Take Me Home, Colleen
(as part of Ballina Street Festival)
A story of love and loss, hope and resilience... Take Me Home, Colleen is a collection 12 original songs and stories, backed up by a cinematic visual experience, which tell the story of two young lovers and their struggles to survive the so-called Irish ‘Potato Famine’.
It is 1845 and the people of Killala in North Mayo are faced with the mot desperate of realities. Sean Óg Gaughan will have to fight to save his family, while Colleen will have to fight to save her dreams.
Written, directed and performed by Brendan Farrell, founding member of the well-known folk and ballad group The Sam Maguires, Take Me Home, Colleen is a contemporary folk music masterclass.
Tickets: €15. Early booking advised.