The Trinity Bar
In The Heart Of Dublin
Irish Songs and Stories is an authentic and immersive celebration of Irish culture, blending captivating music, food and enchanting storytelling to create a mesmerising experience for all audiences
February 29th 2024
Every Thursday 5.15pm
ABOUT THE SHOW
Irish Songs & Stories
An immensely popular Irish music show that is known for its captivating storytelling and world-class performances. It is a truly unique experience that combines Irish food, Irish dance, and storytelling. This is no ordinary night out, but a celebration of Irish culture and heritage that has captivated mixed audiences of all ages.
The show, called “Irish Songs and stories,” is the creation of a group of passionate Irish artists and performers who came together with a shared vision to create something truly special. The result is a unique fusion of traditional Irish songs, Irish dancing and storytelling combined with an unforgettable 3-course Irish meal. As guests enter the intimate venue, they are transported back in time to a world of myth and legend, where the stories of Irish music come alive. Sean Coffey, Guitarist and singer/storyteller and Sharon Hussey ( fiddle, flutes and mandolin) weave together tales of heroes and villains, love and loss, and the enduring spirit of the Irish people. As the stories unfold, the audience will experience breathtaking display of Irish dance across the stage in a display of skill and grace. The energy is infectious, and it’s impossible not to tap your feet to the lively music. The food is another highlight of the evening. Each dish is carefully crafted to reflect the rich culinary heritage of Ireland, with locally sourced ingredients and traditional recipes passed down through generations. From the hearty beef and stout Irish stew to the famous Bacon and Cabbage with parsely sauce. Every bite is a celebration of the flavours and traditions of this magical country. As the night draws to a close, guests are left with a sense of euphoria, having been transported to a world where music, dance, and food blend together to create an unforgettable experience. For those lucky enough to attend “Irish Songs and Stories” it’s a night they will never forget.
Sean Coffey, a renowned Irish singer in the Dublin Temple Bar music scene, has been entertaining audiences for many years with his diverse range of song choices. From contemporary hits to traditional Irish ballads, Sean has a repertoire that can cater to all music preferences. His unique style features engaging with the audience and sharing humorous stories, making his performances an unforgettable experience.
Sharon is a talented musician and composer based in Dublin. She is skilled in an array of instruments including fiddle, tin-whistle, guitar, mandolin, banjo, and flute. Her latest album showcases her vocal abilities as well. Sharon has played with wellknown Irish artists including The Dubliners, Finbar Furey, and Sharon Shannon. She comes from a musical family and was influenced by her father’s diverse taste in music which is evident in her ability to play along with any genre of music, from reggae to heavy metal. At 19, she released her debut album “Inisheer” and has since performed all over the world, earning her the 2010 Golden Fiddle Award in Melbourne, Australia.
Our world champion Irish dancers are a group of extraordinarily talented dancers who have achieved the pinnacle of success in their craft. They have not only won prestigious competitions around the world, but have also toured with some of the most iconic Irish dance productions in history, including Lord of the Dance and Riverdance. With their precision, grace, and athleticism, they captivate audiences with their incredible performances, bringing the joy and energy of Irish dance to fans all over the world. They are truly a world-class group of dancers who continue to awe and inspire audiences everywhere they go.
Traditional 3 Course Dinner
Killybegs Seafood Chowder served with homemade Irish Stout Bread.
Wild Atlantic Smoked Salmon served on potato farls with chive crème fraiche, capers and salad garnish.
Chicken Wings, available in a choice of either hot and spicy or barbecue sauces served with a celery stick and a blue cheese dip
Traditional Irish Bacon and Cabbage served with honey roast carrots, mash potato and parsley sauce.
Beef and Irish Stout Stew served with homemade brown bread.
Cottage Pie, premium mince beef and root vegetables topped with creamy mash accompanied by a rich red wine jus.
Clonakilty Pork and Leek Sausages served on a bed of creamy mash potato topped with an onion gravy.
Cashel Blue Cheese Salad, baby leaf spinach, broccoli, cherry tomatoes, red onion, black olives, cashel blue cheese tossed in house dressing.
Wild Mushroom and Courgette Pasta served in a white wine and cream sauce topped with Parmesan cheese files.
Homemade Baileys and Toblerone Cheesecake Or Selection of Ice Cream (Vanilla, Strawberry or Chocolate)
Please note all Allergens are listed on the menu at the Venue. If you have a special dietary requirement please give us 24 hours notice in advance.