Sean O’Connor’s ‘American Folk Songbook’ features at the Nenagh Arts Centre

The Nenagh Arts Centre will present Sean O’Connor’s American Folk Songbook on Saturday, June 13th.

The Nenagh Arts Centre will present Sean O’Connor’s American Folk Songbook on Saturday, June 13th.

Folk singer and guitarist Sean O’Connor has worked with many of the biggest names in the music business worldwide over the past thirty-five years.

He has toured extensively and recently returned from five years based in Japan where he made regular television and radio appearances, released the album ‘By The Firelight’ and recorded a version of Johnny Duhan’s hit ‘Don’t Give Up Till It’s Over’ in which Sean sang in both English and Japanese. The proceeds of this single went to The Red Cross Japan to assist the victims of Japan’s Tsunami disaster.

At The Nenagh Arts Centre Sean will be accompanied by legendary bassist John Quearney on double bass. Songs include Woodie Guthrie’s ‘This Land is Your Land’, ‘Deportees’, ‘So Long, It’s Been Good to Know You’, ‘Blue Moon of Kentucky’, ‘Rocky Mountain Top’ and a host of other American folk classics as sung by Johnny Cash and Tom Paxton amongst others.

Support on the night will be provided by Damien O’Donaghue and Christy Hayes.

The Nenagh Arts Centre will feature Sean O’Connor and friends in concent on Saturday, June 13th at 8pm. Tickets are priced at €15 (€12 concession).

‘Jason O’Callaghan - The Hypnotist Live’ will feature at the Nenagh Arts Centre on Saturday, June 27th at 8pm. Tickets are priced at €15 (€12 concession). Jason O’Callaghan will bring the mystical art of hypnosis to the stage in this breathtaking and hilarious show which promises to provide the laughter and fun for all.

Please contact the Nenagh Arts Centre box office by calling in to Banba Square, Nenagh, by phoning 067 34400 or, alternatively, by emailing the box office on manager@nenagharts.com.