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Tales from the Holywell brings to the national stage, in words, music and song, Damien Dempsey’s reflections on his childhood, the early stages of his music-making and life as an Irish musician. Directed by Conor McPherson, the production explores how a young boy from Dublin’s northside found his voice, his muse and his tribe.
Raised on Holywell Crescent, Donaghmede, Damien has enjoyed a career in music, spanning more than 20 years,which has included the release of ten albums and stage performances with Bob Dylan and Sinead O’Connor. His work is known for its integrity and its passion – a powerful combination that has brought him renown as a live performer.
Commissioned by the Abbey Theatre, Tales from the Holywell, promises to offer a new dimension to our understanding and appreciation of one of our great musical storytellers.
For booking information: https://booking.abbeytheatre.ie/events/15917