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Baboró 2022

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This year's festival will welcome thousands of children from 0 to 13 years, their families and teachers from Friday 14th to Sunday 23rd October. Baboró returns to a full programme of over 50 live events for an extended festival of 10 days across theatres, galleries, schools and communities in Galway City and County.

The international festival, which celebrates children, families and community through art in all of its forms, will be welcoming companies from all over Ireland and Europe, including Belgium, Italy, Norway, Denmark, Scotland and England. Families and schools are invited to immerse themselves in dance, theatre, circus, spectacle, art and stories from near and far.

Baboró is a festival for all children up to 13 years and will include a focus on European work for early years children (0-6 yrs), residencies in special schools, child-led projects and outreach to schools across the city and county. There are free events for families and schools including literature, visual arts and outdoor events in city and county venues.

For full details please see the Baboro website

PERFORMANCE
Tiébélé O’Donoghue Centre, NUI Galway 18 mths - 5 yrs   Tickets
Der Lauf Black Box Theatre 8 yrs +   Tickets
Tiny Mutiny / An Ceannairc Beag Bídeach Ionad Cultúrtha an Phiarsaigh, Ros Muc
Spanish Arch, Galway City
5 yrs +    
Family Portrait Mick Lally Theatre, Druid Lane 4 to 12 yrs   Tickets
The Sleep that Ceased to Settle An Taibhdhearc 9 yrs +   Tickets
Paper Play O’Donoghue Centre, NUI Galway 0 to 3 yrs   Tickets
What Colour is the Rain? O’Donoghue Centre, NUI Galway 0 to 3 yrs   Tickets
I Wish I Was A Mountain Town Hall Theatre & The Mall 7 to 12 yrs   Tickets
Grand Soft Day O’Donoghue Centre, NUI Galway 3 to 6 yrs   Tickets
Rothar An Taibhdhearc 4 to 8 yrs   Tickets
The Glasshouse Town Hall Theatre 6 to 12 yrs   Tickets
Of Bluebells and Butterflies Mick Lally Theatre, Druid Lane 0 to 12 mths   Tickets
Cornici/ Frames Ballybane Library 2 to 5 yrs   Tickets
UP-CLOSE ON TOUR & Spanish Arch, Galway City 7 yrs +   Tickets
Du Er Her/ You Are Here Mick Lally Theatre, Druid Lane 2 to 6 yrs   Tickets
VISUAL ART
Widden Ar Geels Galway Arts Centre, Dominick St. All Ages    
FOLD Engage Art Studios, Salthill 2 to 8 yrs    
MUSIC & NATURE | LITERATURE
Get Curious on the Shore Grattan Beach, Salthill 3 yrs + / 5 yrs +   Tickets
The Ministry for All Beings St. Nicholas' Church car park 5 yrs +   Tickets
Seisiún na nÓg Áras na nGael, Dominick St. All Ages   Tickets
A Hug For You Mick Lally Theatre, Druid Lane 3 yrs +   Tickets
Storytime with Charlie Byrne's Bookshop All Ages    
Manage Your Moody Monsters Mick Lally Theatre, Druid Lane 3 yrs +   Tickets
I Want to Speak Ukrainian Ballybane Library 8 yrs +   Tickets
CREATIVE CONNECTIONS WORKSHOPS
An Mala Lesko / Hand Telling Galway Arts Centre, Dominick St. 6 yrs + 15 Oct Tickets
Robot Races PorterShed, Bowling Green 7 to 12 yrs 16 Oct Tickets
Family FOLD Engage Art Studios, Salthill 2 to 8 yrs 19 Oct Tickets
Ba Boom! Ba Boom! Áras na nGael, Dominick St. 8 to 12 yrs 22 Oct Tickets
Mincéir Flower Making Galway Arts Centre, Dominick St. 6 yrs + 22 Oct Tickets
Upcycling Design Challenge PorterShed, Bowling Green 7 to 12 yrs 23 Oct Tickets
Japanese Drawing Workshop PorterShed, Bowling Green 7 to 12 yrs 23 Oct Tickets
ADULT TALKS
A Journey in Education, Art & Creative Practice Galway Arts Centre   15 Oct Tickets
Opening Doors O'Donoghue Centre, NUIG   17 Oct Tickets
Towards Sustainability THT Studio   18 Oct Tickets
What Do Artists Need? THT Studio   19 Oct Tickets
Reflecting on LEAP O'Donoghue Centre, NUIG   20 Oct Tickets
The Art of Collaboration O'Donoghue Centre, NUIG   21 Oct Tickets
ADULT WORKSHOPS
Making Work with & for autistic young audiences Nuns Island Theatre   19 Oct Tickets
Teacher FOLD Engage Art Studios   19 Oct Tickets
Croí and Gaoth: sing, dance, play! Nuns Island Theatre   20 Oct Tickets
An Immersive Deep Dive Nuns Island Theatre   21 Oct Tickets

For full details please see the Baboro website



TICKETS:
Varies