Mother Tongues Festival is the only Irish Festival to be shortlisted for the prestigious EFFE Award from the European Festivals Association in collaboration with the European Commission. . This biennial prize celebrates festivals that demonstrate artistic excellence and have a strong impact and local and regional development of cultural co-operation. … Continue readingMother Tongues festival shortlisted for prestigious European Award
Are you a visual artist with an interest in language? Do you perform in a language other than English? Then this call may be for you! The Mother Tongues Festival is looking for expressions of interest for its 2020 edition in Tallaght (22-23 Feb)! To … Continue readingCall for artists!
Imagine a place where people have fun speaking many different languages, a place where children and adults learn about culture, stories and languages through art-making, music and dance! This is what the Mother Tongues Festival was all about! Over the last two weekends we hosted … Continue readingMother Tongues Festival: an arts festival with a difference