Gala opening at the Sudbury Theatre Centre – for the Joyce exhibit, Ambassador of Ireland, Mayor proclamation, all 3 anniversaries – Ulysses reading by Dr. Hoi Cheu – expert in Joyce at Laurentian U., music and dancing, honouring of local Irish people who have made a difference (given a framed copy of the 1916 Proclamation).
James Joyce Exhibit
Influential Irish writer and Poet Extraordinaire
Wine and Cheese Gala
Sudbury Theatre Centre
170 Shaughnessy Street, Sudbury
May 2, 2016—7:00 pm—9:30 pm
Hosted by Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann Sudbury Irish Arts Association and the City of Greater Sudbury.
$30.00 for members of CCE SIAA
$35.00 for non-members
Proclamation by Mayor Brian Bigger
Opening Remarks by H.E. Dr. Ray Bassett, Ambassador of Ireland to Canada
James Joyce Reading by Dr. Hoi Cheu, Laurentian University
Music by the Wild Geese and CCE SIAA Irish Folk Singers
Presentations of the 1916 Easter Rising Proclamation to Honorary Lt. Col. Kevin McCormick of the 2nd Battalion, Irish Regiment of Canada, President and Vice Chancellor, Huntington University and Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Ken McClure, Bridgit Ripley, Eileen Kennedy, Frank Horan, George Courtney, Mel O’Reilly, Pat Ecclestone, and Pat McGuire
Remarks for the City of Greater Sudbury Mackenzie Library
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