Brighter Nights return to Ballycastle seafront

3 07 2014

Brighter Nights 2014

Ballycastle SDLP Councillor Dónal Cunningham has welcomed the return of the ‘Brighter ‘ Street Theatre and Entertainment events which will take place at  Ballycastle Seafront on Friday evenings at 7.45pm (all events are free of charge). The ‘Brighter Nights’ programme is funded by Moyle District Council and Moyle Policing and Community and Safety Partnership and delivered by the Arts Programme.

 The line up of performances is as follows

Friday 4th July

Oisin Charms

This’Great Escape’ has entertained thousands at Edinburgh. Fire juggling, escaping from a strait-jacket on a 7 foot unicycle, comedy and acrobatics from this Dublin-based act

 Friday 11th July

Sharp Dressed Men

New comedy juggling act from this highly skilled duo who perform diabolo, unicycle and more (and they are very well dressed too).

  Friday 18th July

Alice Through The Looking Glass

Watch Alice’s fantastical adventures after she enters the mirror in Lewis Carroll’s famous story. Meet Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Walrus and the Carpenter, The Lion and the Unicorn and the Jabberwock. Adaption by Michael Whitmore. Pacey, humorous, musical theatre accessible to all ages. This is a full length outdoor theatre show (approx 90 mins) with a short interval. Please bring small low backed picnic chairs and/or blankets. Picnics welcome

 Friday 25th July

Tennis Dennis

This plucky Kentucky-born tennis player attempts the impossible- squeezing himself through his tennis racket. Plus juggling, cool dance moves and a jaw-dropping finale

 Friday1st August

Babcock and Bobbins

Slapstick comedy, fire juggling, giraffe unicycle, stilt walking, rola bola amd fire breathing from this well loved comic duo

 Friday 8th August

Miss Shell

This colourful underwater creature sings, plays ukelele, performs a fish juggling routine, exquiste dolphin tricks and a fantastic multi hula hoop final.

 Friday 15th August

Chef Logy

Knife tricks, ear splitting whip cracks, potato juggling. Plus a death defying high balance act in which this wacky chef could be flambeed.

 Friday 22nd August

Journey Man Juggler

Comedy, Juggling, and a dramatic finale of fire juggling.