29 May. 2015


  • Friday Night Social

    29 May - 28 Jul. 2015 / Join us for an early evening of music sharing, informative talks and live performances.

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  • Candlelight Salon: Yeats Day 2015

    12 Jun. 2015 / The Model is delighted to host a magical evening of music and conversation with renowned guests, including Dr. Margaret Harper, Mark Patrick Hederman, Eimear McBride, Susan Hiller, & Vincent Woods, with music and song performed by Emer Mayock and Mary McPartlan.

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  • St. Farnans present 'Cash on Delivery': as part of Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann

    10 Aug. 2015 / St Farnan’s Drama Group present a fast paced comedy ‘Cash on Delivery’. Directed by experienced director Jacinta Gormley and written by popular author Michael Cooney, the play is absolutely hilarious. If you like laughing (and who doesn’t), you have to go see “Cash On Delivery.”

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  • Midnight's All A-Glimmer: A Yeatsian Salon

    12 Jun. 2015 / To celebrate 150th anniversary of WB Yeats, we are delighted to present Psychic Lighthouse, which features the work of a number of contemporary artists; Clodagh Emoe, Joachim Koester, Maria Loboda, Goshka Macuga, Susan MacWilliam, Deirdre McKenna, Stephen Rennicks.

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  • Aniar @ The Model: as part of Só Sligo 2015

    10 Jun. 2015 / Sligo diners will be able to experience the exceptional cuisine of the award winning Galway based Aniar Restaurant. Five Course Tasting Menu with three glasses of wine.

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  • Yeats Day Concert

    14 Jun. 2015 / Eunjoo Goh (soprano) Aengus Kerrin (piano) Ramune Sakalauskaite (harp)

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  • All Ireland Performing Arts Conference: Question Everything (with Kindness)

    11 - 12 Jun. 2015 / The APAC15 programme, curated by Jo Mangan, is designed so that delegates question the norms, attitudes, models, means and practices that prevail in the performing arts today.

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  • Yurodny & No Crows: Sligo Cairde Arts Festival at The Model

    11 Jul. 2015 / An exciting double-bill of two of Ireland’s premier world music bands.

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  • Sligo Jazz Project 10th Anniversary Jam Sessions

    21 - 25 Jul. 2015 / Tuesday 21 July – Saturday 25 July

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  • Composition Workshops with Neil Martin

    22 - 26 Jun. 2015 / Suitable for 13 – 16 year olds with musical ability. Music Generation Sligo is a music education service for children and young people in County Sligo. It is part of Music Generation – Ireland’s National Music Education Programme, initiated by Music Network and funded by U2 and The Ireland Funds. For more info visit www.musicgenerationsligo.com for details.

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  • Songwriting workshop with Aminah Hughes

    27 Jun. 2015 / Suitable for all levels Singer/songwriter, Aminah Hughes, brings SongCraft to The Model, a lyrics based workshop that covers the juiciest aspects of songwriting, from autobiographical to political, poetry to balladry, utilising the art of storytelling in a contemporary structure.

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  • Early Years Jazz workshop with Nick Roth: In Conunction with Sligo Jazz Project

    24 Jul. 2015 / 11am for 2 – 4 year olds 12.15pm for 4 – 6 year olds Come and join in with saxophonist Nick Roth in a celebration of Magic, Jazz and the Midsummer; an early years workshop. Watch out though, the Abracadabra song may stay with you for some time!

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  • Mini Céili

    14 Aug. 2015 / Suitable for all ages. Our Mini Céili is suited for all children (and their accompanying adults) from baby right through to 12 years old. The Céili will encourage the spirit of free dancing as well as some easy to follow ceidhlidh dances and will feature a soft play area, art activities and some young Céili dance groups.

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  • Family Concert with Kíla

    14 - 15 Aug. 2015 / Kíla are an outstanding Irish band playing an exciting fusion of Irish and Eastern European music. Kíla have created their own distinctive style of world music, which has won over audiences around the world through their nine recordings to date and their spectacular live performances. Don’t miss their wonderfully interactive and eclectic music which is simply brimming with energy and vitality.

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  • Ouch Entertainment presents Hot Potato

    15 - 16 Aug. 2015 / An outdoor street spectacle featuring circus, theatre, Johnny Logan & potatoes.

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  • The Model Music Residency: Bog Bodies

    06 May - 16 Jul. 2015 / A Model Residency featuring cross genre musicians & composers Robert Stillman, Sean Carpio, Anders Holst and film maker Ben Rowley supported by The Arts Council of Ireland (Music Project Award).

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  • The Model & Fleadh Cheoil Family Concert

    09 Aug. 2015 / In celebration of the beginning of Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann 2015 (here in Sligo for the second year running) join us for an Informal Music afternoon with a traditional twist suitable for all the family! Seamie O’Dowd will host an afternoon that will kick off a very exciting week of ceoil & craic.

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  • IFI Family Festival at The Model

    11 - 12 Aug. 2015 / Featuring some of the best children’s films from around the world in a unique programme that comprises screenings and workshops.

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  • The Model joins Cairde Arts Festival at Parkfest

    12 Jul. 2015 / Celebrating arts, craft, culture, food, music, circus and fun!

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