Baboró - International Arts Festival for Children (17th - 23rd October 2016)
Baboro, Ireland’s premier international arts festival for children and families runs in Galway city and county this year from 17th - 23rd October 2016 featuring Theatre, Dance, Literature, Music, Puppetry, Workshops and Visual Art for all ages.
Some of the highlights of the 2016 festival are expected to be the The Secret Life of Suitcases (4yrs+), Amhrán na Mara (all ages), Aston's Stones (3-6yrs), A Story about a Sheep called Peep (3-6yrs), The Long Way North (8yrs+), Alice Underground (all ages), Voyage (7yrs+) and many more...
Baboró originated as an offshoot of Galway Arts Festival in 1996, specialising in shows for children and younger people. See the magic of well-known stories come to dazzling life on the stage. Special treats are also in store for everyone with beautiful exhibitions, readings and workshops. Come to Galway to experience this delightful Festival and explore this beautiful family-friendly city.
The biggest Baboro International Arts Festival For Children programme to date features artists and companies from around the world including a very strong Irish programme of work for children and families to enjoy the magic of Baboro together. This year sees the largest weekend proramme ever presenting a variety of inspirational work and performances for children of all ages ranging from 18 months to teenagers - and of course adults too.
The 2016 programme will be available from early September to be downloaded at www.baboro.ie