Update, 9th April: Celebrating Dubliners in the National Concert Hall on Friday 13th April will now be dedicated to the memory of the late Barney McKenna, one of the original members of The Dubliners who passed away last Thursday 5th April. Barney's fellow Dubliners will lead the tributes on Friday night.
Friend of the group and fellow performer Noel O’Grady said, "This will be a fitting tribute to Barney and although this is a very sad time for the lads they will perform on Friday in his honour."
Dublin City Public Libraries extends its deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the late Barney McKenna.
Celebrating Dubliners - an evening of music and literature celebrating James Joyce’s Dubliners. Delight in the music of Dubliners, and be inspired as well known personalities The Dubliners who celebrate their 50th anniversary, writers Peter Sheridan and Dermot Bolger, singers Noel O’Grady and Shannon Colleens, comedian David McSavage, and many more, bring this iconic collection of short stories to life.
Friday 13th April at 8pm at the National Concert Hall, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2.
Booking essential. Admission: €25, €20 (Conc. available) Tel: 01 417 0000 or online www.nch.ie