Past US Tours

“Thank you so much to everyone who joined me along the way during my East & West Coast, and Deep South US tours this year”

Helena will be returning to tour the USA in 2020. Below you will find details of her past US tours.

Helena has toured extensively in the USA, performing in…

Washington DC: The Embassy of Ireland, Washington DC.
New York: The Rambling House, Bronx – New York Irish Center, Queens – The Irish American Heritage Museum, Albany – Comhaltas Branch ‘Craobh Dugan’, Clinton – Buffalo Irish Center (Comhaltas Branch ‘Martin Wynne’), Buffalo – St. John Fisher College, Rochester – St. Ann’s Church, Syracuse.
Connecticut: Yale University, New Haven – Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum, Hamden – Quinnipiac University, Hamden – Irish Heritage Society of Milford, Milford.
New Jersey: Sea Girt Lighthouse (Irish American Cultural Institute), Sea Girt – Drew University (Irish American Cultural Institute), Madison – Rod’s Olde Irish Tavern, Sea Girt.
Massachusetts: The Irish Cultural Centre of New England, Canton – Cape Cod Irish Village, Cape Cod.
Georgia: First Annual Historic College Temple Storytelling Festival, Newnan – Norcross Cultural Arts & Community Centre, Norcross.
Rhode Island: Hibernian Hall, Newport.
New Hampshire: Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, Peterborough.
California: United Irish Cultural Center, San Francisco – Aesop’s Fablers, Sacramento – Dublin/San Jose Sister City Program, San Jose – Monterey Public Library, Monterey.
Texas: General Consulate of Ireland, Austin – University of St. Thomas, Houston.
Mississippi: Celtic Heritage Society of Mississippi, Jackson .
Tennessee: Memphis Irish Society & The Brass Door, Memphis.
Missouri: Washington University & The Kerry Cottage, St. Louis.

On October 27th and 28th 2017 Helena was given the honor of performing at the Embassy of Ireland in Washington DC, and met with Irish Ambassador to the US Daniel Mulhall.
Photos by Marty Katz and Jörn Rodaebel.

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“She is a gifted storyteller, performer & singer, bringing to life Irish folklore & culture interwoven with Traditional Irish songs. The audiences at the embassy, young & old alike, were very impressed with Ms. Byrne’s performances & storytelling.”– Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to the USA, December 2017

For Bookings: Email Helena@HelenaByrne.com

Reviews of Helena’s ‘Pursuit of Happiness’ Tour,
East Coast Leg, May 2018

‘One Day in Sacramento’,
The ‘Pursuit of Happiness’ Tour, May 2018

‘Irish Fortune Telling Games’ in Newport RI,
The ‘Pursuit of Happiness’ Tour, May 2018

‘Will You Go to D.C., Lassie Go’
Helena live at the Irish Embassy, Washington DC, October 2017

‘2017 Reflections’,
Montage of Helena’s Performances Throughout 2017

Reviews of Helena’s ‘Scéal’ Tour,
September 2016

‘One Day in Georgia’,
‘Scéal’ Tour, September 2016

‘Wild Mountain Thyme’,
Live in Norcross GA, ‘Scéal’ Tour, September 2016

‘The People’,
‘Scéal’ Tour, September 2016

For Bookings or to Find Out More: Email Helena@HelenaByrne.com

USA – THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS TOUR 2018

*Down South – October 2018*

October 2nd 2018
Consulate General of Ireland – Austin TX
515 Congress Ave #1720, Austin, TX 78701, USA

October 4th 2018
University of St. Thomas – Houston TX
3800 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006, USA

October 7th 2018
Celtic Heritage Society of Mississippi – Jackson MS
Fairview Inn, 734 Fairview St, Jackson, MS 39202, USA

October 9th 2018
Memphis Irish Society – Memphis TN
House Concert in Germantown Area, Memphis, TN, USA

October 10th 2018
Memphis Irish Society – Memphis TN
The Brass Door, 152 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38103

October 11th 2018
Washington University – Saint Louis MO
One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130, USA

October 12th 2018
The Kerry Cottage – Saint Louis MO
2119 S. Big Bend Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63117

*Scotland*

October 21st 2018
Scottish International Storytelling Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland
‘Enchanted Garden – Growing Stories, Growing Trees’ at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

October 22nd 2018
Scottish International Storytelling Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland
‘Open Hearth – Young at Heart’ at the Scottish Storytelling Centre

Helena’s Scéal Tour Dates – September 2016

September 12
Irish American Cultural Institute
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
Sea Girt Lighthouse, 9 Ocean Ave, Sea Girt, NJ, USA

September 13
Rambling House
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
4292 Katonah Ave, Bronx, NY 10470, USA

September 14
New York Irish Center
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
1040 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101, USA

September 15
Quinnipiac University in assoc. with Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum
Performance of Irish folklore & History of the Great Famine
275 Mt Carmel Ave, Hamden, CT, USA

September 16
The Irish Cultural Centre of New England
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
200 New Boston Drive, Canton, MA, USA

September 17
Private Event
Cape Cod, MA, USA

September 18
Cape Cod Irish Village
Afternoon of Irish folklore stories & songs
822 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA, USA

September 20
The Irish American Heritage Museum
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
370 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207, USA

September 21
Comhaltas Branch “Craobh Dugan”
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
Kirkland Art Center at 9 1/2 E Park Row, Clinton, NY 13323, USA

September 22
Comhaltas Branch “Martin Wynne”
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
Buffalo Irish Centre, 245 Abbott Rd, Buffalo, NY 14220, USA

September 24
First Annual Historic College Temple Storytelling Festival
Featured Storyteller
McRitchie-Hollis Museum, 74 Jackson St, Newnan, GA 30263, USA

September 24
Norcross Cultural Arts & Community Centre
Evening of Irish folklore stories & songs
10 College St NW, Norcross, GA 30071

Helena’s East Coast Tour – March 2017

March 21
Irish American Cultural Institute Jersey Shore Chapter
VENUE CHANGED: Rod’s Olde Irish Tavern, 507 Washington Blvd., Sea Girt, NJ 08750, USA @ 7pm

March 22
Drew University (In association with the Irish American Cultural Institute)
Crawford Hall, 36 Madison Ave, Madison, NJ 07940, USA @ 7pm

March 23
Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum
3011 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518, USA @ 6pm (5pm wine reception)

March 25
Irish Cultural Center of New England
200 New Boston Dr, Canton, MA 02021, USA @ 7.30pm

March 26
Irish Heritage Society of Milford
131 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT 06460, USA @ 1pm

March 27
Irish American Heritage Museum
370 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207, USA @ 7pm

March 28
St. John Fisher College
3690 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14618, USA @ 7pm

March 29
Central New York IACI Chapter
St. Ann’s Church, 4471 Onondaga Blvd., Syracuse, N.Y. @ 7pm