Anything Goes at the Hawkswell

On Sunday Andy and I went along to see Anything Goes - Christmas Toons at the Hawk's Well Theatre in Sligo. It was a lovely night, we were welcomed with mulled wine and mince pies before the concert. Anything Goes had some friends along with them, Tabby did his own version of 'When a child... Continue Reading →

Sligo Sings – the concert

Yesterday saw the big day and night for Sligo Sings. If you are a regular reader you'll know that I sort of accidentally joined the Sligo Volunteer Choir, who were one of the 6 choirs formed especially by the Hawk's Well Theatre for Sligo Sings. I'm not a singer by any means but it is... Continue Reading →

Singing and Sunsets

As the title suggests the singing rehearsals for 'Sligo Sings' continue and my struggle to hit the high notes is a ongoing battle. In a flash of inspiration yesterday I thought perhaps if I wore my magic knickers it might somehow help. Unfortunately they aren't that magic!! So the hilarity of my friend Heidi I... Continue Reading →

Requiem for Julie

Last night Lucy and I went along to see Requiem for Julie by Sean Purcell at the Hawk's Well Theatre. This musical was unlike anything I've seen before. It told the story of teenager Julie and her struggles to cope with life. I'm not going to tell you too much about the story because if... Continue Reading →

Sligo Sings

Today I joined a choir. Singing in public has been on the bucket list for a while now. In my dreams I can see myself up on stage with the Fun Company! There's a slight problem though - I can't sing! Anyway a while ago I saw the Hawk's Well Theatre were setting up choirs... Continue Reading →

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