Storytelling by Eddie Lenihan: Galway Arts Centre at Nuns Island Theatre

Galway Arts Centre

Join us at this very special storytelling event with master storyteller, seanchaí and author Eddie Lenihan. Sharing Irish heritage and history for over 50 years, Eddie Lenihan has dedicated his life to collecting Irish oral histories and stories and publishing over 17 books. A national treasure, he has delighted generations of people in Ireland and all over the world with his stories of faeries, (The Good People) ogres, monsters, banshees, giants, ghosts and much, much more. Expect some spine-tingling scary stories for older children and adults!

Galway Arts Centre presents a range of exciting events across its two venues; Nuns Island Theatre and 47 Dominick Street from 6pm – Midnight for this very special Culture Night! Expect master storytelling, artists conversations, music, song and craic!
All events are connected to the current exhibition of the 2021 Turner Prize winning art installation The Druthaib’s Ball by Array Collective.

Genres: Folklore | Archives, Heritage (Tangible | Intangible), History, Spoken Word, Storytelling | Oral History
Age Suitability: 9+
Features: Family friendly, Wheelchair accessible
Address: Nun’s Island Theatre, Nun’s Island, Galway, Ireland
Locations: Galway City
Event Start Time (pm)
6 pm
Event End Time (pm)
7 pm
Booking required
Fully Booked