The Forever Young Chorus have been asked to perform at the Bealtaine Festival launch in the IFI at 11am Tuesday May 2nd. The Forever Young Chorus, which an initiative of the CDETB Adult Education Service, Finglas, is group of senior citizens from Finglas who perform hits made famous by bands such as Blondie, Coldplay, The Kinks, Abba, Bob Dylan, The Talking Heads and much more…
The Bealtaine performance will include”The Moons”(by Paula Meehan) from a new choral commission by Composer Sean Doherty. Sean has taken a number of poems from Paula Meehan’s new anthology Geomantic and turned them into choral compositions.
Also, as part of the International Literature Festival Dublin, Forever Young will perform ‘The Moons at the Beauty of It’ at an event in Poetry Ireland Parnell Square hosted by poet, playwright and presenter Vincent Woods on Thursday May 25th.
To find out more about the Age and Opportunity Bealtaine Festival – Ireland’s national celebration of the arts and creativity as we age – check out their website HERE.
To find out more about The Forever Young Chorus click HERE.