Buí Bolg’s Youth Group members made the most of their last week of summer holidays and attended our Summer School. Last time they focussed on circus skills such as acrobatics and performance. This time they learned how to make props and puppets and even how to perform with them. They also enhanced their circus skills further with rhythm and acting […]
After a long year of waiting the Bollywood movie ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ finally hit the big screen and we are so proud to be a part of it. The beautiful carnival scene which Buí Bolg features in creates a euphoric display of color, performance and music, offering a unique insight into the spectrum of Buí Bolg’s work. We are all […]
No ‘Killarney Summerfest’ without Buí Bolg! From July 27th to August 5th the Killarney Summerfest will take place and it is again bursting with many activities for the whole family. Between the amazing lakes and hills Buí Bolg will be responsible for the fun filled summer dressing lining the street of Killarney. Do not miss it!
Buí Bolg are having a blast at the moment in France. Last week they were guests at the ‘Festival Tonnerres de Brest’ where they met the new president of France, Francoise Hollande, who came to visit the amazing artists of ‘Le Fourneau’. This week they will dress up the ‘Festival les Vieilles Charroues’, in true Buí Bolg style. This festival […]
As a result of the ongoing connection between Wales and Wexford via the Coracle programme, the Welsh arts magazine ‘blown’ is going to publish a special article about Buí Bolg soon in their autumn/winter 2012 edition. Photographers from ‘blown’ magazine took an amazing photoshoot with Lucy and Colm in the workshop last week. Amongst all the costumes, animatronics and props […]
Everyone was amazed with our giant installation ‘Of Land and Sea’ in Laugharne Castle last week at the promenade event. This launch drew more crowds in this one day than the whole year put together. What a success!
Lucy has taken some well-deserved time off and Sheila Creevey has stepped into her shoes. The staff of Buí Bolg wish to welcome Sheila to the team and applaud her for taking on such an enormous task. She is off to a flying start!
Just a reminder that Buí Bolgs installation ‘Of Land and Sea’ is now on display in Laugharne Castle until the 29th July 2012. This amazing project, which is part of the Cultural Olympiad is well worth a quick trip to Wales. Just a ferry ride away from Rosslare Harbour, Laugharne is only a 40 minute drive from Pembroke Dock. See […]
The ties between Wexford and Wales have been strengthend even further. Thanks to the support of Coracle, University of Wales ‘Trinity St. David’ students, Sinéad Sexton and Meilir Evans, have gained some valuable work experience with Buí Bolg. These talented students are going to go far!
Buí Bolg have been all over Ireland and the UK in the last few weeks. The “Chancy Brothers” wowed the crowds in Skegness for the SO Festival last month, while our swans and pirates enchanted the locals in Galway at the Volco Ocean Race. Meanwhile in Peterborough our infamous giant flowers blossomed at the Vivacity Festival, until they got watered […]