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
After the resounding success of our first edition, we are glad to announce that the Mother Tongues Festival 2019 will take place on March 2019 and it will be a celebration of Ireland’s linguistic diversity, with performances and workshops in many different languages. The festival … Continue readingMother Tongues Festival 2019
On 24th February we celebrated UNESCO International Mother Language Day and the first birthday of Mother Tongues with a Festival of languages. The idea for the first Mother Tongues Festival started over coffee during a sunny afternoon in August 2017 and, as the project developed, … Continue readingGreat success for the First Mother Tongues Festival!