From Sinead O’Connor’s critically acclaimed ‘I’m Not Bossy, I’m the Boss’ comes her incredible single ‘Take me to Church’, a powerful song that shows off her songwriting capabilities. With outstanding rock tunes like this, Sinead is sure to light up the Big Top.
Sinead O’Connor plays a show at the Festival Big Top at Galway International Arts Festival on Thursday, 23 July with doors at 8pm. Tickets from www.giaf.ie.
Festival of the week
Galway International Arts Festival
The world renowned Galway International Arts Festival begins this week and has everything you could ever want and more. From sheer magic on the streets, some epic acts in the Big Top and the amazing Skywhale taking to the skies, sure where else would you want to be. www.giaf.ie.
Spectacle of the week
The Giant Divas & Les Tambours // Eyre Square to Spanish Arch // Friday, 17 July, 10pm and Saturday, 6pm
Three giant dolls will move magically through the city centre delivering haunting operatic melodies as they go. These fantastic ornate divas will transform the streets into a mobile opera house.
Gig of the week
Damien Dempsey // Monroe’s Live // Friday, 17 July, 8pm
As anyone fortunate enough to have experienced them will testify, Damien’s live gigs are the stuff of legend. Tickets €22.50/€25 – www.giaf.ie.