Mon 18 Oct 2021
Critically acclaimed production Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of the Dubliners, now in its fifth year of touring, is to work closely with Tourism Ireland in a unique and exciting partnership that celebrates a deep and shared passion for the island of Ireland.
From their roots in O’Donoghue’s Pub in Dublin, Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of the Dubliners features all the highlights of an amazing fifty-year career, and tells the story of the Irish folk band that took the world by storm.
Featuring some of Ireland’s most talented musicians, singers and storytellers the show will be playing over 125 prestigious venues across the UK from this Autumn, including Andrew Lloyd Webber’s infamous Adelphi Theatre in the West End.
With Irish craic, music and humour throughout, Seven Drunken Nights immerses its audiences in the atmosphere of Ireland, giving people the chance to celebrate, through authentic music and creative theatre, part of Ireland’s rich cultural history.
Amongst many other exciting initiatives, the world class show, which will perform to millions of Irish music lovers and theatre goers across the world in the next few years, will preview the new Tourism Ireland advert and is a perfect fit for the promotional campaign #FillYourHeartWithIreland.
Julie Wakley, Tourism Ireland’s Head of Great Britian, said: “Tourism Ireland is delighted to be working with this production, the island or Ireland is world renowned for its vibrant music and culture offering and the show will bring a taste of this to audiences all over GB, ensuring that Ireland remains front of mind among prospective travellers and inspiring future visits to the destination.”
Creator and co-producer of the show Ged Graham adds: “This is such an exciting time for Seven Drunken Nights, it feels amazing to have the support of Tourism Ireland as we head out on the road for our 5th anniversary tour. The show has grown each year and this year is no different. We have such a loyal and enthusiastic fan base it’s fantastic to be promoting the country that means so much to me personally and to our audiences.”
Tickets to see them in Ipswich on Thursday 14 April 2022 are on sale now. Click here to book.