways, Barceló Brothers, Niceol Blue and Orla McGovern


Éigse Michael Hartnett Festival, Newcastlewest, Co Limerick – October 3rd 2020

Trevor Sexton, Micheál Rowsome and Stephen Murphy


Kerry County – October 9th, 10th, 11th 2020

Mary Culloty O'Sullivan, Cormac Begley, Cathal Flaherty, Bryan O'Leary and Brian Mooney, Emma O'Leary and Gavan Ring


Schools Tour - Dublin, October 16th 2020

Candlelit Tales at Belmayne Educate Together, Scoil Íde Cailiní and St Malachy’s


Monaghan - October 20th and 21st 2020

Claire Crehan, Niamh McCormack, Brioni Gallagher and Seanan Brennan


Schools Tour - Dublin, October 22nd and 23rd 2020

Romeo and Juliet, Directed by Conor Hanratty and starring Kate Stanley Brennan and Lloyd Cooney


Limerick - October 27th 2020

David Hope and Susan O'Neill - SON


Monaghan - November 17th 2020

Brioni Gallagher and Seanan Brennan

Dublin and Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Schools - November 19th to 23rd

Including The Wild Turkeys, Avoca Reaction, Romeo and Juliet (in a Van) with Kate Brennan and Lloyd Cooney and directed by Conor Hanratty, Karl Flood, Sam Clifford, Michael Chanda, Rhythm Africana, and Candlelit Tales


Monaghan - December 2nd

Brioni Gallagher and Seanan Brennan


Cavan - December 7th and 8th 2020

Niamh McCormack and Claire Crehan


Westmeath - December 9th and 10th 2020

Frank Byrne and David Kelly


Kilkenny - December 11th 2020

Cormac Larkin, Scott Flanigan and Tom Caraher


Wicklow - December 13th & 18th 2020

Niall O'Sullivan and Shóna, Mike and Marta Nielsen


Monaghan - December 17th

Claire Crehan and Niamh McCormack


Kilkenny - December 19th & 20th

for Yulefest with Luan Parle and Clive Barnes; Enya Cox and Ruby and Heidi Millea from the Alize School of Music; and Daniel Docherty of the Lady Desart Choir