Sat 30 July, 8pm
Join host Pauline McLynn and a selection of the theatre's favourite performers and closest friends to celebrate the historic lifespan of the Hawk's Well. Featuring; Eamon Morrissey, Michael Harding, Sandy Kelly, Cathy Jordan, Brian Leyden, Kieran Quinn and many more.
Sun 31 July,1.30pm with lunch from 12.30pm
Join us for a festival highlight and get some great book recommendations from two insatiable readers, Michael Harding and Pauline McLynn.
Highlights this Season
iYeats 2016 Poetry Winners Announced
Winners for the Hawk’s Well Theatre’s iYeats Poetry Competition 2016 have been announced. The winner of the general poetry prize is Niamh Prior for her poem, Lagan. The winner of the emerging category (for poets of 16-25 years of age) is Laura Herlihy for her poem titled Capped Boots.
Hawk’s Well & IT Sligo ‘Sligo Sings’ partnership shortlisted for Business to Arts Awards
The Hawk’s Well Theatre and IT Sligo’s partnership for ‘Sligo Sings’ in 2015 has been shortlisted for the 2016 Allianz Business to Arts Awards in the Best Use of Creativity in the Community & Best Creative Staff Engagement categories.
Creating Sligo’s First Age-Friendly Cultural Space
In a ground-breaking project, Sligo Age Friendly Alliance, I.T. Sligo and Hawk’s Well Theatre have come together to work towards creating Sligo’s First Age Friendly Cultural Space.
Pauline McLynn hosts Hawk’s Well Celebration Night
The Sligo born actor and writer Pauline McLynn will host a very special Celebration night for the Hawk’s Well Theatre on Saturday 30th of July at 8pm. On this very special night the historic lifespan of Sligo’s local theatre will be celebrated.