Sonntag, 25 Februar 2018
Nina Hynes: In Wim Wenders‘ Living Room

Nina Hynes: In Wim Wenders‘ Living Room

Just in time for the kick-off of the 68th Berlin International Film Festival, Nina Hynes spoke to Irish Culture Events about visual inspiration, the movie that brought her to Berlin and supporting long-term friend Glen Hansard for two nights in Admiralspalast on February 20th and 21st. Q: You were born and raised in Ireland, toured…

DÚlamán: The inclusiveness of Irish culture is part of the magic

DÚlamán: The inclusiveness of Irish culture is part of the magic

Before their upcoming show in Admiralspalast (Sunday, January 21st), we spoke to Seán McCarthy, the producer and mastermind of Dúlamán – Voice of the Celts. Q: Would you tell our readers a bit more about the name Dúlamán? A: The literal translation is a form of seaweed, but the song tells a bigger story. Dúlamán…

Moya Brennan: Sometimes it seems like all roads lead back to Donegal

Moya Brennan: Sometimes it seems like all roads lead back to Donegal

Moya Brennan, singer, songwriter, producer and harpist from Donegal, is currently touring her latest release “Canvas”. In ICE's latest Q&A, she opens up about the inspiring forces behind her music, touring Germany then and now, music as a family affair and healing after a difficult year. Interview: Franziska Kast, Irish Culture Events, Berlin Q: You…

MARK GEARY: CHOOSE YOUR BATTLES

MARK GEARY: CHOOSE YOUR BATTLES

An interview with Mark Geary - Franziska Kast, Irish Culture Events, 2017 Q: You’re touring your latest release The Fool, which has only been out there for a little over a month now. Any irony involved in the title? A: Ahhhh. Well they say it takes a wise man to act the fool. Not sure…

Irish Culture Events hat mein Konzert in Berlin unterstützt. Das Team war eine große Hilfe, und sie sind fantastische Menschen. Ich wünsche ICE alles Gute, und ich freue mich auf ein Wiedersehen in Berlin!
Luka Bloom, Irish Singer Songwriter
Wir hoffen, dass diese Seite, die von der Botschaft mitinitiiert wurde, das irische Leben Berlins stärker ins Bewusstsein seiner Bewohner und Besucher rückt und somit die Bande zwischen Irland und Berlin weiter stärkt.
H.E. Michael Collins, Ambassador of Ireland to Germany
Unser Land besteht nicht nur aus Guinness und Leprechauns. Ich denke, was Menschen aus anderen Ländern anzieht ist die Tatsache, dass unsere Kultur so offen ist. (…) Das macht vermutlich einen Teil der Faszination aus, die Irland auf Menschen ausübt oder die sie empfinden, wenn sie mit unserer Kultur in Berührung kommen.
Seán McCarthy, the producer and mastermind of Dúlamán – Voice of the Celts.