Tour

Ongoing Event

Storytelling & Irish Song Tours with Helena
Combining her love of Irish folklore and passion for Irish music, Helena Byrne regularly performs as a seanchaí (storyteller) and singer for both private and public events. Helena’s storytelling interweaves tales of the Other World and the mysterious Fairy Folk with traditional Irish songs and wonderful insights into the Irish life of days gone by.
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Public Shows 2017

Further dates are being added throughout the year.

August 5
Walsh’s Bar – Traditional Irish Party (with storytelling, dancing & music)
72 Connaught Street, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland – 7pm start with music, Helena’s Storytelling 9pm start approx – Free Entry
Walsh’s Bar, Athlone, Co. Westmeath

August 12
Children’s Storytelling at the Portavogie Seafood Festival
Portavogie Harbour, Newtownards, Co. Down, BT22 1EA, UK
12:30pm, 2:15pm & 3:45pm – Free Entry
Event Website

August 14
Yurt At The Yard – Children’s Storytelling for Age 4+
Castle Yard, Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
11am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm – Tickets €5
Event Website

September 7
William J. Flynn Center for Irish Studies
CANCELLED DUE TO HURRICANE HARVEY

September 9
Irish Cultural Museum of New Orleans
CANCELLED DUE TO HURRICANE HARVEY

September 19
‘On Yer Bike’ at Studio Theatre, dlr LexIcon, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
Helena appears in this stage show featuring a compilation of the work of famous local writers – James Joyce, Samuel Beckett, Hugh Leonard, Flann O’Brien, Maeve Binchy, John Millington Synge, Van Morrison, Seamus Heaney and Joseph O’Connor.
7.30pm – Tickets €10 and €8 (Concession)
‘On Yer Bike’ Website

October 28
Embassy of Ireland – Children’s Storytelling
Washington DC, USA
Free Entry, Booking Required
Register for 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM Session
Register for 12:00 AM – 1:15 PM Session

 

Ongoing Event

Storytelling & Irish Song with Helena
Combining her love of Irish folklore and passion for Irish music, Helena Byrne regularly performs as a seanchaí (storyteller) and singer in Dublin and further afield. Helena’s storytelling interweaves tales of the Other World and the mysterious Fairy Folk with traditional Irish songs and wonderful insights into the Irish life of days gone by.
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An Evening of Food, Folklore & Fairies
Helena is a resident storyteller with Irish Folk Tours and regularly hosts ‘An Evening of Food, Folklore & Fairies’. The evening unfolds over a candlelit dinner in an intimate setting above Dublin’s oldest pub.
Irish Folk Tours Website

 

Previous US Tours


Thank you so much to all those who attended Helena’s Scéal Tour in September 2016 and Helena’s US East Coast Tour in March 2017.

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